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Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano

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Via Montalbano 5LuganoTI6900Switzerland

Lakefront resort in Lugano with spa, outdoor pool
  • Free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
Superb9.2
Location
Great location
Room
Great room
Food
Delicious food
Cleanliness
Could use a good cleaning
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Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano

from $444
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony (single)
  • Deluxe Junior Suite with Balcony (Single)
  • Deluxe Junior Suite with Balcony
  • Princess Garden Suite
  • Signature Lake Suite with Balcony
  • Princess garden Suite (Single)
  • Signature Lake Suite with Balcony (Single)
  • Panoramic Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony (Single)
  • Panoramic Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony (Double)
  • Panoramic Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony (Triple)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 75 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. 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.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Free airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

  • Free train station pickup *

Parking

  • Free valet parking (limited)

Offsite

  • Free area shuttle
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Ski storage
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tennis on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 6
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3767
  • Conference space size (meters) - 350
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built 1868
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Yard
Freshen up
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

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
  • Dining

    Principe Leopoldo - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

    Restaurant Cafe Leopoldo - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

    Awards and affiliations

    • The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano’s small print

    Also known as

    • Leopoldo Principe
    • Villa Principe Leopoldo Lugano
    • Hotel Principe Leopoldo
    • Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel And Spa
    • Leopoldo Villa
    • Principe Leopoldo
    • Villa Leopoldo
    • Villa Leopoldo Principe
    • Villa Principe
    • Villa Principe Leopoldo
    • Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel
    • Villa Principe Leopoldo Hotel Lugano

    Policies

    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.

    Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

    Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

    Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

    Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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

    For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

    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 6.10 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

    Optional extras

    Rollaway beds are available for CHF 120 per stay

    Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

    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 Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano

    Landmarks

    • Museum of Modern Art - 15 min walk
    • MASILugano Museum of Art of Italian Switzerland - 17 min walk
    • Santa Maria degli Angeli - 18 min walk
    • San Lorenzo Cathedral - 22 min walk
    • Piazza della Riforma - 22 min walk
    • Cantonal Art Museum - 24 min walk
    • Parco Ciani - 29 min walk
    • Hermann Hesse Museum - 30 min walk

    Getting around

    • Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 9 min drive
    • Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.) - 54 min drive
    • Lugano Station - 24 min walk
    • Melide Station - 8 min drive
    • Ponte Tresa Station - 14 min drive
    • Lugano Funicular Station - 23 min walk
    • Free self parking
    • Free valet parking
    • Limited parking
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Free area shuttle
    • Free train station pick-up

    Recent reviews

    Superb 9.2 From 47 reviews

    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano
    Exceptional10.0
    The hotel and the setting are spectacular. Very lavish breakfast offered with the room. Cannot be beat.
    Robert, us4 night family trip
    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano
    Exceptional10.0
    Bliss
    Lovely peaceful romantic
    Mary, us4 night romance trip
    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano
    Exceptional10.0
    Beautiful Hotel
    Beautiful hotel. Great staff and service. We enjoyed our stay very much.
    Jeff, us2 night romance trip
    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano
    Exceptional10.0
    2 nights in Lugano
    Gorgeous hotel overlooking the lake. You need the shuttle or a car to get to the city center. Restaurant is great and the setting is beautiful. This is a Relais & Chateau hotel so plan on spending a lot here.
    leslie, us2 night romance trip
    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano
    Exceptional10.0
    The best
    We loved it
    A Traveler, us2 night romance trip

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    Villa Principe Leopoldo, Lugano

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