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Hotel La Bussola

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned from a 2 night stay at the Hotel Bussola. We called the hotel direct 2 days before our stay and got the best room, 312 as recommend by many TripAdvisor reviews. Lovely room if now slightly dated, very spacious and large balcony with the most wonderful view of Lake Orta, the island and the town of... More 

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Thank MartinHalliday
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13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Hotel , some what dated but quaint , staff friendly and very helpful. The rooms are clean and quite spacious , also they have air con in their rooms. Eating at the hotel the usual breakfast fare , Lunch was nice as well . Fives minutes from village centre , nicely located .

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent only one night, but loved the hotel. The views from the room and breakfast terrace are beautiful. The reception staff was very friendly and helpful. Clean and spacious room. We appreciated the free parking, also on the day of departure.

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Wigan
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86 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

This hotel is in a lovely spot with a magnificent view of the lake. However, it is quite a hike down to the town. The room was nothing special, no frills but clean. The receptionist I suspect owner was very rude to us, when we asked for 2 glasses for our bottle of wine we had just bought our way... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We found the Hotel perfectly situated, our balcony had a lovely view of the island, lake and mountains, The Family ran the Hotel with charm, and all the staff were welcoming. Breakfast and Dinner on the terrace excellent, and the pool was never crowded and large enough for a decent swim. Our room on the second floor was comfortable, and... More 

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LaBussolaOrta, Proprietario at Hotel La Bussola, responded to this review

Dear Madam and dear sir Thanks for your message and we do hope to have you as guest on another occasion kind regards Family Tassera More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Stayed here for five nights in May. The loft level room in a rustic style was spacious and clean. The view from the balcony was of the pretty hills. Owners and personnel were friendly and helpful, spoke very decent English. Breakfast is served on the terrace overlooking Orta Lake. Clean swimming pool, free parking. Just a short walk from the... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We stayed at the Hotel La Bussola for 2 nights in May and were very pleased. We had stayed down the hill in a more expensive hotel, but found La Bussola more to our liking. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. We were thrilled to arrive at 11 a.m. and learn that we could check right in to our... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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37 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

I stayed in the hotel several times. Very nice people, who run the hotel, rooms are spacious (mine had a great view over the lake), breakfaast decent & very good coffe .. Parking is free & within the hotel. Very comfortable.

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

We stayed here for just one night. The lady who runs the hotel speaks fantastic English and is very helpful. We arrived at 10.30am and we were checked in immediately which was really good. We were allocated a large corner balcony, lake view room, 117. The room was typical Italian style, clean and well equipped. TV, Safe, mini bar. No... More 

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149 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Stayed in the hotel for a long weekend in wintertime. The room was nice, just the room temperature was a bit difficult to control. Beds were good. Almost every room has a balcony, with magnificent view over the lake. The staff is kind and very helpful (also English is spoken). Because of wintertime, the restaurants as closed, but the buffet... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel La Bussola

Address: Strada Panoramica 24, 28016 Orta San Giulio, Italy
Location: Italy > Piedmont > Province of Novara > Orta San Giulio
Price Range: $133 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Bussola 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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