Villa d'Este is a luxurious and romantic vacation spot located on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. The hotel has a spa and an array of vacation activities, including three pools: an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and one that floats in the lake.
There are eight tennis courts, a squash court, sauna and steam bath. The Villa d'Este Spa offers numerous body treatments that will almost guarantee that you will feel relaxed on your vacation.
Boat excursions, windsurfing, canoeing, and waterskiing can all be enjoyed on Lake Como. For golfers, there are seven 18-hole golf courses nearby.
Rooms & Suites
Villa d'Este has 158 guest rooms, including 83 double rooms, 56 junior suites, and 14 luxury suites. No two rooms are alike in size and decor. The rooms are air-conditioned and have marble bathrooms, satellite television, internet access, and a mini-bar.
Where to Eat
The main restaurant at the hotel, the Verandah, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and overlooks the lake and the classical garden. Hand-made fresh pasta, risotto and fish are house specialities.
The Grill Restaurant is open late into the evening and has an outside terrace which is open in the summer months.
How to Get to the Resort
Villa d'Este is about an hour car ride from Milan, Italy. To reach the hotel by train, go to the Como San Giovanni Railway Station.
The hotel is open from March through mid November. Room rates at Villa d'Este start at around €750 per night, depending when you go. Packages are often available.