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Boutique Hotel La Rinascente

Via al Tazzino 3, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
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Ranked #3 of 30 Hotels in Locarno
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Very nice hotel with good location near old town. Parking is a bit tricky so need to make sure you get good instructions before you head there. Was nicest room we had in Switzerland. Staff was very pleasant and helpful. Raining first night we arrived so had dinner in the hotel and was very good.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel during a weekend and it was quite busy. The location is great, close to the center, uphill in Locarno, away from the busy lake area. The staff is very friendly and professional. The hotel is an old property that has been converted into a hotel. The result is very nice, a mixture between modern furniture... More 

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lucerne
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64 reviews 64 reviews
16 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights during the Moon and Stars Concert time. Positive: Attempt at modern image combined with "old world" Location close the the Piazza Grande Cleanliness- both in reception, restaurant and rooms Breakbuffet- left not wishes open Friendliness of service personnel (tessiner lady, who served breakfast and occupied the reception, as well as the young... More 

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

We found great difficulty finding the hotel situated up a very narrow road but which opened into a good free car park. Our room was minimalistic and spotless having a small balcony overlooking the neighbouring attractive garden. Dinner was superb and served impeccably with an amuse bouche as well as a surprise sweet to finish. Truly fine dining. The joint... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights and we had a great stay. Will come back next time. This a bit expensive for a 3 star but well worth the money when you consider location, service, rooms and food. Highly recommended

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Houston, Texas
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

One of the nicest small hotels I have ever stayed at. The charming old building was recently renovated, and it looks absolutely beautiful. I spent a long time just walking around its premises and taking pictures. The rooms were just as nice, clean and well appointed, but with no A/C though. The breakfast was spectacular - food selection, service, and... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

This is a beautiful 'bijou' hotel situated just behind the Piazza Grande in Locarno, yet very tranquil and quiet. Excellent parking facilities, quality rooms, courteous and attentive service and exquisite breakfasts !

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Bern
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

The Hotel has a very good location (near the Piazza Grande) and the rooms are modern and very clean. The bathroom is separated by a milky glass wall only and if you travel by two and you are looking for a very high privacy, then this may disturb you.... The reastaurant in the Hoel is excellent and the atmosphere in... More 

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München
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8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Very sympathetic and fairly priced design hotel. Rooms have bathrooms that cannot be properly closed and standard rooms are fairly small. Other than that the hotel is very close to the centre of Locarno and very nicely decorated. Breakfast is decent ( we did not have other meals) and the staff are very friendly.

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Switzerland
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155 reviews 155 reviews
44 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

The small boutique hotel is in an ancient, completely renovated and modernized building, right on the edge of the old town, very close to Piazza Grande. The hotel opened 4 weeks ago. All rooms are different, built to a genuine, modern design hotel standard. The staff were very welcoming and nice. The breakfast selection and service were superb. Some private... More 

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