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Villa Torretta

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Largo Venini 6, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed are all too short visit to this lovely town and the Villa was perfectly located near the ferry dock for excursions on the lake and within walking distance to the train station. There was easy access to the town and a lovely lakeside walk. Our room was at the top of the Villa with a gorgeous wrap... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Villa Toretta and were pleasantly surprised to be given the best room in the villa (Room 8), with a big balcony overlooking the lake. The villa may be a bit outdated in its appearance, but its location, view and the hospitality of Laura and the other staff made our stay memorable.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Villa Torretta exceeded our expectations. Beautiful relaxing reception rooms, great bathroom facilities, comfortable bed, excellent free wi-fi. Breakfast is taken at the nearby hotel, juice, Prosecco, fruits, cereals, croissants, great coffee - all served by friendly helpful multi-lingual staff. Laura was a delight and pleasure to deal with (and we found out, after hearing noises late one night, that she... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My parents and I stayed 2 nights this past April. Laura, the manager, went out of her way so many time to ensure I was comfortable. The villa is classic Italian flare, very clean, awesome shower/bathroom and my room had an amazing view of the water and little port. I stayed in Room 7 which I recommend because of the... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Upon arriving at Villa Torretta the first impression was it was old. It is old, but well maintained, very roomy, crisp clean linens and rooms, and convenient to the ferry. Breakfast is included with numerous choices. It is walking distance from interesting restaurants along the water. The management was accomodating and stored our luggage while we took the ferry to... More 

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Fall City, Washington, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stayed at Villa Torretta in late September 2014 and loved everything about it. We stayed in room 9 which was at the very top of the building. We had a lovely view and the room was very comfortable….large modern bathroom, large bedroom with a queen sized bed and a large terrace outside. The location next to the ferry terminal... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Room 8 was amazing. With views overlooking the harbor, a provincial charm, the location was incredibly convenient with an easy walk from the small train station and the ferry shuttle only steps away with regular service to other lake communities. We did not have a car, and this was not limiting. We toured Bellagio, hiked and simply wandered. Thank you,... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Amazing place, we re visited in July last year and took our very good friends with us we were not disappointed. Laura is lovely, so welcoming. View form rooms spectacular clean and Italian. Food is also great, good service, breakfast will set you up for the day. We were lucky to be there for the weekend celebration of the festival... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My husband and I ended our two week tour of Northern Italy with a three night stay at the Villa Torretta. We stayed in Room 7 and were amazed at the gorgeous views we had overlooking Lake Como from our room. The room was spacious, clean, historic as well as quiet. We had a rental car with us and parking... More 

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Boise
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed at Villa Toretta Sept 25 - 28. Beautiful, sparkling clean, historical. Laura the owner oversees every aspect of this lovely bed and breakfast and it clearly shows. What a wonderful way it was to begin my Italy trip. I was in room 8 and I still can't get over the views. I had a balcony overlooking Lake Como and... More 

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