We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac

Show Prices
#22 of 45 Hotels in Lugano
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

155 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 81: English reviews
Start your review of BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac
 Click to rate
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I spent in this hotel 5 days and it was great experience in beautiful hotel right on the lake. Rooms are very clean with beautiful view. Specially people working in the restaurant are very kind and always at your disposal. Luli is one the best staff member always willing to help you at any your request, weather you are looking...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ivana D
Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location, great view, but also proffesional and nice staff (Luli and Mato especially) made this trip a memorable experience. Hotel is old but well managed, clean, with limited facilities- which probably you dont even need whem visiting Lugano. My recommendation if you are coming as tourist! Food was also great, and chefs did an extra mile in presenting their...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Vladimir M
Lucerne
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Overall the interior could be a bit freshened up. The people are very nice. Parking is very special. They need to bring you to the next door garage. Where you only can park with their assistance. I couldn't find it myself, nor you can enter without the support of the receptionist. So I called to ask for assistance, but nobody...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank QiD
London
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I spent one night at the hotel and have to say that the location is amazing. Really worth a visit. The hotel is equipped with old fashioned furnitures however still clean and pleasant. The rooms are comfortable, in particular the bed. Very good mattress, hence very good night sleep. The prices are a bit too high for my taste. I...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ray C
Gianni C, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at the Best Western Hotel Bellevue au Lac. The bed in our rooms is part of the Best Western Hotel Bellevue au Lac “sweet sleep offer”. Our restaurant offer a daily menu starting from CHF 50.00, and our guests have always the choice of “à la carte” dishes. We would like...

Memphis
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The area is beautiful. The pictures are the day and night view from my room. The room was nice but the safe was not working. Apparently there had been a robbery a week or so earlier and we were told at check in to carry our valuables with us when we left the room. We felt safe at all times....

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank travelindan
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A must stay while in Lugano. We had the lake room...with the best views of Lake Lugano. Zamel, the Concierge, was very helpful and welcoming. We also had a great breakfast before we went on our way throughout the day. All in all, we had a pleasant stay and we look forward to coming back when in Lugano.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lukas W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We found the junior suite comfortable, clean and spacious and we slept well. Air-conditioning worked well. About 6 or 8 UK TV channels rather than just news. View of the lake was very restricted but did not matter to us. Breakfast was not the best I have had in Switzerland but was acceptable.

Review collected in partnership with Best Western
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The reception and services were okay, but very slow. The rooms were fine. The safe boxes need to be upgraded immediately and cameras should be put up. On the same day, 3 families, including us, were robbed while we were out. Please, whenever you leave any hotel to tour the city or eat, take your passports with you. It just...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alia A
Gianni C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear Alia A., Thank you for your comments. We are happy that you liked our newly renovated rooms in the romantic style. Security for us is important, and we have immediately checked and improved the safety measures where possible. The circumstances of what happened are under investigation, and with the very good collaboration with the local security authorities, you had...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This was a beautiful property, with awesome pool, fantastic breakfast; but horrible front desk service. The hotel had a lot of Middle Eastern guests who they served well, but had no time for us. We stayed 5 nights, are Diamond Level Best Western members and have never been treated so disdainfully! When we arrived early, the clerk dismissed us immediately...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Dem6806
Gianni C, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your positive comments on the hotel in general and on the “fantastic breakfast”. Our philosophy is to treat all our guests equally with as much attention as possible to make you feel at a second home for the time of the stay at the Bellevue au Lac. I think our staff at the reception was...

Northern California, US
Reviewed 17 July 2016

My association had a meeting here and every one was staying at the hotel. The hotel isn't that far from the Paradiso train station. I followed the instructions and walked from the train station to the hotel. It was all downhill. The hotel faces Lake Lugano and my room has one window facing the lake. The staff was absolutely wonderful...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank xiongxiong43

91 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (89)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from Room (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Other (40)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Lugano hotels
0.7 km away
Hotel International au Lac
0.1 km away
Hotel Splendide Royal
Hotel Splendide Royal
#2 of 45 in Lugano
547 reviews
0.3 km away
Grand Hotel Eden
Grand Hotel Eden
#26 of 45 in Lugano
298 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Novotel Lugano Paradiso
0.6 km away
Suitenhotel Parco Paradiso
1.2 km away
Lugano Dante Center Swiss Quality Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Hotel Bellevue au Lac, a jewel of the Lugano lake full of tradition and history, is located right on the Lugano lakeside promenade, only a few minutes walk from the historic centre. It offers a superb view over the Lugano bay and the surrounding mountains. New Suites and fully renovated, air-conditioned rooms with balcony and stunning view over the lake. WI-FI Internet connection is available free of charge in the whole building. A heated outdoor swimming pool (24°) with relaxing area and the Bellevue Bar with terrace and lake view will make your holiday just perfect. Moreover Le Gourmet and Il Giardinetto Restaurants offer an excellent local and international Cuisine. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac

Address: riva Antonio Caccia 10, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lugano
Price Range: €195 - €314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac 4*
Number of rooms: 65
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Hotwire, Priceline, Travelocity, Booking.com, Expedia, TripOnline SA, Cheap Tickets and HotelQuickly so you can book your BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Best Western Lugano
Lugano Best Western
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Lugano
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Mumbai (Bombay), India

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from BEST WESTERN Hotel Bellevue Au Lac staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“choose lake side view...”
VladimirM282, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get the lake room with the views of Lake Lugano!”
24lukasw, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you're in Lugano, ask for a lake view.”
Y8889HEjessicab, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Centrally located, on Lake Lugano!”
Matt223, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the front get awesome views of the lake and mountains”
  • this view
  • this view
  • this view
JElliottHarris, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
5 of 5