Unforgettable Italian Holidays at Hilton Lake Como
August 2021…// Hilton Lake Como has introduced new summer activities for families to enjoy on and off the lake. Whether guests are looking for adventures on Italy’s iconic Lake Como, exploring local villages by boat or bike, staying active as a family or even leisurely cruising around the stunning location by Vespa, Hilton Lake Como is fully equipped to cater to families’ every need.
Located a few minutes away from the city centre and shopping area, Hilton Lake Como is ideally situated nearby local attractions whilst still offering jaw-dropping views of Lake Como, in an oasis of calm. Families will be spoiled for choice when it comes to local activities.
Hiking, windsurfing, kite surfing, sailing, and motorised water sports are all available to enjoy on the lake, whilst tennis and golf can be arranged for guests at tennis courts and golf courses nearby. The team at Hilton Lake Como are delighted now to be offering their guests the following new activities and excursions during their summer getaway in Lake Como:
Explore Lake Como by Boat, Bike or Vespa
Guests can spend the morning or afternoon at leisure enjoying a two-hour private boat tour on Italy’s famous lake to the scenic Comacina Island. Boasting remarkable panoramic views, lush Mediterranean vegetation, lovely walks, and the picture-perfect picnic spot, Comacina Island is a great day trip for travellers of all ages to explore and enjoy the local area. The two-hour tour on the water includes a private boat excursion with a knowledgeable local guide to tell guests more about the many sights and interesting history of the island.
Families can now stay fit and cruise around the scenic area with Hilton Lake Como’s new picnic bike tour, which includes a 3-hour guided city tour on hotel bikes. Teenagers will be impressed by seeing Hollywood blockbuster hot spots such as Villa Balbianello, where Star Wars and James Bond’s Casino Royale were filmed. Cycling is the ideal way to appreciate the many historical villages alongside Lake Como whilst taking in the stunning natural beauty of the lake. The bike tour also includes a picnic lunch, so guests can refuel with a tasty meal on the go at their chosen picnic spot, which can be personalised to guests’ preferences. Picnic lunches can consist of seasonal local dishes and freshly baked breads accompanied smoothies, fresh juice and fine Italian wines. The skilled chefs at Hilton Lake Como are on hand to please even the fussiest of eaters!
Whether guests are serious cyclists or want to enjoy a gentle yet glorious ride, Hilton Lake Como can offer hotel bikes, e-bikes and Vespas upon request.
Scenic hikes for all ages
Hilton Lake Como encourages family guests to experience the area on foot and to hike along the 10km long Lake Como Greenway, which is a leisurely walk suitable for all ages. The pedestrian-friendly path goes through ancient villages such as Colonno, Sala Comacina, Ossuccio, Lenno, Mezzegra, Temezzo and Griante. Families can see the sites as they hike alongside stunning villas and gardens, Romanesque and Baroque churches and of course, the stunning scenery of Lake Como.
Guests travelling with a four-legged family member are also welcome. The team at Hilton Lake Como greet their VIP’s (very important pets!) with dog baskets, biscuits and bowls upon check-in so the family pooch can also experience a taste of la dolce vita during their visit to Lake Como!
Formerly a silk factory, Hilton Lake Como is now a new generational hotel with 170 spacious rooms to choose from, including Family Deluxe King Rooms, which sleep up to 4 and perfectly cater to family travellers. Children’s bath amenities, a colouring book, sweet treats, and a special Lake Como passport for kids to discover the destination are all available for younger guests.
Nightly rates at Hilton Lake Como begin at 180 Euro per night based on double occupancy with breakfast included.