terrace dining

Food and Drink

Breakfast is considered a special meal at B&B Villa le Ortensie. If the weather is nice, which it usually is, you will always have the choice to take your breakfast outside on the terrace with the fabulous views.  We serve a selection of fresh fruit, yogurt, pane and croissants, cheeses, cold meats and plump tomatoes. All locally sourced where possible. We also offer a simple hot dish, usually eggs or pancakes. Coffee is strong and plentiful; the orange juice is freshly squeezed.
Breakfast is included in your room rate and is served from 08:00 – 10:00 daily.

Packed Lunches

If you’re hiking the hills, exploring the neighbourhood or simply unwinding on the beach, rest assured that when you find your picturesque spot you can settle down with a delicious packed lunch.  Freshly prepared on the day; Sandwich, fruit, homemade cake and water delivered in a reusable chill bag. €8 per person, orders placed before 5pm the night before. Deposit on bag & glass bottle required. (please pre-order the day before or when you make your reservation).


Afternoon Tea, Coffee or Aperitif

After a day exploring, relax on the terrace, in the garden or the dining room with a drink.  We serve a selection of teas, coffee, something cool and refreshing or something alcoholic. There’s usually some homemade cake to be had.  Served daily between 17:00 – 19:00


Light Evening Meal

Watch the sun set on the lake with a freshly prepared fixed prix light seasonal meal. Daily menu announced at breakfast, must be booked before 11am on the day or when you make a reservation. Meal is served from 20:00 – 22:00 on the terrace, €20 per person includes first drink.  Additional drinks available to purchase.

spaghetti prawns


We serve a selection of local Italian juices and soft drinks as well as wine, beer and prosecco. We have also been known to rustle up a good Aperol Spritz.  Coffee & tea are available too. Drinks are served from 17:00 onwards.

drinks at villa le ortensie


We are a small guesthouse B&B situated above Lake Como
in Molina, northern Italy.

All 6 rooms have splendid views of Lake Como, which has
been welcoming visitors since the end of the 17th century.


Villa le Ortensie

via Mario Prada, 8, 22020

Molina di Faggeto Lario

+39 345 092 7999




Via Bonanomi 3 – 22100 Como - Italy

P.Iva IT 06453900018 – C.F. 04959400153

N. iscriz. Reg. imp. Monza 04959400153

Cap. Soc. Int. Vers. euro 10.000,00