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Hotel La Fontana

Star Rating
3 out of 5



4.3 / 5Very Good
171 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free parking
  • Pet Friendly


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Borromeo Palace and Garden
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Borromeo Plaza
    7 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Sky Bar
    8 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Lido Blue
    9 min walk
  • Airport
    Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.)
    45 min drive

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    About this area


    Located in Stresa, Hotel La Fontana is in the city centre and on the waterfront. Villa Taranto Botanical Garden is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Maggiore and Lake Orta. Travelling with kids? Consider Isola Bella Botanical Garden and Isola Madre Botanical Garden.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Isola Bella - 6 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Borromeo Palace and Garden - 7 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Borromeo Plaza - 7 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Stresa-Alpino-Mottarone Cable Car - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Villa Ducale - 12 min walk

    Getting around

    • Stresa Station - 10 min walk
    • Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) - 51 min drive


    • Sky Bar — 8 min walk
    • Lido Blue — 9 min walk
    • Lo Stornello — 13 min walk
    • El Gato Negro — 14 min walk
    • Caffè Savoy — 15 min walk

    About this property

    Hotel La Fontana

    A bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a business centre are available at this hotel. Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry facilities are on-site. All 18 rooms feature modern comforts such as flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi. Minibars, down duvets and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.



    Check-in between 3 PM - 10 PM
    Early check-in subject to availability
    Late check-in subject to availability
    Express check-in
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Special check-in instructions

    The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 11:00 PM.
    If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
    24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. 24-hour train station shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


    Check-out before 11 AM
    Express check-out

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


    • Pets stay for free
    • Dogs only
    • 1 per room
    • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
    • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

    Payment types at the property

    American Express
    JCB International

    Important information


    You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

    • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.50 per person, per night, up to 5 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.
    • Tourism fee: EUR 1.50 per person, per night

    We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

    • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 100 per vehicle
    • Late check-in fee: EUR 20 for check-in between 10:00 PM and 11:30 PM

    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
      Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds. Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a first aid kit.

    We should mention

    All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99 due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

    Property is also known as

    • Hotel Fontana Stresa
    • Fontana Stresa

    Property amenities


    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    • Free self parking
    • Free extended parking
    • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Airport shuttle on request
    • 24-hour train station pick-up shuttle (surcharge)
    • Train station shuttle on request
    • Limo/town car service
    • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)
    • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

    Food and drink

    • Free buffet breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
    • 1 coffee shop/cafe
    • 1 bar

    Things to do

    • 18 holes of golf
    • Archery
    • Bike hire
    • Canoeing
    • Horse riding/hire
    • Motor-boating
    • Playground
    • Ropes course

    Family friendly

    • Art supplies
    • Children's books
    • Children's tableware
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • High chair
    • Laundry facilities
    • Playground


    • Lift
    • Water dispenser

    Guest services

    • Concierge services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Front desk (limited hours)
    • Golf caddy
    • Hair salon
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff
    • Tour/ticket assistance

    Languages spoken

    • English
    • French
    • Italian
    • Spanish

    Business services

    • Business centre
    • Computer station


    • Garden
    • Terrace


    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Roll-in shower


    • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
    • Fireplace in reception
    • TV in reception

    Room amenities


    • Down comforter
    • Heating
    • Linens


    • bathtub or shower
    • Bidet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Shampoo
    • Soap
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels


    • 22-inch flat-screen TV
    • satellite channels

    Food and drink

    • Champagne service
    • Minibar


    • Desk
    • Electrical adapters/chargers
    • Guidebooks/recommendations
    • Laptop-friendly workspace
    • Local maps
    • Phone
    • Safe
    • Window screens

    Nearby things to do


    • Adjacent to a golf course
    • Boat tours
    • Cave exploring
    • Downhill skiing
    • Golf lessons
    • Hiking/biking trails
    • Kayaking
    • Mountain biking
    • Outdoor pool access
    • Rock climbing
    • Sailing
    • Scooter/moped hire
    • Ski area
    • Skiing
    • Skydiving
    • Snowboarding
    • Theme parks
    • Waterskiing
    • Ziplining

    Very Good

    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Wonderful and clean hotel...cute room with balcony and lake view. Very convenient to all attractions. Bathroom was quite small and shower was tricky with step inside tiny tub/bath . Only hanging was an over the door hanger. Great breakfast and Elena was so very friendly and helpful. Enjoyed our stay.

    Stayed 3 nights in Sep. 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

    Clean but small room, pricey . Shower difficult to use and did not drain well. Breakfast adequate, nothing special.

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep. 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Nice gardens, beautiful reception and breakfast area. Close walking distance to town

    Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Very impressed with the service provided by the owners. Nothing was too much trouble. Lovely room with view of the Lake. Enjoyed the buffet breakfast. All in all we had a wonderful stay at this hotel and would certainly like to return

    Stayed 8 nights in Sep. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Jul. 2019

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