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Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 4, 2016

We took a trip on the funicular railway from Como to the village of Brunate at the very top of the hill. We wanted a coffee where we could enjoy the views. Most places were closed for Easter. I spotted the perfect raised terrace with tables above a hotel. Roberto the hotel owner explained that he had just arrived for...

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
Reviewed October 20, 2015

Firstly contratary to what I was led to believe the only actual parking is 1.3 Kms away, the owner will assist with a lift there if he is able but otherwise it's a long walk back. The hotel is clearly struggling, the water in the bathroom taps came out brown initially, the heating took 3 hours to warm up. The...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

After a trip up the Furnicular , then a hike to the volta light house you will need a cold beer . Drop into the vista lago brunate see Roberto and get a Angelo Poretti Double malt beer , but be warned ... It's 6.5% ! There is the red version as well but this is 7% !

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Bergen, Norway
Reviewed August 12, 2015

The hotel is affordable and has nice rooms with a wonderful view of Como, the lake and some Swizz alps in the horizon. Brunate is a beatiful Italian small village, that is worth visiting. The service was good, and the staff was very friendly.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed June 6, 2015

We stayed overnight at Vista Lago on a whim this week on our night in Italy. We had been at Lake Garda at our friends' house, but we need accommodations closer to Malpensa for an early morning flight. We found Vista Lago after a curvy drive to the top of the mountain, and the view was spectacular! The proprietor of...

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Tampere, Finland
Reviewed October 18, 2014

I understood that the hotel has a new owner. He was kind and caring and served us pretty fine breakfast every morning. Rest of the time the public spaces (etc lobby, restaurant) were closed. A little bit strange was that the cleaning lady went our room despite the sign "do not disturb". She took away all our soda and water...

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Reviewed October 14, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two days in April 2013. We learned that the Owners had recently remodeled/upgraded the hotel. We were not disappointed. The location is perfect within walking distance of the Funicular and a focal point for the hiking trails. The view of Lake Como from our balcony was beautiful. The Owner were extremely kind. We...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 21, 2014

This was our second visit in the last 3 years, and despite change of ownership this hotel remains an absolute gem. The views are just superb, you can see pretty much all of Como and the alps. The staff are happy to provide you with anything you need and are very warm and friendly. The rooms are clean and comfortable...

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Como
Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Upon arriving 2 hours after reception closed, due to train delays, we we very fortunate to have been spotted by two men and a woman who new the owner of the hotel. They explained that they would call the owner and he would take care of us. It couldn't have been 5 minutes before the owner arrived to get us...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed June 24, 2014

The view from this hotel is fabulous and something I didn't think possible with a low budget. You can see the whole city of Como and the lake and mountains. The free breakfast was so good! Fresh warm crossiants and the best cheese. The restaurant seems to be family run, the cook being like the "typical Italian mother." That being...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Vista Lago

Address: 25 Via Roma, 22100 Brunate, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Brunate
Price Range: $72 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vista Lago 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Vista Lago Brunate, Lake Como, Italy
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“We were shown room 34 which had 2 balconys, one of which was very large.”
 of 5 bubbles 228carolet, Apr 4, 2016 | Read review
“Go for a top lake view room. It's breathtaking”
 of 5 bubbles natashaw2013, Sep 21, 2014 | Read review
“get one down in como”
 of 5 bubbles LeslieA544, Oct 6, 2012 | Read review
“don't stay here and don't use laterooms”
 of 5 bubbles objective_feedback, Sep 15, 2012 | Read review
“ask for top floor”
 of 5 bubbles WestCountryFroggy, Jul 7, 2012 | Read review
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