|Scalinata della Ruga 4, 6612, Ascona, Ticino, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Art-Hotel-RiposoOverlooking the roofs of Ascona, this romantic Hotel - a traditional Ticino house - is located in a picturesque corner of the old village, a few steps away from the lake and the famous Piazza, narrow alleys, galleries and fashion boutiques.
Type of rooms: Art-Hotel-RiposoThe romantic rooms are individually styled and furnished, and every room has its own color, art objects and design.
Most of the rooms have either a terrace, a balcony or French windows overlooking the village of Ascona and the lake.
Additional information: Art-Hotel-Riposo
Outdoor dining is available in the romantic courtyard. Babysitters are available by arrangement and there is a private garage. The swimming pool is heated. There is river diving.
The family's traditional love for art and nature can be found everywhere in the hotel creating a positive and warm atmosphere.
Weekly aperitifs accompanied by traditional Jazz & R&B concerts. Jazz & R&B- The Bad Boys Society Band. Music the whole family can enjoy.
Cultural Events and Museums in the area:
There are many museums in Ascona, particularly well known is the Museo Communale d'Arte Moderna on Via Borgo (changing exhibitions of modern art) and the founding villa of the theosophists, the Casa Anatta. In 18 small rooms photographs and objects are exhibited, particularly fascinating for everybody who is interested in humanities and social sciences. In the Museo Epper you can admire woodcuts, drawings and expressionistic style sculptures. The Casa Serodine houses a collection of antic art treasures. On the Monte Verità you may visit one of the first examples of Bauhaus architecture in Switzerland. The house of Baron von Heydt accommodates a collection of Asian art. In the park of Ascona mankind's utopia is documented in the museums of Casa Anatta and Casa Selma.
Number of rooms: 32
Official category: 3 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1810.
Period of closure: From Oct.26 to Mar.19.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish.Smoking policy: Smoking is not permitted in the bedrooms.
Credit cards accepted: Mastercard, Visa, Eurocard.
Restaurant closed: From Oct.26 to Mar.19.
GPS Coordinates: 46° 9' 20.94'' N 8° 46' 0.17'' E
Nearest airport: Agno - 30 mn.