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“Fantastic value for overnight stay” 4 of 5 stars
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La Sacca
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Sempione Sud, 50, 28838, Stresa, Italy   |  
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Ranked #10 of 36 Hotels in Stresa
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Preston, UK
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23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fantastic value for overnight stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We stayed here when passing through Maggiore for one night on our Italian Road Trip. This hotel is fantastic value, clean, with all the amenities you will need. It's about a 1/2 hour walk into Stresa or a 5 minute drive. Breakfast was good and the service was friendly.

  • Stayed August 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in June and had picked it specifically as it was just outside Stresa which can get a little crowded. It has a big open car park across the street (just be quick as it's a motorway) and an amazing quasi outside eating area with stunning food. It was easily among the best food we had the entire trip. The room balconies are small for the most part but still enjoyable with a glass of wine. And what a view.... you could happily wake up to that every day. After touring Stresa and the islands all day La Sacca is a brilliant place to return to wind down and enjoy the evening. Highly recommended to anyone.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Brockenhurst
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43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Family run hotel on lakeside 2 miles outside Stresa. Extremely friendly and helpful staff,Clean well equipped rooms, but balconies too small for comfort, Website does not show that hotel is between road and railway No air conditioning, so ether clos window and swelter or open and suffer noise

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Brin R
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Florence, Italy
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Only 2km from Stresa with magical views from your room across the lake. The rooms are very comfortable and the service is very good. If you stay make sure that you have dinner in the restaurant it is a little more expensive to your average restaurant in Stresabut the food is some of the best you will ever taste, absolutely exceptional meals.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Great place and extremely helpful staff.everything was wonderful and would visit it again.Room with lovely lake view,arming facilities and daily breakfast was just right. Lady working there mixes perfectly with people from different nations.

Room Tip: Only a couple of KM from city centre.
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Belton, South Carolina
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59 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

We stayed in room 6 for 3 nights. The hotel is very nice. We had a room overlooking the lake (though slightly obscured by buildings across the street) and on the main road into town (but we were not bothered by the street noise.) The staff was very friendly and helpful, and much more accommodating than in many hotels. An example, we arrived early afternoon after flying all night from the US. We checked in and went to our room for a short nap. When we awoke around 4 we were hungry, but did not want to eat too much since we planned to eat dinner in the hotel. They made us a lite sandwich snack with a bottle of wine for a very reasonable price - and you need to realize the kitchen was not open at the time. We had read many good reviews on their restaurant and must agree - the food was fantastic and the service was great. We ate there 2 of our 3 nights in Stresa. The 3rd night we had had a big lunch and picked up some pasta, pizza & wine in town and ate it out on our balcony - very lovely. Also they had a wonderful breakfast buffet with delicious homemade pastries.

Only caveat is its location. We did not have a car and it really was not safe to walk into town along the busy road with no sidewalks. This limited our flexibility; we would have preferred to be able to hop into town to walk around any number of times but could not. There is a bus, which we took, but it only ran hourly and did run later in the evening. If you have a car, or you don't mind these limitations, I would highly recommend La Sacca for your consideration.

BTW - a couple that had a car noted once they got into town they had a hard time finding a place to park.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank SC_Traveling_Man
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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Others have spoken about the low prices, free parking, etc but we found this hotel to be too compromised by it's position right on the main road. As we sat on the terrace for our mediocre breakfast huge gusts of wind generated by the frequent passing lorries blasted the plastic curtains around and . The traffic noise levels were very high and started early in the morning.
In truth, this hotel may be in the Stresa post code, but it's so far out of town that you would never try to walk in. The town itself is magnificent, so why not stay there?
We were interested to note that our room had padded walls - slightly worrying! - we assumed this to be fashionable.
We had read about the good food at La Sacca, but were put off by the evening menu which consisted of three courses of Chef's Surprise.

Room Tip: Bite the bullet and book a room in town.
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about La Sacca

Address: Via Sempione Sud, 50, 28838, Stresa, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Lake Maggiore > Stresa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 36 Hotels in Stresa
Hotel Class:2 star — La Sacca 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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