To drive on Switzerland's highways you'll need to pay a tax of 40.- CHF (30 €). You can buy the permit sticker at the border, in all postal offices and in some petrol stations.
From abroad and inner Switzerland
Arrive in Lugano driving on the A2 highway. Exit at Lugano Sud and follow directions to the lake.
To reach Motta Parking (located beside the Hotel), turn left at the first traffic light, then follow directions to the train station. Drive for about 300 meters and after two traffic lights turn right in via Giuseppe Motta (sign "Parcheggio Motta") to reach the entrance of the parking.
If you are using your GPS to reach the Hotel type in as the final destination via Giuseppe Motta.

Useful information
Speed limits - 120 km/h on the highways, 80 km/h on all roads in non urban areas, 50 km/h in urban areas. All limits may vary locally.
Traffic News - for information on traffic and San Gottardo status (Southbound) you can call 163 (0,50 CHF per call + 0,50 CHF per minute).