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Hotel Bellavista

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   via IV Novembre, 21, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 10 Hotels in Menaggio
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Graham H Droitwich, United Kingdom
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 7 days in September with a Thomsons "Lakes and Mountains" package holiday. The plus points are it's excellent location, right on the edge of Lake Como and close to all of the town's amenities. Unfortunately those are, in my opinion its only good points. The proprietor and his wife failed to smile throughout our... More

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poole dorset
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Agree with previous reviews. Amazing views. Great location. Very easy to get around. Food mainly ok, loved all of the starters, great if you like pasta and rice etc. Main meals just ok. and only ever served with half a boiled potato and frozen or tinned veg! I ended up having 2 starters, which was great. Very very bright restaurant... More

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Brisbane, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We had the perfect location with the picture perfect view overlooking Lake Como. Laying on our bed we could delight in the light and colour changes over Bellagio and Varenna. Our room was quiet with the only sounds being the lapping of the water. Heaven. It seems to have been recently refurbished and delightful. The bathroom was charming with a... More

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

A tale of two extremes. There's very good and there's very bad. THE GOOD .... The location must be one of the best on the lake as, unusually for many villages on the Italian lakes it has no road in front of the hotel. The lake facing rooms have wonderful views across Lake Como to Varenna, Bellagio and the mountains... More

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Perth, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Menaggio is a quiet place yet the hotel is very noisy. The walls must be paper thin. We stayed here for four nights and found it very difficult to sleep. We put the air conditioning on purely to try to drown the constant noise but it did nothing to dampen the sound of people talking, moving furniture, shouting....and this went... More

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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Don't expect a fantastic welcome from the owners because you won't get one! Very grumpy lady owner, doesn't smile much either. We made a game out of who could get her to crack a smile! the rest of the staff bar one are wonderful and lovely. The room was basic but clean, beds a little hard and bathroom definitely needs... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The hotel itself is in a good location and offers great views of the lake however the welcome given by the owners leaves much to be desired. They are unfriendly and create a very cold atmosphere almost like they resent you being in their hotel. The general staff are better but if opting for breakfast be warned that it is... More

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had read many reviews of this hotel-some not very complimentary -before we went and decided that some people look for different things in a holiday... We really wanted a lakeside view from our room and restaurant and we were definitely not disappointed!! This is the only hotel in Menaggio that directly overlooks the lake and even though the 4... More

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Larbert, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

A great location but unfortunately owned by the wrong people. It seems to me that the owners are willing to take your booking and money but not willing to make you feel welcome, update their hotel or offer a decent breakfast The rooms were VERY basic, the furniture was chipped tired and dated (I haven’t seen a TV like the... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My wife and I came here 9 years ago, that was Half Board, this time we did Bread and Breakfast. The views from the top floor balcony were excellent, the room very comfortable, and the the breakfast was good. We also ate in the Hotel (got 10% off), a three course meal which was very good, and also good value... More

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Address: via IV Novembre, 21, 22017 Menaggio, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Menaggio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Bellavista 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Hotel Bellavista Menaggio, Italy - Lake Como

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