Special Offers from Hosts

Experience Unique Beech Forests in the Valle Di Lodano 03.04.-04.06.2020

Would you like to experience the unique beech forests of the Valle di Lodano? This is our offer:
April 3 - April 6, 2020
Three nights in a double room (with the option of extending your stay by a fourth night at half price). Includes a delicious organic breakfast buffet and hike including picnic.
Price based on double occupancy:
In a double room for three nights CHF 290.- per person.
For the mini-suite for three nights CHF 310.- per person.
We look forward to your enquiry.

Offered by:

Casa Ambica

6672 Gordevio

Smugglers' Trail in the Valle Onsernone - 22.04.-26.04.2020

II Sentiero delle Vose - the Smugglers’ Trail in the Valle Onsernone:
Hike on ancient, original smuggling trails.
22.04. - 26.04.2020
Four nights in a double room including a delicious organic breakfast buffet.
Hike including picnic approx. 3.5 - 4 hours. Organic 3-course dinner with delicious seasonal products in the Casa Ambica, excluding drinks.
All-inclusive price in a double room for four nights CHF 385.- per person.
All-inclusive price in the mini-suite for four nights CHF 430.- per person.
We look forward to your enquiry.

Offered by:

Casa Ambica

6672 Gordevio

Hike Under the Full Moon in the Valle Bavona - 05.05.-08.05.2020

You shouldn't miss this highlight! An afternoon and evening program featuring a hike from Cavergno to Foroglio to the waterfall and then back under the radiance of the full moon.
Three nights including a delicious organic breakfast buffet, hike, and dinner in the Grotto la Froda (drinks not included).
All-inclusive price in a double room for three nights CHF 335.- per person.
All-inclusive price in the mini-suite for three nights CHF 365.- per person.
We look forward to your enquiry.

Offered by:

Casa Ambica

6672 Gordevio

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

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

Wingwave Coaching

Wingwave coaching is a method to manage emotions and performance. It is based on the latest findings in neuroscience and is often used in the following situations: stress management, fears, traumatic experiences, trigger issues, stage fright, resource building, and competitive sports. Make an appointment, or walk-in (without guarantee). As our guest, you benefit from a reduced rate: CHF 100 / hour (instead of CHF 150).

Offered by:

Zimmer & z'Morgä Schönenboden

9658 Wildhaus

Press Flowers and Leaves

Do you love nature? We are happy to accompany you collecting flowers and leaves, which are then professionally pressed and dried. We will guide you in assembling them into a wonderful picture. Ideal to give as a gift or to enjoy yourself. This course is free of charge.

Offered by:

Buvette Parasol

3973 Venthône

Painting Courses with Acrylic Paints

Have you ever wanted to take a painting course but never had the time? Now would be the ideal time to combine holidays with such a course. We will show you how to use colours and how to use templates for your paintings. This course is free of charge.

Offered by:

Buvette Parasol

3973 Venthône

Experience a Model Railway

Experience a fantastic hobby with a passionate model railroader. Paul Stadtmüller will be happy to show you his greatest passion. You will learn to build parts of the model railway yourself. Later you will be allowed to manoeuvre the train, possibly even using a model railroad part that you made yourself. This course is free of charge.

Offered by:

Buvette Parasol

3973 Venthône

„Hot chestnuts"- Delightful cooking fun 10.-11.10.2020

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_2020_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 22.-27.03. / 05.-09.04. / 18.-24.4. / 26.4.-01.05. / 01.-04.5. / 04.-09.05. / 06.06.-11.06. / 11.-17.07. / 19.-26.07. / 26.07.-01.08. / 01.-07.08. / 13.-16.08. / 06.-12.09. / 27.09.-02.10. / 04.-10.10. / 11.-16.10. / 24.-29.10. /

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_2020_en

Offered by:

Casa Santo Stefano

6986 Miglieglia

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Brunch “Göttinnenbrunch” by Reservation for Guests of the House

The romantically laid breakfast table is complemented by various types of cheese from the cheesemonger, meat specialties from the butcher around the corner, fresh fruit salad, a breakfast egg from a happy chicken, and optionally a Prosecco or freshly squeezed juice. Plus, much more. And because brunch takes a little longer, a late check-out until 1:00 pm is included. Cost per person: CHF 30.00. There is also a vegetarian option available upon request.

Offered by:

B&B Brunchgöttin

5000 Aarau

Luggage Rack: Handcrafted in Gruyère

Luggage rack made of beech wood, handcrafted in Gruyère. Treated with natural oil. Foldable and easy to store. Can be used as a table by placing a tray on the durable textile straps.
Standard size: 64 cm (H) x 55 cm (L) x 41 cm (W).
Made to measure upon request, spare parts.
Price: 1 = CHF 115; 2 = CHF 110 / piece; from 3 = CHF 95 / piece
Transport costs: 1 = CHF 12; 2 = CHF 18

Offered by:

Boisdereves

1669 Montbovon

Fir Wood Waste Basket, Handmade in Gruyère

Fir Wood Waste Basket treated with natural oil.
Standard size: 34 cm (H) x 26 cm (L) x 26 cm (W)
Customisation available upon request, lid not included
Price: 1 = CHF 75; 2 = CHF 65 / piece; 3 or more = CHF 60 / piece
Shipping costs: CHF 12 / piece

Offered by:

Boisdereves

1669 Montbovon

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 565.- per person. https://www.chesa-staila.ch/room-rates/special-offers

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/room-rates/special-offers

Offered by:

Chesa Staila

7522 La Punt-Chamues-ch

Pleasure & Relaxation Offer “STAILA”

4 nights in the CHESA STAILA **** with the following services:
- Alpine breakfast
- Welcome drink
- 5-day mountain railway pass
- 2 x three-course dinners in the restaurant “ALBULA”in La Punt
- 1 x Engadine-style three-course menu ”STAILA” in the hotel “Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl”
- 1 x entry to the spa “Mineralbad & Spa Samedan” or 1 entry to the indoor swimming pool, spa & sports centre “OVAVERVA” in St. Moritz
CHF 520.- / person off-season
CHF 580.- / person high-season
All dates and details about the offer can be found here: https://www.chesa-staila.ch/home-en-1

Offered by:

Chesa Staila

7522 La Punt-Chamues-ch

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

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

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

Outdoor Lifestyle of a Self-Sufficient Couple

Be inspired by the outdoor lifestyle of the creative Jonah from the Faroe Islands and the craftsman Thomas from the Ryfflihaus! Almost everything in the house and in the garden is handmade. The food is also homemade, either from their own garden or from nearby producers. The couple offers a Table d’Hôte menu with a minimum of four people. Ideal place for smaller groups, workshops, and seminars.

Offered by:

ryfflihaus

3226 Treiten

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

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

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