Nestled between Ft. Lauderdale's Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, il Lugano prides itself on being Ft. Lauderdale's premiere luxury resort, offering 14 stories of contemporary style, lavish comfort and personalized service. Il Lugano aims to provide each guest with a one of a kind experience of sophistication and relaxation.
All guest suites are oversized and offer the ultimate in comfort and luxury, with oversized balconies and panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean or the Intracoastal Waterway. Suites include a full kitchen with full-sized refrigerator, microwave and cook top, as well as washer and dryer, complimentary wireless internet access and ceiling fans. Technologically savvy guests will appreciate the suites' two 32-inch flat screen plasma televisions and Bose sound system with iPod docking station. Guests are also pampered with Plush bath robes, cotton slippers, oversized bath towels, 400 thread count European linens and bedding and luxurious European bath amenities.
When guests finally peel themselves away from their suites, they will be amazed by the quality of amenities offered at il Lugano. The resort spares no expense when it comes to providing for guests, from the Cadillac Escalade chauffer service to the sophisticated wine and coffee bar in the lobby, offering fine wines, signature cocktails, gourmet coffees and hors d'oeuvres. The resort even provides boat slips for guests who wish to dock their boat or yacht (up to 50 feet). The on-site restaurant, da Campo Osteria offers panoramic views and authentic regional Italian cuisine by Chef Todd England and is open daily for a continental breakfast and dinner, and everything is made using only the finest ingredients. To make sure all guests have their needs met at any time of day, il concierges are on call 24 hours a day, ready to make reservations at desirable restaurants and clubs, as well as tickets to concerts, sporting events and local attractions. The resort also offers packing and unpacking service 24-hour in suite dining and in suite spa services. The resort also features a lushly landscaped heated waterfront swimming pool and a state of the art fitness center.
Il Lugano is just minutes away from Ft. Lauderdale's most popular attractions. Guests can take the intracoastal water taxi to a wide array of dining, shopping and entertainment hotspots, like downtown Ft. Lauderdale, the Riverwalk or Las Olas Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale's trendy area of shops, galleries, restaurants, boutiques and nightclubs. Other popular activities for visitors are the Everglades Airboat tours, glass bottom boat tours, fishing charters and of course the beautiful beaches, which offer endless hours of water sports and relaxation. Sports fans can take in a MLB, NFL or NCAA game at Land Shark Stadium (formerly Dolphin Stadium), home of the Florida Marlins, Miami Dolphins and the University of Miami Hurricanes. For guests who crave a little more glamour and excitement, South Beach Miami is just a short drive away.
No matter what your dream vacation consists of, il Lugano is sure to exceed your expectations and raise the bar for all vacations to come.