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Locarno Youth Hostel

Via Varenna 18, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Probably the cheapest place to stay in a town where everything is expensive. Compared to any other city this hostel would be extortionate, but for Switzerland it's value for money. Rooms were basic - I stayed in a twin with bunk beds and a sink - it would have been nice to have the option of a double bed at... More

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Salem, Oregon
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320 reviews 320 reviews
35 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Youth hostels in Switzerland are a word apart. We love them. This was a terrific deal, less expensive by far than any of the hotels. We decided to splurge a little and take a private room with bath. There were private rooms with shared baths in addition to the normal dormitory rooms. The room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast was... More

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Baar, Switzerland
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119 reviews 119 reviews
29 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

Located close to the city center, the Youth Hostel Locarno is a great place to stay, especially if you are traveling with kids ! A really clean and well maintained. I can only recommend to take the half board proposal. The evening dinner is good and well served (but be on time, you are in Switzerland !) From Locarno, you... More

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Battle Creek, Michigan
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106 reviews 106 reviews
20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2008

Youth Hostel Locarno was a very fun and clean hostel in a great location. There was a large breakfast room, ping pong table, and outdoor terrace. My friends and I found it very close to the main square (only a 5-8 minute walk) and just a bit farther to the train station. The rooms were nice, and our 6-person dormitory... More

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Address: Via Varenna 18, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Locarno
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