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Hotel Olivedo

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Bathurst, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

My first experience of Varenna and this hotel was so lovely. The welcome is so friendly. The room was very warm and comfortable with a glorious view of Lake Como. Their are stairs as well as a lift for access to the upper floors. We also ate at the restaurant which was so nice. Lovely dining room and lots of...

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Colorado
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice little Italian hotel right on the waterfront of Lake Como. Within walking distance of everything: restaurants, train station, shopping, post office. Access to the walking path is right out the front door.

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Thank Italia2go
Concord, North Carolina
Reviewed 30 December 2016

You are paying for the view here, which is what we wanted so that worked for us. Very easy walk from the train, right next to the ferry and a short walk to restaurants. The room was clean and comfortable, can’t really ask for more than that.

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6Thank ktdipaula
Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We loved this place. We a large room with a large wardrobe, dresser, desk, two chairs, and coffee table along with the bed. The décor was very old-fashioned -- kind of like visiting your grandmother. It was rather charming. The bathroom was more modern and beautiful marble. My husband loved the large wastebasket in the bathroom. Really! His pet peeve...

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1Thank chm1423
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Don't miss the most convenient place to stay when you want to see the best of Lake Como. Take the train from Milan to Varenna when you get off the train roll you luggage down the hill to Hotel Olivedo. This is the most charming hotel on the lake directly adjacent to the ferry terminal. The lady who runs the...

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2Thank patgallwey
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Fell in love with Lake Como and Vareena when we stayed here. We stayed for 2 nights and the hotel was just lovely. It felt like a home away from home. Our room had so much character and it was quite spacious. It was on the first floor and it had a little alcove that overlooked the lake. All the...

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Phenix City, Alabama
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This place is family run with a huge bedroom and sitting area with shutters that open out to a gorgeous view of Lake Como. The bathroom was huge and very nice. You felt like you were staying in someone's home. The proprietor was very friendly and gave us advice on the use of the ferry and all the picturesque little...

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Portola Valley, California
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This hotel is right on the water by the water ferries which makes it easy to visit all the nearby towns on the lake.We and room 22 which was quite large and facing the water. It had a great seating area. Beware the corners of the bed with your shins. The owner is very nice and let us check in...

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northern ireland
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I stayed in this hotel in September. We paid €190 for a double room with lake view. What we got was a tawdry room with ramshackle furniture and the hardest bed we've ever slept in. The noisy and polluting ferry terminal is right outside the front door( this alone must mean the prices should be reduced) ....

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pietroSiena, Proprietario at Hotel Olivedo, responded to this review

Ladies and Gentlemen, all lies included the bottle of water cost Euro 1. just to let you know.... ciao

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This wonderfully situated hotel in the old style is just across the street from the ferry landing and just a short walk from the train station. And while it has possibly the world's smallest elevator, the rooms have old world charm. We had a corner room on the top floor overlooking the lake. What a lovely view and so nice...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Little charming hotel on the edge of Lake Como. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Olivedo

Address: Piazza Martiri della Liberta' 14 | Lombardia, 23829 Varenna, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Lake Como > Varenna
Price Range: $218 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Olivedo 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Olivedo Hotel Varenna
Hotel Olivedo Varenna, Lake Como
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“#26 is a great room, on the corner so both views”
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“The top floors are a long way up, but cheaper price.”
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“Room 21 was up two flights of stairs but the views are worth it!”
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