Tourist office inspected & rated in 2018 'first-class, excellent'.
Popular for honeymoons! Let me know if you're celebrating a special occasion!
Check in & departures are usually possible on ANY DAY. Available all year round, for short and long stays.
Babies under 2 are free. Please advise me if you will be bringing your baby. A modern baby cot/play pen & linen, baby towel, rocker, play mat and changing mat are all available to hire at CH15 per night.
10% discount for many weeks.
Quiet, residential location.
Locally... abundant alpine flowers in season, a paragliding launch pad, 800m vertical climbing wall via ferrata, bike hire, sports centre with swimming pool & spa, tennis - all within 10 minutes walk. Relax in the garden with sun terrace and lawn.
And in winter... a well-developed ski resort with guaranteed snow on the pistes. Handy location for winter sports enthusiasts, just a few minutes walk from the cable car and a chair lift.
Good transport links to intercity rail stations and regional attractions.
At 1,638m & 3 mins. to the cable car up to Schilthorn peak with the Piz Gloria revolving restaurant at 2970m and 007 James Bond exhibition.
At the Schilthorn peak and Birg midway station, discover intermediate and advanced ski runs in winter and high hiking trails in summer. Ski school, sports equipment rental, chairlift and lower hiking trails all within a short walk of the apartment.
You'll experience a real 'home from home' ambience in our modernised authentic Swiss 'family house', and our neighbours are friendly folk from all around Switzerland. Past guests say the photos don't capture how spacious, warm and cosy our apartment is. It overlooks a meadow and old barn.
Recent guests wrote: 'by far our favourite stop on our 2-week trip through Switzerland and Germany'.
10 fabulous reasons to visit Murren:
Enjoy fresh clean mountain air and the alpine ambience, the perfect base for exploring the region.
If you would like a companion to guide you to the best spots in the area, why not book an EXPERIENCE PACKAGE. Your host will plan and accompany you on a trip tailored to your level and interests.
HIKING Option 1:
3 hours on a sealed track to/from the rustic organic farming village of Gimmelwald, under the spectacular peaks and glaciers of the UNESCO World Heritage Jungfrau Region. Option to return via cable car and/or stop en route in a little Pension for a snack. Suitable for all fitness levels. Trainers/hiking boots and layers of outdoor clothing advised.
HIKING Option 2:
Enjoy the 4 hour North Face Trail, riding the historic funicular railway to the starting point up in the alpine meadows. Visit the alpine flower garden before setting off on marked trails. Option for a packed lunch or snack at the dairy. Suitable for all fitness levels. Hiking boots and layers of outdoor clothing advised.
Choose from a gentle valley ride or demanding descents. Host will take you to the bike rental shop; guests are responsible for the hire cost. Optional Packed Lunch or stop en route.
INTRODUCTORY TOUR OF THE SKI & SNOWBOARD PISTES OF MURREN AND/OR WENGEN with a BASI qualified Ski Instructor. Half or full day. CHF50 per hour. Instructor will take you to the ticket office and hire shop at the start, if you wish, to get on you on the slopes a.s.a.p. Guests are responsible for hire and transport costs.
PRIVATE ENGLISH TUITION with a qualified TEFL/TESOL teacher. Business English, Conversation, Refresher Course, beginner to all levels. Let's create a programme just for you.
The above packages are entirely optional. There's an extensive Local Information File in the apartment.
More about the apartment...
We offer an open-plan lounge, spacious dining area and proper kitchen, and a separate bedroom with large double bed (2 x 100cm wide mattresses in a single unit). Double sofa bed in the lounge. The lounge, balcony & garden have stunning panoramic views of the Eiger to Breithorn mountain range including glaciers.
WiFi included in rental. Flat screen TV, Radio, DVD player & discs, HiFi. Well equipped kitchen with fondue pots, kettle, coffee machine, microwave, dishwasher, full size fan oven and 4 hobs. 4 balcony chairs (including 2 recliners).
Your privacy is assured. Owners are based in the village, offering you a personal welcome to ensure you settle in quickly and have a wonderful holiday from the very first moment.
You may request a Breakfast Pack for your wonderful first morning in Murren. The cost is CHF15 plus the price of the groceries, payable in Swiss Francs on arrival. Please request this at least 3 days in advance.
As with many properties in this mountain village, access is via garden steps with a handrail and lights. Our location is idyllic.
Self-service laundry facilities are available in the village, 5 minutes walk from the apartment.
Guests are responsible for paying the Visitors' Tax of CHF4.60 per night direct to the Tourist Office (guidance will be given).