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10 ideas for a change of scene.

Do you need a change of scene? The following ten accommodations offer the necessary relaxation or the sought-after adventure. The hosts are looking forward to your visit!

PODhouses and Atzmännig Lodge

Spend the night at the wooden igloos at Atzmännig Mountain - a true experience for large and small adventures. The PODhouses offer space for two to six people. Get more hotel feeling at the rustic alpine chic rooms of Atzmännig Lodge. Daredevils should not miss the rope adventure park or the toboggan run. Those who are looking for something iconic, should plan a moped tour through the picturesque Valley of Goldingen.

Wald Holiday Farm
Holidays in the country for the whole family: Wake up in the morning in the middle of nature with an amazing view at the newly renovated guest house. Discover Kindlimann family's farm close-by and plan excursions to the enchanting surroundings. 

Fischingen Monastery
The Fischigen Monastery is the perfect hideaway to gather strength and enjoy silence. The rooms are former monk's cells and radiate a cosy and monasterial atmosphere. Enjoy the home-brewed «Pilgrim» beer at the idyllic monastery garden and buy a selection of beers at the brewery store to take home.

Bleiche Wald
Bleiche's former factory rooms are a true oasis of well-being today: Enjoy romance at the unique rooms, relax at BleicheBath with a massage or at the sauna and get spoilt with culinary delicacies at the Bleichibeiz. And if you feel an urge for discovery: Bleiche is an ideal hub for biking and hiking tours in gorgeous surroundings!

The beautiful Drossli restaurant is located at the picturesque village of Gibswil right at the Route of St. James. The cosy holiday home is the perfect accommodation for pilgrims or explorers of the Töss Valley. Excursion destinations such as the Mondmilchgubel or the Tössscheidi are only few of the places to be discovered in the area.

The Light Miracle House 
This peaceful place of power is located at the highest village of Canton Zurich with a breathtaking view of the Alps. Your host Christoph Käsermann has creatively decorated the rooms and offers handicraft classes with clay or mosaic. A wonderful timeout for heads full of ideas.

Gyrenbad Restaurant
The Gyrenbad restaurant asks you to take a deep breath. Leave the daily routine behind at this venerable and historic country inn. Find restful sleep in the neat rooms after extended hike or bike excursions and enjoy regional specialities at the peaceful garden of the restaurant in the evening.

illuster Hotel
City or countryside? You must not take this decision when staying at illuster hotel. In Uster, the door to the Zurich Oberland, you will have it all: sun at Lake Greifensee, history to be discovered on the industrial trail or music to be rediscovered at the SwissJazzOrama before the illuster team will spoil you with tasty snacks at the Ustaria bar & terrace.

Wassberg Hotel

Enjoy the view at the Wassberg hotel of Lake Greifensee as far as the Black Forest. Experience holiday feeling at the quiet rooms, the gorgeous garden and the deck chairs of this historic country inn. Wassberg is a wonderful starting point for hikes, runs or bike tours.

Rössli Illnau

Relax in the sun at the beautiful garden after having been spoilt by the team of the Rössli Illnau gourmet restaurant that has been awarded with 14 Gault Millau points or spend the night in one of the nicely furnished rooms. Not enough for you? The area around Illnau offers various possibilities for sports or cultural activities.

Even more places to stay

Idyllic camp grounds located directly at the lake, guesthouses on the mountain and cosy bed & breakfasts and many more: Check out for yourself!

Attractive excursion destinations in the area

Take a refreshing dip in the Tobelbach, climb the highest mountain of Canton Zurich or discover cool caves. We will show you the most beautiful places and reveal the most exciting insider tips. Please contact us for detailed information and personal advise under +41 52 396 50 99 or via e-mail to