The Experience

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda

The first jewel of the Lefay Resorts Collection, partner of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World, has been conceived and realized according to the innovative Lefay concept of overall wellness, which embraces the entire holiday experience.  A concept which can be found in the Resort vital Mediterranean cuisine, in the wide indoor and outdoor spaces, in the beautiful surrounding nature and peaceful silence. The Lefay Wellness concept is also very sensitive to the environment. This is why at Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda everything, from the interior design to the local materials and the building shapes were conceptualized and fashioned respecting the surrounding landscape and environment. Welcome to the new Lefay Luxury, a different holiday for anyone willing to look beyond things, who still whishes to be surprised and who loves to get lost and then find themselves again.

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda is situated on the western shore of Lake Garda in the heart of the Riviera of Lemons, whose splendid landscapes and air perfumed with the sweet fragrance of lemons have inspired beautiful verses from the great poets who stayed there, such as D. H. Lawrence and J.W.Goethe.  The resort sits among the hills of the historic town of Gargnano in the heart of theUpperGardaNaturePark and offers a wonderful view over the largest and brightest mirror of fresh water in Italy: Lake Garda or Benaco.  The bright environment, mild climate, rich vegetation and splendid landscapes that create a backdrop to interesting historic monuments and numerous cultural and folklore events make Lake Garda a unique destination that is able to welcome visitors and those who enjoy holidays of relaxation, sport, fun and good food.

The Guests Rooms at Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda, are designed according to the Lefay Wellness concept in order to capture the beauty and the sensation of nature right into the room. Wide spaces, natural fabrics, precious materials including Italian marbles, olive tree and Italian walnut woods together with advanced technologies provide Guests with small luxuries, which give emphasis to great care and attention to details.

The Spa

The Lefay Spa is an exclusive temple to wellness, where mind and body are regenerated through rediscovery of genuine emotions and a sense of inner harmony. Here wellness is everywhere: in the sunlight that streams through the large windows, in the wonderful gardens, in the water of the swimming pools and in the magical atmosphere that envelops everything.  The Scientific Committee has created the “Lefay Spa Method” to restore balance and fully rejuvenate the body, soul and spirit of guests through the restoration of vital energy and rediscovery of a healthy and discerning lifestyle.

The Lefay Spa Method offers health and beauty programmes that include unique, tailored treatments, such as energetic massages, energising-constitutional hydrotherapy, physical rebalancing activities, phytotherapy and dietary programmes with various objectives: losing weight, relieving stress, assisting posture, getting into physical shape and combating the signs of ageing.  Those who seekinnovation in wellness programmes will find in Lefay Spa the opportunity to enjoy unique experiences and never-felt-before sensations, in a place where East and West blend in perfect harmony with the surrounding environment.

Lefay Vital Gourmet

The Lefay Vital Gourmet concept is an important element of the overall Lefay philosophy.  It offers a modern take on the traditional Mediterranean diet, using only fresh and seasonal local produce, especting seasons and their rhythm, looking for quality products, enhancing the ingredients freshness.

A light menu is available for guests watching their weight “La Leggerezza nell’Essere”, a detoxifying and to a certain extent low-calorie dietary approach whose purpose is to ensure energy supply without having to renounce the flavors and genuineness of the exquisite Mediterranean cuisine.

The main restaurant “La Grande Limonaia” is situated on the upper floor of the Resort and offers a perfect setting for real Mediterranean food and wine experience with a spectacular view of Lake Garda. A unique breakfast buffet is served and it is possible to enjoy delicious dinners in a scented lemon grove.

The  picturesque “Trattoria La Vigna” offers a wide selection of culinary dishes; during summer time, Mediterranean flavors can be tasted in the refreshing shade of the vines pergolas. In winter, typical Italian recipes can be enjoyed at the warmth of the fireplace.

The bar is situated on the ground floor on a wide terrace, it is the perfect location to enjoy a cocktail or a soft-drink overlooking the stunning sunset and the spectacular view of Lake Garda, while listening to embracing piano notes. In “La Sala Caminetto” you may spend relaxing moments reading a book, playing with the board games at your disposal in the room or by simply wondering off with your sight onto the reathtaking surrounding panorama.USEFUL INFORMATION

Lefay Shop

The Lefay Shop is located within the Spa. The shop sells Lefay SPA products, Lefay herbal teas and the Lefay Vital Gourmet extra virgin olive oil. Thalgo and Charme D’Orient products are also available.


Internet connections are available in all rooms through ADSL connection. Furthermore we would like to inform you that according to our global wellness philosophy and in order to limit the electromagnetic exposure of our guests we decided not to introduce Wi-Fi facilities inside the Resort.


The Resort offers a covered garage with valet parking service, free of charge.


A free shuttle service to Gargnano is available at the Resort, from 10 am to 7 pm. Reception can also organise private limousines, taxis and transfer services.

Paolino’s Club

Paolino’s Club is Lefay’s children’s club for our younger guests aged 3 and above and is open everyday from 11.00 to 19.00. Baby sitting is available on request.


The Resort is situated next to the prestigious Bogliaco Golf Club, which offers all Lefay Guests reduced green fees and has golf bags for rent and toransfer service.


Our reception team will be happy to help guests organise visits to local events and places of interest, including the outdoor activities available on Lake Garda.


The resort’s rooms have been designed using natural materials and advanced technology. In order to maintain a comfortable environment smoking is not permitted in any room and other part of the resort. For smokers, we offer a Cigar Lounge with a complete selection of the best cigars and distillates from all over the world to be enjoyed with a soft and relaxing music background.

What to Bring

At the time of check-in, we will provide you with a Spa Bag containing  a towel for the swimming pool. Furthermore you will find a pair of flip flop and a bathrobe in your bedroom. We recommend that you bring with you a tracksuit and trainers for fitness activities and the outdoor trails.

Terms & Conditions

Hotel Closure:

January 6-30, 

Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda is an enchanting oasis in which to relax and rejuvenate. Situated on 27 acres of parkland along the western shores of Lake Garda, this destination resort revolves around its guests’ total health and well-being: The superb spa tailors treatments to help you achieve your personal goals, be it losing weight or managing stress. Take in stunning lake views from any of the 90 junior suites and suites; all are designed so as to let you feel at one with nature. And the gourmet menu offers a fresh, seasonal take on traditional Mediterranean cuisine.

The Lefay SPA includes the “Water and Fire” area with a number of saunas and healing hydropools, as well as a unique salt bath rich in Dead Sea salts.Distance from Verona Airport (VRN): 55 mi/89 km Guests Receive:

  • For 2014 & 2015
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily Buffet breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • A complimentary lunch or dinner for up to two people per room
    • once during stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities
  • $100 USD Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay
    • per room (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • For stays of at least 4 nights:
    • One access to the salt lake ‘;La Luna nel Lago’; per person One massage ‘;Scambio nel vento’; (50 minutes) per person
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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