The luxury hotel property has a prestigious reputation upheld by its world-renowned service.
The Villa d'Este is a former renaissance patrician residence, surrounded by 25 acres of enchanting park filled with centennial trees, statues and colorful flowers. The hotel hosts the Ambrosetti Forum, a meeting place reserved for the most important figures in politics, finance and industry worldwide. With a minimum room booking, weddings can be held here with ceremonies taking place in the iconic Mosaic Gardens, or for smaller gatherings, overlooking Lake Como. Your aperitivo and cake cutting can be held outdoors with the lunch or dinner within one of two magnificent ballrooms decorated with period furnishings. The wedding party can be held until midnight or by renting out the private club, until 2:30am.
Magical Summer Residence meets European Aristocracy
Built in 1568 as the summer residence of Cardinal Tolomeo Gallio, it was transformed into a luxury hotel in 1873, becoming a favorite destination for the European aristocracy. Today Villa d’Este is a magical place celebrated all over the world. The exceptional service, attention to detail, warmth of the staff and unmistakable style make Villa d’Este an internationally recognized icon of the hotel industry and a beloved destination by its guests.
As one of the finest 5 star hotels in Italy, the 152 rooms, divided between the Cardinal Building and the Queen’s Pavilion, are all uniquely furnished with antiques in the Renaissance style and equipped with every modern comfort. After a swim in the floating private pool, guests of the villa can also take a walk in the 100,000 m² (25 acres) park, which has the characteristics of an English-style garden.