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Hotel City Locarno

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Reviewed October 12, 2016

We stayed at the City Hotel for two nights, we found the room new and fresh, internet speed strong and location to the city and main train station excellent. Best of all was the hotel service, the girls at the front desk made the stay very pleasant and were super helpful. Would definitely stay again.

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Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

This has the capacity to be a nice hotel. Perhaps the owner has watched too many science fiction movies? The lobby is a shock, with far too much white and bright lights, startling you as you enter in the evening. But the real shock to the senses is the breakfast room. I know, I get it, the Swiss like "clean"...

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Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We came for one night to Locarno and made very good choice with this hotel - perfect location, in the center and just next to the lake. Very nice and friendly hotel crew,especially always smiling Ms Emma which took care that we could check in earlier and gave us a lot of useful tips where to go and what to...

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights in this renovated Hotel City Locarno for a long weekend. Although the only pictures available at the moment from the Hotel are 3D visualizations, we decided to try it and we were really happy with it! The location couldn't be better, with 5 min walking you're at the Piazza Grande or the Lake Maggiore! The rooms...

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East Midlands
Reviewed April 21, 2013

The close proximity of the hotel to the train station and the embarkation point for navigation of the lake are a major part of this hotel's attraction. Both the trains and the boats which connect the many lakeside towns are totally accessible as ramps and lifts are provided. The easy ramped access and automatic doors to a small lift to...

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Geneva
Reviewed April 23, 2012

The hotel was very close to the lake, to the Piazza Grande and to the train station. Was quiet except for some street noise on our first night there. Highly recommended to explore the wonderful Locarno area.

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed April 23, 2012

Hotel was very short walk to lake, Piazza Grande and train station. Clean, comfortable and quiet - except for some noise from the street the first night of our stay. Recommended.

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Milano, Italia
Reviewed September 16, 2011

The hotel conditions overall are fair but I would recommend to do soon some urgent renovations works in the rooms/bathrooms and public areas. There is carpet everywhere and by consequence there was not fresh smell allover the property. The breakfast choice is good but some staff at the reception (especially one young lady with dark long hair) was not very...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed August 11, 2008

The Hotel Pestalozzi has a lot of things going for it, but it is dated with a capital "D". My wife boiled it down to the single phrase, "Welcome to 1984." But, that is the only thing you can really find to complain about. Hence, the four stars. The hotel is in a great location. It is just off the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel City is located in the center of Locarno, a few steps from the Piazza Grande with its attractive shops and inviting cafes. Next to the hotel is a beautifully kept park, through which one reaches the lovely lakeside promenade. The train station is a 5 minutes walk from the hotel.
 The location is ideal for those wanting to experience and enjoy the city as well as the many facets of the lake and the surrounding valleys. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel City Locarno

Address: via Giuseppe Cattori 4 | Centro Pestalozzi, Locarno 6600, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel Pestalozzi)
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Locarno
Price Range: $143 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel City Locarno 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Nothing to note”
 of 5 bubbles SamA583, Oct 12, 2016 | Read review
“Accessible room available on request”
 of 5 bubbles Eurotravelller, Apr 21, 2013 | Read review
“ask for top floors with street view with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles pballi, Sep 16, 2011 | Read review
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