Discover a selection of 46 holiday rentals in Lugano, CH that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 33 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Lugano. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Lugano
Destination guide

The charming city of Lugano awaits you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Lugano. Revered for its shopping, lake and restaurants, this city is both romantic and walkable. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Lugano

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Lugano a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Swissminiatur (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Splash and Spa (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Menaggio and Cadenabbia Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Fondazione Monte Verita (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Como-Brunate Funicular (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Varese Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lugano

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lugano. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Lugano (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Parco Ciani (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Lungolago (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • MASILugano Museum of Art of Italian Switzerland (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mount Brè (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Monte San Salvatore (1.9 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Lugano

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Malpensa International Airport (MXP), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Lugano (QDL-Lugano Rail Station) or Lugano Station and explore the city from there. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Lugano Funicular Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Lugano?

Whatever holiday experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental property in or around Lugano that's right up your alley. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Around 0.1 miles from the centre of Lugano, you'll want to keep coming back to "Mansarda Gargantini, Lugano, Switzerland". It has 1 bedroom and a range of conveniences like a dishwasher and a hair dryer.
  • Another top choice is "Love Of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland", which is around 0.1 miles from Lugano. Offering 1 bedroom, a dishwasher and an oven, it has everything you need to make your stay comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Lugano holiday rental for you.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Lugano?

Your Monday to Friday will be much easier to endure if you've got something epic set up for the weekend. Give yourself something fun to look forward to by locking in one of these top weekend getaways in or near Lugano:

  • Located around 0.1 miles to the southwest of Lugano, "Lugano Motta, Lugano, Switzerland" has all you need for a quick weekend break, including a hair dryer and a balcony. When it's time to explore, there are plenty of outdoor attractions to visit like Golf Club and Parco delle Camelie.
  • "Second Home, Lugano, Switzerland" is also ideal for a whirlwind getaway. Located about 1 mile to the northwest of Lugano, this holiday rental comes with amenities like a microwave oven and towels. Via Gottardo and Monte San Salvatore should be on your to-do list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Lugano?

Generally small, less expensive and well located, it's not difficult to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Escape to one of these holiday rentals and get acquainted with Lugano up close:

  • Make "Mansarda Gargantini, Lugano, Switzerland" your home for a week or more. This wonderful holiday rental features amenities including a hair dryer and a stovetop.
  • "Love Of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland" is another good option. Make yourself at home and take advantage of a hair dryer, a kitchen and more.

With the moolah you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to discover even more of Lugano. Cultural sights like Cantonal Art Museum and LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura will help you understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Lugano?

Whether you're searching for a cosy apartment for you and a friend or a house big enough for the whole family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Lugano. These properties make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

  • If you can only spare a night or two, "Piccola Grecia 6, Lugano, Switzerland" is a terrific choice. It's not too far from the centre of Lugano, so you'll have easy access to all the best sights.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights at "Elegant Lakeview Panorama Penthouse". This centrally located property makes exploring the sights easy.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Lugano?

We have some fantastic houses you can rent for a weekend in Lugano City-Centre. If you're after a place with plenty of character where you can spend a couple of relaxing days with family and friends, this tourist neighbourhood is a great option. You'll find it around 0.1 miles from Lugano. The mountainous neighbourhood of Aldesago, around 1 mile from Lugano, is another attractive spot for a mini break.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Lugano?

Of all the conveniences a holiday rental can have, a pool promises the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Lugano and spend your time splashing around. Just remember to bring your inflatable doughnut:

  • Say hello to "Holiday House Bidogno For 5 - 6 Persons With 3 Bedrooms", where your top priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities including a fridge and nearby whale-watching activities help make this retreat a guest favourite.
  • "Large Green View Apartment" House With Balcony Near The Verzasca Valley" is the kind of place you go to leave the everyday behind and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its pool. Nearby ecotour services and beach sun loungers are also on hand to make your visit as comfy as possible.

Curious what the weather is like in Lugano? It has a subarctic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 50null to 80null. If you're chasing more inspiration on places to stay in this exciting destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Lugano holiday rentals.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Lugano?

Every family catch-up should be memorable. Whether you're organising some time away with the kids or a long-overdue family reunion, our large family holiday rentals in or near Lugano offer a comfy home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Stunning Private Villa For 8 People With Wifi", which has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests. This retreat is around 5 miles to the south of Lugano and features amenities such as a TV and a dishwasher.
  • Another great choice is "Beautiful Private Villa For 8 Guests With Wifi". This property is 6 miles south of Lugano and features a DVD player, a TV and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your invitation list.

If you'd like to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your to-do list. Swissminiatur, Alprose Chocolate Factory and Funicolare Monte Brè - Cassarate Station are great places to start.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Lugano?

Nothing says "glamorous getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your favourite swimwear and enjoy a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these large holiday homes in or near Lugano:

  • Invite your closest friends over for a refreshing swim at "Walk To The Beach, Spacious 3 Bedroom Penthouse With Two Lanais". This rental has space to spare, with 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 people. A water park and mountain views are other things to love about this place.
  • Besides its impressive indoor pool, "Holiday House Corzoneso For 6 - 8 Persons With 3 Bedrooms" comes with a garden and a nearby waterfront. It has 3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 8 guests, so you can bring all your buddies along.

For even more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Lugano holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom holiday rentals in or near Lugano?

Romantic retreats, business trips or solo adventures — a single-bedroom holiday property works for all sorts of occasions. One of these options in or near Lugano is sure to fit the bill:

  • It's true! Good things come in small packages, and "Mansarda Gargantini, Lugano, Switzerland" is a fabulous example of this. This one-bedroom property can be found close to the central streets and offers amenities like a kitchen and an oven.
  • Also within easy reach of the centre of Lugano, "Love Of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a big day of seeing the sights, come home and enjoy a water view and a kitchen.

Can I find two-bedroom holiday rentals in or near Lugano?

Absolutely. From modern apartments to cosy cabin retreats, Vrbo offers a selection of rental places. Families or small groups will like these two-bedroom options in or near Lugano:

  • Leading our list is "Lugano Motta, Lugano, Switzerland". This two-bedroom beauty provides handy amenities like a water view and a kitchen. Visit Lugano's excellent attractions from this homely base.
  • "Second Home, Lugano, Switzerland" is another lovely two-bedroom rental in the Lugano area. It offers convenient amenities like a kitchen and an oven.