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Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland

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Viale Castagnola 31LuganoTI6906Switzerland

Luxury hotel in Lugano with 3 restaurants, spa
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free*!
Exceptional9.6
Pool
Great pool
Cleanliness
Clean
Amenities
Great amenities
Service
Fantastic service
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Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland

from Rs26,884
  • Standard Double Room
  • Junior Suite
  • Suite
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Junior Suite
  • Junior Suite Executive
  • Double Room Garden Floor
  • Single Room
  • Double or Twin Room, Courtyard View

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 74 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • Free valet parking

  • Extended parking *

Other information

  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • 3 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Beach towels
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Sofa bed
  • Sofa bed size
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Clarins Wellness Corner has 2 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, massages, facials, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

The spa is open daily. Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Dining

Le Relais - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Ristorante Arté al Lago - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Open select days.

La Rucola - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland’s small print

Also known as

  • Grand Hotel Castagnola
  • Villa Castagnola Hotel
  • Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola Lugano
  • Grand Villa Castagnola Lugano
  • Grand Villa Castagnola
  • Grand Hotel Lugano
  • Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola
  • Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola au Lac
  • Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola au Lac Lugano
  • Grand Villa Castagnola au Lac
  • Grand Villa Castagnola au Lac Lugano
  • Villa au Lac
  • Villa Castagnola
  • Villa Castagnola au Lac

Policies

This hotel will place a credit card pre-authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Children under 13 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 6.10 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Optional extras

Self parking costs CHF 20 per night

Extended parking costs CHF 25 per night

Rollaway beds are available for CHF 120 per night

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 50.00 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland

Landmarks

  • Heart of Lugano
  • Swiss Alps - 1 min walk
  • Funicolare Monte Brè - Cassarate Station - 1 min walk
  • Lake Lugano - 2 min walk
  • Lugano Exhibition Centre - 8 min walk
  • Palazzo dei Congressi - 15 min walk
  • Parco Ciani - 16 min walk
  • University of Lugano - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 20 min drive
  • Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) - 65 min drive
  • Lugano Station - 10 min drive
  • Melide Station - 17 min drive
  • Rivera Bironico Station - 21 min drive
  • Free valet parking
  • Extended parking (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 54 reviews

Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Heaven
The best vacation I’ve ever had. The most lovely hotel and staff.
A Traveller, us2 night trip
Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Don't miss it if you are in Lugano
Room cleaning services are very impressive and the hotel staff is one of the most professional staff
Yasser, us5 night trip
Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
The perfect Hotel
Amazingly perfect Hotel. From booking to reception, wonderful rooms, absolutely clean, friendly staff, wonderful location, perfect breakfast-buffet and restaurant, excellent drinks in the bar. We spent a fantastic long weekend.
Marco, us3 night trip
Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Very Good8.0
Great location by the lake
Great hotel and location overlooking the lake. Nice garden and great sunbathing terrace by the lake. Food was good overall but quality a bit inconsistent.
Fabio, gb5 night trip
Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Exceptional10.0
Hotel but like Private Art museum
Amazing with so many private collection of paintings & sculptures indoor & outdoor. Value for money especially with huge room & private garden balcony. Restaurant service for both breakfast & dinner is tip top 5 star standard without doubt .
Koon Seng, sg1 night trip

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Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland

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