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BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2010

The Hotel Bellevue Au Lac isn't the best hotel in the world, or possibly even Lugano (go to the Splendide Royal next door for that) , but the staff are fantastic, the rooms clean (although a bit dated), and the views to the lake outstanding. I'd stay here again.

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Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2008

Chose this hotel for an overnight stay on business. This is the typical example of a swiss hotel. Clean but average rooms (stayed in 216, view on the parking lot), poor breakfast (buffet with the standard selection of Croissants, rubber-like cheese and orange juice), and mixed decoration in the lobby. Initially asked for a room with internet and was told... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2008

Good hotel, staff very friendly and helpful, room (on the fifth floor) was clean with a new bathroom (but shower was bad). Unfortunately, the pool is in need of updating and the water cloudy. Swim instead in the Lido across the street in the lake! The hotel also has its own parking lot, with a small charge.

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Dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2008

Verry good hotel in Lugano, clean and confortable. the staff verry kindly.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2007

We stayed here 1 night a few weeks ago. The staff was super nice and helpful. For the rate that i received from Bestwestern over the phone was not at all what I expected to pay for! The staff did give us a lake view, which was very nice of them. We didnt experience any noise, even though we faced... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2007

We had seen this hotel an a previous trip and thought we would like to stay there on our next visit. We booked through a tour operator with the hotel as part of the 10 day package and our rate included half board. We were not made aware that the hotel was now Best Western. The outside of the hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2007

This hotel sits down at the Western end of Lugano, at Paradiso. There is an SBB station at Paradiso with 2 trains an hour in each direction, and from here it is about an 8 minute walk to the hotel. However, from Lugano's main SBB station, it is a good 1.5-2 mile walk (although downhill). I found the area beautiful,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2007

Location is prime, in front of the lake and within walking distance to the main thoroughfare of Lugano. Our room was large enough for a King-size bed and a roll-away bed for our daughter, plus the TV, a desk and a closet, all nicely decorated in light pastel colors. The bathroom was huge and well-lit, with separate bathtub and shower... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Hotel Bellevue au Lac, a jewel of the Lugano lake full of tradition and history, is located right on the Lugano lakeside promenade, only a few minutes walk from the historic centre. It offers a superb view over the Lugano bay and the surrounding mountains. New Suites and fully renovated, air-conditioned rooms with balcony and stunning view over the lake. WI-FI Internet connection is available free of charge in the whole building. A heated outdoor swimming pool (24°) with relaxing area and the Bellevue Bar with terrace and lake view will make your holiday just perfect. Moreover Le Gourmet and Il Giardinetto Restaurants offer an excellent local and international Cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac

Address: riva Antonio Caccia 10, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: $247 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Best Western Lugano
Lugano Best Western
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#13 Luxury Hotel in Lugano
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