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Hotel Villa Cipressi

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via IV Novembre 18, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Varenna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2014 for our best friend's wedding. The wedding reception was a dream. Most beautiful setting. From the tea light candles in the fountain to the glistening lake in the moonlight - it was perfect! Our room had a great view of the lake! We loved Davide on reception too. Breakfast was good! Hot chocolate was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Varenna is the most beautiful place I have ever been to, and Villa Cipressi made my dream wedding come true! I'm so in love with this place. Everything was so amazing that I couldn't even notice the small things that weren't so perfect! The lake view, the botanic garden, the staff, the food, the deluxe rooms, the location at a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We a wedding. The hotel and staff were friendly and charming, the room we occupied overlooked lake como, wow what a view. The room it self was clean and welcolming, not luxurious but of a high standard. The wedding ceremony was held in the beautiful gardens, the Mayor of Varenna conducted the service, it fantastic with the lake in the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There for a wedding so the hotel was full of guests which made it fun. However due to the fact it was a 2 night party and exclusive the second night the hotel refused to allow drinks on the first night so we had to go out. The weather was appalling and what you then discover is that the hotel... More

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Ickleton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were attending a wedding at the is hotel and what a lovely setting. The actual ceremony was at a different location, but the wedding breakfast was held here along with the reception. The hotel has a fantastic location overlooking Lake Como. The gardens are also a notable feature. The hotel itself is full of old world charm, with a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot recommend Hotel Villa Cipressi highly enough as a wedding venue. We decided to tie the knot here in June 2014 following falling in love with Varenna and Lake Como on a previous holiday. The location is beautiful and we were able to tie the knot outside on the lakeside thanks to the weather behaving. We were able to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Such a nice location, such a nice place. Here you come for enjoying a stay at the shores of Lake Como old style. The rooms are big and most of them have fantastic lake views through huge windows. Do not expect modern luxury but feel like the owner of a beautiful vila with a glamorous garden for the weekend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Just stayed at the Cipressi for 5 nights, we had the Villa Magnolia suite which is based in the grounds with its own private garden area and totally secluded, it was perfect and magical. The service from all the staff was exceptional and we have to especially mention Davido who went out of his way to make our stay so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Hotel Villa Cipressi was that starting point of our tour. Good sized room with lake view. Shower worked well. Thunder and lightning storm prompted a mini invasion of ants, but not a big deal. Good breakfast selection. Nice gardens to stroll through. Short walk to restaurants and such at the south end of the village. Fairly good hike from the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If you are prepared to put up with nightly weddings in June and July then this is probably the best of the hotels in Varenna. It has a lovely garden and a splendid position over-looking Lake Como. It's a short walk to the main square and down to the harbour for ferries and boat rides. The rooms are spacious but... More

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Address: Via IV Novembre 18, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Villa Cipressi 3*
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