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3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   Lungolago Motta 27, Ascona CH-6612 , Switzerland
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Ranked #5 of 13 Ascona B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014
minkusmum Montreux, Switzerland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montreux, Switzerland
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13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We chose this hotel because of its location - it's right on the waterfront and directly opposite the place where all the boats come in. I have MS, which makes walking a problem, and all the staff were very concerned and apologetic that there was no lift in the hotel and that the stairlift was broken (I knew about this... More

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Nyon, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Ascona in February is probably a strange time to visit we did however and it was very charming. Ascona is so crowded in summer that you hardly find a place to have a drink but in winter you can mingle with the locals and there are still some very nice places open. We did book the al Faro over the... More

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Address: Lungolago Motta 27, Ascona CH-6612 , Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Ascona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Al Faro 3.5*
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