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Hotel Garni Alba

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Simen 58 | Locarno-Minusio, Minusio 6648 , Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Simple, nice three stars hotel near the lac. The staff is very friendly, the room spacious and clean. Small garden with a pool. The breakfast has improved since our last stay three years ago, You should take a room with a view on the lake since the others are a bit noisy. The indoor parking is small and a little... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

In spite of all the photos, the hotel shares an entrance with a gas station. After checking in we happened to visit a second hotel that was a few bucks cheaper and significantly nicer. I would say it was over priced in fact. Our room smelled like cigarettes a little (surprising given the insistence when we checked in that there... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I stayed here recently with my family - there were 5 of us and we had 2 rooms. There was a little confusion with our reservation combined with the fact that we arrived later than the reception hours. We couldn't reach anyone by phone but were able to make contact through a buzzer at the hotel. They were very accommodating,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

We stayed there with our big family in 3 rooms and we all really enjoyed this hotel. Situated at only 2mn walking distance from the lake, the rooms are very clean and feature a balcony with air-conditionning; this small hotel even has a swimming-pool. The staff is very friendly and helpfull and they also lend bikes. Some other reviews mentionned... More 

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Address: Via Simen 58 | Locarno-Minusio, Minusio 6648 , Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Minusio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Garni Alba 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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