Gambarogno Riviera - Accommodation Villas, Apartments, Holiday Rentals

The Riviera del Gambarogno, opposite the Locarno Bay, in the Swiss section of Lake Maggiore extends for a stretch of 10km from the tip of the lake to the Italian border with a sprinkling of beautifully quaint Ticino villages along the shore.

whilst Magadino is the largest village in the Gambarogno, Vira is the historic centre and is a traditional village with old dwellings and very narrow streets.

Apart from the watersports and biking, the Gambarogno is very popular with hikers with over 200km of marked trails rising up to the Tamaro peak at 1961m.

Key facts...
Restaurants 30+
Oudoor pool
Car recommended
Ferry terminal
Nearest airport Milan Malpensa (117km)
Nearest train station Magadino - Vira

Featured holiday rentals in Gambarogno

Gambarogno Accommodation

Renting a villa or apartment in one of the villages on the Gambarogno Riviera gives you the freedom to explore this wonderful part of Switzerland. Staying on the Riviera, whether in a holiday rental apartment, villa or chalet certainly offers value for money with excellent local services and facilities.

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Things to see and do

  • Locarno - famous Ticino location on the opposite side of the lake to the Gambarogno where the Film Festival takes place
  • Villa Taranto in Verbania
  • Sail down to Stresa and see the famous Borromean Islands of Isola Bella, Isola Madre, Isola dei Pescatori and Isolino di San Giovanni
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Our view on the Gambarogno Riviera

If you like stunning scenery, quality food and servive then staying in a holiday rental on the Gambarogno Riviera is a great base for exploring the upper end of Lake Maggiore and the surrounding Ticino villages.