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Turin, Italy
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Incredible and historical site, beautiful gardens, 8 tennis courts plus all kind of leisure you can think of, excellent breakfast, luxurious amenities. If you can afford it it is really worth the experience!

Thank Bibitato
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a knockout hotel with pontoon swimming pools projecting into the lake. It's visible for km around and has that lovely old world grandness that emanates from the villa, and its greenery behind rising to the mountains. It's a gemstone incomparable magical. Seeing a lithograph of the early 19th Century it bears a similar facade today. Crags with fortified...

Thank Eli B
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a fairy tale hotel on Lake Como you cannot fault the place it's absolutely stunning with impeccable service , the pool on the lake is a piece of art as well as the beautiful steps up to the tennis courts and beautiful gardens with cascading water down the side railings. Its the must stay place the rich...

Thank Gemma B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel and grounds are simply beautiful. The pool is incredible, the service was great. I stayed with my family and our rooms were lovely, views fantastic. We ate one night at restaurant and we're left unimpressed, though. I recommend anyone stay here.

Thank 123MarinaC
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Villa d'Este for two nights before heading to Venice. It was our second time there and it was just as beautiful as ever. This is Italian old world charm at it's best. The breathtaking views will leave you taking pictures for hours and the food and wine will have you feeling happy and fulfilled. I love this...

Thank TravelDiva1122
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This wonderful hotel is for the longest time the place i want to visit with my wife, and we got the chance to be there last Oct. , we were with 3 other couples and we had a real good time. everything was perfect.

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Villa D'Este is the former house of a (semi)royal Este family back in who-knows-when. It was their summer "cottage" but this place is HUGE, laced with drappings of carpets, pictures, goldplated furniture, flower gardens, waterfountains and the most explicit view of Lake Como that you can get! Situated 5 miles from Como, the place is secluded from the public, service...

Thank MortenDK123
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 19 January 2017

For us, Villa d'Este is a very special place. My wife, my daughter and I connect so many wonderful memories. I still remember the mix of euphoria and exhilaration, when we arrived for the first time some years ago. The glittering lake, the ample classical palace, the refined gardens, the always delightful staff, the illustrious guests - this all lifts...

Thank SAL2014390
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 15 January 2017

There is no other place like this in the world. There was a classic feeling about this hotel that made you feel like you took a step back in time. We had the Top Junior Suite which gave us views of the immaculate gardens and lake and it was one of the most incredible rooms we have ever stayed in....

Thank zack c
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I went here with my family in September. The hotel bring on a very old world elegance vibe. We stay in the Queen's building which had a large room and excellent views. I would highly recommend this hotel as a perfect jumping spot to the various towns around the lake.

Thank JHUkozmoe

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  • Spa
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  • Tennis Court
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Experience the splendor, the grandeur, the intrigue and the magic of Villa d'Este- an opulent hotel overlooking glorious Lake Como. Hailed as one of the best hotels in the world by Travel & Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler and Forbes Traveler, this famous resort destination has been widely praised for its beautiful gardens, exquisite cuisine, gala celebrations, impeccable décor and extraordinary hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa d'Este

Address: Via Regina 40, 22012 Cernobbio, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Cernobbio
Price Range: RM2,468 - RM5,109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa d'Este 5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Villa d`Este Hotel Cernobbio
Hotel d Este
d Este Hotel Cernobbio
Villa Deste Lake Como
Villa D'Este Cernobbio, Italy - Lake Como
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