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Lizard Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Anzani 12/C, 22100 Como, Italy (Formerly Hotel Larius)
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Ranked #25 of 32 hotels in Como
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014
TjScott90 Lethbridge
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there for 1 night only with my small family. The hotel looks actually very nice, it's quite modern, spacious and clean, including the rooms. The internet was surprisingly good (compared to other hotels I've been to) and the parking place is next to the hotel. The location is pretty good, it's not exactly in the city center but... More

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Lethbridge
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The staff was very friendly and always did their best to help you and accommodate your needs with a smile always on their face. It is attached to a nice restaurant. The breakfast is OK, but their dinners are fantastic. They have a deal for Lizard hotel guests, 2 dishes and a glass of wine per person for 15 euro... More

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Tampere, Finland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I took a car from Malpensa and it was easy to drive straight to the hotel having there own parking place. The hotel is modern, but the rooms have not so good soundproofing. While I was staying I had no problems, but could feel the phenomena. The breakfast was fairly adequate, so the over all experience was a satisfactory- apart... More

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Sydney
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This hotel is an average one. The rooms are quite small and the amenities are barely passable. The owner couple and other family members are quite warm and friendly but don't ask them for any directions -they are lousy at this. The restaurant attached to this hotel is quite good for authentic local cuisine and good wine.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

My hubby had intended to book the Hotel Como (a nice place) but instead somehow booked us into a dirty 2 star. The walls of room were filthy - I think it was an handicapped room by the look of the toilet and shower. The hotel shuts of the power to the air con at 2am to save power. We... More

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Γλυφάδα, Ελλάδα
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73 reviews 73 reviews
6 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Not that we haven't stayed at cosmopolitan and exceptionally luxurious hotels but this one I will remember mostly because of the owner. He was extremely friendly and warm and he was almost everywhere, anytime! Most of all he was flexible and smart, always with a sweet smile on his face. A small hotel but if you'd ask me, yes I... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

The Staff was really friendly and they had a computer installed at the reception, where you were able to use the internet for free. The breakfast was ok: bread, marmelade, honey, cheese, ham, coffee and orange juice. The room was ok, too. It's not the cleanest and the walls are really thin. But compared to the price we paid, it... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012 via mobile

Great hotel. Nice, clean and air conditioned rooms. The night we stayed we were lucky; the restaurant next door catered a specialty menu all based on truffles. We highly recommend this hotel and will definitely stay here again.

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willowick,ohio,usa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012 via mobile

Hotel very nice rooms medium size... Bathroom nice, air does go off in the middle of the nite,and returns in the morning. Good location for walking to the lake a little walk scenic. Hotel does have free wifi and a computer for free use. Front desk very helpful... There is also a restaurant on site we ate there very nice.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

I think it should be clear on the website if you are going to charge a fortune for parking. The staff were not particularly welcoming, the breakfast very poor and the area of town unattractive. I'm certainly not going to return to this hotel which is on a route I take often.

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Address: Via Anzani 12/C, 22100 Como, Italy (Formerly Hotel Larius)
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Como
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Lizard Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Larius Hotel Como
Lizard Hotel Como, Italy - Lake Como

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