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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2011

You arrive at the top of the drive and you wonder? Don't panic this place is wonderful. From our spotless large room (116) which was right on the front line, lake view with a balcony, table and chairs. Variable air con, flat screen and safe. The staff, Antonio the maitre d', Alex and Sara were outstanding.If you think something should...

12Thank tonyhenparc
Bo'ness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2011

My wife and I stayed here for 7 nights on half board The hotel location, facilities, food, services and staff excellent. The food in particualr was of such a high quality we never considered eating anywhere else. Little extras such as access to a free room safe and fridge was the icing on the cake. We had a large balcony...

4Thank Brian R
Bedford, UK
Reviewed 8 September 2011

We stayed at the Sportsman Hotel for 11 nights in August 2011 as part of a Thomson “Lakes & Mountains” package. Our Room (302) Room had a view of the lake (and the private “beach”). There was no balcony, although the doors could open to let fresh air in. The Air-Con was quiet. (Note that you can request (at Reception)...

6Thank GOMCP
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2011

Faultless Hotel in fantastic resort of Lake Garda.Great service and quality accommodation.

1Thank grumpy1903
Reviewed 18 July 2011

The Sportsman has a great position, sraight on the lakeside and even with it's own beach area actually edging into the Lake. You have a lovely walk alongside the lake either to Bardolino to your left or Garda to your right. Both are a gentle 15 minute stroll and both towns are delightful with lots of restaurants and bars on...

3Thank bpd1968
Reviewed 4 July 2011

My wife and i spent 4 nights in this hotel in June 2011. The hotel is actually located mid-way between Bardolino and Garda on the lakeside walk that links the two towns. From the hotel it is approximately 15 minutes walk each way to either Bardolino or Garda. The hotal is made up of a main building and a separate...

5Thank John C
Reviewed 27 June 2011

Hotel was excellent. Rooms were clean with good quality fittings (Grohe taps in bathroom etc.). Private beach was fabulous too! Staff were all very friendly and helpful. Service at breakfast was swift and efficient and the Matre D' must get a special mention for being especially useful. Food was of a god standard and plenty of variety. Staff at reception...

5Thank Timbot2
Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2011

For our first visit to Italy and Lake Garda, we chose to stay on the South East of the Lake. The Sportsman Hotel turned out to be a perfect choice for us, approximately 45 minutes from Verona Airport and situated on a lovely, quiet lakeside path between Garda, approximately a 15 minute and Bardolino, approximately a 20 minute stroll. Whilst...

7Thank Tee C
Reviewed 23 June 2011

When you see consistently good reviews you are sometimes sceptical but in this case it lived up to all our expectations. Excellent food and accommodation, nice setting and the staff on the whole were a credit to the hotel. Prices reasonable too so don't think you have to walk to Bardolino or Garda for cheaper drink and food it's competitively...

3Thank peteratko
Reviewed 23 June 2011

uninspired architecture and public areas don't detract from this excellent hotel in a lovely location. Large modern bedrooms which are spotlessly clean, fabulous food, and excellent friendly staff. Situated in a quiet spot right on the lake - easy walk into both Bardolino and Garda. Would return

3Thank jpae

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sportsman is located halfway between Garda and Bardolino, directly on the lake, in an enviable, calm and peaceful location. It is the perfect destination for guests who wish to relax or do sport. The hotel boasts a bar, restaurant, lounge, tv room, terrace, swimming pool, private beach, wifi, air conditioning in all rooms, heating and car park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sportsman Hotel

Address: Via Gardesana Dell'Acqua 17, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
Region: Italy > Veneto > Province of Verona > Bardolino
Price Range: $202 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sportsman Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Sportsman Hotel Bardolino
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bardolino
#7 Luxury Hotel in Bardolino
#16 Romantic Hotel in Bardolino
#18 Family Hotel in Bardolino
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“Ask when you book if you want a lake view and a bath (most rooms have showers)”
jimmymac102016, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a room with a terrace or balcony otherwise you will not get one.”
ElinorC297, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Lake view was lovely.”
FANDG2014, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with a view of the Lake are worth it.”
W5329DLdavidc, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“double with lake view beautiful room”
TAYLORJ123, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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