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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel and if you have a lake view room like we did you're almost in Heaven. Rooms had a terrace and are very good size. Although the photographs on the site do not reflect this , the rooms have new carpets and upholstery with beautiful paintings and antique furniture. The Lobby is grand and takes you back in time...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a small group to Stresa in October. Although higher priced then other hotels, the experience did not disappoint. Grand and opulent Italian historic palace décor. Rooms were very nice, spa is world renowned and offers wide variety of treatments and even quick hair styling. Lobby bar and patios overlook lake. Easy 10 minute walk to town on path down...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very picturesque hotel. View of the lake and Italian Alps from some rooms. Every floor has its own fabulous display of art. Wonderful atmosphere. Food was very good. Service was excellent. Ten minute walk to town along the lake. Quaint Italian town. Good shopping area. Nice linens, pasteries, and more. Beautiful parks and floral gardens. Boat rides available to nearby...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Stresa is the one if the nicest hotel to go to, even if it's not the most modern one :-) it could get better but you would not get disappointed. Price is for a 5 star hotel, less than similar hotel nearby

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

What can I say .. this 150 year old hotel is like something from a 50's movie simply beautiful We stayed 2 nights and this was one of the best hotel experiences Ive ever had it's a must The location The hotel The staff All 10 out of 10 I proposed over dinner .. she said yes ... what more...

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Jakarta Timur
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Is a classic hotel with traditional set up. Far away from new and modern set up like room lock system, tv, and other in room facilities to manage self tydines where mainly available @ usual 5 star hotel. Excellent service where as the room was tidy up twice a day which had never happen in other hundreeds hotel ever stay....

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Radomlje
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Located in a lovely town of Stresa on the shores of lake Maggiore. Magnificent property and hotel building with dates back to 1863 with lovely garden has hosted many royalties and celebrities in its rich history. Everything was perfect. And if I had to dislike something it would be the indoor pool and the fact that it does not have...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It is 1 of the best hotels I ever stayed in my life. Historic hotel—150 or 200 years old next to lake maggiore The hotel is within walking distance from the train station Beautifully restored Loved it that hotel lobby is in royal Italian style & the room I stayed in was in venetian chinosiere style. On the day of...

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Franklin, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Directly situated on Lake Maggiore this hotel drips of elegance. Inside statues and paintings are everywhere making you feel as though you walked into a museum. The rooms are decorated in elegant old world style. By the luck of the draw we were in the corner room on the fifth floor with island views from all windows. The hotel is...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wowed from the entrance and onward. Beautiful hotel, take time to savor the old world charm and decorative detail. Very friendly and helpful service from front desk. Beautiful room, elegant furnishings throughout the hotel. Large and lovely bathrooms. Views across the lake and to the islands and mountains are stunning. This is where you want to stay in Stresa!!! Lake...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, European
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxe and tradition; since 1863 the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees is the place to stay while visiting the Maggiore Lake area. The builing, the public areas and the rooms feature all modern conforts while still keeping the same belle epoque atmosphere. The park is decorated with statues, fountains and rare plants and the view from the rooms and the restaurant is spectacular. The Medical SPA of the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees is one of the first in Italy and can offer aesthetic treatments combined with a personalized diet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

Address: Corso Umberto I, 67, 28838, Stresa, Italy
Region: Italy > Piedmont > Lake Maggiore > Stresa
Price Range: RM770 - RM1,458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees 5*
Number of rooms: 172
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Grand Hotel Stresa
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#1 Spa Hotel in Stresa
#1 Luxury Hotel in Stresa
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“Must have lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles anjumvira, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“View of the lake and mountains is ideal, but garden view is fine too.”
  • View from the boat touring one of the small islands.
 of 5 bubbles 768de, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Anything facing the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles cullasaja, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lake view!!!!!!”
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“The garden view get the sun in the afternoon”
 of 5 bubbles gilishropshire, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
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