Visitors to Ticino are spoiled for choice when it comes to finding great hotels and apartments in Locarno. Expedia's booking page currently features 49 accommodations within a 0.1-mile radius of downtown Locarno.
You could investigate the Hotel Eden Roc and the Villa Orselina. The Hotel Eden Roc is located 3 miles from the heart of Locarno. The Villa Orselina, is located 2 miles away. Two other hotel options include the Giardino Ascona and the Grand Hotel Villa Castagnola.
Looking for more to do? Consider spending a day or two visiting Museum of Modern Art and Santa Maria degli Angeli, which you'll find in Lugano, 13 miles to the southeast of Locarno. Should you wish to stay in Lugano, be sure to check out the Hotel Splendide Royal and Villa Principe Leopoldo. 2 miles to the southwest of Locarno, you can also stay at Lake Maggiore, which is home to the Hotel Belvedere Locarno and Romantik Hotel Castello Seeschloss. While visiting Lake Maggiore, make sure you visit the Parco Botanico del Gambaragno and Botanischer Garten Gambarogno.
If you are into sports and love watching local games you might like to make a trip to Pista La Resega, which is 11 miles to the southeast of Locarno. Sports fans wanting to find a bed close by can select from the Suitenhotel Parco Paradiso or the Grand Hotel Eden.