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Hotel Walter au Lac

Piazza Rezzonico 7, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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New York City, New York
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457 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The position of this hotel gives you everything you need. A view of the lake from your room and the breakfast area, central location for parking, shopping, eating and visiting the new concert hall. The rooms are traditionally European with a double bed being two singles combined. It does not pretend to be the newest, most glamourous hotel in the... More 

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Centereach, New York
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33 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

In Lugano, it was all about the view from our room! We had a 2 room apartment.. which was just two single rooms with a common bathroom. The Balcony from one of the bedrooms gave a front lake view and also a side view of the city. It was absolutely amazing! We were only in Lugano for one night but... More 

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Quezon City
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45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

I can never forget how wonderful it was to wake up and see the lake from comfort of your bed. We stayed on the 4th floor of the hotel fronting Lake Lugano. From our own balcony you could see the whole stretch of the lake,the neighboring towns and snow capped mountains. Simply beautiful. Our hotel is perhaps 5 meters from... More 

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Evergreen, Colorado
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Walter Du Lac and think it is a fabulous place to stay if you're looking for a historic hotel on lake Lugano, in the middle of old town. Excellent breakfast in a lovely dining room overlooking the lake with he most delightful wait staff. The service was exceptional! Beautifully decorated rooms with high end bedding,... More 

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Holbaek, Denmark
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Super hotel with a great view over the lake. Nice sunny roof terrasse. Carpark 500 meter away - remember to get a parking card from reception when you leave. Just in the center of all in Lugano. We come again.

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your good review. We are waiting for your next visit! More 

L'Aquila, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

After many years, I had the necessity to come to Lugano. Last time I came, the San Carlino "Wood Church" of the great Architect Botta was still on the lake. For a strange combination of the destiny, I found a room in the "Hotel Walter at lac". Nothing has changed since I had been here last time, maybe more than... More 

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your visit. Every year we make renovations. The rooms on 1st and 2nd floor was totally renovated 2 years ago. In the last 20 years we made a lot of improvements. Each room has kettle, modern flat tv, air condition and free wifi access. On the 1st floor our guests can use 2 computers with... More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in this hotel located directly across the road from Lake Lugano and 3 minutes walk from city centre. Also close to ferries We had a room on the 4th floor with a small balcony (table & 2 chairs). The room & bathroom were small but do-able. Some traffic noise from the street at night but this... More 

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for you very good review. We would be happy to welcome you soon again! More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Laura from the Reception Desk provided us with the very best customer service. You can tell she loves her job and helping people. She has the perfect personality for hospitality. We were very lost and needed help getting to the train. She even helped as she was on her way out for the day.

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your good review. It’s normal for us to help our guests, but we are pleased that you appreciated our naturalness. More 

San Diego, California
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

This hotel has an excellent location. We paid a little more for a deluxe room separate balcony, which is nice so you don't have smokers next to you and more privacy The rooms are big with a small Refrigerator and the only hotel that had a coffee pot in the room. The bathtub is extremely slippery so make sure you... More 

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for your review. We regret that you don’t enjoyed your stay totally, but it would be more helpful if you expressed your claims directly at the hotel. We hope to welcome you for another time. More 

Haifa, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

The hotel is located at the town center and you can go anywhere by foot. My wife and I stayed on the first floor and the mail drawback was the noise from the street when the windows were open. However, once closed it was very quiet. The other thing was that the view was partly blocked by the trees, but... More 

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walteraulac, Direttore at Hotel Walter au Lac, responded to this review

The hotel is located at the town center and you can go anywhere by foot. My wife and I stayed on the first floor and the mail drawback was the noise from the street when the windows were open. However, once closed it was very quiet. The other thing was that the view was partly blocked by the trees, but... More 

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