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Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior

3.0 of 5 Via Regina 41, 22011 Cadenabbia di Griante, Italy
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Returned back to this hotel for a seven nights stay with my wife and we were greeted with an excellent hospitality of the level you seldom find in a hotel of its class if at all. All round friendly staff, clean and large rooms and a decent level of all-inclusive dinning experience at a very competitive cost. You can't ask... More

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for four nights in this super location, the local area was picturesque, a trip the Belagio a short bus journey and a ferry across the lake was excellent. The hotel had helpful friendly staff and a great food selection at each meal. I would definitely recommend this hotel. Barry, Hertfordshire

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After reading some comments about this hotel,I did not recognise this hotel that I had visited 18 months ago.It was with apprehension, as I had already booked a 9 day holiday with Shearings.I should not have worried, excellent drivers Bill and Karen.Arrived at hotel at 9.30 and was in our room at 10.00. Reception was busy but coped well. As... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Old grand stilysh hotel, lake front, bellagio view, with a floating Pool On the lake, and ,moreover cheap rate in late september. On te other hand service is a pitty. Good potential if investing in staff training , and menu at the restaurant.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at this hotel early morning, only to be told room would not be ready until afternoon, first dissapointment, once we got are allocated room, it was vary small, all around the window was thick black mold, the shower was just big enough to squeeze into, if you dropped anything you would have to get out the shower to pick... More

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Ipswich Suffolk
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15 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us stayed here as part of a Shearings overnight trip to Lake Como. As I had booked the trip I was rather concerned when I read some of the reviews. The check in was very efficient and our rooms very good at the back of the hotel with a good view of the mountains. The room was very... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrival mid-afternoon, room not as booked receptionist very unhelpful, new room small, dated and grubby looking, bulb gone on inside of door so at night could not see the wardrobe or to get to safe, reported this on entering this room, no bulbs would get one tomorrow, 7 days later the bulb still had not been replaced. Food adequate but... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and i stayed here with shearings on a 9 day holiday .the food was buffet good choice breakfast lunch and evening meal . helped are selves to packed lunch from breakfast if we were out all day .Day pass on boats 15 euros each . free boat to ballagio from hotel . shops places to eat all along... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this hotel with Shearings on a week long coach holiday. We arrived at the hotel early 7.45 am (ish) and couldn't get our room until at least 12pm. We had to pay 10 euro's each for our breakfast which was very disappointing and had to pay extra if we wanted a lunch, we decided not to after... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from a coaching holiday to this large and busy hotel. Initial impressions were that due to the number of guests, it was all a bit 'impersonal' and hectic in the large dining room. Our room was adequate in size, clean and well looked after. There were problems with lifts in the early morning due to coach parties leaving... 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*
Number of rooms: 284
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Also Known As:
Britannia Excelsior Hotel
Hotel Britannia Excelsior Cadenabbia
Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior Lake Como/Cadenabbia Di Griante, Italy

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