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Hotel DU LAC Locarno

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Overview of Hotel DU LAC Locarno

Hotel DU LAC Locarno

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
6600, Ti, Locarno, Via Ramogna 3

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPiazza Grande4 min walk
  • Popular LocationPinacoteca Comunale Casa Rusca9 min walk
  • Popular LocationMadonna del Sasso16 min walk
  • AirportLugano (LUG-Agno)36 min drive

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About this area


Located in Locarno, Hotel DU LAC Locarno is in the city center and on a lake. Parco Nazionale del Locarnese and Bolle di Magadino reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Falconeria Locarno and Brissago Islands. Botanischer Garten Gambarogno and Splash and Spa are also worth visiting. Take time off to check out the hot springs and health/beauty spa in the area, or get some fresh air with adventures like hiking/biking trails and skydiving nearby. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Casino Locarno - 1 min walk
  • Piazza Grande - 4 min walk
  • Pinacoteca Comunale Casa Rusca - 9 min walk
  • Madonna del Sasso - 16 min walk
  • Mount Cardada - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Locarno F.A.R.T Station - 5 min walk
  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) - 36 min drive

About this property

Hotel DU LAC Locarno

3-star lakefront hotel, walk to Piazza Grande
Self parking, concierge services, and dry cleaning are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. All 31 rooms offer free WiFi, espresso makers, and TVs with cable channels. Free newspapers, free bottled water, and hair dryers are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Hotel DU LAC Locarno offers 31 air-conditioned accommodations with espresso makers and safes. Televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (CHF 21.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Offsite parking within 66 ft (CHF 21.00 per day), from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM; discounts available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: CHF 15 per person

Things to do

  • Art gallery
  • Designer stores
  • Ropes course
  • Shopping mall

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Business services

  • Computer station


  • Terrace


  • Hot springs


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Hair dryer
  • Shower


  • Cable channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water


  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in from 3 PM - 9:30 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

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 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 3.40 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 21.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Nearby parking fee: CHF 21.00 per day (66 ft away; open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM)

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply

National rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 stars.

Property is also known as

Locarno Lac
Locarno Lac Hotel
Garni Du Lac Hotel
Garni Du Lac Locarno
Hotel LAC Locarno
LAC Locarno
Hotel DU LAC Locarno Hotel
Hotel DU LAC Locarno Locarno
Hotel DU LAC Locarno Hotel Locarno

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 150 out of 277 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 109 out of 277 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 16 out of 277 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 277 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 277 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice place, with a good location - close but not to close to town.
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Comfortable hotel with a good location
The hotel is close to the train station, the town centre and the lake. The lido is only a short lake side walk away. The rooms are comfortable. The breakfast was good and it was a pleasure to eat it on the large terrace.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Short trip to Southern Switzerland
Very good hotel in the heart of Locarno. Excellent service and breakfast. We enjoyed our stay very much.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020