We wandered the site with busloads of other tourists, yet strangely the place did not seem crowded. I’m not sure if it was the sheer size of the place, or whether the masses congregated in one area and didn’t venture far from the main church, but I didn’t feel overwhelmed by tourists in the monastery.
After a much-anticipated wait, Mandarin Oriental reopens at Lake Como on April 2022. The luxurious hotel is better than ever, with beautiful lake views and stunning surroundings.
Guests can enjoy the best of Italian hospitality and cuisine while relaxing in one of the most gorgeous locations in the world. So whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a place to indulge in some rest and relaxation, Mandarin Oriental Lao di Como is a perfect choice.
Its luxurious accommodations have been beautifully enhanced to provide an unforgettable experience. In addition, the public areas of the hotel also received a facelift with new design features that will make your stay even more comfortable.
With views of the snow-covered Rhetorician Alps, the luxury hotel is perfect for those who want to make the most of Lake Como’s beautiful scenery. One hour by car from Milan or Zurich and you’ll find yourself in Violable – home to the luxurious Mandarin Oriental, just five minutes by car from the center of Como town. With its winding streets and picturesque architecture, the village of Violable has a certain charm that cannot be found anywhere else.