Hotel Admiral

Via Geretta 15, 6902 Lugano, Switzerland


Very good

Based on 3488 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel


You need to know

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • The seasonal pool will be open from July to September.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.
  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland) guidelines.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 6.10 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 20 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CHF 40 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 20 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: CHF 30 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts credit cards and cash
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Check-in Special Instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. The swimming pool is open to the public as well as hotel guests. The property offers air conditioning during summer months only.

Minimum Age



General description

Hotel Admiral Lugano like no other is perfectly situated in Lugano, Switzerland, as it is surrounded by many enjoyable landmarks such as Lugano Lake, and also it has a vital location because of being near to railway station of Mount San Salvatore.

Hotel Admiral Lugano ensures guests’ recreational moments with it's spectacular outdoor pool.

The comfy and elegant 96 rooms offer Wi-Fi service, irons, safes, minibars and work desks.

Check-in: From 02:00 PM

Check-out: Until 12:00 PM


With a stay at Hotel Admiral, you'll be centrally located in Paradiso, a 1-minute drive from Lake Lugano and 9 minutes from Swissminiatur. This 4-star hotel is 10.5 mi (17 km) from FoxTown Factory Stores and 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Museum of Modern Art.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Museum of Modern Art - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati Collection - 1 km / 0.7 mi
LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Via Nassa - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
MASILugano Museum of Art of Italian Switzerland - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Santa Maria degli Angeli - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Piazza della Riforma - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Cantonal Art Museum - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
San Lorenzo Cathedral - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Parco Ciani - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Palazzo dei Congressi - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Monte San Salvatore - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Lugano Exhibition Centre - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
University of Lugano - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Hermann Hesse Museum - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Malpensa Intl. Airport (MXP) - 76.1 km / 47.3 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Admiral is Lugano (LUG-Agno).


Satisfy your appetite with a variety of Swiss, International and traditional Mediterranean dishes. The hotel also provides breakfast daily.


The interiorly-designed, chic and comfortable 96 rooms at Hotel Admiral Lugano include Wi-Fi service, irons, safes, minibars and work desks. The hotel will always keen on providing conveniences, such as TVs with satellite channels, air conditioning and private bathrooms with showers and hairdryers.


Hotel Admiral Lugano provides a group of magnificent services to meet guests’ needs, such as Wi-Fi service, luggage storage, elevators, tour desk, 24-hour front desk and accessible rooms and facilities. You can also get benefit from the hotel superb outdoor pool.

Business, and other amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Shuttle to airport

  • Front desk

  • Lifts

  • Outdoor pool

  • Indoor pool

  • Dry cleaning service

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Breakfast
Front desk services
  • Bellboy
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk
  • Luggage storage
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Shuttle to airport
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
  • Garden
  • Lifts
Pool & beach
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Does Hotel Admiral offer free breakfast?

    No, Hotel Admiral does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Hotel Admiral have non-smoking rooms

    No, Hotel Admiral doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Hotel Admiral provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Hotel Admiral have a swimming pool?

    No, Hotel Admiral does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Hotel Admiral have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Hotel Admiral does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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