Lake Maggiore, Italy, Baveno
A grand, stylish hotel with sweeping views over the lake and a high standard of service. Nestled next to the shore of Lake Maggiore with its own private beach, the Hotel Splendid offers a touch of grandeur in beautiful surroundings. The hotel’s à la carte Pallanza Restaurant has splendid views of the lake and has a high standard of cuisine. Baveno is just a 10 minute walk away and Stresa is a 5 minute ride in a taxi.
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Summer holidays in Baveno take you to a place with wonderful views of the Borromean Islands. Lovely Baveno has been a well known tourist resort since the early 19th century. This elegant past is reflected by the beautiful villas that dot the surrounding landscape.
Baveno has a small harbour, an attractive promenade with lakeside cafés and a profusion of flowers and oleander trees. Take summer holidays to Baveno and explore the splendour of Lake Maggiore in the glorious Piedmont. There are regular ferry connections to Pallanza, Stresa and the Borromean Islands. Enjoy perfect, long, lazy lakeland days in the hot Italian sun!
Isola Pescatori is an old fishing village with good restaurants, famous for the white peacocks that strut in the botanical gardens. Isola Bella, perhaps the best known of the islands, features the magnificent Borromean Palace and beautiful landscaped gardens. Take a summer holiday to Baveno for all this and much more, set in a gorgeous cosmopolitan paradise.
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Special Excursion Package - £105 SAVE £28
Pre-book the Macugnaga, Ascona and Cannobio and Wine Tasting excursions and receive a FREE one day boat ticket to Baveno or Stresa and the Borromean Islands
Three Lakes Tour £50, Tuesday, full day
Visit Lakes Como, Lugano and Maggiore
Milan £48, Friday, full day
Visit the Sforza Castle, the spectacular Galeria and gothic Duomo (cathedral). City guide included. Free time for shopping or La Scala visit
Macugnaga £52, Saturday, half day (runs mid June to mid Sept)
Mountain village visit and optional cable-car
Ascona and Cannobio £40, Thursday, half day
Combines Swiss Ascona and lakeside Cannobio
Wine Tour £41, Sunday, half day
The gentle hills of the wine-growing area near Stresa
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Zermatt and Matterhorn £71, full day
Island Tour £22, half day
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