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Albergo Colonne

Restaurant Albergo Colonne

Located on top of a hill in the stunning town of Sacro Monte di Varese lies hotel restaurant Albergo Colonne. This perfect location for a romantic getaway has three outdoor terraces with panoramic views of Lake Varese and the picturesque surrounding area.

Albergo Colonne

Varese (VA), Italy
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Silvio Battistoni

Silvio Battistoni
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Silvio Battistoni is owner and chef at restaurant Albergo Colonne. Already as a little boy, Silvio helped his father Franco in the kitchen of their family restaurant "Il Ghiottone". After finishing his culinary education at the prestigious hotel school of Stresa, Silvio worked in restaurants all across Europe. These include Hotel de Paris in Montecarlo, the Moulin de Mougins Hotel on the French Riviera, and Hotel Negresco da Maximin. He now demonstrates his exquisite culinary style at his very own restaurant Albergo Colonne.

Modern Italian cuisine

Hotel restaurant

Breathtaking views

Restaurant Albergo Colonne

Here, chef Silvio Battistoni channels his creativity into his dishes, guided by his passion for authentic flavours. With each course, chef Silvio’s creations provide his guests with an evening of edible delight, complemented by the finest wines.

Albergo Colonne’s cuisine

At Albergo Colonne restaurant, chef Silvio Battistoni wants to make their guests feel right at home. The food is served on instinct and adjusted to the seasons, where the raw ingredients, chosen by Silvio, play the leading role.  For lunch, the upper sections of the eatery offer a bistro, and in the evening, the elegant dining room offers more creative cuisine. Wines from all of the regions of Italy are well-stocked in the wine cellar, with its ever-expanding number of labels. Sommelier Nicola Cavalieri works closely with chef Silvio to pair each of his delicious dishes with the perfect wine.  Good to know: vegan and vegetarian options are available upon request.

Varese surroundings

Restaurant Albergo Colonne and Hotel Colonne are located Varese, a town in north-western Lombardy, Italy. Here in the Sacromonte area, overlooking Varese, you will find a unique mixture of history, architecture, and natural attractions.  The town is most famous for its fourteen chapels dedicated to the mysteries of the Rosary, which lead to Sacro Monte di Varese ('the Sacred Mount of Varese'), a place of pilgrimage since the Middle Ages. It is one of the historic Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy, and is included on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Hotel Colonne

Guests can extend their stay in the beautiful hilltop hotel Colonne. This picturesque location in the beautiful Italian countryside is the perfect destination for a relaxing getaway. You can easily lose track of time in this magical place.   All rooms have their own balcony, with breathtaking views of the surrounding area, including Lake Varese. An excellent Italian breakfast is served every morning, or it can be delivered to your room for a lazy morning with breakfast in bed.    The classically decorated rooms feature traditional furniture and have a luxurious romantic atmosphere. Each room comes with free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, and a minibar. Because the hotel is located on an elevated hill, guests can enjoy cool, fresh air even during the hottest summer months.   Hotel Colonne also has a beautiful 200 m² garden where you can bask in the sun or shade, and offers free parking for its guests. 



Albergo Colonne Via Fincarà 37 21100 Varese (VA) Italy


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Opening times

Tuesday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00
Thursday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00
Friday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00
Saturday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00
Sunday 12:00 - 14:00 19:30 - 23:00

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