Ostello YH Palagiovani - Hostel



The youth hostel is located in the unique “Palagiovani”. In addition to the youth hostel,  is home the local radio station “Radio Fiume Ticino” and a music school. The old town of Locarno begins just behind the youth hostel.

We can accommodate 200 persons. Some of the modern two and four-bedded rooms have their own balconies. Its various seminar rooms make the “Palagiovani” also an ideal choice for conferences, seminars and various events.

10 minutes from the city centre, bus stop Cinque Vie (Bus Nr. 1/7)

IMPORTANT: All prices are for Hostelling International members, for non members + CHF 7.- per person/night. Member cards are available online www.youthhostel.ch.

From November 15th to December 15th and from January 15th to March 15th: open only on weekends.

Price per person in dormitory accommodation: CHF 50.00 - 95.00.


  • GastroSuisse
  • GastroTicino
  • Hostelling International
  • Hotelleriesuisse


  • A few minutes from the lake and river
  • Central
  • Close to the bus stop
  • Panoramic view


  • Main credit cards accepted
  • Animals allowed
  • Linens provided
  • Meals on request
  • Breakfast service


  • Bathroom
  • Rooms with private bathroom
  • Shower
  • free Wi-Fi
  • Children's bed


  • Quality label Q


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible with some difficulties