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Poiano Apartments

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Garda

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Boasting an incredible position nestled in 60 hectares of Mediterranean gardens and within 2 kilometres of the lake, the Poiano Apartments provide the perfect destination for adventurers, couples and families alike. 

With over 60 hectares of lush gardens and a huge range of facilities, the Poiano Apartments are a longstanding favourite of Inghams guests and for good reason. Comprised of seven brightly coloured apartment complexes nestled deep in the verdant gardens, this property offers exceptional value for money in a peaceful location. Each building houses over 12 apartments which are decorated in a typical Mediterranean style with simple yet homely amenities and furnishings. Your stay here is available on a selection of board basis' such as bed and breakfast, half board and self catering. The restaurant based in the main building of Hotel Poiano just a short walk away and serves up some wonderful regional cuisine along with classic Italian favourites from a set half board menu of three courses including a salad buffet for dinner and breakfast which is a rich and varied continental buffet with hot options on offer to start your day. You'll also have the option to dine a la carte at the restaurant in the evenings regardless of your booked board basis which is payable locally. For those on self catering, each apartment is adequately equipped with a four ring gas stove, fridge and microwave and with plenty of supermarkets in close range, you can create your own Italian cuisine in the picture perfect countryside. 

With regards to onsite facilities, there is no shortage of things to do with an olympic sized swimming pool and children's pool nestled amongst the palm trees and flourishing fruit trees in the gardens. There is also an indoor saltwater pool (please note this is only for guests aged 18 and over), yoga classes, tennis courts, table tennis, pool tables, archery, bike hire, video games room and sports tournaments for all ages. (Please note that some of these services are payable locally) 

For those wanting to get out and about, you can walk to the lakeside and town centre in approx. half an hour or take the free shuttle which runs at set times throughout the day from the Poiano Village. 

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 160
  • No. of buildings: 7
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:

    Yes, 200 meters or more for further blocks

  • Official rating: 4

The colourful apartment complexes which make up the Poiano Apartments offer exceptional value for money and good facilities for all board basis'. Each building houses over 12 apartments which are decorated in a typical Mediterranean style with simple yet homely amenities and furnishings.

One bedroom apartment with balcony or terrace (40m²) sleeps 2-4. One twin bedroom and one double sofa bed

One bedroom apartment with lake view and balcony or terrace (40m²) sleeps 2-4. One twin bedroom and one double sofa bed

Two bedroom apartment with balcony or terrace (50m²) sleeps 3-6. Two twin bedrooms* and one double sofa bed in the lounge

Two bedroom apartment with lake view and balcony or terrace (50m²) sleeps 3-6. Two twin bedrooms* and one double sofa bed in the lounge

*Please note that one of the rooms may have bunk beds

All apartments have the following amenities:

  • Air conditioning 
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen with 4 ring gas stove, fridge and microwave 
  • TV
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Safe (payable locally) 
  • Telephone 

**Please note that a refundable desposit of €200 per apartment will be taken on arrival and requires a credit card

 

Accessibility

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

Meals

For guests staying on a self catering basis, the kitchens within the Poiano Apartments are equipped with a four ring gas stove, microwave and fridge. A small supermarket can be found on site ideal for picking up snacks and drinks and the larger markets are just a short walk away towards the town. 

For those on bed and breakfast, half board or wanting to dine a la carte ad hoc, the Poiano restaurant located onsite at the Poiano Hotel is home to a breakfast room where a rich and varied continental buffet is served each day with hot options available. For the dinner service, this bright and airy room opens out onto the seemingly never ending gardens so you can enjoy the breath taking views out over the flourishing landscape and out to Lake Garda's distant crystalline waters. The cuisine here is very traditional with homemade pastas, rich risottos and plenty of antipasti on offer along with a salad bar and decadent desserts. 

The Piano Bar also located within the hotel is enveloped by centuries old olive trees and offers incredible views of the lake and mountains beyond. Ideal for a romantic date night or even just a night cap after a long day of exploring the resort, this candlelit setting is the perfect location in which to wind down.  

The Gazebo Pool Bar located on the grounds offers light snacks, drinks and ice creams throughout the day and is a casual dining option for lunch. 

  • Nearest restaurants serving dinner: 500
  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Smart/casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Dinner service:

    Buffet

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Self Catering

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • 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: 10.736067
  • Latitude: 45.581938

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

Restaurant and Bar

The Poiano restaurant located onsite at the Poiano Hotel is home to a breakfast room where a rich and varied continental buffet is served each day with hot options available. For the dinner service, this bright and airy room opens out onto the seemingly never ending gardens so you can enjoy the breath taking views out over the flourishing landscape and out to Lake Garda's distant crystalline waters. The cuisine here is very traditional with homemade pastas, rich risottos and plenty of antipasti on offer along with a salad bar and decadent desserts. 

The Piano Bar also located within the hotel is enveloped by centuries old olive trees and offers incredible views of the lake and mountains beyond. Ideal for a romantic date night or even just a night cap after a long day of exploring the resort, this candlelit setting is the perfect location in which to wind down.  

The Gazebo Pool Bar located on the grounds offers light snacks, drinks and ice creams throughout the day and is a casual dining option for lunch. 

Pools and Beaches

Deep in the flourishing gardens you'll find an Olympic sized swimming pool and children's pool. There are also plenty of sun loungers and parasols scattered throughout the grounds and around the pool area making this the perfect spot for some rest and relaxation in the afternoon sun. An saltwater spa is available within the indoor spa and is suitable for guests aged 18 and above only. For those wanting to take a dip in the cool, crystal waters of Lake Garda itself, there are plenty of man made beaches along the Garda coastline, however please be aware that these beaches are mainly rock and shingle rather than sand. 

Spa

The Poiano Spa is a sleek and modern wellness centre located in the main hotel building. Offering fantastic views over Lake Garda as well as a restful ethos, this is the perfect spot to unwind after a long day in the sun. The enchanting interior boasts delicate hues, marble and gold filigree and local stone and wood. In the spa, you'll find a salt water lagoon, Turkish bath, sauna and bio sauna, sensory showers with aromatherapy and a relaxation area with herbal tea station. 

*Please note entry to the spa is not included and is at a charge of €12 per person, per day. 

Activities 

With 60 hectares of stunning grounds at your disposal, rest assured there is no shortage of things to do when staying at the Poiano Apartments. Please note that from the list below, anything marked with * incurs a local charge or fee. 

  • Yoga and Pilates*
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Aqua Gym*
  • French Bowls
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis*
  • Table Football
  • Sports Tournaments 
  • Games Room*
  • Archery 
  • Bike Hire 
  • Mini Club for children ages 5-12 years (Available mid-May - Sep) 

Facilities

For guests staying a 7 night duration or more, a free change of linen and towels will be provided during one day of your stay. Any further changes or requests will require payment locally. There is a launderette on site for clothes and linen for which you will need to pay locally and at the end of your stay, the hotel kindly requests that any waste bags are removed from the rooms and kitchen. 

 

Local Fees and Taxes

Tourist tax payable locally directly to hotel


Family Facilities

  • Cots & linen
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly

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Poiano Apartments
Garda, Lake Garda,Self Catering
20/05/2020 - 3 nights
4 adults
From London Gatwick
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