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Maraini Resort

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Via Massagno 36, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Lugano, Switzerland
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42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I put my parents for Christmas in Maraini Resort, close to my home. I went to check the rooms and I was impressed for such a kind of quality for the price I was paying. They gave them a double room flat with kitchen, all comforts and terrace with lake view, very clean and nice. The location is perfect, it's... More 

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MarainiResort2015, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Maraini Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pietro, thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad to know you have found our apartments as equipped with all comforts, nice and clean. We thank you especailly for having underlined the good ratio price-quality, which is something that usually is barely mentioned and that we are working hard for keeping it this way. Hope to... More 

Bruchsal, Germany
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79 reviews
49 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Very large, nice and newly renovated room with balcony, fully equipped kitchenette and nice bathroom. The location was fairly convenient for exploring Lugano, though we didn't have much of a lake view from our room or balcony. Located in a park-like setting. The two negatives were the price of breakfast (CHF 18/person/day) and the deplorably bad WiFi connection. Parking was... More 

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MarainiResort2015, Direttore at Maraini Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are glad to know you like our apartments and thank you for your kind review! Price-quality ratio is a very important issue for us and we are working hard in order to offer always better services at fair prices. Therefore, we are planning to add a new Wi-fi system to the next hotel renovation plan. In addition,... More 

North Ferriby, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We stayed in the apartments at the side of the main hotel. We arrived slightly late around 8pm so had a very brief run down of things like use of the pool, car parking, etc as the reception shut at 8pm. This caused a few problems as it wasnt clear on how the car parking token worked and we had... More 

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MarainiResort2015, Direttore at Maraini Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, we are glad that you have enjoyed your stay and thank you for your positive comments about the room, its cleanliness and its beautiful view on the city and the lake. We apologize for the inconvenience you had and kindly ask you to communicate us as soon as they occur so that we are able to solve it... More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

If you have kids and want to visit Lugano...Go for it! Spacious rooms, kitchen woth full equipment, , cleam, green, quiet, extremely helpful staff (1st time in my life we found a special didning set for our toddler prepared in the room - so cute!!!) Maciek

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MarainiResort2015, Direttore at Maraini Resort, responded to this review

Dear Maciek, thank you for your enthusiastic review! We are glad you have enjoyed your stay here and hope to welcome you back soon! Kindest Regards More 

Nashville, TN
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37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I booked this hotel in Lugano because it was a good deal less than the traditional hotels in Lugano. The price was right, but it is not really a resort. I'm sure that you've read previous reviews that these are actually apartments within a nursing home/retirement community. Don't be put off by that. We would not have even known this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

We came to Lugano by buss from the Malpensa airport and took taxi from the station to the hotel, but there was no need to do it, because the hotel is only 5 (or less) minutes aways from the station by walk. We came at 10 p.m. and the reception was closed, so they left the key in the box... More 

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48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The Maraini complex is a little odd, being part hotel and part clinic, but I thought the advantages well outweighed the peculiarities. In any case, it means it has good facilities including its own grounds and a pool, and is quiet. There is no getting away from the fact that Lugano is hilly and the Maraini resort is at the... More 

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54 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Let me start by saying we were not given any instructions for how to check in on Sunday. Maraini Resort is located in a complex of many buildings-a retirement community. We arrived and walked around the compound for a while before asking a waitress who ended up "checking in" for us. Turns out there was no one at the front... More 

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Rheinfelden, Aargau, Switzerland
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110 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

The resort is easy to reach by car and by train though not necessarily easy to find. Walking distance to the city is less then 1 km, partially alongside one of the busy roads in town and as the resort is placed in the upper part of the city - as the main station is - the way back from... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Stayed here for two nights last week. The apartments are enormous, the views are stunning and there is a good gym and swimming pool. It is only a ten minute walk to the station and the walk into town is easy. The walk back is harder (uphill), but there's always the funicular. Can thoroughly recommend.

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