Destination guide

The charming area of Ascona awaits your stay

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

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ascona

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

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ascona

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

Transportation to and around Ascona

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

Where to stay around Ascona?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 999 vacation rentals near Ascona. From 209 Houses to 741 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ascona for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ascona:

  • Pino sulla sponda del lago maggiore: 56 vacation rentals
  • Laveno: 60 vacation rentals
  • Cerro: 31 vacation rentals
  • Maccagno: 155 vacation rentals
  • Reno: 27 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Ascona?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 209 Houses in Ascona. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ascona include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 741 rentals available
  • Villas: 34 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ascona?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 272 vacation rentals with pool available in Ascona. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.