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Campsite Riarena ****

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Camp for €20,- a night at Campsite Riarena in low season with CampingCard ACSI. Campsite Riarena, located in Cugnasco (Ticino), is a campsite with 100 touring pitches and 100 year round pitches. With your CampingCard ACSI you can camp on one of the pitches during the following periods: . At this campsite you can not only use your CampingCard ACSI for inexpensive camping, you can also use your ACSI Club ID (as an alternative ID).

Well-maintained, peacefully located family campsite with a swimming pool. Excellent base for cycling and walking. Lovely playground. Good facilities for the disabled. Credit cards accepted.

CampingCard ACSI discount
  • 20
  • 928
Detail information about this campsite

Acceptance period

September 2020
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Average rating: 7.9

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Marie-Odile Romero, on this campsite in August 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Excellent campsite - great facilities and very friendly staff + free wifi which actually works on site
Pitch is of a good size,- nice location and very nice clean pool

NPH, on this campsite in June 2019


Travelling party: Couple

This site was very good. The greeting at reception was very friendly and helpful with a free choice of available pitches. Pitch sizes varied, but most were a good size. The sanitary facilities were kept clean and, though not modern, were perfectly functional. The final access road was fine and our Garmin sat nav had no problem getting us to the site. The swimming pool looked good, though we didn’t use it and also the restaurant which even offered gluten free pizzas. Overall an excellent overnighter for us, though it would also be a good location to stay and explore: the surrounding area is interesting. Highly recommended and, for Switzerland reasonably prices (though the local taxes add another 45% to the ACSI price).

Bill Warden, on this campsite in September 2018


Travelling party: Seniors

This is our third visit to this site, but the first I’ve left a review. The site is evolving from our first visit, it is a lot more open now. The pitches are a good size and easy to site the unit. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Toilets and showers are clean and water was hot. Our only down side is the main road access. Some are very narrow and require a lot of pulling in to allow others to pass. One thing that really naffed me was my Garmin 760LMT. Considering it is supposed to be for Motorhomes , caravans, lorries , I could not believe the way it brought me to the site. I have my dimensions set in excess , yet the route it took me in , would have caused a car concern. This is not the first time the route has been debatable, but this time it really took me unawares. Site 8, Garmin 2.


General information

Period of opening *
06-06-2020 till 18-10-2020
3.2 ha
Number of touring pitches
100 (70 - 100m2)
Number of permanent pitches
Campsite suitable for disabled persons

* We have verified the opening period at the campsite.

** Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • surface area:250 m2
    • period:15-05/30-09
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • Reservation with CampingCard ACSI also possible
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Credit cards accepted
    • credit card:Diners Club | MasterCard | Visa Card
  • Payment by debit card/Maestro possible
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
Campsite rules
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Dogs not allowed in low season
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | electricity | gas
  • Dogs not allowed in low season
Water and toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Family toilet facilities
  • Children's sanitary facilities
  • Baby room
  • Toilet paper provided
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: cold water
  • Washbasins: cold water
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: hot water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Dryers
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Snack bar
  • Takeaway meals
  • Pizzeria
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Restaurant (with ample choice)
  • Exchanging of gas cylinders
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • surface area:250 m2
    • period:15-05/30-09
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:100 m2
    • period:15-05/30-09
  • River/stream swimming (max. 0.1 km)
Sports and play
  • Children's playground: large
  • Table tennis table
  • Fishing
  • Multi-sports field
  • Children's playground: small
Recreation (adults)
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Marked out walking routes near the camp site
    • level:easy
  • Games room
  • Television
Ground and vegetation
  • Grass
  • Sand
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Sunbathing area
  • Marked pitches
Situation of campsite
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance:0,5 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:5 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:2 km
  • Situated on river/stream (max. 0.1 km)
  • Toilet-shower combination (215cmsx215cms minimum)
  • Water and toilet facilities for disabled people in the same building as for the other campers
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Special pitches for disabled people
  • Special parking spaces for disabled people
  • Canteen/restaurant with level entrance or with ramp
  • Canteen/restaurant has toilet adapted for disabled people
  • Shop/supermarket with level entrance or with ramp
  • Tap without push control
  • Reception easily accessible for the disabled
  • Special parking spaces for disabled people
  • Special pitches for disabled people
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:10 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds


The weather on this campsite

Average temperature


Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 80% 74 4
Feb 67% 27 6
Mar 62% 101 6
Apr 65% 304 6
May 73% 166 6
Jun 70% 330 7
Jul 70% 246 7
Aug 77% 205 7
Sep 78% 274 6
Oct 81% 239 5
Nov 78% 248 4
Dec 75% 88 3

Weather forecast


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Max. 8.8° 7.5° 6.8° 8.6° 8.4° 6.5°
Min. -0.7° -0.4° -1.6° -0.1° -1.8° -1.3°
Precipitation 0% 0% 30% 10% 5% 50% 70%
Wind direction SW SW E ZO E E E
Wind speed 2 1 1 2 1 1 1


  • Campsite Riarena
    Via Campeggio 1
    6516 / Cugnasco
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    46°10'11"N 8°54'50"E
  • A2, exit Bellinzona-Süd/Locarno. Then definitely drive 8 km to airport, at roundabout take direction Gordola-Gudo. In Cugnasco follow campsite signs.



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