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Set Sail for a Summer of Famiglia Fun at Hilton Lake Como

Watersports, Sporting Lessons, Adventure Parks and Wildlife Await for Guests of the Family-Friendly Paradise on the Lake

Hilton Lake Como, the modern lifestyle hotel and former silk factory on the edge of Italy’s most famous lake, is delighted to share its most thrilling activities for a spot of family fun in the sun this summer and beyond.
With endless entertainment ranging from tennis, wakeboarding, kayaking and sailing lessons for little ones looking to learn a new skill, to days out at local adventure parks and museums, walking with llamas and more, Hilton Lake Como is the perfect choice for the whole famiglia.
Located a few minutes away from the city centre and shopping area, Hilton Lake Como is ideally situated nearby local attractions whilst offering jaw-dropping views of Lake Como, in an oasis of calm. Little ones are taken care of from the moment they check-in, with a special Lake Como kids’ passport, coloring book, mocktail voucher, and bath time amenities to enjoy during their stay and complimentary breakfast for under-12s each day. Families can choose from a range of interconnecting accommodation options, suites and deluxe family rooms, ensuring a stylish and comfortable stay for all.

Sporting Fun for all Ages

The perfect pick for families looking to keep fit and learn a new skill while enjoying some precious time together, Hilton Lake Como offers a range of sporting activities and lessons.
At the renowned Tennis Club Como, a state-of-the-art facility located beside Villa Olmo, children aged 7 and up can take part in a thrilling summer camp, where they will enjoy everything from tennis lessons to athletic training, recreational activities and other sports, including table tennis, football, volleyball, and basketball. For younger tennis stars aged 5-6 and teenagers aged 16-17, a training school offers the perfect upskilling course – ideal both for those finding their first feet around the court and seasoned pros looking to hone their serve.  
Sailing lessons await at the iconic Yacht Club Como with its 70-year history and Olympic credentials, where the whole family can learn everything from safety in sailing, basic nomenclature, gaits, knots, tacking, gybing and why not sculling, to setting sail and returning to port. Meanwhile, at Wakeboard Lake Como, just 20 minutes from the hotel, adults and children aged 5 and up can try their hand at exhilarating sports, including wakeboarding, wake surfing, and waterskiing, plus standup paddleboarding for those aged 10 and over.
For those who prefer a gentler pace, Kayaking Lower Lario offers kayak hire and classes for families with children from the age of 7, where they will learn the basics and techniques, along with local curiosities and legends about Lake Como. Elsewhere at the Canottieri Lario, a stunning example of rationalist architecture, children from the age of 10 can learn the art of rowing while soaking up one of the most stunning settings on the lake.
Llamas, Wildlife Walks and More

Available year round in Como, the much-loved llama Walk is sure to delight animal lovers and is located 40 minutes from the hotel in breathtakingly-beautiful Blessagno, at the foot of the Como pre-Alps. Here, families will meet and learn about Llamas before enjoying a beautiful trek accompanied by their new four-legged friends.
The Path of Expressions, a very special fusion of art and nature located 30 minutes away in Schignano, provides a serene three-hour walking route through magical woods. With five different themes, including life, expressions, smuggling, myths, and the Great War, it provides ample fun as well as a gentle workout for the whole family.
For a classic summer-holiday jaunt, the Minigolf di Menaggio is a must-visit for parents looking to entertain their brood and is open from Tuesday to Friday throughout the season.
Adventure Parks

Families in search of a fun-filled excursion will delight in the variety of adventure parks and museums located close to Hilton Lake Como. Acquapark Dervio, located 75 minutes from the hotel, is a firm favorite of water babies and adults alike, with its mega waterslides and sprawling floating ninja park complete with rope swings, balance beams, and a five-meter diving platform. Meanwhile, parents will love the chance to unwind at the park’s own beach, the perfect spot to soak up the Italian rays. 
Just 30 minutes from the hotel, the Jungle Rider Park awaits, nestled in a forest of majestic American fir trees. Offering 11 suspended rope routes catering to a range of ages – and bravery levels! – families will navigate pulleys, nets, Tibetan bridges, spiral staircases, flying trunks and an adrenaline-pumping Tarzan jump challenge.
Offering a fantastic year-round option, the Swissminatur museum is the largest open-air miniature museum in Switzerland, located just 30 minutes from the property on the shores of Lake Lugano and overlooked by majestic mountains. It features 133 models of the most famous Swiss buildings, monuments and means of transport, providing a moment of leisure in a harmonious natural setting – and the chance to visit another country during one’s stay.

Interconnecting Rooms and More

Thanks to the new ‘Confirmed Connecting Rooms by Hilton’ offering – the first booking experience of its kind by a major hotel company – guests can now confirm their connecting rooms at the time of booking. This ensures grandparents, parents and little ones can room alongside one another while each enjoys the space and privacy they need, taking the stress out of family bookings. Alternative family accommodation options include the plush Two-Bedroom Suite, sleeping up to six in two king beds and a sofa bed, and the 4-person Family Deluxe Room, with a King Serenity bed and sofa bed for two in the adjacent living area.
Formerly a silk factory, Hilton Lake Como is now a modern lifestyle hotel with spectacular scenery, traditional charm, and jaw-dropping 360-degree views of the lake from its rooftop pool. There are 170 spacious rooms and suites to choose from, including Family Deluxe King Rooms, which sleep up to 4 and perfectly cater to family travellers alongside new interconnecting rooms, a pampering spa and a popular rooftop cocktail bar and restaurant.
Nightly rates at Hilton Lake Como begin at €350 per night based on double occupancy​ with breakfast included​​. For more information and to book visit https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/mxpcohi-hilton-lake-como/