All hotels in Lugano, Switzerland
1 room, 2 adults
You can collect® Rewards nights here

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

3-star3 stars
Piazza Cioccaro 9LuganoTI6900Switzerland

Lugano City-Centre hotel in city center
  • Free breakfast and free WiFi
Fantastic service
Great location
More comfort would be nice
Amenities are not the best
176See all 176 reviews
From 298 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

from $90
  • Standard Single Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Superior Double Room, Balcony
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Economy Twin Room
  • Economy Twin Room
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Standard Single Room
  • Superior Double Room, Balcony
  • Studio, Kitchenette
  • Studio, Kitchenette
  • Economy Room
  • Superior Single Room
  • Economy Room
  • Superior Single Room
Want more choice? Check out our other properties in Lugano.

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.

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 hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano


  • In Lugano City-Centre
  • San Lorenzo Cathedral (1-minute walk)
  • Piazza della Riforma (5-minute walk)
  • Cantonal Art Museum (7-minute walk)
  • Palazzo dei Congressi (10-minute walk)
  • Parco Ciani (11-minute walk)
  • LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura (12-minute walk)
  • Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati Collection (13-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) 13-min drive
  • Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) 56-min drive
  • Lugano Station 7-min walk
  • Melide Station 10-min drive
  • Rivera Bironico Station 15-min drive
  • Lugano Funicular Station 7-min walk
  • Onsite parking not available

Acquarello Swiss Quality Hotel, Lugano

Is the description of this hotel not correct? Tell us