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Care Home

The Rivabella care and convalescent home was founded to bring serenity and safety to guests seeking an excellent facility for their old age.

Located in Magliaso in Ticino, a few kilometres from the Swiss-Italian border, the Rivabella care home is the ideal place for short-stay post-clinical rehabilitation, holidays or even long-term residence.
With its large gardens overlooking Lake Lugano, at our care home you will find a discreet atmosphere with everything you need to maintain a high quality of life together with excellent physical, mental and social capabilities.
Our facility, in its stunning setting, has been designed to guarantee a peaceful, stimulating atmosphere, offering the services of a luxury hotel and medical-nursing services 24/7. We also have an inhouse laboratory and excellent partnerships in place with local clinics, meaning we are able to deal with any emergencies, quickly and efficiently.
Choosing to spend retirement in our care home will allow you to enjoy a relaxing, refined oasis where, with a good deal of enthusiasm, respect and great professionalism, we do our best to ensure that every guest feels at the centre of our attention and is absolutely “at home”.

Rivabella rest and convalescent home have 50 beds, recognised by basic health insurance, and 30 private apartments.

Hotel and care services offered to guests at our care home

We accompany your day as well as possible, meeting your needs from medical and human viewpoints, offering:

Care Services
A team of doctors and nurses is present at all times for guaranteed continuity of care and individual treatment plans.
A team of physiotherapists who specialise in orthopaedic, neurological, lymphatic and cardio-respiratory rehabilitation to boost your health, with activities outdoors or in our medical gym.
We use ergotherapy and art therapy to develop your autonomy and social participation, with “client-centred” programmes to meet your needs. And with an eye to wellness and prevention, we plan gentle gym courses and yoga.
Care Home
Hotel Services
We offer moments of pure relaxation in our fully equipped spa, with Kneipp circuit, salt room, covered pool and spa tub, sauna, Turkish bath, and massage centre. There are also entertainments, including concerts, debates, art exhibitions, dances, and group activities, divided according to skills. We can guarantee all the services of a luxury hotel, such as gourmet restaurant, hairdresser/barber, beautician, podiatrist and secretary for everyday tasks, including providing transport with driver, and lake trips in private gozzo boat.
Since we are well aware of the physical and mental benefits, we welcome pets to our facility and can also offer dog-sitting services, where necessary.

Reasons to contact the Rivabella care home

Founded 30 years ago, and constantly being modernised, Rivabella is an alternative to the traditional nursing home, a place where you can find peace and feel alive even during old age.
Combining the residential services of a starred hotel with medical and nursing services and 24/7 assistance, we offer guests the possibility to spend short or long periods in a fine, protected and reassuring setting.
All of the large rooms - suites – apartments, offer excellent comfort and no architectural barriers, and can be customised with the guest’s furniture and furnishing accessories so that you feel perfectly at home.
As well as the large outdoor green spaces, we offer everything you need for wellness, from our dedicated wellness centre, to take care of your body, a gourmet restaurant with organic BIO products and customised menus for special diets, lounge bar to spend time with family, and a conservatory where there are lots of recreational activities that we organise to promote active ageing.
With dedicated nursing assistance and customised treatment programmes, the Rivabella Care Home is a point of reference for those seeking a wellness stay in an excellent facility that constantly works to offer the best possible to self-sufficient seniors or seniors with limited autonomy.

Asking for information about our care home

It’s simple to receive information about our care and convalescent home, with no obligation.
The office can be contacted by phone every day at +41 (0)91 612 96 96 or by Email at residenza@rivabella.ch
Residenza Rivabella is in Via Ressiga 17, Magliaso (Ticino-Switzerland)

Residenza Rivabella

For more than 30 years, our care and convalescent home is a point of reference for those seeking an excellent facility with all the comforts of a luxury hotel and a full range of medical care and assistance services.

Contact us at:

  • Via Ressiga 17
    6983 Magliaso (CH)
  • Telephone:
    +41 (0)91 612 96 96
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