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Hotel Besso

Via Besso 24, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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87 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is very basic. The rooms are clean but the interior are old. It is 5 min walk from the station but quite a long walk to city centre. There is a bus stop just outside the hotel, that takes you to the city centre in just a few minutes. The hotel breakfast are very basic. This hotel is... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I had quite low expectations for this place as I just booked a last minute, for a cheap one night stay. I knew it was a budget hotel but it is definitely a very nice budget hotel. The traffic noise was easily blocked out by the balcony doors, so it didn't make a difference that it was on the main... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Overall a decent hotel located right next to the main station. It's good value for money and we'd go again: + location central + price + service, staff + nice & big rooms + parking is included - road noise! - no air condition - breakfast buffet not the best but ok

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The hotel is clean but quite old, furniture are freely and the hallway are quite dark as they conserve energy so you will encounter auto light to turn on but turns off fast especially when there are no activities in the hall way. The toilet is decent but it is apparent that it a little worn down. Hotel breakfast has... More 

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Situated just a short walk from Lugano main railway station this is a simple but nice and clean place to stay. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. I had a room facing the road but to my surprise it was very quiet. Breakfast was good considering the price range and the breakfast room has a homely feel to... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The best aspect of the hotel is its location only a very short walk from the main train station. The standard is not high but acceptable for just sleeping. Clean rooms that with inexpensive furnishings. The breakfast is simple. Hard boiled eggs, croissant, cereals and yogurt. Coffee is horrible but you can ask for an espresso which is quite good.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Really, the staff is extremely friendly. They try to do the best while serving to the guests. Location is really great for trawellers by SBB - less than 5 minutes to the station. That was the main reason for me to choose the hotel. The price is adequate too. Breakfast is better to take in the city. The neighborhood is... More 

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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

+ Very friendly and helpfull staff! Nice bathroom with a bathtub. We didn't have to leave the key when we went out. - No showercurtain and nowhere for the water on the floor to go. So if you have a room with a bathtub. Shower lying down. Bad coffee and fruit for breakfast.

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Zürich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

we stayed for one night in this Hotel. The owner gave us a great room! All staffs was very friendly Very clean. The mattress was very comfortable. The bathroom was modern, large and clean with a window. TV with international cable TV. Free Wifi, free parking. We come back for sure!

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