Destination guide

The majestic setting of Gordola is ready to explore

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gordola. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Gordola

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Gordola a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Splash and Spa (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Biasca Ice Rink (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Swissminiatur (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gordola

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Gordola is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Cardada (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Gambarogno Botanic Garden (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Parco Nazionale del Locarnese (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Sant'Anna Gorge (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Parco Ciani (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Monte San Salvatore (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gordola

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 13 mi (21 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Gordola Station.

Where to stay around Gordola?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 643 vacation rentals near Gordola. From 125 Houses to 494 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 Gordola for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Gordola:

  • Lugano City-Centre: 89 vacation rentals
  • Laveno: 46 vacation rentals
  • Pino Sulla Sponda del Lago Maggiore: 856 vacation rentals
  • Maccagno: 152 vacation rentals
  • Cerro: 26 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Gordola?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Gordola. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Gordola Station: 1,057 vacation rentals
  • Three Castles of Bellinzona: 1,045 vacation rentals
  • Castles Cannero Ruins: 2,567 vacation rentals
  • Rivera Bironico Station: 1,000 vacation rentals
  • Casinò di Campione: 4,599 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Gordola?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 125 Houses in Gordola. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gordola include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 494 rentals available
  • Villas: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gordola?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 204 vacation rentals with pool available in Gordola. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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