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

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free wired high-speed Internet
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

This family-friendly Ascona hotel is located on a lake, within 3 mi (5 km) of Piazza Grande, Casino Locarno and Madonna del Sasso. Lido and Mount Cardada are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an indoor pool. Free buffet breakfast, free wired Internet in public areas, and a free shopping center shuttle are also provided. 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 sofa beds, 24-hour room service, and digital TV.

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

  • 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 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 72 
  • Children's club 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 97 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1044 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Health club 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • 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 Internet

Available in some public areas: Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

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 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Slippers 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • 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.

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 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Rock climbing nearby 
  • 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 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • 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

Check-in time ends at 3 AM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour 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

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 170.00 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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 property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 5.80 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
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 170.00 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. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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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