The Castello del Sole Ticino is a first class luxury resort located in a prime position on Lake Maggiore. With a private beach and 140 acres of land, including its own winery, the resort offers guests an exceptional experience. Here you will find 41 suites and 38 double rooms, surrounded by the picturesque landscapes of Ticino.
Palate delights with star chef Mattias Roock
Guests are treated to culinary delights in the three hotel restaurants Locanda Barbarossa, Tre Stagioni and Al Parco, as well as at the food truck and snack bar La Spiaggia. Chef Mattias Roock and his team ensure that every course is an unforgettable experience.
Wellness oasis and golf course
The 2,500-square-meter wellness oasis Castello Spa & Beauty invites guests to relax, while the neighboring Golf Club Patriziale di Ascona is one of the most renowned golf courses in Switzerland. A round of golf here is a must for any avid player. The hotel’s own Frauscher boat allows guests to continue the luxury experience on the water. In the new season, guests can look forward to a shuttle service that will take them from Locarno’s jetty to the hotel’s private marina in just a few minutes. Upon arrival at Castello del Sole, a variety of activities await guests. Whether culinary pleasure markets or boxing classes with professionals, there is something for everyone here.
Mediterranean hospitality from April to October
Castello del Sole, part of the renowned luxury brand The Living Circle, impresses guests with exclusive water cabs that take them from Locarno across the Laggo Maggiore to the private beach. Numerous new offers ensure that every holidaymaker finds the right leisure offer.
Highlights of the season
The first Mercato del Gusto on June 4, 2023, will bring together guests, Ticino specialties and top chefs such as Andreas Caminada, Mattias Roock and Stefan Heilemann for a gourmet market at Terreni alla Maggia, not far from Castello del Sole. Over 40 stands with producers from all over Switzerland offer a special atmosphere and present Ticino at its best. Admission is free.
Guests can expect 18 Gault Millau points and a Michelin star at the gourmet restaurant Locanda Barbarossa, run by Chef de Cuisine Mattias Roock and Maître Sergio Bassi. In the new season, some rooms of the Castello del Sole shine in fresh splendor and offer the highest comfort.
Boxing classes with professional Daniel Morley
From July 15 to July 27, 2023, London boxing professional and trainer Daniel Morley will bring the secrets of his boxing skills to the guests of Castello del Sole. Morley has worked with celebrities such as Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown, Rugby World Cup champion Jason Robinson and members of the Royal Family. Guests at Castello del Sole benefit from professional boxing training that strengthens body and mind.