Panoramic view of Grand Hotel GardoneReception hall at Grand Hotel GardoneChampagne by the lakeSunbathing deck at Grand Hotel GardoneSuperior room at Grand Hotel GardoneJunior suite at Grand Hotel GardonePrivate balcony at Grand Hotel Gardone

Grand Hotel Gardone 4 stars  |  Select

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We believe that customers booking a Sardatur holiday are looking for that personal attention and individual service, which only a truly independent, specialist company can offer. We are passionate about Italy, and our sole aim is to provide our customers with quality holidays, backed by solid experience and the highest level of customer care. We truly are the Italian specialists, with Italian directors who have over 30 years’ experience in selling holidays to Italy and a sales team also with many years of experience and a passion for selling Italy.

Sardatur Holidays comprises a large range of accommodation, from simple residences to luxury hotels. As well as the hotel's official star rating, we have also given our own special rating, based on our personal opinion. This rating should be taken into consideration, especially when comparing hotels of the same official star rating. By all means browse our website to get an idea of what we offer. However, if like many of our repeat customers, you would like the reassurance of speaking to someone with first hand knowledge of a particular property or area, then do call us. Together we will find the perfect holiday.


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About the hotel


Built in 1884, the Grand Hotel Gardone Riviera is still the leading hotel in the area, with its sense of timeless elegance and style.  Renowned as the most fashionable hotel on the Lake, its famous guests have included Winston Churchill, Gabriele d'Annunzio, and Somerset Maugham, and it rumoured that Vladimir Nabokov was inspired to write ‘Lolita’ after spotting a young girl here!

After the Second World War, Sir Winston Churchill was a frequent guest of the Grand.

The gardens of the hotel are particularly beautiful, due to the many colourful plants and flowers, creating a most wonderful relaxing atmosphere in a tranquil setting. There is access to the Lake from the gardens.



The refined and welcoming dining room, with its splendid lake views, offers excellent traditional cuisine and international dishes. In the Summer, for lunch, an extensive buffet is laid out on the garden terrace, near the swimming pool, whilst dinner is served in the Lakeside Restaurant where the emphasis is on fresh, refined cuisine and local specialities.

Since then this bar has been re-named ‘Winnie’s Bar’ in his honour. Today you can taste delicious snacks or imaginative cocktails by the lake until sunset.



During his holidays he loved to spend long, relaxing hours by the pool bar drinking his favourite champagne. 

The hotel has a Wellness Centre offering facials, various massages and aromatherapy.


  • Categories:

    Double with lake view – Junior Suite with lake view

    (single room with lake view also available)

  • Room Facilities:

    Restaurant – Bar – Lounge – Swimming Pool – Sauna & Massage centre – Lift – Parking (payable locally)

  • Resort transfers:

    Approximately 60 minutes from Verona airport. Prices available on request.

  • Supplements:

    Upgrades on your standard accommodation are available  from only £23 per person per night

170 Guestrooms & suites
2 Restaurants
Piano bar
Pool bar
Wellness centre
Heated swimming pool
Tennis court
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