Location and accommodation

ASCONA, art, prestige and exclusive holidays

Ascona is in the canton of Ticino, in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. The town lies in a wonderful, sun-drenched bay on Lago Maggiore and is one of Switzerland's most popular and exclusive holiday destinations. It offers all you could wish for to get away from prying eyes and the pressures of everyday life to enjoy a restful and relaxing stay. Facilities include some of Switzerland's best-known hotels, a wonderful 18-hole golf course, luxurious boutiques, an extensive lido, gourmet restaurants and a choice of walks in the countryside.

Further information

Hotel Ascona ****

During the 2016 IFABC General Assembly, you will be staying at the Hotel Ascona. The various conferences will likewise be held at the Hotel Ascona****. From its location on the imposing Monte Verità, the Hotel Ascona**** enjoys outstanding views of Lake Maggiore and the mountains. Its superb hillside setting makes it an exclusive destination. Ascona's cosmopolitan main square is on the lakeside just a short distance from the hotel. A pleasant seven-minute stroll will take you to the heart of the town's vibrant social scene.

WEMF has reserved a limited number of rooms for the Congress at a special reduced rate.

Room category PRPN
Single room, north-facing CHF 65
Double room, north-facing for single use CHF 75
Single room, south-facing CHF 110
Double room, north-facing for double use CHF 150
Double room, Standard, south-facing for single use CHF 185
Double room, Standard, south-facing for double use CHF 250
Double room, Superior, south-facing for double use CHF 290
Double room, Deluxe, south-facing for double use CHF 342
Apartment, south-facing for double use CHF 371

Prices are per room and night, including breakfast buffet and service. Visitor's tax of CHF 3 per person is not included.

Rooms on the southern side have a balcony or terrace with lake views. North-facing rooms have no balcony and no view. All rooms are equipped wth a WC, shower or bath, minibar, TV, radio and Wi-Fi.

How to get there

Making your reservation

When registering for the 2016 IFABC General Assembly, please indicate the number of rooms you wish to reserve and for which dates. WEMF will be happy to organize your hotel accommodation for you. Conference delegates must pay for their own accommodation. Rooms will be assigned in the order in which registrations are received.