We have been in hotel Della Torre by end of July of 2013 as family .
Hotel is on good and bad location on same time. Good location is because lake is few minutes walk away and there is station for ferry ( Carciano ) which can drive you to all islands and places around. As well there is starting point for cable car for mountain top Mottarone (beautiful panoramic view - must to see). Also, hotel is 10-15 min walking away from downtown of Stressa and you can walk near lake side which is very beautiful.
Bad position of hotel is for guests with rooms looking to mountain (opposite to lake). From that side of hotel is railway and trains are running quite often, It is not possible to sleep with open windows. But when you close windows and run air-condition (which is good) then is Ok.
Stuff in hotel is very frendly, polite and always want to help. Food is good (nothing special but not bed as well). Swimming pool is nice.
So, in sumarry hotel is very good for money what you pay and I would recommend it.
General note. Sressa is full of mosquito's. First I thought maybe that is just those few days (a lot of mosquito's) but if you go in any local pharmacy, you can find a lot of preparations to protect yourself from mosquito's. For a couple of days, our child (and we as well) has been bitten by mosquito's..
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hotel Della Torre is a well-maintained, family-run hotel set just out of Stresa town centre and only 150 metres from Lake Maggiore. Enjoy pretty lake views from the gardens.Relax by Hotel Della Torre's outdoor pool, which features a Jacuzzi area. Sun loungers and beach towels are provided for use by the pool and there is also a snack bar here.The train station is set conveniently close, just 5 minutes' walk from Hotel Della Torre. This friendly hotel is also great if you want to visit the Borromean Islands, as ferries leave from close by.A pleasant 20-minute stroll along the promenade will have you in Stresa centre.Rooms at Hotel Della Torre are all spacious and air conditioned, with their own balconies. Junior suites have lovely views over the lake or look out over the picturesque mountains behind the hotel. Satellite TV is provided. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Della Torre Hotel
- Della Torre Stresa
- Hotel Della Torre Stresa, Italy - Lake Maggiore