Past the Alps, every “lago” is totally different, however all of them embody the enchantment of harmonious landscapes, a timeless serenity, which may be discovered even in the hotels of discreet luxury put in on their shores.
Aria Retreat & Spa, Lake Lugano
Opened just one yr in the past, this new Leading Resorts of The World establishment, surrounded by 24 hectares of lush vegetation, guarantees a stunning interlude. The panorama of Lake Lugano is on the market in all places, even from the bath! The lodge is composed solely of suites, 30 in all, and has a personal seashore, a spa with an outstanding indoor pool, one other saltwater infinity pool and a gourmand table with a view.
You may as well benefit from the “olive tree path,” a stroll by way of historic olive groves lately re-exploited, punctuated with informative panels. An attractive hour’s stroll between Gandria and Castagnola (return by boat).
Il Sereno, Lake Como
Designed by Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola, this jewel of a lodge features 40 magnificent suites whose modern fashion contrasts with the neoclassicism of the encompassing villas. The massive windows and vast terraces open out onto Lake Como. The Valmont spa nestled beneath centuries-old stone arches, the swimming pool that seems to increase into the lake, and the gourmand restaurant on the water’s edge hold the legend of this multi-awarded Main Lodges of The World location alive.
As well as, the lodge has several boats designed by Ernesto Riva, together with one adorned by Patricia Urquiola and another courting from 1883 and lately renovated, the Inglesina: good for a classy and intimate picnic (and not using a driver) on the lake waters.
Lefay Resort & Spa, Lake Garda
This eco-resort, which just lately turned a member of Most popular Lodges & Resorts, presents a model of the dolce vita within the heart of the Lemon Coast that's each luxurious and totally disconnected. It has simply been renovated in a cozier type. New features embrace large sky suites adorned with Italian marble and valuable woods, with saunas and outside Jacuzzis; a gourmand restaurant, Gramen; a wellness area reserved for adults and a panoramic whirlpool built-in into the spectacular 3,800m2 spa famend for its well being packages.
Immersed in an 11-hectare park, the lodge is the start line for sports and operating courses and a backyard with 5 power levels impressed by Chinese drugs.