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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees & Spa

Corso Umberto I, 67, Stresa, Italy
+39 0323 938938
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corso Umberto I, 67, Stresa, Italy
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here on an extremely rainy day. Our meals were excellent, and the service was impeccable. It is expensive but well worth cost. The dining room is absolutely beautiful. Would always return.

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Featuring in Hemingway's 'A Farewell to Arms', with a Hemingway Suite and Bar, and in many ways little changed in style from its 'Belle Époque' days, this is a distinguished grande dame, with elegant decor and a dramatically dominant position on Stresa's Lake Maggiore waterfront....More

3  Thank DavidTaylor45
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stayed at this hotel so it only seemed right that we eat there one night. The hotel itself is elegant and of a very high standard with a sumptuous breakfast buffet. However we were extremely disappointed by dinner. Our meal was very expensive for...More

Thank Dramaqueen66
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We are just about to check out of this grand hotel after an enjoyable 4 night stay. The hotel is superb in every way from the courteous attentive staff, magnificent grounds and gardens and of course the palatial building itself. In all it is one...More

2  Thank Niffy_10
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We came hear for the breakfast buffet (we were staying at an AirBnB) and loved the beauty of the building and friendly service. The food was good but at 33 Euro per person this was more than what we had paid at restaurants for rather...More

Thank Tom L
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed here as part of an organised tour of Italy. All the hotels on our trip have been high quality 4 or 5 star so we have a fair comparison of old and new elegant old world and modern. This hotel as you...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Believe it our not but this restaurant was the only place in our Milan and surroundings week long stay that the pace of the meal was slow and relaxed. Seems everywhere else restaurants are recognizing that if you pace the meals faster tables can be...More

1  Thank pindawal
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Came here on our first night staying at this hotel. Booked a table on the terrace overlooking the lake (highly recommended). We hada lovely welcome from all the staff. Chose to have a shared starter (the bresaola), then I had the most wonderful lobster tagliolini,...More

2  Thank cambio
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Shortly after checking in at the hotel and being shown to our room, we were treated to a severe thunderstorm on our first night in Stresa and were therefore glad that we’d booked a table at the hotel’s own restaurant. How wrong could we be?...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is over the top in its beauty; the restaurant has very inventive menus and service is top notch. Call ahead at least one day to get outside dining as the experience is wonderful. The meals are very reasonably priced which was surprising considering...More

Thank Jim S
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Is there a fitness center at the hotel?
19 September 2016|
Response from Borromees | Property representative |
Yes, see on our web site. There's a large gym and an indoor swimming pool
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David L
We are staying half board can we have lunch on certain days instead of Dinner
20 March 2015|
Response from Andrea C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Umberto I, 67, Stresa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Stresa
  • Phone Number: +39 0323 938938
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  • This restaurant is at Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees
The Restaurant of the Grand Hotel des Iles Borromees - Elegant - Gluten free - Reservations welcome.
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