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Eremo Gaudio

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Roma 25, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 6 Hotels in Varenna
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Tremezzo Suite for three nights during mid September and I can endorse the previous reviews of this hotel regarding it's outlook. The view was quite amazing, as the sun emerged, tinting the mountains in pink. as it slowly highlighted the colours of Varenna's multi hued buildings, laying out below us. While the room and furnishings were... More 

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Grapevine, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of four stayed at this hotel for three nights and we had a lovely time. The hotel was a little difficult to find, we drove to Varenna, but the views sure made up for the time lost. Originally we were staying two nights but then decided to stay three since we were getting there earlier than expected. We... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The location of the Hotel is gorgeous, lying above lake Como with a great view. Everything else would have even been poor for half the price. We were visiting quite late in the season. The hotel seemed to be on the brink of hibernation. The room was mediocre, but not bad. During the night a strong wind did arise which... More 

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Fairview, North Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My wife and I had the pleasure of nesting in this wonderful little hotel last month and we couldn't have been happier with our choice. For starters, the views are breathtaking. The staff was equally impressive: knowledgeable, friendly, professional and attentive. You can tell this hotel is managed by someone who genuinely cares about the welfare of their guests. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We booked this hotel hoping that an upper level room would be available by the time we arrived but our lower level room was very comfortable with a fabulous view of Lake Como so we were quite content with it. Most remarkable was the staff. We arived much later than expected because of flight delays, missed connections, lost luggage...you know...the... More 

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Ballston Lake, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We spent three wonderful days at Eremo Gaudio in the quiet and splendid village of Varenna during September. It was our second visit and we again loved the spectacular views from the hotel over the lake with the Swiss Alps in the distance. For those who are pondering which room to book, the views from both levels are superb. On... More 

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This hotel is amazing! The view of Lake Como is gorgeous. A short walk from the heart of Varenna, Hotel Eremo Gaudio is peaceful and quiet. The staff is very gracious and accommodating. Most rooms are accessed by way of a funicular or two as the hotel is perched high up on a very steep hill. This only adds to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My wife and I were touring with a group and staying at this hotel. We were the first of our group to arrive. We got the top floor room with a wonderful large terrace. When I mean top, this hotel was on the side of a mountain. The view from the terrace looked across Lake Como towards Bellagio. The view... More 

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New Jersey
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76 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

After reading reviews of this property, I wasn't expecting much at all beyond a place to sleep. The stay clearly exceeded my expectations. The views - as every other review clearly articulate - are fantastic. Watching the sun rise and slowly reveal the beauty of the lake is an experience you don't want to miss. Clearly a fantastic view. As... More 

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Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The Hotel Eremo Gaudio is located on a hillside on the outskirts of Varenna. The location lends itself to stunning views of Lake Como. We stayed in the Teodolinda suite which meant we had a room plus a very generous portico. At night after a day of sightseeing we returned to tranquility of this remarkable place and watched the sunset... More 

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Address: Via Roma 25, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Eremo Gaudio 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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