Hotel Giardino  5 stars

Viale B. Papio 1, Ascona, Switzerland, CH-6612  show mapSave
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Overview

Romantic and sumptuous Hotel Giardino is a well-known five-star hotel positioned 4km from the heart of Ascona. Rich Mediterranean-styled villa built in 1986 houses 77 accommodations in the main building and in the Casa Rosa. Dipiù Spa By Giardino offers guests indoor swimming pool and sauna, fitness studio, body treatments and massages. Also there is cookery courses and children area. The hotel features two luxurious restaurants and two modern bars. Charming garden with wonderful lily pond will surprise every guest. Hotel Giardino offers high-class facilities for organization of wedding and birthday celebrations, business conferences and banquets. Being awarded as the hotel of the year and the best Swiss hotel for many times it is a perfect place to relax and forget about routine problems.

The hotel staff speaks English, Deutch, French, Spanish, Italiano.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   72.

City Center Ascona - 4300 ft
Airports Lugano (LUG) - 11.7 mi, Malpensa (MXP) - 36.1 mi
Train Stations Locarno San Antonio - 1.3 mi, San Nazzaro - 1.4 mi
Bus stop - 4600 ft
Restaurants Ecco (cuisine: Delicatessen) - 200 ft, Aphrodite - Albergo Giardino (cuisine: Italian, Winery) - 200 ft

Rooms

Elegant and stylish hotel offers its guests 54 Double Rooms, 16 Suites, two Junior Suites and five Apartments positioned in the main building, Casa Rosa or Residenza Giardino. All bedrooms are with a terrace or a balcony and represent Mediterranean design with earth-coloured tones, old wood parquet flooring, colorful fabrics and first-class furniture. Amenities include a mini-bar, flat screen TV, DVD player, radio, Wi-Fi, room safe, air conditioning system, hair dryer, body care products from Dipiù Cosmetics, bathrobes and slippers. Double Rooms feature nice bedroom with small sitting and working areas and bathroom, Junior Suites have separate sitting area and Suites consists of a cozy bedroom and spacious living room. Apartments have one or two bedrooms, well-furnished living room/dining room with fully-equipped kitchenette.

Dining options

Dining options of this luxury hotel are represented by Restaurant Aphrodite and Restaurant Ecco, Pool Bar and Lounge Bar. Restaurant Ecco is famous for its Chef Rolf Fliegauf awarded by two Michelin stars and serves exquisite dishes inspired by nature. Restaurant Aphrodite works under Alexander Hausherr and serves Mediterranean, French and Italian cuisine. Lounge Bar features fine drinks and charming jazz piano music, while Pool Bar - Mediterranean antipasti and salad buffet, meat and fish.

At the hotel Giardino guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is CHF 25 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Mini golf
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Services
  • Maid Service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Game room
  • Kids club
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Solarium
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Sun terrace
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Hammam
Room view
  • Garden view
  • Countryside view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
Media
  • Satellite TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • DVD player
  • CD player

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  10.59 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 170 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Elegant and stylish hotel offers its guests 54 Double Rooms, 16 Suites, two Junior Suites and five Apartments positioned in the main building, Casa Rosa or Residenza Giardino. All bedrooms are with a terrace or a balcony and represent Mediterranean design with earth-coloured tones, old wood parquet flooring, colorful fabrics and first-class furniture. Amenities include a mini-bar, flat screen TV, DVD player, radio, Wi-Fi, room safe, air conditioning system, hair dryer, body care products from Dipiù Cosmetics, bathrobes and slippers. Double Rooms feature nice bedroom with small sitting and working areas and bathroom, Junior Suites have separate sitting area and Suites consists of a cozy bedroom and spacious living room. Apartments have one or two bedrooms, well-furnished living room/dining room with fully-equipped kitchenette.

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Bed type: Two Single Beds or Double Or Twin Beds
Size: 370 sq. feet
View: Countryside view, Garden view
Room facilities
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    Bed type: Two Single Beds or Double Or Twin Beds
    Size: 755 sq. feet
    View: Countryside view
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      Bed type: Two Single Beds or Double Or Twin Beds
      Size: 560 sq. feet
      View: Countryside view
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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions
        • Galleria AAA
          1.1 mi
        • Josef Kurfis
          1.1 mi
        • Galleria Borgo
          1.1 mi
        • Madonna del sasso
          1.7 mi
        • Cardada Impianti Turistici
          1.7 mi
        • Municipio di Orselina
          2.0 mi
        Popular areas
        • City Center
          4000 ft
        Amusement
        • Cinema Otello
          1.0 mi
        Museums
        • Museo Casa Anatta
          1.4 mi
        Parks
        • Lido Patriziale
          3000 ft
        • Monte Verità
          1.5 mi

        Local Attractions

        • Lido Locarno
          1.0 mi
          Via Respini 11, Locarno
        • Parco Botanico del Gambaragno
          1.6 mi
          Via Parco Botnaico, San Nazzaro
        • Cardada
          1.8 mi
          Via Santuario, Orselina
        • Botanischer Garten Gambarogno
          2.8 mi
          Via Cantonale, Vira (Gambarogno)
        • Monte Tamaro
          5.9 mi
          LuganoSwitzerland

        Near the hotel

        • Falconeria Locarno
          4100 ft
          Via delle scuole 12, Locarno
        • Lago Maggiore
          4200 ft
          Switzerland

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Ecco

          85% likes this, based on 53 reviews
          Cuisine: Delicatessen

          200 ft
          Via del Segnale, 10
        • Aphrodite - Albergo Giardino

          71% likes this, based on 31 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Winery
          Price Range: USD 36 - USD 121

          200 ft
          Via Segnale 10

          Phone: +41 91 785 88 88

        • Locanda Barbarossa

          81% likes this, based on 23 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, Swiss
          Price Range: USD 26 - USD 131

          1000 ft
          Castello del Sole
        • Golf Club Patriziale Ascona

          63% likes this, based on 11 reviews
          Cuisine: International

          2100 ft
          Via Lido 81
        • Delta Beach Lounge

          72% likes this, based on 60 reviews

          2500 ft
          Via Lido 82

          Phone: +41 (0)91 791 40 60

        Getting there.

        From Lugano Airport (45.2km - about 46 minutes) head south, turn right toward Via Fausto Coppi, turn left onto Via Fausto Coppi, tt the roundabout, take the first exit onto Via Lugano, slight right onto Strada Regina, go through two roundabouts, continue straight onto Via Cantonale, turn right at Street Costa, merge onto A2/E35 via the ramp to San Gottardo/Bellinzona, partial toll road, take exit 48 toward Monte Ceneri, merge onto Route 2, slight left onto Via Monte Ceneri, at the roundabout, take the second exit onto Via Stazione, go through one roundabout, continue onto 406, go through two roundabouts, at the roundabout, continue straight onto Via Monte Ceneri, continue onto Cadepezzo, at the roundabout, take the first exit onto Via Monte Ceneri, continue onto Street Cantonale, at the roundabout, take the second exit onto A13, merge onto A13, exit onto Via Locarno, go through one roundabout, turn left onto Via Pascolo, continue onto Via Aerodromo, slight left onto Via delle Querce, take the 1st left onto Via Muraccio, slight right to stay on Via Muraccio, continue onto Via del Segnale. Hotel Giardino will be on the right.

        Hotel Giardino Reviews

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        Average guest rating

        9.4
        out of 10
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        Based on 29 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        9.9
        Service
        9.7
        Value
        9.1
        Dining
        9.2
        Location
        9.4

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