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Hotel Al Borducan
Ranked #8 of 23 Hotels in Varese
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Reviewed September 25, 2007

We were a group of six on our first visit to Italy and stayed here for three days at the start of our four week 'grand tour'. We all rated it as the best overall accomodation of all the hotels we stayed in. Great rooms with panoramic views, good selection of continental breakfast with freshly baked croissants. Pasquale at front of house attending to all our requests in a charming and professional manner and Silvia in the kitchen creating some great local dishes and delicious cakes. We found the local village of Sacro Monte a serene place with the walk along the Holy Path with the fourteen chapels a highlight. Close proximity to Milan, Lake Maggiore and Lake Como makes it an ideal location for touring this region. As my wife wrote in the visitors' book " a touch of heaven on earth".

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Reviewed November 2, 2005

My wife and i stayed here on the last leg of our honeymoon driving around Italy. I had stayed at the sister hotel (il Colonne) a few years ago, but i wanted to try the Borducan! It is perched on the edge of Sacro Monte, at the foothills of the alps over looking the plains of Milan, and from the hotel, the views are spectacular to say the least, especially in the morning having breakfast on the terrace, or at night, enjoying a night cap! The hotel has a young couple running it who are probably the best and most enthusiastic hosts you'll ever meet, and the food they create is wonderful - in particular the 'bistecca al Borducan' which is made with the 'Elixir di Borducan' a wonderful liquor made to the receipe of the former owner of the hotel. Our room was gorgeous, and was on 2 floors - the front door and amazing bathroom, dressing area, and teraace on the ground, and then the bed on a mezzanine above which is wonderful for a romantic stay! all in all a truly beautiful hotel!

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Stayed: October 2017, traveled as a couple
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  • Stayed: September 2017, traveled with family
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Stayed: August 2017, traveled as a couple
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Stayed: August 2017, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 18, 2017
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Address: Via Beata Caterina Moriggi 43 | Sacro Monte, 21100, Varese, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lombardy > Province of Varese > Varese
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites
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Ranked #8 of 23 Hotels in Varese
Price Range: $125 - $186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Al Borducan 4*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The hotel-restaurant „Al Borducan“ , a vintage manor house, has been completely refurbished without disturbing the original Art Nouveau style of the 1920s.To this day each room has kept its unique charm of the former Bregonzio residence and choice pieces of vintage furniture further the congenial atmosphere of the manor house. It goes without saying, however, that modern facilities like sat-tv, telephone, safe, free of charge wireless internet access, minibar and en suite bathroom cater to the convenience of our guests.Incastonato nel borgo medievale del Sacro Monte di Varese, immerso nel parco naturale del Campo dei Fiori, questo piccolo, raffinato hotel è studiato appositamente per gli ospiti che cercano qualcosa di speciale…L’hotel- ristorante “Al Borducan” gestito da una giovane coppia itala – austriaca, è un’antica villa del 1924 in stile liberty, completamente ristrutturata lasciando inalterato l’aspetto originario, una splendida cornice per ogni tipo di evento ed uno scenario esclusivo per momenti indimenticabili.Il tè pomeridiano, un buon bicchiere di vino degustato in terrazza, la lettura di un libro in giardino o il riposo in una delle dieci romantiche e confortevoli stanze, regalano preziosi momenti di relax. ... more   less 
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