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Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior

Traveler (2023)
Room & Suite (576)
Dining (170)


#5 of 5 hotels in Cadenabbia di Griante
Hotel Britannia Excelsior is set on the shores of Lake Como and is a former 19th-century inn. The beautiful guest rooms are tastefully decorated with luxury fabrics and antique furniture. The hotel boasts four bars four restaurants and two swimming pools open seasonally.RnrnJust 50 metres from the Cadenabbia landing dock, the Britannia Excelsior offers free parking and beautiful views of Bellagio. RnrnThe centre of Griante is a 10 minutes' walk away. Free public parking is available near the swimming pool. All rooms at the Britannia Excelsior Hotel are equipped with satellite TV and private bathroom with shower and hairdryer. Some rooms overlook the lake and some even have a balcony. RnrnFree Wi-Fi is available in the public areas and breakfast is a continental-style buffet available daily in the main restaurant. Both the buffet-style restaurant and the a la carte, lakeside restaurant specialise in classic Italian and international cuisine.
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Breakfast included
Free Internet
Free parking
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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59Somewhat walkable
Grade: 59 out of 100
23Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
7Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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This was our first trip to the real north of Italy. The setting, Largo di Como, is splendid. The hotel is a mixed bunch, some staff were not on tune but others compensated. Magnificent location as you are well placed for the whole lake. Getting about is simple by boat or bus.
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Recently stayed at this hotel on a Shearings holiday, was very disappointed with the accommodation, have never been allocated such a small room, about 12ft x 14ft, no room for 2 suitcases, (this was supposed to be a double room ) view from the window a wall. First two nights not
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Stayed st this hotel with a coach holiday. While our room was quite nice and as we had paid for an upgrade to a lake view room the view of lake Como was lovely. Now for the negative side. There was a large party of Italian school children staying there, and to say they ran riot
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Had a lovely time with Shearings in Lake Como ,staff helpful and freindly,rooms clean and tidy food excellent with great choice .have been three times and can't wait to go again .best to stop over in France.
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the hotel is nicely situated on the lake and on the whole the waiting staff are very helpful. The whole holiday was overshadowed by the unruly behaviour of a large group of teenagers who were completely out of the control of their teachers, who appeared to spend most of their
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$83 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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