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Classic Triple Room
183 square feet
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed 3 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Deluxe Double or Twin Room
183 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Triple Room, Lake View
183 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed 3 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Double Room, Lake View
183 square feet
1 Double Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite
248 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Double Room, Balcony, Lake View
183 square feet
1 Queen Bed 2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Triple Room
183 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed 3 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Classic Single Room
118 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Triple Room
248 square feet
1 Queen Bed and 1 Twin Bed 3 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star adults-only hotel near Villa Carlotta

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff
Concierge services

With a stay at Hotel Britannia Excelsior, you'll be centrally located in Griante, a 1-minute drive from Villa Carlotta and 12 minutes from Bellagio Port. This golf hotel is 3.8 mi (6 km) from Villa del Balbianello and 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from Lake Lugano.

Make yourself at home in one of the 192 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature showers with rainfall showerheads. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a seasonal outdoor pool or take in the view from a rooftop terrace and a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a hair salon. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

All-inclusive rates are available at this hotel. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. Satisfy your appetite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and limited parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from January 3 2020 to September 30 2020 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Hotel Britannia Excelsior are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Other inclusions

  • Roundtrip airport transfers

Not included

  • Surcharge for premium food items
  • Gratuities

  • Surcharge for premium food items
  • Airport transfers included (roundtrip)
  • Additional gratuities accepted
  • Gratuities not included

Hotel Amenities

Some rates at Hotel Britannia Excelsior are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle and an area shuttle. This business-friendly hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a rooftop terrace, and a library.

Hotel Britannia Excelsior is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1830
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 192
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Off-street parking

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Parking

Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Hotel Britannia Excelsior offers 192 accommodations with safes and ceiling fans. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower only
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

Hotel Britannia Excelsior has 2 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

  • Golfing nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 18 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Use of pool umbrellas and sunbeds is available for a surcharge.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy) guidelines.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Caters to adults only

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy)

No cribs (infant beds) available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Minimum guest age is 18

Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Debit cards

Online Penalty Collection

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. This tax is adjusted seasonally and might not apply year round. Other exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 November - 29 February, EUR 0.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: From 1 March - 31 October, EUR 1.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

  • Britannia Excelsior
  • Britannia Excelsior Griante
  • Britannia Excelsior Hotel
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior Griante
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior Cadenabbia
  • Britannia Excelsior Griante
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior Hotel
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior Griante
  • Hotel Britannia Excelsior Hotel Griante

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy) guidelines.

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