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Excellent location – rated 9/10! (score from 271 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Hotel Ristorante Vecchia Riva.
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Cycling, Bicycle Rental
Food & Drink
Restaurant, Restaurant with Dining Menu
Wired internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Room Service, Packed Lunches, Airport Shuttle (surcharge), 24-Hour Front Desk, Express Check-in/Check-out, Baggage Storage, Babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Fax/Photocopying
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Family Rooms, Elevator, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, Air Conditioning
Italian, French, English, German
2:00 PM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 2 years is charged EUR 10 per night in a crib.
The maximum number of cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Based on 271 reviews
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Everything Breakfast had great choice
access from Switzerland
The staff was very kind and helpful. The lake is 20 meters from the hotel. Beautiful rooms
Rooms are a bit dark. Wi-Fi issues.
Great restaurant. Friendly and helpful staff Park near by
Antipasti buffet (cold) was extensive and delicious. You could choose that alone as your meal. Received complimentary hot antipasti as well. Staff member went above and beyond to help with dead car battery. Grazie mille!
Lighting in bedroom is not good for reading. It is set only inches above pillows.
The staff were very pleasant and readily provided added assistance during my stay. The service, selection and quality of the food in the restaurant were commendable..
Lovely setting, lovely staff, lovely room and great ristorante.
There was nothing to dislike.
Lakeside location, lake view rooms are the best. Small balcony. Modern décor but well appointed. Minibar. Good restaurant with friendly staff. Good buffet breakfast with wide choice On site car park
Could do with 2 chairs in the room, maybe a chair on the balcony as well. The rooms not facing the lake face the MV Augusta Factory, which is OK if you are a motorbike fan, but may not be if you want a nice view. There was no noise from the factory so don't be put off by this
Evening meal very enjoyable, especially the buffet starters.
Bit difficult to find.
Kindness of all the staff in the hotel.
The mosquitos outside night and day. Breakfast at 10. am if you arrive a little late (a quarter to ten) there is nearly nothing left ;
Staff. Room. Wifi
Good dinner but too busy most days.
Food and staff
-Very friendly staff -spacious and nice rooms -good food -nice covered terrace
We booked it for its proximity to the Motorcycle factory. It couldnt have been nearer. The other side of a hedge. As well as that it is on the lake and has a good resaurant.(closed Wednesdays).
Hotel is placed in very nice location . Rooms clean and food very good .
The hotel is far nicer than the picture would make you think. Staff very friendly and the food was excellent.
There was a party in the hotel next door which was very noisy. Luckily the balcony windows were double glazed so it wasn't too much of a problem.
quiet/lake side siting/good parking/room comfort
As a lake side restaurant it is very busy at weekends
Position on the lake and access to bike paths were ideal. The comfort and quality of fittings in the room were first class.
No complaints at all
The walls were very thin
Great staff. Very helpful. Lovely view from Balcony - well worth the extra. Great food. Fantastic cycle (28 km) round the lake
Restaurant, Staff & service.
No hotel bar, only a kind of lobby. Room was not spacious.
Located just at the Varese Lake.Easy to find. Silence. Very clean room with nice furniture.Comfortable bed.Very kind staff. Superb cuisine. We had great tasty buffet with delicious wine and very nice breakfast. Simply great place to visit !
Very friendly and helpful staff, especially in the restaurant. Very nice and clean room with a good sized bathroom and showercabin. A good place to stay, if you have a car, to visit Varese and all the tourist attractions nearby.
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