We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Alexandra

Via San Gottardo 43, Muralto, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
Hotel amenities
Hotel Alexandra
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with HotelsClick to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Muralto
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015
turtlezurich Zurich
Add Photo Write a Review

74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    16
    41
    11
    1
    5
See reviews for
10
40
4
4
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (74)
  • Mar-May only
    (24)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (24)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (14)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (12)
All months
Zurich
Level Contributor
55 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Small hotel in a beautiful traditional Ticino house. The rooms's furniture and fittings are functional (despite the romantic building) and the bathrooms are tiny, but everything is clean and well kept. No luxury but everything you need at good value. Ask for a room on the back (no traffic noise). The staff (Luigi) is very friendly and helpful. Good location:... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Hotel Alexandra was a happy discovery for me and my girlfriend as we stayed two nights in Locarno! The staff was very friendly and efficient since our arrival, breakfast was of good quality and the prices were quite unmatchable for the average of the town. Room was nothing luxurious, but we were there to see the town so it was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zürich
Level Contributor
24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stayed for one night in this charming Hotel. The staffs are very friendly speaks English and German! They let us stay in the Room till 12am. we got extra Towels. The room was clean, the bathroom modern with hairdryer. Room with TV (international Channels) and mini Bar and Coffeemaker (kind of expensive CHF 4.00 for a coffee) The garden... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
McKinney, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We went in September 2013, had a great time in this amazing city. We loved it and want to come back and spend more time there. A small and friendly hotel,room nice and very clean, small bathroom in good clean condition. Breakfast included different breads, cold cuts, chesse etc. within easy walking distance of the town center. personal service is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We got a great deal on a two night stay here in June. The room was extremely clean and quite nice, breakfast was tasty. The only down side to this hotel is the location, it's a bit of a walk to the main area of town (as it's actually in Muralto). However, our train pass included public transit so we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geneva, Switzerland
Level Contributor
71 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

My sister and I shared a room on the top floor, where the toilet and showers are for the entire floor. The room (30) was in excellent condition but also full of character. Ten minutes walk from train station at an average young adult pace. No elevator. Breakfast was generous and complete, with top-notch bread, cheese, juice, meat, yogurt, coffee.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kelowna, Canada
Level Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Wonderful Hotel (old Villa, love the high ceilings) recently renovated , close to Locarno train station. We got a warm welcome and tips on what to do while in the aerea. Our room faced the back of the building , I thought it was quieter than the the ones with lake view.(not sure how many can see the lake) Romms... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zurich, Switzerland
Level Contributor
59 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Nice building, very friendly staff, the only negative thing is the street in front.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Riga
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Friendly and helpful staff. Great view to the lake Maggiore from room balcony of the hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tel Aviv
Level Contributor
58 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

i arrived late, the reception was closed but they live me a key with a letter that describe whatever i need to know. you must use the parking because there is no parking around. the room is nice and very basic.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

41 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (41)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (11)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Muralto
0.6 mi away
Ibis Locarno
Ibis Locarno
#8 of 30 in Locarno
4.0 of 5 stars 460 reviews
0.8 mi away
Casa Da Vinci B&B
Casa Da Vinci B&B
#10 of 30 in Locarno
4.0 of 5 stars 36 reviews
0.8 mi away
Caffe dell'Arte Boutique Rooms
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 mi away
Hotel Garni Rio
Hotel Garni Rio
#3 of 30 in Locarno
4.5 of 5 stars 24 reviews
0.7 mi away
Boutique Hotel La Rinascente
0.7 mi away
Hotel Belvedere
Hotel Belvedere
#5 of 30 in Locarno
4.5 of 5 stars 120 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay