Italian Lakes, Lake Maggiore
The Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromées, undoubtedly the most exclusive hotel on the shores of Lake Maggiore, represents elegance and luxury, paired with first-class facilities and enchanting views of the Borromean Islands and the Alps. Ideally situated just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the picturesque town of Stresa, this wonderful hotel opened in 1863 and has hosted a number of prominent guests, including Ernest Hemingway and Clark Gable.
The hotel benefits from a wide range of facilities including stylish public areas, the lavish Il Borromeo Restaurant, a health club and swimming pools. The interior of the guest rooms relives the Belle Epoque era, with Impero or Maggiolini style taking you on an adventure with lavish drapes, warm, rich colours, fabrics, and Murano chandeliers.
Perfect for those in search of peace and relaxation, The Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromées has the most magical surroundings and oozes the romance you expect from a luxury Lake Maggiore trip. For the more active guests, there is a selection of water sports, horse riding and a number of golf courses located nearby.
The hotel has 179 rooms. Child prices apply to ages 2-7 years.
Minimum stay 3 nights.
Included With: Bed & Breakfast, Half Board, Full Board
Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear long trousers in the evening.
Open 7.30am - 10.30am, 12.30pm - 2pm and 7.45pm - 10pm
Breakfast is buffet style serving a variety of hot and cold dishes, and lunch and dinner are a la carte offering fine Italian cuisine. During the summer, guests may enjoy dining on the terrace and garden.
This restaurant has been certified by AIC (Italian Celiac Association) as safe for gluten intolerant people.
Enjoy an aperitif in the hotels comfortable bar.
Open 10.30am - 7pm (normally open May - September)
The poolside snack bar is open during the summer months and serves freshly prepared sandwiches, salads, and some à la carte dishes, along with delicious desserts and ice creams.
The hotel has two swimming pools including an indoor heated pool.
Spa with sauna and Turkish bath.
Fitness room available for guests to use.
Relax in the lounge after a busy day of sightseeing.
Enjoy a trip round Italy on a complimentary bike.
Max 3 Adults
Twin Garden View Rooms are comfortable, elegant, and peaceful. They enjoy a view of the hotels luxuriant park and mountains surrounding Lake Maggiore. Most of the garden view rooms also have a balcony. All rooms have either a king-size bed or twin beds.
Max 3 Adults
Twin Front Lake View Balcony Rooms provide comfort, space, and an unrivalled view of this beautiful Italian lake. All rooms have either a king-size bed or twin beds.
Max 3 Adults
Junior Suites Front Lake View/ Balcony rooms have stunning views over Lake Maggiore, with a king-size bed or twin beds and living area with breakfast table.
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geoffmorgan, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Wonderful stay in the most exquisite of hotel