Youth Hostel Lugano, Savosa, Switzerland

Youth Hostel Lugano


The Hostel is situated in a vast subtropical park surrounded by marvelous vegetation. Our premises is outfitted with a swimming pool with slide, a beach volley ball court, 2 ping pong tables, billiards, a bocce court and open grill area which allows our guests to enjoy their meals under our brand new outdoor canopy!
For the little ones there is a swing set, an amusement park with toy horses and sandbox as well as a chicken and rabbit coop full of charming little animals to admire.

The rooms and apartments of the Hostel were newly renovated in 2015 and offer plenty of comfort, so that you can enjoy relaxing holidays.
We have ample options available; single or double rooms, family size rooms with or without kitchen, or dormitories of 6-8 beds. We guarantee maximum comfort for our guests.
We offer free Wi-Fi access in all of our rooms.
There are also living and TV rooms, an Internet Corner and a phone box.

The breakfast buffet is rich with local organic products.

Parking is available.


The Swiss region “Ticino” is the most densely packed area of mountain bike trails in Switzerland.
Our slightly elevated position, respect to the city, permits the perfect opportunity for adventurous trails.
We also offer our guests bicycles to rent, as well a safe shelter to store your bicycle at the days end.


The community of Savosa is closely situated near Lugano and it offers Restaurants and Caverns with diverse menu choices, as well as supermarkets, shops, a post office, pharmacy and a large fitness facility.

rooms and facilities

Total 138 spaces to sleep
9 rooms with 2 beds
7 rooms with 2 beds
2 rooms with 4 beds
9 rooms with 4 beds
4 rooms with 6 beds
4 rooms with 8 beds
3 Apartments with 2 beds

duvets - available
pillows - available
bed linen - available
3 salles à manger for 120 people
4 common rooms
2 play rooms
sanitary facilities
all rooms with washbasins
11 toilets
10 individual showers
3 handicapped accessible showers/WC

furnishings & equipment

kitchen equipment
not suitable for self-catering
other equipment
internet in the common rooms (Wifi)
10´000 m² park with lawn
basketball, volleyball and badminton
football pitch
ping pong
table top football
fire place outside

28 rooms are handicapped accessible. 63 of the total 132 beds are handicapped accessible. The door width of the rooms is 90cm. All other rooms are handicapped accessible and easily reachable by elevator. The corridor width in front of the elavator is 200cm, the door width 80cm, the lift width 105cm, lift depth is 200cm.


- central
- Shops close by
- Direct access by car - all year
shopping facilities
within 5 min: Migros, Denner, butcher´s shop, bakery, pharmacy, two banks with ATMs
nearest town / village
Lugano in 3 km


public transport
by train to Lugano
by bus to Savosa, Crocifisso - 3 minutes walking dinstance to the house (Bus no. 5 direction Lamone-Cadempino)
by car/by coach
by car driving up to the house possible - 20 parking spaces
Not accessible by private coach (2 minutes on foot to access road)