Hotel Alpenrose

  • Jungfrau Ski Region, Switzerland, Wengen

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Hotel Alpenrose opened its doors in 1881 and has been home to the Binder family since. Its relaxed atmosphere, great service and highly rated cuisine see guests return year after year to this charming family-run hotel. Set in a quiet position, about eight minutes walk to the Wengen village centre, the hotel enjoys wonderful views of the Lauterbrunnen Valley. The hotel offers a small shuttle bus each morning to and from the train station and cable cars where all Hotel Alpenrose guests are able to store their equipment for free.

Cosy bar and restaurant 

The charming interior, including cosy lounge and bar are beautifully furnished in an Alpine style, and relaxing in the lounge by the log fire is the perfect way to unwind after a day in the mountains. Each day you can enjoy a hearty buffet breakfast which includes a varied continental offering with local produce, as well as hot items including pancakes, bacon and eggs. Once you have returned from a day of skiing, you can enjoy a varied set menu each evening and once a week a farmers buffet is served instead of the served evening meals. 

Modern Alpine Bedrooms

All bedrooms are furnished in a modern alpine style, with wood panelling and cosy furnishings. The rooms have all of the amenities needed for a relaxing week in the Alps, including comfortable beds, a TV and radio, and free Wi-Fi. Many of the rooms have south-facing balconies and views of the Lauterbrunnen Valley, so you can enjoy the winter sun with fabulous views.

Added value

Free hotel shuttle service to the train for access to the ski area

Free ski & boot storage at our Männlichen partner ski hire shop for guests


  • Ski from an altitude of 2,970 metres in the Jungfrau Ski Region
  • 211 kilometres of pistes across the whole ski area
  • 27 blue, 36 red and 19 black runs

The idyllic village of Wengen is high up on a sunny, sheltered terrace with spectacular views, dominated by the magnificent trio of peaks – the Eiger (Ogre), Mönch (Monk) and Jungfrau (Maiden) – which provide a spectacular backdrop to Mürren and Wengen, and in part to Grindelwald. You'll arrive in this charming, friendly village by scenic mountain railway as it has reduced traffic, although you'll spot a few electric vehicles around.

Skiing and Snowboarding in Wengen

Home of the famous Lauberhorn downhill race this area is a skiers paradise. With the Jungfrau whole area pass you'll have access to skiing and boarding in Wengen, Grindelwald and Mürren ski areas, on the other side of the Lauterbrunnen Valley.  Take the cable-car from Wengen village centre, which links to Grindelwald’s ski area or take the mountain railway to the Kleine Scheidegg where both ski areas meet. Whatever your ski ability, you'll have the chance to enjoy the expanse of slopes and beautiful scenery. If skiing and boarding's not for you or just fancy a few day's doing other winter activities, take advantage of the amazing winter walking and sledging network. Pre book a non-skiers pass and use the lift and rail network to link the sledge runs and hiking trails. 

Bars and restaurants in Wengen

There are plenty of mountain restaurants across the Jungfrau area to check out for food at lunchtime. In the small village you'll find that some of the best restaurants are in the hotels, which are largely open to the public offering a la carte menus. With the majority of our accommodation available on a half board basis, so you'll have breakfast and dinner covered. When it comes to après in Wengen, think cosy bars and elegant lounges. 

Where to Stay in Wengen

We have a choice of hotel's dotted around Wengen village - they're all within easy reach of the Wengen-Männlichen gondola and train station, some even offer shuttle services to the centre. Choose from a variety of accommodation styles including hotels with pools and spa facilities, traditional alpine style rooms and friendly, family run establishments. 

What's Included in an Inghams holiday to Wengen

When you book with Inghams you'll have flight, transfers and accommodation on a half board or bed and breakfast basis included - so all you need to think is which part of the mountain you'll explore first. You can also book your lift passes, equipment and tuition with us as optional add ons, so that they booked and ready for your arrival. Check out the Ski Extras tab below for more details.

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Skiing levels
Cross country

Mountain facts
Ski area 210 km
Runs 21 34 19
Longest run 0 Km
Lifts Drag lifts 0, Chairlifts 0, Cablecars 0
Slope direction
Ski/resort bus False
  • No. of rooms: 39
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • Official rating: 3

Local Fees and Taxes

Resort tax

  • Adult (16yrs +) CHF4.30 per person, per day (pay locally)
  • Children (6-15 years) CHF 2.00 per person, per day (pay locally)



Standard Double Rooms are around 18m², sleeping two people with North Facing views. These rooms have a shower stall and are usually at the rear of the hotel.

Standard South Facing Twin Rooms are around 20m² sleeping two people, with a South-Facing balcony and views of the Lauterbrunnen valley. These rooms can accommodate an additional single sofa bed (suitable for children up to 15)

Standard Single Rooms are for sole occupancy and are around 12m² with North Facing views. These rooms are usually at the rear of the hotel.

South Facing Superior Twin Rooms are around 25m², sleeping up to three with twin beds and an additional single sofa bed (suitable for children up to 15), and have a bath, and a South- Facing balcony with views over the Lauterbrunnen valley. These rooms are on request, so please give our Reservations team a call to book.


Bedroom facilities

  • TV
  • Radio
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath or shower




The Hotel Alpenrose does not have adapted rooms available. Please give our Reservations team a call if you would like further information regarding this hotel.

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

The Hotel Alpenrose is situated up quite a steep slope.


Longitude: 7.9218
Latitude: 46.6072

Situated in a quiet position approx. eight minutes' walk down to the village centre.

A shuttle bus to the train up to the skiing is offered free to guests.

Luggage storage is available at the station (approx.eight minutes up to Wengen).

Ski and boot storage at Central Sport about a ten minute (800 metres) walk.

  • Charming and homely lounge with log fire and bar area
  • Free ski and boot storage is available at Central Sport ski shop 
  • FreeWi-Fi throughout and public PC with internet access 
  • Lift
  • Porter service (times confirmed locally)
  • Shuttle service to the station in the mornings (times confirmed locally)

The Hotel Alpenrose is on half board.

A varied breakfast buffet is served each day, including a classic continental offering with daily hot options such as pancakes, eggs, bacon and local products. 

Each evening a four course set menu evening meal is served in the dining room.

Christmas and New Year dinners included


  • No of restaurants: 1

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

The Hotel Alpenrose can cater for special dietary requirements (vegetarians, vegans and gluten free diets). Please inform us of any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

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per person from £1109
Includes £90pp discount
15/03/2025 - 7 nights
2 adults
From Glasgow Int.
Half Board
Hotel Alpenrose
Jungfrau Ski Region, Wengen
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