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Hotel America - Locarno

3 star Hotel Locarno

Piazza Grande - Locarno

Price starting from CHF 136.00
Boasting a terrace on one of the liveliest squares in Locarno, this hotel on Piazza Grande is the perfect destination for film enthusiasts attending the famous Locarno International Film Festival, and for a memorable leisure break near Lake Maggiore. The hotel is surrounded by mountains and also makes a great base for a skiing holiday, being close to 3 ski lifts.

Hotel America is easily accessible from major Locarno attractions such as the Sanctuary of Madonna del Sasso, and is ideal for relaxing in the city center or listening to some live music in the hotel.

The hotel's family-style, traditional restaurant serves Italian cuisine and is ideal for spending some quality time during a holiday in Locarno. The hotel also features a piano bar and a wine cellar, which will surely impress the connoisseurs and wine experts.

This smoke-free hotel has a ballroom, exhibit space, and banqueting facilities, and can provide event catering, wedding services, and audiovisual equipment. Ayurvedic treatments, massages, and beauty services are available on the premises. Complimentary newspapers can be found in the lobby.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 6.9 Fair
Based on 6 hotel reviews © 2015

Very friendly people manage this hotel which is a rarity amongst the hotel facilit...

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Facilities at Hotel America

  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Snack bar
  • Luggage room
  • Personal newspapers
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • City tour
  • Lift/elevator
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Laundry room
  • Pets accepted
  • Internet/Email services
  • Billiards / Snooker

Know before you go

  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Check-in: between 1 PM and 8 PM.

Check-out: before 10:30 AM.

Please contact the property ahead of time if you are planning to arrive after 8 PM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: CHF 10 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 50 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.25 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.











Hotel America reviews

5.7 Ordinary
  • May 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

They were renovating the hotel and the room smelled very strongly of paint when the windows were closed. They should have closed the hotel to renovate and get it done. The surrounds are beautiful but very noisy due to street cafes and restaurants.

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9.0 Wonderful!
  • April 2015
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Switzerland

7.6 Good
  • June 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Switzerland

  • May 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

9.2 Wonderful!
  • August 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Switzerland

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at Hotel America, offering 18 guest rooms with climate control. Cable TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers visiting the Lake Maggiore area will have access to desks and complimentary newspapers. A good night's sleep in Select Comfort mattresses will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers. Coffee/tea makers and hair dryers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional comforts include soundproofing.

Accommodation Services

  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning

Distances from Hotel America

Piazza Grande - 0 km / 0 mi
Casino Locarno - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Madonna del Sasso - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Mount Cardada - 3.5 km / 2.1 mi
Gambarogno Botanic Garden - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Verzasca Dam - 5 km / 3.1 mi
Casa Ghisler - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
St. Charles Church - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Splash and Spa - 10.9 km / 6.7 mi
Lido - 13.6 km / 8.5 mi
Pieta Sanctuary - 13.9 km / 8.6 mi
Cannobio Ferry Terminal - 13.9 km / 8.7 mi
Vittorio Emanuele III Plaza - 14 km / 8.7 mi
Parisi Valle Civic Museum - 14.9 km / 9.2 mi
Maccagno Stadium - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel America is Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 20.6 km / 12.8 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.