Castle Dal Pozzo

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The history of the Castello Dal Pozzo is ancient, unique and charming, as well as the elegance and luxury of its rooms, making it the most exclusive location of Lake Maggiore. It is 60 km from Milan and its International Airport.

A perfect combination of old world charm and modern comfort, which meet the most demanding needs of the modern traveler.

Catering, coordinated by Executive Chef combines the originality of modern cuisine and refined with the excellence of traditional cuisine.

The Palace is a new concept of hospitality that combines the modern to ancient, the services of a dynamic and exclusive luxury hotel, with the feel of a stately residence.

In the Castle, surrounded by an atmosphere of rare and ancient splendor, the long tradition of elegance and prestige is complemented by the excellent catering to accommodate grand events.

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That of Oleggio, in the province of Novara, and the old residence, property of the Marquis Dal Pozzo d’Annone that arises is a long history, which began in 900, when it was brought to light a Roman fort where, they say, was dislocated the V Legion.

The castrum called Q.Legio, hence the name Olegio, was renamed in 1186 Oleggio Castello Visconti in honor of the building built around 1000.

It was from the shores of Lake Maggiore, the Visconti, around 1200, moved to the domain of the Lordship of Milan, taken in 1277.

In the following centuries, the castle, recently defended the absence of his lords, was the subject of many attacks, intrusion and fire until you get to a partial, but substantial destruction.

Towards the middle of the eighteenth century, the descendants of the Visconti, became of Aragon by permission of King Ferdinand of Naples, through the recovery of those who were now the ruins of the castle, built a residential building.

The Marquis Alberto Visconti d’Aragona, around 1830, was implicated for his active participation in the Carbonari uprisings and, sentenced to death for this crime and expropriation of assets.

The property passed to his sister, the wife of Boniface dal Pozzo d’Annone, originally from Piedmont.

The son Claudio, a great lover of art and architecture, and particularly interested in the movement “Arts and Crafts” by William Morris, redesigned the facility as a Victorian neo-gothic castle surrounded by a majestic and beautiful park.

Nearby is the Palace belonging to the Visconti of Aragon of the eighteenth century, whose structure is made up of the main house, an Italian garden and the ancient barns adjacent to the homes of factors.

Around the year 1860 it was inhabited by the last descendant of Aragon of the Visconti of Milan which, promoter of the unification of Italy, was sentenced to death and expropriated property.

Virginia, his sister, so he received the goods Feudi ancestral.

The building later became home to many local families with the transition of the two World Wars. When Oleggio became a municipality, the palace was the seat of the municipal school in the country.

In a period after it was abandoned and the slow deterioration continued until the idea to restore it with the current destination hotel, especially when choice to revive the town of Oleggio internationally.


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Prices for events:
Weddings: approximate cost € 3,300 rental locations
Corporate Events: cost indicative rental location € 3300
Various events: approximate cost € 3,300 rental locations

€ 15 per person, one drink at the bar “Dal Pozzo 24″ included

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General Info

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  • Rooms : 45
  • Beds : 90
  • Price per Day (Whole House) : 3300€
  • Price per Week (Whole House) : 18000€
  • Price per Day (Room) : 210€
  • Price per Week (Room) : 1200€

Events and Weddings

  • Available Halls : 10
  • Seats : 350


  • Breakfast : 20€
  • Brunch : 25€
  • Lunch : 27€
  • Appetizers & Cocktails : 14€
  • Dinner : 67€


  • Tickets : 15€
  • Open on : Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
  • Opening times : N.A.
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Castle Dal Pozzo

Region : Piedmont

Province : NO

City : Oleggio Castello

Address : Via Visconti, 8

ZIP Code : 28040

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Places of interest nearby:

Borromeo Islands, San Carlo Statue, Mottarone, Lake Orta, Lake Maggiore, Ticino Natural Park

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