«Ba ins in noubla Slnaun isch holt olls a bissali ondrsch... In Wintr tiamr olba da Saniklous mit di Clauwaua inlaita und in Summer geamr mina guata Marend in Schnoarfr ibr olla Biechl!»
(translation: «Here in our lovely village Samnaun everything’s a little different… In winter we welcome the santa claus with the annual tradition ‚ClauWau‘ and in summer we hike with a good picnic in our backpacks over all hills!»)
The language of Samnaun is not the only exotic thing in this small alpine village. The journey to Samnaun alone is a real highlight. The curvy, narrow mountain route, which gets interrupted by one-track mountain tunnels over and over, offers a spectacular view over steep rock faces and gorges.
Samnaun is also the only free trade zone of Switzerland. With around 50 duty-free shops, Samnaun is the destination for all shopaholics and shopping lovers. As our guests you will get a discount in selected shops!
The Silvretta Arena Samnaun-Ischgl, the largest skiing area in the Eastern Alps, lies just in front of our house.
After an approximately eight minutes ride with the world's first double-storeyed cable car, more than 230 kilometres of ski slopes await you. However, there's a lot more to discover in the Silvretta Arena Samnaun-Ischgl.
For example there is a snow-sculpture-competition, where artists all over the world show their proficiency, which takes place annually.
Also a lot of musical top-acts like Pink, Udo Jürgens, Die Toten Hosen, Gianna Nannini and many more perform in the SIlvretta Arena infront of a picturesque view which always makes it a spectacular show.
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Bouldering park in the middle of the Samnaun mountains
Disc-Golf in Samnaun Dorf.
Romantic drive over the Weinbergstreet to Samnaun. Since 1912 Samnaun is connected through the Via da Samignun to the main streets of Switzerland.
Numerous branded products at duty-free prices. For further information click on the following link:
From 1800 to 2300 metres above sea level in only 0.13333 hours - with the world's first double-storeyed funicular!
Samnaun amazes in summer with it's varied flora and fauna. Over 900 botanical species surround over 250 kilometres of marked hiking trails...
... as well as over 1000 kilometres of biking trails! If you don't get tired here, where then?
And in that case, there's always the option to visit the water park Alpenquell. Switch off, relax, enjoy - what do you want more?
Limitless - in the truest sense of the word
2 Michelin stars, 18 points in Gault Millau, promoted team of 2012 of the german part in Switzerland – this says everything about the class of Homann’s gourmet-restaurant.
Let the classy ambience of alluring dishes and first-class vine spoil you.
New and modern, the Alpchalet Bellvue offers international and national delicacies for both large and small appetites. Immerse yourself in a creation of delicious delicacies.
Enjoy American and Mexican specialities in the unique lifestyle-location. The covered and heated pirate-themed bar invites to hang out and forget about the time. For the night owls the fun continues in the basement.
A restaurant with a unique style. Culinary delicacies from the national as well as the international cuisine get served there. Also the fascinating ambinece mark the Schmuggleralm.
If you want something more elegant, then try out the various restaurants at the 5-star Hotel Chasa Montana. At La Pasta you can enjoy international dishes. In the Gourmet Stübli La Miranda, on the other hand, you can get French-Mediterranean dishes.
Wood-fired oven pizza, homemade pasta dishes, fondue chinoise, bourguignon, cheese fondue, house platters, grilled specialties, hot stone, chateaubriand, specialty weeks... The cuisine at the Vital Hotel Samnaunerhof is diverse, of the highest quality and offers everything your heart desires.
In the Camona restaurant you can enjoy regional and Italian specialities, fine dishes from the grill, homemade pasta and pizzas fresh from the wood-fired oven.
Hotel Des Alpes
VIP Lounges Alps kitchen & more is the perfect combination of unique design and ambience. In the afternoon enjoy a perfect cup of coffee, in the evening you can spend pleasant hours in front of the crackling open fire.
The Sonneck restaurant provides the perfect setting for sociable hours with and among friends. Regional specialties such as Capuns, various Rösti variations, original Samnaun cheese fondue as well as international dishes made from fresh ingredients and fine pizzas are served to you. The specialty to be ordered in advance: Samnaun marmot roast.