Hotel Ambra

  • Italy, Lake Iseo

Ratings/reviewsClick for full ratings

We love Hotel Ambra for its authenticity. This is a family-run place on one of Italy’s lesser known lakes, which means you’ll be away from the usual tourist trail and everything just feels more relaxed. There’s plenty to see and do in the area and the hotel’s location makes it easy to get out and explore. The town’s main piazza is close by so you can head here for some food or a drink. The lakefront location is great for watching the boats coming in and out of the harbour, and it only takes ten minutes to walk to the port and grab a boat to Monte Isola, the largest lake island in Europe with a charming pedestrianised town. We love having lunch here in one of the little lakefront trattorias.

The hotel’s décor is traditional and the food is very enjoyable. A big breakfast will set you up for the day with hot and cold options at the buffet. In the evenings the menu is focused on local food so you’ll get to try out some Italian dishes. The best feature of the hotel is its staff – they’re incredibly friendly and welcoming. If you’re a keen walker, speak to them and get some ideas of what routes to do around the lake. We love the ones that take you past the famous Franciacorta wineries. It’s the perfect excuse to stop for a rest and drink some bubbles.

Transfer time: approx. 1 hour 15 mins by coach from Verona airport.

  • No. of rooms: 29
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 3
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 3
  • Official rating: 3

Local Fees and Taxes

A tourist tax of approx. €1 per person per night is payable locally.


Standard Rooms are classically furnished and have views over the back of the hotel or side streets. Facilities include air conditioning, TV, safe, hairdryer and a shower.

Standard Lake View Rooms have great views over the harbour. 

Junior Suites are in the annex (accessed by internal stairs and a lift). They can sleep up to two people and have a kitchenette with hob, microwave, fridge and coffee maker.

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

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

There are five steps up to the hotel lift. The hotel is on flat ground in the centre of Iseo town.

Lake Iseo

Lake Iseo is the fourth largest lake in Northern Italy. The main town of Iseo is on the south shore, its medieval origins evident in the street patterns, arcaded shopping areas and peaceful squares. Lake Iseo’s most striking feature is Monte Isola island, the largest inhabited lake island in Europe. This is home to 11 small communities, traffic-free and easily reached by boat from the lakeside towns of Iseo and Sulzano – the perfect spot for a peaceful stroll. There is gentle walking too around the Torbiere del Sebino adjacent to Iseo Town. It’s a lakeside wetland nature reserve, a mecca for birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts. The Franciacorta area to the South has a more rolling landscape and is famous for its sparkling wines. Your hotels in Lake Iseo give you a great choice of accommodation.


  • Restaurant and pizzeria
  • Bar
  • Ground floor terrace) 
  • Free WiFi

Guests of Hotel Ambra can enjoy a buffet breakfast with hot and cold options and a traditional dinner with three courses, a glass of wine and a bottle of water.

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians
Location in resort
  • Longitude: 10.048038
  • Latitude: 45.660285

For more information on travel and transport visit our Hotel Ambra page

Reviews of Hotel Ambra

Tripadvisor reviews
Feefo reviews
Total price from
per person from £529
Hotel Ambra
Lake Iseo, Half Board
30/09/2020 - 3 nights
2 adults
From Manchester Int.
Amend holiday details
Feefo badge