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Palace Hotel


A Lake Maggiore wedding dream!

The Palace hotel is the Grande Dame of Lake Maggiore! A luxury 5 star Belle Époque hotel facing Lake Maggiore and the romantic "Iles des Borromees".

The palatial, Liberty-style hotel has been serving heads of state and a demanding clientele since 1863.

Here you can enjoy all the grace and style of a bygone era but with modern amenities. The hotel has been completely renovated respecting the history and art work, and its stunning interiors are among the most impressive of all of the Italian Lakes venues.

Extensive park and gardens offering the possibility of an outdoor Lake Maggiore symbolic wedding ceremony or religious blessing. Guests will admire and enjoy the waterlilly pond, the Japanese garden and centenary trees, such as the magnolia of Alexandra, Grand Duchess of all Russia, who was a guest at the hotel in 1870. Just some of the many unique features of this splendid Lake Maggiore wedding location!

Rooms are luxuriously appointed with Italian marble bathrooms, whirlpool bathtubs and televisions. A new SPA has been created, among the best in the area.

For longer stays, the "Residenza" is a separate building offering 27 self catering apartments that can be rented by the week or by the month. (3 to 4 persons maximum capacity).

Particularly impressive are the indoor dining halls which remind you of royalty with their incredible Venetian glass chandeliers, gilding and rich fabrics.  If you wish to dazzle your guests.....this Palace hotel is the perfect setting for your Italian Lakes wedding.

Key Features

  • 161 luxurious rooms
  • 11 suites
  • Luxurious bathrooms
  • Bar
  • Tennis court
  • Several golf courses nearby
  • Two outdoor, heated swimming pools
  • State of the art SPA and Health center
  • Restaurant
  • Total maximum number of guests for reception: 350
  • Maximum 180 guests for reception in grand dining hall.
  • Maximum 180 for indoor ceremony in one of the great halls.
  • Additional halls available for small groups.
  • La Residenza: 27 self-catering apartments for weekly or monthly stays

Wedding Info

The meticulously tended grounds are the perfect place in which to take magnificent photos and receive your guests with an aperitif. The beautiful and richly decorated rooms are able to accommodate up to 350 guests in a dreamlike atmosphere, in the hands of a team of professionals you can rely on.

The menus will be prepared especially by the chef, who will be only too pleased to personalize them to suit your requirements. Everything, from the aperitif to the wedding cake, is prepared in the kitchens; the service, quality and freshness of the food are guaranteed by the highly qualified staff, using state-of-the-art equipment. Your wedding reception at the Grand Hotel will be a dream come true, one of the most wonderful memories of your life.

Sample menu



Spumante * Spumante cocktail * Fruit juices

Olives * Peanuts * Parmesan cheese bits

Cold canapes with:

Smoked salmon * Crayfish mousse * Air-dried beef, ricotta cheese and walnuts

Salami * Tuna and pistachio mousse * Sweet Parma ham

Hot canapés:

Vegetable filled pastries * Mozzarella and tomatoes croutons

Small pizzas with rocket salad * Fried marrow flowers

Vol-au-vent with mushrooms cream-sauce


Heart of smoked salmon fillet, shrimps tails and julienne of vegetables


Sweet corn crepes with zucchini, mushrooms and Crescenza cheese


Sea-bass cooked with sliced potatoes and light chives sauce


Fresh spumante sorbet


Pruissian beef fillet medaillon with Madera wine sauce

Spinach with Zibibbo raisins


The wedding cake


D.O.C. wines


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