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Albergo Elvezia

Via Cantonale 36, Rivera 6802, Switzerland
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Ranked #1 of 3 Rivera B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I spent one night at Albergo Elvezia and spent the days at Splash&SPA and Monte Tamaro Parl. The hotel is located half way between Lugano and Bellinzona and walking distance from Rivera train station, the water park and the mountain lift. It is cheaper compare to the average hotel prices of Bellinzona and Lugano, comfortable and the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed a night at Albergo Elvezia and it was a great experience. If you are visiting Splash e Spa Tamaro, this is a great place to stay. But be forewarned, if you will be out past 10pm, use the entrance behind the building to enter the hotel. The front door will be locked. Go to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

I stayed here because Lugano, Locarno and Bellinzona prices were a bit high. I didn't get a chance to see any of Rivera and with this hotel being placed right across from the station had no reason to wander town. The hosts English was almost non-existant, but my slowly deteriorating German was adequate enough, so I'd recommend making sure you... More

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Address: Via Cantonale 36, Rivera 6802, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Ticino > Rivera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
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A restaurant serving Mediterranean and Swiss cuisine is featured at Albergo Elvezia in the heart of Rivera, 20 metres from the local train station. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and the cable car to Monte Tamaro is 1 km away. All of the modernly furnished rooms are equipped with a flat-screen satellite TV and a bathroom with a shower. Each day, you can enjoy a breakfast at the Elvezia hotel. A wide range of drinks is served at the bar and you can park your car right free of charge in front of the building. A bicycle storage room is available. UNESCO-protected Bellinzona is 10 km away and Lugano can be reached within 15 minutes by car. Locarno is 25 km from Albergo Elvezia. Guests of Albergo Elvezia receive a 50% reduction on a ticket for a cable car round trip to Monte Tamaro, upon request at the front desk and can also benefit from a 10% discount for a 4-hour stay in the Splash and Spa Centre in Rivera. ... more   less 
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