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  • Fitness Facility
  • Spa
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  • Treatment Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Restaurant
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  • Hotel Bar
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  • Banquet Hall
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  • Terrace/Patio
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Availability: Villa Principe Leopoldo

Room type

Standard Double Room, Annex Building

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 1 child)

Triple Room, Annex Building

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children)

Garden Suite Double

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Single Room, Annex Building

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Villa Deluxe Single Use

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Villa Junior Suite Single Use

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Garden Suite Single

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Lake Suite Single

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Villa Junior Suite Double Use

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Lake Suite Double

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Villa Deluxe Double Use

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Luxury hotel with two pools, above Lake Lugano

Hilltop haven

Once the residence of Prince Federico Leopoldo, this luxury adults-only hotel is perched atop a steep hill with spectacular views of Lake Lugano and the mountains. The city of Lugano is 2 km (1.2 mi) away.

Spa, gourmet dining

Dining options include the award-winning Principe Leopoldo Italian restaurant, the Limonaia winter garden, and an alfresco café. The hotel also features an outdoor seasonal pool and the full-service Kiso Spa.

Balconies with views

Guestrooms open to balconies with lake, garden, and/or mountain views. Other amenities include separate sitting areas, premium bedding, LCD TV, wireless Internet access, and marble bathrooms.

Villa Principe Leopoldo Amenities

General

Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel & Spa offers a picture-perfect setting on a hill above Lugano, a Swiss town with an Italian flavor. This adults-only hotel provides complimentary shuttle service, based on availability, to and from the lakeside town center.

Complimentary breakfast is served each morning. The Principe Leopoldo Restaurant, located in the main Villa, showcases award-winning Italian cuisine, complemented by a wide selection of wines and grappas. The Limonaia offers a winter-garden setting with a seasonal terrace overlooking the pool and garden. A lounge hosts live music every evening.

On-site recreation includes a heated outdoor pool (open seasonally), two tennis courts with artificial turf, and a modern fitness center with a sauna. The hotel's exclusive Kiso Spa offers a full range of beauty and therapeutic treatments.

  • Sauna
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Elevator/lift
  • Year Built 1868
  • Tennis on site
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Free breakfast
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Business center
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms - 37
  • Outdoor pool
  • Luggage storage
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Multilingual staff
  • Terrace
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3767
  • Free self parking
  • Ski storage
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Wedding services
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Free valet parking
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Conference space size (meters) - 350
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2
  • Train station pickup (complimentary)
  • Garden
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Spa services on site
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Climate control
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Premium bedding
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • In-room massage available
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • HDTV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Down comforter
  • Pillow menu
  • LCD TV
  • Yard
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Dining

Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel & SPA has 3 restaurants. Among the offerings, the Principe Leopoldo Restaurant features fine-dining, and is open for lunch and for dinner. The Limonaia serves buffet-style breakfast in a casual atmosphere. Room service during limited hours is available on request.

Recreation

Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel & Spa features an outdoor swimming pool (open seasonally), two tennis courts with artificial turf, and a modern fitness center with a sauna. In addition, the hotel offers a variety of fitness programs (surcharge), including Pilates, yoga, cardio nature walks, and pool exercise. Personal training is available.

Beautiful Lake Lugano is ideal for windsurfing, sailing, rowing, cruising, and water-skiing. Guests can also enjoying hiking in the nearby mountains. More than 30 golf courses are within a leisurely drive.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
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Spa

The Kiso Spa features natural Kiso skincare products from Hawaii. Highlights include:

  • Anti-aging facials
  • Diamond Body Cream treatment
  • Body scrub with warm honey and brown sugar
  • Massage: Deep tissue, hot stone, Swedish, sport, aromatherapy, reflexology
  • Exclusive treatments with private spa tub, sauna, steam bath, therapeutic shower
    • Sauna in spa
    • Spa tub in spa
    • Massages
    • Minimum age to access spa is 18
    • Body treatments
    Accessibility

    To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

    • Accessible path of travel
    • Accessible bathroom
    • Roll-in shower
    • Accessible parking
    • In-room accessibility

    Villa Principe Leopoldo Policies & Fees

    Check-in

    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Special check-in instructions:

    Guests booked to stay in Residence Park accommodations should check in directly at the Residence. Guests staying in Villa Deluxe accommodations or Junior Suites should check in at the Villa.
    Check-out

    Check-out time is 11 AM

    Payment types

    Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

    General

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

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    Fees
    Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
    • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.70 per person, per night
    We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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    Additional Details

    This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

    Awards & Affiliations

    Details
    • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.
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