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Osteria con alloggio la Peonia

Welcome to la Peonia.


Peonia, peony in English is a flower that brings luck and makes marriages happy. It stands for love, peace and passion. 


The inn (Osteria con alloggio) la Peonia cares for its guests and would like them to enjoy both peaceful nature and healthy food. 


This small hotel at 1,100 metres above sea level is strategically located:


  • a 9-km mountain road leads to Mendrisio, the closest town;


  • a 10-minute walk takes you to Bellavista station. A cogwheel railway connects Capolago - stazione (at 273 m) to la Vetta, the peak of Monte Generoso (1,704 m) 


  • a 90-minute hike takes you to la Vetta, where the spectacular Fiore di Pietra (Stone Flower) , a tourist establishment designed by the world-famous Ticinese architect Mario Botta, welcomes you;



From there you can go on several different hikes, suitable for families as well as more experienced hikers. Bikers can also enjoy a choice of tracks (pay parking facilities, 170 parking spaces).


2 rooms, one with 15 and the other with 30 seating places
2 outdoor terraces, one with 25 and the other with 50 seating places
5 bedrooms (with 2 to 4 beds) with en-suite shower and toilet, and a desk

It is possible to organize events and offsite meetings.

Free Wi-Fi in the whole structure



  • Single room / continental breakfast CHF 60.-
  • Double room / continental breakfast CHF 110.-
  • Room for 4 / continental breakfast CHF 200.-


Families with kids will appreciate the wonderful playground surrounding the building. The equipment is mostly made of wood, coming from the nearby trees.

Partner Ticino Ticket

Overnighting here you receive the Ticino Ticket which includes free public transport in the entire Canton, every single day of your stay. It further offers advantages on the access to cable cars, navigations and main tourist attractions of the Ticino.


  • OPENING 01.03 - 30.10
  • SIZE Number rooms: 6, Number of beds: 16
  • LOCATION In the mountains , Quiet
  • SERVICES Restaurant
  • VENUES Suitable for families , Accommodation for groups , Garden , Private parking
  • FACILITIES Bathroom , Rooms with private bathroom , Shower , free Wi-Fi