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Lido Locarno

Via Respini 11, Locarno 6601, Switzerland
+41 91 759 90 00
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Ranked #5 of 17 attractions in Locarno
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Water Parks
Owner description: Lido Locarno is a unique oasis for recreation, sport and well-being.Its hot spring, swimming pool, water slides and play pools make it the best... more » Owner description: Lido Locarno is a unique oasis for recreation, sport and well-being.Its hot spring, swimming pool, water slides and play pools make it the best equipped stateof-the-art aquatic park in Ticino. Indoor and outdoor pools are open throughout the year and are located on one of the most beautiful beaches of Lake Maggiore, surrounded by a dramatic alpine scenery on one side and the magnificent lake on the other. Visitors can swim, relax and have fun in the pool and lose themselves in the lake's tranquility. « less
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Dubai
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315 reviews 315 reviews
51 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

The Lido di Locarno, one of Ticino’s most modern bathing facilities and water worlds, is open all year round in any weather. It is equipped with numerous indoor and outdoor pools, an Olympic-size swimming pool, a thermal pool, a children’s pool and four water slides. The complex is huge and nice. I really recommend this new place

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Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

I do find this place a bit pricy, but you can't get away from it in the summer. Though the Macha river is a nice, free alternative, if you have time to go there. This place does get quite crowded, but there is a lot to do: lake, pools, slides, taning on the beach. Unfortunately the slides do cost extra.

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Locarno, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

One of the greatest swimmingpool centres i have visited, even if it is in my hometown :) Great for families with kids. Only disadvantage: you need to chose the right time to visit: on weekends in the summer it can be quite crowded. I recommend a visit to the new annexed, much more quiet spa for a more relaxing saltwater... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

A very nice swimming pool and attractions green and clean area by the lakeshore of Lago Maggiore. Being right by the border with Switzerland, the entrance fee can be paid in Euros, Swiss Francs or Credit Card. About 35 euros per day, per family. Good clean water, and specially the water slides are fun. A bit crowded with small children... More

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Locarno, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Living above Locarno, this is one of my regular haunts. I have a yearly subscription to the pool and gym. There are three indoor pools - one for babies, one for 'messing around' and aquagym, spinning etc and a 25m pool for 'serious' lap swimmers. Outside, lakeside, are three more pools, including a big 50m pool, plus a diving pool... More

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Locarno, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Lido Locarno has been going through some extensive upgrades with a new Spa and Restaurant added to the facility. With the attraction of so many pools both inside and outside it becomes a 'must place' to go and cool off, exercise and keep fit. The warm one outside in the winter is a must to experience. Good grounds to... More

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Singapore
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

Been going there since I was a kid over 40 years ago, the place is magic! On the lake, sunny from sunrise to sunset, a view on all the mountains surrounding Locarno. Swim your laps, let the kids stroll around, whizz through the slides, show off your backflips from the 10m jumping board, enjoy cool drinks and ice cream, no... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Newly build pool, fantastic views. Slightly scary slides, the go very fast. Which the kids find great obviously. Went there with my two kids of 4 and 6. They had a great time. In the summer outside is also a good place to be.

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zurich, switzerland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

My family (kids 11 and 9 years old) and I made this a day trip by train, we live not far from Lucerne. The Lido is about a 15 minute walk, all along the lake, from Locarno train station. It is a wonderful destination when you want to spend a fun day with the kids. There are 4 slides but... More

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Lugano, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

This is a breathtaking facility! Panoramic views of mountains and lakes, enjoyed from the relaxing comfort of an outdoor thermal pool. Waterslides, weight room facing the view, aquatic fitness classes ... all very welcoming and non-intimidating. This is our *favorite* thing to do on the weekends with the whole family. Toddlers, teens, and adults are all equally thrilled with the... More

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