For breakfast you can choose from a wide range of cooked and continental items. At lunchtime, you can enjoy a light snack or a three-course meal – and don’t forget to order your complimentary packed lunch if you’re out and about for the day.
After a hard day’s sightseeing, you’ll be ready for your dinner. Do try the Italian specialities of pasta and pizza, and help yourself to a selection of meats, fish and vegetables. Make sure you leave room for dessert – every day you’ll find a selection of tempting options, including a wide range of ice creams.
All meals are served buffet-style, so you can try anything on the menu that takes your fancy. One thing’s for sure – you certainly won’t go hungry!
Originally constructed in the early 1900s, The Britannia Excelsior has been tastefully furnished in traditional Italian style, with antique furnishings, frescoes, Merano glass and elegant marble floors.
Today, the hotel is owned and managed by the Whieldon family, who are passionately dedicated to creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for their guests. No wonder so many Shearings holiday-makers return year after year.
Every single one of the Britannia Excelsior’s well-appointed Comfort Rooms comes complete with private facilities, a telephone, hairdryer, fridge, flat-screen satellite TV (including BBC and ITV channels), a safe, air-conditioning and a ceiling fan.
But to really make the most of your stay, why not treat yourself to a great value room upgrade? There are a wide range of options, including luxurious Deluxe Rooms, and rooms with lake views and balconies.
Just picture yourself, relaxing on your own private balcony, taking in the spectacular views as the sunlight sparkles down onto the lake – pure bliss.
For the ultimate Como experience, why not upgrade to a Superior Room? With exquisite antique furniture and a balcony overlooking the lake, there’s no better way to enjoy your stay by stunning Lake Como.
You can travel to Lake Como by coach from a local pick-up point or fly from your local airport. Holidays to the Grand Hotel Britannia Excelsior are on an all-inclusive basis.