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Lido comunale di Lugano

Address: Viale Castagnola, Lugano, Switzerland
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Ranked #10 of 24 Attractions in Lugano
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

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 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Lugano is a very chilled city, and the lido just epitomises this. There are many places to sit both in the sun and shade (grassy, beach etc) both of which give easy access to the lake and the swimming pools. The lake is beautiful, stretching out into the mountains, however it can be a little dirty - I suppose this... More

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Milan, Italy
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Lugano has a lot to offer & the promenade is a beautiful place to walk or take a boat ride. Lake Lugano is gorgeous. Not far from Como, Italy. You do have to pay to cross the border - 40 Swiss francs - but the ticket is good for a year. We love to visit Lugano - which is in... More

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Surf City USA
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311 reviews 311 reviews
119 attraction reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

This is a top-notch aquatic facility right in the heart of Lugano. But the lake itself is such a stunner, you might not be interested in a swimming pool right next to it!

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Bellinzona, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

I went here with some friends and their families (2 young kids). The Lido has a beach to go swimming in the lake of Lugano (depending on the season, the water can be a little cool for me). At this lido, they also have some swimming pools. The grassy areas where you can sit fill up very quickly, so don't... More

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