The Hotel Acquarello is located in the historic quarter of Lugano, right at the lower terminus of the cable car going between the center of town and the main train station. Some rooms have a balcony and offer views out over the roofs of Lugano. The multi-lingual staff is happy to give you recommendations about what to see and do in Lugano. Lake Lugano can be reached within a 5-minute walk and many shops and restaurants can be found in the immediate surroundings of the Acquarello hotel as well.