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Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama Retreat

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Reviewed October 18, 2017

The beautiful Villa Orselina, a five-star boutique hotel, stands on the hillside above Locarno just next to the stunning church of Madonna del Sasso. It commands panoramic views over Locarno and Lake Maggiore. The style throughout reminds you of a light and breezy Mediterranean villa...More

Thank Catherine M
Response from Villa Orselina O, Manager at Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama RetreatResponded October 19, 2017

Dear Catherine, Thank you very much for your positive and appreciated review. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciated our newly renovated style, the atmosphere and the stunning views. We look forward to welcoming you soon again...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

This was the 4th hotel on our 5 day Italy/Swiss golf trip and for an all round hotel experience it was definitely the best. The view down to Ascona and across the lake is fabulous. We were very fortunate to be given an upgrade which...More

Thank Sunridge
Response from Villa Orselina O, Manager at Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama RetreatResponded October 4, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for writing a feedback about your recent stay at Villa Orselina. We are very delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and our fantastic view. We will inform our staff about your compliments. It is a great satisfaction...More

Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Just wow! This place is gorgeous. Position up in the hills above the lake is perfect. Hotel is awesome, restaurant, pool, public areas... all top notch. Greeted with comp drinks on the balcony, valet parking and a free upgrade to a suite. You could live...More

Thank Rach1310
Response from Villa Orselina O, Manager at Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama RetreatResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Rach1310, thank you for taking the time of posting your impressions regarding your stay at the Villa Orselina. It’s a pleasure to know that you felt comfortable during your holiday and that you liked the hotel. It is a great satisfaction for us to...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

My husband and I spent two nights in Villa Orselina in September 2017 and we loved it from the moment we walked in the reception area and we found ourselves looking down the lake between the mountain peaks. We received a warm welcome, we were...More

Thank Angeliki L
Response from Villa Orselina O, Manager at Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama RetreatResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Angeliki, Thank you for taking the time to share your feelings of the Villa Orselina Hotel. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. The entire team looks forward to welcome and serve you again soon! Warm regards, Daniel Schälli...More

Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

It is an awesome experience to stand on the balcony and look down to the city with lake and Alps. A friend of mine and I shared a suite which was absolutely wonderful with an open fireplace, Sony flatscreen, DVD and sound equipment. Comfortable beds...More

Thank jocoine
Response from Villa Orselina O, Manager at Villa Orselina - Boutique Panorama RetreatResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to share your experience. It’s a pleasure to know that you were captured by the view over Lago Maggiore. We are sorry to hear that your stay was not so satisfactory. Thank...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Indoor pool
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$349 - $1,216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$349 - $1,216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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The nearest airport is Lugano (20 minutes away). Failing that, Milan is probably the next closest with a hire car the easiest and probably quickest route (around an hour)
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"The views on Lake Maggiore are stunning, I'd really recommend getting a room with a lake view."
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"The suites are huge with a great view on Locarno bay"
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"All rooms are lake facing which also means south facing so plenty of "sun" time whether on your..."
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"Room 111 is spacious and has two bathrooms. More than enough room for 3 kids and 2 adults"
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