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    Hotel Walter au Lac

    piazza Riziero Rezzonico 7, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good47%
    • Average18%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “lake view” (21 reviews)
    “breakfast room” (16 reviews)
    “lake lugano” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 195 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This Historic Hotel has a baroque style. We took a 3rd floor lake view with no balcony (great lift) The room is quite nice and spacious enough. The shower is a bit outdated with no good water pressure. The hair conditioner heats up so quickly...More

    Thank The-Groove-Traveller
    Reviewed 27 November 2017

    Comfortable room with good view of the lake. Convenient and great location. The front desk did not provide a Ticino transportation pass for the duration of my stay. The hotel should be initiative offering during check-in, instead of waiting until guests asking it. The breakfast...More

    Thank peihaotseng
    Reviewed 26 November 2017

    We walked in and asked about a room and were able to see it prior to committing. We were so excited by the view and the balcony. The room was fine with all we needed. The front desk attendants were friendly and trusting as we...More

    Thank wo039F3279
    Reviewed 23 September 2017

    Unfortunately we have to give this hotel a very poor rating due to front desk. The hotel itself is very clean, bed is comfortable and view is great. BUT we did not receive a Tincino pass, wifi instuctions, map/info about surrounding area. When we asked...More

    1  Thank bigappleNyc
    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    I could only give the highest praise to every aspect of our stay. From walking in to lovely friendly staff that were happy to help and so knowledgable on the local area to walking into a clean spacious room with comfortable beds to the magnificent...More

    Thank dfly66
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$198 - US$532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 37
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Swiss Alps >
    • Canton of Ticino >
    • Lugano
    • Also Known As
    • Walter Au Lac Lugano ,
    • Walter Au Lac Hotel
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    Rom K
    31 March 2015|
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    Availability of room from Good friday to easter sunday 2015. 2 Adults and a 14year old child?
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    "Junior Suite with Lake View .."
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    "Despite being right on the road, our room was quiet, spacious and comfortable."
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