Hotel Bisesti

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Garda

  • 3.5

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Hotel Bisesti's right in the centre of Garda. It’s around a five-minute walk from the centre of town and the lakefront promenade's only 150 metres away. When you want to get out and explore you can easily visit other towns by ferry, or you can hire a bike from the hotel and cycle along the promenade.

Popular with returning guests

It’s this fantastic location that’s makes it a popular choice. Loads of people return year after year because of the excellent service they get from the Lorenzini family, who've run the hotel since 1957.

Contemporary interiors & relaxing exteriors

The building and its interiors have a contemporary feel with comfy rooms and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Outside there's a large pool with hydro-massage seats and plenty of sunny spots to relax in.

Transfer time: approx. 45 mins by coach from Verona airport.

Added value

Early booking offer available (ends 28 Feb 24) (min 3 night stay)

Inghams rep based in resort

Flights and airport transfers included

Exclusive to Inghams: Join up to two included walks with a professional, local guide (limited availability, pre-booking is essential)

  • No. of rooms: 89
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 3.5

Local Fees and Taxes

A resort tourist tax of approx. €2.00 per person per night is payable locally.



Standard Twin Rooms are about 12m² and sleep up to three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed, available on request). If staying in these rooms tea & coffee making facilities can be provided on request for a small charge (payable locally).

Standard Twin Rooms with Balcony are about 12m² and sleep two people. They have a balcony with views over the gardens or pool.

Comfort Twin Rooms with Balcony are about 16m² and sleep up to three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed, available on request). These rooms have a seating area, balcony and tea & coffee making facilities.

Junior Suites are about 22-24m² and sleep up to four people (extra bed is a double sofa bed, for children aged 12 or under). These rooms are located in the south wing of the hotel and have a living area with a 42" LCD TV and a balcony. Tea & coffee making facilities and pool towels are included. 

Standard Twin Rooms for Sole Use are also available.

All rooms have:

  • Air-conditioning
  • TV
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini-fridge
  • Safe


Accessible rooms are available on request, please call to book.

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Please let us know about any accessibility requirements at the time of booking.


The eponymous town of Garda is a sought-after holiday spot – but that’s nothing new. People have flocked to Lake Garda for millennia, each leaving their storied stamp; from Bronze Age rock art and Roman vineyards to Venetian villas and historic hotels. Summer holidays in Garda are all about whiling away time strolling around the old town and along the promenade. But there’s still more to see beyond this sheltered bay. The rest of Lake Garda calls – as well as the cities of Venice and Verona, just a ferry and train ride away.

Walking in Garda

Walking holidays to Garda embrace laid-back lakeside living. Drift along the promenade, stopping at one of the many bars for an Aperol spritz or a generous scoop of stracciatella gelato. The historic centre is a lovely wander too, with its Gothic-Venetian church and villas. Make sure to drop by the Friday market to browse stalls piled high with bottles of Bardolino wine and marbled mountain cheeses from the nearby Dolomites.

Must-see holiday sights: Bardolino, Punta San Vigilio and La Rocca

The tree-lined promenade stretches south to Bardolino and further still to Lazise – a beautiful lakeside walk or cycle. Follow it north instead, and it’ll guide you to Punta San Vigilio. This scenic headland is topped with cypress trees, a 16th-century villa and a trattoria with tables laid out in the summer just a pebble’s throw from the water. Mermaid Bay is just around the corner – one of the best summer beaches and sunset watching spots on Lake Garda, and well worth forking out a few euros for the entry fee. If you fancy giving the calf muscles a workout, make sure you climb the 6km up to La Rocca for panoramic views. Look out over the pin-striped vineyards and sailing boats that characterise the eastern shore of Lake Garda.  

Exploring Lake Garda by boat, bus and cable car

Buses and ferries pootle between the towns of Lake Garda all summer long. Torri del Benaco is a 10-minute ride away. Here, a museum castle that once belonged to the ruling Scaliger family exhibits local curiosities like antique olive presses and Bronze Age carvings found in Garda’s hills. Alternatively, head for the ferry port. It’s a short hop across the water to the Heller Botanical Gardens and castle-crowned Sirmione. The further north you venture, the more mountainous the vistas. Jump off in Malcesine to peruse the pretty terracotta-tiled town before boarding the cable car up Monte Baldo.

V for Venice (and vineyards)

Olive groves and vineyards fill the hills behind Garda – an excellent chance to sample the famous Bardolino red within reach of its namesake town. For a mini adventure, catch the boat to Peschiera on Lake Garda’s southern edge, where the train station offers direct services to Verona (just 20 minutes away) and Venice (a scenic 1 hour 15 minutes).

Why book a summer holiday in Garda with Inghams?

At Inghams, we do walking holidays differently. With no fixed itinerary, you have more time in your destination and the freedom to walk as much or as little as you like, discovering some of Garda's best walking routes and activities at your own pace.

Plus, we've included two optional guided walks every week in Garda. Join a professional mountain guide and really get to know the area (see more details in the ‘walking’ tab below).

With over 85 years of outdoor travel experience, our holiday packages to Garda include flights, transfers, and accommodation, so you can relax and leave the small details to us. Our experts can help you choose the best holiday for you, and our team in resort can give you the inside scoop on how to spend your time away with us.


Hotel Facilities

  • Programme of free excursions organised by the tourist office (available from mid-April to mid-May & mid-September to mid-October) (bookable locally at hotel reception)
  • Natural spring water pool with hydro-massage jets (heated using solar power)
  • Pool towels are available (payable locally or free for guests staying in the Junior Suites)
  • Occasional live music on the hotel's patio
  • Garden
  • Sun deck with loungers
  • Hotel can arrange guided bike tours for guests with the local supplier (bookable & payable locally)
  • Bike hire (payable locally)
  • Bike room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
Family Facilities

Cots are available on request for €25 a day for Half Board bookings and €15 a day for Bed & Breakfast bookings (payable locally).


Breakfast is buffet style with continental options like fresh pastries, cereals, bread, jams, yoghurt, fruit, cheeses and cold cuts as well as some hot options. 

Guests staying on half board will have dinner in the Bisesti Restaurant. Dinner includes three courses with a salad buffet. The hotel are really flexible, so if you have an excursion in the evening, dinner can be swapped for lunch. 

The Bisesti Restaurant has a lovely formal dining room with views of the gardens.

The Lunch Restaurant is in a more casual dining room or you can have an a la carte lunch outside on the terrace. It's open from midday to 3.30pm (payable locally).

The Bar's the perfect spot to relax with a drink. When the weather's warm, you can have your drinks on the terrace. 

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin cannot be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Please let us know of any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

  • Central location in Garda
  • 200 metres to the lakefront
  • 400 metres to the ferry departure point
  • 50 metres to the nearest bus stop

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per person from £589
Includes £20pp discount
01/05/2024 - 3 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
Half Board
Hotel Bisesti
Lake Garda, Garda
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