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Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola
Lugano, Switzerland
Within walking distance of main attractions • Stunning design • Scenic mountain views
In Ticino, Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola is among the most sought-after destinations. And for good reason.

Perfectly balancing the exquisiteness of Italian desing with the renowned, luxurious comfort that is utterly Swiss, the Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola is the ultimate in Lugano accommodation.

Nestled amongst this enchanted landscape of verdant mountains, twinkling lakes, and sprawling vineyards, each of the 74 rooms and 32 suites boasts breathtaking views.

A palate of warm cream and gold hues characterise each accommodation, where you experience comfort like nowhere else, with lavish funishings, stunning décor, peerless amenities, and, of course, expansive windows and balconies.

Beautiful gardens extend to the lakeshore, making for an ideal setting for an exquisite meal, like those offered at the luxury hotel's fine dining restaurants.

Indulge all five senses with Michelin starred seafood specialties Mediterranean-inspired cuisine at Restaurant Gallery Arté al Lago where Chef Frank Oerthle prepares every single dish with delicate care and producing subtly spectacular flavours.Or treat yourself to Mediterranean-inspired cuisine by Executive Chef Christian Bertogna at Restaurant Le Relais. Light meals await at La Rucola and a vast selection of fine wines from the region can be enjoyed in the glamour of the restaurants, the natural beauty of the terrace, or the cosy calm of the bar.

Feel yourself utterly rejuvenated with a trip to the Wellness Centre, where you will be pampered, body and soul, into a state of utter bliss.

A perfect setting to explore, or to discover the splendours of the Lugano region, Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola is just the type of wondrous place you will never want to leave.

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Within walking distance of main attractions/Stunning design/Scenic mountain views/

Hotel Overview

Private beach/Indoor pool/Fine dining/Excellent service/


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    Within walking distance of main attractions / Stunning design / Scenic mountain views

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“Luxury in Lakeside Lugano”+

Fabulous lake views and location; wonderfully helpful concierge, restaurant, and management people. Delicious meals with local wines in Le Relais. Lovely outings in town and nearby villages and mounta ...


1.The AC is not working and there was small bugs in the room. 2. No snaks in the minibar 3.The garden was something noisy in it


Barbara and his colleagues are very helpful and friendly to help us to make our stay very memorable.+

Everything is great and highly recommend others to stay at the hotel. This hotel will not be only the first choice for us in Lugano but it will be the only choice. Nothing


LOVE this hotel!! The moment we arrived, we were warmly greeted by the hotel manager and staff. The service was wonderful, our suite was very nicely appointed, with gorgeous views of the lake. The bed ...



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