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Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior

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Overview
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 1 week ago

Loved the festivities at this hotel. We payed for an upgrade to the hotel for a lake view which is not to be missed and we'll worth the upgrade. View spectacular. The staff were amazing, helpful and polite. Food was very good too. I have...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank tdfalconi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a brilliant New Year at the Britannia. Staff friendly and helpful. Food tasty. Good value. Happy to commend this hotel to anyone. We upgraded to a room that overlooked Lake Como and the mountains. What a fantastic view to wake up to in the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Roland C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in this hotel for 7-9 days on numerous occasions over the years. We had not been back for some time though, and returned to find it dramatically changed for the worse! It had been a "family-run" hotel with lovely staff and an...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent Christmas 2018 at Britannia and really enjoyed the service and helpfulness of all the staff. Main problem was some of the guests who, sadly, didn't match and grand surroundings and could have been 'down the pub' or at a wake !!! Appreciated those who...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank wiseolly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second New Year break at this hotel with Leger holidays. Yes, the hotel is worn, tired and battered in parts, but it is clean, warm and comfortable.Yes, the food and wine can be described as average but it is plentiful and edible....More

Date of stay: December 2018
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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$75 - US$234 (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$75 - US$234 (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 (1,977)
Room & Suite (571)
Dining (168)
Pool & Beach (138)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Daydream27603751002
17 January 2019|
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Response from JohnEF33 | Reviewed this property |
With Shearing it was around £45 each, the Hotel also does a trip but I thought it was around £55 each, email them and ask them, they are very helpful, I know it was dearer than Shearing but in any case it is well worth... More
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Wackyjacky6
16 January 2019|
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Response from Basilia M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are lifts to each part of building. Inside front door lift goes down to basement for evening entertainment as well as up. This hotel is ideally suited to people of retirement age.
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Annette510
15 January 2019|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did fly to Milan but we were part of a large group so we had coach for the transfer. I’m afraid I can’t give you any information on a transfer for a small number but as Lake Como is a popular destination I’m certain... More
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Room Tips
"Upgrade to a lake view"
tdfalconi
1 week ago
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"500 front rooms"
wiseolly
2 weeks ago
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"Upgrade when you arrive after you’ve seen what room you have"
JeanR44
2 weeks ago
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"Balcony/Lake View Request"
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