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Before your stay

Visitors’ tax
A visitors’ tax of CHF 4.65 per person and day is calculated separately.

Check-in / check-out
Arrival from 3 p.m.
Departure before 11 a.m.

Extra beds
In double room medium and suite, a cot for children aged 0 to 2 can be arranged on request (including breakfast). In suites, an extra bed for children aged 3 to 12 can be arranged free of charge (including breakfast). For children and adults aged 13 years and over, the cost of an extra bed is CHF 60 per person and night (including breakfast).

Breakfast is served in restaurant Lago from 8 a.m. to 10.30 a.m.

Dog supplement: CHF 30 per pet and per night (excluding food). Dogs are permitted in all areas.

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Cancellation policy

Giardino guarantee
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.

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Hotel Giardino Lago

Arrival and departure

Arrival by car
Address for sat-nav systems: Via alla Riva 83a, 6648 Minusio

There are 12 free parking spaces available from the hotel. These cannot be reserved. Another large public car park is available directly next to the hotel (max. CHF 5 / per day).

Public transportation
Nearest train station Locarno + Bus: N°1 to Minusio, Ponte Navegna

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Hotel Giardino Lago
Terrasse am Ufer des Lago Maggiore


Dine-around half board
CHF 80 per person per day will be charged. Half-board can only be booked for the entire duration of your stay. The half-board is taken in the restaurant Lago. On request and depending on table capacity, half board can be enjoyed as part of a dinner at the Hide & Seek restaurant.

Go direct to: Restaurants, Hide & Seek Ascona 

Restaurant Lago
Modern Mediterranean cuisine at Lago Maggiore. The Lago restaurant is situated directly on the water-front promenade in Minusio – Locarno and features antipasti, homemade pasta and risotto, and gelati – everything that exudes la dolce vita.

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Restaurants at Giardino Ascona
Looking for Ticinese cuisine? Then a grotto is the best place for you. Fresh creations with a Mediterranean background? Then try the Giardino. Three restaurants, three styles and every dish a holiday experience in its own right. And with the Ecco, the Hotel Giardino Ascona even has the best restaurant in Ascona and the surrounding area. You are sure to be perfectly satisfied from breakfast to dinner.

Hide & Seek Ascona, Ecco Ascona

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dipiù Spa at Giardino Ascona

Whether it’s the pool, sauna, gym, massage or cosmetics, the dipiù Spa at our sister hotel Giardino Ascona is a relaxing and beautifying experience. Wellness, and so much more. Classic or therapeutic massages, Ayurvedic treatments and its own skincare range, inspired and produced by Ticino’s nature. Forget the world outside and recharge your batteries. Time out for your body and soul.

Entry costs CHF 50 per person for Giardino Lago guests.

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Giardino bicycles
There are a number of different bicycles available for a relaxed excursion into the surrounding valleys or along the promenade.

Stand-up paddles
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.

Sun loungers
In summer, sun loungers can be hired from reception free of charge for use on Lago Maggiore’s public beach.

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.

Giardino yacht
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.


Work and holiday combined! The perfect combination at the most beautiful destinations in Switzerland.


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

Personal upgrades

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.