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Had a wonderful stay in the hostel with my family.
Best breakfast with a lot of variety of food including fresh fruits.
Wonderful location with private swimming pool with well kept garden.
Nice staff and lovely weather.
We stayed here for two nights in July. We have stayed in a few youth hostel so we knew only to expect the basics however what we did not expect to get was bed bugs. You have to pay five Swiss franks per night to...More
Response from Roland M, Direttore at Youth Hostel Lugano SavosaResponded 17 September 2016
Dear Ms. Little,
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry to read our hostel might not have lived up to your expectations.
However, we would have prefer if you would have come to the reception to point out all...More
As a youth hostel, expect to find basic rooms, furniture and breakfast. Everything is very clean and the hosts are very kind and accommodating. Travel to Lugano center is easy by bus and relatively cheap. However, it is the garden that is truly wonderful. Expect...More
Rude staff. Made us leave a 200 Swiss Frank deposit in case something got broken or our group was too loud. The only people who were loud was the staff pounding on room doors with flashlights and entering rooms without warning until 2 am! We...More
Response from Roland M, Direttore at Youth Hostel Lugano SavosaResponded 16 July 2016
Dear Mrs. Kocher, the Youthhostel staff only intervene if absolutely necessary, for example, in this case, when the teacher is unable to prevent their students from letting the other Guests sleep. Regards Majek Roland
I've stayed at several hostels in my day, and this one left me utterly unimpressed. Rude staff, no atmosphere of camaraderie (one of the best things about staying in hostels is meeting fellow travelers!), and no sound proofing. The hostel is also really far out...More
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US$56 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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