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Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

3-star3 stars
Piazza Cioccaro 9LuganoTI6900Switzerland

Lugano City-Centre hotel in city center
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Room is all right
More comfort would be nice
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From 327 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

from $118
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Superior Double Room, Balcony
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Economy Twin Room
  • Studio, Kitchenette
  • Economy Room
  • Superior Single Room

What’s around Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano


  • In Lugano City-Centre
  • Swiss Alps - 1 min walk
  • San Lorenzo Cathedral - 1 min walk
  • Via Nassa - 5 min walk
  • Piazza della Riforma - 5 min walk
  • Lake Lugano - 6 min walk
  • Cantonal Art Museum - 7 min walk
  • Parco Ciani - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 15 min drive
  • Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) - 60 min drive
  • Lugano Station - 6 min walk
  • Melide Station - 10 min drive
  • Rivera Bironico Station - 17 min drive
  • Lugano Funicular Station - 6 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 59 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-10:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • 1 per room (up to 10 kg)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free breakfast
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Year Built 1954
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano’s small print

Also known as

  • Acquarello Swiss Quality
  • Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel
  • Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel Lugano
  • Acquarello Swiss Quality Lugano
  • Swiss Quality Hotel Acquarello


Please note: There is a cable car route adjacent to the hotel. Guests booked in Economy Rooms can expect to hear noise during cable car operation. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • 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.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for CHF 48.0 per night

Cribs/Infant beds are available for CHF 20.0 per night

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 10.00 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Good 7.6 From 219 reviews

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano
It is literally several steps away from the funicular below the train station. Great location and service
Larry Bryan, us1 night trip
Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano
Great location!
Great hotel and very convenient. Situated in old town and right beneath the funicular that takes you to the central train station.
Michael, us1 night trip
Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano
Very Good8.0
Excellent location! Great value for a modest hotel.
Dan, us1 night trip
Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano
Very good
It was very hood
Galina, us1 night trip
Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano
Great location. Average service.
The airconditioner didn't work. The reception staff is not very helpful and accommodating.
A Traveler, us2 night trip

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Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

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