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Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior

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Via Regina 41, 22011 Cadenabbia di Griante Italy See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

This must be one of the ‘worst’ Hotels we have ever stayed in, it was just like being in Faulty Towers! How it got it’s 3* status goodness knows, it should be a 2* or 1*. Wi-fi only in the Lounge Area. Room with Lake...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Alarm bells rang when on our arrival there were several other guests queueing to make complaints. One of our party who was single was given a prison style cell room in a remote part of the hotel which looked liked it was part of the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I normally give a good account when carrying out reviews to hotels I have stayed but in this instance the previous negative reviews about this hotel are accurate and say it all and I cannot add anymore. I am amazed there is little or no...More

Thank xdrumma
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed there and came home Saturday, yes we knew it was a old hotel but cracked plaster, dirty curtains, cracks in the Mable stairs which were sharp in several areas. All meals buffets style, I don't mind that but not when the lunch is...More

Thank joansaunders165
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent a week here at the beginning of September and were very happy with our holiday. The hotel itself is a little dated and could do with some fresh decoration but is very traditional in it's look and clean and tidy. The room was...More

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Description
Hotel Britannia Excelsior is set on the shores of Lake Como and is a former 19th-century inn. The beautiful guest rooms are tastefully decorated with luxury fabrics and antique furniture. The hotel boasts four ...More bars four restaurants and two swimming pools open seasonally.RnrnJust 50 metres from the Cadenabbia landing dock, the Britannia Excelsior offers free parking and beautiful views of Bellagio. RnrnThe centre of Griante is a 10 minutes' walk away. Free public parking is available near the swimming pool. All rooms at the Britannia Excelsior Hotel are equipped with satellite TV and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. Some rooms overlook the lake and some even have a balcony. RnrnFree Wi-Fi is available in the public areas and breakfast is a continental-style buffet available daily in the main restaurant. Both the buffet-style restaurant and the a la carte, lakeside restaurant specialise in classic Italian and international cuisine. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
284
Price range
US$95 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Britannia Excelsior Hotel
,
Hotel Britannia Excelsior Cadenabbia
Location
Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Cadenabbia di Griante
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
284
Price range
US$95 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Britannia Excelsior Hotel
,
Hotel Britannia Excelsior Cadenabbia
Location
Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Cadenabbia di Griante
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Traveller (1,889)
Room & Suite (553)
Dining (152)
Pool & Beach (138)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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DeniseH3074
30 August 2018|
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Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
There is no Matre’d. All meals are self service unless you eat at the Lido which is table service. We found it wasn’t a problem but if you do encounter one report it straight away - reception were very quick to resolve any... More
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tridestra
22 August 2018|
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Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. We were there last week & some people did dress for dinner - casual/smart, others were just very casual Hope you have as nice a holiday as we did!
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trodyl
20 August 2018|
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Response from Anne marie S | Reviewed this property |
You can sit w here ever there is a vacant table no time limit or space limit the restaurant staff are very helpful
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"Makes no difference there was a lot of mix up with rooms as hotel had overbooked numerous guests"
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"Request lake view. Better than rear view of road and parked cars!"
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"Stay somewhere else."
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"Pay a little extra and try to have a room with a balcony overlooking Lake Como, breathtaking, The hotel..."
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