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Al Faro, Ascona

3.5-star3.5 stars
Piazza G Motta 27AsconaTI6612Switzerland
Lakefront hotel with 2 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi
Good7.8
Location
Great location
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Comfort
More comfort would be nice
Amenities
Amenities are not the best
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Al Faro, Ascona

from $92
  • Economy Double Room Single Use, Courtyard View
  • Classic Double Room, Lake View
  • Economy Double Room, Courtyard View
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At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 11 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child (2 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only) *

  • Restrictions apply *

  • 5 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Train station pickup *

Parking

  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
Working away
  • One meeting room
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Rooftop terrace

In the room

Sleep well
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 28-inch flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Al Piazza - al Faro - This restaurant specializes in pizza and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Al Pontile - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Recreation

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Al Faro, Ascona’s small print

Also known as

  • Al Faro Ascona
  • Al Faro Hotel Ascona

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Parking height restrictions apply.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for golf tee times and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.35 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

Optional extras

Self parking costs CHF 15 per night with in/out privileges

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CHF 17 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Al Faro, Ascona

Landmarks

  • Heart of Ascona
  • Piazza Grande (40-minute walk)
  • Casino Locarno (43-minute walk)
  • Madonna del Sasso (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Verzasca Dam (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Casa Ghisler (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Pieta Sanctuary (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • St. Charles Church (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)

Getting around

  • Lugano (LUG-Agno) 43-min drive
  • Muralto Locarno Station 7-min drive
  • Locarno Station 7-min drive
  • Tenero-Contra Station 11-min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)

Al Faro, Ascona

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