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Hotel Continental Thermae & Spa

  • Lake Garda, Italy, Sirmione

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Tucked away just off the centre of medieval Sirmione, the Hotel Continental Thermae & Spa boasts a prime position on Lake Garda's southernmost shores. With a mix of modern and traditional interior decor, this lakefront property is the ideal spot for rest and relaxation.

The hotel’s facilities are superb with two swimming pools and a private jetty offering you the chance to take a dip in Lake Garda's azure waters before warming up in the thermal swimming pool (open April till October) or sauna. The wellness centre around which the ethos of this superb hotel is built is also home to a salt wall, steam bath, heated relaxation area and outdoor Jacuzzi.

There is a gorgeous lakefront restaurant which opens up onto the outdoor terrace for dinner in the warmer months offering four course dinners using simple and fresh ingredients. The menu changes frequently and features dishes such as rich ragus, homemade arancini and delectable desserts.

Transfer time: approx. 45 mins by coach.

Added value

Save up to 10% on the hotel price for holidays between 14 Mar - 23 Oct 20 booked by 29 Feb 20

Stay 7 nights and pay for 6 nights or stay 14 nights and pay for 12 nights between 14 Mar - 22 May 20, 27 Jun - 31 Jul and 26 Sep - 23 Oct 20

Free 50-minute massage per person per stay for holidays between 26 Sep - 23 Oct 20

Honeymoon Offer: Free bottle of sparkling wine

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 56
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 4
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 4

Superior Rooms are approximately 20m² and can sleep up to two people. They have a classic style and modern amenities including sir conditioning, TV, minibar, hairdryer and bathtub or shower. They enjoy side lake views from the balcony.

Junior Suites measure 26-28m² and have a balcony with garden views. Junior Suite with a side lake view are available for a supplement.

Accessibility

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

This hotel may not be suitable for wheelchair users guests due the stairs to enter the property and no accessible lift.

Meals

A buffet breakfast is served each morning in the dining room and offers freshly baked pastries, breads, cold cuts, yogurts and fruit. All complemented by freshly brewed coffees and teas. 

Dinner is a four course affair with a choice of dishes on the menu ranging from traditional Italian cuisine such as spaghetti vongole and seafood platters to European fusion dishes of duck and swordfish. 

Gluten free and vegan dietary requirements must be advised at the time of booking.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

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

Sirmione

The peninsula of Sirmione stretches out from the southern shore of Lake Garda. The entrance to the Old Town is via the bridge of the 13th Century Scaligero castle with its ‘inland dock’. The colourful, narrow streets are full of interesting shops, restaurants and bars, but are refreshingly traffic-free. As you venture further into the peninsula, the bustling streets give way to a peaceful landscape with a luxuriant vegetation of olive trees, cypresses, laurels and magnolias. A panoramic walk along the shore takes you past bathing beaches to the tip of the peninsula where an old Roman Palace, the Grottos of Catullo, has been excavated. Or you can relax and pamper yourself in the thermal pools of the lakeside Aquaria Spa.

 

 

Things to do in resort

A panoramic walk along the shore takes you past bathing beaches to the tip of the peninsula where an old Roman Palace, the Grottos of Catullo, has been excavated. Holidays in Sirmione can also be about relaxing and pampering yourself if you choose to take in the thermal pools of the lakeside Aquaria Spa.

  • Visit to the 13th century Castle Rocca Scaligera
  • Archaelogical site Grotte di Catullo and Roman Villa
  • Visit Aquaria - Sirmiones thermal spa
  • Visits to local vineyards and wine tasting opportunities
  • Superb central location for boat trips
  • Short bus ride to Verona.

 

Verona Opera

Verona Opera

A night at the opera in the ancient arena in Verona must surely be one of life’s great experiences even if you’re not an opera buff. The 2020 programme (13 June - 5 September) with all-time favourite Aida by Verdi loved for its lavish scenery and costumes. A new stage design for Carmen by Bizet, there are also performances of Nabucco by Verdi, as well as Turandot by Puccini. If you are staying in any of the main resorts on Lake Garda, we can book most performances (listed on the Verona Opera page) and transport to & from Verona is included in addition to your opera ticket.

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 10.602493
  • Latitude: 45.49973

For more information on travel and transport visit our Sirmione 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 Tuesdays only
1.00pm - 6.30pm
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 
8.30am - 7.00pm
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 - 7.50pm  
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 Tuesdays and Thursdays
8.45am - 7.20pm 
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
9.45am - 5.25pm 
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
9.00am - 6.10pm
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 onsite restaurant offers a gorgeous view of the pools, gardens and the lake. The four course half board evening service is served here and boasts a menu made from fresh and simple ingredients to create both traditional and more modern Italian dishes. 

A small bar within the hotel has table service to the poolside and lake-facing deck where you can watch the sun sink into the lake with an Aperol in hand. 

Pools & Beaches

Hotel Continental Therame & Spa is home to two swimming pools, one of which is a stunning outdoor infinity pool overlooking the lake. There is also an outdoor whirlpool and contemporary wellness centre with a sauna, steam room and heated relaxation zone. Pool towels are provided free of charge).

There are beaches in Sirmione, the most famous of which is Jamaica Beach located just a 15-minute walk from the Continental and offers spectacular views and a bustling lakeside promenade nearby perfect for lunch or a drink in the afternoon sun. *Please note the beaches on Lake Garda are rocky rather than sand. Swimming shoes are available from local vendors. 

Spa

The Wellness centre at the Hotel Continental Thermae and Spa is home to two swimming pools, an outdoor whirlpool, steam room, sauna and heated relaxation zone. There are local treatments including Iodine treatments. All treatments including massages must be booked and paid for locally. 

General Facilities

  • Free wifi
  • Parking (payable locally)

Family Facilities

  • Cots & linen
  • Highchairs in restaurant

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Hotel Continental Thermae & Spa
Sirmione, Lake Garda,Half Board
14/10/2020 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Gatwick
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