Engelberg is situated in central Switzerland in the canton Obwalden. In the winter, Engelberg is a very popular ski resort with visitors from all over the world, although the village offers good hiking, biking and many more activities all year round. Make sure to have a look inside the beautiful Benedictine monastery founded in 1120, the Engelberg Abbey, located just next to our hotel.
Good reads when planning a trip to Engelberg
Engelberg as a skiing destination
The skiing in Engelberg is one of the best off piste experiences in Europe, with easily accessed runs such as Laub, Big and Small Sulzli, Steinberg and many more. The pists are also very good with something for everyone and Engelberg are often visited by many day-trippers from the nearby cities of Luzern and Zürich.
On the north faced Mt. Titlis you get steeper and more advanced skiing long into the season. The south facing Brunni area offers skiing for the whole family just above the tree line. The Brunni area is perfect on days when the visibility is poor.
Discount on ski rental
Stay with us and get a discount at one of the biggest ski rentals in Engelberg with a big selection of skis, snowboards, boots and poles. Holidays and weekends can be crowded so let us or our rental partner know before your arrival to make sure you get the equipment you want during your stay here.
Click here to see the ski map as a PDF (open in new window).