Grand Hotel Tremezzo
Lake Como, Italy
Located in the heart of Lake Como, with unparalleled views of Bellagio and the Grigne mountains, the iconic Grand Hotel Tremezzo is an authentic Art Nouveau palace that has been captivating guests since opening in 1910. The historic property is nestled in a stunning park spanning five acres. It features three swimming pools (one floating on the lake!), a private sandy beach, lakefront classic-style lido, and vintage boats to explore the lake in style.
Over a century of ageless allure and traditions, the family-owned Grand Hotel Tremezzo is a vintage symbol of Italian hospitality and a place-to-be to appreciate the flavor of a true vacation. The vibrancy of times past is paired with contemporary luxuries to make lakeside visits extraordinary. Five Italian restaurants suit every mood, the award-winning T Spa with its panoramic views, clay tennis courts, and stunning gardens – La dolce vita awaits.
Built in 1910, the hotel was inspired by the grand hotels found in the European capitals and has been family-owned, offering warm and heartfelt service since the very beginning. Designed to please the most discerning global traveler, the De Santis family has guided the property into the 21st century celebrating a century of charm and authentic Italian hospitality.
With its 100 windows overlooking either the blue waters of the lake or the flowering greenery of the park, the hotel features 75 rooms and 15 suites, including 8 exclusive Rooftop Suites. The suites range from historically inspired, like the Suite Greta an ode, to the great actress Greta Garbo to the most contemporary suites located at the hotel’s rooftop, all equipped with a private terrace and an outdoor heated jacuzzi to experience Lake Como most stylishly.
How to spend your time
Enjoy your favorite cocktail by the lake while you explore the vast hotel gardens – considered one of Lake Como’s largest private botanical gardens. Take a boat ride to see the lake scape at sunset, read a book while relaxing at one of the three pools, enjoy a long leisurely lunch at one of the restaurants – slow down and take in the unforgettable moment.
Fall in love with
The spirit of the property provides the feeling of an Italian family home which is the root of everything at Grand Hotel Tremezzo and is exhibited through the warm and caring service. Third-generation owner Valentina De Santis believes the secret to the hotel’s success is the staff, who are “like family” and, in turn, treat their guests like one of their own. Family ties are strong here.
Expect the unexpected
This historic hotel has a world-class spa, set over 3 floors and spanning over 1,000 sqm full of elegant decor with stuccos and original mosaics overlooking stunning views of the lake. With the most innovative treatments, from the chicest nail bar to a heated indoor infinity pool, the spa is not to be missed.
The best time to visit
Open from March until November; the lake is magical in every season. Experience the gardens in full bloom in the spring, the peak of summer for the scenes by the floating turquoise pool, and fall for crisp boat rides on the lake.
More to experience with Querido
Begin your trip in Lake Como and then continue south for the Grand Italian Tour – Villa Cora in Florence, Borgo Santo Pietro in Tuscany, followed by a visit to the coast Villa Treville in Positano and Palazzo Avino in Ravello.
How to get there
Milan Malpensa International Airport (MXP) is approximately 90 minutes away.