The Art Furrer Resort is located on the Riederalp, in the Aletsch Arena, a beautiful UNESCO protected area and a renowned holiday destination. The largest glacier in the Alps - the Aletsch Glacier, is right behind the ridge behind the resort. Within a half hour walk you can reach several glacier viewpoints. You can explore the glacier in the summer under supervision or make beautiful walks with your family or group and admire the glacier from different perspectives. In winter, the winter sports enthusiast has various panorama routes with beautiful views of the glacier and the surrounding four-thousands. Awarded for its family friendliness, the Aletsch Arena is the perfect vacation destination to enjoy with your family and friends. All year round possibilities.
The Aletsch Arena can only be reached with the gondola. You park your car in the valley. Due to its car-free feature, the Riederalp is one of the most desirable holiday destinations in Switzerland. Plan your holiday here and experience the fresh air on the hiking trails, or in the winter skiing on the beautiful ski slopes.
The family apartment is located on the 3rd floor of the apartment complex. The kitchen, bedrooms, bathroom and living room are all connected via the corridor. From the living room you have a beautiful view over the golf course and the Breithorn and Bättlihorn. In winter, the golf course is transformed into a cross-country course. The living room and the large balcony are flooded with sunshine due to their southern location.
The Resort is very well known on the Riederalp. Because of the A location you are within a few moments at the gondola of Riederalp Mitte and the glacier lifts of the Moosfluh and the Hohfluh (ski-in / ski-out). The ski school is located in the immediate vicinity of the resort. In the summer you have a first-class view over one of the highest golf courses in Europe. Are you a golf fanatic? Take your own golf clubs in hand and walk the nine holes in the fresh mountain air. The Pitching Center is a one-minute walk from the apartment. If you have practiced your swing sufficiently and are ready for a tournament, you will reach the clubhouse and reception within 2 minutes of the apartment.
In short, the Aletsch Arena is the perfect place to celebrate your holidays throughout the year. No cars, no stress. Unspoiled nature and endless possibilities for skiing, hiking, mountain biking or swimming in a mountain lake. Other known areas such as Zermatt and Saas Fee can be reached from the valley within one hour. Lugano, Geneva and Milan are within two hours driving distance. Even without a car there are good train and bus connections. You can also easily reach Lake Maggiore in Italy during this holiday.
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