The Swiss Diamond hotel is a five-star resort situated on the enchanting shores of the Lake Lugano, in the lovely village of Morcote within a typical Mediterranean character and spirit.
It is just few minutes away from the center of Lugano immersed in an enchanting atmosphere with a breathtaking view over the lake and the surrounding mountains, amplified by the colors of exhilarating small villages.
The hotel is a sumptuous property with a very intimate atmosphere and high attention to the guests needs; it is the ideal location for those who are looking for relax, privacy and elegance.
87 stylish rooms and suites with every comfort, the majority overlooking the beautiful shores of the lake, are equipped with every comfort.
The Lago Restaurant, with its veranda, and the Panorama Restaurant on the top floor of the hotel, make it possible to admire, from a privileged viewing point, the beauty of the surrounding landscape are the perfect settings for more intimate occasions or event.
Bar Orient and Bar Lago (seasonal), are the perfect locations for a delicious cocktail with a view.
Longevity Diamond SPA is an oasis of peace, the place privileged to dedicate itself to the actual well-being in absolute harmony and relaxation.
Riva Lago Olivella
Morcote (1 km): is one of the most beautiful villages in Switzerland. In fact, the picturesque village on Lake Lugano is part of the Swiss federal Inventory of sites worthy of protection.
Lugano (7 km): surrounded by numerous mountains offering splendid viewpoints. The town centre with its Mediterranean-style squares and arcades, and numerous parks with sub-tropical plants such as the Parco Civico on the shores of the lake.
LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura is the new Arts Centre dedicated to the visual arts, music and the performing arts and is also home to the newly-created Museo d’arte della Svizzera italiana (MASI).
Monte San Salvatore (5 km): towers majestically over Lugano, offering a unique perspective of Lake Ceresio, the Lombard plain and of the magnificent mountain ranges of the Swiss and Savoy Alps. The church roof and the Capodoro Terrace with their lookout points offer stunning 360° panoramic views.
Monte Generoso (12 km): At the southern end of Lake Lugano is the 1,701 metre high Monte Generoso. This lofty altitude makes it without a doubt the best mountain for views in the canton of Ticino. A cog railway has been taking visitors up to the peak of Monte Generoso for 125 to enjoy these breathtaking views.
The “Fiore di pietra” (stone flower) created by the famous architect Mario Botta stands majestically on a rugged plateau on the mountain. Its windows offer breathtaking 360° panoramic views, taking in the lakes, the city of Lugano as well as the Matterhorn and Jungfrau all the way to the Bernina Range.
Swissminiature (2 km): Swissminiature is Switzerland on a smaller scale. There are 128 models of houses, castles and monuments in the open air, distributed throughout the 14,000 square meter park. The models have been recreated authentically with great attention to detail and are surrounded by thousands of plants and flowers.
FoxTown outlet (15 km): FoxTown Factory Stores is a true temple of elegance and luxury, where shopping lovers can find the most prestigious international brands of women’s, men’s and children’s clothing, accessories, sports and houseware at reduced prices from 30% to 70% all year round.
Casinò Lugano (5 km): Casino Lugano is a landmark in Ticino for entertainment, thanks to gaming offers completed by two bars, panoramic restaurant and an exclusive lounge & bar. Today, the Casino offers 400 last generation slot machines, 28 daily prize jackpots and 18 tables dedicated to the most classic casino games.