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Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees places you within a 10-minute stroll of Villa La Palazzola and Villa Ducale. This 5-star hotel has 179 guestrooms and offers conveniences like free breakfast, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. On a lake, it's also near Borromeo Plaza and Isola Bella Botanical Garden.

Dining

Free breakfast is included with your stay. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge or visit the onsite restaurant for a bite to eat. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room.

Rooms

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees's 179 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, minibars, and safes. Guests can enjoy satellite TV and stay connected with free WiFi. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer jetted tubs, hair dryers, and designer toiletries. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include phones and desks.

Property features

Guests of Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. Free valet and self parking are available—or if you're not driving, take the shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) for EUR 150 per vehicle. The front desk has multilingual staff on hand 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a health club, a sauna, and an outdoor tennis court.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Borromeo Plaza
  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet and self parking

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This majestic, castle-like luxury hotel is set in the midst of a private park filled with expansive gardens, including a Japanese garden area and a water lily pond, classical sculptures, and hundred-year-old trees. In the midst of this idyllic setting are lake-front tennis courts and 2 heated outdoor swimming pools (seasonal). A third heated swimming pool is located indoors, at the health club. The on-site Spa Centro Benessere Stresa features a range of services including massages, body treatments and therapies, Chinese medicine, facials, and hair styling. Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees has 4 on-site dining options offering indoor and outdoor seating. The hotel also has a conference center and 9 meeting/conference rooms equipped with air conditioning, wireless Internet access (complimentary), and audio-visual equipment.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 179 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Year Built 1861 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Conference space 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees offers 179 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with jetted bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Borromeo Restaurant - Serves traditional Italian dishes in a light and airy setting with views of the hotel gardens.

Des Dames

Banchetti

La Terrazza

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 

Spa Services

The spa offers a variety of services, such as massages, manicures, pedicures, body treatments, and aromatherapy. Guests enjoy garden views.

  • Massages 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 88.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 22.00 per night.

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.50 per person, per night, up to 15 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 150 per vehicle
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 22.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 88.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Borromees
  • Borromees Hotel
  • Grand Des Iles Borromees
  • Grand Des Iles Borromees Stresa
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  • Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees Stresa, Italy - Lake Maggiore
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We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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