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Eremo Gaudio

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Roma 25, 23829 Varenna, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Washington, DC
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109 reviews 109 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The good : This hotel has a beautiful view over the lake. Our room (32) had a patio with a wonderful view and a lot of space for enjoying the vista. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom has a shower (but no tub.) The breakfast food is excellent with pastries, cereal, and cold cuts. The weekend dinner was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The view is breathtaking from the height of the hotel - however, that is all you get with this place. I had the room superior - top floor, with a patio out back. It's nice and quiet - there is a sitting area on floor four for all guests with good views of the lake and town below. The room... More

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Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel and rooms are perched on the side of a mountain overlooking Lake Como. The views are breathtaking! The views from the hotel restaurant are also fantastic but the quality of the food was lacking. Eat somewhere else. This is not a luxury hotel and it takes some walking to get to the town center, but it was a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! What a treat! The hotel is a little walk out and up the hill from the main town but the view is just phenomenal! When we arrived we were asked if we wanted to upgrade our room for one in the top building - it was only ten extra euros and is the best money I have ever spent.... More

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Port Douglas, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We broke up our Como trip and stayed 2 nights in Varenna for a hillside stay and 3 nights in Menaggio, lakeside and in the mix. This hotel is perfect if you want an uninterrupted view of the lake with decent height, you can see so much more. We stayed in the suite, which had a huge balcony and was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

This hotel has a great view-- this is true. When we arrived we were initially disappointed when we did not get a room at the top level and were loudly reminded by one staff person that we had only booked a standard room; the furnicular was broken for two of the three days when we were there so we ended... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

This hotel has a world class view which we could enjoy from our two (!) balconies. Even if our room was fresh, there was a smell in the hallway that wasn't that fresh. Also the bed gave both my wife and I a hurting back. Ok breakfast, but not great. The best part of the hotel was the view and... More

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Totnes, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This could be a spectacular hotel but it has some serious flaws...the views are stunning but the rooms are very basic and our room was damp...it is run more like a hostel and that includes the food...Wi-Fi was very unreliable...however the staff were good and this was our second visit and we will probably return but hope the various feedback... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The hotel can boast of the best views of Lake Como BUT- There is no pool. You stand a very good chance of your car being blocked in and there is no chance of identifying who the culprit is. That's if you are lucky enough to get a parking space. The breakfast is indifferent. If starts at 8 and make... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This hotel is far from everything... It was close to a couple of our hikes but going to dinner and exploring it was not centrally located . T Highly recommend a taxi from the boat or train if you have luggage. Rooms on main floor had nice views and large terrace. rooms up the funicular were spacious and the views... 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*
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