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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and full-service spa

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Popular highlights

Breakfast included
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

This family-friendly Ascona hotel is located on a lake, within 3 mi (5 km) of Falconeria Locarno, Pinacoteca Comunale Casa Rusca and Piazza Grande. Casino Locarno and Madonna del Sasso are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. Buffet breakfast is free. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 72 rooms offer comforts like premium bedding and pillow menus, plus free wired Internet and furnished balconies. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, digital TV, and DVD players.

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.

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 24 hours) is offered to guests. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Giardino Ascona has designated areas for smoking.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room safe 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Slippers 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free wired 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. 2-star Michelin rating. Reservations are required. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 7 AM to 11 AM. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

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.

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

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

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.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 3 AM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 40 per pet, per night
  • 1 per room (up to 22 lbs)

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 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 property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 6.10 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.
  • Resort fee: CHF 4.40 per person, per night
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
  • Self parking fee: CHF 25 per night
  • Valet parking fee: CHF 25 per night
  • Pet fee: CHF 40 per pet, per night
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. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 5 star Superior and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.


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