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Il Sole Di Ranco

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We are quite pleased that we found this hotel + restaurant for our last stay in Italy. Friendly staff, funny room (bedroom in etage), big warm pool, beautiful lake view from the room and a very good restaurant. The breakfast however consisted mostly of sweets and was a bit of a disappointment considering the connected restaurant.

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Greetham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We were disappointed because we really wanted to love this restaurant. However the food was over fussy with combinations which did not work and a pretentious style of presentation. I love eating in special, Michelin starred restaurants for the inventiveness and unusual flavours, but although this chef surprised us, he did not delight with his flavours. Also, I do not... More 

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Friesenheim, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Il Sole die Ranco is a small and quirky hotel, tucked away from the main road directly by Lago Maggiore. The rooms are charming, clean and beautiful. No WiFi, but who wants to be surfing the net, when they can be enjoying the fabulous hotel??? Staff are most helpful and friendly. The restaurants serves first class food, and I would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We (my wife and I) spend 3 nights in this Hotel. We really enjoyed the time there. The staff was very attentive and friendly. We had a very big room with a nice view over the lake. The breakfast is a Italian style breakfast but everything we wanted was there. On two evenings we also had dinner in the restaurant.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

we chose this hotel for our first wedding night - it was such a lovely place, room was stunning and view was breathtaking. breakfast was excellent, and receptionist (called Tatiana) super helpful and very polite, not just on the day, but also during the whole booking process. only tiny issue is that they didnt provide any conditioner, but only shampoo... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

We have stayed twice and love the property but it really does need a renovation. It is the only place to stay in the area and the prices are great. Ask for a room with a view because some have none. The property is small and fills quickly. Angera, the town nearby is delightful and Lago Maggiore is beautiful.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We stayed here one night in July 2015. The area is very pleasant and the lake is gorgeous. We didn't spend much time in the room but it was very large with an extra couch, an extra bed in a mezzanine and a cute little balcony. The bathroom was extremely nice with all new fixtures. Most of our time was... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

First and foremost, the double bed in the "superior room" was actually made of two single beds put together, so that after 5 minutes there was a gap between the two mattress. Absolutely disappointing. The AC wasn't good enough to modify the room temperature. It's definitely overpriced. Dinner was good, but overpriced. The service in general was below expectations. I... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My expectations prior to arrival were modest in view of the photo's I had seen on this and their web site. On arrival after a full days travelling, a welcome alcoholic beverage and a meal I thought would be grand? This notion quashed before I even traversed the uneven steps to room 5; where the door handle always came away... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Il Sole di Ranco is located in the little village of Ranco on the southern end of Lake Maggiore and while set a little ways away from the major tourist centers on the lake like Stressa it is easy to get to them either by car or boat (ferry). The hotel sits in beautiful grounds with a lovely view of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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Il Sole di Ranco
Il Sole di Ranco
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Il Sole Di Ranco

Address: Piazza Venezia 5, 21020 Ranco, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Maggiore > Ranco
Price Range: $166 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Il Sole Di Ranco 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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