A HISTORY OF HOSPITALITY AND LOVE FOR THE LAKE.
Turn of the century: Antonio Passera opens the first restaurant on a steamboat.
1920’s: The family takes over management of the Hotel San Gottardo, which becomes the best in the city.
1940’s: The Passera family takes over the management of the Terminus.
1958: The family acquires Villa Flori, built by Marquis Raimondi in 1859.
1985: The third generation of Passera takes the helm of what would soon become LarioHotels in the person of Antonello, son of Gianni, with a top-notch academic and professional pedigree.
1988: Villa Flori is expanded and opens the renowned Ristorante Raimondi.
1991: The renovation of the Hotel Terminus begins, officially reopening in 1994.
2013: Bianca, Antonello’s sister and marketing and communication expert, takes up the challenge of launching the Posta Design Hotel, a completely new concept of hospitality for LarioHotels and for Como as well, a boutique hotel with three-star charm and lots of great design. During the same year, Bianca recruits her nephew Luigi, and a new chapter of ‘double generation management’ begins.