The 4-star Hotel Piccolo Vela is situated in the heart of Desenzano, next to the lake. Standing in its own gardens, the hotel has a restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pool and a sun terrace. The rooms are air conditioned and feature a telephone, television, radio, minibar, safe and a hairdryer.
In 2011 the Hotel Piccolo Vela won Great Rail Journeys' Gold Award for its excellent food, and in 2012 won Gold for overall quality across the Italy region. Completing the trifecta of award categories, in 2013 the hotel received the Gold Award for customer service.