A magical place with a spectacular view: this is Riva, a pearl on the Benaco that many want to visit. The Garda here almost takes on the colors of the sea, the mountains overshadow in an imposing and protective way, the architectures are relaxing and refined, with many ancient or Belle Epoque structures.
In this location, there are also several rustic buildings in nature, and diversified solutions for those looking for where to stay in Riva del Garda: we have selected some of the most popular and sought after for those who want a perfect Gardesana vacation…
Hotel for a perfect holiday in Riva del Garda
If you are thinking about how to choose where to stay in Riva del Garda, surely the hotel solution is one of the first to consider, although often the refined Riva can only think of very expensive solutions. In fact, several hotels on this north shore of Lake Garda are a perfect combination of top-level services and reasonable costs, particularly in the mid-range categories.
Grand Hotel Liberty ****
One of the 4-star hotels in Riva del Garda is the Grand Hotel Liberty, which offers superior services through a luxury spa for wellness and fitness treatments, indoor and outdoor pools, and a large garden. The Liberty-style furnishings (it dates back to the early 1900s) immediately make you feel like you are in a “fairy tale,” right in the center of Riva and just a few minutes from the lake.
Grand Hotel Riva ****
Another highly requested 4-star hotel is the Grand Hotel Riva, which offers breathtaking views of Lake Garda from its fully equipped rooms and suites. It also has a wellness area with a Finnish sauna, biosauna, and steam room. The suites also have a Jacuzzi and panoramic terraces.
There is also a restaurant with a view of the harbor, the Bel Air, where you can taste typical Garda specialties.
MyLago Hotel ***
Some 3-star hotels are favored for booking accommodations in Riva del Garda, such as the MyLago Hotel, which is located a short distance from the center and near the lively San Nicolò port. It has comfortable rooms, an excellent breakfast with organic products, a “green” solarium terrace and a convenient bike rental service – it is also a pet-friendly hotel.
MyLago Hotel ***
If you want to be immersed in nature, then you can book at the Hotel Campagnola, a low-impact environmental structure where you will find a wellness center that surrounds you with hydromassage, pools, Turkish bath, sauna, relaxation area and also a play area for children.
“The hotel also has a restaurant, which offers traditional dishes from Trentino, to pamper you to the fullest.
Hotel Lido Palace *****
If you are looking for a top-class hotel, the Hotel Lido Palace is a historic 5-star, one of the most picturesque hotels in Riva del Garda. Opened in 1899 as a place for the vacation of illustrious guests, including the Austro-Hungarian imperial family, after more than a century it still boasts a unique charm, with exceptional and refined design rooms and suites, a spa with a 1,500 square meter wellness and fitness center. The main restaurant is directed by a Michelin-awarded chef, while a more reserved one offers fish specialties.
Agritourisms in Riva del Garda
If you are deciding where to spend your holidays in Riva del Garda and you love nature, you can consider a stay in the agritourism facilities, where nature is in maximum contact.
Among these, the Maso Tobel is known for its beauty, located among olive trees, near the Sabbioni beach. It offers cozy rooms, a view of the garden and everyday life in the farm! The breakfast is more than healthy, and the panoramic terrace with a view of Garda can relax you after the many excursions you can do in the surroundings, such as cycling, trekking, water sports, horse riding etc…
Two kilometers from the center, there is also a unique place to sleep in Riva del Garda, the Agritur Planchenstainer. Surrounded by vineyards, it can offer you a farmhouse vacation with renovated apartments, a terrace, a ping pong table, a garden and the direct sale of fruit and vegetables from the farm. It is possible to rent bikes to reach Garda in a few minutes.
Apartments and holiday houses in Riva del Garda
In the historic center of the village or a short distance away, you can find apartments for rent, villas and holiday homes for every need.
Among the most luxurious structures, although in the sector of apartments, there is the Villa Luxury House & Spa, which reserves a space with an outdoor Jacuzzi pool, garden with barbecue, children’s play area, 2 bedrooms, indoor sauna and hydromassage, and a equipped kitchen – for a more than comfortable holiday!
More Spartan but always very welcoming, there is the Apartament Gardasee, which offers environments with a balcony, private parking, 2 bedrooms and a equipped kitchen. It is located in an area very popular with hikers and cyclists, perfect for comfortably living the Garda nature. In one of the two apartments, a bike rental service is also included.
The central location is essential for the Best Location apartment, with solutions featuring large rooms, living room and kitchen – to fully enjoy the center of the village, parking included.
Bed & Breakfast, rooms and breakfast with a panoramic view on the lake
The b & b solution in Riva del Garda is always requested and halfway between apartment and bed & breakfast formula there is the Riva Guest House Apartment, which offers a solution with 1 bedroom, bathroom and TV – in the center but with double glazing for maximum relaxation.
Other structures perfect for the “overnight and breakfast” solution are the GardaBreak Rooms & Breakfast, the B & B Ginger and Lemon, the B & B From Grandpa.
The GardaBreak welcomes you in common garden and living room areas, modern rooms and services such as TV, WiFi and private parking. Your view will be on the mountains, but you will be close to the lake, and you can enjoy a rich breakfast, even gluten-free if you wish!
The B&B Ginger and Lemon is a few minutes from the center and offers relaxing rooms with wi-fi, private bathroom, and in the morning a delicious continental breakfast – private parking and a beautiful panoramic terrace.