The Aga Khan was there, as were François Mitterand, Tina Turner and Igor Stravinsky, Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni, Björn Borg and Alain Prost. The famous Hotel Splendide Royal wears its name like a badge of honour. And with good reason, too. For this hotel has been the number one address in Lugano for a good one hundred years. And not just for the rich and famous, but for all those wishing to explore the fascinating world of Ticino or visiting the region on business.
Traditional hotel with Alpine charm and a warm welcome, built in 1851. Flagship for Seiler Hotels and member of Swiss Deluxe Hotels and Leading Hotels of the World. Ongoing renovations: 2007 "Le Petit Cervin", 2008 "Residence", 2009 "Villa Margherita". 3 Restaurants, Grill Le Cervin, Ristorante Capri and fine dining at "Le Restaurant". Pick-up service with horse-drawn carriage from the station.
Modern design merges perfectly with alpine cosiness and comfort in this 5-star hotel. 25 rooms and suites, 2 gourmet restaurants, lounge and SPA with swimming pool, sauna and hamam are further features along with a most modern fitness room, 2 perfectly equipped meeting rooms and a playroom for tiny guests. This hotel jewel is situated directly by the golf fairway, has optimal parking facilities and is just 5 minutes away from the centre.