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Via Statale, 182, 23826 Mandello del Lario, Italy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Singapore, Singapore
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a quiet and relaxing place to stay which is not too far from the main tourist towns of Varenna and Bellagio. Frontelago was an excellent fit and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The train ride from Milano Centrale to Olcio was easy and comfortable with a train change at Lecco and the entire journey took 1.5hrs.... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extremely friendly folk, clean and nice place, amazing breakfast! Would definitely recommend it to other people. Only negative point is that there is barely an option to go out to eat around the guesthouse (except the amazing ice dealer 30m away). In this case I recomment you have dinner at Varenna, which has lots of great places to eat. Otherwise... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Maria and Pietro were perfect hosts and very helpful. Breakfast was excellent, so much food and we ate it outside in their garden. The room was very clean and spacious with great views over the lake. The accommodation is about 10 minutes drive to Varenna for the ferry to all the main villages and attractions. They gave some great recommendations... More

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Loomis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

When My family and I were traveling around Lake Como we found this wonderful gem. Maria and Pietro were exceeded all expectations, and were amazing hosts. The location is not in a city, so its nice and quite, and away from much of the craziness. The ferry connection is quite close to anywhere you need to go. Our rooms were... More

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Houston, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Maria and Pietro are excellent hosts who run an extremely clean, very traditional B&B on the outskirts of Mandello del Lario, 15 min from Varena with its ferry connections to all the other main attractions on the lake. We rented their attic apartment for 5 nights and were very pleased with everything, including breakfast. The owners are very warm, kind... More

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gold coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We spent 3 nights at frontelago,Pietro and Maria are such great host's.They are just so happy ,it was a joy to go to breakfast even though our Italian is zip,we always managed to understand each other.Ther place is immaculate,in a great location on the water,a car comes in handy there to explore the area .We would love to go back... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Frontelago is a great place. Our apartment was cute and well-furnished. The common rooms were quaint and charming. Maria's breakfast was ample and delicious (mmm... tiramisu). But the greatest asset were definitely our hosts, Maria and Pietro. They were really hospitable, forthcoming and informative. Maria really went above and beyond by driving us to the train station at five in... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
58 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We spent last night here on a last minute booking and we scored!!! The home has been in Pietros family for generations and is filled with gorgeous antiques!! Maria went out of her way to be kind and welcoming, our room and bathroom were immaculate and beyond gorgeous with stained glass, antiques, a small terrace, and everything else you could... More

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Penkridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and when we left we felt like we were leaving family we've known for years. Pietro and Maria are the nicest people you could wish to meet. They informed us of what to see and where to eat. Rooms were clean and views were just stunning. Breakfast was just so plentiful. Can not recommend... More

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Sligo, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Beautiful location. Superb accommodation. Charming couple. They brought us to the restaurant for a superb Italian meal that was so inexpensive and brought us to town the following day. Looked after us beyond the call of duty.

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Address: Via Statale, 182, 23826 Mandello del Lario, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Mandello del Lario
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Overlooking the Lecco branch of Lake Como, B&B Frontelago is right on the waterfront. It offers rooms and apartments with antique furniture, and a lake-view terrace where breakfast is served.Rooms here have a classic design with wooden or tiled floors and paintings on the walls. They feature an LCD TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom with hairdryer.You will find a comfortable shared lounge with fireplace, a large garden, and free Wi-Fi access in public areas. When booked, breakfast includes homemade cakes, cheese and cold cuts, and several sweet items.B&B Frontelago Lago Di Como is in Olcio, 2 km north of Mandello del Lario. A small beach is located across the street. Free parking is provided and Olcio Train Station is 300 metres away for trains to Varenna, Sondrio and Milan. ... more   less 
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