Welcome to the web page of Rifugio Alpetto di Caviano, a small 10 places hut located at 1255 m asl on the territory of Caviano, Gambarogno. 

Opened in 1997; the hut comprises two masonry buildings with a sheet metal roof. The first hut contains the sleeping area are and the second contains the dining hall with a fireplace. Both wood- and gas-fired kitchen complete with utensils, indoor toilet and shower. Panoramic outdoor yard with table and fountain


Payment accepted: cash, payments slip or TWINT.

Overnight stay

CHF 20.00 per person

Includes tourist tax's, wood for heating, gas for cooking, toilet and shower

Daily use fee

CHF 4.00 per person


  • White wine 0.5 L: CHF 18.00
  • Merlot red wine  0.5 L: CHF 18.00
  • Beer 0.5 L: CHF 5.00
  • Coca cola, Sprite 0.5 L: CHF 5.00



Dining hall:

  • kitchen, fireplace, toilet and shower


  • 1 room
  • 10 beds


1255 m asl
704'380 - 106'250
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  • Beverages for sale
  • Shower
  • Cooking facilities
  • Mobile phone network

Amenities: Wood-fired heating; hot water; solar panel powered lighting; 220 V electric plugs; beds with wool blankets; drinks available 24/7.



Luca Borretti
Via Cantonale
6577 Ranzo

+41 (0)79 358 28 90