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Croce Federale

Viale Stazione 12A, Bellinzona 6500, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Clermont, Florida
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As the name implies the "Hotel Croce Federale" is a traditional Swiss hotel. It can be your base for many activities, professional ones or for leisure. It is easy to visit the sights in this city on foot, go to the railway station for a short trip to Locarno, or to catch one of the buses driving you up the... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The staff was wonderful. We were treated very well. Great location. Close to grocery store and other business. The pizza from its restaurant was delicious. The local Ticino wine was very nice also. The train station is a short walk. We enjoy roaming around all the castles in town. We would stay there again for sure!

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Lugano, Switzerland
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152 reviews 152 reviews
33 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We didn't stay the hotel but just ate at the restaurant. Food is good and staff is attentive and friendly. I did find it a bit pricy for Bellinzona (usually "cheaper" then Lugano and Locarno), yet very good and the decor is to be seen. Old building with a special charm. Will certainly be back if I have the change... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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76 reviews 76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Nice Hotel in the middle of the old town. Very clean and friendly service. Perfect if you are planning to stay only one night like us.

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Canada
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221 reviews 221 reviews
187 hotel reviews
244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

All in all a very unimpressive 2 star hotel. Rooms are small and very simple with no amenities, no air conditioning, no telephone. Rooms at the rear of the hotel look out onto a sheer rock wall - for this reason, they are dark all the time. If you open a window for ventilation, you hear constant noise (banging, yelling,... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

We choose this hotel because of its location : quite close to the train station, and very close to the historic centre of Bellinzona and one of its castles. The building itself is quite old, but our room was comfortable and quiet and the breakfast was simple but fresh and good. This is one incredible city to explore, with its... More

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Thun, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

This hotel is close to the train station (8 minute walk at the most), really close to the elevator to one of the castles and a big Migros (supermarket chain). The staff was friendly, the room was clean. not noisy. but small. Bed was comfortable. Breakfast was ok (coffee, juice, bread, some hard boiled eggs, cereal, milk, yoghurt, ham and... More

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Statesville, North Carolina
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

Good location in center and near train station. No air conditioning- be careful in summer. No elevation, but bags delivered to room promptly. Decent breakfast. Spotty wireless. Would stay here again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
139 hotel reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

Croce Federale is a well-located hotel in Bellinzona. Like everything in this and other parts of Switzerland, it's expensive. Not the place for travellers with cars either, as parking is difficult (just municipal parking wherever you can find it) and it's in a pedestrianized part of town, so you'll have to carry any luggage from wherever you do find a... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

After having read the two reviews posted for Hotel Croce Federale I was quite worried what we would find in Bellinzona. But we had a good surprise. The hotel is very well located in the center of town in walking distance of the train station. There is a nice restaurant with terrasse in front of the hotel. Yes, the rooms... More

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Address: Viale Stazione 12A, Bellinzona 6500, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Bellinzona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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