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Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The guesthouse is a perfect mix of luxury boutique and a peaceful and relaxing guesthouse. The room is spotless, the decor is thoughtful and the personal touches abound. The location is outside of Lugano city central and the perfect launching point for everything! It is also serene and quiet in the evenings. We really enjoyed our stay and the experience... More 

Thank celtictravel
New Delhi, India
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31 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Its the place the owners atmosphere the location the facilities bus stand the terrace every thing five star.....i will go again. The apartment had a full kitchen, big bathroom, dining room living room and we were given another suite on the terrace for our girls at a very very special price. The owner Kristin was very helpful with the directions... More 

Thank aquafinatraveller
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Very nice location, very charming, and very original "Ticino". We loved it staying in this beautiful apartment. The owner, Kristina and her husband, are very friendly and you can feel that they love what they do. We definitely want to visit again. PERFECT VACATION and perfect for families as well!

Thank Mytrails
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful romantic stay in Lugano thanks to Guesthouse Castagnola. The view from the property was absolutely breathtaking. We were delighted by our charming and cosy room, plus a delicious healthy breakfast. Kristina and her husband were very accommodating. What else could we ask for?

2 Thank Aurélien P
Auckland, New Zealand
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155 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Kristimna and Maurizio have created such a special place here. Very close to a bus stop with regular trips into the centre but conveniently close of a walk to delightful Gandria. It was very very warm in July when we were here so we enjoyed having space to relax after hot long walks. We would open all the windows and... More 

Thank travellingbuzz
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

As travelers we seek the perfect balance between experiencing the local culture, luxury accommodations, and getting the most out of any given location. Kristina and Mauri's perfect Guesthouse Castagnola delivers just that. From the personal welcome at the downstairs bar, to the locals coming through for a cafe throughout the day, and the uniquely styled private guestroom, they have created... More 

Thank ChicTraveler45
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

I would share 200% all the positive oppinions written on this site, really a precious place to be - the week-end suite is a must if you want to stay in Lugano - Kristina and Mauri are two wonderful persons and treated us like part of their family. To make this post real let me suggest just one thing: if... More 

Thank Jose M
Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 5 August 2015

1. Very close to bus stop. Take bus number 2 from Lugano railway station and it takes approx. 20 min. (100 m from Castagnola post bus stop). I will say "very convenient". 2. Very nice place to stay with this price. I went with family and really enjoyed our stay. 3. Very delicious and fresh breakfast. You just need to... More 

Thank Ratan M
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Such a nice and genuine place run by Kristina and her family. Unfortunately we only stayed for two nights, Lugano has so much to offer. We look forward to come back! The bar La Strada also owned by the family offers very good breakfast were the locals hang out and have their morning coffee.

1 Thank Johan M
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71 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Lovely 4-night stay in the sweet little Vacation Suite which is very stylish (especially the bathroom), well-appointed and pleasant to be in as it overlooks a charming square and has no cars round it. Some noise (children playing ball in the evening) but nothing intrusive (although you will hear the church bell chiming the hours through the night unless you... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Guesthouse Castagnola

Address: Salita degli Olivi 2 | Nucleo di Castagnola, Lugano 6976, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: RM507 - RM751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“with kids: family suite”
 of 5 bubbles Mytrails, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Vacation suite”
 of 5 bubbles 161ratanm, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Kristina is super friendly, email her ahead of time and tell her your needs!”
 of 5 bubbles MauntieTina, 25 May 2015 | Read review
“Try the Vacation Suite but make sure the breakfast is included.”
 of 5 bubbles Didissima, 13 May 2012 | Read review
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