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Hotel Excelsior

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Front of property
Standard Double or Twin Room | View from room
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi
Standard Double or Twin Room | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, free WiFi

Overview of Hotel Excelsior

Hotel Excelsior

3.0 star property
Mountain B&B with bar/lounge, near Piazza Grande

8.4/10 Very good

35 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Bathtub
  • Bar
12 Via Simone da Locarno, Locarno, 6600

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 49 min drive
  • Locarno Station - 10 min walk
  • Locarno F.A.R.T Station - 10 min walk
  • Locarno (ZJI-Locarno Train Station) - 11 min walk


  • Perbacco - 5 min walk
  • Bubo Sushi - 6 min walk
  • Vera gelateria - 8 min walk
  • BLU Restaurant & Lounge - 8 min walk
  • Sensi - 8 min walk

About this property

Hotel Excelsior

Hotel Excelsior is a great choice for a stay in Locarno. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the coffee shop/cafe is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat.


English, French, German, Italian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 7:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (2 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop

Travelling with children

  • Children stay for free (see details)


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.55 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 15 years of age.

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a smoke detector on site.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

Hotel Excelsior Locarno
Excelsior Locarno
Hotel Excelsior Locarno
Hotel Excelsior Bed & breakfast
Hotel Excelsior Bed & breakfast Locarno

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Excelsior offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Excelsior does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Excelsior?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Excelsior?
Sorry, neither pets nor service animals are allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Excelsior?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Hotel Excelsior.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Excelsior?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Hotel Excelsior?
No, this bed & breakfast doesn't have a casino, but Casino Locarno (6-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at Hotel Excelsior and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include Piazza Grande (9-min walk) and Madonna del Sasso (1 mi), along with Verzasca Dam (8.9 mi) and Casa Ghisler (9.5 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Excelsior?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Perbacco (5-min walk), Bubo Sushi (6-min walk) and Vera gelateria (8-min walk).
Does Hotel Excelsior have rooms with private hot tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep-soaking bath.
Does Hotel Excelsior have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Hotel Excelsior like?
Hotel Excelsior is a short 10-minute walk from Locarno Station and 9 minutes' walk from Piazza Grande.



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8/10 Very good

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Josef, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Julie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Roland, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Sehr nettes, kleines Hotel
Alles wunderbar- sehr nettes, kleines Hotel, weiterzuempfehlen!
Linda, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Martin, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Sehr freundliche und herzliche Leute. Das Zimmer ist gross und geräumig. Das Bad ist in die Jahre gekommen doch es muss ja nicht immer Luxus sein……Sehr gute Lage.
Franziska, 7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Das Hotel, ist ruhig gelegen. Schönes Ambiente, sauber.
5-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Sehr zufrieden
Familiär geführt. Sehr feines Früstück. Parkplatz wäre schön.
Roland, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Preis leistungs Verhältniss passt
Sandor, 3-night trip
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