Hotel Villa Rosa

Italian Lakes, Lake Garda

4 * Boutique Central Contemporary Style Lake Front Views
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  • Great location on Desenzano lakefront promenade
  • Stunning views of Lake Garda
  • Close to transport links

Welcome to Hotel Villa Rosa, a four star hotel in Desenzano del Garda. You can expect impeccable service, outstanding views of Lake Garda, and a gastronomic journey at the onsite restaurant. 

This stylish hotel boasts a prime lakefront position, a short walk to the centre of Desenzano where you can find an array of bars and restaurants. For a dine in experience the Villa Rosa offers half board at the immaculate Rose & Sapori Restaurant. You can enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet along with an a la carte lunch and dinner. Come sunset, it's time to head to Belvedere Lounge with a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy a cocktail. 

The cities of Milan, Venice, and Verona are all within reach via car or train. There is also ample opportunity to visit some other must-visit areas along Lake Garda via the ferry. 

If you want to stay within Desenzano del Garda there are three beaches and fantastic shopping opportunities along the historic streets. If you’re feeling adventurous, there are a range of exciting activities available, including cycling, boating, golfing, and a theme park nearby.

The hotel has 62 rooms (official rating 4 star) Child prices apply to ages 2-12 years. Minimum stay of 3 nights (5 nights 18 May-30 June and 1-28 September, 7 nights 1 July-31 August 2024)


Bars & Restaurants

Rose & Sapori Restaurant

The Rose & Sapori Restaurant at Hotel Villa Rosa offers an elegant atmosphere with flawless service. Chef Riccardo Bioni works tirelessly to provide all visitors with one-of-a-kind exquisite dishes cooked masterfully with the freshest local ingredients. 

Contemporary flair for meat and fish dishes is on the menu with delicious gourmet cuisine, inviting you on a gastronomic journey you won’t forget. If you’ve got dietary intolerances, most of the dishes can be made gluten-free to ensure everyone can enjoy the impeccable food. 

The Rose & Sapori Restaurant is the ideal setting for any occasion. Whether you’re looking for a romantic night under the stars, a lunch overlooking Lake Garda, a relaxing breakfast on the Veranda Dehors with the fresh air hitting your skin, or a toned-down evening with indoor dining, the restaurant has options for everyone. 

Opening times:
Breakfast: 07:30-10:30
Lunch: 12:30-14:00
Dinner: 19:00-22:00

Belvedere Lounge

The Belvedere Lounge is the ideal place to relax and take in the magnificent panoramic views of Lake Garda. Get comfortable with a good book, admire your surroundings with a cocktail, or settle in with an after-dinner drink.  

Opening times: 08:00-19:30
Lounge Bar & Terrace

Relax at the Lounge Bar & Terrace where you can soak up the incredible views and enjoy a drink. 

Opening times: 09:00-00:00

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pool

Overlooking the stunning Lake Garda, the swimming pool at Hotel Villa Rosa is the perfect place to sit back and take in the gorgeous surroundings. Situated amongst lush gardens, the pool offers privacy while remaining open for the exquisite views of the lake. Chaise longues in the garden are where you want to be for soaking up the sunshine in style. 

A dip in the outdoor swimming pool with a whirlpool corner awaits, instilling a sense of calm and serenity. If you’re feeling peckish, the poolside snacks and drinks are the perfect afternoon pick-me-up. 

Opening times: 09:00-20:00


Desenzanino Beach is located at the front of Hotel Villa Rosa where you can rent sunbeds and umbrellas. There are also bar services available. Feltrinelli Beach is only 300 metres away from the hotel and is free to visit.

Spa & Wellness

Fitness Centre

Hotel Villa Rosa offers a modern fitness room with Technogym equipment. It is open 24 hours a day and there are no time limits.

Wifi, Parking, & Bicycle Hire


Wifi is available in the rooms and throughout the hotel.


There is limited free outdoor parking and paid parking in the onsite garage.

Bicycle Hire

You can hire a bicycle from Hotel Villa Rosa free of charge. There are also e-bikes available for a fee. 

About the location

On the southern banks of Lake Garda, the charming town of Desenzano offers a laid-back atmosphere. Walking the historic streets feels like a step back in time with 16th-century architecture. If you’re looking for a relaxing day in the sun, there are three beaches and various cafes lining the edge of the water for a day filled with good food and sunshine. 

The location of Hotel Villa Rosa puts you in the perfect position to visit many other villages and towns along the shores of Lake Garda, including Sirmione, Riva, or Bardolino. You also won’t be far from Venice, Milan, or Verona, which are all easily accessible via train.

Transfer Information

The hotel is 30 minutes from Verona airport. Return private transfers included. To change your transfers or book car hire instead, simply call us once you’ve completed your booking.
Standard Room

Max 2 Adults

The standard rooms at Hotel Villa Rosa are comfortable and elegant with either one double bed or two twin beds. They can sleep two adults.


Superior Room

Max 3 Adults

Superior Rooms offer visitors a quiet and spacious room that is suitable for up to three people. They feature either one double bed or two twin beds along with one comfortable single sofa bed. Superior Rooms have a view of the gardens and pool, most come with shower over bath.


Junior Suite

Max 3 Adults

The junior suites offer incredible views of Lake Garda and can accommodate up to three adults with either one double bed or two twin beds along with one comfortable single sofa bed. The bathroom features a bath with a shower over the bath.



Max 3 Adults

The Suites at Hotel Villa Rosa offer breathtaking panoramic views of Lake Garda. They are suitable for up to three guests with either one double bed or two twin beds along with one comfortable 110cm-wide sofa bed in the lounge. The bathroom features a whirlpool bathtub with a shower overhead.


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vegas58, Ermatingen, Switzerland

Tripadvisor review Feb 22 2024
Very friendly staff with excellent service. Everything clean and well maintained. Excellent breakfast with very wide selection. Always again in this hotel. Highly recommend. Beatiful garden and...
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Doris L, California

Tripadvisor review Dec 24 2023
I came to descenzano & Sirmione several times but this hotel was the best of all. Wonderful view from breakfast & Dinner restaurant. Service and the members of Hotel was great 👍. Of course I am...
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