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Room type

Classic Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Panoramic Room, Balcony (Classic)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Panoramic Room, Balcony (Modern)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Family Room (Classic)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Classic Room, 1 Single Bed

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Classic Room, Lake View (Single)

Max Occupancy: 1 guest


Get an overview of this hotelSuburban hotel with full-service spa and restaurant


Situated in the suburbs, this spa hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Casino Locarno, Piazza Grande, and Madonna del Sasso. Verzasca Dam and Casa Ghisler are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and an outdoor tennis court are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 67 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars, and satellite TV. Other amenities available to guests include room service, hair dryers, and safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Esplanade Hotel Resort & Spa features an outdoor tennis court and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 484 square feet (45 square meters) include conference space and meeting rooms. This Minusio hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a fitness center, and spa services. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Esplanade Hotel Resort & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 484 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 45 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 67 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1913 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Minibar 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Slippers 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

La Belle Epoque - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and complimentary bicycles are featured at the hotel. In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Le Palme. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open select days. Children under 6 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible parking 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 5 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 120 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed

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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: CHF 30 per night
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.70 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.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 25 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: CHF 30 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 120 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, 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. Children 5 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 4 stars Superior and is displayed on this page as 4.5 stars.

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