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For any questions / queries please contact Gerry at The Ski Company on 020 8858 9535 / gerry@skicompany.net

The Setting

Gstaad in the Saanenland region is well-known to almost every traveller, in the same way as St Tropez or The Hamptons. Visitors can stroll around undisturbed in Gstaad along the traffic-free shopping mile with its boutiques and galleries.

The mix of Alpine authenticity, serenity and understated luxury makes it one of the best-known holiday destinations in Switzerland. In spite of its great fame, the village has remained down-to-earth.

You can still find them here – genuine Alpine villages. Chalets are a hallmark of the Saanenland. Their rich ornamentation and dusting of snow in winter makes these villages feel homely. You'll feel that you've come home when you sit in front of the crackling fire in the snug, warm chalet and watch the snowflakes dancing outside the window. Perhaps it is this harmony that has attracted so many families to Gstaad for many generations.

In spite of its wealth of tourist facilities, the holiday region of Gstaad has retained its Alpine authenticity. There are 200 farms, 80 working Alpine pastures and around 7,000 cows. Alpine traditions are lived and breathed and local produce is very popular.

The Skiing

Lifts:

Total slopes:

Blue slopes:

Red slopes:

Black slopes:

Snow cannons:

61

250 kms

50% or 124 kms

32% or 81 kms

18% or 45 kms

Yes

 

Resort height:

Top station:

Glacier skiing:

Doorstep skiing:

Transfer to slopes:

Transfer by:

1050 meters

3000 meters

Yes, Glacier 3000

No

5 minutes

Walking

Average snowfall:

December: 10 cms

January: 61 cms

February: 56 cms

March: 30 cms

April: 58 cms

250 kilometres of ski runs and the only glacier region in the Bernese Oberland. Freeride ski area and innumerable ski-touring routes. 170 kilometres of cross-country trails, 10 tobogganing runs and 200 kilometres of winter hiking routes.

 

Gstaad doesn’t fall short to resorts such as St. Moritz, Courchevel, Megeve and Lech. The slopes in the ski area are well-groomed and suitable for all levels of difficulty. Snowboarders can exercise their skills in the Snowpark Glacier 3000, located on an altitude of nearly 3000 m. The park offers several lines of a different difficulty with tables, rails as well as boxes. They get the adrenaline in every snowboarder and free skier going. There is also a run available for cross-country skiers.

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The Accommodation

The 'ski in, ski out' camp facilities are located in Schönried, Switzerland and housed in the Mountain Lodge, located 600 metres from the Schönried train station and the cable car, in the heart of the world-renown ski resort of Gstaad.

The Mountain Lodge has 16 rooms which comfortably sleep 2 to 6 people and 2 additional group rooms which sleep ten. All rooms offers en-suite facilities and there is a spacious kitchen and dining room, a large terrace and an outdoor play area - perfect for sledding! It is outfitted with relaxing lounge areas, multi-purpose movie room, equipment storage area, and free internet access and parking.

 

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