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Hotel Garni Rio

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Collegiata 1, Locarno CH - 6600, Switzerland
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Ranked #5 of 31 hotels in Locarno
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The owners of this beautiful, renovated and typical Ticcinese Villa have been very friendly at our arrival. The check-in has been pleasant and not complicated. As the reception closes at 9pm we have been informed about the instructions of how getting in and out of the hotel. The room and the bathroom, both very modern and nice, left nothing to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stayed during a weekend in this hotel and though it is expensive it is worth the money. To get it right we a hotel in Switzerland is very hard, they are usually dated and with really little value for the money. This one is very close to a perfect choice. It is very well located right at the train... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Rooms in stark contrast to rather nice traditional Swiss décor, including ceiling paintings, in the public areas. Rooms are stark bare, white walls and plastic/lino floor. All that one can say positively is that everything was spotlessly clean and new. The breakfast was very basic. Not even boiled egg.. I was displeased to be given a price on arrival, told... More

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Address: Via Collegiata 1, Locarno CH - 6600, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Locarno
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Garni Rio 3*
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Minotel Locarno

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The Hotel is very conveniently located, 2 minutes away from railway station and all public means of transportation, 5 minutes walking from lakeshore and famous Piazza Grande. ... more   less 
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