Before your stay
A visitors tax of CHF 6.1 per person and day is calculated separately.
Check-in / check-out
Arrival from 3 p.m.
Departure before 11 a.m.
A charge of CHF 170 per person and night applies for an extra bed in guest rooms. Extra beds are available on request in the double room morning sun category and upwards.
A breakfast buffet is served from 7.30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in restaurant Hide & Seek.
Pet supplement: CHF 40 per pet and per night (excluding food). Pets are not permitted in the restaurants and on the sunbathing lawn.
Children 12 and under stay free in their parents’ room (including breakfast). Dinner for children is on an à la carte basis.
Children aged 13 and over
For children aged 13 and over, the cost of an extra bed is CHF 170 per person and night, including breakfast. Extra beds are available on request for the double room category morning sun and upwards.
Kids are kept entertained at the Dino Club, which is set in its own area of the hotel’s grounds, with a football pitch. It offers childcare and a programme of fun activities for 3 to 13 year olds.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 7 days prior to the date of stay. In the event of later cancellations, up to 3 nights of the booked stay will be charged. The same rule applies to nights not taken due to late arrival or early departure.
Booking without risk
Our partner Allianz offers a travel cancellation insurance service. Please note, that the insurance is only valid when booked until the beginning of the trip.
Arrival and departure
Address for sat-nav systems: Via del Segnale 10, 6612 Ascona
When arriving by car the use of the hotel’s underground car park is compulsory and is charged CHF 25 per day and car.
Free shuttle service to and from Locarno station. Journey time: approx. 15 minutes.
Transfer to and from Milano-Malpensa airport
Mercedes Viano for 4-7 people CHF 480 per journey
Mercedes S-Klasse for 1-3 people CHF 400 per journey
Set in manicured parkland and affording striking lake and mountain views, the 18-hole Golf Club Patriziale Ascona ranks as one of Europe’s most beautiful golf courses. Giardino golfers can take advantage of the fact that the hotel is so close to Golf Club Patriziale Ascona, as well as receiving vouchers that offer a 10% discount on its green fees. These vouchers are available at reception of the hotel. From Giardino Ascona you are having direct access to the Golf Club Partriziale Ascona.
A wide range of different bicycles is available – from city bikes for a gentle pedal into the surrounding valleys or around the square in Ascona, to mountain bikes or e-bikes (paid service) for a more challenging ride in the Ticino mountains. Child bike seats, bicycles and trailers are also available. Bicycle helmets for adults and children are provided at reception.
Stand-up paddles at Giardino Lago (paid service)
Stand-up paddle boards are a fine way to see Lake Maggiore in an active yet relaxed manner. They are available from reception on request.
The Frauscher 1017-GT yacht impresses on every level, with top performance and design, spacious rooms, luxurious fittings and every imaginable comfort. The day cruiser is the ultimate in stylish yachting on the glittering Lake Maggiore. For yacht and skipper bookings, please contact the concierge.
Time out is always something to celebrate – whether it’s brunch, the holidays or simply an after-work drink, our upcoming events provide the perfect setting to relax and unwind. For hotel guests and locals alike.
Pure relaxation! For those looking to fully unwind. Pamper your senses, enjoy fine dining and feel relaxed every minute of the day. True bliss.
Get active! Take a boat out on the lake, hit the trails on a bike or paraglide down a mountain. A bit of adventure never hurt anyone.
Challenge your fitness! Build strength, increase your endurance or set new personal bests. Focus on sport and benefit from optimum nutrition.
Be your best self! Discover the potential of your body and mind and use it to the full. Improve your athletic and everyday performance through professional advice and good nutrition.
Improve your health! The health programmes sustainably strengthen the body and mind. Whether back issues, weight problems or stress: we can improve and protect our health.
Unwind from head to toe! The time has come to focus on finding your centre. Breathe deeply, eat consciously and improve your well-being with invigorating treatments. You will feel fantastic for it.
Perfect your stay
Everyone wants to find the perfect experience – the perfect hotel, the perfect location or the perfect moment. But what makes something perfect for you? Giardino has a few ideas, which are divided into six categories. Click the links below to add your very own personal upgrade to your stay.
Star Aperitif with Rolf Fliegauf
2-star chef Rolf Fliegauf invites to the aperitif
Wine-Tasting with Sommelier Mauro Pacchioli
A wine experience at the Enoteca
Guided by Giardino: Touring with the head concierge
A tour through Ascona
Hole in one
Discount on green fees and direct access with shuttle to the course
Reduce weight and train and shape the body, build muscles, gain self-confidence and charisma
Strengthen your back
Learn personalised exercises for rehabilitation and preventive purposes, strengthen your back and core muscles, and ...
Select the right activities, master basic exercises and improve your body’s balance
Shape your body
Train and shape your body, build muscle, reduce cellulite and become more attractive
An introduction to Ayurveda
Discover first-hand what Ayurveda can do. Ideal for beginners
Golf Check up
Overnight stay, green fee, direct access to the course and golf check-up included
Giardino route: Sun chaser
By car or motorbike in summertime from Zurich to Ascona and back
Giardino route: Swiss around
By car or motorcycle in summertime once across Switzerland
As a family-friendly hotel, Giardino Ascona is ideally prepared for your little ones’ big ...
BBQ Summer Night on the Swiss National Day
Zum Schweizer Nationalfeiertag wird im Giardino Ascona mit BBQ gefeiert