Splendido Bay Luxury Spa Resort

Italy, Lake Garda

  • A five star hotel overlooking the shores of Lake Garda 
  • Choose from a range of treatments and facilities at the spa
  • Relax by the swimming pool or on the hotel’s private beach
  • Six bars and restaurants with spectacular views and exquisite cuisine

Splendido Bay Luxury Spa Resort offers guests the chance to simply relax and immerse themselves in the tranquillity of Lake Garda. It’s located on the shores of the lake, where you can enjoy the hotel’s private beach, as well as boat trips, snorkelling and swimming. The hotel itself features and spa and a swimming pool surrounded by loungers and Bali beds. 

Choose from delicious Italian dishes and local delicacies, as well as international options during your stay. There are 900 carefully selected wines on the menu, and guests can also order food and drink to their loungers by the pool or on the beach. Explorers will love the mountain trails surrounding the hotel, as well as the complimentary shuttle which runs into Desenzano during the day.

The hotel has 76 guest rooms.


A  range of hotel child prices applies to ages 2, 3-11 & 12-17 years.


Bars & Restaurants

Buffet Restaurant

The buffet breakfast restaurant features delicate pastries, fresh breads and baked goods, fresh fruits and vegetables, delicious eggs cooked to order and hot dishes.

Open: For breakfast

BBay Bistro

This chic, modern bistro restaurant offers a menu of fresh salads, creative meat and fish dishes, finger food and delicious drinks. Dine in the restaurant, on the terrace or order food straight to your lounger.

Il Rivale

This traditional restaurant features elegant décor and a romantic terrace. Housed in a 17th Century building, the interiors offer a spectacular setting, with a table in the wine cellar. Menus include traditional Italian dishes with international influences.

Breakfast Room on Lake Garda

Dine in the chic interiors or on the sunny veranda as you take in the views of Lake Garda. Breakfast includes continental options, as well as cooked meals, cereals and more.

Open: For breakfast


The hotel’s fish restaurant offers elegant surroundings and melt in the mouth dishes washed down with a selection of over 900 wines and champagnes. Overlooking the marina, this is the perfect place for a romantic meal.


This trendy, modern restaurant offers delicate appetisers and succulent unique dishes. The menu features burgers, salads, pastas and over 10 types of brioche.

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pool

Relax on the sun terrace surrounding the crystal clear swimming pool. Guests can order food and drinks straight to their loungers and enjoy the luscious hotel gardens and views of Lake Garda. There is also an indoor swimming pool at the spa.


The sandy beach of Lake Garda is located in front of the Splendido Luxury Spa Resort, where guests can relax on Bali beds or sun loungers.

Spa & Wellness

Splendido You Padenghe Sul Garda

This luxurious spa offers a range of treatments for guests to enjoy, as well as an indoor swimming pool, sauna, Turkish bath and shower circuit. Treatments include massages, facials and wraps.

Open: 10:00 – 19:00

Fitness Area

Offering guests the use of Technogym equipment, keep fit and active on your holiday using the hotel’s cardio and weight machines.

Open: 07:00 – 22:00

Activities & Entertainment

Kuoki Wine Shop

Take home your favourite bottles from the Splendido Luxury Spa Resort’s excellent selection of local and international wines.

Shuttle Bus

Guests can enjoy the complimentary shuttle bus to Desenzano twice per day. The bus runs between the hotel and the town, where you can enjoy historic buildings, shops, bars, cafés and restaurants.

About the location
Located on the shores of Lake Garda, Splendido Bay Luxury Spa Resort is ideal for those wanting to relax and explore. Enjoy the beautiful views of the sparkling lake, as well as the mountains surrounding the area. Explorers can hike or mountain bike through the trails and take in panoramic views of the area, while those wanting to relax can spend days on the beach and swimming in the lake.

A complimentary shuttle bus takes guests into Desenzano twice daily. Just a six minute drive away, the town is located on the water and offers visitors a chance to soak up the history and culture of the area. The town’s architecture dates back to the 18th Century, and offers traditional Italian design, with a pretty harbour area to discover. Dine al fresco and watch the quiet activity of the town, or visit the castle.
Nearest airport
Splendido Bay Luxury Spa Resort is a 30 minute drive from Verona Airport.
Classic Double

Sleeps up to 2 adults

These elegant rooms offer guests a king size bed, flat screen TV, desk, armchairs and a small private garden. There is also a minibar, walk in closet and an en suite bathroom with shower (some rooms feature a bath).

a bedroom with a bed and desk in a room
Superior Room

Sleeps up to 2 adults

These spacious rooms have elegant décor and chic details, with a flat screen TV, desk, minibar and small seating area. There is also a walk in wardrobe and an en suite bathroom with a shower (some rooms feature a bath).

Junior Suite

Sleeps up to 3 adults

The large suites feature neutral décor and a separate bedroom with a king size bed, as well as a living room with comfortable seating, a desk and flat screen TV. There is a minibar, espresso machine, and a small porch with garden furniture and views of Lake Garda. The en suite bathroom has a shower and there is also a walk in wardrobe.


Sleeps up to 3 adults & 1 child

Suites are decorated in similar tones to the rest of the rooms however, they have the added addition of a living room which provides extra space and comfort. Facitilies inclue a minibar, safe and air conditioning.

Suite Executive

Sleeps up to 3 adults & 1 child

Suite Executive rooms are the largest of all the room types and enjoy the luxury of two double rooms, two bathrooms  and a living room. They offer wonderful views of the lake as well as a small private garden. 

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Can not fault this hotel and spa.
MPB2012, Brighton, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Sep 26 2022
We had a really lovely holiday here for our anniversary and I would definatley recommend. Everything was perfect from the staff who were all really friendly and helpful to the spa and treatments we...
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Fantastic Break For Our Wedding Anniversary
Tripadvisor review Sep 20 2022
Our first time here at the Splendido resort and we have not been disappointed. From the pick up onwards the staff have been very attentive.The Italians are so nice ! The concierge Tony arranged a...
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