Built in 1926, this air-conditioned hotel with a garden and terrace includes 75 rooms across 2 floors. Amongst the hotel's facilities count a foyer with 24-hour reception, safe, a currency exchange counter, a cloakroom, lifts and a café. In addition, guests are able to take advantage of the piano bar with live music every evening, 5 conference rooms, public Internet access with WLAN access (for a fee), a laundry service (added fee), a car park as well as a garage (also for an added fee). The restaurant Principe Leopoldo features tapestry-covered walls, comfortable chairs, marble floors and subtle lighting. The star of the hotel is Dario Ranza, who has been managing the kitchen for 12 years.
This historical hotel is located by the beautiful banks of the lake, sheltered by Monte Brè (on the east bank) and San Salvatore (on the west bank). This south-facing seaside resort, Lugano, is highly valued during the low season (spring and autumn). The villa is located in a former royal residence on the top of the Golden Hill. From here, guests are able to enjoy a majestic view of the city and Lugano Lake. The city centre, nightclubs and shopping opportunities are located within around a 10-minute drive from the hotel. From the train station guests are just 5 minutes away from the hotel.
Junior Suites are located in the main Villa Building, standard room are located at the annexed building the residence. The large junior suites in the villa are 60 m² and overlook the lake or the garden. The particularly comfortable, 41 m² rooms offer a cosy lounge area, a bathroom as well as a terrace or a patio. In addition, facilities include a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio, a minibar, a double or king-size bed and individually adjustable heating and air conditioning as well as a hire safe.
Leisure facilities include a heated outdoor pool, a pool bar, a Jacuzzi, a sauna, a wide range of massage offerings (charges apply), tennis and table tennis games as well as a gym.
Guests may serve themselves at the breakfast buffet. Guests may book bed and breakfast. The breakfast is served in the Building of Aaccomodation
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted in the hotel.
Arriving by plane: a complimentary shuttle service runs from Lugano-Agno airport on request. Malpensa-Milano airport: a shuttle can be booked from this airport. By train: a complimentary shuttle service also runs from Lugano train station on request. Arriving by car: exit the motorway at Lugano South and drive towards Lago. Stay in the left lane on reaching the first set of lights take a further left and drive towards Ponte Tresa. The hotel is only around 3 km from the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
King size bed