Welcome to THE INTERNATIONAL AU LAC HISTORIC LAKESIDE HOTEL
The Hotel International au Lac***s, 100-year family tradition since 1906, is the right hotel for holidays as well as for business stays. It is the only hotel on the lake promenade in the centre of Lugano, with its own indoor parking, Lobby-Bar, meeting rooms, garden with swimming-pool and terrace.
All our rooms have bathroom with bathtub or shower and hairdryer and are equipped with air conditioning, flat screen TV, safety box, free Internet and direct dial telephone.
Beautiful Hotel in Lovely Situation
Just back from a 2 centre holiday booked with Switzerland Travel Centre. Their choice in Lugano was the Hotel International au Lac. They couldn't have...Tripadvisor_ guernseyliz14, Guernsey, Regno Unito - 11.06.2018
Everything was perfect. The breakfast time until 11:30, it is relaxing. I like the free hi-speed WiFi to your liking. Also, we enjoy the historic...Tripadvisor_Abeer E - 10.06.2018
Lovely hotel sited in fabulous location in Lugano right on the front. Getting there if driving is straightforward enough. Parking is €20 per night, but...Tripadvisor_Contea di Armagh, Regno Unito - 08.06.2018
We had a wonderful stay and were delighted by the exceptional staff!
Fantastic rooms, excellent service, perfect location, stunning view, WiFi is fast and breakfast is served until 11:30am (with a noon check-out and area where you...Tripadvisor_Olivia M - 07.06.2018
The view from our room was simply magical! The location could not be better with many restaurants within walking distance. Our room was a great...Tripadvisor_Elizabeth S - 16.05.2018
We booked this property based on location and reviews. We arrived after a very long train trip to find we were upgraded because we paid...Tripadvisor_Thomas M - 02.05.2018
Fabulous breakfast with lots of hot food choices. Beautiful elegant hotel with lots of history. Pool area was lovely. We even had a lake view...Booking.com/Arleen, United States of America, - 01.05.2018
Great hotel, beautiful, great location and great breakfast.Booking.com_JANET - 24.04.2018
Beautiful city and hotel
The Hotel International au Lac is a beautiful old world hotel in a very nice location in Lugano. The hotel has a beautiful outdoor area...Tripadvisor_scherrc 2018 Cantone di Zurigo, Svizzera - 23.04.2018
We only had less than 24 hours here but loved every minute of it when in our historic hotel and room. The hotel is beautifully...Tripadvisor_Paar21 Khartoum, Suda - 05.04.2018
Totally in love with this hotel!
For a tourist town like Lugano, I was surprised to find such high quality and good service at such reasonable prices during Easter holiday, so...Tripadvisor_Andie_laShanghai Shanghai - 04.04.2018
The location of the hotel could not be better, right by the lake and in the heart of the town. Excellent breakfast selection with dedicated...Tripadvisor_SuzyCue60 - 19.10.2017
Looking Forward to Coming Back
Amazing service at an older, charming property that is well maintained. Extremely well located, I even extended my stay. Step out the hotel doors to...Hotels.com_Mariela - 01.10.2017
Last stayed here 60 years ago, same family ownership, same high standards, missed my parents!
A very high standard from staff and facilities and great location in city centre, could not be better. Great breakfast with very helpful staff. Best...Booking_Peter, United Kingdom - 29.09.2017
An unbelievable 3* Hotel!
Due to a generally high occupancy of 4 and 5* properties, we opted for Hotel International Au Lac. Was wondering why a 3* had such...Tripadvisor_Daniel-Grossmann - 28.09.2017
A wonderful old world hotel, vey classic. A bit expensive but worth the price.Tripadvisor_Marianne P, New York, United States - 23.09.2017
Great staff. They had a group with a special dinner and we...
Great hotel in Lugano
We stayed here during a Rick Steve's tour of Switzerland. This is a lovely hotel. Our room was beautiful and the AC worked great. The...Tripadvisor_kingscommon, Phoenix, Arizona - 18.09.2017
Hotel with grace and warmth
We can't say enough about our magnificent stay. This hotel is so delightful and sophisticated. The view from the hotel is amazing. Each detail has...Letter_Kelly and Charleston - 05.09.2017
This is a wonderful hotel!! In a great location. There are great views of the Lake and the location is also excellent. Rooms are very...Tripadvisor_SKCYCLES - 23.08.2017
The Hotel International au Lac presents old-world elegance, right near the shore of lovely Lake Lugano. There are many shops, restaurants and sights within easy...Tripadvisor_Anna H_Chicago, IL - 11.08.2017
Great value, great ambiance
Really enjoyed our stay here! The hotel has old school charm, lovely pool especially on a steamy hot day, hotel is right in the centre...Tripadvisor_ontariogirl41,Toronto - 08.08.2017
Very fine hotel, good location, the suite for familly is big and very comfortable and pretty: the beds are very comfortable to sleep. All facilities...Tripadvisor_kafis2017_Tel Aviv, Israele - 02.08.2017
Wonderful stay in Lugano
We chose the Hotel International au Lac from the good reviews on TripAdvisor and we weren't disappointed. This is a great choice if you want...Tripadvisor_Rae002_Bangkok - 01.08.2017
A wonderful hotel with history, in the heart of Lugano
A great hotel to stay in Lugano! Ideal location, we had a lake view, and the hotel has its own atmosphere, it is over 100...Booking.com_(CY) - 17.07.2017
Wonderfull stay at Lugano
The people are very kind, the view from the bar is unique, the breakfast is more than great and different every day. The hotel is...Tripadvisor_Maria Alejandra T Caracas, Venezuela - 05.07.2017
Updated, chic hotel in best location
This hotel was recently updated with excellent room amenities. The location is superb, since everything is within walking distance along the waterfront promenade or through...Tripadvisor_Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida - 21.06.2017
Charming place, with personal service
I wasn't expecting too much, but actually this was a lovely hotel to stay in. There is an air of faded glamour, but this is...Tripadvisor_Edimburgo, Regno Unito - 15.06.2017
Very enjoyable stay in a hotel with charm and history
We spent 3 nights in this hotel and enjoyed very minute of it. The location is excellent: In walking distance to all sightseeing places of...Tripadvisor_PeterMarro Manila, Filippine - 13.06.2017
Set back slightly from the road along the lake, this is an ideal spot for nearby restaurants and for the boats that sail Lake Lugano....Tripadvisor_NeilNelson Evesham - 13.06.2017
Great choice for Lugano
This hotel is in an ideal location for touring Lugano and in a beautiful spot right across the street from the lake. All the major...Tripadvisor_MartinAB - 02.06.2017
Relaxing family holiday
Hotel International au Lac gave us everything we were looking for on our family trip to Lugano. We had the family suite which was large...Tripadvisor_828mjj, Basilea, Svizzera - 01.06.2017
Great location and old world charm
We stayed here for two nights - loved Lake Lugano and the hotel's great location. We had a newly remodeled room with a small balcony...Tripadvisor_ Shenandoah32, Washington DC - 24.05.2017
A splendid Hotel! A superb stay!
My wife and I have just returned from our first ever visit to Lugano, where we spent a week and stayed in this very comfortable...Tripadvisor_John N S, Louth England - 24.05.2017
Wonderuf and charming!
I just spent a night here after booking it mainly by chance and because of the location. While the location cannot be better indeed, I...Tripadvisor_Sasch, Amsterdam - 24.05.2017
The most luxurious *** I ever stayed in
Amazing service location and room. Loved the staff -helpful and kind-loved the breakfast.The rooms are all quor and with high ceilings excellent position. Last but...Tripadvisor_sofia b, Ginevra, Svizzera - 17.05.2017
A Sophisticated delight set in an Ideal Location
We broke our journey from Interlaken to Venice with a single night's stay here - that was the only fault and it was ours. A...Tripadvisor_Rossergruffydd, Glasgow, Regno Unito - 21.04.2017
Hotel which turns back time..
Beautiful, well preserved hotel with a peaceful and relaxing garden terrace by the pool in the perfect location where you can take walks by the...Tripadvisor_BB3435,Istanbul, Turchia - 02.04.2017
Best choice in the heart of Lugano
Unesco's monument hotel, best location with a parking place just on the basement, Huge rooms styled with charm of 70's !!Tripadvisor_CKreisen - 16.11.2016
A surprising huge relaxing garden...
Lake View on our Patio over rooftop of the Church Santa Maria degli Angeli
Stayed 2 nights at this hotel - with a mediocre welcome - no info - our room 585 was not ready. But such a beautiful...Tripadvisor_RiverbendTX - 03.11.2016
Perfect location, easy to find
We were driving through Lugano and decided to spend the night. We had no reservation and didn't know the city at all, so we 'happened'...Tripadvisor_brenda49 - 19.10.2016
Great location, friendly staff, comfortable room
We stayed 2 nights and found the location to be ideal. Next door to Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli and the steps up where...Tripadvisor_Kathy F - 17.10.2016
Very authentic Switzerland
We enjoyed this hotel very much. Throughout the hotel they have pictures that show how it was built how the town looked, who built the...Tripadvisor_takemeaway50 - 14.10.2016
Elegant hotel with gracious service and delightful amenities
The Hotel International au Lac has been run by the same family for years, and their attention to guests is obvious in so many ways....Tripadvisor_SusanI297 - 11.10.2016
Lakeside with pool and personalized service
Spacious, clean, historic and charming. Public areas are amazing with a service personnel unbelievably attentive and courteous. Location (via Nassa) excellent for shopping, walking and...Tripadvisor_DAN S - 30.09.2016
My wife and I stayed at the Hotel International au Lac for four nights whilst on a rail tour through Europe, we had a lovely...Tripadvisor_Stuart H - 30.09.2016
“the most luxurious *** i ever stayed in”
Amazing service location and room. Loved the staff -helpful and kind-loved the breakfast.The rooms are all quort and with high ceilings excellent position. Last but...sofia b Geneva, via tripadvisor - 14.05.2017