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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Regina Gravedona
A beautifully run hotel. Could not fault it in anyway. Best views on the Lake !
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Arrived in Lake Como and honestly there are not enough adjectives to describe this scenery - snow capped mountains just sinking into the lake, clusters of villages all along the foreshore.
After 45 minutes we are still driving beside this lake to our accommodation at Gravedona at the top of Lake Como and the never ending beautiful scenery …
... as she has a couple of spurs and needs an operation.) Even so she came into Monaco on the Wednesday and took one of those open air buses that you can hop on and hop off which she enjoyed and which gave her a good overview of Monaco. I took Thursday and Friday off to show her around. On Thursday we drove up the coast and taking in all the various sites along the way including eyeballing all the beautiful shops along La Croisette in Cannes. Unfortunately the car ...
... one of the best tables in the house. The setting was just perfect to celebrate the occassion and a bottle Veuve Clicquot to start was just right. A shared plate of melon and proscuitto followed by roast veal for Julie and fillet mignon for Richard, then they presented us with a plate with some small desserts on which they had written in chocolate "Buon Anniversario". On the walk back to our room we lashed out and had a single cone gettato to finish. Just a perfecto evening.
... Ok, the bell chimes twenty four times each day, some of these seemingly random, but we discover the church was built in the thirteen hundreds, nearly as old as the unassuming little grey church nearby that just happens to be two centuries older than its larger neighbour. That sort of sums up Varenna. Other places on Lake Como shout out "hey – George Clooney lives here" or “This spot was used in a James Bond movie” but Varenna just sits quietly and ...
We say farewell to Milan with a taxi to the Central Railway Station which is huge, try to purchase tickets from carne machine but it won't accept my credit card, luckily a nice gypsy woman just happened to be looking over my shoulder and offered to help and we get our tickets. Grazie mille, but she doesn't want my thanks as she has just come out of hospital and needs some money. She still had the bandage on her arm! Feeling sorry for her ...