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Lake Como at Hotel Bazzoni

Overview

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  • Experience the beauty of Lake Como
  • Explore the popular resort of Tremezzina
  • Bag a bargain at Como Market
  • See the splendour of Lake Maggiore
  • Discover the beauty of the Lake with a tour

Summer is an ideal time to visit beautiful Lake Como; marvel at the dramatic lake scenery during the hot Italian summer whilst enjoying a lakeshore position at the Hotel Bazzoni. We’ll get to explore stunning Lake Maggiore, as well as taking a Lake Como tour and visiting the bustling Como Market.

During our wonderful holiday we’ll stay in Tremezzina, a quiet village on the western shore of Lake Como. This idyllic location is perfect for relaxation, where you can forget about the stresses of home and enjoy the lush countryside, sunny days, and peace and quiet.

We’ll be treated to three superb included excursions while we’re away, so we can explore the local and nearby areas to their fullest extent. Our first included excursion will be a lake tour, so we can take in the mesmerising scenery here, before we travel to the bustling Como market. Pick up some souvenirs of your stay here, or why not treat friends and family at home to a gift or two?

Our final included excursion will take us to picture-postcard Lake Maggiore, the second largest lake in Italy, and enjoy some time in Stresa which offers a wealth of attractions plus panoramic views of the lake.

We will also have a week at leisure in this lovely resort to relax at the hotel or explore further on our own.

Free Water Shuttle to Bellagio from May to September
Enjoy the complimentary water shuttle transfers across the lake from your hotel to Bellagio each day. Known as the 'Pearl of the Lake', the beautiful village of Bellagio has traditional stone lanes lined with interesting shops, cafes and gelato bars. You'll find lots to see and do here, with many picturesque gardens and ancient buildings to admire.

The shuttle is free for Shearings guests (subject to sailing schedule and weather conditions).

Free Water Shuttle/mini-bus to Hotel Britannia Excelsior from May to September
Make the most of your stay by using the facilities at nearby Hotel Britannia Excelsior. Connected by water shuttle during the day and mini-bus in the evening, these two hotels offer a vast array of restaurants, bars, and pools for your enjoyment.

The shuttle is free for Shearings guests (subject to sailing schedule and weather conditions).

Why not upgrade?
Half board is included as standard, but why not indulge a little more with All Inclusive upgrade options? Speak to one of our reservations team to add this to your holiday.


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Itinerary

Day One - Depart UK
We’ll make our way from the UK to Calais, before travelling onwards through the night on our overnight express coach. 

Day Two - Arrive at Lake Como
We arrive on the shores of Lake Como early morning and have time to settle into our hotel for our first night in this stunning destination. Our first meal will be dinner this evening. (D)

Days Three to Fourteen – Lake Como
We'll spend another twelve nights at Lake Como, enjoying three included excursions during our time there. Enjoy the wonderful lakeside setting, as we explore the surrounding area with our exciting excursions to Como Market and Lake Maggiore as well as a tour of the area. (B,D)

Day Fifteen - Depart Lake Como
As our holiday draws to a close, we’ll say goodbye to Lake Como and will travel through the night on our overnight express coach. (B,)

Day Sixteen - Arrive in UK
We’ll then return to the UK via Calais, and will take the coach back to our local joining points.

Hotel Bazzoni

Tremezzo

Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Como, the Hotel Bazzoni offers superb views across the lake. Newly acquired by the Whieldon family and refurbished for 2018, the Hotel Bazzoni promises to offer all the same facilities as the Britannia Excelsior whilst providing a more style and contemporary design. 

Set among the villas of the village of Tremezzo, directly opposite the pier with views over the lake to the towns of Bellagio and Villa Melzi. With Wi-Fi throughout and three bars, three restaurants and a swimming pool, sunbathing area and jacuzzi, there's plenty to do both inside and outside of the hotel.

Rooms at this hotel


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The Local Area

Included Excursions

Full Day: Lake Como Tour

We'll leave from our base at Cadenabbia to enjoy the scenic delights of Lake Como from the comfort of our coach with photo stops and free time along the way in some of the most delightful villages. Relax and enjoy the views of quaint lakeside ports, pretty villages, magnificent mountain scenery and splendid lakeside views. 

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Full Day: Lake Maggiore

Lake Maggiore is another of the famous Italian lakes and is perfect for those who simply cannot get enough of this beautiful scenery. The lake is known for being the second largest of all the lakes in Italy, and is famous for its superb climate which allows a wide assortment of flora to grow. We’ll visit Lake Maggiore during our holiday and will be able to relax by the lakeshore for an entire day.

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Half Day: Como Market

Today we explore the local area of Como, allowing us to discover this incredible destination’s stunning scenery. Take in the bustling town, with free time to sample the atmosphere, products and specialities of the weekly market. Other than the market the town of Como is a pretty place to walk around in itself with wonderful old buildings and a beautiful walkway along the water which is dotted with ice cream stalls from which you can buy a tasty treat.

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Optional Excursions

Borromean Islands

The unique Borromean Islands, located off the coast of Stresa, are a highly popular feature of the Italian Lakes. We’ll take the time to explore the wonderful Isola Bella, with its ornate royal palace and gardens, and will also enjoy entrance into the palace itself.

Undoubtedly the most famous of the Borromean Islands, Count Vitaliano Borromeo began the transformation in 1662 with the construction of the palace and the ornamental gardens.

The palace is full of ornate rooms, which are sure to remind you of a past full of grand receptions and sumptuous feasts. The most curious part of the palace is its grottoes; the walls are adorned with a mosaic of shells and pebbles and are a welcome retreat on a hot day!

We’ll also look forward to a visit to the island’s small fishing village, Isola Pescaton.

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Full Day: Milan

Milan is known across the world as a major fashion capital, and it certainly doesn’t disappoint on this front. Cosmopolitan, modern and filled with everything expected of a metropolis such as this, Milan is an amazing place to visit. 

Aside from its fashion sense, Milan is also known for its grand Gothic cathedral, the UNESCO Santa Maria delle Grazie containing Leonardo da Vinci’s magnificent artwork - including The Last Supper, and numerous fascinating museums.

 

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Full Day: St Moritz and the Bernina Railway

Join our wonderful optional excursion for the opportunity to sit back and take in the superb alpine scenery as we take a trip on the acclaimed Bernina Express Railway, travelling up past beautiful lake and mountain landscapes to reach St Moritz in Switzerland. We’ll have chace to explore this luxury alpine resort town in the Engadin Valley, before returning back into Italy by coach.

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Lake Como Guided Tour

Enjoy the scenic delights of Lake Como from the comfort of our coach with photo stops and free time along the way in some of the most delightful villages. Relax and enjoy the views of quaint lakeside ports, pretty villages, magnificent mountain scenery and splendid lakeside villages.

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Half Day: Chiavenna

With its interesting history, splendid town squares, intricate palaces and amazing setting encapsulated by dramatic mountains, Chiavenna is not to be missed. We’ll spend a short while here to explore at leisure, taking in the historical architecture which has been perfectly paired with its traditional atmosphere.

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Half Day: Lake Lugano Cruise

Lake Lugano is famous for its mesmerising scenery, and we'll be able to soak up these beautiful vistas during our fantastic optional lake cruise. Sit back, relax, and admire the splendour of this location.

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