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Grand Hotel Bristol

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The strikingly elegant Grand Hotel Bristol is set amidst beautifully tended gardens and has a wonderful view over the lake and Borromean Island at the foot of the Alps. Conveniently situated across the road from the lake, and only 300 metres from the centre of Stresa, the hotel’s large swimming pool is set in the immaculate grounds and shares the panoramic view of the lake and mountains. There is also an indoor pool at your disposal with two hot tubs.
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Property amenities
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Wifi
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Park View
Mountain View


Full view
67Somewhat walkable
Grade: 67 out of 100
63Restaurantswithin 1 km
19Attractionswithin 1 km
100Room tips
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Very nice hotel and grounds. Just don't take their bottom line rooms. No air conditioning after September, or so they say! And, don't use Insight Vacations to get here. They don't respect their customer's comments. Use anyone else.
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Huge, classic room in a lovely hotel. Our room had a lake view with balcony situated across from a walk around the lake. Ten minutes gets you to the heart of the small town of Stresa and lots of great food and shopping. Five minutes to the boats to visit the islands and to the
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Beautiful property on lake. Don’t miss the very moving 911 Memorial the village of Stresa built. It is across the street on the lake walkway just at the edge of the property. Hotel very upscale with a gorgeous pool area.
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We were given a room with a balcony and Lake view which was very nice, however we found it a little on the small side,the shower tended to flood the bathroom floor, that apart the hotel was a very nice experience and very stylish. The Breakfast was excellent, however the Evening
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As part of a tour we only had 2 nights scheduled here. The hotel and grounds are immaculate. We had a wonderful view of the lake and the pool grounds even from our first floor patio. The restaurant on site provided full American style breakfasts and our group had our final tour
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The Junior Suite at the Grand Hotel Bristol
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The Superior Room at the Grand Hotel Bristol
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The Suite Montanelli at the Grand Hotel Bristol
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The Double Superior Room wih lake view at the Grand Hotel Bristol
Palatial bedroom
There are bus routes into Milan stopping at Milan central . Ask reception at your hotel for timetable and which bus Tec . They will be More than pleased to help
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Yes, there is parking at the hotel. You’d need to check what they would charge. It depends where you want to go. There are plenty of day trips either by boat or train once you’ve got to the resort.
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I think more "smart casual" than " dressy"
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my room had no fridge, really quite basic rooms
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no, I don't think they do.
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"Pool view would eliminate road noise and you would still have a lake view"
"Front is best with super lake views to Bella Isola"
"high floors with a lake or pool view are more spacious"
"The lake views are amazing so if you can afford it - treat yourself."
"Upgrade to lake view or partial lake view room (partial lake view rooms biggest)"
US$124 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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