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Milan Speranza Au Lac

Piazza Marconi 6 / 9, 28838 Stresa, Italy
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Ranked #20 of 36 Hotels in Stresa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015
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Bucharest, Romania
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Easy to find from he highway, with GPS!!! (one way streets!!!) Parking place 4-500 m far from the hotel; take care to unload your hard/big luggage, while temporarily stopping the car near reception door. Old fashioned furniture in the room, but in good condition, clean room and very comfortable bad. Nice view to the lake (option that makes the difference)... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We stayed in the Hotel Milan building; the other couple we were traveling with stayed in the Speranza. Rooms in both buildings were adequate; we did have two mechanical problems with our room, but these were taken care of timely when reported to the front desk. The front desk personnel were also helpful with finding restaurants and ATM's, etc. The... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We walked from the Station - a fair distance walk but reasonably easy in 10 minutes. The hotel is old but out rooms were more than adequate. The staff could not have been more helpful. (they kept helping me get internet access), spoke excellent "Australian" and willingly offered advice on the local area transport and tour options. The buffet breakfast... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Old fashioned hotel furnished with interesting antique items in particular warming pans of copper all displayed on the walls down the beautiful wrought iron and marble staircase.Well worth exploring the hotel to look at the different items contained within.There are two buildings to the hotel and we were booked in here as part of a Treyn tour to Stresa from... More 

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Altoona, Kansas
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86 reviews 86 reviews
24 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Enjoyed our two night stay at the Milan Speranza Au Lac in Stresa. Didn't realize until we checked in that there are two buildings, side by side. There is a red colored building and an orange building. We stayed in the orange one. We hadn't paid the extra for a room with a view. We were at the back of... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Loved our week long visit to Stresa at end of September and enjoyed Hotel Milan au Lac in room 354 enormously. For our tastes we found everything there thoroughly pleasing, elegant surroundings, comfortable room excellently serviced, fine restaurant, delightful staff. Just one little niggle, there seemed to be no bartender after any dinner time when we were there but perhaps... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Attentive and helpful staff, the room was very comfortable with a great view over the lake. Breakfast buffet was good and always being refreshed. Staff very knowledgeable about the local area and transport. We travelled by train and you do have to go down a hill to get to the hotel, but plenty of taxis at the station if required.... More 

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Carlo_Padulazzi, Direttore at Milan Speranza Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm, many thanks for writing this nice review! We are delighted to know that your stay in our hotel has been pleasant! We know that for our guests every little suggestion about attractions, transport, restaurants can be very useful. It is satisfying to read that the professionalism and help of our staff let you enjoy your holiday in Stresa!... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Stayed here in August on a Treyn holiday. The hotel is right on the lake and is a nice clean place. We had rooms on the top floor with fabulous views of the lake. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful and meals were in the restaurant in the adjoining hotel. There were always second helpings if required. Stresa... More 

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Carlo_Padulazzi, Direttore at Milan Speranza Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for this nice review! Great to know that the standard of our hotel meet your expectation. Customer’s care is always the main goal and absolute priority of all our staff. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed the enchanting scenery from your lake view room. It’s true that Stresa is ideally located for sightseeing,... More 

bishops stortford
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109 reviews 109 reviews
39 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We stayed here a week. Location is brilliant, right opposite the ferry terminal and round the corner from the shops and restaurants. We paid extra for a lakeside room and it has to be done because to wake up to that view is heaven. The food was really good and the pasta first course was always fantastic and so much... More 

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Carlo_Padulazzi, Direttore at Milan Speranza Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear Barry, thank you for all these nice words! It’s delighting to know that your stay with us was so pleasant and that you would like to come back. We are really happy that you enjoyed the food and our cheerful staff. One of our strengths is the friendliness and the warmth of our employees. They do the best to... More 

Ballynahinch, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
18 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights on half board basis. We had typical continental breakfast with the addition of boiled egg which could get cold if you were late coming down for breakfast. The evening meal was satisfying and tasty but we missed the salad bar. We had a nice spacious room with a small balcony. We had a good sized bathroom... More 

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Carlo_Padulazzi, Direttore at Milan Speranza Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thanks for sharing your impressions of your stay with us! It’s nice to know that you appreciated the room, the dinner and the breakfast and also the good location of our hotel. We hope to welcome you again in Stresa. Carlo Alberto Padulazzi More 

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