Grand Hotel A Villa Feltrinelli, Italy
Built in 1892 as a summer home, for the family of timber magnate Faustino Feltrinelli, The Villa Feltrinelli is a historic stately villa located on the west bank of Lake Garda in northern Italy. Grand Hotel A Villa Feltrinelli is now home to a sophisticated 5-star grand hotel that provides a retreat for a multitude of prominent figures and discerning travellers, boasting an atmosphere of casual elegance andhigh style. Resides on one of Lake Garda’s finest pieces is a 14-minute walk from the center of Gargnano. The villa is located 50 minutes from the city of Brescia and a two-hour drive if heading for Milan or Venice.
Facilities & Activities:
At Grand Hotel A Villa Feltrinelli, guests can relax in the swimming pool and enjoy homemade ice cream. There’s a refined restaurant and a bar, as well as a spa. The secluded library gives the villa’s guests a feeling of being a world apart, far from the madding crowd. It also serves as the villa’s screening theatre, as the custom-designed furniture. Guests may enjoy tailor-made tours of fascinating local sites or cities within easy reach of the villa. Leisure activities include relaxing by the outdoor pool, swimming in the lake, playing croquet or exploring Lake Garda on board the Villa’s private boats.
Rooms & Suites:
Villa Feltrinelli offers a perfect combination of traditional charm with modern comfort and luxury. The Villa offers 20 guestrooms and suites, 12 located within the main villa and the other eight rooms in guest cottages located in the park. All rooms bear witness to the impressive history of the grand old building, all uniquely decorated to make guests feel comfortably pampered. All offer free Wi-Fi, and grand bathrooms with heated marble floors. Some have frescoed ceilings, or Venetian mirrors and chandeliers. Outside the majestic villa lies a magnificent swimming pool where guests can sit back and take in the splendid views over the mountains of northern Italy. The villa is complimented by an extensive garden of lemon and olive trees which guests have found subtly scent the air with a hint of crisp citrus fragrance.
Grand Hotel A Villa Feltrinelli is not only one of the most famous and exclusive hotels in the region but also home to what is probably the best restaurant on the banks of Lake Garda. Dishes are presented in an uncomplicated manner with authentic Italian flavors at the heart of every plate. The Grand Hotel restaurant focuses on the simplest ingredients, as most Italian restaurants do. Travelers can enjoy the luxury of eating at any time, anywhere, such as in the wine cellar or in the garden, as well as in the more formal dining room, which offers stunning views of the lake.
Hotel Rating: *****
Hotel Address: Via Rimembranza, 38, 25084 Gargnano BS, Italy