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Hotel Villa Madrina

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Garda

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Elevated slightly above the shores of Lake Garda and enveloped by lemon and olive trees, the superior Villa Madrina has been an Ingham's favourite for many years. Run by the welcoming Tondini family, the design and ethos of the hotel encourages rest and relaxation, with a large outdoor pool set in the gardens and a wellness centre at your disposal. 

The onsite restaurant is bright and airy with floor-to-ceiling windows offering lovely views of the gardens and pool. Here, you'll find a mix of regional and Mediterranean delicacies as well as a carefully curated wine cellar boasting a selection of Italian spirits and local and regional Italian wines. 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 aperitivo.

Hotel Villa Madrina is home to 34 spacious and beautifully decorated rooms that feature antique furniture. As well as 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 the lake.

Added value

Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 nights or stay 14 nights and pay for 12 nights between 31 Jul - 06 Aug, 10 - 31 Aug 1921 Sep - 13 Oct 19, 06 Apr - 19 May 20, 24 Jun - 17 Jul 20 and 19 Sep - 13 Oct 20

Complimentary use of the hotel's mountain bikes (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: 2
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 3
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 4

Twin Rooms can sleep up to three people and measure approximately 25m². They have been finished in a classic style and and enjoy views over the lake. Facilities include air conditioning, TV, tea & coffee making facilities, safe, minibar and hairdryer.

Single Rooms are available on request, please call to book.

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 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 accompanied by piano music.

Dietary requirements must be advised in advance.

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.

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

Facilities

Restaurants & Bars

The hotel's restaurant uses local produce to create regional and Mediterranean dishes. The adjoining bar opens out onto the verdant gardens surrounding the pool area and is the perfect spot to watch the sunset. Each week there is a gala dinner and wine tasting at the hotel which is accompanied by piano music. 

Pool & Beach

A large pool is nestled within the hotel's gardens and surrounded by a sunbathing terrace with plenty of loungers and parasols. Pool towels are provided.

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.

General Facilities

  • Free wifi
  • E-bike rental (payable locally, subject to availability)

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Hotel Villa Madrina
Garda, Lake Garda,Half Board
20/05/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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