For couples hoping to channel the true essence of romance a stay at the dazzling Grand Hotel Tremezzo is the perfect choice.
The authentic Art Nouveau palace sits directly on Lake Como and offers views across the lake, Bellagio peninsula and surrounding Alps.
The interiors are lavishly decorated with period furniture, colourful paintings and the latest technology. The property also boasts a floating pool on the lake, tennis courts and an award-winning destination spa housing an indoor heated infinity pool, five hydro-massage areas, an outdoor whirlpool tub and a host of wellness treatments exclusively designed by ESPA.
Couples can also enjoy romantic boat tours on the hotel's period Venetian Lancia (motor boat) to discover the lake's magical beauty with a glass of vintage prosecco followed by a romantic candle-lit dinner for two at the hotel's five exclusive restaurants and bars with a dinner designed by Executive Chef Gualtiero Marchesi.
Grand Hotel Tremezzo is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection. Rates start from £421 per room per night. For more information or to book, visit www.preferredhotels.com