Destination guide

The charming area of Ascona awaits your stay

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Ascona. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its sporting events and golfing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Ascona

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ascona a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash and Spa (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Piana di Vigezzo Cable Car (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Golf Premeno (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Pian di Sole Ski Centre (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Sci Club Cunardo (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ascona

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ascona is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gambarogno Botanic Garden (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mount Cardada (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Parco Nazionale del Locarnese (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Sant'Anna Gorge (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Parco Ciani (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Mount Caslano (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ascona

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Ascona?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 655 holiday rentals around Ascona. From 131 Houses to 496 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Ascona is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ascona?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ascona:

  • Maccagno: 147 holiday homes
  • Vira (Gambarogno): 57 holiday homes
  • Carona: 18 holiday homes
  • Laveno: 45 holiday homes
  • Piazzogna: 58 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ascona?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ascona. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Golfclub Patriziale Ascona: 1,042 holiday rentals
  • Monte Verità: 1,043 holiday rentals
  • Museo Comunale d’Arte Moderna: 1,044 holiday rentals
  • Galleria Borgo: 1,039 holiday rentals
  • Fondazione Monte Verita: 1,041 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ascona listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ascona?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 131 Houses in Ascona. Our other popular types of Ascona holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 496 holiday houses
  • Villas: 16 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ascona?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 199 holiday homes with pool available in Ascona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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