A historic former residential villa, Hotel Mayer & Splendid is nestled on the Desenzano lake front with incredible views across the bay and harbour towards the majestic mountains beyond. With the lakeside promenade home to boutiques, cafes and of course, gelato shops and the ferry port just a stones' throw from your door, the Mayer & Splendid is in a prime location. The hotel itself has been renovated in recent years and has an tasteful and traditional decor with bright, airy communal spaces such as the entrance hall and lounge which its comfortable chairs and quirky touches such as antique grammar phone and the bar which opens out onto the lake facing terrace sun trap. Rooms here are spacious and tranquil, all boasting balconies with views out over the lake or quaint town below. The onsite dining room overlooks the promenade and offers a hot and cold breakfast buffet each morning and dinner can be taken at the a la carte restaurant also out on the terrace (payable locally). The recently renovated spa area located in the hotel offers use of a sauna, Turkish bath, dip pool and relaxation area with herbal tea station, the ideal spot in which to sit and relax any weary limbs after a day exploring this bustling resort. Please note that use of the spa is payable locally.