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Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Regina 41, 22011 Cadenabbia di Griante, Italy
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ( couple 42 + 51 ) booked with Thomson Holidays who contacted us by e mail before we travelled providing lots of useful information. Travelled by air with Flybe who were excellent and on time. Transfer from Malpensa was efficient providing our first view of George's villa ( even the coach drivers remind the tour reps to look down... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for 1week from the 20th August this year, never again, lovely area spoilt by a sub standard hotel. When we arrived we asked for a lake view which cost 70 euros, very small dark room,initially we couldn't get in as the key didn't work, I went back to reception to have it... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are still in the hotel so cannot comment on our return coach journey. The journey down with a B&B Ibis at Reims was fine. We knew it would be a long second day but our driver was excellent and delivered us safely to the hotel. Our room is at the back of the hotel and compact! The bathroom is... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I apologise but I sadly cannot give this hotel a good review and it added to an overall awful holiday in this resort. The hotel overall is not for a young family like ours and there is nothing really to do there but go out and try and find something you can enjoy. The room was basic but clean and... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Returned tonight after a 6 night stay with Shearings. We are so glad it wasn't longer. Our room 326 had no natural daylight as it was situated overlooking the inside lobby. The room itself was a decent size and the bed was comfy. We asked abut upgrading to a room with a balcony which would have cost an extra 150... More

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South Ayrshire
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a week in August. Booked through Shearings but travelled by air not coach. Transfer and return smooth and efficient. We booked a room with lake view and balcony - got 2 balconies! Our room was on the corner of the building on the 3rd floor. One balcony looked over to Bellagio , the other faced south over... More

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sheffield, england
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Once again travelled with Shearings holidays. Lake Como and the hotel Britannia Excelsior. Advertised and promoted as a Grand Tourer holiday but it wasn't. We paid a lot of money for this 8 day resort holiday, with excursions. Of course chatting with our fellow travellers and comparing holiday details there are several choices. We flew from Manchester with Flybe. Good... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are a British couple in our late 30's, just back from a 10 day holiday from Lake Como, staying in this hotel. We had a fantastic time but went with trepidation after reading some of these reviews. The key thing when booking this hotel is to go with the right level of expectations....its a 3 star hotel! This hotel... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There was just one ingredient missing... "BASIL"... and I don"t mean the herb! My Wife and I have recently returned from a 6night stay(Courtesy of Shearings Coaches, who will get mentioned later on) at this lake side hotel. This was our second stay at this particular hotel, so you could say "We were gluttons for punishment". But never again! After... More

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Looks great in the brochure but we were very disappointed with the room. We were placed in room 15 &16 which is an annexe to the main hotel. Avoid this if you can.We did complain but they made no effort to offer us another room. When it rained we had to walk through a puddle of water in the hallway.... More

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Address: Via Regina 41, 22011 Cadenabbia di Griante, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Cadenabbia di Griante
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior 3*
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Britannia Excelsior Hotel
Hotel Britannia Excelsior Cadenabbia
Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior Lake Como/Cadenabbia Di Griante, Italy

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