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Elizabeth House Varenna
Contrada G.B Pirelli 12, Varenna
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0.07 mi from city centre
Elizabeth House Varenna
Villa La Rossa
strada statale 13A, Loc. Fiumelatte, Varenna, Lecco
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0.75 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Elegance on Lake Como

"All super fantastic, with the exception of fronting onto a main road. Overall very good."…"

Reviewed on 6 Aug 2018

Villa La Rossa
Pretty Home
Via Venini 8, Varenna
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0.04 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (3 reviews)
Do not stay here

"This place was misleading in the description. They did not specify that one of the listed “beds” is actually a blow up mattress. Also very upset that when we booked this placed we were clear that we were traveling with a two month old infant and no one thought to mention that there are three flights ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Aug 2019

Pretty Home

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Sunset Flat Varenna Pino
13 Str. dei Boschi, Varenna, Lombardy
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1.4 mi from city centre
Sunset Flat Varenna Pino
Il Giardino di Alice
18 Via C.Venini, Varenna
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0.05 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Location was excellent. Property was sparkling clean. The staff who were in charge of check in and check out were friendly and accommodating. We highly recommend this place and if we ever go back to Varenna we will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2019

Il Giardino di Alice
Little Nest Flat Varenna
18 Via C.Venini, Varenna, Lombardy
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0.05 mi from city centre
Little Nest Flat Varenna
La Terrazza di Marta
18 Via C.Venini, Varenna, Lombardy
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0.05 mi from city centre
La Terrazza di Marta
Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments
3 out of 5
VIA XX SETTEMBRE, Varenna, Lecco
The price is £130 per night
0.09 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (24 reviews)

"Great stay at Albergo Mialno in Varenna. We were upgraded to a room with a lake view (free of charge). The room was pretty spacious and clean. There is a mini fridge and safe inside the room. Breakfast was really good and included in our booking. There are restaurants and shops as soon as you leave ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2019

Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments
Hotel Olivedo
3 out of 5
Piazza Martiri,14, Varenna, LC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £123 per night
0.24 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (283 reviews)
Warm Welcome and Great Breakfast

"The Staff went out of their way to make us feel welcome even though we were practically the only ones there. This is a great family run hotel right next to the main ferry so side trips are super easy. The staff even made us a to go breakfast because we had an early train the next day. A great ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Hotel Olivedo
The Apple House
Via Pino 56, Varenna
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1.39 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Beautiful views and apartment.

"The apartment was beautiful the views absolutely stunning. It was so peaceful. The kitchen was amazing everything was there you need. The communication was excellent. I was so impressed as the process was so easy and the agent responded so quickly. Only negative is air conditioning. It’s very hot ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

The Apple House
Casa San Giorgio
piazza san giorgio, 3 , Varenna, LC
The price is £152 per night
0.01 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (38 reviews)

"The location was right in the middle of Verona with close access to everything and a beautiful view of the lake."…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov 2019

Casa San Giorgio
Villa Monti
via roma 9/11, Varenna
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0.23 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

"A+ service, somewhat necessary due to location and access to parking."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2019

Villa Monti
La Casa del Tiglio
Via Venini 71, Varenna, Lecco
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0.27 mi from city centre
La Casa del Tiglio
Casa Paola Varenna Perledo
14 Viale dei Giardini, Varenna, Lombardy
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0.51 mi from city centre
2/5 (1 review)

"Casa Paola is located 7 mins from the train station, or 13 from downtown Varenna. It should be known that there is NO AC in this unit. Unfortunately that was not made very clear on the advertisement and I believe that is something that should be remedied by the host. In the middle of the summer, ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2019

Casa Paola Varenna Perledo
Hotel Royal Victoria
4 out of 5
Piazza San Giorgio 2, Varenna, LC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £282 per night
0.02 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (207 reviews)

"We had an excellent couple of days at this hotel. The location is perfect, overlooking Lake Como and across to the Bellagio peninsula. Picturesque and idyllic, especially at sunset from the balcony. The staff were friendly, helpful and accommodating. The breakfast spread was large with a selection ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Hotel Royal Victoria
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Visiting Varenna

Travellers to Varenna give high marks for the lakeside setting and top-notch restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy the city's cafes, sightseeing tours and museums. Villa Melzi, Villa Carlotta and Villa del Balbianello are some of the top sights around the area.

  • There are 96 hotels and other accommodation options in Varenna
  • The closest major airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Bergamo (BGY-Orio Al Serio), 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Varenna

The city's cultural venues include Villa Monastero and Civic Museum of Ornithology and Natural Sciences. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakes and these places to visit: Branch of Lecco, Royal Victoria and Grigna Settentrionale Regional Park. Additionally, you might want to add San Giovanni Battista Church to your agenda.

In Bellagio, there are 96 accommodation choices and hotels to make it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable rate. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Hotel Villa Cipressi - With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a bar, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Hotel Royal Victoria - Our customers like the bar and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features 2 restaurants, free breakfast and an outdoor pool.
  • Hotel Montecodeno - This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Villa Melzi, 2.1 mi/3.4 km from the city centre, and Villa Carlotta, which is 3 mi/4.8 km away.

Getting around Varenna

With so many transport options, seeing all of Varenna is a breeze. To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Fiumelatte Station. You can ride a ferry across the water to see more of the region.

Dressing for Varenna

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 14°C and the night-time average to be 0°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 25°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • July to September averages 27°C during the day and 12°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 19°C during the day and 1°C at night
  • Varenna gets about 758.50 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 1°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Varenna?
Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data. This 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices for your visit include Hotel Royal Victoria and Hotel Olivedo.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Varenna, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Varenna.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Varenna?
Based on reviews, Hotel Montecodeno is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Varenna?
Hotel Montecodeno is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free continental breakfast. Other options for your child-friendly holiday include Hotel Olivedo and Hotel Royal Victoria. Also, attractions in the area such as Como-Brunate Funicular and Menaggio Beach are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Varenna?
Hotel Olivedo is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and an al fresco restaurant.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Varenna?
Hotel Montecodeno is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Varenna?
Hotel Montecodeno is a top 3-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Hotel Olivedo and Hotel Royal Victoria. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Royal Victoria or Menaggio Beach.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Varenna?
Hotel Royal Victoria is a 4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some hotels with pools in Varenna?
Hotel Royal Victoria is a popular 4-star hotel featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, 2 restaurants and a full-service spa.

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