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Noon. Earliest check-in, 3pm.
Double rooms from $1364.36 (€1,200), excluding tax at 10 per cent. Please note the hotel charges an additional local city tax of €5.00 per person per night on check-out.
Rates include full English breakfast.
World-renowned botanist Patrick Blanc, credited with inventing the vertical garden, created a lush structural vertical landscape facing the lake.
The hotel is closed each year from 7 November through 15 March.
At the hotel
Gardens and free WiFi throughout. In rooms: TV with DVD player, iPod dock with Bluetooth speakers, minibar with free bottled water, Ex Voto Paris bath products, safe and air-conditioning.
Our favourite rooms
Every suite is spacious, with a lake view, but the Darsena Suite has direct access to the lake for those who prefer a plunge first thing in the morning. The suite, which is named for the lake’s beautiful stone docks, also has a small private garden.
The heated infinity pool sits just above the lake, flanked by sunlounger and canopied beds.
Tie back your hair on boat rides with elegant silk scarves designed by hotel designer Patricia Urquiola and available for purchase on-site.
All public areas are wheelchair accessible, along with the Lario Suite.
Lake-loving dogs are welcome for €200 a booking. See more pet-friendly hotels in Lake Como.
Welcome. The pool is family-friendly, though there is no lifeguard on duty. Baby's cots (free) and extra beds for kids under 16 (€150 excl. tax) can be added to some Grand Suite Lago rooms, all Corner Suites and the Darsena Lago Suite.