The Best Hotels in Desenzano del Garda

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in Desenzano del Garda. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Hotel Piccola Vela

Rated 9.0 in 1046 reviews

Hotel Piccola Vela is a short walk from the historic centre of Desenzano del Garda. It offers friendly staff, clean… See more

Hotel Piccola Vela is a short walk from the historic centre of Desenzano del Garda. It offers friendly staff, clean rooms and free breakfast, as well as free WiFi throughout. Lake Garda golf courses are nearby.

With an outdoor pool and a heated pool, Hotel Piccola Vela features a sun terrace with a hot tub and free private parking. Guests also enjoy bike rental service, and an equipped bike storage area.

A shared garden is also available at the Hotel Piccola Vela. Local specialities are served in the on-site restaurant.

Rooms at Hotel Piccola Vela are comfortable with air conditioning, satellite TV and slippers. Some units comes with lake views.

Rooms from $151

Park Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 1362 reviews

In the centre of Desenzano and a 5-minute walk from the harbour, Park Hotel features a rooftop pool with hot tub and a… See more

In the centre of Desenzano and a 5-minute walk from the harbour, Park Hotel features a rooftop pool with hot tub and a sun terrace. Set on the Garda Lake promenade, it features free WiFi.

Air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Park come with elegant wooden furniture and satellite channels. Some include balconies with beautiful views of the lake, just a few metres away.

Breakfast is provided daily, served on the veranda or in the garden with lake views. Guests will enjoy a local and Mediterranean cuisine at the on-site restaurant. The Park Hotel also features meeting rooms with high-speed internet connection.

Picturesque Sirmione, famous for its hot springs, is 9 km away. Peschiera del Garda and the Gardaland theme park are reachable by car in 20 minutes.

Rooms from $125

Villa Rosa Hotel Desenzano

Rated 9.0 in 1619 reviews

Hotel Villa Rosa is right on Desenzano del Garda's lakefront, near a small beach area and a 10-minute walk from the town… See more

Hotel Villa Rosa is right on Desenzano del Garda's lakefront, near a small beach area and a 10-minute walk from the town centre. It offers a restaurant, an outdoor pool and hot tub.

Villa Rosa Hotel mixes classic architecture with modern interior design. All rooms have their own balcony and feature free Wi-Fi access and a 55" Smart TV.

The Villa Rosa Desenzano provides pool towels as well as sun loungers by the pool. You will also find a 24-hour gym and a free outdoor car park and parking garage, which is available at an additional cost.

The new Rose & Sapori Restaurant serves local and Mediterranean cuisine, as well as gluten-free dishes. In summer, guests enjoy light afternoon meals at the snack area. Both the breakfast buffet and dinner can be enjoyed on the lake-view terrace.

Rooms from $167

Viola Relais

Rated 9.6 in 236 reviews

Located in Desenzano del Garda, 1.1 km from Spiaggia Desenzanino, Viola Relais provides accommodation with a seasonal… See more

Located in Desenzano del Garda, 1.1 km from Spiaggia Desenzanino, Viola Relais provides accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a tour desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property is non-smoking and is set 1.9 km from Spiaggetta di Via Lario.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a fridge, a microwave, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a terrace and a private bathroom with a bidet. Viola Relais offers certain rooms with city views, and each room comes with a balcony. At the accommodation each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available daily, and includes buffet, continental and Italian options.

Guests at Viola Relais will be able to enjoy activities in and around Desenzano del Garda, like cycling.

Desenzano Castle is 700 metres from the hotel, while Terme Sirmione - Virgilio is 7.1 km away.

Rooms from $138

Hotel Acquaviva Del Garda

Rated 8.5 in 4355 reviews

Hotel Acquaviva Del Garda offers a free 800-m² spa, an outdoor pool. It is along the south-western shore of Lake Garda… See more

Hotel Acquaviva Del Garda offers a free 800-m² spa, an outdoor pool. It is along the south-western shore of Lake Garda, just 3 km from Desenzano del Garda centre.

Set in a well-kept garden, the Acquaviva del Garda has panoramic views of the lake, of Sirmione and the Scaligero Castle. Rooms and suites have modern décor, design furniture and a balcony.

Wellness facilities include an indoor pool, hot tub and sauna. You will also find a Turkish bath, relaxation room and a gym. The wellness services are accessible free of charge (from 15 September to 26 May the access is for 2 hours every day by reservation and availability).

Made of 3 halls, the large restaurant offer international dishes with regional specialities. The Terrazza area of the restaurant offers beautiful lake views. Light and special meals are also available.

Rooms from $115

Palace Hotel

Rated 8.6 in 2140 reviews

Palace Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with LCD TV and free Sky channels. It features 2 swimming pools, one free of… See more

Palace Hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with LCD TV and free Sky channels. It features 2 swimming pools, one free of charge in the garden which is open seasonally and the second one located on the rooftop with saltwater and lake view (Open all year round), available upon request at an additional surcharge. Free public parking is available nearby.

The hotel’s wellness services is available upon request at an additional cost and includes a Turkish bath, Finnish sauna infrared sauna, salt room and relaxation areas. A variety of beauty treatments and massages are available as well.

With free Wi-Fi, the spacious and airy rooms have classic décor and light furniture. They include a balcony or terrace, minibar and bathroom with hairdryer. Some offer lake views.

Hotel Palace is 10 minutes’ drive from the A4 Motorway and 4 km far from the train station.

Rooms from $212

Hotel Mayer & Splendid - Wellness e Spa

Rated 8.2 in 1039 reviews

Located right on the shore of Lake Garda, Hotel Mayer & Splendid - Wellness e Spa offers free Wi-Fi in central Desenzano… See more

Located right on the shore of Lake Garda, Hotel Mayer & Splendid - Wellness e Spa offers free Wi-Fi in central Desenzano del Garda. The city’s train station is a 15-minute walk away.

Rooms are all air conditioned and feature satellite TV and minibar. Some also come with a balcony overlooking Lake Garda.

The Mayer & Splendid is 200 metres from a bus stop that links with Sirmione and Peschiera. The pier for boats to other lakeside towns is located opposite.

Rooms from $131

Hotel Aquila D'Oro Desenzano

Rated 8.6 in 624 reviews

Between Sirmione and Desenzano del Garda, Aquila D’Oro is a 4-star hotel offering splendid views of Lake Garda and the… See more

Between Sirmione and Desenzano del Garda, Aquila D’Oro is a 4-star hotel offering splendid views of Lake Garda and the surrounding mountains. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout, a garden with swimming pool and free car park.

An elegant setting with superb views, Hotel Aquila D’Oro offers rooms with free internet access, air conditioning and an LCD TV. Some feature a balcony overlooking the lake.

Hotel Aquila D'Oro Desenzano Hotel has a lounge bar with a panoramic view of the lake, perfect for romantic breakfast and aperitif. The hotel also has a dedicated area for small business meetings.

The hotel is 4 km from the motorway exits for Sirmione and is ideal for exploring Lake Garda. The hotel is within a 25 km radius of Verona Montichiari and Verona Villafranca airports.

Rooms from $132

Lido International

Rated 8.3 in 1195 reviews

Lido International is the only hotel in Desenzano del Garda set directly on the lake shore. It offers an outdoor pool… See more

Lido International is the only hotel in Desenzano del Garda set directly on the lake shore. It offers an outdoor pool, sun terrace, and small beach. The town centre is a 10-minute walk away.

All rooms with parquet flooring include satellite TV and a minibar. Some rooms offer a balcony and views over Lake Garda. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

A varied breakfast buffet is served daily, and includes eggs, bacon and sweet pastries.

The Lido is a 15-minute walk from Desenzano del Garda Train Station. Boats to Riva del Garda leave from the pier, 600 metres away. On-site parking can be booked (based on availability).

Rooms from $131

Hotel Nazionale

Rated 8.9 in 920 reviews

Offering an outdoor, seasonal pool, Hotel Nazionale has is situated close to Lake Garda and Desanzano town centre and… See more

Offering an outdoor, seasonal pool, Hotel Nazionale has is situated close to Lake Garda and Desanzano town centre and station.

A 5 minute walk away the lakeshore, the Nazionale offers stylish, well-maintained rooms and common areas and lovely views. Relax in the large outdoor swimming pool or enjoy a few cocktails at the sophisticated lounge bar.

The hotel is equipped with Carrera bikes, and offers a secure bike deposit under CCTV surveillance. A maintenance room for bicycles with cleaning materials, a workbench, and tools is also available.

The Nazionale can also arrange for you to play golf at some of the best clubs in the area, and arrange wine-tasting excursions to nearby Brescia and Verona.An international go-kart track is just 2 kilometres away, tennis courts are even closer.

The Nazionale offers extensive business facilities including meeting rooms, business catering services and high-speed internet access, and everyone will appreciate the free on-site parking.

Rooms from $124

Hotel Palazzo del Garda & Spa

Rated 8.6 in 775 reviews

Located just 150 metres from the shores of Lake Garda, Hotel Palazzo del Garda has a free outdoor pool set in a… See more

Located just 150 metres from the shores of Lake Garda, Hotel Palazzo del Garda has a free outdoor pool set in a plant-lined garden. WiFi is free.

Rooms at the 4-star Palazzo del Garda come with modern-style furnishings and a satellite flat-screen TV. Some rooms feature exposed-beam ceilings,and some offer a balcony with lake views.

Guests can enjoy international breakfast daily, including fresh fruit and organic produce, served in the breakfast room.

The property also features a wellness centre, which includes a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath and sensory shower.

Peschiera del Garda is a 20-minute drive from Hotel Palazzo del Garda, while Verona is a 30-minute drive away. The property is easy to reach from the A4 Milano-Venezia Motorway.

Rooms from $116

Hotel Villa Maria

Rated 8.0 in 497 reviews

Villa Maria is only 5 minutes’ walk from Lake Garda. It features an outdoor swimming pool and air-conditioned rooms with… See more

Villa Maria is only 5 minutes’ walk from Lake Garda. It features an outdoor swimming pool and air-conditioned rooms with satellite LCD TV.

Rooms have classic décor. They include a minibar and a bathroom with hairdryer. Some also have a balcony or offer lake views.

Guests enjoy free access to the hotel’s tennis court, and can relax in the peaceful garden. There is a 24-hour reception, where friendly staff can provide tourist information.

Free WiFi is available in the public areas.

Offering free parking, Hotel Villa Maria is 2 km from the centre of Desenzano del Garda. There are many restaurants in the surrounding area. Arzaga Golf Club is 12 km away.

Rooms from $116

Hotel Desenzano

Rated 8.4 in 725 reviews

This modern, 4-star hotel is located 750 metres from the centre of Desenzano del Garda and a 2-minute walk from the… See more

This modern, 4-star hotel is located 750 metres from the centre of Desenzano del Garda and a 2-minute walk from the town's train station. All air-conditioned rooms include free Wi-Fi and a balcony.

Rooms at Hotel Desenzano have modern or classic furnishings and parquet floors. Each includes a flat-screen TV, a minibar and a private bathroom with hairdryer.

Breakfast is a varied buffet with freshly baked bread and pastries, as well as cereals, fruit juice and hot drinks. The ultra-modern bar is open throughout the day.

Featuring a small outdoor swimming pool, the Desenzano also provides a furnished sun terrace in the summer. The lake shore is a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms from $163