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Elizabeth House Varenna
Contrada G.B Pirelli 12, Varenna
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0.07 mi from city center
Elizabeth House Varenna
Sunset Flat Varenna Pino
13 Str. dei Boschi, Varenna, Lombardy
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1.4 mi from city center
Sunset Flat Varenna Pino
Vacation Apartment With Panoramic Views of Lake Como
The price is $157 per night
1.17 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Appartamento carino e funzionale, consigliatissimo!

"L'appartamento di Jan a Fiumelatte è grazioso e gode di una vista splendida sul lago. Vicinissimo a Varenna, ottimo come base per gite sul lago. L'ospite è molto disponibile e gentile, ci siamo trovati benissimo su tutti i fronti."…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Vacation Apartment With Panoramic Views of Lake Como

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La Casa del Tiglio
Via Venini 71, Varenna, Lecco
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0.27 mi from city center
La Casa del Tiglio
Casa San Giorgio
piazza san giorgio, 3 , Varenna, LC
The price is $169 per night
0.01 mi from city center
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 Nov 3, 2019

Casa San Giorgio
Hotel Royal Victoria
4 out of 5
Piazza San Giorgio 2, Varenna, LC
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The price is $316 per night
0.02 mi from city center
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 Mar 9, 2020

Hotel Royal Victoria
Hotel Olivedo
3 out of 5
Piazza Martiri,14, Varenna, LC
The price is $134 per night
0.24 mi from city center
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 Mar 13, 2020

Hotel Olivedo
Villa Monti
via roma 9/11, Varenna
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0.23 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Villa Monti
The Apple House
Via Pino 56, Varenna
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1.39 mi from city center
The Apple House
Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments
3 out of 5
VIA XX SETTEMBRE, Varenna, Lecco
The price is $113 per night
0.09 mi from city center
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 Nov 2, 2019

Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments
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Visiting Varenna

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

  • There are 45 hotels and other accommodations in Varenna
  • The closest major airport is in Lugano (LUG-Agno), 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Bergamo (BGY-Orio Al Serio), 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Varenna

Cultural venues in the city include Civic Museum of Ornithology and Natural Sciences, Villa Monastero, and Castello di Vezio. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the lakeside and Grigna Settentrionale Regional Park. Additionally, you might want to add San Giovanni Battista Church to your agenda.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 45 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Varenna. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Hotel Royal Victoria - This 4-star hotel features 2 restaurants, free breakfast, and an outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and comfortable rooms.
  • Casa Stacy - Our customers like the proximity to shopping and comfortable beds at this apartment. Amenities at this apartment include free breakfast and free WiFi.
  • Villa Torretta - Amenities at this guesthouse include a restaurant and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

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

Getting Around Varenna

With so many transportation 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 57°F and the nighttime average to be 33°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 76°F during the day and 44°F at night
  • July through September averages 80°F during the day and 54°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 65°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • Varenna gets about 1.02 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 78°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 35°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Varenna?
Hotel Royal Victoria is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Other top choices based on reviews include Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments and Hotel Olivedo.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Varenna, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the top deals on offer in Varenna.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Varenna?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Varenna, go to
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Varenna?
Based on reviews, Hotel Montecodeno is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free continental breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best place to stay for families in Varenna?
Hotel Montecodeno is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free continental breakfast. Other good choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Hotel Olivedo and Hotel Royal Victoria. Attractions in the area like Como-Brunate Funicular and Menaggio Beach are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Varenna?
Hotel Olivedo is a favorite 3-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and an alfresco restaurant.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Varenna?
Hotel Montecodeno is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best place to stay near Villa Monastero?
Adjacent to Villa Monastero, Hotel Villa Cipressi is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options close by include Hotel Royal Victoria and Il Portichetto.
What about the best place to stay near San Giovanni Battista Church?
One of the top choices for your stay is Hotel Villa Cipressi, located next to San Giovanni Battista Church, and this 4-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Hotel Royal Victoria and Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments are a couple of other good and close options.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Varenna?
Hotel Royal Victoria is a top 3-star beach hotel with free breakfast and free WiFi. Hotel Royal Victoria is another good option to stay near the beach. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Royal Victoria or Menaggio Beach.
What's the best luxury 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 travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some accommodations 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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