Lake Garda, Italian Lakes, Italy
At a Glance
The hotel is set within 11 hectares of woodland on the stunning Riviera del Limoni
The Resort is situated next to the Bogliaco Golf Club, which offers all Lefay guests reduced green fees and transfer service
The stunning outdoor infinity pool offers uninterrupted views of Lake Garda
This hotel is based on a philosophy of eco sustainability
A free shuttle service to Gargnano is available at the Resort, from 10am to 7pm daily
Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda has been awarded the Best European Destination SPA at the European Health and SPA Awards 2015
Best time to Visit
Good time to visit
Average time to visit
A year round destination. The major tourist season is during the summer (July and August). However, in terms of weather, the months just before and after the busy tourist season may be the best time to head to Lake Garda.
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Set on a hillside with stunning views across Lake Garda, Lefay is located within 11 hectares of national park and surrounded by gentle hills and natural terraces rich in olive trees and woods. A first class spa makes it a wonderful place to relax.
Lefay Resort is a beautiful and tranquil hideaway overlooking Lake Garda. Based on a philosophy of a strong commitment to environmental sustainability, this family run resort offers spacious accommodation set in beautiful woods and olive groves. The material used throughout the guest rooms is all natural, from the cotton and linen bedsheets to the wooden furnishings.
The spa is second to none and is divided into three areas, each dedicated to the four elements: water, fire, earth and air. As well as a comprehensive assortment of treatments to choose from, there are indoor and outdoor swimming pools, including an infinity pool overlooking the lake, five kinds of saunas, a large gym and fitness studio and a range of classes including Pilates, yoga and t'ai chi.
The resort is located high above the village of Gargnano, about ten minutes' drive from the shores of Lake Garda. A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World and Healing Hotels of the World, Lefay Resort & Spa nestles among lush olive groves and gentle hills in Gargnano's Riviera dei Limoni.
There are two restaurants to choose from: the bistro 'Trattoria' and the main restaurant on the upper floor with outstanding Lake Garda views. The pool bar offers light refreshments and there is a lounge bar and cigar lounge for aperitifs.
All the Guest Rooms at Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda have wonderful views of the lake and are designed according to the Lefay Wellness concept with the aim to capture the beauty and the feeling of nature right into your bedroom. Wide spaces, natural fabrics, precious local materials including Italian marbles, olive tree and Italian walnut woods combined with attention to detail and advanced technologies provide guests with the ultimate comfortable, rejuvenating and luxurious experience during their stay.
|Prestige Junior Suite||
Bright and spacious, Prestige Junior Suites are located on the ground floor and overlook Lake Garda with a terrace with lake view. Featuring exclusive furniture made from natural local materials, such as olive tree and Italian walnut woods, Italian marbles and natural fabrics. 50 sq.m. Twin or king bed.
|Deluxe Junior Suite||
Deluxe Junior Suites are located on the first floor and offer a private balcony with breathtaking view over Lake Garda. Featuring exclusive furniture made from natural local materials, such as olive tree and Italian walnut woods, Italian marbles and natural fabrics. 50 sq.m. Twin or king beds.
The Family Suite features two bathrooms and two separate bedrooms within the same Suite. Featuring exclusive furniture made from natural local materials, such as olive tree and Italian walnut woods, Italian marbles and natural fabrics. 73 sq.m. King or Twin size bed in the main bedroom & Twin beds in the second bedroom.
The Exclusive Suite boasts spectacular lake views and an elegant interior design and spacious interior. With a terrace or private balcony with lake view,wWalk-in wardrobe, marble bathroom with double sink, shower, and separate WC and a lake view Jacuzzi. 83 sq.m. King or Twin Size bed.
|Royal Pool & Spa Suite||
The Royal Pool & SPA Suite overlooks a marvellous private garden and an amazing heated infinity pool. It features a Master bedroom with King bed & the possibility to connect to One or two connecting Deluxe Junior Suites with direct access (available on request). There is a spacious walk-in wardrobe, dining area for up to 8 people, fully-furnished kitchen, private SPA with infrared sauna, steam sauna, shower with chromotherapy and a treatment area as well as a lake-view Jacuzzi.
Paolino's Club is Lefay's children's club for the younger guests aged 3 years and above and is open everyday from 11.00 to 19.00. Baby sitting is also available on request. There is a family suite available which has two separate bathrooms and bedrooms providing an ideal arrangement if you are travelling with children.
La Grande Limonaia is the main restaurant and it is situated on the upper floor of the resort affording fabulous views of the lake whilst you tuck into delicious Mediterranean food and sip some fine wine. This is also where your unique breakfast buffet will be served in the morning light.
Trattoria La Vigna has a more traditional Italian focused menu. During the winter months you can soak up the cosy atmosphere inside and in the summer, you can dine al fresco on the terrace.
The Lounge Bar is on the ground floor and has a wide terrace providing the ideal location to enjoy a cocktail or a soft-drink overlooking the stunning sunset and the spectacular views of Lake Garda, while listening to relaxing piano playing.
The Resort is situated next to the Bogliaco Golf Club, which offers all Lefay guests reduced green fees and transfer service.
Lefay Resort has a modern gym and inviting indoor and outdoor pools. A free shuttle service to Gargnano is available at the Resort so you can easily go to explore the wonders of the town. Treatments in the wellness centre include fitness classes, personal training beauty treatments and massages. There are also running trails and garden walks and bicycle hire is available.
Milly Walker (Staff)
Lefay is the ideal place to begin or end your holiday with ultimate indulgence and relaxation in the expansive spa. The two restaurants offer some great on site dining options, however if you fancied a change then the town of Gargnano is just a 15 minute taxi journey away and there are some lovely options here too. A complimentary shuttle service is available here from 10am-7pm so why not pop down to explore and enjoy some lunch down by the lake.
Discover Valpolicella and its wines
Visit Valpolicella, an area to the east of Lake Garda, to explore the beautiful region and sample its delicious wines, renowned throughout Italy. Enjoy a picnic lunch after a tour of a local winery and take in the fantastic views of Verona and the lake.
Limone sul Garda by private boat
Board a private motorboat and explore northern Lake Garda from the water, taking in the dramatic scenery of the surrounding mountains before stopping at charming Limone sul Garda.
Malcesine and Monte Baldo
Take the cable car from picturesque Malcesine to the top of Monte Baldo to enjoy a guided walk and to admire the spectacular views of Lake Garda and the Dolomites.
Private walking tour of Sirmione
Visit the charming town of Sirmione, located on Lake Garda's southern shore, with your private guide and enjoy exploring one of the lake's most beautiful villages and its ancient Roman villa, Grotte di Catullo.
Sailing on Lake Garda
Explore dramatic Lake Garda from a 35-foot sailing boat with a private guide. From the water, enjoy incredible views of the picturesque lakeside villages and the mountains beyond.
The Verona Opera
Visit one of the world's most famous opera houses - the Verona Arena. A Roman arena dating back thousands of years, this wonderfully-preserved amphitheatre is the largest open-air opera house in the world.
Location & directions
Lake Garda, Italian Lakes, Italy
Lefay Resort is situated on the western shore of Lake Garda in the heart of the Riviera of Lemons, among the hills of the historic town of Gargnano in the heart of the Upper Garda Nature Park.
How to get there
British Airways fly direct from London Gatwick to Verona. Lefay is a 90-minute transfer from Verona.
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