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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Premium Room, Balcony, Lake View
269 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Family Triple Room, 2 Bedrooms, Connecting Rooms, Lake View
377 square feet
2 Twin Beds and 1 Large Twin Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Junior Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Connecting Rooms, Lake View
430.56 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony
323 square feet
2 Large Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium Room, Lake View
269 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Single Room, Lake View
150 square feet
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Executive Double Room, Balcony
193 square feet
2 Twin Beds 1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Family Quadruple Room, 2 Bedrooms, Connecting Rooms, Lake View
377 square feet
4 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Single Room, Balcony, Lake View
150 square feet
1 Large Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Executive Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Lake View
193 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Double Room, Lake View
193 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Lakefront Lugano hotel in Lugano City-Centre, near LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Location

Located in Lugano City-Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura and Museum of Modern Art. University of Lugano and Funicolare Monte Brè - Cassarate Station are also within 1 mi (2 km). Lugano Funicular Station is 9 minutes by foot and Lugano Station is 8 minutes.

Hotel Features

A spa tub, a rooftop terrace, and self parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk, and free newspapers are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 38 rooms offer comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, coffee makers, and down comforters.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This business-friendly hotel also offers a spa tub, a rooftop terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Walter au Lac is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator/lift
  • Rooftop terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 38
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Free WiFi
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Walter au Lac offers 38 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Premium bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a spa tub.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 50.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for CHF 20.0 per day.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

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 are 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.

No pets or service animals allowed

Union Pay

24-hour check-in

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.30 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: CHF 25 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: CHF 25 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: CHF 20.0 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 50.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Walter au
  • Walter au Lac
  • Walter au Lac Hotel
  • Walter au Lac Hotel Lugano
  • Walter au Lac Lugano

We should mention

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.

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 stars.

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