About us

Hotel Forni is a small family-run hotel with tradition at the foot of the St. Gotthard.
Our family have been running it since 1917.
The hotel is modern and simple, and
the village is situated in a wonderful alpine landscape.


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Marzio Forni’s family



Marzio and Hanni Forni



Simone Ciaranfi



1 km from Airolo/St. Gotthard motorway exit

55 km from Bellinzona – 85 km from Lucerne

140 km from Milan or Zurich – 185 km from Basle

13 km from the St. Gotthard Pass



20 rooms, all of them with bath or shower and toilet, direct-dial telephone, safe, minibar, radio and cable TV, WiFi  for free



Restaurant Forni in the hotel: excellent cuisine with regional and house specialities

Conference and seminar rooms


For conferences and meetings in small working groups, available free of charge

Leisure activities


lots of possibilities in the wonderful nature:



- walking, hiking, and climbing

- mountain bike excursions

- well-known ski area, 30 km of well prepared slopes

- cross-country skiing

- different museums and cultural events



CHF 20.- per night

Credit cards


American Express, Mastercard, Maestro, Diners-Club, Visa, JCB, Postcard, MyOne, Bonuscard, WIR Member’s Card (50%)