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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
- Banquet room
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Federale Lugano
Travel Blogs from Lugano
Today Ruth and I took a canoe on the lake. We wanted to explore it more close to the coast. It was great fun apart from the burden on your shoulders. After an hour of paddling, our shoulders and forearms were worn out. We then had a relaxing afternoon by the pool, followed by a last supper at home before moving on to ...
... a beer and snacks and the most wonderful passion fruit tartlet. We sat and watched people go by and the ferries come and go. We walked back to the car via a gallery of local artist's work. We bought a picture of Balbianello, the local villa near where we are staying. The road to Como made Lisa a little unsettled and we met a ...
We were looking forward to hiring a boat and experiencing lake Como from the lake. We went down to the local hire place in Ossuccio and hired a 40hp motorboat. It was very comfy with a foredeck to sunbathe and seats at the back and for the pilot. It was very easy to operate and we listened to a safety briefing and then off we went. The hire company had given us a map with suggested routes for our time in the lake. We decided to ...
Ok so today was the day off from the holiday. Lisa is still fighting a cold and we had planned to take it easy. I started my holiday book, caught up on Hell on Wheels a great American drama about building the railways from the east to the west. Very gritty but a good story. I decided to talk a walk locally ...
... Like I said to Simon Hemsley, the water colours - a bit smudgy, the oils OK but the mix media - ****. Still it was pretty interesting.
Then we tried to do some Swiss shopping and really only managed to get some chocolate, which will be mutely enjoyed. Tried some Swiss watches but decided to leave it as I have already bought a 5 Euro watch at the Bologna markets from a certified Bangladeshi watch maker.