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Hotel Boston

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Viale Duchessa di Genova, 13, 28838 Stresa, Italy
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Ranked #27 of 36 hotels in Stresa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days 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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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54 reviews 54 reviews
19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here 3 nights. Had a lovely room (4th floor) with a balcony and view of the lake over the rooftops of the buildings in front. Staff were friendly. Paid for off street parking but didn't need to as always parks outside. Easy stroll into town along the beautiful lakeside. Easy walk from the railway station too. Room was big... More

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Fochabers, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel Boston is set one street back from the lakeside of Lake Maggiore. We had an end room on the top floor which was an additional floor added on a few years ago. The room was good with a lovely modern shower room and super views of the lake depite being behind the La Palma Hotel. The hotel is... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worst Hotel ever.Dirty small rooms, smells urin. Shower Looks like it is not cleaned in years. Floors sticky and not washed. Bad breakfast,Hotel is not cleaned in years. Wifi is not working, no free parking as promised cost 13. Should be a 1star Hotel.

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is a 5-10 minute walk from both the railway station and the lake shore, so very convenient for boat trips and train transfers. We had a room on the top floor with a lake view balcony. The room was simply furnished but clean and comfortable. The breakfast each morning was fine, with a fairly standard spread on the... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I returned from a 5 night stay at the Hotel Boston yesterday and found it a bit disappointing, the breakfast consisted of a buffet containing a yogurt pot, bread,two cereal options, cheese, ham, and croissants prefilled with marmalade, it would have been nice to have a toaster or some fruit. We also opened a strawberry jam to find it full... More

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Boynton Beach
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4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Booked my son and wife here for 5 nights we had apt. Due to our length in Stresa. They had two terraces facing lake very clean spotless rooms. Reception always knew us and my son very friendly. Breakfast was very nice. Great hotel for the price very informative and sweet.

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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We were a party of four staying in two rooms for three days at the beginning of June. The Boston is ideally situated and a clean, well run establishment with highly efficient and friendly staff. Rooms are on the small side but we had a balcony and great views of the lake and Borromeo islands (remembering that this hotel isn't... More

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The Boston Hotel, situated in the centre of Stresa, is a budget hotel which has a few issues that prevent it from being a place you might want to return to. Check-in and Reception. The reception staff at the Boston are generally welcoming, friendly and helpful. This especially goes for their young receptionist Jessica, who was certainly the jewel in... More

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Alresford, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Stresa is a great place to visit and still reflects some of the grandeur of its 19th century past. Hotel Boston is excellently situated, a few minutes walk from the station and the Lake shore. The staff were helpful and friendly and the breakfast well up to standard. Our room had a balcony and a view over the lake to... More

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Address: Viale Duchessa di Genova, 13, 28838 Stresa, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Lake Maggiore > Stresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Boston 3*
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Hotel Boston is located just a stone's throw from the historical centre of Stresa, the railway station, the Congress Hall and boarding docks for ferries to the Borromean Islands. The Boston is a small, family managed 3 star hotel in Stresa, completely renovated in the winter of 2011/2012 and complete with all facilities: Wi-Fi available throughout the entire hotel is free, lift, bag deposit, breakfast hall, leisure reading and TV room. All rooms are with balconies,(Superior room with lake view too) air conditioning, private bathroom,safe. There is public parking nearby the hotel or private parking (charges apply), and much more. ... more   less 
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