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"A CLASSY RESORT AND ONE OF THE BEST IN ITALY. BEAUTIFULLY LOCATED OVER LOOKING LAKE MAGGIORIA. BIG ROOMS GEORGEOUS MAIN LOBBY. WOULD GO BACK IN A HEAR ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sun 01 Apr 2007

Hotel Description

5-star hotel with a spa, connected to the airport

Heart of Stresa

Within a 10-minute walk of the hotel, you'll find Villa La Palazzola and Villa Ducale. Congressi Palace and Isola Bella are also within half a mile (1 km).

Luxury amenities

A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking. Enjoy the health club and unwind at the poolside bar and bar/lounge.

Jetted tubs, free WiFi

The 179 individually furnished guestrooms offer free WiFi and minibars. Other amenities include jetted bathtubs, room service, and TVs with satellite channels.

Double or Twin Room, Garden View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$238* Per night/room May 3 - May 4

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Imperial Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Double or Twin Room, Private Bathroom, Lake View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Royal Suite, 1 Bedroom, Lake View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

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5 out of 5

the best we had

A CLASSY RESORT AND ONE OF THE BEST IN ITALY. BEAUTIFULLY LOCATED OVER LOOKING LAKE MAGGIORIA. BIG ROOMS GEORGEOUS MAIN LOBBY. WOULD GO BACK IN A HEARTBEAT. GROUNDS PERFECT. SUMMERRESORT FOR MANY CELBS IN PAST.

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About the Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

Location Corso Umberto I, 67, Stresa, VB 28838

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 10 March 2020 to 2 April 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A business center and limo/town car service are available. Event space at this hotel measures 5382 square feet (500 square meters) and includes a conference center. A seasonal outdoor pool, a spa tub, and spa services are also featured at the luxury Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Victorian Stresa hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 179 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 5382 sq ft of conference space
  • 500 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1861
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Conference center
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) (51.8 km / 32.2 mi)
  • Train station: Stresa Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport pick-up and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees offers 179 accommodations with minibars and safes. These individually furnished accommodations include desks. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with jetted bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Stresa hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Jetted tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Centro Benessere Stresa. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Ayurvedic treatments

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.
  • Debit cards

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.50 per person, per night, up to 15 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 150 per vehicle

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • All guests (including children) need to be present at check-in to show their government-issued photo ID or passport.
  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will open in June and close in September.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly using the information on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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