«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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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?
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.
Restaurant Hotel Laret
Local and traditional dishes get served in the cozy rustic parlor from the year 1948. Especially the „Murmentabrouta“ (marmot roast), personally made by the owner with a secret recipe.
Alphütten-Restaurant Sennerei Samnaun (Cottage-Restaurant of the Alpine Dairy Samnaun)
In rustical atmosphere you can enjoy cheese specialities from own production. In the cottage of the Alpine Dairy, a Raclette or a cheese fondue taste twice as well!
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.
Restaurant Hotel Alpina
Famous for their incomparable good "Irish Coffee" in the whole of Samnaun.
In this restaurant of real local flavour, traditional dishes get served.
Astro Whisky & more
Komm als Gast und geh als Freund - ein Motto dass auf kein anderes Lokal in Samnaun besser zutreffen könnte. Ob im Bistro, an der Bar oder auf der schönen Sonnenterrasse