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Royal Victoria

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza San Giorgio 2, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Ranked #4 of 6 Hotels in Varenna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Michigan
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62 reviews 62 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel with a gorgeous room. Wifi was great as was the breakfast. Quick walk to restaurants and the ferry which takes you all around Lake Como. Excellent bathroom and shower. Lots of outlets for electronic items. We would stay here again.

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Dear guest, thanks for your review. We'll wait for you next time. More

Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in this hotel (but would not hesitate to stay longer) in May 2014. We arrived close to midnight, but nonetheless the reception manager was kind enough to show us to a free parking (about 500 meters away). The hotel is occupies an old building, but the interiors have been tastefully remodeled. The wi-fi was excellent. The... More

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Dear guest, we thank you for your review. We'll keep you suggestions better to improve. More

Paris, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at 4 hotels around the lakes, and this one was the least pleasant we had in its category. The beddings were of poor quality, the mattress was very uncomfortable and gave us back pain for two days. The room was pretty small and extremely noisy, so was the A/C. The bathroom was small and unpractical. However, our room... More

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Dear guest, we're afraid about your review. The beddings are not of poor quality, the mattress are brand new, changed with the new restauration, maybe they're only different from yours. All bathrooms are also new and have all necessary. More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In our first stop of a tour through Italy, it was wonderfully quiet. Our room was a double with a balcony lake view. The hotel has just undergone renovations and it shows with new doors, flooring and trim throughout. There are some minor flaws but over all it is a beautiful hotel with modern touches. As an energy conscious hotel... More

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Dear Guest, Thanks for your good review. We are very glad you enjoyed so muche your stay by us. You'll Always be welcome. More

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Varenna for our holiday as this is the most scenic & quite places around Lake Como compared to Bellagio or Mennagio and this hotel best fitted our budget. It is beautifully located in the center of Varenna. Its a short walk up to the ferry terminal (~10 minutes) & all the restaurants in Varenna facing the lake .... More

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Dear Guest, We thank you for your review. We're afraid about the technical problem with the wifi: it was a problem of the line company solved in two days. We're glad you have a good memory of our hotel. More

Washington DC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at hotel Victoria for 5 nights. We were planning on 4 nights but my wife and daughter so enjoyed this area of Italy that I extended our stay to 5. Hotel is well located, and renovated within the last two years, I believe. After the first three nights, on my request, we were upgraded to a lakefront suite,... More

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Dear Guest, It has been a real pleasure to have you and your family as our guest. We are glad to read you enjoyed your stay by us and we'll be happy to have you here again. Thanks. More

Zurich, Switzerland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We found this Hotel and the city through the advice of one of our Italian colleagues. Both really exceeded our expectations. The hotel is really well-led, you can feel it. The staff are very courteous, from checking in to checking out, where the staff gave us bottles of water for our trip home, and a discount voucher for coming back.... More

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Dear guest, we thank you for your good review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay by us. We wait for you next time you'll be on Lake Como. More

UK
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have just returned from an 11 day stay at the Royal Victoria Hotel in Varenna, Lake Como, our first visit to this lake. Varenna is a picture-postcard lakeside small village, with lovely side streets, lakeside walk and great views across the lake. In our view it is by far the prettiest of the mid Lake Como villages, but be... More

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Dear Guest, We thank you for your review. We Always try to welcome our guests at best. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay by us. You'll always be welcome! More

West Sussex, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My wife and I have just returned from a 7 night stay, great location and nice room with lake view. Particularly appreciated the care and attention provided by Lavio and his team, can't praise them enough. Room was clean, we'll decorated but a bit small. Would have like coffee/tea making facilities in the room as one would expect of a... More

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Dear Guest, We thank you for your review. We keep in consideration your suggestions better to improve. Waiting for you next time you'll be in Italy More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I booked lake como to celebrate my 40th birthday. As the lake has so many different places to stay you never really know until you arrive if the location and accommodation will be the right choice. Varenna and Royal Victoria are both totally amazing and exceeded my expectations. We had a top floor lake view room which if you can... More

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Dear guest, We are so happy you enjoyed your stay by us and you appreciated our service. We are glad to have been part of your best birthday! We'll waiti for you for the next! More

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Address: Piazza San Giorgio 2, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Victoria 4*
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