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Swiss Diamond Hotel Lugano

5.0 of 5 Riva Lago Olivella, Morcote 6921, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The Swiss diamond hotel reeks opulence. I have never stayed in a more over the top opulent hotel and I mean this in a good way. You just feel rich which sadly ends for people like me who are not rich after the one night stay. The hotel has a shuttle bus which runs on the hour to Lugano and... More 

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Lodz, Poland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The localization is perfect .If additionaly you take the room witha a view to Lugano Lake .....unforgetable . The only problem is that the hotel has several kind of rooms and twice they wanted to give me something worse than I have paid. Rooms are clean with solid furnitures , very good bedding and towels. Breakfast very good.

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Dunedin, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Had the pleasure of staying at the Swiss Diamond Hotel and it is beautiful in every way. The staff is superb. Our room, although small, was very luxurious, plush and 5 star all the way. The property is absolutely beautiful and very well-kept. Breakfast was wonderful. Not being from the area, we were disappointed when the hotel shuttle drove so... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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165 reviews 165 reviews
66 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

On the back of deciding to do a spur of the moment shopping trip in Foxtown, we booked the Swiss Diamond Hotel due to its proximity and late night check in. We arrived at the hotel around 10PM. Whilst we had asked for a double bed, the hotel only had twin rooms left and would only consider giving us a... More 

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New York City, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
68 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I spent two nights at the Swiss Diamond in late August with my fiance. We were lucky with the weather one day - amazing clear views of Lake Lugano, and a beautiful pool and garden/sitting area beside the lake from which to enjoy it. The hotel overall is very well appointed, in a classic style; I especially recommend the spa/pool... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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38 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I stayed for two nights in the Swiss Diamond. The location is impressive by the lake shore, with magnificent views and access to the lake. The room was nice and totally at the level you would expect of a 5 start 'old school' hotel in Switzerland. This means contained luxury, furniture and facilities of 25 years ago, but well taken... More 

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ontario
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband and I are currently here for one more night and already I miss this place!!! On a trip though Italy we decided to splurge! This is not normally something we can afford to do but are so glad we did!!! From the warmth of all the staff(as we only speak English) to the atmosphere and services!!! AMAZING!!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This is a superb hotel, I think probably the best in Lugano area. The quality at everything was phenomenal. Where to start ... the staff was very friendly. The hotel room was perfect, and I mean it: classy, spacious, very clean, everything was either new or perfectly maintained, the bathroom was outstanding, the bath had hydro-massage, and more. The hotel... More 

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Zug, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I went there for a weekend with a friend. The service was welcoming and professional. We had lunch, dinner and breakfast there and the food was also of a good quality. Lunch and breakfast were served in the terrace overlooking Lugano lake which was breathtakingly beautiful. The room was spacious and classy, with a nice big bathroom, both very clean.... More 

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Lugano
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

The Swiss Diamond Hotel in Morcote (About 9 Kilometers from Lugano) is a real good hotel, even it is situated isolated from any Shopping or "Action" area. The Hotel has very polite staff, knowledgeable and helpful. The rooms are elegantly decorated and the wellness area is also up mto top standards (maybe a Little bit too small, only 6 resting... More 

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Address: Riva Lago Olivella, Morcote 6921, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Morcote
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Swiss Diamond Hotel Lugano 5*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Swiss Diamond Resort Olivella
Swiss Diamond Hotel Lugano Switzerland/Swiss Alps - Morcote

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