Wilen, at Lake Sarnen, is secluded and pretty. It lies embedded in the beautiful region that is Sarnerland, surrounded by the wonderful landscape of mountains and the lake. And just a stone’s throw (20 mins) from Lucerne.
Many hiking trails and mountain paths can be found both nearby and further afield. That goes for cyclists too. There are also several neighbouring winter sport locations. And of course, Lake Sarnen is also a bathing and watersports lake.
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Climbing fun for the whole family: that’s what a visit to the Melchsee-Frutt rope park promises, right next to the Stöckalp valley station. 6 routes of varying degrees of difficulty challenge skill, concentration and agility.
On the sunny side of Engelberg you’ll experience plenty of action, whether it’s paragliding over the Schwizer mountains, sledding outdoors or in the indoor playground, there’s something for everyone.
Are you looking for an exciting outdoor leisure experience where you can puzzle together and have fun? Then the crime trails are just the right thing for you. Take on the role of the investigator, solve the crime and convict the perpetrator.
The Historical Museum stands for Obwalden art, handicrafts, folklore and customs. Finds from a Roman settlement, old coins and much more. Immerse yourself in the history of Obwalden.
Discover the history and the birthplace of the Ranfteremite “Bruder Klaus” and his wife Dorothee in a fun way. Ten tricky missions challenge sense and spirit.
Sarnen, has a lot to tell thanks to its cultural and historical legacies. The fact alone that Switzerland’s oldest and most famous story – the Tell story – is preserved in Sarnen is proof of this. But the White Book is only the tip of the iceberg. There are still many amazing things to learn and discover.
The Ballenberg Open-Air Museum is a journey into the past. It shows 109 original historic buildings from all parts of Switzerland, native farm animals, original gardens and fields. Traditional crafts are shown in demonstrations.
At the centre of this circular hike is Giswil’s local mountain, the Giswilerstock. This magnificent mountain is circumnavigated on the Bärgmandlipfad. The trail leads from alp to alp along ancient connecting paths.
The hike on the high-level trail with its great views runs through an area that is extraordinarily rich in butterflies. Dreamily, countless butterflies flutter across the dry meadows on the sunny slopes of Lake Lungern.
A hike to the centre of Switzerland, with a view towards the Mittelland. Surrounded by a ring of mountains, you’ll put a smile on the face of any nature lover.
As an easy introduction, the Sanerseerrundfahrt offers a cycling experience for the whole family in a beautiful enclosed valley with a unique lake landscape.
Idyllic bike tour from Sarnen into the flower-filled high moorland landscape of the Langis. Past bubbling streams and through secluded forests, unexpected vantage points open up with views of the Central Swiss and Bernese glacier peaks.
The Seefeld adventure pool not only offers an exceptional bathing experience with various water pools, bubble bath and slide, but also rents out stand-up paddles for fun on Lake Sarnen.
Book an exclusive boat trip with the “Seestern” and discover Lake Sarnen surrounded by beautiful mountains.
Whether on the shore or by boat; fishing on the picturesque Lunger Lake is a dream come true for every fisherman.
Have you ever ridden the world’s first convertible cable car? No, not yet? Then it’s high time you did. Together with the Stanserhornbahnen we have an attractive offer for you. Find out more at the hotel reception and get 20% off your tickets.
The Lungern-Turren railway takes you from Lungern-Obsee to Turren in just a few minutes. A beautiful and fascinating natural and animal world awaits you here. In summer, the Turren is a popular starting point for hikes to the Brienzer Rothorn and the butterfly trail. In winter, the area is ideal for ski tours and snowshoe hikes. You can get up to 25% reduction at our reception.
Mount Pilatus is an adventure region waiting to be discovered. Experience all facets of Lucerne’s local mountain by train, cogwheel railway, aerial cableway and panorama gondola lift. Find out more at our reception and buy your tickets.
Visit the beautiful mountain and lake landscape on Melchsee Frutt with the cable car. Take a walk, go hiking or fishing and enjoy the fresh mountain air. Tickets for the Melchsee-Frutt cable car are available at the hotel reception.
This is how summer should be: sunbathing with a reviving dip in the cool waters. Changing facilities, snacks and refreshments available in the beach house.
Please note that the Wilerbädli can also be booked for private celebrations. Because of that reason we cannot guarantee throghout access.
The Wilerbädli is occupied on the following days:
Even in winter Obwalden has a lot to offer.
Breathtaking winter landscapes covered in deep snow appear in the silver moonlight are an unforgettable experience in white.
“Brevity is the spice of life”. A snowshoe tour on the beautiful high plateau of Melchsee-Frutt.
Winter sports enthusiasts of all ages will find what they are looking for in this snow region. The little ones have fun in the children’s paradise of Fruttli-Land, while the older ones slide down gentle hills or conquer challenging steep slopes.
This is one of the most beautiful leisure areas in Central Switzerland: the Langis on the Obwalden side of the Glaubenberg Pass.
An unforgettable experience in the middle of nature. With the unique panorama in front of you, you can really go for it. All the toboggan runs on the Hasiberg are particularly suitable for families.
Sledge down the 8 km long sledge run from Melchsee-Frutt to Stöckalp, the longest in Central Switzerland, alone or in pairs and enjoy the breathtaking winter landscape.
Brünig Indoor is excitement, fascination, fun and uniqueness in a worldwide unique environment and infrastructure.
The well-known glassworks on Lake Lucerne offers you the opportunity to experience glass up close.
In the Länderpark you can do your bulk shopping or take a leisurely stroll through the shops. Perfect when the weather is bad.
Immerse yourself in the world of indulgence and experience the world of chocolate with all your senses.
The Swiss Museum of Transport is the place for discoveries and experiences. From planetarium to cinema to vehicle exhibitions, it has it all.