Giardino Ascona

Via del Segnale 10, Ascona, Switzerland

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Hotel Description

Elder sister to the smaller, more contemporary Giardino Lago, Giardino Ascona is where you go for something just a touch more classic on the shores of the Swiss end of Lake Maggiore. Here owners Daniela and Philippe Frutiger combine the elegance of Alpine lakeside hospitality with a laid-back Mediterranean influence, which comes with the territory here in the Ticino, the Italian corner of Switzerland.

It’d take an architectural historian to explain how exactly this classic villa differs from its counterparts over the border — suffice it to say that for the rest of us it’s a slice of unadulterated dolce vita. The rooms are renovated in a style that’s a touch more modern than the hotel’s classic exteriors, and there’s a stylish spareness to them, as well as a certain rigor to the color palette, that’s eminently pleasing to the contemporary eye. Comforts, too, are modern, with wi-fi and electronics alongside the low-tech charms of the views from the balconies and terraces.

An indoor and an outdoor pool, as well as a spa and fitness center, await leisure-minded guests, and Ascona’s golf club is literally next door — to say nothing of the lake itself, whose shores lie just at the end of the road. And you’ll want to be sure you work up an appetite — Ecco Ascona is the proud recipient of two Michelin stars, and Aphrodite, alongside the lily pond, is the more modern and casual option.

How to get there: Giardino Ascona is approximately 120 km by car from Milan-Malpensa Airport via SS336, A36, A9/E35, A2, and A13. Alternatively, the hotel is approximately 220 km by car from Zürich Airport via A4/E41, A2/E35, and A13.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 72 Rooms
  • Style: Contemporary Classic
  • Atmosphere: Lively

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour medical assistance
  • 24 hour room service
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Beauty salon
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Boardroom
  • Business center
  • Central air conditioning
  • Free wi-fi
  • Game room
  • Garden
  • Golf nearby
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Valet parking (charges apply)
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine Cellar
  • Wine tours nearby
  • Wood burning fireplace
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Baby cots and extra beds are available on request for children under the age of 13. Extra beds have a supplement of 170 CHF/night. Please contact (CustomerService@TabletHotels.com) for assistance.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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  • Double Room Casa Rosa

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    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 269 ft²/25 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • bathtub/shower combo
    • breakfast buffet included, free bicycles, Dino kids club
    • central air conditioning
    • crib (on request)
    • dipiù bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • standard television
    • terrace
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Double Room South

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    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 365 ft²/34 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • breakfast buffet included, comp. bicycles, Dino kids club
    • carpeted floor
    • central air conditioning
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • hardwood floor
    • phones
    • stand up shower
    • terrace
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Double Room Morning Sun

    Max.
    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 365 ft²/34 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, partial garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • breakfast buffet included, comp. bicycles, Dino kids club
    • carpeted floor
    • central air conditioning
    • crib (on request)
    • dipiù Spa by Giardino bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • standard television
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Junior Suite Morning Sun

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    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 538 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, partial garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • breakfast buffet included, comp. bicycles, Dino kids club
    • carpeted floor
    • central air conditioning
    • crib (on request)
    • dipiù Spa by Giardino bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • standard television
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Suite Morning Sun

    Max.
    This room features 1 King Bed & 1 Queen Bed and is approximately 538 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • bathtub/shower combo
    • breakfast buffet included, comp. bicycles, Dino kids club
    • carpeted floor
    • crib (on request)
    • Dipiù Spa by Giardino bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • international channel
    • iPod docking station
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • separate bedroom
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • standard television
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Junior Suite South

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    This room features 1 King Bed and is approximately 538 ft²/50 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • bathtub/shower combo
    • breakfast buffet included, free bicycles, Dino kids club
    • butler service
    • carpeted floor
    • complimentary minibar
    • crib (on request)
    • dipiù bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • separate bedroom
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • standard television
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
  • Suite South

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    This room features 1 King Bed & 1 Queen Bed and is approximately 753 ft²/70 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or park.

    This room includes:

    • breakfast buffet included, comp. Bicycles, Dino kids club
    • adjoining room on request (charges apply)
    • air conditioning window unit
    • bathtub/shower combo
    • butler service
    • carpeted floor
    • coffee/tea
    • crib (on request)
    • dipiù bath amenities
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • phones
    • safe
    • separate bedroom
    • separate living room
    • sofa
    • sofa sleeper
    • turndown service
    • wake up service
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour medical assistance
  • 24 hour room service
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Bar
  • Beauty salon
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Boardroom
  • Business center
  • Central air conditioning
  • Free wi-fi
  • Game room
  • Garden
  • Golf nearby
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Steam rooms
  • Valet parking (charges apply)
  • Wake-up service
  • Wine Cellar
  • Wine tours nearby
  • Wood burning fireplace
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Baby cots and extra beds are available on request for children under the age of 13. Extra beds have a supplement of 170 CHF/night. Please contact (CustomerService@TabletHotels.com) for assistance.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

3pm,

Check out:

11am

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