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Hotel Villa Madrina

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Garda

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Elevated just slightly above the cyan shores of Lake Garda and enveloped by blossoming lemon and olive trees, the superior Villa Madrina has been an Inghams favourite for many years. Run by the warm and welcoming Tondini family, the design and ethos of the Villa Madrina is very much one of rest and relaxation with a large outdoor pool set in the verdant gardens and gorgeous wellness centre at your disposal. 

The onsite restaurant is bright and airy with floor to ceiling windows offering lovely views of the luscious gardens and swimming pool. Here, you'll find a mix of regional and Mediterranean delicacies as well as a prestigious and carefully curated wine cellar boasting a selection of Italian spirits and international wines which can be purchased at dinner from the exclusive wine list. There is also a bar which opens up onto the sprawling lawn at the front of the property and offers incredible views of the not so distant lake front as you sip your evening apperitivo! 

Hotel Villa Madrina is home to 34 spacious and beautifully decorated rooms which feature antique furniture. As well as gorgeous garden, pool or lake views, the rooms have modern amenities including some with balconies and whirlpool baths. 

Located just a short stroll from the lakeside where you can find the ferry port and bus station, Garda is a wonderful base for travelling and exploring the other resorts on Lake Garda.

Added value

Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 nights or stay 14 nights and pay for 12 nights between 26 Jun - 16 Jul 19 and 21 Sep - 13 Oct 19

Guests can use the hotel's bikes free of charge (subject to availability)

Free wine tasting once per week prior to the gala dinner

Honeymoon Offer: Complimentary bottle of sparkling wine

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 34
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 3
  • Annex:

    No

  • Official rating: 4

Rooms

Rooms at the Villa Madrina are spacious and airy with each room decorated in a sleek and traditional manner. Bright and airy with views of the pool, gardens and lake beyond, rooms are large and boast balcony or terrace giving you the perfect spot to soak up the afternoon sun. 

Classic room with balcony or terrace (sleeps 2) 

Classic room with balcony or terrace for sole use (sleeps 1) 

All rooms have the following facilities:

  • Whirlpool bath with shower attachement
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning 
  • Telephone
  • Satellite TV
  • Small seating areas
  • Safe

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Minibar or fridge
  • Radio
  • Telephone

Accessibility

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

Meals

A rich and varied continental buffet breakfast is served each morning with some hot options available. The main menu features a plethora of cold meats and cheeses, freshly baked breads, cakes and pastries alongside freshly brewed coffee and fruit juices.

The dinner service each evening takes place in the spectacularly bright and airy dining room and boasts a four course menu incorporating local produce such as homemade pasta and fish fresh from the lake. Each week a gala dinner and wine tasting takes place in the hotel and is lead by 

  • No of restaurants: 1
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Smart casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Garda

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. Click here for more information.

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: 10.706048
  • Latitude: 45.580256

For more information on travel and transport visit our Garda page

Excursions

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.

PRE-BOOKABLE EXCURSIONS 2019

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 Thursdays only  
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.

Venice Special from £75 Wednesdays only
8.50am - 9.35pm 
An extended version of our exceptionally popular classic tour, this package gives you extra time in the magical city of Venice as well as a trip on a motorboat to visit the Laguna islands.

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.

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 subject to change. Prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. See terms & conditions.** 

Facilities

Restaurants and Bars

The restaurant at Hotel Villa Madrina is home to the half board service which includes a rich continental breakfast and sumptuous four course dinner each evening. Known for their use of local produce, the culinary team at Villa Madrina create a plethora of regional and Mediterranean dishes. The adjoining bar which opens out onto the verdant gardens surrounding the pool area is the perfect spot to watch the sunset after a generous meal with an Aperol or Hugo in hand. 

Pools and Beaches

 A large pool is nestled within the hotels gardens and surrounded by a sunbathing terrace with plenty of sun loungers and parasols for guests. Nearby, there are plenty of shingle beaches which melt into the crystalline waters. One of the more popular is the Punta San Vigilio just north of Garda which offers spectacular views and a quiet swimming jetty beside the bustling lakeside promenade. 

Spa

The Acquarmarina Wellness Centre at the Villa Madrina is a wonderful space with an ethos of pure relaxation and pampering. The perfect spot to spend the day and ease any tired feet after an afternoon exploring Garda and the resorts beyond, treatments here range from bio sauna and sweet saunas with sensory treatments to increase psycho and physio wellness right through to massages using grape and olive oils made from local produce. All treatments are bookable and payable locally.

  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Bar
  • Whirlpool
  • TV room
  • Fitness room
  • Lounge area

Local Fees and Taxes

Tourist tax payable locally directly to hotel


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Hotel Villa Madrina
Garda, Lake Garda,Half Board
27/05/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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