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Wakefield
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20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Excellent value hotel with pleasant clean rooms, staff were pleasant and accommodating, smart hotel in a brilliant location just around the corner from the quaint main square. Surrounded by pleasant bars and restaurants.

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Thank Dan C
Locarno, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were visiting from Canada and really enjoyed our stay. We were able to communicate with the staff in either French or English considering we don't speak German or Italian. They were very accommodating, helping us find specific items in town and letting us use their printer. The breakfast was fresh and very tasty. It's also located in a cozy... More 

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Thank youngalexis
Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Really nice and simple hotel right by Lago Di Maggiore. Everything you need to an affordable price. The woman in the reception was so nice and helpfull. Would deffinetely return. Short way from the trainstation and loads of places to eat nearby.

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Thank Tweety_r78
Reading, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2014

I found this hotel via the local tourist office after a terrible experience with a supposedly top-end hotel outside Locarno. See my reivew of Palazzo Gamboni in Comologno. While being at the budget end of the market the propretress went out of her way to find me a room for two nights. The room was small but spotlessly clean with... More 

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Pfaeffikon, Switzerland
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388 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2012

We are staying in Rondinella every summer for more than 10 years and always look forward to coming back. Nice, homely and family run for several generations, it is now a modern hotel superbly located on the lake shore overlooking Locarno Bay. Spacious rooms are air conditioned and boast fantastic views from the balconies over Lago Maggiore and the mountains.... More 

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Vevey, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2009

We knew this was a budget hotel and we had got a special rate of 400chf for four nights, but this was still bad value. We drove to Locarno as we live in Switzerland and had been led to believe that there was parking. We parked in the small public carpark outside the building, 2chf per hour and went up... More 

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3 Thank mikeandjude
Modena, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2009

excellent location, friendly and efficient staff, cleaned and nice breakfast simply perfect

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Thank mouse176
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2007

Location of the hotel is good - close to train station and with nice view towards the lake but one major problem - it is located on the main street in Locarno and traffic noise is 24hrs non-stop. If you fancy some sleep, if is almost impossible with the windows open. And it is too hot and stuffy to sleep... More 

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2 Thank cmh1
Cape Girardeau Missouri
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2007

I enjoyed my recent stay at Garni Rondinella. The owners are very nice, the rooms clean and comfortable and the location is the best in Locarno. The hotel is very easy to find from the train station and most rooms have a view of Lake Maggiore. It is in the heart of Locarno, so the hotel is very convenient to... More 

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5 Thank mjnbrown
Perth Western Australia
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2004

The Rondinella is right on the harbours edge with beautiful views across the lake to the mountains from the balconies (ask for a south facing room). Staff very friendly and helpful. Rooms clean and spacious. Breakfast excellent. Try the restuarant downstairs for simple but delicious local dishes

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5 Thank ianperthaus

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Additional Information about Hotel Rondinella

Address: via nuova Dogana 4, Locarno 6600, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Locarno
Price Range: £113 - £128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Rondinella 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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