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Featured Hostels in Locarno

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Hotel & Hostel Montarina
Hotel & Hostel Montarina
2.0 out of 5.0 Via Montarina 1, Lugano, TI
4.2/5 (97 reviews)

Good value and very comfortable. Laundry also available which was a plus. Walk from train station and bus stop close.

Reviewed on May 27, 2019
Situated in Lugano, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of San Lorenzo Cathedral, Santa Maria degli Angeli, and Via Nassa. Piazza della Riforma and LAC Lugano ...
Youth Hostel Lugano Savosa
Youth Hostel Lugano Savosa
2.0 out of 5.0 Via Cantonale 13, Savosa, TI
4.5/5 (21 reviews)

I stayed at this hostel for one night and I enjoyed it. It was very clean and the receptionist was helpful. The reception is only open until 10pm so you need to make sure you check in by then. The hostel is a little far from the town centre, but the free public transport pass is really helpful and ...

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2018
This family-friendly Savosa hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Piazza della Riforma, Cantonal Art Museum, and Palazzo dei Congressi. University of Lugano is 1.6 ...
Youth Hostel Locarno
Youth Hostel Locarno
2.0 out of 5.0 Palagiovani, Via B. Varenna 18, Locarno
3.7/5 (6 reviews)

Haben 1 übernachtung in einem doppelzimmer mit eigenem bad genossen inkl. Frühstück. Zimmer war ok, spärlich eingerichtet (kühl,das wohnliche warme gemütliche fehlt).die etagen wc und duschen sind hingegen top, neu und modern!dem frühstück buffet gibt es auch nichts auszusetzen alles vorhanden.

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2016
Situated in Locarno, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Pinacoteca Comunale Casa Rusca and Piazza Grande. Casino Locarno and Falconeria Locarno are also ...
Lake Como Hostel
Lake Como Hostel
Via IV Novembre 106, Menaggio, CO
3.8/5 (51 reviews)

Location is very beautiful and safe for solo travelers. staff members were awesome. They were very welcoming, very helpful and super friendly. Food was great with reasonable price. I would highly recommend this place to stay.

Reviewed on Mar 31, 2019
Located in Menaggio, this beachfront hostel is in the city center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Menaggio Beach, Villa Carlotta, and Villa Melzi. Cadenabbia Ferry ...
Ostello Casa Rossa
Ostello Casa Rossa
Via Roma 23, Laveno Mombello, Varese
Free Cancellation
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5.0/5 (8 reviews)

Beautiful location, friendly staff, very clean. I would highly recommend to stay here!

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2019
Located in Laveno, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Villa De Angeli Frua and Lake Maggiore Lombardy Shore. Laveno Mombello Ferry Terminal is 0.5 mi (0.8 ...
Ostello Casa Emmaus
Ostello Casa Emmaus
Via al Giona, 28/G, Maccagno con Pino e Veddasca, Varese
Free Cancellation
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3.7/5 (3 reviews)

es hat allesgut gepasst und funktioniert, von Begrüssung bis zur Abfahrt, gerne wieder

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2019
Situated in Maccagno, this hostel is steps from Parisi Valle Civic Museum and Lake Maggiore Lombardy Shore. Maccagno Stadium and Maccagno Ferry Terminal are ...
Lake Como Peace Lodge - Hostel
Lake Como Peace Lodge - Hostel
Via Mons Poletti 71, Menaggio
3.1/5 (8 reviews)

Breakfast was simple (bread, jam, cereals, and cookie plus coffee) but enough of what we needed. Accommodations were sufficient and affordable. We had two twins pushed together in a bunk room with a private bath. Nothing fancy but we did get the entire bunk room to ourselves for a great price. Location ...

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2018
Situated in Menaggio, this beach hostel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Menaggio Beach and 3 mi (4.9 km) from Villa Carlotta. Menaggio and Cadenabbia Golf Club and Cadenabbia ...
Ostello Dosso del Liro
Ostello Dosso del Liro
Piazza della Chiesa snc, Dosso del Liro, Como
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Situated in Dosso del Liro, this hostel is 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Gallio Palace and within 6 mi (10 km) of Chiesa di Santa Maria del Tiglio and Piazza dei Caduti. ...

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H4 Hotel Arcadia Locarno

H4 Hotel Arcadia Locarno

Lungolago G. Motta, Locarno, TI
    4.0 out of 5.0
    4.3 out of 5 (305 reviews)

    H4 Hotel Arcadia Locarno$181

    Aug 19 - Aug 20

    H4 Hotel Arcadia Locarno$181
    EasyRooms dell'Angelo

    EasyRooms dell'Angelo

    Piazza Grande, Locarno, TI
      3.0 out of 5.0
      3.6 out of 5 (264 reviews)

      EasyRooms dell'Angelo$47

      Aug 4 - Aug 5

      EasyRooms dell'Angelo$47

      What Is a Hostel?

      If you're hoping to find somewhere affordable to stay in Locarno, there are 40 lodging options here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

      • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
      • Budget-friendly prices
      • A social atmosphere

      Hostels are a great way to stay in Locarno for a good value, so you can save your budget for exploring. You can enjoy activities like shopping, and the lake views create an appealing natural setting.

      Hostels in Locarno

      While you're choosing where to stay, take a look at this top Locarno hostel:

      Youth Hostel Locarno - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant. You'll find lockers, desks, and linens in all rooms.

      When Is the Best Time to Visit Locarno?

      Good weather's definitely a plus when you're discovering new places, so here's a little information about the local climate:

      • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 59° F and nighttime temperatures average 27° F
      • April-June: 79° F is the daytime average and 40° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 82° F and nighttime averages are around 50° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 66° F during the day and 28° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 1.02 inches in a year

      What Can I Do in Locarno?

      Depending on what interests you, you might like these places:

      Natural Features
      • Swiss Alps
      • Mount Cardada
      • Gambarogno Botanic Garden
      Cultural Attractions
      • Parisi Valle Civic Museum
      • Villa dei Cedri Civic Museum
      • Ferroviario del Verbano Museum
      • Casa Ghisler
      • Madonnina della Punta Church
      • Castles Cannero Ruins

      In general, Locarno is known for its:

      • Shopping
      • Restaurants
      • Sports
      • Festivals
      • Archaeological sites
      • Casino gaming

      How to Get to Locarno and Around the Area

      You can fly into the closest airport in Lugano (LUG-Agno), located 12.8 mi (20.5 km) away from the city center. After you've arrived, you might want to use public transit to get around. If you're eager to see more of the surrounding area, head over to Locarno Riazzino Station to hop on a train.

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