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Offering stylish rooms with free WiFi, the design Hotel Gabbani is centrally set on Lugano‘s Piazza Cioccaro Square. The Main Train Station is reachable by the city cable car, only 50 yards away. Civico Park and the shores of Lake Lugano are only 2 minutes’ walk away.

The designer Sven Panzera blended warm oak furnishings and classic Danish-design armchairs with marble illuminated elements to create a unique ambience in every room. Each unit features pastel-toned or bright-contrasted decor.

Clear lines, soft shapes and ad hoc elements like a bathtub next to the bed or a small staircase will add up to the atmosphere. Room amenities include air-conditioning, minibar and a flat-screen TV.

The à la carte gourmet restaurant Gabbani and a bar can be enjoyed on the ground floor of this Mediterranean-style building. The Ikobani restaurant additionally offers Japanese specialities and drinks that can be enjoyed on the rooftop terrace with a city view during spring and summer.

Also a gourmet shop with a selected choice of regional delicacies is available on site.

Public parking is provided for a charge at a nearby location. Lugano Central Ferries Station and Piazza Riforma Bus Station are reachable within a radius of 200 yards from Hotel Gabbani. San Salvatore Mountain is only a 10-minute bus ride away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Lugano, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Gabbani has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 9 Mar 2012.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Lugano, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast info

Continental, Italian, American, Buffet

Loyal customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Max adults: 2
Double Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Junior Suite
  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Deluxe Junior Suite
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Deluxe Room
  • 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Maisonette
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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About Hotel Gabbani

Welcoming Booking.com guests since 9 Mar 2012

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  • Is there a walk-in shower

    Yes.


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    Asked about: Junior Suite • Answered on 10 October 2019
  • is there an elevator or, if not, could a staff member bring the luggage to the rooms?

    Dear Guest, thank you for contacting us. Our hotel is equipped with an elevator, in any case a staff member can be available for bringing the luggage to the reception floor (1st floor). Thank you, best wishes GABBANI TEAM


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    Answered on 24 April 2021
  • Hi , does any of your Double Rooms have 2 single beds ? Does your hotel has a lift / elevator . Thank you

    Dear guest, yes is it possible to have 2 single beds in the following categories: Deluxe room, Junior Suite and Junior Suite Deluxe. The hotel has an elevator. For more details please contact our reservation office. Best regards, TEAM GABBANI


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    Answered on 19 November 2021
  • Good morning! We have reserved a room between 11-13 April, I see it is necessary to reserve for parking (public parking nearby). How much does it cost? Also, what services are you currently not offering due to Covid? In particular, is the restaurant open for guests? Thank you, Marina

    At the public parking "Autosilo Motta", located only 2-minute walking from the hotel, we have access to the reserved area at the price of CHF 25/per night. The number of access is limited, a deposit in cash is required. Restaurant is open for guests


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    Answered on 3 April 2021
  • Hi I’m interested in the Maisonette room. Is there’s a door between the living room and bedroom area or is it open space? Thanks Liisa Wolf

    Hello, thank you for contacting Casa Gabbani. The Maisonette room is a 45m2 open space organised as a loft, with an extra bed + TV in the mezzanine. For any further needs, don't hesitate to contact us again. GABBANI TEAM


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    Asked about: Maisonette • Answered on 12 April 2021
  • Please advise if an adult can sleep on the sofa bed in the Maisonette room. Thanks, DJ

    Yes the sofa bed can be adjusted and transformed in a bed.


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    Answered on 20 December 2019
  • Is there bathroom amenity(shampoo, conditioner, etc.)?

    Yes, shampoo and shower gel.


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    Answered on 13 September 2019
  • What type of room would you recommend for two adults and one 14 year old?

    A junior Suite or a Junior Suite Deluxe.


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    Answered on 27 February 2021
  • Salve, c'è un ristorante a disposizione dei clienti dell'hotel per pranzo e cena a marzo (durante il periodo in cui i ristoranti sono chiusi per via di Covid-19)? Grazie.

    Salve a lei, ad oggi i ristoranti degli alberghi in Svizzera sono autorizzati a servire pasti per i loro ospiti.


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    Answered on 27 February 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Lugano Casino
    0.2 miles
  • LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura
    0.4 miles
  • Art Museum Lugano
    0.6 miles
  • Monte San Salvatore
    1 miles
  • Lugano Hospital - Civico
    1.1 miles
  • Mount Brè
    1.7 miles
  • Path of Olives
    1.7 miles
  • Golf Magliaso
    3.3 miles
  • Swiss Miniatur
    3.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Mount San Giorgio
    5.3 miles
  • Generoso Mount
    6.9 miles
  • FoxTown Factory Stores
    9 miles
  • Mendrisio Station
    9.4 miles
Public transport
  • Train Lugano Station
    0.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Lugano Airport
    2.1 miles
  • Milan Malpensa Airport
    28.5 miles
  • Milan Linate Airport
    40.9 miles
How to get to Hotel Gabbani from Lugano Airport
    Taxi
    Parking available
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1 restaurant on site

    Ristorante Gabbani

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Local, International

Facilities of Hotel Gabbani
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and charges may be applicable.
Services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
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House rules
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Check-in

14:00 - 20:00

Check-out

07:30 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Cot upon request
CHF 15 per child, per night
4 - 15 years
Extra bed upon request
CHF 30 per child, per night
16+ years
Extra bed upon request
CHF 50 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please note that the reception closes at 18:00 from Mondays until Saturdays. On Sundays and public holidays the reception closes at 17:00, but guests can access the accommodation as usual.

Please note that from Sunday until Tuesday the elevator works until 21:00, while from Wednesday until Saturday the elevator works until 22:00. After this time, the reception is only reachable via a staircase. Please contact the property directly for further information.

Please note that the city tax includes the Ticino Ticket. It offers free benefits and discounts in the Canton of Ticino, including free use of train and bus services. For more details, please contact the property directly.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Hotel Gabbani in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Gabbani

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Gabbani by:

    • Taxi 15min

  • Check-in at Hotel Gabbani is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Hotel Gabbani is 100 yards from the centre of Lugano.

  • Hotel Gabbani offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at Hotel Gabbani can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Italian
      • American
      • Buffet

    • The prices at Hotel Gabbani may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • The nearest beach is just 0.6 miles from Hotel Gabbani.

    • Room options at Hotel Gabbani include:

      • Double
      • Apartment

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Gabbani (subject to availability):

      • Parking

    • Hotel Gabbani has 1 restaurant:

      • Ristorante Gabbani