Summer in the Hotel Eiger
July 1, 2013
In July we invite you, to explore your senses in different ways. For example, you can enjoy "Wine & Tapas" in the Gepsi Bar with small appetizers from the summer menu in restaurant Barry's. Or you can enjoy our Selfness Center with different kinds of treatments with our natural Alpienne products, which will spoil your body and revitalize your sense of smell with our fragrant mountain flowers and herbs. And our wonderful surrounding nature in Grindelwald will affect all of your senses - as well as our events in July! We are looking forward to welcoming you and wish you an amazing mountain summer!
family Heller & the Eiger team
Enjoy some easygoing and sunny days in summerlike Grindelwald! 3 overnights in a twin room Basic including breakfast and dinner (halfboard). Valid in summer 2013. 3 overnights from CHF 450 per person. More information
Creperie (pancakes) in our Galleria
NEW: In July and August we turn our restaurant Galleria into a creperie (thin pancakes) on the 1st floor. Enjoy our fresh sweet and delicious crêpes from CHF 7 on - open daily except Wednesday. Reservation possible under email@example.com
Come - choose - enjoy
Imagine you book halfboard and are able to eat what you want from the à la carte menu; as many courses as you wish and only what you feel like. This can't be true? Yes, it is! If you book halfboard 2 days and more, you are able to choose from our à la carte menu during the weekdays for CHF 40 per person and day. On Fridays we serve Fondue Chinoise and on Saturdays grilled culinary treats. Make your reservation under the keyword "come - choose - enjoy"! We are looking forward to seeing you!
1st Eiger Ultra Trail - harder than climbing the north face
20th & 21st July 2013
For the 1st time, Grindelwald arranges the Eiger Ultra Trail which is the first Ultra Trail Running event in the Bernese Oberland with the different stages Grosse Scheidegg, First, mountainhotel Faulhorn, Schynige Platte, Wengen, Männlichen, Kleine Scheidegg and underneath the Eiger Northface will guarantee a spectacle and an amazing mountain experience. The route E101 with 101 kilometers as well as 6700 altitude difference is a tough test for every trail running participant. Ueli Steck, the Eiger Ultra Trail ambassador, is convinced: I believe the Eiger Ultra Trail is harder than climbing the North face on my own..." Even though you have a stop for refreshment at the Faulhorn at 2680metres with the mountain award. More information under www.eigerultratrail.ch
Great weeks of Eigerness
In Grindelwald you'll find a rich variety of culture and tradition. Myths and stories about past times and happenings from these days are still close and ongoing. Discover the typical Switzerland, enjoy the local specialties and let yourself be taken away by the glacier village Grindelwald
- 22nd - 28th July 2013 (final with traditional costume festivity at Männlichen)
- 19th - 25th August 2013 (final with Mountain divine service at the Grosse Scheidegg)
- 9th - 15th September 2013 (final with Alpkäse (mountain cheese) festivity at the Grosse Scheidegg)
- More information under www.eigerness.ch
75 years anniversary Eiger North Wall
11th - 12th July 2013
The Eigernorth wall is one the largest northface in the Alps. Many mountain climbers dreamt of being the 1st to conquer this famous wall. Many tragedies and finally the successful first ascent is enough reasons to celebrate the "75years since the 1st ascent of the North Face. Grindelwald Tourismus, together with Grindelwaldsports, Eigervision, rescue center Grindelwald, Mountain Guide association Grindelwald und the Swiss Alp Club invite 50 jounalists to Grindelwald. More information under www.eigernorthface.ch
Street festival in Grindelwald
From July 3rd till August 21st every Wednesday "join the street party": With live music and lots of culinary bonuses the village street moves to a car-free and cozy esplanade. Go slumming and enjoy the hustle and bustle: Pick up the summer feeling and the good mood! Our climbing wall on the hotel is open on this evening and supervised (good weather only). More information
Wine tasting in the Restaurant Barry's
Friday, 19th July 2013 at 5 pm (in german)
Learn in a pleasurable way how to become a wine connoisseur. You'll see: The basic knowledge is easy to achieve. What to consider you'll learn from our Stv. Restaurant Manager Karin Balmer. Theme this time is "les vins de la suisse romande"
- Winetasting with 2 white- and 4 redwines incl. bread and cheese from Grindelwald
- no previous knowledge needed
- participation fee CHF 30 per person
- inscription in the Eiger Selfness Hotel under +41 33 854 31 31 or via Email firstname.lastname@example.org
We congratulate our students
We congratulate our students to their successful exams and wish them all the best on their private and occupational future!
- Damien Baticle, cook
- Sophie Novak, cook
- Jessika Jeker, fully trained restaurant clerk
- Tamara Lohner, Hotel Management Assistant
We are VERY proud of you and your achievements!
Daniel & Gisela Heller and the Eiger-Team