We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Locanda Castagnola

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Locanda Castagnola
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

73 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 26: English reviews
Madrid, Spain
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is a cosy one with a very friendly staff. The guy took care of us even paid for the car meter so we didn't have to wake up early :). The room was simple but got all you need for 1 or 2 nights, it is a good relationship price-quality. Breakfast didn't have many variety but quality was... More 

Helpful?
Thank nachorm13
Africa
Level Contributor
176 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

They take so much pride in this place and it's lovingly cared for. The location is really good as are the views. The food and service are you notch and nothing is too much trouble for them. All our requests were met with instant solutions. Lovely people really. Rooms are a bit small and spartan, decor elements in room are... More 

Helpful?
Thank JambianiNeil
Fallanden, Switzerland
Level Contributor
83 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Great value for money. A simple very clean room with a good breakfast. Helpful staff. Near public transportation. The minibar was noisy but being empty we just disconnected it. Free Wi-Fi in the rooms and lobby.

Helpful?
Thank MatteoAndMichela
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
58 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our way to Italy. The rooms are a bit outdated bit clean and adequate. We slept well. The staff is extremely friendly and will do anything to make your stay memorable. I was quite impressed by that. The location is good: close to downtown so if you want to visit the center you can. Parking is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dennis V
Herzelia
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

a nice clean hotel not far from the center of the city. nice helping staff. good breakfast wi/fi in the rooms. there is no elevator so ask for 2th floor that gives you the lake view. the bed is good and there is good transportation to the city.

Helpful?
Thank yehudab2015
Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We can't come because my girlfriend was in hospital and the manager canceled the reservation without costs although it was for the same day! We will come next year - thank you very much again for the straightforward procedure!

Helpful?
Thank Philipp O
Meopham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Lovely quaint hotel in a good location. It us about a 10 minute downhill walk into the centre of Lugano. You can get a bus or short taxi bus, back up the hill. If you walk left from the hotel away from town following the lake, there is a small lido where you can swim in the lake. Some of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Linda L
Level Contributor
23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

We paid 150chf for a room for two. The service was very nice and the room clean and quiet. Good deal in Lugano and the breakfast is included! This hotel delivers good standards for a *** and we all had a good experience there. Just some rooms have a small double bed so to check when you book maybe.

Helpful?
Thank Cece8700
Staden, Belgium
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

We were very dissapointed about our visit in this hotel. De room was very small, and very hot (no airconditioning). Also there is no private parking for the visitors. You have to park on payed parkingspot nearby.

Helpful?
1 Thank MSKED
Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
120 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

We planned to stay for just one night on our way from Holland to Tuscany. The hotel itself was easy to find but there isn't much parking around. We were lucky enough to have the last spot on a small parking area nearby that has only 8 spots. The reception staff was quick, friendly and efficient. The rooms looked recently... More 

Helpful?
Thank Hans_from_Holland68
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

37 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (33)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (16)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Lugano hotels
1.7 mi away
ibis budget Lugano Paradiso
1.3 mi away
Lugano Dante Center Swiss Quality Hotel
1.4 mi away
Hotel International au Lac
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.1 mi away
Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano
Hotel Pestalozzi Lugano
#16 of 45 in Lugano
4.0 of 5 stars 290 reviews
1.5 mi away
Continental Parkhotel
Continental Parkhotel
#4 of 45 in Lugano
4.5 of 5 stars 579 reviews
1.7 mi away
ibis Lugano Paradiso
ibis Lugano Paradiso
#14 of 45 in Lugano
4.0 of 5 stars 398 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Locanda Castagnola

Address: via vecchio Municipio 1, Lugano 6976, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: $118 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline, Booking.com, Odigeo and Agoda so you can book your Locanda Castagnola reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay