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Giardino Ascona places you within a few miles (5 km) of Piazza Grande and Casino Locarno. This 72-room, 5-star hotel welcomes guests with 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. It's on a lake and also near Madonna del Sasso and Gambarogno Botanic Garden.

Dining

Free buffet breakfast is served each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM. Enjoy the garden views at RISTORANTE APHRODITE, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Satisfy your hunger without leaving your room with 24-hour room service, or quench your thirst with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café.

Rooms

All of Giardino Ascona's 72 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including furnished balconies, sofa beds, and minibars. Guests can enjoy free wired Internet and digital TV. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and pillow menus, and bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include free bottled water, safes, and phones.

Property features

Guests of Giardino Ascona enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. For transportation, you can make use of a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) for CHF 220 per vehicle one way, as well as limo/town car service. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a children's pool, a health club, and a sauna.

Highlights

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Giardino Ascona features an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and wired high-speed Internet access is complimentary.

This 5-star property offers access to limo/town car service and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 1044 square feet (97 square meters). This luxury hotel also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a sauna. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available on request) is offered to guests.

  • Sauna 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Hair salon 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 72 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1044 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 97 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Health club 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free wired high-speed Internet

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Slippers 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Pillow menu 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

RISTORANTE APHRODITE - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

RISTORANTE ECCO - This restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A health club and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

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

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Playground on site 

Spa Services

Dipiu spa by giardino has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and reflexology.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 7 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 40 per pet
  • 1 per room (up to 10 kg)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.70 per person, per night
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: CHF 220 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: CHF 40 per pet
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Ascona Giardino
  • Giardino Ascona
  • Giardino Hotel
  • Giardino Hotel Ascona
  • Albergo Giardino Ascona
  • Albergo Giardino Hotel Ascona
  • Giardino Ascona Hotel

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


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