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Albergo Beretta

Via Per Esino, 1, Varenna, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 6 Hotels in Varenna
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good position being some 200m downhill from the railway station with our smallish room having a snatch view of the lake and some faraway mountains. Service staff attitude at reception and breakfast needed improvement. Breakfast just acceptable but overall good clean budget accomodation being some 300m from the car and passenger ferry and 150m from the lake como shore.

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Lafayette, Colorado
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was exactly what i was looking for. It was clean and in a great location. I felt very safe as a single girl traveling alone while staying there as well. The hotel is in walking distance to all Varenna has to offer and also to the train station. My room was very clean and had a fan. The... More

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Arlington, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I really enjoyed this hotel above a bar.Only one employee spoke English, but she was able to solve a double booking issue my friends and I were concerned about. The four of us stayed two to a room for three nights. The rooms were unremarkable, but the we enjoyed the ambiance of the bar where locals gathered for cards and... More

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Truckee, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Hotel Beretta was quiet and cool, with a great locals bar as the downstairs (populated by elderly people gambling). Included breakfast is served here, including pastry, espresso, and yogurt. We requested the terrace and it had a beautiful view if the town and the lake. The room is big enough, with a sink and a bidet and shared bath down... More

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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Clean, friendly, helpful. room with a view of the lake at no extra cost. Hotel is above a local Italian bar so great coffee for breakfast. Great location near train station and boat. Varenna is a gorgeous little village. With the trains and boats really easy to explore the whole lake and to go to Milan if you wish. Really... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We dropped in here after getting off the train and decided to have a nice cool beer before tackling the hill to the apartment. The lady behind the bar only spoke Italian. No problem with that. When in Rome etcetera. Could she pull a pint and a half of beer? No she couldn't. After several attempts she gave me half... More

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Crete, Greece
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We had a really pleasant stay in this hotel. The room was huge, well furnished and had a big balcony with lake view. Everything was very clean and the breakfast basic but good, with really good coffee. The location is also perfect as it is a few meters from the boats and the centre of varenna. Generally in this area... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
33 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

There was nothing great about the hotel besides the location. The room was extremely basic as was the breakfast. No one was really welcoming or rude. To them, we were just paying customers. We paid, they gave us the key and that was that. I don't need pomp and circumstance at a hotel but it just didn't feel welcoming.

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Mantua, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This hotel is a step above a hostel, and it's a real bargain given the location. Rooms overlook the lake in beautiful and quiet Varenna. The rooms and bathroom are kept fairly clean, though they smelled of strong cleaning products. Despite the great deal and phenomenal location, I wouldn't return. Aside from the girl who checked us in, staff were... More

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Rome, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I stayed here for only 1 day and it was the best decision I made when planning the trip. Its a 5 min walk from the train station, there is an info office next door and the port where the ferries leave from is a 5 min walk as well. There are a lot of beautiful things to see, like... More

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Address: Via Per Esino, 1, Varenna, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
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