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ginevra
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Tesserete is a small village nested in the hills about km6 from Lugano. The hotel is pretty, clean, with a great and friendly service provided by the owners ( two smarts lads belonging to the third generation of hotel & restaurant owners). A good restaurant is few meters away. An outstanding value for money proposition !

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We stayed in this hotel for 2 nights in order to explore the area near Lugano. This is a charming hotel that exceeded our expectation. Rooms are a little bit old fashion but comfortable enough and had everything what we needed. Very clean hotel with sufficient breakfast and excellent staff. I was seek for 2 days there and Luca and...

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Just a few minutes drive above Lugano you will find Tesserete and its Hotel Tesserete. Everything was just great: the friendly welcome with a few hints about good places to eat, the fan in the room, very high ceilings to keep the room cool... And breakfast on the shaded front terrace. On top of it all, the morning coffee was...

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lucabkk, Owner at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review

Dear Aude thank you very much for your wonderful comment, we are happy that you enjoyed aour stay with us :) we look forward to welcoming you again Kind regards Famiglia Besomi

Ramsden Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This wonderfully original hotel put us in mind of the type of hotel that would have featured in people's grand tour of the early 20th century That aside, this is a very well run hotel. Part owner, Luca, is a charming young man with a dry sense of humour, but his best asset is making his guests feel comfortable and...

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lucabkk, Owner at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review

Dear Terry thank you very much for your fantastic review, we are glad that Luca's humour is finally understood :) We look forward for a new stay and our family restaurant will be open next time. Kind regards Famiglia Besomi

Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 June 2015

A charming hotel far exceeding its 2 star rating. Rooms are simple but very well cleaned and maintained. What makes a stay here such a memorable experience is the 5 STAR service provided by the Busomi family. The two sons were very hospitable without being in your face and could not have been more helpful in providing local information which...

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London
Reviewed 20 June 2013

I travel on business for about 4 months of the year. I have stayed in literally hundreds of hotels in pretty much every country in Europe. This is only the third hotel in 15 years of travelling that I can honestly say I would take my family back to for a holiday. This hotel is run by brothers Luca and...

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New York, NY
Reviewed 9 June 2013

For years I have been visiting Tesserete staying with family who live there and I have always been fascinated by this charming Hotel in the center of town. Finally during this recent visit I decided to stay there and was thoroughly pleased with comfort, convenience, and great servie from the two brothers Luca and Oliver. I had arrived quite ill...

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lucabkk, Propriétaire at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review

Dear Micheal Thank you very much for the excellent review. We are all very delighted that you had a great experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you again Kind Regards Famiglia Besomi

Grantham
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Charming hotel with a first class restaurant across the road. Oliver was a charming host making the stay memorable. Breakfast delicious. The area is beautiful and much quieter then Lugano. Off road parking is available. We will definately return.

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Tesserete, Propriétaire at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review

Dear Ellen and Andy thank you very much for your latest review about our establishment. We are flattered that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon Kind regards Luca Famiglia Besomi

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The charming hotel runs by the two brothers,Luca and Oliver. Only 15 mins away from Lugano by bus,runs every half an hour and the hotel is just a minute walk to the bus station. The service is great with the friendly staffs. I really enjoyed my staying there.The peaceful atmosphere of the hotel and the town was a great idea...

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Tesserete, Propriétaire at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Palang thank you very much for your detailed review and pictures. We are all very happy that you have fully enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you soon in the nearest future Kind regards Luca Famiglia Besomi

Zug, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 August 2012

I just returned from a 3 night stay at this charming, friendly place. The two owner brothers, Luca and Oliver go out of their way to make you feel comfortable in a authentic, warm way without being intrusive at all - very refreshing. I so much enjoyed my stay up there because of the superb service and positive atmosphere. My...

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Tesserete, Propriétaire at Hotel Tesserete, responded to this review
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Chère Madame Claudia Merci pour la belle revue, nous sommes tous très heureux que vous avez eu un bon séjour...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Tesserete was built in 1910 and full of old-world charm and since April 2012 it has been running by Family Besomi a renowned hospitality family that runs the Ristorante Stazione just 100meter away. The hotel boasts a large green garden where one can choose shade or sun in the tranquility of thesurroundings.The Tesserete bus stop is right across the Hotel Tesserete, which is specially suitable for hikers and bikers or anyone coming from Lugano train station.In the village of Tesserete there are 3 restaurants serving various specialitiesTesserete is the starting point for many walks and mountainbike tours in shady chestnut woods and unspoilt countryside. The 2003 Mountain Bike World Championship was held in the surroundings of Tesserete and since 2009 it holds the International Montainbike Swiss SeriesA public swimming pool is only a few minutes' walk from the hotel and is open from May to September, a new state of the art sport center for athletics, football, tennis has open recently.Travel information There is a bus line running every 40 minutes from 06:00 to 19:30 between Tesserete and Lugano train station or the city. The last bus leaves Lugano at about 20:00. On Saturday and Sunday there are also night buses.Room type: Double Room Room with a TV and an en-suite bathroom. Room type: Single Room Room with a TV and an en-suite bathroom. ... more   less 

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Address: 6950 Tesserete Stazione, Tesserete 6950, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Tesserete
Price Range: €134 - €140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Rooms facing west have a great view and sunsets.”
 of 5 bubbles B9279TKjohnr, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Rooms facing the front corner of the hotel could be noisy with traffic during the day; you may wish to ask for rooms facing the back. Try to ask if there are rooms with a view of the famous mountain range "i denti vecchio" or the "old man's teeth." Wi Fi is complimentary throughout!”
 of 5 bubbles Italexplorer, 9 Jun 2013 | Read review
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