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Winter magic

Skiing experiences for the kids, fun pools to dive into, tobogganing action and freeriding adventures: Switzerland also offers virtually unlimited winter experiences and plenty of opportunities to enjoy the Swiss winter to the full.

You can find hand-picked recommendations for each region on this map for maximum winter fun! Discover fascinating tips, special family offers, top events in the most in-demand mountain destinations and lots of other experiences to enjoy around the youth hostels – we’ve got the perfect offer for kids and grown-ups alike!

Experience offers around the youth hostels

  • Sleep+Ski 2023/2024

    Stay in our youth hostels in Pontresina or St. Moritz and enjoy around 330 kilometres of pistes at a special price for only CHF 47.

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  • Ski holiday package Liechtenstein

    A princely winter sports holiday awaits you in Schaan! Our attractive package takes you to the mountains of Malbun for skiing or snowboarding.

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  • Hot Tub

    The small pool in the garden of Grindelwald Youth Hostel is available for you to use from 5 pm onwards. There is also a brazier available.

  • Waldhüsli Grindelwald

    Enjoy stillness and conviviality, surrounded by roe deer and stags. Adventure and romance are guaranteed.

Your winter pleasure in our hostels

Bernese Oberland

The Bernese Oberland, the home of ski sports, not only plays host to Switzerland’s most spectacular world cup races; its mountains are also ideal for carvers, telemarkers, snowboarders and ski cross enthusiasts. On the slopes, ridges and the eternal glaciers of the Bernese Alps, you will find the world’s most natural adventure park: the landscape itself. Go on a journey of discovery!


Anyone who likes winter will love Valais! The possibilities are endless, just like the pistes, and snow is guaranteed. No wonder, as Valais, the land of 45 four-thousand-metre peaks, has the highest ski resorts in Switzerland and a unique certainty of snow on its pistes of over 2,400 kilometres.

Central Switzerland

Engelberg-Titlis is the biggest winter and summer holiday destination in Central Switzerland. The multifaceted monastery village offers a unique selection of leisure activities for families, beginners and pros. The wide range on offer will turn your stay into an unforgettable mountain experience!


Valleys north and south of the Alps. Rivers flowing in every direction. German, Romansh and Italian in one single canton. Browse the ski resorts and ski lifts in the winter fairytale region of the Grisons and find the perfect place for your skiing holidays. There’s a reason why this region is home to our largest selection of youth hostels...
Weekend trip to Interlaken & Bern Youth Hostels – a perfect match: Mountain adventure and city experience combined

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