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Via Venini | Lecco, 156 - 2382 Varenna, Italy
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Orange House
Ranked #6 of 11 Varenna B&B and Inns
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Lubbock, TX
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Spent 2 night at the Orange House. Piero was a gracious host and spoke good English and very knowledgeable of the area and things to do. His wife greeted us every morning with her limited English and a good breakfast. Location was easy to access from the train station and just a short walk to the water for strolling. Plenty... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed in Orange House in Varenna for three nights in June. Hosts were lovely, Piero spoke good English and was very helpful. His wife Mara spoke less English but produced great Italian style breakfasts every morning. Varenna was one of the highlights of our trip. The best spot on Lake Como, if you prefer a much less commercial experience when... More 

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Reno, Nv
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17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I stayed 2 nights at Orange House in Varenna, and I was very pleased with the B&B. It was a very short walk from the train station. Head down the hill, turn left at the street, and the apartment complex is on the left side of the street. Look for the little sign at the gates. The place has a... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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48 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

It was raining when we arrived in Varenna and fortunately the walk to the B&B was quite short and an unexpected surprise was to be met at the gate by Piero who welcomed us with open arms. When walking from the railway station down the hill towards the lake the orange house is the block of apartments on your left... More 

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Clinton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

My husband and I spent a week here in September and felt like family when we left. We had the upstairs double bed, very comfy ,with ceiling fan which was very adequate at night . We had use of a common room and refrigerator and it was very clean and enjoyable. We had a rental car and used the one... More 

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Indian Land, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I drove in and they made me park in a garage. Extra un expected cost The towels were so harsh you got a defoliation after each shower. No soap in bathroom, shampoo etc. They have a washing machine, but you cannot use it. No A/C - room has 1 window and is on the road where you hear motor cycles... More 

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Piero and Mara give you a warm welcome to their B&B in Varenna, a small town on Lake Como. Easily accessible by train, the bed and breakfast is a short walk from the train station. Check in is between 1.30 and 3.30 pm but earlier or later arrivals can be accommodated by advising Piero and Mara prior to arrival. You... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Piero was a warm and friendly host. His apartment is well located near the train station and is quite cool in summer (with the ceiling fan) even though it had no air conditioning. We had a difficult time locating the apartment though, so it may be helpful to note that his apartment is the block at the corner of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at the orange house for 2 nights. It was perfect. Right next to the train station. Piero was very nice and gave good recommendation s. his wife speaks little English but we are in Italy. My boyfriend tried to say have a nice evening in Italian to her in which she said "I don't speak... More 

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Southern IN
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18 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

I am so glad we (my daughter 23 and myself 51) chose Varenna and Orange House for our trip. The B&B is very close to the train station (less than 5 min.) and an easy walk to the ferry (5 min.) as well. Just know-everything is up hill! We had heavy luggage to tote and there are steps up to... More 

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Address: Via Venini | Lecco, 156 - 2382 Varenna, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Orange House Hotel Varenna

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