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The hotel for your cycling holiday in Switzerland

Are you planning a cycling holiday in Switzerland? Spiez on Lake Thun offers active holidaymakers a terrific network of cycling and mountain bike trails that appeal to both leisurely cyclists as well as sporty mountain bikers during their cycling holiday in Switzerland. Spectacular natural landscapes, idyllic villages, and tranquil places to stop for refreshment along the way and entice you to linger in the shade of the powerful Niesen mountain. That’s how cycling holidays in Switzerland should be.

We are the experts among cycling hotels in Switzerland!

Geared towards pleasure and enjoyment on two wheels, the Swiss Bike Hotels are your partners for cycling holidays in Switzerland whether racing, mountain biking, or e-biking on a leisurely cycling tour – your hosts themselves are enthusiastic cyclists. Either you bring your own bike or hire one on site. The most beautiful panoramic routes, mountain bike trails, and racing bike routes lie in front of our doorstep – absolute cycling fun.

Your cycling hotel in Switzerland – tested and recommended

The Swiss Bike Hotels, and therefore, Hotel Seaside, your seminar hotel in Switzerland, fulfil the following criteria:

  • Lockable bike or bicycle storage with direct access
  • Bike or cycle cleaning station with repair kit
  • Overnight laundry service for sportswear (self-service)
  • Showers available on the day of departure
  • Rich breakfast offer
  • Packed lunch on request
  • Detailed informational material and tour suggestions
  • Collaboration with specialists for bike rental, repairs and tours


If you are already on site and would like to set off spontaneously on a mountain biking trip through the Alps during your cycling holiday, nothing stands in your way. Two e-bikes (S + M sizes) including helmets are available at the reception of your hotel, Seaside, in Spiez and are at your disposal at any time.


Special hire rates for guests of Hotel Seaside

1 full day:                       CHF 29.00 per bike

1 half day:                      CHF 19.00 per bike

Touring tips for the Bernese Oberland

Stage 2 of the Aare tour

Route: Meiringen-Spiez

Length: 48km

Difficulty: medium

The clear deep Lake Brienz, the shallow Lake Thun, the trendy town of Interlaken and the three ice giants, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau – ride your bike along an enchanting picture postcard landscape that will amaze you from beginning to end during your biking holiday in Switzerland.

Stage 3 of the Aare route

Route: Spiez – Bern

Length: 50km

Difficulty: easy

Bern, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with its culture, sights, and arcades is worth a visit on a cycling holiday in Switzerland. Combine your visit with a bike ride through the vast Aare valley and admire the traditional villages, modern industry, open fields, and impressive water meadow landscapes.

Stage 3 of the Lake route

Route: Gstaad – Spiez

Length: 52 km

Difficulty: medium

The wild waters of the Simme, the picturesque tranquillity of Lake Thun, and the ornate wooden houses in Simmertal are bound to leave a lasting impression. Discover this paradise for water sports fans during your biking holidays in Switzerland.

Stage 4 of the Lake route

Route: Spiez – Meiringen

Length: 48 km

Difficulty: medium

A stage of contrasts: the lively town of Interlaken and the tranquillity of Lake Brienz, the imposing mountain giants Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau and the roaring Giessbach waterfall – a true spectacle of nature.