AVAILABLE 21 MARCH TO 03 NOVEMBER - This luxury hotel modelled in renaissance style is set in parkland opposite Lake Maggiore and has views of the Isole Borromee and surrounding Alps. Among previous famous guests are the kings of Sweden, Belgium and Luxembourg. The extensive spa centre with a variety of treatments on offer adds cachet to this property. The hotel is in Stresa, which has an attractive restored church, shops, cafes and restaurants.
Distance from Airport:
30 miles - Malpensa
Most are decorated in the Napoleonic or florentine renaissance style
All have * bathroom/shower * WC * TV * air conditioning * minibar * safe * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
The Grand Des Iles Borromees Hotel is grand in design and was originally built in the 1863. The exterior remains unaltered since the day it was built. There is a selection of watersports available by the lake and 7 golf courses in the local area. The hotel will also advise of routes for mountain biking. There are ferries to the Borromee Isles, a popular attraction, throughout the day.
Eating and Drinking:
The piano bar is located close to the lobby and usually operates 5 times a week. The Borromeo restaurant serves many regional Italian dishes along with a wider selection of mediterranean cuisine in a formal setting. In summer there is also a poolside snack bar offering light meals.
The 2 outdoor swimming pools are set in a circular shaped area of the gardens and are a peaceful haven for quiet reflection. The tasteful indoor pool is by the impressive spa centre.
This hotel is ideal for individuals and couples who are looking for comfortable accommodation in Italy with unrivalled views and relaxing surroundings, coupled with spa facilities for total pampering.
Singles and Couples