Palazzo Baldesar / Mantua

  • l'Arco Living Room
  • Il Leone Kitchen To Bedroom
  • l'Arco Bedroom To Living Room
  • La Torre From Above
  • La Torre Nobile Stairway
  • Il Leone Fireplace
  • La Torre Office And Dining Room
  • Il Leone Living Room To Bedroom
  • La Torre Palazzo Baldesar Facade
  • Il Leone Living Room To Bedroom
  • La Torre Palazzo Bicycle
  • l'Aquila Kitchen
  • La Torre Palazzo Dining
  • l'Aquila Living Space
  • La Torre Piano Nobile
  • l'Aquila Loft Bedroom
  • La Torre Piano Nobile
  • La Torre Piazzo Sordello
  • l'Arco Bedroom
  • La Torre View Of Mantua
  • l'Arco Kitchen
  • Palazzo Baldesar
  • Palazzo Baldesar
  • l'Arco Living Room To Bedroom
  • La Torre Balcony
  • La Torre Entrance Courtyard
  • Celeste Bedroom
  • La Torre Exterior Tower
  • Celeste View Of Mantova
  • Il Leone Bedroom
Rates on request
2 – 12
In Village/TownWalk to Village/ServicesCar FreeParkingA/CInternet/Wi-FiTVTerrace/Balcony Ground floor bed/bathBuilding elevator
Top Features

Splendid palace apartments on the central square of a remarkable UNESCO site.

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Palazzo Baldesar is a 12th century palace in the heart of Mantua. This hidden gem that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008. The palace offers wonderful, unique accommodations that combine ancient grandeur with modern luxury. Palazzo Baldesar is the oldest palace in town and is located just across from the legendary Palazzo Ducale.

Mantua is just south of Verona and the Veneto region, less than 30 minutes from Verona airport. Besides its artistic and historical treasures, Mantua excels for its food tradition and wide range of choice in activities from boat excursions on the lakes surrounding the town to the bicycle tracks connecting the town to Lake Garda. This is a region rich in both culture and nature, conveniently located close to Bologna, Venice and Milan. There are many possibilities for excursions, including visits to Verona, Sabbioneta and Lake Garda (40 minutes), or Cremona, the town of the violin makers (1 hour). Personalized excursions and guided tours of the area can be organized on request.

Guests enter the palace through the massive wooden doors and pass along an elegant courtyard where they can park their car, although it is also possible to stay at the palazzo without a car.

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Palazzo Baldesar

L'Aquila (sleeps 2 +2)

  • Living area with double sofa bed
  • Fully equipped kitchenette
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Queen bed in the loft (open to the living room so there is not total privacy if the sofa bed is also used)

For additional details, visit L'Aquila.

Il Leone (sleeps 2 +2)

  • Elevator access
  • Unique one-room open plan suite with decorative ancient fireplace
  • Large window with a view of Palazzo Ducale and the square
  • Alcove queen bed
  • Living area with sofa bed
  • Minibar

For additional details, visit Il Leone.

Celeste (sleeps 2)

  • Elevator access
  • Queen bed
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Air conditioning, Wi-Fi and television

For additional details, visit Celeste.

L'Arco (sleeps 2)

  • Elevator access
  • Open plan suite
  • Large living room area with spectacular windows offering the best view of town
  • Alcove queen bed
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Minibar

For addtional details, visit L'Arco.

La Torre (sleeps 2)

  • Terrace offering 360 degree views
  • Bedroom with antique furnishings, 12th-century frescoed walls and a large canopied bed
  • Modern bathroom with large shower, 10 steps down from the main room
  • Tea/coffee maker and microwave

For additional details, visit La Torre.

Parking is available only on request and at additional cost (€ 20 per day).


  • Terrace/Balcony
  • In a village/townWalk to village/services
  • Car FreeParking
  • PhoneInternet/Wi-Fi
  • TV (satellite)
Climate Control
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Ground floor bed/bathBuilding elevator
  • La Torre and L'Aquila may not be suitable for guests with walking difficulties.

Rates & Availability

Rates and Availability


Minimum Stay
3 days
Arrival Day


Rates available on request. Please inquire.

Additional Information

  • Linens
  • Utilities
  • Continental breakfast
  • WiFi Internet
  • Final cleaning
  • Local head tax due in cash in Euros upon arrival.
  • Private parking is available upon request at €20/day.
  • Transfer service is available upon request at an additional fee.
  • There is no phone available for use



Verona, Sabbioneta and Lake Garda40 min
Cremona1 hr
Verona Airport33 min
Bologna Airport1 hr 17 min
Venice Airport1 hr 37 min
Milan Linate Airport1 hr 45 min
Milan Malpensa Airport2 hr 22 min

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