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Locanda Gandriese is set in Gandria, within 26 km of Mendrisio Station and 27 km of Villa Carlotta. The property is located 4.7 km from Exhibition Center Lugano, 6.6 km from Lugano Station and 14 km from Swiss Miniatur. The inn has a terrace and mountain views, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. At the inn, every room is fitted with a wardrobe, bed linen and a patio with a lake view. Featuring a shared bathroom with free toiletries, rooms at Locanda Gandriese also provide guests with free WiFi, while some rooms will provide you with a balcony. Chiasso Station is 33 km from the accommodation, while Generoso Mount is 34 km away. The nearest airport is Milan Malpensa Airport, 71 km from Locanda Gandriese.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Locanda Gandriese has been welcoming guests since 17 Jan 2018.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

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Room type
1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
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  • Patrycja
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Amazing!!! Spectacular!!! We will be back every time!!!
  • Anthony
    The location is extraordinary - a small village built into a steep slope over a lake. The building is very old, and quite unique. The associated restaurant is superb, and while not inexpensive, reasonable value by local standards. The chef is...
  • Oliver
    To have the balcony lake view right on the water’s edge was just perfect.
  • Helen
    Stunning location and views. Quaint hotel in a peaceful setting
  • Gabriela
    Lovely view. With a spot for swimming. Nice restaurant and staff. Coming here for second year
  • Maria
    The view of the lake is fantastic. Direct access to the lake and you can start a day with a morning swim :) The room is simple but has a comfortable bed and sufficient space.
  • Van
    The location and view were amazing, very friendly staff.
  • Dana
    View from window was unforgettable! Room was very clean. Sharing bathroom was very clean too. And it’s only 15 min by beautiful walk to very nice hidden beach Lido San Domenico
  • Elena
    Wonderful view, very friendly and helpful staff, great service during dinner and delicious food with lake view. Absolutely worth staying.
  • Jamal
    Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
    no breakfast because the staff works at 10am onwards. the location is good but very far from the central. you will be easy to get lost. the view is very beautiful facing the lake and very relaxing.

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi. Do you have parking spaces for the car?

    Public parking. 1 fr x h. 12 fr total day
    Answered on 23 March 2021
  • Do You have a room with sea view (seeblick) and Balcon? We want to book today :) Thank you

    Good evening. All our rooms overlook the lake. Not all of them have a balcony. This is the case of Room No. 4. Sincerely
    Answered on 13 November 2020
  • Hello, Is there public transport from Lugano central to Gandria? About how much is the taxi? Thank you!

    Good evening. From Lugano central you can reach us by bus and taxi. More Infos in our official channels.
    Answered on 20 June 2022
  • Hi are ye open all year round?

    Good evening, there are times when, for holidays, rooms and restaurant will be closed. Sincerely
    Answered on 4 December 2022
  • Hi - would it be possible to arrive between 21-22:00 on Thursday 14th of April? Grazie

    Good morning, We can accomodate this request, but please, if you booked with booking, write us managing your booking. Best Regards, The Locanda Gand..
    Answered on 8 April 2022
  • HI, May i know how far from train station ? and do your provide pick up and drop off service from train station ? thank you

    Greetings Gandria is about 7km from the Lugano railway station. The Locanda does not provide a shuttle service but you have several options to reach ..
    Answered on 6 June 2022
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Property surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Locanda Gandriese
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Modern • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Facilities of Locanda Gandriese

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Lake view
  • View
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Coffee machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs CHF 1 per hour.
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Locanda Gandriese takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 14:30 to 17:30

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


From 00:00 to 10:00



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.

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

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print

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

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Locanda Gandriese 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.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

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