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Piazza Ascona Hotel & Restaurants

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Castlemaine, Australia
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very comfortable and extremely well located hotel. Our friends booked for us all and there was no trouble getting rooms together. The view was stunning. Breakfast offered lots of variety and was fresh and tasty. We did not eat at the hotel restaurant for our evening meals as we found it noisy and crowded and thought the... More 

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Chennai, India
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Picture perfect location rigth in front of Lake Maggiore coupled with decent breakfast and rooms makes it worthwhile to stay here Natasha and team displayed very good understanding of hospitality guiding and supporting travellers wherever they could If one's taking the train to Lugano make sure you get down at Bellinzona and take the train to Locarno From Locarno one... More 

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Unterseen, Switzerland
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46 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

The breakfast was really good. I have been in some 3 and 4 stars hotels that does not have a breakfast like this. Lots of different bread, yogurts, fresh fruit, cereals... The bathroom was also very good for a 2 stars hotel. The view from the hotel room... Fantastic. No words

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Holbaek, Denmark
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Good location, friendly personal, a lot of atmosthere, nice little town, Breakfast god. We had a nice stay - reservation 11 month before, but we could not get two rooms beside each other - thats bad!.

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Thank Friis200
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Visit this place was a totally different experience, we're very glad to picked the right one.. in our whole trip this weekend was fantastic, the rooms are okay to relax and the view is really stunning, so many things to appreciate and watch from the room balcony .. Also the whole crew from front-desk and restaurant were very helpful, the... More 

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Ascona, Switzerland
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

I just stayed in this Hotel with my Husband and my Son,the Hotel is in a fantastic location,comfortable and clean the rooms are a bit dated but that is very common in Ascona ,we had a lovely stay and I would defenetly recommend it specially for its good value for money and it's great location

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Zurich, Switzerland
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

If you're thinking of going to the Ticino, the choice between Lugano, Locarno and Ascona is clear (at least in my opinion). Ascona is by far winner. My sweetheart and I just returned two days ago from a two-night (wedding-related) stay at the Piazza (in the "Olive" sister hotel just in the back of the overall complex - room #5).... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2014

We have been there twice and always the food was very good. The atmosphere is quiet and we have time to talk and rest. We recommend it if you are near by. I remember the waiter very friendly and the orange juice so fresh. We will be back if possible. Its avoid place to go as couple.

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Knysna, South Africa
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119 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2013

The address supplied sent us 5km down the road and we got little help after phoning the hotel 3 times. Our room was very small, but overlooks the beautiful lake. However, this is where the party revelers hang out all night and the shouting continued till 6am - when the breakfast clatter starts. The room was stifling hot and should... More 

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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

I spent two nights in a double for single use at the Piazza Ascona Hotel in June, and thought it quite affordable in comparison to other options in the area. I loved the location (just a few minutes walk from stop for the bus to Locarno and right by the boat dock) and I thoroughly enjoyed my views over the... More 

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Piazza Ascona, Hotel & Restaurants, open all year round, is directly situated in the heart of charming Ascona's lake front. The Hotel, with a long tradition and in typical Ticino style, is and ideal place for a stay. The rooms with stunning views over the lake and the mountains or the small streets of the ancient and picturesque old town and the privileged location make the Piazza Ascona an excellent starting point for excursions,by boat or to explore the characteristics valleys and attractions of Ticino. The offer to the local and international public is completed by the restaurants, "al Pontile", "al Piazza". With magnificent terraces and situated directly on the waterfront, the restaurants suit all tastes - from the gastronomy specialities, to the typical Ticino's dishes, to lake fish and seafood, to delicious pizzas and Thai corner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Piazza Ascona Hotel & Restaurants

Address: piazza Giuseppe Motta 29, Ascona 6612, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Ticino > Lake Maggiore > Ascona
Price Range: ₹ 7,480 - ₹ 13,141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Piazza Ascona Hotel & Restaurants 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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#8 Family Hotel in Ascona
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“We were on the second floor with lake view and the room was comfortable and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 377maria2016, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The lake-view rooms are probably great, but we were perfectly happy with the simply furnished, two-balcony room #5: double-pane windows kept out the evening and early-morning noise, the floor is artificial parquet so your feet alone inform you that it's absolutely spotless. My sweetheart thought that the showerhead was top of the line. And for all you sticklers: the toilet paper is Swiss quality!”
 of 5 bubbles Craiggie, 5 May 2014 | Read review
“The rooms with the view of the lake are noisy beyond belief and stifling hot, even though the view is lovely. Take a back room or stay further in town.”
  • Tiny room with old bathroom
 of 5 bubbles 274niccir, 19 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Get a room that faces the harbor -- you will get a little street noise with the window open, but well worth the view.”
 of 5 bubbles Tallestguy, 15 May 2013 | Read review
“One with a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles PaulW845, 18 Nov 2012 | Read review
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