Fodor's Expert Review Grand Hotel Gardone

Via Zanardelli 84, Gardone Riviera, Lombardy, 25083, Italy

Attractive gardens surround this majestic 1800s palace, where the service is top notch, many of the rooms have balconies overlooking the water, and a large pool and terrace sit near the gorgeous lake. The ground-floor Winnie's Bar, which is named for Winston Churchill, a frequent guest, envelops you in charming Art Nouveau furniture and decorations.

PROS

  • well-appointed
  • expansive gardens
  • lakeside pool
  • expansive, well-manicured grounds

CONS

  • not much to do in the immediate area
  • no Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Wi-Fi in guest rooms can be iffy
  • some rooms could use an update
  • service can be hit-or-miss

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
HistoricalViews
Sophisticated
Beachfront
Classic
$$$

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 0365-20261

HOTEL DETAILS

168 rooms
Rate Includes: Closed mid-Oct.–Mar., Free breakfast

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