We Love —
- This 5* hotel offers a panoramic pool, breathtaking views of the Alps, a great spa & Swiss gourmet cuisine
- It is located in the pretty mountain resort of Grindelwald, nestled at the foot of the famous Eiger mountain.
- Choose from two optional excursions to explore this wonderful destination.
Your Destination —
-2nd Class Rail ticket for your transfer from airport to Grindelwald return, including a half fare card, allowing for up to 50% discount on local mountain excursions and lake cruises.
-1st Class Supplement for an additional fee available at the next stage of booking.
Switzerland is famed for its amazing lakes and mountain scenery, charming towns and villages, historic cities and efficient transport system. A network of trains, lake steamers, mountain railways and cable cars gives visitors easy access to all the points of interest. Enjoy the pure mountain air and take in the amazing views as you explore this beautiful country. At the heart of Switzerland, in the Bernese Oberland, you will find the attractive mountain resort of Grindelwald, set dramatically at the foot of the famous Eiger mountain. Your hotel, the Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof, Swiss Alp Resort and SPA is located close to the centre of the village.
There is something for everyone in Grindelwald. The many local mountain trains and cable-cars give easy access to the walking paths of the Jungfrau region, for amazing views. There are over 500 kms of walking trails and 160 kms of mountain bike trails. Alternatively, visit the nearby resorts of Wengen and Murren for more dramatic scenery, or Interlaken, the town ‘between 2 lakes’, for a stroll along the promenade, or a boat cruise on Lake Thun or Brienz. An amazing choice of further mountain excursions is available, all within easy reach by public transport. Enjoy your days at leisure, exploring independently all that Switzerland has to offer.
Part of the Jungfrau ski region, with over 213 kms of ski runs, skiers and snowboarders of all levels can enjoy an amazing winter holiday in Grindelwald. But this resort is also known as the perfect destination for those in search of a relaxing winter holiday. Train connections to other nearby places of interest are excellent, so you can explore the region independently with ease, whilst Grindelwald itself offers many winter walking trails and activities such as sledging and snow-shoe walking. The main street is full of little shops and cafes, so you can sit and watch the world go by, whilst enjoying a hot chocolate or one of the delicious local pastries.
You may add a ski pass and ski equipment for an additional fee.
Your Hotel —
The Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof is peacefully nestled in beautiful gardens, and yet is just two minutes’ walk from the centre of Grindelwald.
The hotel prides itself on offering guests high levels of comfort, service and cuisine. The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly in this family-run hotel, which offers excellent facilities, including indoor swimming pool and spa.
Bedrooms are located in the main building, or in one of the interconnecting ‘chalets’ of the hotel.
- 48 rooms
Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally.
Your Room —
This offer is based on a Comfort Room
Your Board Basis —
This offer is based on a half board stay. (buffet breakfast & 4 course dinner with choice of main course - excludes drinks). Just for you: welcome drink.
The elegant a la carte restaurant of the hotel offers a combination of international, Swiss and alpine cuisine.
This restaurant serves local specialties.
The generous daily buffet breakfast and half board menu (4 courses with choice of main course) are usually served in this restaurant.
Hotel bar & Lobby
In the hotel bar and lobby you will be served with a large choice of coffee and tea specialities, aperitifs and cocktails.
Your Time —
Just for you: 20% discount on the SPA treatments in the hotel.
The Schweizerhof SPA offers an indoor heated pool, sun terrace, steam bath, bio sauna, Finn sauna, glacier grotto, tropical rain shower and private SPA. High quality massages and beauty treatments are also available (supplements).
Optional Excursions —
As part of this offer you may opt to include any of the following excursions.
The journey to the Jungfraujoch at 3,454 meters - Europe’s highest altitude railway station - is a highlight of every visit to Switzerland. The Jungfrau Railways is an engineering masterpiece. The last section has been built inside the mountain itself, and the view through the panorama windows at the "Eigerwand" and "Eismeer" stations in the middle of the North Wall are thrilling experience. The platform of the observatory is located right above the Aletsch Glacier. The "Alpine Sensation" a subway inside the rock marks the centenary of the Jungfrau Railway and connects the Ice Paradise with the Sphinx Hall.
The six -seater aerial cableway on the sunny side of the Grindelwald Valley leads from the glacier village of Grindelwald to First at 21 68 m above sea level. The wide variety and exciting attractions found in this excursion region include the First Cliff Walk, the First Flyer, which is unique in Europe, mountain carts, scooter- bike rides and several theme trails.
Lake Bachalp is famous as the pearl of mountain lakes and is a favourite hiking destination. The cable car stops at the Bort and Schreckfeld intermediate stations. Speed through the air from First to Schreckfeld with the ‘First Flyer’, an 800m long zip line ride! Continue by mountain cart to Bort before whizzing downhill by scooter back to Grindelwald.
Please note: The First flyer and the scooter are optional and need to be paid locally.
Your Journey —
Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Second Class Rail travel from airport to Grindelwald (return) is included. A 1st Class Supplement is available at the next stage of booking.
Approximate time/distance from airport to hotel is 2 hours/151km.