The Albergo Italia is an old Villa situated in the historic centre of a typical north Italian town, Ornavasso (vb), a few steps from every major service.
The building, known in the 19th century as Villa Bianchetti, has recently been renewed to offer the highest quality services of a 3 stars Hotel, maintaining the original architectural structure of the Villa.
The Albergo Italia of Ornavasso has a wide and comfortable parking for the guests which can also host busses for the groups; for the guests equipped with bikes or motorbikes there’s also an indoor parking.
A gracious dehors with stunning view over the surrounding mountains, offers the possibility to enjoy the hot summer in every moment of the day.
The Hotel boasts a strategic geographical position, mostly for trekking and nature passionate people: in 15 minutes car drive you can easily reach Lake Maggiore, Lake of Mergozzo and Lake d’Orta.
The Ossolan Valleys are well known for their reliefs, where there’s the possibility to organize excursions and hikings for each level of difficulty; the Albergo Italia is located on the feet of Mount Massone: you just have to put on some trekking shoes and go outside the Hotel to find some path to explore.
The history of the town, Ornavasso, is characterized by the extraction and manufacturing of marble: at only 3 km from the Hotel the Ancient Marble Mines take place, from which the marble blocks necessary to the beginning of the building of the Duomo di Milano have been extracted.
Crossing the Toce river you’ll soon reach Candoglia, where there’s an active marble mine which still supplies blocks for the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo of Milan.
The Albergo Italia of Ornavasso commutes the fascination of a vacation in a 19th century Villa with the latest hotel services, that offers a comfortable stay suitable to every kind of guest.
The Hotel in fact suits perfectly the demands of families, who can reach the lakes in a few minutes car driving, enjoying all main services: from amusement parks to the beaches, from shops to museums.
Young couples who like keeping fit can practice sport and different activities every day: trekking, Mountain Bike, rafting and much more to explore the untouched nature of the area.
The Albergo Italia of Ornavasso suits perfectly also the needs of thr groups: it can hostgroups of 50 people, giving the necessary support for the realization of lunches and dinners, and for the organization of dedicated excursions.
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At groud floor of the Hotel you’ll find the dining room of the Restaurant Italia, which preserves all the charm of the 19th century’s Bianchetti Palace.
The décor in wood gives warmth to the room, making it pleasing and comfortable; the characteristic fireplace renewed recently heats the coldest nights during the winter, creating a very pleasant atmosphere.
An architectonic particular that hits immediately is the pavement and the mosaic design in Liberty style all over the surface, and it has properly been maintained as a distinctive element of the Restaurant.
In the middle of the room is displayed an ancient chandelier, obviously in style.
The setting cured in every little detail, the refined towels and the warm colours, makes the Ristorante Italia the perfect location for every occasion: from the romantic dinners to the family lunches.
The staff is happy to satisfy all the needs of the guests:
we suggest to communicate your meal habits, eventual allergies and intolerances.
From breakfast to dinner, discover what the kitchen of Restaurant Italia
The Albergo Italia of Ornavasso is located in an optimal position for the organization of excursions suitable for all the family.
The Lake Maggiore with the Borromee Islands are surely the main attractions; even Lake Orta and Lake of Mergozzo are ideal spots for aquatic sports and for outdoor tours during the day.
The nearby Mount Mottarone, easily reachable by cable car, and the mountain reliefs of the Ossolan Valley are rich of paths which twist and turn in natural and historical routes. Our staff will help you giving proper advices and suggestions about the organization of the excursions, both for the groups and families.
Curious to know more about our wonderful territory? Visit our Excursions page.
How to reach us?
The Albergo Italia of Ornavasso takes place at 1 km from the Ornavasso exit on the A26 motorway Genova Voltri-Sempione, direction town centre.
You can reach us by train using the Ornavasso or Verbania stations.
We’ll make a shuttle available to the organization of transfers from the main stations and for the airports of Milan, Malpensa and Linate.
Via Alfredo Di Dio, 107 - 28877 Ornavasso (VB)
+39 0323 1994600
+39 338 8573965