Hotel Veronesi La Torre ****S
This property is an ancient and rural complex with a monastery dating back to the 1500s and it has been carefully restored and transformed into a 4 star hotel using precious materials and the knowledge of some of the most important modern designers, thanks to the institution of Sandro Veronesi, the owner of the Calzedonia Group, the headquarters of which is next to the hotel. The hotel’s location is ideal: it is just a short distance from the centre of Verona, the airport and the motorway and is also close to the main points of interest here, such as Lake Garda, making it the ideal place for any type of stay. Tourists, families and even business personnel will feel at home here, and the latter can count on the meeting rooms which are perfectly equipped, whilst those looking to relax can make use of the spa which expands over 500m² and boasts an indoor, sea water swimming pool and an external pool. The congress centre, bar and large restaurant, which can host any type of event, truly make Hotel Veronesi La Torre, a curious polyhedral building of unquestionable charm, and it perfectly combines its rich surroundings with all the best mod-cons. What is more, one of the hotel’s special features are the ghost shaped chairs in the communal areas and the two apartments which were made just for the hotel by the company Sedie Friuli to remind visitors of the old, local legend about a novice at the monastery who was able to see ghosts.
The large and modern Wellness Centre at Hotel Veronesi La Torre has a 500m² spa with an indoor sea water swimming pool that is heated to 30°C, a large panoramic window that looks out over the outside area of the property, a special Jacuzzi corner, an indoor garden with a Jacuzzi tub, chromotherapy, Finnish sauna, steam bath, aromatic shower, ice shower and relaxation area. The range of massages and aesthetic treatments available is vast, including the Balinese massage, candle massage and myofascial massage, and the fitness proposals are also plentiful thanks to the Pilates centre and the possibility to do aqua gym courses.
As well as the 131 rooms and suites at Hotel Veronesi La Torre, there are also 2 one bedroom apartments, and they are all furnished and decorated according to the most prestigious design concepts, with renaissance style décor and marble covered doors, each of which is different. The rooms are divided into Classic rooms, Deluxe rooms, Premium, junior suites, and there is also the Sweet Tower Suite located in the medieval tower, boasting a particularly romantic atmosphere, and the apartments, which al have beautiful marble flooring and ghost shaped chairs, just like those that can be found in the communal areas of the hotel.
The ‘La Torre 22’ restaurant boasts various types of dining rooms making it suitable for both dining reservations and events such as ceremonies, banquets and working lunches, and there is also a large garden that can be used for exclusive parties and business dinners. The young and creative staff in the kitchen have reworked the local and national culinary traditions by combing products from the area with innovative ideas. What is more, the wine cellar is of the highest quality and stocked with the best local bottles. The hotel also has an elegant bar called ‘Corte 22’ which has a beautiful private reading area lit by both natural and artificial light.
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Verona, which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the most beautiful cities in Italy. A must-see here is the arena, a Roman amphitheatre that is home to the famous opera season, and one of the most popular destinations for Shakespeare lovers –Juliet’s balcony. Other points of historic and cultural interest are piazza Erbe, the Basilica of San Zeno and Palazzo del Podestà. If you are staying in Verona with the family, an unmissable place is Gardaland, one of the biggest and most famous theme parks in Europe, and there are also other attractions all around the park.The area of Verona-Villafranca, where Hotel Veronesi La Torre is located, is very rich in natural and sporting tourism too: there are numerous itineraries to go on in the surrounding area such as the Valpolicella tour about wines and trips to the Eastern shores of Lake Garda, the Adige valley, Monti Lessini and the Carega Group mountain.
City tax of 1€ per person per night to be paid at the hotel.
Near the airport
Number of rooms accessible for persons with disabilities : 5
Number of smoking rooms : 10
Indoor swimming pool