A complimentary bottle of Franciacorte Contadi Castaldi wine.
Stylish Italian Lakes villa with superlative spa and restaurant.
Sumptuously set between the Alps and the Italian Lakes, L’Albereta is the place to dine, detox and de-stress in supreme luxury. This former hunting lodge scores on every count.
Know It All
Hit the spot
Between the Alps and Lake Iseo, near Bergamo.
Come here for...
● A five-star spa retreat. ● Michelin star dining. ● Vineyard wine tastings.
Guests can detox in the spa and then re-tox with some fine dining and even finer wines in the Michelin star Gualtiero Marchesi restaurant. There's a health food restaurant if you're feeling good, and beautiful grounds.
Good to know
Definitely not a place to watch the pennies!
57 rooms and suites
Many rooms have jacuzzi bathtubs, steam showers and antique or designer furniture. All 17 suites have four-poster beds, super-swish bathrooms and balconies with fabulous views.
Check out the Deluxe Lake Tower room, with its retractable glass roof for nights beneath the stars – sleeping optional.
Eat & Drink
Celebrity chef Gualtiero Marchesi’s elegant world class restaurant serves top-rated Michelin starred cuisine Expect inventive takes on Italian classics such as fillet of veal alla Rossini, scallop salad with ginger, and the expensively indulgent risotto with gold leaf and saffron.
The adjacent Bella Vista vineyard supplies L’Albereta with exclusive, limited-production Franciacorta wines and bubbly.
Full breakfast (charged at EUR 30) is served until 10:30am. There’s an array of healthy options, and you can eat en suite or in the light filled breakfast room.
Available morning and evening.
See & Do
Dip in the pool, play tennis, jog along the fitness trail that meanders through the grounds, hire a mountain bike or simply stretch out on a sunbed. Tour the neighbouring Franciacorta wine cellars or see the sights in historic Brescia and the lovely hilltop Citta Alta of Bergamo.
Hop aboard a boat to visit the island on Lake Iseo, or try some adrenalin-high watersports like jet skiing and paragliding. There’s also plenty of golfing nearby. Further afield, star crossed lovers can visit Verona, home of Romeo and Juliet.
Overseen by health guru Dr Henri Chenot, L’Albereta’s Espace Vitalité wellness centre is more than simply a five-star pampering oasis. This temple of good health specialises in biontology – the science of anti-ageing.
Guests are offered bio-energetic testing to determine the body’s toxin levels, and treatments range from hydrotherapy and water cannoning to facials, massage and mud wraps. Saunas, steam baths and the exotic sounding bio meso-lift will also see you emerge in peak condition. Personalised diet regimes are offered for those who can resist L’Albereta’’s terrific cooking.
Take your earplugs and Ferrari flag to Monza when the Formula One circus comes to town.
Sample la dolce vita, and bring it home bottled from the Franciacorta festival.
A complimentary bottle of Franciacorte Contadi Castaldi wine.Book Now
ESSENTIAL INFORates Guide
EUR 240 - 940Check In
12:00 middayMinimum Night Stay
Two nights at weekendsOpen/Closed
Open all yearAir Conditioning
Yes – all rooms.Children
Welcome at EUR 15 each.Wedding License?
No, but receptions for up to 120 guests can be held, based on exclusive hire.
Via Vittorio Emanuele, ErbuscoParking
There is free guest parking.Trains
Rovato station – 7kmTaxis
There are no nearby taxi stations.Airport
Bergamo – 33km; Verona – 83km; or Milano Malpensa – 118km. You can always splash out on a helicopter transfer to the hotel’s own helipad.