Want to imagine yourself an Italian aristocrat or a classic movie star for a moment? This is exactly the ambiance that pervades the Grand Hotel Majestic. The elegant belle-époque building has been showing off on the shores of the famous Lago Maggiore for 150 years and has welcomed the most exclusive guests all along. Along with this nostalgic beauty, the hotel also offers modern comforts and original Italian cuisine with regional touches. La Dolce Vita!
Newlyweds receive a bottle of Prosecco in their room upon showing a marriage certificate.
The hotel is open from early April to mid-October.
Check-in is possible from 3 pm. Check-out is before 12 noon.
From 292 euros.
Built in 1870, this belle époque hotel was the favourite residence of crowned heads, artists and musicians around 1930. In 2015, the Grimaldi family stayed here for the wedding of Pierre Casiraghi, son of Princess Caroline of Monaco, to Béatrice Borromeo.
The rooms are comfortable and are carpeted, except for two with parquet floors. In the bathroom you will find bathrobes.
The 'junior suite deluxe' has a balcony or a terrace, a dressing room and a view of the side of the lake. If the size of the room is of less importance to you, a deluxe room with a view of the lake is also a pleasant choice.
The hotel does not have an outdoor pool. However, there is a heated indoor pool with access to the lawn. Free loungers are available. There is a private beach on the lake.
There is a free fitness. For an additional fee you can have access to the small Wellness Centre with sauna, massages and treatments. For a supplement, you can also do water sports like kayaking and sailing on the lake. From Pallanza you can go to Isola Madre, Isola Pescatori and Isola Bella by boat.
We advise you to dress in a casual way.
There is a breakfast buffet. You can get snacks at lunchtime. The restaurant offers Italian cuisine with regional accents. Half-board (possibility of lunch or dinner) consists of a three-course menu with about two choices each time. An à la carte menu is also an option.
The hotel has a beautiful location, close to the lake and with a view of the mountains and the Borromean islands. It is 500 metres from Pallanza. Stresa is at 15 km. Locarno in Switzerland is about 30 km away.
Milan Malpensa airport is 62 kilometres away and Milan Linate is 119 kilometres away.
There is a transfer available between Malpensa airport and the hotel, which costs around 165 euros per journey. You can pay this amount on site.
You can park your car in the car park for around 15 euros per day. A garage can also be rented for an additional charge of around 30 euros per day. The hotel is 860 kilometres from Brussels.
Elegant 'Grand Hôtel' in a nostalgic atmosphere and with a fantastic location on the shores of the famous Lake Maggiore.