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Lugano - Savosa Youth Hostel

Via Cantonale 13, Savosa, 6942, Switzerland

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Overall Rating 88%

From 2 Reviews

Hostel rating (2)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 90%
Cleanliness 90%
Location 80%
Security 90%
Service 90%
Comfort 90%
Green rating 80%

Families, groups and backpackers - everyone feels at home. The Lugano Youth Hostel is situated at a perfect departure point for numerous cultural and scenic excursions.

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Savosa Hostel

Hostel Savosa

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The Hostel is located just 3 km outside of Lugano, the southern-most international city of Switzerland.
Lugano boasts an enchanting landscape and takes pride in its beautiful golf which is framed by the hills and mountain ranges of San Salvatore and Bré. Each year the city of Lugano offers a full calendar of cultural and recreational activities-- The Modern Art Museum, numerous athletic tournaments, Long Lake Festival and the Jazz Festival, just to mention a few.

The Majek-Wassmann family has run the Hostel of Lugano-Savosa for several generations and their dedication and competence guarantee a positive experience for their guests. The rooms and apartments of the Hostel were newly renovated in 2015 and offer plenty of comfort, so that you can enjoy relaxing holidays.We have ample options available; single or double rooms, family size rooms with or without kitchen, or dormitories of 6-8 beds. We guarantee maximum comfort for our guests, offering free Wi-Fi access in all of our rooms, an organic breakfast buffet, living and TV rooms, an Internet Corner and a phone box. The premises are easily accessible by public transport, and parking is available.

The Hostel is situated in a vast subtropical park surrounded by marvelous vegetation. Our premises is outfitted with a swimming pool with slide, a beach volley ball court, 2 ping pong tables, billiards, a bocce court and open grill area which allows our guests to enjoy their meals under our brand new outdoor canopy! For the little ones there is a swing set, an amusement park with toy horses and sandbox as well as a chicken and rabbit coop full of charming little animals to admire.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 15:00 and 19:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 19:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 16 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 6 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 2 stay free.
  • Children under the age of 6 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • A non-member supplement of CHF 6 per person per night is payable on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • Garden
  • Playground
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room
  • Table tennis / ping pong

Accessibility

  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 14/02/2016 to 20/12/2016

Reception:
From 07:00 to 12:00
From 15:00 to 22:00
Check-in:
From 15:00 to 19:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +41 91 966 27 28

Fax. +41 91 968 23 63

lugano@youthhostel.ch

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • The Lake of Lugano (2 to 3km)
  • Visit to Swissminiature (5 to 10km)
  • Visit the Monte Bré (5 to 10km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

A very nice hostel, great garden, pool, variety of activities possible. Good resto just across the street, breakfast good, room clean and shared toilet and shower surprisingly clean! Bit expensive though!

77%

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Syl,

Mon 04 Jul 2016

Sehr schön gelegene Unterkunft mit einem grünen gepflegten Umfeld, dass keine Wünsche offen lässt. Das Finden der Zufahrt zum Objekt ist etwas problematisch, da es in 2. Reihe liegt und das Hinweisschild an der Mauer etwas klein ausgefallen ist. Aber wenn man die Unterkunft gefunden hat, ist man begeistert.

100%

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Joachim,

Mon 27 Jun 2016

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (3 to 5km)
  • Cinema (1 to 2km)
  • City Centre (3 to 5km)
  • Gym (1 to 2km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Local market (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (3 to 5km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (2 to 3km)
  • Nightlife (2 to 3km)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (3 to 5km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Swimming pool (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (At or next to the hostel)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (More than 10km)
  • Water park (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Lugano Agno
Bus
Lugano Station: bus nr. 443 until "Savosa Posta" or at Genzana Station bus nr. 5 until "CROCIFISSO"
Car
From the highway exit at Lugano - Nord 1km direction Massagno/Savosa. Follow the HI hostels symbol
Rail
Lugano Station
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Basketball
  • Birdwatching
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Football
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Scuba / Snorkelling
  • Skateboarding
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Windsurfing

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