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Barchetta Excelsior

4.0 of 5 Piazza Cavour 1, 22100 Como, Italy
#6 of 32 hotels in Como
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have now stayed twice at this hotel. Each time we are greeted immediately and quickly processed and moved to our room. The best rooms to get are always lakeview. All the comforts of home and if eating out is too much trouble, you can always dine in at the in house restaurant. It's close to ferry services and all... More

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Esposende, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Wonderful and kind professional service. Very well located, in front of the boats harbour. The restaurant is nice. Affordable prices. Excelent quality /price relation. Good restaurants around and shops for all budgets.

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GM_HBE_PAL, Direttore at Barchetta Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear CarlaMM14, thank you very much for your kind review. I am delighted to know you had a wonderful stay with us at the Barchetta Excelsior. I will proudly share you compliments regarding the excellent service with my cherished team. Looking forward to your next visit. Robert Webber - GM More

cape town south africa
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
27 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was initially rather skeptical of this hotel as the room was really small We had booked a corner room with a balcony and a view of the lake with breakfast ! The room was on the fifth non smoking floor. A little treat to ourselves for two nights.the reception was wonderful. We felt really welcome. The breakfast is adequate... More

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GM_HBE_PAL, Direttore at Barchetta Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your review. I am very pleased to read you had a pleasant stay with us at the Barchetta Excelsior. Your positive feedback is most welcomed and I will gladly share your compliments with my team. Looking forwrd to your next visit. Best regards, Robert Webber - GM More

Maitland, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this hotel as we wanted a view of lake como and somwhere that was easy to get to. The hotel deleiverd on both fronts. We stayed for 3 nights and throughly enjoyed it. It was so easy to get the ferry or just wandrr the streets of como. We had to park our car at a near by... More

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Como
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel with my family, the location and staff make this hotel. It has lake views, the boats and buses are are both right outside. The train station is only a few mins walk too. I can't stress enough just how good the staff have been. Laura and Valentina and Luca for front of house were excellent. Always... More

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GM_HBE_PAL, Direttore at Barchetta Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Hightower, thank you very much for your kind review. I am very pleased to read that you had a great stay with us. Thank you for your positive feedback regarding the outstanding service. I will proudly share your compliments with my cherished team. Looking forward to your next visit. Best regards, Robert Webber General manager More

Brighton
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family all enjoyed our stay at the Barchetta Excelsior very much. The rooms were in good order with quiet air conditioning. The towels and sheets were changed every day, which was great as the weather was so hot. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location was the best we could have asked for - right near the... More

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this hotel having stayed there before and I knew what I was booking. I had three rooms this trip and two were with balconies facing the water and one was not, it made me realise that the real big thing this hotel has is its location. The staff were helpful. The breakfast was good. You are right on... More

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GM_HBE_PAL, Direttore at Barchetta Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth, thank you very much for your recent review. I am very pleased you chose Barchetta once again for your stay in Como. I also appreciate your sincerity and I have noted your comments. Looking forward to your next visit, Best regards, Robert Webber General manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel with my family, the location and staff make this hotel. It has lake views, the boats and buses are are both right outside. The train station is only a few mins walk too. I can't stress enough just how good the staff have been. Laura and Valentina and Luca for front of house were excellent. Always... More

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GM_HBE_PAL, Direttore at Barchetta Excelsior, responded to this review

Dear Martin H, thank you very much for your wonderful review. Your compliments are greatly appeciated and I will proudly share them with my cherished team. Looking forward to your next stay with us! Best regards, Robert Webber General manager More

Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great hotel right in the centre of Como with great views overlooking the lake and very good breakfast. We stayed for three nights. The only downside was that we had to pay for the wifi which was only available in the lobby and was very slow and unreliable. We only discovered on our last day that we could access... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed on business in Lake Como and this hotel was already picked for me, however, I would go back every time. Staff very friendly and pleasant to deal with. Breakfast not the biggest choice, but all seemed very fresh and room clean and tidy. Lunch in hotel was very nice. Choose the dish of the day which was excellent. Hotel... More

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Address: Piazza Cavour 1, 22100 Como, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Como
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Barchetta Excelsior 4*
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Barchetta Excelsior Como, Italy - Lake Como
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The Hotel Barchetta Excelsior is one of the most important properties belonging to the hospitality tradition in Como. The hotel enjoys the privilege of a breath-taking view of the lake and is located a few steps from the Cathedral and from the city centre and main shopping area. ... more   less 
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