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Summer and winter holidays in the Swiss Alps: unforgettable!

Hotel Seaside offers you an ideal starting point for excursions and activities, during summer and winter holidays in the Swiss Alps. Enjoy our peaceful location on Lake Thun and the breathtaking view from Hotel Seaside as well as the well-signposted hiking trails in the Bernese Oberland. Not only hikers and walkers, but also water rats, golf fans, sailors, and amateur footballers can find their own personal paradise of activity here. Moreover, you really should add a day of skiing near Interlaken to your to-do list, ideal for clearing your head between seminars, events and special occasions.

Decide spontaneously what you want to do on holiday in the Swiss Alps.

Hiking, walking & strolling

Imposing mountains, undulating hills, spectacular ridges, flat riverside paths, and vast alpine pastures – Spiez offers numerous opportunities for hiking and walking. Winter hiking through snow-covered landscapes on your holidays in the Swiss Alps is particularly impressive. And where to start? Right on the front doorstep of your hotel in Spiez.

Biking & cycling

The gentle hilly landscape around Hotel Seaside is perfect for cycling. If you prefer to pedal a little harder, the mountain paths are just right for you. Cosy field and forest paths, fantastic single trails, and technically demanding routes make biker's hearts race faster.

Golf & miniature golf

Dare to tee off into happiness on the perfectly prepared golf courses on your holiday in the Swiss Alps, look forward to fun and games at the Open Standard miniature golf course in Spiez, or try your hand at the modern golf simulator. You certainly won’t regret it.

Boats, pedalos & ships

An outdoor sensation in picturesque surroundings: leisurely rides by boat, pedalo, or ship on the deep blue lake and in the bright sunshine. The gentle bobbing of the waves and the fascinating view of the Swiss Alps know how to enchant.

Swimming & diving

Do you love enjoying nature and feel like swimming in Lake Thun? Then immerse yourself in the blue-green waters of Lake Thun and let yourself be enchanted by its underwater world. Or else, we recommend the open-air and lakeside resort of Spiez with its many heated pools to play sports and splash around and its spacious sunbathing lawn.

Bowling & billiards

Bowling and billiards offer recreational fun for individuals, companies, and clubs. Timeout Bowling has 12 professional lanes as well as 5 billiard tables – ideal for demonstrating your skills or strengthening the team spirit.

Canoeing & Sailing

Surfing and paddling as well as canoeing and sailing on Lake Thun are just some of the water sports that make Lake Thun an El Dorado for water rats. Take part in a beginners’ or advanced course and polish up your technique.

Beach volleyball & beach soccer

Beach soccer, beach volleyball, beach tennis, handball or badminton – no matter what you are up for, in the Beach Arena of Spiez you can enjoy exuberant sand sports in the most beautiful bay in Europe.

Criminal investigations

Need a rush of adrenaline? Then become a detective and go to Spiez to look for clues. The idyllic place on Lake Thun has become the scene of a terrible crime that you have to solve. Participation is free, possible at any time and requires no registration.

Museums & culture

The Castle Museum, the Toy Museum Thun, the Artilleriewerk Faulensee, the Festung Hondrich, the Rebberge vineyards and cellars, the Heimatmuseum – visit the most important places of this beautiful little town on Lake Thun and immerse yourself in the local culture and traditions.

Skiing & snowboarding

Discover a multi-faceted winter wonderland while on holidays near Interlaken in Switzerland. The Interlaken holiday region in Switzerland scores highly with its five different skiing and snowboarding areas offering impressive panoramic views and lots of fun and action. Professional ski & snowboarding schools will help you to perfect your technique.