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Hotel Al Boccalino

Via Borromini 27, Melide 6815, Switzerland
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Melide
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Woubrugge, Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Al Boccalino has nice rooms, some with a gorgious view on Lake Lugano (we had one of these rooms). But the hotel is charming because of the hosts. They really like what they are doing so as a guest you feel very welcome. The rooms of the hotel are comfortable and clean. We could use a small parking garage.... More

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Sentosa Island, Singapore
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attractive small hotel &restaurant. Nice place and from the top floor room ,you can see the lake! Unfortunately no toiletries in the bathroom !:( It was clean ,thank you for this,and the staff try to be friendly ! I think if they upgrade a little bit their service and their smiles..gonna be lovely. Breakfast was ok,croissant and coffee,butter and marmalade... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
29 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

If you don`t wish to stay in Lugano take a few minutes drive to Melide and book your room at this cosy, family running hotel and restaurant. There is some scent of eighties in the room, but overall it is charming. Restaurant serves lake fish meals and local crafted wines. Parking on the street.

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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

"!": A family-run hotel/restaurant which keeps authentic at that. Would recommend it if this your cup of tea: expect no shiny bells and whistles, expect certainly no corporate logo; expect personal service from the owners, expect a cozy place - and expect the restaurant to be full on Saturday night even outside the tourist season. For good reason, that one.... More

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Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

We Stayed in this hotel with Family and kids for 3 nights in May 12 . The Best part of this hotel was the warm hospitality and helpfulness of the owner Ms Pizzolalato ( was an added advantage that she could speak very good English ) Another good point was its location . Walking distance from the Lake / Swiss... More

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Hong Kong, China
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

I were staying in the hotel for 3 nights, we found this is very comfortable in terms of level cleaningness, room space, bathroom size..etc Nice: 1) The hotel locates in a quiet small street, very quiet at night. (night means after 11.00PM as the hotel restaurant closes at around 1100PM..before that there would be some noise from downstairs..) 2) The... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2010

(+) Hotel offered reasonable price for a roomy 4-bed room (+) The lady owner was friendly and helpful (+) Railway station, Boat terminal to Lugano and Swiss miniature are reachable by foot (-) Hotel is above the restaurant - may get a little noisy in summer if you are an early sleeper (-) There was no airconditioning - nights could... More

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Address: Via Borromini 27, Melide 6815, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Melide
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