For lovers of Typically Swiss Hotels
With the lake on its doorstep, the historic town centre just round the corner and countless shops and boutiques just a stone's throw away, the International au Lac would be special if only on account of its unparalleled location.
What guests also appreciate is the garden with its own swimming pool and the garage which enables them to park on site.
As a historical hotel of national importance, it counts among the most exclusive establishments in town and now has an exhibition documenting a success story that has endured for more than 100 years.
On the lake-promenade in the city center, in the heart of the shopping and historical district of Lugano. by Road - National Highway "A2" Basel-St.Gotthard-Chiasso - Exit Lugano-Sud - Follow direction "Lugano-Lago" and "Lugano-centro" - Once on the lake-side road, you will find us on your left-hand-side after the round-about. by Train Lugano railway station (distance from the hotel 800 mt. = about 10 minutes walk). From July 1st 2014 to 2016 the Cable-Car (funicolare) connecting the Railway Station SBB to the City-Center will be under renovation. As an alternative to reach the Hotel International au Lac we recommend to use the bus line n° 4 direction "Lugano-centro" and get off at "Piazza Luini, about 6 min. ride. Airplane Nearby Airports: - Lugano-Agno (10km) - Zurich (220km) - Milano-Malpensa, Italy (70km) - Milano-Linate, Italy (90 km