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Albergo Il Vapore

Piazza Tommaso Grossi, 3, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This restaurant was recommended by Tripadvisor, as well as our Travel Rep. You were not wrong. Family run, with a good menu offering an excellent selection, pastas, meat and fish dishes, all freshly cooked. The family treat you as a friend rather than a customer, table for the night, and you can make a reservation. Well worth a visit, and... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with a friend last week and was pleasantly surprised. The room was clean and the hosts were very friendly and helpful. Although the bathroom was a bit small, the room itself was spacious and the bed was comfortable. The location can't be beat for menaggio; it is right off the main square. For the price, Albergo Il Vapore... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are things to like about Albergo Il Vapore. The host is friendly. The rooms are clean. Towels are changed every day and the bed is made for you every day. A nice touch. It’s close to Lake Como and it’s close to shops and restaurants in the pretty town of Menaggio. Unfortunately there are things that can’t be overlooked.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a 1-star hotel, I was happy to see previous reviews were right - family-run hotel, very friendly, and very Italian. Right next to good quality, inexpensive restaurants and 2 minutes from the ferry dock. The town is a quiet place to stay and very pretty to wander around, especially at night (after the people staying at the other villages... More

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Traveled in mid-june 2014 which proved to be an excellent time to visit Menaggio and lake Como. We were very happy with Albergo il Vapore, it's conveniently located right in the centre of Menaggio, close to boat rentals, small shopping area, and all the restaurants. Hotel is family run and has a cozy, relaxed feel. Our room was spacious for... More

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Exeter, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

If you want to visit Lake Como on a budget, this is the place to stay. Very friendly family run business, gorgeous food and coffee, It is in the perfect location, just off a lovely square and minutes to the lake. Our rooms were cleaned on a daily basis and we were given new fresh towels everyday. The beds weren't... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

As our corrupt president slowly sends our currency down the toilet value for money for exchange challenged South Africans is vital to survive. The Albergo II Vapore proved to be just that. Situated in a pretty little courtyard looking onto the lake surrounded by resturants I almost felt like a normal Pound/Euro/dollar rich traveller. The rooms are clean beds great... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The location & staff are wonderful. That's where it ends. We had room 21 with a great view of the lake, and being directly above the kitchen gave us the unbelievable noise in this old building. There were sounds like someone was prying open a stuck door followed by what sounded like them hauling the door back as far as... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Me and my girlfriend stayed here for 3 nights. This simple hotel is comfortable and relaxing. Our room had a good bed and a balcony with a small view of the water. They have a lovely restaurant with that we are twice at with good Italian food and coffee. The family owners are genuinely happy, caring and very helpful. Simone... More

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Rooms small but clean. Good value for money. Furniture old fashioned. Staff very friendly and helpfull. Great location! We had a great view at the lake from our balcony on the second floor. Good restaurant on the ground floor.

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Address: Piazza Tommaso Grossi, 3, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Menaggio
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Lovely hotel and rooftop restaurant features a charming outdoor outdoor wisteria centenary. The restaurant is located in the lakeside piazza of Menaggio, in the heart of the town, located on the shores of Lake Como. The food is homemade and traditional dishes, freshly cooked, Larian specialties include risotto with perch as the (only if available fresh and Lake Como) and whitefish, as well as delicacies of the nearby Valtellina as pizzoccheri and sciatt. Most of the ten rooms, simply furnished, surprising in the breathtaking lake view.Kindness, courtesy and attention to detail and the son of Mrs. Simone Pinuccia complete the enchanting atmosphere of the hotel restaurant Steam, a corner of paradise in the heart of Lake Como. Pet Friendly. ... more   less 
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