Seasonal closure...

Welcome back as from 1st March 2024

Dear Guests,

the Hotel Geranio au Lac is closed during the winter season from 29th October 2023 until 29th February 2024 for renovation works. During these months and the holidays, our partner hotels in Locarno are pleased to welcome you:

  • Hotel City Locarno 3*, located 400 m from the Geranio, a few steps from Piazza Grande and the lake.
  • Hotel & Lounge Lago Maggiore 4*, Muralto-Locarno, located just 90 m from the Geranio, on the lakefront.

Discover the attractive promotions as well as a mild and sunny climate even in winter.
Our colleagues look forward to welcoming you warmly.

Discover Hotel City Locarno

Discover Hotel Lago Maggiore


Lakeside charm

The Hotel Geranio au Lac is located on the beautiful lakefront of Locarno-Muralto just a few steps from the railway station, the boat landing and the centre with its shops and boutiques on the famous Piazza Grande. Numerous restaurants, cafés and bars are within walking distance.

The hotel offers comfortable and bright rooms, including single, double and family rooms, all with air conditioning, balcony and some with beautiful views of Lake Maggiore, the city or the surrounding mountains.
There is also an inviting reading lounge, a terrace and free use of bicycles for excursions in the region.

The Hotel Geranio al Lago is the ideal place for those looking for a diversified stay to discover the cultural richness of the city of Locarno and the wonderful region surrounding it.


Sustainability is an important aspect for us and an added value for our guests.Attention to the environment, awareness and implementation of specific measures, changes in small gestures and established habits make our guests' stay more and more eco-friendly and engaging.In close cooperation with Switzerland Tourism, we participate in the Swisstainable sustainability programme and have been accredited with Level I.

Thank you for supporting us in this project.

Advantages of booking directly on our website

  • Benefit from the best prices
    Benefit from the best prices
  • Attractive special offers
    Attractive special offers
  • More room availability
    More room availability
  • Customise your stay
    Customise your stay
  • More flexible cancellation
    More flexible cancellation

Special offers

Happy Sunday
Happy Sunday
Enjoy and take advantage

Enjoy Sunday to the full and

  • extend a night,
  • spontaneously plan a short holiday or a night on the shore of Lake Maggiore and
  • enjoy 22% discount on the overnight stay from Sunday to Monday.

If you click on the button below, the booking code Sunday22 is already filled in and you can enjoy the 22% discount.

© Ascona-Locarno
Special offer for families
Attractive proposal with many extras

  • Minimum stay of 3 nights
  • 1 child free, the 2nd child 50% discount (up to 13 years)
  • Rich breakfast buffet
  • Free public transport throughout Ticino
  • Up to 30% discount on boat trips and mountain railways
  • Special prices for entry to swimmingpools and wellness & spa facilities
  • 30% voucher for admission to Splash & Spa
  • 10% discount in our restaurants Perbacco and Mama Mia

Offer valid from 18th September to 29th October 2023, subject to availability.

Ascona Ticino Turismo foto Christof Sonderegger
Special 3 nights
Timeout with 15% discount

  • 4 days and 3 nights with 15% discount
  • Delicious buffet breakfast
  • Complimentary water and coffee
  • Complimentary use of bycicles
  • Free public transportation in Ticino
  • Available from Sunday till Thursday
  • 10% discount in our restaurants Mama Mia and Perbacco

For stays from 13th August till 29th October 2023, subject to availability and public holidays excluded.

Brissago foto Christof Sonderegger
5 nights for 4
1 night for free (-20%)

  • Enjoy 6 days and 5 nights at price of 4 (-20%)
  • Delicious buffet breakfast
  • Complimentary water and coffee
  • Complimentary use of bycicles
  • Free public transportation in Ticino
  • Bookable all days of the week

Valid for stays from 2nd to 29th October 2023, subject to availability and public holidays excluded.


Unique gift vouchers
Online gift vouchers

Giving joy, emotions and special moments is a unique experience. Create your personalised gift voucher online and surprise your beloved, family, friends, professional partners,...

Webcam Locarno Ascona (foto Remy Steinegger)
Panoramic Webcam

Enjoy the panorama from Cardada-Cimetta (1’771 m) over the Locarno-Ascona gulf (195 m). The temperature in Locarno is 6-9° C higher than in Cimetta.

Termali Salini Locarno
Termali Salini Locarno

Purchase the voucher at the Hotel reception to benefit from privileged conditions for the day entrance. A unique experience awaits you!