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10 Best Hotels in Stresa

Hotel La Palma
4 out of 5
Corso Umberto I, 33, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$313 per night
0.46 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (537 reviews)
Amazing place on the lake

"The place is super nice. It has nice rooftop bar with incredible view. Personnel is very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct. 2019

Hotel La Palma
Grand Hotel Bristol
4 out of 5
C.so Umberto I, 73, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$179 per night
0.83 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (350 reviews)

"My daughter left her school book in the hotel room and we had to catch an early train to make our flight. I called the hotel and asked them what I should do and they said stay on the train and we will mail the book and they did!!!! Excellent place to stay and mind blowing customer service!!!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Oct. 2019

Grand Hotel Bristol
Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA
5 out of 5
Via Sempione Nord 123, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$591 per night
2.13 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (230 reviews)

"Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA Stresa, Province of Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Italy Sun, Oct 13 - Wed, Oct 16"…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2019

Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA

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Hotel Milan Speranza Au Lac
4 out of 5
Piazza Marconi 6/9, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$263 per night
0.09 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (382 reviews)

"Lovely view from the room and balcony. Very nice staff."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2019

Hotel Milan Speranza Au Lac
Hotel Astoria
4 out of 5
Corso Umberto I, 31, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$191 per night
0.38 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (345 reviews)

"Excellent location, very friendly staff. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec. 2019

Hotel Astoria
Regina Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
Corso Umberto I, 29, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$328 per night
0.33 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (771 reviews)
Hotel in luxury style

"Beautifully decorated Hotel. Very good service. Spacious rooms. The bed could be more comfy but everything else was perfect. Delicious breakfast buffet."…"

Reviewed on 16 Feb. 2020

Regina Palace Hotel
Hotel Belvedere
3 out of 5
Via di Mezzo, Isola dei Pescatori, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$158 per night
2.48 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (98 reviews)

"Excellent location, comfortable rooms breathless restaurant with lake view."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep. 2019

Hotel Belvedere
Hotel Elena
1 out of 5
Piazza Cadorna 15, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$140 per night
0.1 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (100 reviews)
A little gem

"Booked for bank holiday weekend, Friday to Monday, with my two grown up children, in a family room. We have visited Stresa for about 15yrs, and have in the past stayed in the luxury hotels along the lakefront, and apartments, but I can honestly say we loved this little hotel! It felt warm, friendly, ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug. 2019

Hotel Elena
Hotel Primavera
3 out of 5
Via Cavour 39, Stresa, VB
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$166 per night
0.03 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (274 reviews)

"Great value for the money paid AND a perfect location to explore the town and hop on the island tours"…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct. 2019

Hotel Primavera
Hotel Della Torre
3 out of 5
Via Sempione, 47, Stresa, VB
The price is AU$168 per night
1.29 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (58 reviews)

"We loved the pool and the breakfast. The room was OK. There was some noise from the trains, though it wasn't too disruptive of sleep."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep. 2019

Hotel Della Torre
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Accommodation in Stresa

Stresa is a walkable, secluded neighbourhood with convenient options for restaurants and bars. The neighbourhood's friendly people, small-town vibe, and archaeology are just some of its charming qualities. You can experience the local live music and jazz, or enjoy the natural beauty of the lake. Choose one of Stresa's hotels and explore the area around Ameno with ease.

Sightseeing around Stresa

The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavour. Stroll the halls at Villa La Palazzola, Ogliari European Transport Museum, or International Museum of Ceramic Design. The local culture at Arts and Industry Museum Foundation, Paesaggio Museum, and Museo dell’Ombrello e del Parasole might be just what you're looking for. Swing by Villa Ducale, Borromeo Plaza, and Villa Henfrey-Branca to learn about local history. Belgirate Old Church, Church of San Vittore, and Isola Madre Gardens are a few landmarks that can't be missed. Bring the family to Alpinia Botanical Garden, Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone Cable Car, and Isola Madre Botanical Garden.

Windsurfing is a popular activity here, but there's plenty more to do. Villa Pallavicino Park, Borromeo Palace and Garden, or Mottarone are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. At Ornavasso Caves, take some time to really appreciate nature. Iles des Borromees Golf Club, Golf Club Alpino di Stresa, and Belgirate Ferry Terminal are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Sacred Mountain of the Rosary, Isola Bella Botanical Garden, and Villa Taranto Botanical Garden. Stresa Ferry Terminal, Funivia Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone, and Carciano Ferry Terminal will also leave an impression.

Getting around Stresa

If you want to venture out of town, Belgirate Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Stresa Station. You can inquire about options for water travel at the marina.

Stresa is 28.5 km (17.7 miles) from the airport in Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.). Lugano (LUG-Agno) is the next closest airport, 34.9 km (21.7 miles) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Stresa?
Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and a private beach. Reviews from our site also recommend Hotel La Palma and Hotel Belvedere as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Stresa, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to view the top deals on offer in Stresa.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Stresa?
Based on reviews, Hotel Elvezia is a popular 2-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Grand Hotel Dino and Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday to Stresa?
Hotel La Fontana is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features free parking and laundry facilities. Other good choices to stay with the children include Hotel Elvezia and Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone Cable Car.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Stresa?
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees is a favourite 5-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and a poolside bar. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Stresa?
Hotel La Fontana is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café for its human guests. Other good options to stay with your pet include Regina Palace Hotel and Carducci 24 Bed & Breakfast.
What's the best accommodation option to stay near the beach in Stresa?
Regina Palace Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features 2 restaurants and a seasonal outdoor pool. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees and Hotel Elvezia. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Arena or Spiaggia Lido Toce.
What's the best high-end hotel in Stresa?
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees is a 5-star hotel with a restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA and Regina Palace Hotel are other upscale choices for your trip.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Stresa?
Grand Hotel Des Iles Borromees is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a poolside bar. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, also consider Villa e Palazzo Aminta Hotel Beauty and SPA.
What are some accommodations with pools in Stresa?
Regina Palace Hotel is a popular 4-star hotel featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, 2 restaurants and a full-service spa. A couple of other options that offer an on-site pool include Grand Hotel Bristol and Hotel Astoria.

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