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Lido comunale di Lugano

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Address: Viale Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
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Clean, beautiful place to swim and see the mountains, with one small quirk...

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Burlington, Canada
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7 reviews
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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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Jersey City, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Great views! Great facility! Great atmosphere! Many things in Switzerland but this is a bargain for an outdoor activity in the summer. It has everything you need and you can stay all day! It was a present surprise to find this place.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

The Lido is a good place when you have nothing to do on a weekend. You can go there with your friends or children and enjoy a good day. The entrance is not cheap nor expensive but the food in there is very expensive. You have sandwiches and fried potatoes and other simple food but the prices are high for... More 

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Port Townsend, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

The is a main square with buildings covered in cascading flower boxes. On certain days they hold open air markets, festivals & cinema, otherwise just sit at a cafe with an espresso and soak it all in. In this area of Switzerland, the variety of languages you'll hear are amazing!

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Address: Viale Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Swiss Alps  >  Canton of Ticino  >  Lugano

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