Hotel Poiano

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Garda

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Hotel Poiano boasts panoramic views of Lake Garda and is surrounded by luscious gardens. Guest rooms are scattered throughout the gardens and have been finished in bright colours. Outside you'll find an Olympic sized swimming pool as well as a smaller children's pool. There's plenty of sun loungers and umbrellas so you can relax and take in the gorgeous lake and mountain views. The fantastic spa boasts an indoor salt water heated pool and whirlpool, sauna and aromatic steam room (local fees apply for entry). For those wanting to stay active during their stay, there are six  tennis courts (payable locally) and bikes are available to hire.

Breakfast is served each morning in the dining room and out on the terrace in warmer weather with both hot and cold options on offer - perfect for filling up before heading out for a walk along any of the fabulous hiking routes close by. Dinner is a three course affair with choice to suit every taste from grilled swordfish to more classic dishes such as spaghetti pomodoro.

Transfer time: approx. 45 mins by coach.

Added value

Children aged up to 18 years stay free when sharing a room with two adults

Guests receive complimentary tea and biscuits daily between 5pm and 6pm

Save up to 10% on the hotel price for holidays between 02 May - 13 Oct 20 booked by 30 Apr 20

  • No. of rooms: 120
  • No. of buildings: 3
  • No. of floors: 2
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:

    Two blocks divided from main building

  • Official rating: 4

Costabella Rooms are 17m² and sleep up to three people. They have a balcony, air conditioning, TV, safe, minibar, hairdryer and shower. These rooms are also available for sole use.

Panorama Rooms are also 17m² and sleep up to three people. They have wonderful lake views from the balcony.

Junior Suites are incredibly spacious at 35m² and sleep up to four people. Located in the annexe, these elegant rooms have a lounge area, balcony or terrace and lake view (the view in some rooms may be restricted by trees).


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes

The hotel location is at the top of the hill and a fair amount of walking is involved to reach the different blocks of the complex.


Guests can enjoy an American buffet breakfast and three courses for dinner with salad and dessert buffets. Once a week there is a gala dinner.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

A charming resort on Lake Garda's eastern shore, the bustling town of Garda is one of the lake's finest destinations. The shopping here is varied and the large lakeside Friday market is a popular tradition. Much of Garda is traffic-free, allowing you to safely stroll the old cobbled streets. Regular ferry and hydrofoil services access other lakeside resorts and you can also enjoy a delightful lakeside walk to neighbouring Bardolino.

You can also attend the Verona Opera.

Things to do in resort

  • Golf
  • Walking

Holidays in Garda offer a variety of pleasant activities: the shopping here is varied and the large lakeside Friday market is a popular tradition. Much of Garda is traffic-free, so you can stroll safely around the old cobbled streets. Regular ferry and hydrofoil services access other lakeside resorts and you can enjoy a delightful lakeside walk to neighbouring Bardolino.

You can also attend the Verona Opera, see our Verona Opera information page.

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 10.736067
  • Latitude: 45.581938
  • Distance to City Centre: 2500

For more information on travel and transport visit our Garda page


FREE EXCURSION | Pre-book 3 excursions per person and receive Verona* full day FREE.

Please note: Only one Verona opera booking per person can be counted towards your 3 excursions.


Verona Opera - Jun to Sept - please visit our Opera information page for booking details and prices

Wine Tour from £48 Thursdays only
12.35pm - 6.50pm
Spend the day sipping some of the finest wines of the Veneto and Trentino regions in the sunshine. Discover the secrets of wine making and enjoy a small snack with a selection of full bodied fresh, refreshing whites and vibrant rose.

Tour of Lake Garda from £48 Mondays and Fridays 
8.15am - 6.45pm 
Explore the resorts of Lake Garda with one of our fantastic tours. Take a coach down the famous Gardesana road and cruise the crystalline waters on a boat trip to resorts with time for shopping, sight seeing and lunch.

Dolomites from £53 Mondays only  
6.40am - 8.00pm 
Drive through the scenic South Tyrol right through to Pass Pordoi and immerse yourself in the vibrant countryside of the Dolomites. Stop for a drink at one of the Refugio's or explore the flora and fauna on foot during this guided tour.

Venice Classic from £70 Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 
8.30am - 7.30pm 
This spectacular guided tour offers you a full day in the rich and decadent city of Venice. Including coach and water taxi transfers, our tour leader will guide you through the sights and on a gondola (optional and payable locally) before you enjoy free time to explore this enchanting city at your own pace.

Verona Classic from £43 Tuesdays and Fridays
9.30am - 5.40pm  
Visit one of Italy's most popular citta d'Arte and traverse this spectacular medieval city which is home to the Roman Ampitheatre, Juliet's balcony and the stunning Via Mazzini.

Bookable Locally

Milan from £59 Thursdays only
Take the coach down to the cobbled streets of Milan and spend the day immersing yourself in the stunning architecture of this industrial city.

**Please note that we act at all times as a selling agent for the suppliers. All excursions require minimum numbers to run and are subject to change. Some excursions may not be available to pre-book in low season but may be available to book locally subject to numbers. Prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. See terms & conditions.** 


Restaurants & Bars

Poiano Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers Italian and international cuisine.

Gazebo Pool Bar is open during the day for light meals including pizzas, paninis and salads.

Piano Bar has views over the lake and a relaxing ambiance with live music.

Pools & Beaches

There are two pools here including an outdoor Olympic sized swimming pool with plenty of sun loungers and parasols. A heated indoor lagoon style pool is available for the days when you want to make the most of the spa facilities. 


With its modern interior, the wellness centre at Hotel Poiano offers a fantastic selection of facilities including a salt water lagoon pool, Turkish bath, sauna and bio-sauna, aromatherapy showers with light and colour therapy and a herbal tea and water station. Please note that guests under the age of 18 are not permitted within the spa and entry to the spa including slippers and bath robe is at a local charge of €12 per person per day. 

General Facilities

  • Free shuttle to the centre of Garda between 10 am - 1pm and 5pm - 8pm
  • Six clay tennis courts (payable locally)
  • Yoga classes (payable locally, approx. €6 per session)
  • Bicycle hire (approx. €10 per day)
  • Free wifi
  • Fitness room
  • Parking
Family Facilities

The hotel's supervised kid's club from mid May to mid September.

  • Cots & linen
  • Early meals available
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel kids club

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Hotel Poiano
Garda, Lake Garda,Half Board
13/05/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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