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Hotel Delfino

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Casserinetta 6, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
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Ranked #11 of 41 hotels in Lugano
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Thoiry, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

I'm twice a month in Lugano for my job and always at Delfino. I must say that I never had a single reason to complain. Delfino provides a constant quality and I appreciate that very much. The room is clean and comfortable and the people there are just perfect. Ideally located, close to lake and train station.

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Seon, Aargau, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We had three great days @ the Delfino's. Specially the meal in the evening with very attentive personnel we enjoyed much. The room was clean with enough spaces even for some working. The hotel is good situated, few steps to the lake and nearby the motorway into Lugano.

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

1.great location hop on bus number 2 from Lugano Main train station,5 minutes get off at stop Santa Brigitta,5 steps onto the steps of Delfino. 2.Hotel reception ( staff Mariame)prepares all tourist info,offer of free local transport voucher 3.restaurant &bar& swimming pool with proud & kept gardens& good breakfast & fast wireless affordable access. 4.Easy travel Lugano centre, use bus... More

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Durban, South Africa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We spent 3 nights in total at the hotel but not in succession - our first stay was for 2 nights and then we enjoyed an overnight stay en route Toscano back to Zurich - what a welcoming and comfortable stay on both occasions . The rooms with a lake view were spacious and comfortable - we stayed on the... More

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Stuttgart, Germany
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34 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here early weekday, early January. The hotel is located close to the center in a slightly elevated area with partial views. The hotel restaurant and cafe area also features an outside terrace with pool area. Hotel style is slightly outdated ("Swiss Senior Citizen Style" ... Excuse my cynicism), but the whole property is very well kept and 100% clean.... More

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Hollywood, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This was a really nice hotel. The room was well-appointed. The pool area was very attractive. The staff was courteous and helpful. And the breakfast was the best we had in any of the hotels we stayed in while we were in Switzerland. It's quite a hike from the funicular, but the accomodations at the price make it more than... More

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Los Angeles, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Pros: great room, nice to go for a swim, reasonable price, VERY helpful English speaking staff, great breakfast. only con is that it is a bit of a walk to the pedestrian area/lake. I'd stay here again!

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22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

It's like having to pay extra for having an telephone or tv in my room. Another way to collect money from the guests. Room is quite ok, but it smells in there. I guess it's because of the old carpeting on the floor which has seen it's better days. Mr. Payne's Mattress-check is again ruthless and unforgiven: THE MATTRESSES are... More

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Punta del Este, Uruguay
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

..but lousy restaurant. Add-on charges. Poor Internet (extra 5,00) connection.

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Buffalo, New York
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

We very much enjoyed our stay. Lovely walk to the city center and lake. Our room had a gorgeous view of the lake and mountains, was quiet enough that even at night we could leave the door to our patio open for the wonderful air.

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Address: Via Casserinetta 6, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Lugano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Delfino 3.5*
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The Delfino is close to lakeshore and next to the center. The owner family is managing the hotel since almost 30 years with their individual style. All rooms dispose of balcony and all comforts, like AC, Flat Screen-TV and W-Lan. During the summer season, make the most of the heated outdoor swimming pool and its relaxing, fully furnished, surroundings.Our Restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine with fresh products an typical regional dishes. ... more   less 
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