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Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Hotel unione is in desperate need of an update or a price reduction. I expect more for over 200chf per a night. The room was very basic, cheaply decorated and outdated--a small characterless space. No coffee or tea...no shampoo- a hair dryer from the 80s. Breakfast was average. Overall the experience was a poor value for money.

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berne
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Reviewed April 21, 2015

While the double room was noisy - facing the street - and a bit dated, it was meticulously clean. Location right in the centre of Bellinzona is a plus as is the restaurant. If you care for pizza, try the place next door. Breakfast was O.K. but not overwhelming.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 13, 2015

I stayed here for a night en route from London to Bergamo. The hotel is very well located for the centre of the town near the piazza del sole . Although on the main road it is reasonably quiet as it is set back from the street. It is vehicle-accessible with public car parks nearby .Although I arrived late without... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed April 19, 2014

I booked this place sight unseen for the start of the 4-day Easter Weekend and I must say I was slightly disappointed. It's on the main road and while the staff is very kind, I didn't find the breakfast even inspiring. I initially was given a tiny single room which they quickly managed to change after I began complaining, I... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed March 26, 2014

Spacious rooms, friendly staff at the reception who were helpful with bus routes and small tips. The gentleman at the bar area serving me expressos was very friendly and so was the lady at breakfast. This is an easygoing 3 star hotel with a nice outdoor terrace, fountain area, clean spacious rooms and a spacious bathroom. Ask for castel grande... More 

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Reviewed January 1, 2013

We had intended to spend two nights at the Hotel Unione in Bellinzona. However, after spending 15 minutes searching for the entrance and parking during our arrival, we finally parked at a public lot immediately adjacent to the hotel. Upon registering, we discovered that the hotel has no parking of its own and one must park in the public lot.... More 

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Willoughby, Ohio
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Reviewed August 17, 2012

We very much enjoyed our stay at Hotel Unione. Our room was small (typical for Europe) but immaculate and we had a balcony overlooking Castlegrande. The staff is very friendly. A wonderful buffet breakfast with delicious meats, cheeses and pastries is included in the room price. The Unione is is centrally located; the Castle, shopping, great restaurants and a fabulous... More 

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Reviewed August 31, 2009

Based off previous reviews I did come here with low expectations but was very pleasently surprised. The hotel is well situated right near Castlegrande which we could see from our room. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We even managed to check in at 11am which is quite amazing from my experiences Switzerland to that point certainly in the... More 

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Hasselt
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Reviewed June 24, 2009

At first, things went OK. The superior room was newly renovated but rather smallish. It was only at noon that things started getting out of hand: some crazy manager had given a film crew the permission to film on level 4 (where all the new rooms are). This involved hauling huge amounts of materials (tripods and the like) to the... More 

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Virginia
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Reviewed June 9, 2009

I stayed at Hotel Unione when I decided to do a quick trip to Bellinzona by myself. The best thing about the hotel for me was how safe that I felt while I was there. Since I was a woman traveling alone in Europe, I wanted to feel as safe as possible. The next best thing was the location. The... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Unione is a three star family run hotel, located in the capital of the Canton of Ticino and is ideal for both business and tourism. Its prime location, at the foot of the medieval castles, offers easy access to the main points of interest in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Unione

Address: | Via Generale Guisan 1, Bellinzona 6500, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Bellinzona
Price Range: $154 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 41
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“Rooms facing the street are pretty noisy. If you are a light sleeper, you better specifically ask for a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles telemark, Apr 21, 2015 | Read review
“The rooms with views of the castle are worth asking for if you are prepared to pay a little more.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenbR7720KV, Apr 13, 2015 | Read review
“I would always ask for a room off the Main Street, preferably facing the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles worldtravelertrainer, Apr 19, 2014 | Read review
“The smoking rooms offer a direct view of the castles/ mountains. Higher floors better as traffic from the road does seep in on an " open window day"”
 of 5 bubbles VishL_12, Mar 26, 2014 | Read review
“Not recommended”
 of 5 bubbles k2xx, Jan 1, 2013 | Read review
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