1'241 m a.s.l. >>Idyllic farming village and mountain village with 831 inhabitants, in a valley, situated at the foot of a mountain, in an idyllic position, 90 km south-west from Bern, 155 km north-east from Genf, 215 km south-west from Zürich. All shops, restaurants etc. in Gstaad, 10 km. In Gstaad 10 km: shopping centre, supermarket, shops, grocery, butchery, bakery, boutiques, post office, bank, restaurant, bar, disco, night club, folklore evenings, concerts, evening entertainment, museum, cinema, attractions. Indoor aquatic centre, wellness centre, fitness centre, sauna, solarium, health cures, massage. Besides: pharmacy 7 km, doctor 7 km. Access: motorway A6 Bern - Spiez, exit number 2 "Wimmis" 55 km from Lauenen b. Gstaad. Then road 11 Boltigen - Zweisimmen - Gstaad. Access via a natural road. Public parking free. Access by train Bern - Spiez - Zweisimmen. Railway station "Gstaad" 7 km. Bus connection. Bern 90 km. Genf 155 km. Zürich 215 km.
All watersports available in 7 - 10 km. Bathing lake, 500 m long, up to 200 m wide, gently shelving, 5.2 km from the resort. Heated outdoor swimming pool 10 km. Water skiing, river rafting. Summer sports 7 - 16 km. Tennis (3 outdoor courts 7 km, 3 indoor courts 7 km), golf course 18 hole in Saanenmösen 16 km. Minigolf 7 km. Riding in Gstaad 7 km. Fishing (permit required). Paragliding, beach volleybally court, summer tobbogan run, long 620 m in Schönried 14 km total 8 mountain lifts and cableways 24 km. 3 cableways, 4 gondola lifts, 1 chair lift 300 km hiking paths, mountain hikes, mountain tours, climbing. 280 km bicycle paths, 500 km mountain bike routes, bicycles and mountain bikes for hire. Children's playground.
Ski-region Gstaad, 1 lift in the resort, 46 lifts in the ski region. 3 cableways, 10 cable cabins, 15 chair lifts, 19 drag lifts, 7 children's ski lifts. 75 ski runs, total length 200 km (60 % easy, 28 % intermediate, 12 % difficult), snow park. Ski school (downhill, cross country), snowboard school, children's ski school from 3 years old. 142 km cross country ski tracks in the region (4 km illuminated), ski walking paths, winter walking paths 185 km. 6 toboggan runs. Sports centre at 7 km. Natural ice rink, artificial ice rink at 7 km, curling, indoor curling, curling at 7 km, 3 courts indoor tennis centre, squash at 7 km.