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Hotel Victoria au Lac

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

located on the lakeside, just separated by the main road, the Victoria is one of these locations that have its glory behind them. Dusty velvet and carpets make the interior, combined with ancient Egyptian drawings and the like... But then on weekend, it might get very loud here, when they try to play the modern groove with some loud music.... More 

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Mornington, Australia
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

bathroom was fairly modern, however, tried 3 electrical points without any success. The bathroom one was not working and neither where two in the bedroom. Receptionist came and had to crawl on floor to find one almost hidden under bedside table. Opening cupboard I noticed kettle, two mugs - no spoon, milk, sugar, tea or coffee.. Rang reception who told... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Hotel is very good located right by the lake and in walking distance to the city centre. Unfortunately the parking is only possible in a public garage (without any discount from the hotel and its 40 CHF a day!) or you have to find in front of the Hotel a spot but thats very hard and you have to make... More 

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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

This hotel has lovely views over the lake and is not far from Lugano Paradiso station. The hotel is in the process of being updated and our junior suite had a large bathroom, a good sized double bed and a sofa bed that curled up a little at the end but our son found comfortable enough. The two balconies were... More 

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San Giorgio di Mantova, Italy
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

That 's An historical hotel, dated 1885. Ambients and a Lot of interior details are originals, I found them simply fantastic. LocatIon Just in front The Lake is perfetct for having a wanderful breakfast, relaxing at the end of the dsy, or sunbathing, Reading a book, jogging, meeting People, everything is great.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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42 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Stayed for 1 day. The hotel is close to the city centre there is a parking not far from the hotel (costs about 25 CHF/night), overviews the lake. However it is quite outdated and in need of renovation. Breakfast buffet could use some upgrade.

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Gladstone, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch and dinner there yesterday and loved the meals. Pizza and a salad with walnuts and blue cheese was delicious. For dinner we had the Hungarian goulash with mashed potatoe and the pork fillet with mash and truffle sauce and it could not be faulted. Also the desert was delicious (try the chocolate soufflé amazing). The service was... More 

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36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I'm not sure where everyone else was staying but we found the hotel charming and the staff lovely...I agree it is a little worn but that adds to its charm..views are amazing....don't be put off by previous reviews...it's super....xx view from our room ...need I say more x

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Bath, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The hotel is a 15 minute walk to the centre of Lugano. The lake view from our room was stunning and the tiny balcony with small table and chairs was a nice touch even though we went in January so too cold to make the most of it. The hotel is outdated and garish but overall the price was fair.... More 

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Novaggio, Switzerland
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We went to this hotel for our Christmas dinner for the English club this year. While the first course of salmon was fine and even overly abundant, thereafter things fell apart. The pasta was cold and hard by the time we could eat it, the turkey was not a bird but a turkey roll, and the dessert came straight out... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Hotel Victoria au Lac

Address: Riva Paradiso 2b ingresso da Via G.Guisan 3 | Paradiso, Lugano 6902, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: $122 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Victoria au Lac 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Victoria Au Lac Lugano
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