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Via B. Varenna 79, Locarno 6600 Switzerland
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#5 of 31 B&Bs / Inns in Locarno

Finding an ideal family-friendly inn in Locarno does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Garni Nessi, a nice option for travelers like you.

For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Locarno, Garni Nessi is located a short distance from Piazza e Chiesa S. Antonio (0.2 mi) and Casa del Negromante (0.7 mi).

Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at Garni Nessi offer a minibar.

Guests of Garni Nessi are also welcome to enjoy a pool and a lounge, located on site. For travelers arriving by car, free parking is available.

While staying in Locarno, you can check out a popular wine bar like Ristorante Bottega del Vino, which is serving up some great dishes.

If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Piazza Grande (0.8 mi), Parco delle Camelie (1.2 mi), or Chiesa di San Francesco (0.7 mi), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance.

Garni Nessi looks forward to welcoming you on your visit to Locarno.

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Golf course
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-smoking hotel
Paid private parking on-site
Outdoor pool
Breakfast buffet
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Mephisto G wrote a review Jun 2020
Lugano, Switzerland30 contributions15 helpful votes
We stayed three nights in Garni Nessi hotel. They gave us a bed for our baby for free. The room was quite big and the bathroom had a tube. The owner always made sure that we had a parking place. Very friendly staff. The city center can be reached in 10 min by foot from the hotel. There is also a swimming pool. We would be happy to come back to this hotel. Thank you very much for everything!
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Date of stay: June 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
M S wrote a review Mar 2020
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates3 contributions2 helpful votes
The rooms are quite space full, the staff are very familiar with whatever the guest may need. No is not in their vocabulary, anything you may need is available. In brief you feel like home, the staff are very friendly the management endeavor to make your stay as comfortable as they can. When ever you are in Locarno, Garni Nessi is a recommended place to stay.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled on business
Simon R wrote a review May 2019
Cape Coral, Florida50 contributions20 helpful votes
The photos don't do this hotel justice (in not the normal sense). The pool is not some gigantic blue lagoon and the rooms (in our experience) have more of a youth hostel feel. That being said, the breakfasts were excellent and the location was fine for catching buses to head off exploring Locarno and its environs. The WIFI was very sketchy and the satellite TV felt like something from the 1980s. The key for the safe must have come from the Tower of London.
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Date of stay: May 2019
Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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rajiv72548 wrote a review Apr 2019
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India346 contributions44 helpful votes
Spacious & comfortable room with a balcony in a nice hotel. The director/proprietor, Mr. Surinder Singh, is very helpful & friendly. The location is in a residential area. Not very close to the city centre or the train station or the lakefront. Breakfast was fairly basic. And for some inexplicable reason, there was no toaster available.
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Date of stay: April 2019
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
FamilyTravelerBob wrote a review Jul 2018
Zurich, Switzerland22 contributions2 helpful votes
Very nice accommodation and setting. Extremely good value for the price and an amazing breakfast. The staff were very professional and a compliment to the hotel. The room was spacious and modern, air conditioning would be a nice addition but we were there on the hottest day of the year and the fan in the room was a nice addition.
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Date of stay: July 2018
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Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Ask for a room with a balcony the views are worth the extra cost
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$82 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
SwitzerlandSwiss AlpsCanton of TicinoLake MaggioreLocarno
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Frequently Asked Questions about Garni Nessi
Which popular attractions are close to Garni Nessi?
Nearby attractions include Falconeria Locarno (0.7 miles), Ticino Experience (0.5 miles), and Castello Visconteo (0.7 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Garni Nessi?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Garni Nessi?
Guests can enjoy a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Garni Nessi?
Yes, free parking and paid private parking on-site are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Garni Nessi?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ristorante Il Boccalino, La Chiesa, and Ristorante Vallemaggia.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Garni Nessi?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Is Garni Nessi located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Locarno.
Are pets allowed at Garni Nessi?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Garni Nessi?
Many travelers enjoy visiting centro storico di Maccagno (4.9 miles), Castello Bernese (1.2 miles), and Ponte Romano (4.3 miles).