Hotel Cristina

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Limone

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Hotel Cristina is made up of five villas and a main building spread out across the hillside above Limone. We've secured rooms with the best views so you can enjoy the lake from your private balcony.

Wonderful swimming pool with views of Lake Garda

Limone's centre is a 15-minute downhill walk from the hotel - jump on the hotel's shuttle if you don't fancy the walk back up (payable locally). The pool at Hotel Cristina is lovely if you want to take a dip. It has fantastic views which you can enjoy while swimming or sunbathing. 

Added value

Wine and selected soft drinks included with dinner (self service)

Free daily afternoon tea & biscuits from 4-5pm at La Terrazza bar

Inghams Guided Walks included from 13th May - 27th Sep (subject to availability)

Free Garda Promotion Card with discounts on a selection of attractions (max. 3 days)

24/7 support & tailored advice from our local resort team

All holidays include flights from the UK and transfers


Limone sits on the shores of Lake Garda, the village is built into the foothills of the Dolomite Mountains near Trento. It’s a romantic village of old houses, winding alleys, flowered balconies, shops, taverns, bars and restaurants, with a church dating back to the 10th century. In the summer, a weekly market sells local products - lemons, olive oil, wine, cheese - and a fishermen’s museum tells the story of Limone’s history. 

Walking is a great way to explore the Limone landscape

Easy lakeside trails and challenging walks stretch from lake-level up to 1,000 metres around Limone. There are no gondola's so if you want those summer views from the top you'll need to work hard, but it's very rewarding! Whatever path you choose, the views are immense.

Boat tours of Lake Garda and visits to surrounding towns

Taking a boat to and from Limone is where you’ll get the best views of the village, especially in the summer. The ferries are a quick way to visit other areas around Lake Garda, and you can take tours that follow the coastline and its historic spots, docking at other charming Lake Garda villages. By using the boats to reach other towns in Lake Garda means you can reach plenty of other walking starting points too! 

Italian food & wine

The food and wine scene in Limone is great! Head out to local restaurants and bars for the best food and atmosphere. We'd recommend looking for an off the beaten track restaurant, for the most authentic Italian food and drink. Lake Garda is famous for its vineyards, with traditions and roots in the Bronze Age; try Aperitivo Chiarè, a pink sparkling wine spritzer made from local rosé, or a glass of classic Bardolino - you just can't beat a glass on a warm summers day. For a small village, there are a surprising number of good bars in Limone.

Biking around Limone

In 2018 the Limone sul Garda section of the Ciclopista del Garda (Garda Cycle Path) was completed, and takes you on a stunning lakeside trail along Limone’s coastline, you can also walk along too if you fancy a slower paced option. The path is built into the rocky cliffs, hanging 50 metres above Lake Garda. You can even cycle on it at night, thanks to LED flood lighting. Head inland and there’s a paradise of dirt tracks and mule paths for mountain biking, and kilometres more paved roads for cycling.

Why book a summer holiday in Limone 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 Limone's best activities at your own pace.

Plus, we've included two optional guided walks every week in Limone. 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 Limone 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.

  • No. of rooms: 147
  • No. of buildings: 5
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 3


Panorama Rooms are around 20m² and sleep up to three people (extra bed is a single sofa bed). They're located on the higher floors of the five different villas or the main building. They have furnished balconies with lake views.

Panoramic Rooms for sole use are available on request, please call to book. 

All rooms have:

  • Balcony with lake views
  • Air-conditioning
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • TV
  • Bath or shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar
  • Safe

Cots are available on request.

Local fees & taxes

A resort tax of approx. €1.50 per person per night is payable locally.


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • No. of steps into property: 10
  • Access ramp: No
  • Please be advised that this hotel may not be suitable for guests with walking difficulties, as part of the walk to the centre of Limone is steep and the lift does not reach all floors. There are also stairs up to some of the rooms.

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

  • Airport transfer time: approx. 2 hours 15 mins by coach from Verona airport.
  • 1 kilometre to Limone centre
  • 1 kilometre to the ferry point
  • 400 metres to nearest bus stop
  • Outdoor pool with fantastic lake views
  • Use of the pool at Hotel San Pietro (payable locally, approx. €10 per person per day)
  • Small children's pool
  • Pool towels (please note there is a €10 deposit, payable locally)
  • Bathrobes (please note there is a €30 deposit, payable locally)
  • Shuttle to the centre of Limone (approx. €1 per person, per trip, payable locally)
  • Fitness room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking garage

The Benacus Restaurant is where you'll have breakfast and dinner. The spacious dining room has large windows with great views. Breakfast and dinner are both buffet style and you'll have four courses for dinner including salads and dessert. House wine and selected soft drinks are also included for summer 24. The restaurant is linked to the Hotel Cristina's 4* sister hotel, Hotel San Pietro and serves 4* quality food.

The bar's just beside the restaurant, so it's perfect for an aperitif or an after dinner drink. Relax here enjoying views of Limone and the lake. 

La Terrazza Poolside Grill is just beside the pool and serves lunch, snacks and drinks (payable locally). In high season there's evening entertainment on the terrace four times a week. 

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians

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

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per person from £889
31/07/2024 - 3 nights
3 adults
From Birmingham Int.
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Hotel Cristina
Lake Garda, Limone
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