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    Hotel La Bussola

    Strada Panoramica 24, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good47%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Banquet Room
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had an amazing room with a balcony on the end of the building with a direct view of the lake. At night the island was beautifully lit up. We had great weather and were able sleep with the windows open. Our room was a...More

    Thank Steve S
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We were only able to spend one night here and it was wonderful. Relatively big room with very attentive staff. And a fantastic view of the lake! 5 minute walk to the piazza. Delicious breakfast. Definitely a place to stay when visiting here.

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    Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

    view exxx.room good+ restaurant good if a little simple.could be better if client whas ask how meat should be cooked. will go back again.good parking.the town is worth a visit.see the little church on the left end side;also the painted house on the main piazza

    Thank Jean-claude R
    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    We were in Lake Orta for a family wedding and had been so looking forward to it. So we booked this hotel because it was a special occasion. My brother and girlfriend also stayed here with us. It's a beautiful hotel, in a great location....More

    2  Thank mgnee
    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    This was our sixth stay at the Bussola as Orta is somewhere we visit regularly. For the first time in a few visits we ate here too. We had forgotten how good the food is and having dinner on the terrace overlooking the lake is...More

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    • US$142 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 38
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    • Piedmont >
    • Province of Novara >
    • Orta San Giulio
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    7 June 2015|
    Response from Martha K | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, I think it will fairly easy to find if you have good directions. The roads are very narrow like many towns in Europe but it is a very small place. The innkeepers are gracious and helpful and will give you good... More
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    14 August 2014|
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    Response from Tassera | Property representative |
    yes each hotel room has a safe, free of charge. regards
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    "Upgrade to a deluxe double for great views and more space."
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    "Get a room with balcony and view of the lake."
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    "Request a lake view, most rooms have one."
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    "Upper floor (there is an elevator) overlooking the lake."
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