Hotel Al Boccalino
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Al Boccalino Melide
Close to train station. Comfortable rooms, great food. Quiet, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Lugano
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... the hotel said it was just 500 meters but we off course took the wrong street and it ended up being 1km! Haha. Beer is all we could think about!
we Check into the hotel have showers and meet Missy, David, Heather and Shar.
we eat at a restauranr La Rosa dei Venti which was recommended to us by Guiseppe at the hotel.
11 for dinner which was a feast and it cost €196.
Tiring, challenging but exciting day. Ps we have a resident roos
... we spent too much time moving and not enough time enjoying.. Sandy described it well, moving every 2-3 days is for tourists, we are travellers.
The time in the Loire valley was fabulous and we enjoyed having Marvin and Linda join us. The house was great and the hospitality amazing...even including a ride in their Daimler.
Visits to Expo 2015 was great but the v high temperatures made it hard work. Our annual visit to ...
... and had lunch. We then went on a hunt to find the gelato store that served the biggest scoops. Satisfied with our adventures of the day we decided to catch the ferry to a small town called Lenno, where we had a refreshing dip in the lake and then returned to the hotel. We finished the day off with a nice dinner and more dessert, went for a short walk to try and make ourselves feel less guilty for eating 'that last piece of cake' and then hit the sack. Another beautiful day brought to an ...
... remainer of our day dragged on a bit longer than we would have liked, with the extra time savouring our ice creams largely to blame for causing us to miss our scheduled train to Tremezzo, and subsequently causing us an hour and a half wait for our bus in Como before we finally reached our hotel at 8.30pm. Capping off our day with a traditional Italian meal on the banks of Lake Como we eventually hit the sack around 11pm, tired but content with our day's ...
... temperatures dropped - 300C in the morning, 160C during the late-afternoon rain.Jacqueline, our host here in Mercallo, has been great. She's absolutely full on, with an in-depth knowledge of the local scene. Jacqueline works in the customer care area at the nearby Malpensa Airport and her attitude and standards flow through to her care for her tenants. She has been very keen for us to enjoy her part of Italy ...