The hotel

Hotel Lugano

Stay in the heart of Knokke

L'Hôtel Lugano **** has been a fixture in Knokke-Heist since 1939 when it comes to prestige and class. The rooms are spacious and equipped with every comfort and luxury to guarantee you a pleasant stay. Our staff team is known for excellent and fully personalised service. Here you will not feel at home, here you will feel on holiday. L'Hôtel Lugano: a four-star experience for young and old in Knokke Le Zoute.

The pleasant rooms provide a wonderful feeling of tranquillity, and that at 50 metres from the beautiful beach of Knokke-Heist. Hospitality is central to us and our highly professional and enthusiastic team is at your service to take your stay to the next level.

The passion of the Vanhollebeke family for generations


At L'Hôtel Lugano, 4-star service is at the heart of everything we do. Our permanent team ensures that you can enjoy your stay in peace and quiet, always with a smile and a personal service tailored to your needs. Do you have a special event or would you like a surprise in your room? We will be delighted to help you make it unforgettable. Do not hesitate to contact reception, we will make it an unforgettable moment together.

Luxury breakfast

You can have breakfast in the breakfast lounge or on the sunny garden terrace in fine weather. We offer a luxurious breakfast buffet with local produce, fresh products and a wonderful variety of sweet and salty ingredients. Our team provides eggs baked à la minute to suit your desire. Our hotel guests and passers-by enjoy L'Hotel Lugano's luxurious breakfast with a coupe of Laurent Perrier champagne. Breakfast is from 8 to 11:30 a.m., which allows you to enjoy a long start of the day and to take your time.

Luxury break

We welcome you and your guests for a High Tea with or without bubbles in our beautiful bar or on the green terrace overlooking the coastal avenue. You can enjoy yourself in our warm and luxurious lounge or on the beautiful terrace, where the sun will lift your experience to a more pleasant level. Non-hotel guests are also welcome at any time to come and enjoy a delicious moment of pampering in our establishment. Stop by for an apero, a high-tea or a coffee on the terrace or in the lounge of L'Hôtel Lugano.

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Memories are created in L'Hôtel Lugano

Our permanent team of extremely friendly staff, the luxurious setting and facilities of L'Hôtel Lugano are the basic elements for an unforgettable stay. Our four-star hotel is located 50 metres from the beach in the beating heart of Knokke Le Zoute, putting all the activities, shopping and experiences of the coastal municipality within walking distance for you. Be pampered by our team and enjoy your unforgettable stay in one of our comfortable rooms.


Guests of L'Hôtel Lugano can charge their golf cart for free. Would you like to rent a golf cart to explore the area? No problem, just address the reception for further information. Prices are from 20€/hr (min.2h)  

Would you like to hire a bike to explore the area? No problem, contact reception for further information, we will be happy to help.  

Do you wish to enjoy the surroundings without luggage after your check-out? Feel free to leave it at reception.

Feel free to ask at reception for a baby bed or an extra bed, we will make sure it is ready on arrival. The cost is 30€ for a baby bed per night and 50€ for a regular extra bed per night.  

L'Hôtel Lugano features private parking. You can park your car here for €30 per night per car according to availability on arrival.

As a guest of L'Hôtel Lugano, you can enjoy a daily buffet breakfast with a wide range of fresh products. Both sweet and salty with drinks such as coffee, tea and fruit juices. For this breakfast buffet, which is "à volonté", you pay 30€ per person. Children up to 10 years pay 15€.  

L'Hôtel Lugano insists that pets feel completely at home here. Both the rooms and the breakfast room welcome your four-legged friends (with a maximum of 2 pets). We ask a supplement of 40€ per night per pet.

The entire hotel is equipped with free WiFi for our guests, you can make use of it at any time of the day and night.

All our rooms are equipped with anti-allergic floor coverings.

You can check out until 11am on the day of your departure. You can request a late check-out at reception if availability allows.

You are welcome to check into your room from 3pm.


Trendy shoppers, art lovers and friends of nature will find the ideal destination in Knokke-Heist. Trendy boutiques, art galleries and an incredible catering offer on top of one of the most beautiful beaches in Belgium contribute to the typical character of the municipality. Experience a fantastic and unforgettable time in Knokke-Heist.

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What customers say about us

Stans B.

Lovely midweek Located in the heart of the beautiful shopping area, close to the beach and the sea. Extremely friendly welcome, lovely room, nice ambiance, private parking, delicious and extensive breakfast and, above all, very friendly, excellent and pleasant service!

Tamara M.

Everything was more than fine ! Super convenient location, beautiful garden, nice lounge.... Very friendly and helpful staff. Clean rooms, easy parking. All our wishes were followed up immediately. Definitely worth repeating !

Luc C.

A great hotel experience in Knokke within walking distance of the beach, shops etc... Room was very hygienic, air conditioning was nice and cool. Bath and shower ( with dressing gown) were perfectly fine. Breakfast was very extensive and well taken care of. You won't be short of anything here. The staff are super quick and very friendly. So wonderful! We will definitely be back!