The Mediterranean climate, the southern charm and the picturesque lake promenade offer the best conditions for a dreamlike stay on Lake Maggiore. Treat yourself to a touch of luxury and let yourself be pampered in the noble hotels, enjoy the refined star cuisine or go on a shopping tour through the exclusive shops in the old town of Locarno or the Borgo of Ascona. Find inspiration in the art galleries or be a VIP guest during one of the region’s big events. An exclusive Ascona-Locarno for unforgettable moments.
Discover the region with exclusive activities
A game of golf on one of the renowned golf courses, a trip with the yacht on Lake Maggiore or a visit to the casino – the choice is yours.
The most prestigious hotels in the region
With three 5* superior, one 5* and two 4* superior hotels, the Ascona-Locarno region offers a wide choice of first-class luxury resorts with excellent service in a charming ambiance.
Award-winning restaurants in the region
Good food and excellent wine are important components of the Ticino’s culture. Indulge yourself in award-winning restaurants with unusual creations made from regional products and enjoy exquisite wines from local winegrowers.
Wellness and well-being
Soothing baths, relaxing massages or invigorating yoga sessions help you to switch off everyday life for a moment and enjoy the moment to the full. This is even better with a beautiful view of Lake Maggiore.
Small markets with local products, luxurious shops and art galleries invite you to stroll through the city. But there are also numerous other activities: Take a yacht trip on Lake Maggiore, a helicopter tour, wine tasting or try your luck in the casino.
The Ascona-Locarno region hosts numerous events of national and international importance every year. The Locarno Film Festival, which is one of the Swiss Top Events and attracts world-famous stars to Locarno on the red carpet every year, or the Moon&Stars, where thousands of music enthusiasts dance on the Piazza Grande under the stars. Experience these goosebump moments with a little glamour and benefit from the many advantages as a VIP guest.
Thanks to the mild climate, golf can be played on Lake Maggiore all year round. Exclusive water activities are offered by sailing boat tours or diving in the rivers of the surrounding valleys. You can take off on a tandem paragliding flight - unique panorama over Locarno and Lake Maggiore guaranteed!