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Lido comunale di Lugano

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Address: Viale Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
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An impressive public lido

50m pool, diving pool, kids pool, lots of grass, beach by lake, pontoons on lake, cafe, bar, good facilities...it has it all. Though you pay for it (expensive entrance) and it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

50m pool, diving pool, kids pool, lots of grass, beach by lake, pontoons on lake, cafe, bar, good facilities...it has it all. Though you pay for it (expensive entrance) and it gets busy. The lake is also not good for actual swimming, just for paddling.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Good day out. Full of space and pools for any need. Perfect for a family with all the comfort you might need. There is even a sand beach directly on the lake in case you do not like pools. You can rent chaise longue and beach umbrella Value for money!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Well-kept and tidy with four pools and a sand beach at the Lake of Lugano, this is a very nice place for swimmers and sun-bathers of all ages. There is a restaurant with good food and a cocktail bar. We stopped here on a very hot day for a few hours on our way to Tuscany. Lido di Lugano is... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I paid to get access to the pool and lake area for the afternoon. I found it worth it as I used the lap pool before I headed to the beach to tan. If you have young kids with you it would be worth it as there are lifeguards, kid activities, showers and everything else. If you don't plan on... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

On the lake you could find few places like this, this is one of the biggest and the most crowded. I use to go in other places, smaller but much more comfortable like Lido Riva Caccia.

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We are two American adult couples, travelling through France, Italy and Switzerland for a few weeks. On our way out of Varese, Italy (we were on our way to Bern, Switzerland), we decided to stop at the Lido and get some swimming and R&R in. The pools were the cleanest I have ever seen, anywhere. The grassy area was immaculate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Amazing place with amazing view, very spacious. Would recommend for all the sun seekers, you can swim both in a pool and in a lake! Might be crowded on weekends, but there is really a lot of space not like in other Lidos I have been.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Lido is a good place to relax. I was laying on the grass area, and there where no noise or annoying kids running around. The pool is very good with wide lanes. Unfortunately the 10 meter tower was closed that day. There a are lot of lifeguards around the pools. It's a little expensive, if you only need to... More 

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Cheviot
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Wonderful area by the lake with a sandy beach and several swimming pools to suit all ages and stages. Lovely grassy areas for picnics with plenty of shade from the trees.

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wetherby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We've holidayed in the area for years - all the kids want to do is "LIDO". Great views of the lake & mountains - also good value. With small kids, the number of life guards on duty is a real comfort.

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