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Hotel Victoria au Lac

Riva Paradiso 2b ingresso da Via G.Guisan 3 | Paradiso, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
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Geneva, Switzerland
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Stayed for 1 day. The hotel is close to the city centre there is a parking not far from the hotel (costs about 25 CHF/night), overviews the lake. However it is quite outdated and in need of renovation. Breakfast buffet could use some upgrade.

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Gladstone, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch and dinner there yesterday and loved the meals. Pizza and a salad with walnuts and blue cheese was delicious. For dinner we had the Hungarian goulash with mashed potatoe and the pork fillet with mash and truffle sauce and it could not be faulted. Also the desert was delicious (try the chocolate soufflé amazing). The service was... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I'm not sure where everyone else was staying but we found the hotel charming and the staff lovely...I agree it is a little worn but that adds to its charm..views are amazing....don't be put off by previous reviews...it's super....xx view from our room ...need I say more x

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The hotel is a 15 minute walk to the centre of Lugano. The lake view from our room was stunning and the tiny balcony with small table and chairs was a nice touch even though we went in January so too cold to make the most of it. The hotel is outdated and garish but overall the price was fair.... More 

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Novaggio, Switzerland
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We went to this hotel for our Christmas dinner for the English club this year. While the first course of salmon was fine and even overly abundant, thereafter things fell apart. The pasta was cold and hard by the time we could eat it, the turkey was not a bird but a turkey roll, and the dessert came straight out... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Outside the hotel i very nice, old building but refreshed. Inside first thing we noticed was ceiling plastic lightbox with drangons from cheap Japaneese cartoon. On the walls there were plenty of art from every kind of style, technic and part of the world, mixed together and with golden (plastic) frames. The owner called himself barone, lord, doctor and knight... More 

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Bovec, Slovenia
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45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff, but I expected much more from that hotel. I think it needs renovation. It's still resonable price comparing to other hotels but their service is below average for 3 star hotel.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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144 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This hotel had its time, a long time ago. But you cannot beat the location. It is right on Lake Lugano with a great view. The rooms are small and old, like the dining room and lobby. When I was looking for a hotel in Lugano, I read about Paradiso being one of the prettiest town in Switzerland. I know... More 

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göteborg
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Old place with great location and views...but old smelly room with old noisy a/c. Beddings would fit in my grannys place, murky! Hard to find street parking. But very nice resturant opposite!! Cant rember the breakfast so it could not have been impressive!

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Cheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Before selecting this hotel, we checked reviews that were often a bit contradictory, many rather negative in fact. Our experience was quite good. We had a room on the second floor with a very nice view over the lake. The room was quite spacious, clean, with a high ceiling. Ample cabinet space; good lighting; air conditioning; flat screen Samsung TV;... More 

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