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Hotel Sasso Boretto

Viale Monte Verita' 45, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I was greeted with a very warm welcome from staff at Sasso Boretto. The hotel has convenient underground parking - a good touch. Room was nicely fitted and very clean; the room's balcony gave way to awesome views of city and lake; perfect retreat for a couple. Location was really ideal as close to bus stop connecting to anywhere you... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Nice, clean hotel 7 walking minutes from the Piazza. Have their own parking. Rooms are european sized incl. TV, nicely furnished and clean. We had a nice large balcony (some of them with view of the city and lake). Staff is very friendly and welcoming. Excellent value. Can only recommend it.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Very friendly staff, always helpfull, funny, Italian! Very very clean rooms. Although the bathrooms were basic but good. Choose the first floor as the rooms open into a garden terrace overlooking the mountain. I was lucky enough to get this. The hotel is walking distance to the very small downtown. Close to a bus station that can connect you to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I stayed at this hotel at the end of March 2015 and I have to say I have rarely felt as welcome and comfortable. The minute we arrived, we were greeted by Alessandro the General Manager who was kind, charming and informative. He professionally and accurately confirmed the details of our stay and continued by giving an introduction to the... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night traveling back from Valle Maggia to Switzerland. The location is a little outside of the old town but easy to walk. It is also somewhat dated but the staff were friendly and helpful, the pool and rooms were clean and so I can't really fault it!

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Piatra Neamt, Romania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The hotel is old and you will see that everywhere: furniture, bathroom ... The staff is very friendly, the location of the hotel is good (10 minute walk to the lake). If you come by car, there is a problem with the parking places: there are a few free parking spaces at the hotel (6 o7), and the alternative is... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This hotel is in real need of updating and refurbishment. The rooms are large and clean, but the decor is very much 80's style and looks quite dated and uninviting. Wi-fi is included in the price, although unfortunately this only worked in one of our two rooms. As with many european hotels, there are no hospitality trays in the rooms,... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for the jazz festival . Ideal hotel , very comfortable bright single room, lots of space for clothes and toiletries, excellent breakfast compared with usual Italian standard. Allessandro and his team could not have been more welcoming and helpful. About 10 minutes' walk from the lake front. Would definitely stay there again.

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Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Time-traveling in Ascona? Sure, in Hotel Sasso Boretto! Hotel was build somewhere in the glory days of Ascona, and since that seems like only thing is done is WiFi and Flatscreen. It is not necessary a bad thing. 80's are coming back, I guess. Sex on the beach, Duran-Duran, shoulder pads, lightblue jeans, etc, etc... Hotel was cozy, workers friendly,... More 

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Amsterdam
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

In Spring 2012 we booked through Booking.com a studio at the 4 star Hotel Sasso Boretto, Ascona, Switzerland. Last summer we stayed there for one week. The 4 star hotel turned out to be more like a run down 2 star hostel. The necessary extensive renovations were going to start only after the tourist season in October. Upon our arrival... More 

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