Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

The Lake Como Hostel La Primula II (Lake Como Peace Lodge) it is the perfect location to overnight when the main hostel is full. It is also extremely peaceful and ideal for couples, families or not-so-young travelers who want to enjoy an affordable and quiet place, while enjoying all the services provided by the main Hostel, just a few minutes walk below. The Hostel organizes cooking, Italian language, sailing and rock climbing courses. It has a private beach, and rents bikes and kayaks. Nowhere in the world you can enjoy a beer or a glass of wine in front of mountains turning pink at sunset.

Lake Como Hostel La Primula is located in Menaggio. Menaggio is on the Western shores of Lake Como; about 30km north of Como and 26km east of Lugano (Switzerland). Conveniently situated at the centre of the lake, 10 minute ferry ride from Varenna, Bellagio and Tremezzo. Easy to reach by train and bus from Milan, Como, Bergamo and Lugano (Switzerland).

Lake Como Hostel La Primula II features a self-kitchen and free WIFI in rooms. While the main Hostel offers excellent affordable cuisine, a friendly bar and a great lake view terrace.

Lake Como Hostel La Primula II Policies & Conditions:

Check in from 17:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards.
Taxes included. (This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival).

Cancellation policy:7 days before arrival.

Breakfast included.


No curfew.
Pet friendly.
Child friendly.
Non smoking.
The Reception is closed between 2 and 5 pm, but once checked in guests can enter the Lodge as they wish. It is ideal for children, families with pets, disabled and elderly travelers. Guests must bring their own towel or they can rent it. Breakfast and sheets are included. Alcohol can not be brought into the hostel, alcohol consumption is limited to the wine and beer sold at the reception in order to avoid excessive noise and respect other guests. Spirits are sold at the bar at the main hostel. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.4

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 8.2

  • Staff 8.4

  • Atmosphere 7.4

  • Cleanliness 8.2

  • Facilities 7.8

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    22 May 2019
    One of the best hostels in Italy by far! The staff was so friendly and welcoming, the food at the restaurant was great, and the views from the room were absolutely beautiful.
    Canada, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 10.0


    26 May 2018
    An easy location to get on the ferry and see other cities, but there is also things to see in Menaggio too! The hostel has recommendations of things to do and routes to take to see the most of places. It also has great prices on meals and a cool atmosphere to meet other people. There are cool activities at good prices to enjoy. I would recommend others to stay there.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    26 May 2019
    The hostel is beautiful situated on the lake! We stayed at the nearby Peace Lodge, which are the private rooms. A thing to note: the private rooms are about 5-10 min walk up the hill from the main lodge. The rooms were great value for money and included breakfast! The set menu dinners were also good.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.4


    04 Apr 2019
    Wonderful stay here, right in Menaggio. The location is great (though the Peace Lodge building where we stayed was about 8 minutes from the hostel itself) and the facilities were great. Awesome bar and restaurant with excellent specials. The all you can eat buffet was a real treat. The information and suggestions provided for things to do in the area were helpful and the staff were wonderful. Would recommend!
    Canada, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.4


    09 Jun 2018
    The location is perfect, but the climb to get up to the lodge is exhausting. Great views from the room though!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    06 Sep 2019
    Beautiful situation and very helpful, friendly staff. We really enjoyed the pre booked 3 course supper which was excellent value and quality.
    England, Female, 41+
  • 8.9


    19 May 2019
    The views were amazing. The private rooms are a steep and far walk away from the main hostel. But the views make up for it! The staff are lovely and warm. Of the 3 options of bikes they advertised, they only had the most expensive to rent to us (others not working) - not very cool. Breakfast was alright, but I wasn't expecting it to be included so it was a lovely surprise. I'm definitely coming back to Lake Como and I'll definitely be staying here again. Good value for money
    Argentina, All Female Group, 41+
  • 8.9


    25 Jun 2018
    The place has two buildings - one is a youth hostel and the other is for older folks. The hostel is located in Menaggio, which is a 40 minute bus ride away from Como. Menaggio is a touristy town, on the larger side, that is located mid-lake. The staff is friendly and they have a simple breakfast set up. They serve dinner for extra cost, but it’s cheap and simple.
    USA, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.9


    30 Apr 2018
    The hostel was very clean and quiet, the staff was very friendly and welcoming. Since the hostel is located on a hill the views are really enjoyable. We stayed only for one night so we didn't get to see so much, but we had a good and comfy time in the hostel. Food and drinks are a bit pricey even though it's supposed to be a youth hostel with respective prices. Everything else was fine.
    Venezuela, Male, 25-30
  • 4.3


    21 Jun 2019
    Photos of location and views that property show on their booking page has nothing to do with real location,no views from the property and i never forget the lady their at lodge because of she gives extremely bad guest treatment i ever had.
    India, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Cots Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Board Games
  • Foosball
  • Games Room