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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Albergo Sempione Stresa
Travel Blogs from Stresa
... and plastic ponchos. We caught the shuttle airport bus (good at only 6 euros each) with a very cute tiny dog in his mums bag on board! And then at the airport, another shuttle bus to get to the hire car yards, about 10 minutes away.
It was quite entertaining on the bus in that we were jammed in and the door wouldn’t shut, but then turns out this was from the rain mucking up the door mechanism. The driver attempted it about 20 times with no ...
... then headed for the ferry back to Lenno all tired from the activity and heat not to mention the wine with lunch. Pre-positioning the car turned out to be very good forward planning as no one felt much like being active on our return. The best we could muster was a leisurely swim in the lake when we got back. We cooked in house and dined on our private balcony, more vino and early to ...
... br> But by the time I woke up it was time for dinner and we went to the local family run pizza restaurant that was recommended. They spoke very little English but we got pizza and it was very good.
That's one thing I miss though just going to a restaurant and getting meat and vege. There is never this option on the menu. So sick of pasta and pizza!! Will cook some meat and vege in Nice when we have an apartment.
We walked home and fell into bed with very full ...
... a beer and snacks and the most wonderful passion fruit tartlet. We sat and watched people go by and the ferries come and go. We walked back to the car via a gallery of local artist's work. We bought a picture of Balbianello, the local villa near where we are staying. The road to Como made Lisa a little unsettled and we met a ...
... Paul soon came out, and informed Phil that it was not flushing as the water had obviously ran out. For some inexplicable reason, Phil turned to the Oriental lady behind and whilst performing hand signals similar to Al Jolson singing 'Mammy' told her 'No Flushi!'
Never thought anymore of it although if you pressed the lever correctly the toilet DID flush (!), Phil returned to Paul and Ian who were in stitches over 'No Flushi'. It only then dawned on me how stupid it ...