Villa Magnolia

Via Sant' Alessandro, 3 • 21023 Besozzo VA


Set in the medieval center of Besozzo, 15 km from Varese, Villa Magnolia is not simply a beautiful guesthouse, but a real hospitality jewel. According to some historical sources it was founded in 1404 as summer residence for Pope Gregory XII and in its private botanic garden of one hectare grows the oldest magnolia tree in Italy, which in 1574 was planted by the cardinal Saint Carlo Borromeo.
Its panoramic porch terrace provides views of the town roofs and neighboring hills and all the building is surrounded by a fabulous romantic garden with fountains, covered parking, automatic gate, tennis court and barbecue zone for unforgettable games, walks, dinners and events outdoors. The rooms are wide, comfortable and offer garden view and come with a living room with TV and sofas, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, and a private bathroom with a hairdryer and a washing machine. A microwave, a fridge and oven are also offered, as well as a kettle and a coffee machine. The administration provides all the products you need for any kind of breakfast and cleans the rooms.
Villa Magnolia can host many kinds of events also indoors thanks to its spacious halls, glazed lounge and rustic tavern with wood oven, kitchenette, cellar, grill, fireplace and barbecue equipment. Moreover, guests can enjoy free WiFi and rent bicycles, badminton and tennis equipment. The property is 5 minutes by car from Lago Maggiore Lake, 30 minutes from Malpensa International Airport, 30 minutes from Switzerland and 50 minutes from Milan and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service and car rental.


Our services

Hospitality & Catering

Breakfast included
Car park
Shuttle to and from the airport
Pets allowed

Other services

Air conditioning
Tennis court
In-hotel safe
Rental bike
Park or garden
Satellite TV

Meeting rooms services

No. rooms: 3
Total seats: 100
Max. capacity as auditory: 70
Max. capacity for banqueting: 100
Access for disabled
Air conditioning
Sound and amplifier system
Natural light

Pet-friendly services

Our facility is equipped to welcome your 4-legged friends. Here is everything we can offer you to make your stay even more enjoyable.

Access to at least 2 shared areas / common spaces
Free availability of bowls and towel
Indications for "dog friendly" services near the structure
Information on a veterinarian available 24h / 7d nearby
All breeds accepted, with any dedicated spaces or restrictions set by the structure
Willingness to prepare food or provide spaces for food preparation
Willingness to accommodate guests in larger rooms and / or with balcony
Availability of courtesy kit with manure collection bags and cleaning wipes
Availability of enclosed space for walking
Dog shower
Dog sitter
First aid kit
Presence of green areas of the structure or outside for a short walk

Dogs admitted with supplement. All information is provided by the structure; VCVB declines all responsibility for the services actually made available. Owners are directly responsible for their pets.

    Lago Maggiore Meeting Industry
    Provincia di Varese
    Consorzio Qualità Miele Varesino