Special Offers from Hosts

„Hot chestnuts"- Delightful cooking fun 12.-13.10.2019

It’s all about chestnuts from Ticino. Cooking with chestnuts... eat, enjoy, talk and listen, drink and laugh. A culinary 5-course dinner evening with Erica Bänziger, nutritionist and cookbook author.
Direction of: Erica Bänziger,
1 night in a double room / HB (half-board) CHF 255.- including course fee.
https://www.casa-santo-stefano.ch/Workshops_&_retreats_2019_en

Offered by:

Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

Relax for a Weekend or for Several Days

We offer a classic full body massage, relaxation massage, medical massage, foot reflex zone, lymphatic drainage, deep connective tissue massage, and 4-hands relaxing massage.
Offer 'Dolce' CHF 230/person: 2 nights in a double room, 1 massage (1h)
Offer 'Vita' CHF 385/person: 3 nights in a double room, 2 massages (1h)
Offer 'Sana' CHF 540 /person: 4 nights in a double room, 3 massages (1h)
Price includes breakfast, Ticino Ticket (free public transport), visitor's tax and VAT
https://www.casa-santo-stefano.ch/Wellness_Packages_en

Offered by:

Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

Yoga and hiking holidays 07/04-13/04; 22/04-28/04; 28/04-04/05; 19/05-24/05; 14/07-20/07; 29/09-04/10; 06/10-12/10; 13/10-18/10.

Located between Lago Maggiore and Lake Lugano, the Malcantone awaits you with a wonderful mountain landscape and lush chestnut and beech forests that invite you to hike and pause. Enjoy the energetic, healing, and inspiring combination of yoga, hiking, massage, and relaxation surrounded by magical nature! Suitable for all levels.

Michela Montalbetti, certified yoga teacher, E-RYT 200, RYT 500, Ticino
Christian Wehrli, hotelier, chef and hiking guide

Prices and details here: https://www.casa-santo-stefano.ch/Workshops_&_retreats_2019_en

Offered by:

Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

Joy of creating

In our pottery studio, you can create with limits. Susanne (skilled potter/ceramic painter) offers individual courses. Her artworks are burned, glazed, and also shipped. Workshops, (e.g. as a team building educational action with up to 10 participants) are also offered. Course fee CHF 25.00 / hour. Groups upon request.

Offered by:

Högerli

6353 Weggis

BnB Plus

We offer individual menus. From simple local specialties, such as Gersauer Käsekuchen (cheesecake) with green salad variation, to a 6-course surprise menu paired with our carefully-selected wines, we have the perfect dinner for every taste and palate. (We are also mindful of various special dietary needs). From CHF 15.00-65.00. Wines CHF 30.00 - 80.00.

Offered by:

Högerli

6353 Weggis

Sailing

Spend an evening on an English EssexSmack. Sailing of a different kind, with drinks or dinner on the water, a night trip in the Moonlight. We offer you an unforgettable experience. (Available upon request).

Offered by:

Högerli

6353 Weggis

Alternative Activities while Visiting Basel

• "Runner's Breakfast". Companion jogging, followed by a rich breakfast.
• "Sightseeing by Bike”. Discover Basel's sights on two wheels.
• “Picnic”on the banks of the Rhine, in a park, ... or wherever you wish.  Enjoy a well-filled picnic basket with treats from our kitchen.
• "It's Teatime". The English tradition of afternoon tea with pastries and savory snacks.

Offered by:

Blumer Bed & Breakfast

4053 Basel

My Rose Garden

When the garden is most beautiful (the month of June), I invite guests every year to share with them the wealth of countless flowers in this stimulating environment. Both the historic and the English roses attract with their seductive fragrances. The climbing and rambler roses enchant the pavilions and provide a pleasant shade in which to linger.

Offered by:

Hearts and Roses

6027 Römerswil

Table d'hôtes

For hikers, bikers, and motorcyclists, I recommend my “table d’hôtes”! After a long day, you can relax in the Jacuzzi with a glass of wine or beer and enjoy the magnificent views of the Alps, while I prepare a dinner consisting of an appetizer, main course, and dessert. I also offer picnics with homemade whole-wheat bread. Please reserve. I look forward to meeting you.

Offered by:

Chez Regi

1264 St-Cergue

Basic Raw Vegan Foods: Advice and Practical Application for Vegetarians

For two hours, you will have the opportunity to learn and deepen the practical application of basic vegetarian and raw cuisine from Doris Weyeneth. Topics may include several recipes with legumes, pockets of basic grains, raw culinary delights like crackers, fermented nut cheese, sweets, and much more. Or are you interested in the cultivation of dinkel grass? http://www.kulturhof-weyeneth.ch/beratung-vegan-roh-basisch-vegetarisch/ernaehrung-vegetarisch-basisch-vegan-roh.html

Offered by:

Kulturhof Weyeneth

4574 Nennigkofen

Cook Together; Stay Overnight; Discover

Under the direction of Doris Weyeneth, you will prepare vegetarian dishes for a buffet. Then, you will stay overnight in our BnB. The next day, discover the region and the beautiful baroque city of Solothurn, or take a trip to the Aare, or visit the Weissenstein (our local mountain). On Saturdays, the colourful market takes place. Charges: CHF 200.00 / person (min. 5, max. 8 persons)

Offered by:

Kulturhof Weyeneth

4574 Nennigkofen

Sleeping in Straw - for Individuals, Clubs or Companies

An overnight stay in straw is a special experience. Exchange your mattress with the bed of nature! In the morning, a good breakfast awaits you. Why not plan a club or company excursion where you spend the night in straw? We can accommodate 30 people. Allergy sufferers can still enjoy themselves, as we will gladly provide you with our B & B room instead.

Offered by:

BnB Alterswil

1715 Alterswil

Fancy a Course?

PARLIAMO ITALIANO! Available on weekends to refresh your knowledge of Italian. Instructive, exciting, entertaining, and lively. Adapted to the individual needs of all participants.

WORKSHOP PHOTOGRAPHY: Tailor-made for newcomers and people switching to digital reflex camera (SLR) photography. Photographing in nature, at night, analysis of picture, image editing.

Offered by:

luchilli's b&b

6600 Locarno

Table d'hôtes

We use primarily vegetables from our garden and local products for the offered meals. For the table d'hôtes for two persons or more, please make reservations 48 hours in advance.
www.lesbruyeres.ch/table-d-hotes

Offered by:

Maison d'hôtes Les Bruyères

1423 Fontanezier

Unwind. Soak up the Sea Air. Devote Yourself to a Topic. Enjoy. Absorb the Power of Nature.

A package deal for two nights for 4-6 people awaits you in Weggis on Lake Lucerne.

Our Offer - Your Selection:
- Friendship Wellness
- Astrological reflection
- Traces of life
- Wellness for the soul
- Nutrition in everyday life

Offered by:

nest&zmorge

6353 Weggis

Individual Nutritional Counselling According to the 5 Elements of Chinese Medicine (TCM)

Our counselling builds upon a detailed diagnosis, which guides our advice according to your individual needs. www.konkreet.ch/angebot/ernaehrungsberatung#

Possible Topics:
- Iron Deficiency
- Diet in Everyday Life
- Lose Weight with Pleasure
- Food Intolerances
- Digestive Problems

Offered by:

nest&zmorge

6353 Weggis

Therapeutic massage followed by vascular therapy

Enjoy a 60-minute therapeutic massage followed by 20 minutes of vascular therapy to aid microcirculation. Excellent for recovery from extreme sports or injury. Choose from shiatsu, deep tissue wellness, trigger point, and foot reflex. Beautiful ambience in one of the most historic buildings in the old town of Zurich. www.good4yew.com/

Offered by:

Good4Yew

8001 Zürich

Biker's World - the Joy of Motorcyclists

• Terminus Ettenhausen. Change to an e-bike!
• Our hilly landscape is ideal for this.
• But instead of listening to us raving – come visit, try, and see!
• Two e-bikes for a 50-60 km day tour are available.
• We dare you! A free adventure!

Offered by:

Vogelnest

8356 Ettenhausen TG

Adventure in the "Tipi Redfire"

Immerse yourself in the world of the Indians! Authentic adventure feeling in the middle of nature. The "Tipi Red Fire" consists of one room and is equipped with a double bed and two single beds (bed linen included), which can accommodate four people. In addition, two camp beds can be set up. Cost per unit: two persons CHF 142, four persons CHF 163, all fees included.

Offered by:

Villa Donkey

9113 Degersheim

Adventure in the "Jurte Khulan"

Have you ever wanted to go to Mongolia and did not find the time or the opportunity? An overnight stay in the yurt takes you to a special world. Soak up the colorful atmosphere. The "Jurte Khulan" has a small double bed and two single beds, plus a stove for heating and cooking. Cost per unit: two persons CHF 142, four persons CHF 163, all fees included.

Offered by:

Villa Donkey

9113 Degersheim

Trained Cross-Country Ski Instructor (Skating and Classic)

Ueli, your host is a cross-country instructor and operates his own cross-country school using state-of-the-art rental equipment. We want to convey the love of nature, tranquillity, and joy of shared adventures and experiences. Enjoying the exercise amidst beautiful nature is our goal! Appointments and cross-country skiing equipment rentals are available on site from the host.

Offered by:

Chesa Staila

7522 La Punt-Chamues-ch

Midweek Special: Enjoyment and Relaxation in the Engadine Mountains

Are you looking for nature and peace instead of action, sport, and dynamics? We offer pure nature with optimal rest and relaxation in the Mineralbad & Spa Samedan. Also included are various culinary highlights. Four nights in the CHESA STAILA **** with alpine breakfast and STAILA’s great complete services. Starting at CHF 560.- per person.

Offered by:

Chesa Staila

7522 La Punt-Chamues-ch

Alpine Wellness & Beauty for HER and HIM

Enjoy the beautiful high valley of Engadine and be professionally pampered by THE LION BEAUTY (for HER + HIM)! In addition, various culinary highlights are included. Three nights in the CHESA STAILA **** with alpine breakfast and STAILA’s great complete services. Starting at CHF 545.- per person. https://www.chesa-staila.ch/home-en-1

Offered by:

Chesa Staila

7522 La Punt-Chamues-ch

The Gourmet Loyehill Table D'Hôte

When the pleasure of sharing a meal meets happiness and cosiness! Experienced from a long career all over the world in hospitality and gastronomy, your host (Bertrand Leuba) will prepare delicious countryside lunches and aristocratic dinners, presenting traditional Swiss meals with top quality products. Lunch: CHF 25.-/person, all included with dessert and wine. Dinner: CHF 50.-/person, all included with 2/3 course meals, wines and digestives.

Offered by:

LOYEHILL Chalet - Swiss Alps Escape.

3979 Grône

Yoga and Meditation in the Mountains

From Spring until late Autumn, we are offering group or private sessions of Guided Meditation and Restorative Yoga. The sessions will take place in the midst of nature, surrounded by mountains and the forest. Meditation: learn simple and fun meditation techniques to keep your everyday life calm and balanced. Yoga: an ideal activity for beginners or for someone who suffers from neck, shoulder, or back pain.

Offered by:

LOYEHILL Chalet - Swiss Alps Escape.

3979 Grône

Storyteller of Spiez

As the storyteller of Spiez, I have been offering scenic city tours since 2004. During various walks, you will participate in a true local or regional historical episode in an authentic setting. Learn more about the specific circumstances of the era and about the fate of certain people. You will get to know our community and our region in an exciting and special way.
www.eva-frei.ch

Offered by:

Studweid

3700 Spiez

E-Bike Tours

Even if you are not a regular cyclist or an expert climber, it can still be exciting to visit our beautiful region by bike. With one of our rentable e-bikes, it is effortless! Take the tour of your choice with our guide and discover the secret corners of Ticino. We are ready, just ask.

Offered by:

bed & bike Lugano

6965 Cadro

Arrive, Take a Slower Pace, Relax, and Centre….

….with the body-oriented treatments at “Praxis Seelenwärme”:
• Rhythmic “Einreibungen” (gentle forms of therapeutic massage) according to Wegman / Hauschka
• RESET (Rafferty Energy System of Easing the Temporomanibularjoint) joint balance
• Therapeutic Touch
Give yourself time for soul and body. I look forward to meeting you. Sincerely, Gesa Grand.
Further information: www.zwirgi.ch

Offered by:

Gasthaus Zwirgi

3860 Schattenhalb

Experience and Discover Nature

Experience and discover nature with our partners "Pure Mountain Nature" and "Rangerstation Haslital". Power hikes, high moor, “Bergahornweg”, watching animals, full moon hikes, seminars, and ... Recharge your strength and energy for everyday life in the unique mountains of the Reichenbachtal.
Further information: www.zwirgi.ch

Offered by:

Gasthaus Zwirgi

3860 Schattenhalb

Flower and Art Workshop in Thun

Invest a bit of your time to create something fabulous. You determine whether you want to use floral and natural materials, or wire, clay, concrete, etc. Choose themes that interest you from the current schedule of courses. We work in small groups of 6-8 participants. Tuition fee for 2.5 hours CHF 38.-plus material. www.macherin.ch/macherin.ch/kurse.html

Offered by:

macherin.ch

3604 Thun

Wellness Massage

Enjoy a partial body massage combined with a foot reflexology massage before or after your activities! As certified health massage therapist, I offer you relaxation in my office.
Prices:
Partial body massage (for example, back) with foot reflexology massage
60 min. CHF 90
Partial body massage
30 min. CHF 60
Reflexology
60 min. CHF 90
30 min. CHF 60

Offered by:

Tapetenwechsel

2502 Biel / Bienne

Do Carpentry Work in a Professional Workshop

Under expert guidance, you can build your own garden furniture, a great cutting board, etc. No technical knowledge is required. Upon request, we also offer 1-day courses, e.g. as a family experience day, corporate event, team training event, or for the professional development of teachers. Info: www.selbstgeschreinert.ch

Offered by:

B&B Bettwil

5618 Bettwil

Hiking on Historic Paths

We organize guided walks with experienced persons on historic routes to discover the cultural heritage of the region Gotthard - Pioratal - Bedrettotal. The duration depends on your preference. Price and availability upon request. For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Offered by:

B&B Gottardo

6780 Airolo

Cable Car and Funicular

Cable car Valbianca from Airolo ("Strada degli Alpi" and "Sentiero Tremorgio").
Funicular Ritom (Region Ritom-Piora-Cadagno).
Cable car Tremorgio (Tremorgio and Campolungo region).
The price for the overnight stay includes breakfast plus two tickets for free access to the transport facilities.
More information: https://www.airolo.ch/stagionale-estiva-3in1.php.
For reservations, please contact B & B Gottardo directly.

Offered by:

B&B Gottardo

6780 Airolo

Riding Lessons According to the Natural Horsemanship Method

A friend offers horsemanship lessons (for natural handling of horses) on the ground and in the saddle for both beginners and advanced.
For availability and prices, please contact the B & B Gottardo directly.

Offered by:

B&B Gottardo

6780 Airolo

Guided Mountain Bike Tours

We offer guided mountain bike tours through the hilly landscape, meadows and forests, or on flat terrain along rivers. Numerous bicycle paths and single trails allow safe and comfortable biking away from traffic. We also accompany our guests in the Jura region, mostly through deciduous forests in the Jura mountains with a magnificent view of the Central Plateau, Alpine peaks, and the Black Forest.

Offered by:

Viktoria's B&B

5726 Unterkulm