Hotel Villa d’Este was built in 1568 as the summer residence of Cardinal Tolomeo Gallio. Many of Europe’s rich and famous have stayed at Villa d’Este. It has welcomed Napoleon and the Duchess of Windsor and other luminaries such as Mark Twain, Clark Gable. More recently Mel Gibson, Jose Carreras and Madonna have also visited.
History and luxury
Hotel Villa d’Este is a true luxury five-star hotel. It maintains the magnificence of a bygone era with the addition of modern amenities. With breathtaking views over Lake Como and a unique suspended swimming pool, Villa d’Este offers truly impeccable service. On hand are highly trained staff allied to a superb attention to detail. Villa d’Este elevates itself well above the ordinary.
There is a choice of three restaurants along with Bar Canova and the Terrace bar. This includes a plethora of delicious meals, fine wines and cocktails that await your pleasure. Villa d’Este is the perfect place to stay and completely enhance your visit to Lake Como and this spectacular region.
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