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Hotel Walter au Lac

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Huntingdon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2008

We stayed four nights at this Hotel and loved our room on the third floor with a fantastic view of the lake and mountains. The staff are friendly and very helpful. A particularly nice touch was the provision of a kettle and selection of teas, very much appreciated, other hotels take note !!. Our room was very comfortable and a... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2008

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Walter Au Lac for one night enroute to Lake Como. We enjoyed our stay - the hotel was clean, and the staff was helpful. The air worked well, and the lake view was very nice. The room was on the small side, but the bed was comfortable and no issues with traffic... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2008

I stayed here in June 2008, and I can say without reserve that I would return. It´s a clean, well managed hotel, very centrally located; the fact that they offer AC in the rooms was a big factor for me. Internet availability was also a big plus.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2008

Stayed four nights at end May beginning of June. Hotel clean, staff excellent, views fabulous, location in the town great with shops and restaurants nearby. Can be noisy at night, but aircon means windows can be closed and should not be a problem for most people. Meal prices and quality varied a bit so worth looking around, but restaurant next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2008

We had a double room with a balcony. The furniture was a bit worn looking and plain but was also very comfortable. The bathroom was a nice size with a great shower. Everything was spotless. We had an electric kettle and tea makings which we used often during our rainy stay. The balcony had a great view of the lake... More 

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Huntington Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2008

Had a wonderful time in Lugano. We stayed at Hotel Walter from May 8- 13, 2008. The Hotel staff was very helpful and pleasant. the Hotel is in a perfect central location - next to Via Nassa, Plaza Reforma, all transportation modes, etc. Yes, it can be a bit noisy from the main street traffic (it is right off the... More 

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Asiago, North of Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2008

I frequently travel to Lugano for holiday reasons and I love this hotel. Price is average, rooms are very wide and face a marvellous view over the lake. Toilets are very clean and they are equipped with a confortable and large shower, as well as nice toilet accessories. At Winter time it is very warm (which is good for me... More 

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Patras, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2007

Breathtaking!!! The overall impression was excellent and I strongly recommend it for anyone seeking real values in travel. I stayed at this hotel Nov. ’07 for 3 nights during the Lugano Tourism Fair. I expected my room to have nice view, (thanks to tripadvisor reviews) but it was really breath taking. A spectacular view of the Lugano city, mountains and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2007

We stayed here for 1 night in Sept 07 and echo the comments of other reviewers. In summary, the views are simply amazing, the room was clean and tidy but very small, the reception staff were most helpful & friendly and the breakfast very good. For those travelling by rail we suggest you use the funicular to get to and... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2007

If you have read the other reviews of this hotel, mine will add little to them. Indeed, the location and the views are the reason to stay at Hotel Walter au Lac. (Shoppers, however, will enjoy the proximity to many fashionable boutiques!) There's a roof terrace with a hot tub and all around views of the lake, the city of... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Walter au Lac

Address: piazza Riziero Rezzonico 7, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: $213 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Walter au Lac 3*
Number of rooms: 37
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Also Known As:
Walter Au Lac Lugano
Walter Au Lac Hotel
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