Barchetta Excelsior Hotel - Como

Piazza Cavour 1, Como, Italy, 22100  show map
 4 stars
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Barchetta Excelsior Hotel - Como

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 16 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Dining room

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The 4-star Barchetta Excelsior Hotel is set just 22.6 km from Villa Carlotta. The hotel was opened in 1893, offering accommodation in a 6-story building designed in the Italian style.

This spectacular venue is situated 50 meters away from Piazza Cavour, Volta Temple and History Museum . Barchetta Excelsior Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Como.

A museum, an art gallery and a basilica are set within walking distance.

Como San Giovanni train station is 10 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. The hotel lies 35 km away from Malpensa airport.

Rooms

Barchetta Excelsior Hotel features rooms with a modern-style interior that come with a private balcony, individual climate control, a personal computer, an in-room safe and wireless internet for a pleasant stay in Como. The rooms look on to the lake. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, a bathtub and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

A day at Barchetta Excelsior Hotel begins with a hearty breakfast. The on-site informal restaurant tempts guests with international dishes. Guests can quench their thirst at Far End Of The bar with a favorite drink. Serving a wide range of dishes, Gelateria Lariana and Fresco Cocktail Shop can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

The hotel offers boat and car rental services on site.

Relax

Barchetta Excelsior Hotel also has babysitting, cribs and a play area for guests travelling with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 16 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   84.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view
  • Lake view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dining room
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Barchetta Excelsior Hotel - Como Como location
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Hotel Address:

Piazza Cavour 1, Como, Italy, 22100

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City Center
  • Como
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Como Lago Train Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Sesto 1° Maggio F.S.
    20.3 mi
  • Rho-Fiera T.A.V
    20.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Gelateria Lariana
    800 ft
  • Restaurant Barbarossa (cuisine: Italian)
    1500 ft
Parks
  • Cioccolandia di oriana De Marco
    1000 ft
Beaches
  • Lido Villa Olmo
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

Club Double Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Barchetta Excelsior photos Room
Standard Double Room
City view
  • Room size:

    205 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 3 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Lake View Twin - With Breakfast

Classic Triple Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Classic Triple - Breakfast included

Superior Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Deluxe Double Room
Landscape view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Deluxe Villa
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Barchetta Excelsior Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Chiasso Station2.7 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center1000 ft

Places of interest

  • Ferry Terminal400 ft

Train stations

  • Como Lago Train Station700 ft
  • Como Lago Train Station700 ft
  • Como San Giovanni Train Station2300 ft
  • Como Borhi Train Station3700 ft
  • Como Camerlata Train Station1.9 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Bus Station Como1000 ft
  • Cable Car Como-Brunate1700 ft
  • Villa Olmo4600 ft

Local attractions

  • Lido Villa Olmo1.2 mi
    Via per Cernobbio 2, Como
  • Basilica of San Carpoforo1.4 mi
    Via San Carpoforo, Como
  • Old England Pub2.1 mi
    Via Regina 85, Cernobbio
  • Faro voltiano1.4 mi
    Via Scalini, Brunate
  • Villa Erba, Cernobbio, Italy1.9 mi
    Largo Lucchino Visconti 4, Cernobbio

Near the hotel

  • Teatro Sociale900 ft
    Via Bellini, 3, Como
  • Basilica of San Fedele1400 ft
    Via Vittorio Emanuele II 94, Como
  • Volta Temple 1800 ft
    Villa Olmo, Via Marconi, Como
  • Civico Museo Archeologico Paolo Giovio2000 ft
    Piazza Medaglie d'Oro Comasche, Como
  • Cioccolandia di oriana De Marco1000 ft
    Via Rusconi 12, Como
  • Libreria Ubik1400 ft
    Piazza San Fedele 32, Como
  • History Museum 1900 ft
    Piazza Medaglie d'Oro Comasche, Como

Restaurants nearby

  • Gelateria Lariana800 ft

    Address: Lungo Lario Trento, 5

    81% likes this, based on 101 reviews

  • Natta Cafe1600 ft

    Address: Via Natta 16
    Phone: 031269123

    74% likes this, based on 87 reviews
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 35

  • Da Buffa1900 ft

    Address: Piazzale Funicolare

    73% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Restaurant Barbarossa1500 ft

    Address: Via Odescalchi 10/12
    Phone: +39 031 2753421

    71% likes this, based on 146 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 18 - USD 35

  • Fresco Cocktail Shop1700 ft

    Address: Viale Lecco, 23
    Phone: +39 393 731 5649

    85% likes this, based on 109 reviews
    Cuisine: Eclectic

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Italy

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Barchetta Excelsior Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Barchetta Excelsior

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 324 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    I did like the location. It was located in a appropriate distance from where I did the purpose of my stay.

    In my opinion the hotel needs maintenance, and will benefit of a total renovation, in order to comply being a 4 star hotel. To me it is more or less a standard 3 star hotel. The 4th star is most likely caused by the location. Having said that, I do not mind using the hotel again due to above mentioned rating.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Perfict location on Lake Como, rooms are clean

    I have arrived to the hotel with my children at around 10:30 am after long international flights but hotel staff refused to allow us for check in before 02:00 pm, we had hard time waiting till this time.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    the location is perfect

    every thing was fine but I think the price of the hotel is to high

  • Couple
    7.4

    The view of Lake Como was superb and the reception and bar staff were very helpful

    The walls were very thin and so we were woken up very early by the people in the next room talking. Some of the decor was a little tired, but passable.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Location The hotel was kept very clean & tidy.

    The hot breakfast items [scrambled egg/bacon etc.] were not kept hot - on some occassions they were almost cold. No "casual" bar where snacks as opposed to restaurant meals could be taken.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    very warm and polite welcome at reception.big room and bathroom.we chose to stay in a room with back view ;the Duomo,which protected us from any outside noise from the center of the city.the staff was well organized.we noticed a lamp in the bathroom was out and there was a knock on the door from a man who came to replace it,which meant that the housekeeper had already informed the responsible persons.

    no complaints at all.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Pleasant room well soundproof, with a good view of the lake. Friendly staff, good breakfast

  • Couple
    7.8

    The hotel is in the perfect location. Everything is very close by and the view is amazing. We upgraded to a lakeview room and it is well worth it.

    I found it quite expensive. The hotel is in an extremely noisey location due to the road in front of it and the walls are extremely thin. Ear plugs are a necessity here. I was not impressed by the e15 per night charge for car parking.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    good location-balcony room spacious

    no local information-no leaflets available to what was on in the local area-no cheap snacks available

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Excellent location, so near shops and restaurants. All the staff were very friendly and helpful the barman even suggested a very nice restaurant for us to visit.And the reception staff were more then helpful,

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Superb view of the lake from a lake view room on the fifth floor with a balcony. (Definitely worth upgrading.) The staff were very efficient and friendly and the overall service was excellent. We had travelled to Italy by train and the station at Como was only a ten minute walk away from the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Excellent location. Very clean. Comfortable bathroom with good shower. Relatively spacious room.

    Very noisy location, as all city buses make a turn right in front of the hotel and then stop, with a noisy engine running, as of 7 A.M. One can also hear noises from the corridor as there is no double door in the room. The staff could be a bit more friendly. No wi fi in the room and old tv set. No parking. No charm, just efficient and sparkling.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We liked the convenienve to the town and lake

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Location, location, location! Lake Como is one of the most beautiful spots in the world and this hotel is in the prime location to take advantage of all that Como has to offer

    Extra charges for internet -- penny ante stuff in this day and age

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Convenient to lake and ferry and funicular and old city centre. Good breakfast

    Suggest using Como Nord lago train station as it is within easy walking.

How to reach hotel

hotel Barchetta Excelsior Hotel - Como Como location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Piazza Cavour 1, Como, Italy, 22100

Get directions
City Center
  • Como
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Como Lago Train Station
    1000 ft
Underground stations
  • Sesto 1° Maggio F.S.
    20.3 mi
  • Rho-Fiera T.A.V
    20.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Gelateria Lariana
    800 ft
  • Restaurant Barbarossa (cuisine: Italian)
    1500 ft
Parks
  • Cioccolandia di oriana De Marco
    1000 ft
Beaches
  • Lido Villa Olmo
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedComoBarchetta Excelsior

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Italy

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