Our February hightlights for you!

Winter doesn’t always have to mean skiing and snowboarding. The coldest season can also be enjoyed on a relaxed hike in the snow or a speedy sledging run. We’re happy to introduce you to alternative winter activities.

Our getaway tip of the month


The Schatzalp cable car takes you from the centre of Davos to Schatzalp in just 4 minutes.

The highlight? The view! We thank Walter for this breathtaking shot.

Picture: Instagram @duede


Through the winter – without skis or snowboards!

You can still experience the magic of winter to the fullest without your slats or board. Snowshoeing can be quite adventurous and the panorama is just as beautiful!

If you don’t want to miss out on adrenaline completely, you can find our sledging tips here:

Where holidays become accessible for all

Travel should be accessible to ALL. This conviction has always been of central importance to us and is set out in our mission statement. As a result, 25 of our facilities are currently completely barrier-free – and that number is growing all the time.

Learn more about obstacle free stays


Celebrate with us

Special occasions should be celebrated as they come! Anniversaries and birthdays deserve to be celebrated properly. Are you still looking for the ideal location for your next event? Let our versatile offering inspire you.

Find out more about exclusive youth hostel rental.

Picture: Sandra Steinmann
Decoration: Hochzyt’s Gugus

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