Hostel in Locarno, Switzerland

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Get to know Locarno (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Looking for hostels in the area of Locarno? We made it easy for you and put all hostels near Locarno in a group. Find all hostels in Lake Maggiore.

Now, that is a bummer. At the moment we do not have any super cool information on things to do in Locarno. We guess this means we better book a flight to Locarno soon. We are working on it!

FAQ about Locarno Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Locarno. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Locarno. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Locarno costs on average $66 for a dorm. A hostel in Locarno with private rooms costs on average $225.
There is exactly 1 Hostel in Locarno, Switzerland. compares the prices for this hostel so you can get the best price on any major booking site. compares prices for 1 hostel in Locarno, Switzerland. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Locarno such as
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  • 2 guesthouses

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Locarno.

Your Packing List for Locarno

Your Packing List for Locarno

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Locarno and Switzerland.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Locarno Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Locarno, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
1 Total number of hostels
$66 Average dorm price
$225 Average private room price
$66 Cheapest hostel in Locarno
Locarno Youth Hostel is the cheapest
8.8 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

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Auressio (10 Km / 6 mi.)
Bellinzona (17 Km / 11 mi.)
Lugano (22 Km / 14 mi.)

Travel Tips for Locarno - from the Community

Hey fam! Here are a few more tips from the community, from them to you, and you to them. This space is dedicated for travellers to share their best tips on backpacking Locarno. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Locarno. Everyone is welcome to add something useful, funny, unexpected and the "absolutely necessary to know before you go" - share, share and then share a little more!

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