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Hotel Orso Bruno

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via Regina Vecchia, 45, 22010 Carate Urio, Italy (Formerly Piccolo Hotel Orso Bruno)
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Rushden, Northants
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has special memories for us. We honeymooned here nearly 20 years ago, and when we decided to come back to Lake Como for our wedding anniversary, there was nowhere else we wanted to stay. This is a small family run hotel, and the owner is very professional and welcoming. The hotel is impeccably clean with glass and metal... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our stay on Lake Como very much! The hotel is a small, family owned hotel. We were in the family room, which was a great size for our family if four, including 2 teenagers. The rooms each had small balconies. The restaurant was lovely with delicious food and a gorgeous view. Breakfast was very tasty with a good selection.... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a hotel near the water of Lake Como. Though photos look like it is on the water- there is a street and a decent space between the hotel and lake. There are good views of the lake if you're on the front end of the hotel. The hotel also has a restaurant that is pretty decent. The owners... More 

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had eaten a few meals at Hotel Orso Bruno on our last trip to Lake Como and decided to stay for 4 nights with family. The hotel is situated right across the street from the ferry so no need to drive anywhere. The hotel is clean and the restaurant is wonderful. All the rooms have air conditioning and are very... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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41 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small , boutique hotel with views of the lake, an extraordinary and eco minded staff, and a swimming beach. We were so happy here that we extended our stay! The rooms are bright and well appointed with windows that open for the fresh breeze and views all around. The breakfast was fabulous and offered new options each... More 

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Thank Polly S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't normally write reviews, but felt as this was such a small independent hotel that it would be worthwhile. To be honest I wasn't expecting much. A little, independent, European 3-star (so 2-star really)! However, I was so very pleasantly surprised. The room was excellent, the bathroom extremely modern. The staff courteous and friendly and the location absolutely perfect.... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Having reviewed the Orso Bruno here before - we've just returned from our fifth,annual week-long stay, at this excellent family-run hotel. Located 30 metres from the lake shore, with extensive ferry links to Como, Cernobbio and elsewhere; the restaurant remains great value, with lots of fresh dishes and locally prepared specialities. Best to book a lake-facing room, on a higher... More 

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Brasov, Romania
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155 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice and pleasant stay at Orso Bruno. The hotel is small but quite chic . The staff is very friendly and helpful. If you book a room do it for one with lake view. Breakfasts was very good too. Rooms are small but clean and simple. They have only several parking place so book it in... More 

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Minsk
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Hotel is located in the first line near the lake, but the main road is directly under hotel windows, so it's really noisy and no place for walking around. Room smells old and isn't clean enough. Breakfasts are poor and all the same every day. It's better to find another place to stay, especially when you stay more than one... More 

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HotelOrsoBruno, Proprietario at Hotel Orso Bruno, responded to this review

Dear Denis and Veronika, thank you for your recent review. We are sorry to read that your room was not expected your satisfaction and very surprised to receive your negative comments. Upon check-out you said you had a nice stay and everything was fine. As one can read from the majority of reviews, we normally pride ourselves on the good... More 

Perth, Australia
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately the restaurant wasn't open as it was being refurbished for summer, but that did not matter, this place was beautiful. Very relaxing, and quiet. If you want hustle and bustle, then this place is probably not for you, but for a quiet few days off, this is great.. Hosts are lovely and speak Italian and English, and their kids... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
L'albergo lo scoprite dopo infinite curve dagli scorci sempre diversi ed emozionanti, arrivate accostando comodamente l’auto sul piazzale di fronte e scendendo vi accorgete dell’incantevole posizione di questo piccolo albergo che si specchia orgogliosamente nel lago ed è avvolto dal rassicurante abbraccio delle montagne. Se arrivate di mattina il colore predominante è azzurro dalle sfumature d’oro, il tramonto invece è rosa.Ad accogliervi troverete sempre noi e sempre un sorriso e dopo un celere check in potrete andare direttamente in camera o rilassarvi un attimo nel nostro bar o nel nostro salottino sbirciando attraverso le vetrate l’animata quotidianità che si svolge al di fuori. Dicono che non ci sia panorama più affascinante del lago visto dal lago e per i nostri clienti più curiosi l’imbarco della navigazione proprio di fronte l’albergo sarà un’ irrinunciabile comodità per una gita in battello. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Orso Bruno

Address: via Regina Vecchia, 45, 22010 Carate Urio, Italy (Formerly Piccolo Hotel Orso Bruno)
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Carate Urio
Price Range: $78 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Orso Bruno 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Piccolo Hotel Carate Urio
Hotel Orso Bruno Carate Urio, Lake Como, Italy
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