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Hotel Victoria au Lac

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Riva Paradiso 2b ingresso da Via G.Guisan 3 | Paradiso, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
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Ranked #36 of 42 hotels in Lugano
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

A warm, comfortable, clean and tidy hotel, representing great value in an expensive town. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. One member of staff went to great lengths late in the evening to ensure we had allergy free pillows, which we forgot to specify when booking. The decor is dated, but adds an old world character to the place. Not... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We paid 145 chf as a half price discount for a double room with breakfast. The room was ok, with a bathroom but bed sheets and furniture were clearly outdated as well as the bathroom. Not worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The rooms are furnished like a grandma,s house and there is a 70,s looking disco in the hotel, but the location is unbeatable for the price, some 120-130 Swiss Francs. After having breakfast on the terrace you can take the boat to Melide, Gandria and some other villages on Lake Lugano. Public underground car park next door.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We have stayed 2 nights at this hotel. I should admitt the hotel is not very modern but clean and with the specatular view over the lake (even from the bathroom, which had enormous size). We have enjoyed the breakfast at the terrace sharing food with the birds which have flied to our table. The staff is very nice and... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

the location is very nice but that is all about..breakfast is so poor...rooms are small and smelly..the hotel is simply a tight budget compromise for 1 night..but above all the kitsch decoration is so extreme that it becomes art!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

Waiters very disinterested in serving you never loan being hospitable, wondering if there has been a change of management??? We were told "No Food until 6:30 " fine what about drinks??? Had to chase for a drink just not on!! The staff were more interested in catching up with colleagues ! Just such poor Hopitality!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We stayed here for two nights in May. The rooms were clean and plenty big enough. Even thought we didn't use it, we noticed there was tons of closet space for putting away clothes, etc. The bathroom is modern and almost as big as the room! We found the hotel staff to be very friendly and helpful.

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Lugano, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

The hotel has certainly seen better times; it is clean and a parking opportunity just on the opposite side of the road, but that´s what there is to tell. Old room´s, awful smell. However in case you are travelling on small budget it might be an option, but really only then.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The room was located on a side where in front of them workers began to work with very much noise at 06:00, didn't allowed me to continu to sleep, when i asked them to change my room they asked me for more money!!! I've booked a dubel room like i was allone they gave me a singel room(without returning money... More

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Aarau, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

What's good about it: - Great view, nice location, even if not downtown. - our room was clean. - breakfast is included and it's OK for the room price. What's not good: - Floors are EXTREMELY creaky (deafeningly loud!) - Not all the people in the reception are helpful (one lady was extremely friendly and helpful, but another guy: we... More

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Address: Riva Paradiso 2b ingresso da Via G.Guisan 3 | Paradiso, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Lugano
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Victoria au Lac 3*
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