Hotel Britannia Excelsior

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Via Regina 41 - Cadenabbia, Griante, 22011, Italy

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Hotel Britannia Excelsior in Griante, you'll be on a lake, within a 15-minute drive of Villa del Balbianello and Villa Carlotta. This hotel is 10 mi (16.1 km) from Lake Lugano and 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from Swiss Alps.


Make yourself at home in one of the 192 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).


Satisfy your appetite at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and a library. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Villa Carlotta - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Bellagio Port - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
San Giacomo Basilica - 3 km / 1.8 mi
Villa Serbelloni - 3 km / 1.9 mi
La Punta Spartivento - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Menaggio Beach - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Villa Melzi - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Villa Melzi Gardens - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi
Villa del Balbianello - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Civic Museum of Ornithology and Natural Sciences - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
San Giovanni Battista Church - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Villa Monastero - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
San Martino Church - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Valsassina - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi
Castello di Vezio - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 36.8 km / 22.9 mi
Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) - 80.7 km / 50.1 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Britannia Excelsior is Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. Use of pool umbrellas and sunbeds is available for a surcharge. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve an onsite parking. Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • 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 information in the booking confirmation.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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

  • Breakfast fee: EUR 5 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 10.0 per night

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

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. This tax is adjusted seasonally and might not apply year round. Other exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Number of floors - 5
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Number of restaurants - 2
  • -Total number of rooms - 192
  • -Year Built - 1830
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace