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25 Best Cheap Hotels in Lugano

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#30 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
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#10 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
2 travelers mentioned "discount" when describing this hotel.
  • "Booked the hotel through a tourism(!) conference web site, with a substantial discount. Obviously family-run, with the peculiarities that can add. A nice feature was however that..."
  • "He provided us all useful informations such as places of interest, city map, discount cupons, etc.. One day we visited Lake Como, and were back to our hotel after 9:45pm. The desk..."
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#9 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
One traveler mentioned "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a budget, no-frills hotel. There is a good deal of street noise if you have a room facing the street. In summer, the rooms are rather warm. The drawbacks are balanced by..."
  • "Whilst this hotel is close to the station [10 min. walk max.] it is on the wrong side of town in regards all the attractions and shopping and eating areas. it is a steep walk down to these things an..."
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#20 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "I travelled here for a conference with another colleague and we decided to stay here as it was cheap, close to the convention centre and seemed better than other options..."
  • "The hotel is run by a friendly family who greet you with smiles at any time of the day... It's small, cosy, clean and bang in the centre of town, close to shops, the lake front and the botanical garde..."
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#29 of 43 hotels in Lugano
8 travelers mentioned "budget hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "Regular "IBIS" and "IBIS Budget Hotel". I have stayed in IBIS Budget Hotel (opened in July 2012). Although it is classified as 1* property, i had a very nice experience. First..."
  • "The budget hotel was real value for money. The rooms were small but comfortable and clean. There was a double bed in each room with a bunk bed on top for any kids (above 6 yrs old..."
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#39 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "affordable" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel is close to the station, in a safe locality and very affordable. The rooms are neat and quite spacious. I would definitely stay here again if i visit Lugano...."
  • "Calipso Park Hotel!!! My God!!!! The hotel was probably renovated in 1980 last - the rooms were the most depressing rooms that we had seen in a long time - they depressed us to this extent that we ran..."
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#37 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "I knew the rate was cheap, but the rooms are a real anachronism. Think 70's soviet and you're getting the picture. They represent space-planning at it's worst, as the overall area..."
  • "we took the Bernina Express from Chur and decided to stay over in Lugano for the night. i would not have stayed here if i had read all the reviews here. internet does not work and the hotel badly need..."
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#7 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "affordable hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "The best thing about this affordable hotel is the staff -- extraordinarily helpful and friendly. Perhaps it stems from the fact that it is still family-owned and the culture is one..."
  • "Although my two sisters and I stayed only one night in Lugano we enjoyed it, and much of that had to do with the hotel. The staff could not have been more friendly and helpful, and our suite was spac..."
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#33 of 43 hotels in Lugano
One traveler mentioned "cheap" when describing this hotel.
  • "The reason it was so cheap comparatively is that the room windows were overlooking the funicular pass, which is in service from 5am till around midnight, which bothered me, but not..."
  • "The last time I stayed in Lugano I regretted not being able to stay right in the center of town or close to the rail station. This time I chose this hotel for this reason and I was so glad I did! ..."
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#4 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "While in Europe on a leisure trip we stayed in Hotel City Lugano for 3 nights . It's a new hotel just opened in July 2014, nice contemporary design . Although planned as a business hotel , the locati..."
  • "Overall it was a nice new hotel, with modern and spacious rooms and nice service (for instance, we had a free minibar - though we were among the first guests). Only complaint would be that staff were ..."
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#10 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "I am pleased to report my stay at this hotel was quite nice. The rooms were comfortable and clean . The staff exceptional and owner Daniel and his wife were lovely and helpful. The train station is tw..."
  • "We arrived by bus from Milan Malpensa airport at the Lugano train station. Albergo Stella is a very short walk from the station (behind the station and slightly up the hill--use one of the undergroun..."
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#35 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "Thought long before writing this review. Didn't really want anybody else to find this gem, but I think the family, who run the Hotel Panorama in Pugerna deserve it. Very personal and warm service. Cou..."
  • "We stayed for the third time now in Hotel Panorama in Pugerna. The hotel is located in a small village opposite to Lugano with a superb view over the lake and the city of Lugano. The road to the hotel..."
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#3 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
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  • "Hotel Gabbani is located in the center/pedestrian zone of Lugano. Perfect if you're arriving by train. From the train station you take the city funicular (cable car) down the plaza and walk 50m to the..."
  • "We came to Lugano just for one night and it was a perfect stay. Gabbani hotel is located in the very center of Lugano and you can easily get there from the train station either by walk or using fun..."
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#9 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "Stayed in the studio rooms of the hotel, rooms were immaculate, staff were very friendly and helpful. Very clean, great restaurant at the hotel. Staff were very helpful with any questions. Short wal..."
  • "Perfect location, no need for transport, walking distance from train station even with luggage, and downtown/old town but still quiet. Very courteous service staff. Good value for money. We booked ..."
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#24 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "We stayed in Hotel Dischma for two nights in September 2004. For the price (inexpensive - we payed 59 Swiss Francs about £28 per person per night inc breakfast) - the hotel is a very nice, clean, fami..."
  • "We are four adults and stayed at the Dischma Hotel in Lugano for one night on Thursday, September 4, 2014. The hotel is a lovely building with lots of geraniums on all of the balconies, set back off o..."
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#18 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "We came to Lugano on Easter Week to visit an old family friend who retired there, and had written to her asking for her a lodging recommendation. She went down to the Hotel Walter to personally inspe..."
  • "As a mature couple we found the Hotel to be perfect for our needs. The lift was very much appreciated .We had a room on the 4th floor with postcard views of Lake Lugano. Much spare time was spent on..."
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#38 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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#31 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "Elvezia is a ferry stop away from Lugano, but a world away from any hint of city or tourists. The charming inn's terrace restaurant overhangs the lake and is the perfect place to laze away morning, l..."
  • "This little hotel is a romantic and charming one. Simple and in one of the most beautiful places of Switzerland... You wake up seeing the lake and the bird's songs... You feel like home, there. I reco..."
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#26 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "We spent three days in July here with friends. Fantastic views from our bedroom balcony day and night. Breakfast buffet was very good as was dinner the one night we ate in the hotel. Staff were ver..."
  • "We typically make international hotel reservations many months in advance but booked the Calibri the morning of our stay, after canceling our hotel in Lucerne due to incessant rain. We chose this hote..."
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#21 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "Amazing finishes, very modern, really clean, friendly staff, close to the lake (room was with view of lake and monte bre') and overall very good value for money. Definitely a must go-to when in lugano..."
  • "It's a quick bus ride down the hill from the train station. You simply have to walk out of the station and walk two steps to the right to find the bus stop for Paradiso. The day we arrived the ticke..."
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#4 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
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  • "I loved it, and here are the reasons why: 1. It is within 50 m from the nearest Bus Stop. 2. The Staff speaks excellent English. 3. Staff is extremely helpful. They politely gave us the directions ..."
  • "Locanda Castagnola is a family run hotel with rooms in a large, older house. The room itself was small but big enough for the two of us. We had a double bed with a tv (which didn't work - or we coul..."
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#27 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "Located in a residential and commercial area, the hotel can be reached in about 15 minutes from the center walking along the lake, or in 5 minutes by bus. The place is rather old and the facilities..."
  • "We stayed in the Hotel Atlantico for 2 nights in late September of this year. The hotel is located in a more residential area of Lugano, away from the hub bub of the old city center, and is thus much..."
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#14 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
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  • "This wonderful property offers palacial grounds, scenic views of Lago Lugano, and spacious rooms. The dining room is one of the best in town and the service excellent.This was our third trip to Lugano..."
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Hotel Moosmann (Gandria)
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  • "Absolutely lovely. The food was very good and the atmosphere wonderful. The terrace overlooking the Lake was very romantic, a great place to drink Sangria on a warm Aug. evening and watch the lights t..."
  • "We stayed for just two nights in a room with the most amazing views of Lake Lugano. Mr Moosmann and his charming staff did everything they could to ensure we had a peaceful stay in this beautifully c..."
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#36 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "This hotel is very close to the centre of Lugano and many rooms have a small balcony with a view over the small square to the lake and mountains beyond. The reception is small and the staff are effici..."
  • "we staied there 1 night - location is great, you can walk to/from the train station, great lake view, close to everything...."
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#34 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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#16 of 24 Lugano B&B and Inns
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  • "We went to Italy this summer and decided to make the trip to Tuscany in two days. We stayed in Locanda Del Conventino on our way to Italy and enjoyed our one night there. The hotel is easy to reach (w..."
  • "We went to Italy this summer and decided to make the trip to Tuscany in two days. We stayed in Locanda Del Conventino on our way to Italy and enjoyed our one night there. The hotel is easy to reach (w..."
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#6 of 43 hotels in Lugano
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  • "This hotel was booked as part of a travel agents itinerary so you never know quite what you are going to get. We were more than pleased with our next stop. The picture given on our itinerary does n..."
  • "We chose this hotel for location. It is a short walk to the train station, a few hire car agencies and elevated with views over Lake Lugano. Our room was spacious with balcony. Very clean and comfo..."
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