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Classic Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£160* Per night/room 27 Jun - 28 Jun

Classic Double Room, Partial Lake View

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Economy Family Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Panoramic Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Superior Triple Room

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Description

The free breakfast at International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano gets high marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Lake Lugano. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas, plus a bar and dry cleaning service. Built in 1906, this 3.5-star hotel has 76 rooms over 5 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and LCD TVs.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with LCD TVs, room service and premium bedding
  • Free full breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Enjoy drinks at the bar/lounge
  • Self-parking available for a fee
  • Take a swim in the seasonal outdoor pool
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and tour or ticket assistance
  • On-site recreation includes a playground
  • Guests have great things to say about the helpful staff and the breakfast
  • Steps from LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura and MASILugano Museum of Art of Italian Switzerland
  • Cats and dogs welcome for a fee
  • Pet-friendly amenities are available, including food and water bowls

International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano ratings based on 31 Verified Reviews

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4.0 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 25 May 2021

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4 out of 5
Alles tip top

Posted by on 7 May 2021

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5 out of 5

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 25 Apr 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Oct 2020

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4 out of 5
Pool und Anlage ausserordentlich, das Zimmer okay, aber der Preis etwas hoch

Posted by on 18 Sep 2020

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3 out of 5

Posted by on 13 Sep 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on 7 Sep 2020

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4 out of 5
Gesamtbild war gut: Lage, Unterkunft, Aussicht und das beeindruckende Frühstücksbüffet in den eleganten Räumen.

Posted by , from Schwyz on 5 Sep 2020

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4 out of 5
Freundliches Personal, Zimmer halt alles was man braucht, Sauberkeit könnte verbessert werden.

Posted by on 8 Aug 2020

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About the International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano

Location Via Nassa 68, Lugano, TI 6900

Property Features

There's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Event space at this hotel measures 592 square feet (55 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A seasonal outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano. For a fee, parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Lugano hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 76 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 592 sq ft of conference space
  • 55 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1906
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Games room or arcade
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Lugano (LUG-Agno) (5.8 km / 3.6 mi)
  • Train station: Lugano-Paradiso (1.5 km / 0.9 mi)
  • Metro station: Lugano Funicular Station (1 km / 0.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano offers 76 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bathrobes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 30-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bidets, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout curtains
  • Climate control
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Motor boating nearby
  • Playground on site
  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding. Children may not be eligible for complimentary breakfast.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 40.00 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: CHF 20 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Food and water bowls are available Service animals are exempt from fees.

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and a security system

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and a security system in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Security system
  • Staff do not wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • Debit cards
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.55 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Secured self-parking fee: CHF 20 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: CHF 20.0 per night
  • Pet fee: CHF 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out fee: CHF 20 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 40.00 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel au Lac
  • Hotel Lugano International au Lac
  • International au Lac
  • International au Lac Hotel
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel Lugano
  • International au Lac Lugano
  • Lugano International au Lac
  • Lugano International au Lac Hotel
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside Lugano
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano Hotel
  • International au Lac Historic Lakeside Hotel - Lugano Lugano

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in April and close in October.
  • Pool access available from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 star Superior and is displayed on this page as 3.5 stars.

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