Milano Malpensa international airport  can be reached in 20 minutes by car. There's a well served railway connection to Varese via Milan 
A bus service is availble from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 to Gallarate and Varese.
There's a closer international airport in Lugano (Switzerland)  with flights arriving from many European cities. Swiss International Airline, Flybaboo and Darwin Airline offer discount web special prices to Lugano from many parts of Europe.
Varese is very well connected to Milan by Trenitalia and Ferrovie Nord railway network  and by an eight-lane motorway (A8, the Autostrada dei Laghi). Because of heavy traffic, it is strongly recommended not to drive during working days.
Hotel Ungheria, Viale Borri 98, 21100, Varese - Tel. +39.0332.264.325 - Fax +39.0332.264.256 - Web site: . The Hotel Ungheria distinguishes itself among the hotels of Varese for its warm hospitality and its elegant surroundings. Reception (24h), common hall and lounges (equipped with wi-fi internet connections), including a cozy parlor with original furnishings from the 1800’s, are all pervaded by a warm and cordial feeling, making the Hotel Ungheria one of the most appreciated 3 star hotels in Varese. Double room starting from €70. Be aware though, it's very popular among street prostitutes.
Hotel Europa, Piazza Beccaria 1, 21100 Varese - Tel. +39.0332.280170 - Fax. +39.0332.234325 - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org - Web site . An inviting small palazzo from the early 1800s, whose neoclassic entryway opens directly into the narrow streets and piazzas of the historic town centre – an area called "La Brera" (picturesque zone) by varesinas – where one finds gathering places, pubs, restaurants and the very elegant stores characteristic of old Varese. The hotel's private, secure parking area, garden and internationally-known restaurant combine to create a small oasis in the busy town centre. The administration of the hotel is inspired by the highest principles of professionalism and efficiency; but at the same time care is taken to maintain the familiar atmosphere that makes the Hotel Europa especially pleasant and comfortable. The hotel was granted the "Mark of Quality" in 2002, and has maintained this high standard ever since.