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Hotel Delfino

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Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Comfortable, clean, good service and close to Lugano shops. The room was big enough for my family of 5 with a small connecting room for two of the kids. Everything was very clean and organised. The balcony had a nice view of the gardens and old villa next door. The pool area was fun and my girls loved the swimming...

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Management_Delfino, Receptionist at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear MarkD2573OJ Thank you so much for your kind review. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay in Hotel Delfino, and we hope to have made your holiday unforgettable. Come back to visit us soon! Best regards Margherita Bruno Receptionist

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We stayed at Hotel Delfino on a trip to Tuscany for one night. The hotel was absolutely great. We could park our cars in the garage downstairs and stay and eat right at the hotel with a nice view over Lugano. We enjoyed a fantastic menue at the restaurant. The hotel was quiet and the staff friendly. At breakfast they...

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Management_Delfino, Manager at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and specialiy that you liked so much our restaurant and our food. It is always a pleasure for us to fulfill the assidional wishes for our guests - if possibile for us. We would be very happy...

Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 16, 2016

Worthwhile booking a room with balcony and lake view. Reasonable priced menu of the day dining if reserved before 4pm. Short convenient bus ride from station and close to Paradiso boat pier and funicular to San Salvatore summit.

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Management_Delfino, Manager at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for having chosen Hotel Delfino for your stay in Lugano. We were very pleased to read your great review of our hotel! You got the special price for the half board menu as you booked it at arrival - guest who choose only on the table in the restaurant the similar menu cost a little bit...

Ecublens
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Nice hotel. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The hotel and decoration is a bit old but comfortable. Breakfast is great. Location of the hotel is ok, 20min walking from the city center and easily reachable by bus from city center or railway station. A bus stop is located very close to the hotel. Value for money is ok...

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Management_Delfino, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear kef143, thank you for choosing Hotel Delfino Lugano. We are happy to hear that your stay was good and that our staff treated you well: we appreciated the nice things you said about us and we hope to see you again maybe in summer time to enjoy our beautiful swimming pool, with a cold and refreshing cocktail and a...

Berikon, Switzerland
Reviewed January 22, 2016

This is a small and familiar Hotel. The rooms are very clean, the staff very friendly and helpful. They speaks italian, english, french and german !!! There is a car parking, free WiFi, swimming pool and a bar in this Hotel. The restaurant is delicious.

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Management_Delfino, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Lowrider78, Thank you very much for your positive caption. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. It’s always a pleasure for us to help our guests and make them feel home, that’s why we invest a lot for our staff’s education. From March to December our restaurant is open and we hope that you visit...

Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 15, 2015

Stayed here for a week and was lovely. 5 minutes from the lake, staff were friendly and prices were great. Perfect to just relax around the pool or as a base to go on adventures. Ferry pick-up point just at the bottom of the road too.

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delfinolugano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us and you enjoyed the comfortable location of our hotel as well as our team and the nice pool area. We look forward to welcome you for another relaxing stay, Kind regards and arrivederci a presto! Hotel Delfino Lugano

Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed October 4, 2015

We had the greatest time!! You were so gracious and hospitable, even to our daughter who lives there and joined us for breakfasts and dinners. We will be back in May for her graduation. I hope we can stay there again. The room was absolutely GORGEOUS! THat VIEW!!!! Thank you for putting us there. We were very very happy!

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delfinolugano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Weiss Family, Thank you very much for your very appreciated comments. It was our pleasure to have you here at the Delfino! It is our aim to let our guests feel welcome like at home and we do our best to let you have a great stay in Lugano. We really look forward to welcome you again in May,...

Lugano
Reviewed September 12, 2015

Stayed overnight with my daughter. The room was way too small but with air conditioner and TV. Clean and comfortable as a whole. Breakfast had modest range of choice, but good. The lady at the front desk was kind and efficient.

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delfinolugano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Minako, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us and you enjoyed the comfort of our hotel. For next time we suggest you to book a relax or superior room for more place. We look forward to welcome you for another relaxing stay, Kind regards and arrivederci a presto! Hotel...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed September 7, 2015

Very welcoming reception personnel that knew several languages including good English. Offered us a complimentary apple and were very helpful. The room was quite small but clean and comfortable with a nice little balcony. The pool was the perfect temperature with lemon trees around the perimeter. The hotel is situated on a bluff between Paradiso and Lugano so a little...

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delfinolugano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad you had a pleasant stay with us. We are also happy that you appreciated our staff and enjoyed the comfort of our hotel with the beautiful pool area. We look forward to welcome you for another relaxing stay, in Lugano Kind regards and arrivederci a presto! Hotel Delfino Lugano

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed September 3, 2015

We had a one-night stopover in Lugano on the way to Florence and stayed at Hotel Delfino based on TripAdvisor reviews. It's a great little hotel (even if the decor is a little dated) and very reasonably priced (we are a family of 6). But the best part was the owner and staff are totally committed to being helpful and...

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delfinolugano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Delfino, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for your really appreciated comments. It is our aim to let our guests feel welcome like at home and we want to give an attentive service. Therefore we are very happy that we could help you have a pleasant stay with us. We look forward to welcome you again during your next European vacation,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Delfino is close to lakeshore and next to the center. The owner family is managing the hotel since almost 30 years with their individual style. All rooms dispose of balcony and all comforts, like AC, Flat Screen-TV and W-Lan. During the summer season, make the most of the heated outdoor swimming pool and its relaxing, fully furnished, surroundings.Our Restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine with fresh products an typical regional dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Delfino

Address: via Cassarinetta 6, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: $130 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Delfino 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room with a view of the pool area are bigger and you would have lees noise from the railroad. They have a spacious balcony with a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles TatyanaD50, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors for less obstructed lake views”
 of 5 bubbles goldhump, Jun 16, 2016 | Read review
“Front facing the pool gives best view and balcony, but prob at a substantially higher cost. ”
 of 5 bubbles bensonj166, Sep 7, 2015 | Read review
“get a room facing the lake if possible (duh)”
 of 5 bubbles FuerteUSA, Sep 3, 2015 | Read review
“Great view all around, the higher up the better”
 of 5 bubbles 769clairef, Jun 3, 2015 | Read review
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