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Piazza Ascona, Hotel & Restaurants

2.0 of 5 Piazza G. Motta 29, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ascona, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I just stayed in this Hotel with my Husband and my Son,the Hotel is in a fantastic location,comfortable and clean the rooms are a bit dated but that is very common in Ascona ,we had a lovely stay and I would defenetly recommend it specially for its good value for money and it's great location

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Zurich, Switzerland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

If you're thinking of going to the Ticino, the choice between Lugano, Locarno and Ascona is clear (at least in my opinion). Ascona is by far winner. My sweetheart and I just returned two days ago from a two-night (wedding-related) stay at the Piazza (in the "Olive" sister hotel just in the back of the overall complex - room #5).... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

We have been there twice and always the food was very good. The atmosphere is quiet and we have time to talk and rest. We recommend it if you are near by. I remember the waiter very friendly and the orange juice so fresh. We will be back if possible. Its avoid place to go as couple.

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Holland, Michigan
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75 reviews 75 reviews
36 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

The address supplied sent us 5km down the road and we got little help after phoning the hotel 3 times. Our room was very small, but overlooks the beautiful lake. However, this is where the party revelers hang out all night and the shouting continued till 6am - when the breakfast clatter starts. The room was stifling hot and should... More 

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Washington, DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

I spent two nights in a double for single use at the Piazza Ascona Hotel in June, and thought it quite affordable in comparison to other options in the area. I loved the location (just a few minutes walk from stop for the bus to Locarno and right by the boat dock) and I thoroughly enjoyed my views over the... More 

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San Jose
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

We booked our hotel at the last minute and couldn't have been happier. We were originally scheduled to stay 6 nights in Lugano and cut it to 2 and spent 4 nights in Ascona instead. You can get a ferry from Locarno to Ascona and arrive in about 1/2 hour. Walking off the ferry you are about 60 feet to... More 

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Wexford, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Seven friends stayed in piazza for 3nights. The hotel is directly opposite the ferry port which allows you travel by lake to various towns/islands on lake maggiore. Staff were helpful and friendly. Hotels are expensive and you pay for your ideal location. Food is average as is breakfast. Rooms are clean but tired and balconies small, with excellent views. Remind... More 

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013 via mobile

We were looking for a nice place to stay in Ascona and found this hotel on the internet. The hotel is locatod on the lake promenade and every room as a wonderfull view to the lake. The rooms are small but comfortable and clean. The receptionist is very helpfull and friendly. Breakfast is excellent and the hotel resturant is also... More 

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Thalwil, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Very friendly, helpful staff. Clean room with comfortable bed and superb view over the lake and mountains. Having stayed in 4 and 5 star hotels around the world, it seems a tad harsh that this hotel has only 2. We ate in the hotel and were given a 10% discount off the bill. Ascona is gorgeous and you won't find... More 

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Zug, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

Although we were not given the requested room, we accepted the upgrade and enjoyed a good night's sleep in a clean room but without a lake view. Front Office and restaurant staff were helpful and friendly at all times which made for an enjoyable (although only 1 night) stay. We recommend this accommodation and will stay here again on our... More 

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Address: Piazza G. Motta 29, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Ascona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Piazza Ascona, Hotel & Restaurants 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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