'Hope is the pillar that holds up the world. Hope is the dream of a waking man.' -Â Pliny the Elder
Those were the famous words of the Roman philosopher, naturalist, and author from the city of beautiful lake, lively streets, and long history â€“ Como. It is a wonderful and special city with popular tourist destinations like well-known churches, museums, theatres, gardens and parks, and palaces. This medieval town is also the capital of the 'Province of Como'. Since the place is located only a few miles away from Milan, numerous tourists travelling to Italy and Switzerland for a vacation, visit Como to relax in its hillside peaceful atmosphere. To get a really special feel and touch of the city's views and friendly locals, choose your stay in the below mentioned luxury and cheap hotels. Whichever property you will select for your stay in the city, all the Como hotels will certainly leave you with an unforgettable hospitality and experience.
Economical Stays in Como
Set on the sea shores of the Lake Como, Hotel Britannia Excelsior is the perfect choice of cheap hotels in Como for those looking for spacious guest rooms that are tastefully decorated with the 19th century antique furniture and luxury fabrics. Posta Hotel Como is an excellent option for travelers who love elegance, without any frills. This contemporary hotel is sheltered in a building created by a renowned architect, Giuseppe Terragni. Positioned within few minutes walking distance from the Como Cathedral and Tempio Voltiano museum, it features smoked Oakwood floors, custom-made furniture, and balconies overlooking the city. Hotel Olivedo, Hotel Du Lac, and Hotel Borgo Antico are also located in the heart of the city and are counted amongst some of the best Como hotels to make your visit to the city a joyous and delightful experience.Â
Luxury Hotels in Como
If you have a more exclusive taste in hotels, CastaDiva Resort & Spa situated along the romantic Italian lake is an ideal location for you. Surrounded by lush greenery, the property is voted amongst the 30 best hotels across the entire Europe by Conde Nast Readers' Choice Award 2015. Each room is completely soundproof and is individually decorated with the contemporary furniture to create a bright atmosphere for its guests. Other luxury hotels in Como, offering a truly sensory experience include Grand Hotel Villa Serbelloni Bellagio and The Palace Hotel Como. Located in the central part of the city, both the properties are ideal starting points for taking a city tour while basking in the glory of modern and antique architectural splendours. Sited close to the Italy's fashion city, Milan, these hotels offer a dreamy environment to tourists visiting the city for both pleasure and business trips.Â
What About Boutique and Independent Hotels in the City?
Discover the city with this newly renovated hotel, situated in the Brunate town of Italy - just a few meters away from Como. Its picturesque location blends beautifully with the panoramic atmosphere of the territory, offering visitors to every day gaze sunset from different horizons. MeliÃ¡ Campione, Albergo Milano Hotel & Apartments, and Bellavista Boutique Hotel are other excellent picks for small boutique and independent hotels in the city.