Hotel Villa Dirce

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Limone

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The Hotel Villa Dirce’s built into the cliff above the town and it's the perfect place to enjoy some incredible lake views. The centre of Limone isn’t too far away – you can walk there in twenty minutes or hop on a shuttle bus which will get you there in minutes.

The hotel gardens are beautifully kept and you can smell the lemon trees as you walk around them. The rooms are all newly renovated and have a really fresh and comfortable feel. It's a great place to come back to after a busy day exploring the lake. The hotel is adults only (16 years and above) so it's a great place for relaxing and enjoying some peace and quiet!

Transfer time: approx. 2 hours 15 mins by coach from Verona airport.

Added value

Early booking offer available (ends 28 Feb 24)

15% discount off the à la carte menus at Restaurant All'Azzurro and Restaurant Agrumento for summer 24 (excludes arrivals between 21 Jun - 25 Aug)

Free return boat trip to Malcesine or Riva per person per stay (min 7 night stay)

Honeymoon offer: free bottle of sparkling wine

Exclusive to Inghams: Join up to two included walks with a professional, local guide (limited availability, pre-booking is essential)

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

Inghams rep based in resort

Flights and airport transfers included

  • No. of rooms: 52
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 3
  • Official rating: 4


Superior Twin Rooms are between 15-18m² and sleep up to two people. They're all newly renovated and have balconies with lake views, as well as air-conditioning, TV, fridge, shower, bathrobes and a hairdryer. Twin or double beds can be specified in advance.

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

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

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. 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 hikes stretch from lake-level up to 1,000m around Limone. There are no gondola's so if you want those 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 other towns

Taking a boat to and from Limone is where you’ll get the best views of the village. 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. 

Italian food & wine

It being Italy, the food and wine scene in Limone is great, and you don’t have to pay much for it. Head out to local restaurants and bars for the best food and atmosphere. 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. 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. The path is built into the rocky cliffs, hanging 50 metres above the lake. 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.

  • Outdoor pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Poolside bar (offers a lunchtime snack menu, payable locally)
  • Massages (payable locally)
  • Sun terraces overlooking the lake
  • Small garden
  • Small fitness room
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking

Please note that this is an adults only hotel (16 years and above).


A buffet breakfast is served each morning with fruit, cereals, pastries, teas and coffee.

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

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

  • 1.8 kilometres to Limone centre
  • 50 metres to the nearest bus stop
  • 25 minutes' walk or a short shuttle ride to the centre of Limone
  • Shuttle to and from the centre of Limone at fixed times in the morning and afternoon

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per person from £589
Includes £20pp discount
08/05/2024 - 3 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
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Hotel Villa Dirce
Lake Garda, Limone
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