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Hotel Sunstar Grindelwald

  • Jungfrau Ski Region, Switzerland, Grindelwald

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Located directly opposite the ‘First’ gondola, the Sunstar is a spacious hotel offering an excellent range of facilities in a convenient location for the skiing and resort amenities. The spa includes large indoor pool and sauna. 

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 217
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 5
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:

    N/A

  • Official rating: 4
  • 'Budget' twins have bath and are north-facing with views of the village
  • 'Standard' twins have balcony, north-facing balcony and can be used for sole occupancy with no supplement
  • 'Standard Eiger' twins have bath or shower, south-facing balcony with fabulous views of the surrounding mountains, including the Wetterhorn and Eiger. They can be used for sole occupancy at a supplement
  • 'Premium' twins have bath or shower and south-facing balcony
  • All rooms have radio, minibar, telephone, hairdryer, safe and cable TV.

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Minibar or fridge
  • Radio
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Wireless internet

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes

Opposite First gondola lift, close to the centre. Surrounding area flat, although situated on slight incline from the town centre.

Meals

  • Hot and cold buffet breakfast
  • 4 course evening meal with choice  
  • Christmas and New Year gala dinners included
  • Free selection of soft drinks, water and beer in the minibar (alternatives extra)
  • Welcome drink 
  • Guests receive a credit of Sfr25 if they wish to dine à la carte
  • Free daily tea/coffee and biscuits
  • No of restaurants: 2
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Lunch service:

    Not included

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Diabetics - Insulin can be stored
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Grindelwald

This traditional mountain village is set amidst spectacular scenery at the foot of the towering north face of the Eiger. Easy access via mountain train, gondola and cable-car to the ‘Jungfrau’ ski region including the pistes linking Kleine Scheidegg and Männlichen means that you can tackle the challenging Lauberhorn race run, have lunch in Wengen, and be home in time for tea. Or spend the day cruising the long red runs at ‘First’, Grindelwald’s own ski area. Non-skiers have fantastic winter walking possibilities with the non-skiers lift pass, whilst the friendly village has numerous shops, bars and cafés.

 

Skiing Levels
  • Beginners
  • Intermediates
  • Advanced
  • Snowboard
  • Cross Country

Mountain Facts
  • Ski area 0 km
  • Runs
    23
    34
    19
  • Longest run 9 Km
  • Snowparks
  • Lifts Drag lifts 10, Chairlifts 20, Cablecars 4
  • Slope direction N,E
  • Ski/resort bus True

Things to do in resort

  • Full programme of après-ski events
  • 'World Snow Festival (Snow Sculpture) (16-20 Jan)
  • 'First Flyer' - Europe's first aerial cableway
  • Longest toboggan run in Europe (15km)
  • Superb network of winter walking trails with wonderful views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountains
  • Excellent train links to Brig, Interlaken, Thun and Berne for sightseeing
  • Swimming pool
  • Ice skating, curling
  • Indoor rope park
  • Bowling,sleigh rides, ice climbing
  • 'Ice Magic' ice skating experience in nearby Interlaken
  • Scenic sightseeing helicopter flight tours of the Jungfrau region 
  • Resort bus is free with guest card


For more information on travel and transport visit our Grindelwald page

Extras

Winter 2018/19 Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition

SKI INCLUSIVE
Ski Inclusive – Save up to £105 per person

Book our Ski Inclusive bundle and save £s on your lift pass, skis / board and boots. See our Ski Inclusive page for details. 

Ski Saver Packs
6 days whole area pass, 6 days 'Red' ski hire*
Adult £426

*  Does not include boots. All Saver Packs must be pre-booked in the UK and are not bookable locally.


Lift Passes

Days Senior
62yrs+
Adult
20-61yrs
Youth
16-19yrs

Child
6-15yrs

Whole Area Pass 6 £263 £292 £234 £146
Local Area Pass 6 £211 £246 £197 £123
Non-Skier Pass 6 £206 £206 £206 £103
Local Pass covers Wengen & Grindelwald only. Jungfrau Area Pass covers Mürren-Schilthorn area in addition. Non-skiers pass covers consecutive days rail travel within the Jungfrau region (supplements apply for Jungfraujoch, approx. Sfr60, and Schilthorn, approx. Sfr40 return). †Children under 6 go free on lifts if accompanied by a parent, but require  a ‘piccolo pass’ if in ski school (approx. Sfr25 for 6 days - pay locally).

Equipment (6 days) Description Red Black
Adult Skis £138 £180
Ski Boots £72 £89
Snowboard&Boots £210 £270
Youth (10-15yrs) Skis & Boots £108 -
Snowboard & Boots £108 -
Child (2-9yrs) Skis & Boots £68 -
Snowboard & Boots £68 -
Helmet £20 -
Please see here for a description of hire categories.
Tuition Days Times Adult

Child

(6-14yrs)

Ski 3 10am-1pm £204 £204
Ski 5 10am-1pm £220 £220
Snowboard 5 10am-1pm £220 £220
Ski tuition starts Mon, 10am - 1pm daily. Group sizes 3-6 guests (adults) or 4-8 (children).

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking. 

Facilities

  • Directly opposite the gondola for Grindelwald's own 'First' ski area
  • The hotel enjoys an ideal location for the skiing and is close to the resort's après-ski and nightlife,
  • 3 minutes' walk (300m) from the village centre
  • The resort bus stops just outside
  • Swiss Short Breaks available from 3 nights upwards
  • Extensive spa with indoor pool, aroma-steambaths, sauna and fitness room (free), massage, beauty treatments and solarium (pay locally)
  • Open-plan lounge with fireplace, pianist in the evenings
  • Cosy bar
  • Dining room
  • à la carte restaurant
  • Weekly activity programme including sledging and snowshoeing (pay locally)
  • Programme of events over Christmas/New Year included
  • Wi-Fi throughout and public PC with internet access (free)
  • Lift
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Steam bath
  • Sauna
  • Fitness room
  • WiFi
  • Lounge area
  • Solarium

Local Fees and Taxes

Resort tax


Family Facilities

  • Cots & Linen
  • Highchairs in restaurant

Inghams Plus

  • Early Booking Offer: Save up to £120 per couple (ends 60 days prior to departure)
  • Free selection of soft drinks, water and beer in minibar (alternatives extra)
  • Free daily tea/coffee and biscuits
  • No single supplement

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Hotel Sunstar Grindelwald
Grindelwald, Jungfrau Ski Region,Half Board
21/03/2020 - 7 nights
2 adults
From London Gatwick
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