Hotel des Alpes

via Stazione , Airolo, Ticino, Swiss Alps, 6780, Switzerland | Hotel
Prices starting from $144.00

Travel Blogs from Airolo

Half way home, hometown stopover again

A travel blog entry by laceys.log


... life. Another thing that came up was getting a COE for your car, it can be up to 90K now which is much more than when we lived here.

There was a huge thunderstorm while we were eating, the place lit up both through the front windows and shimmered down through the airwell – just as well these places are all roofed over, but they still retain the ambiance of a shophouse. We were back to the hotel before midnight, well and truly ready for a ...

The conference is nearly over

A travel blog entry by woodsies


... until the last couple of years for a sense of accomplishment and then was seriously I'll forma long time. He called out to God and was healed and given a new perspective on his work, at the same time meeting up with CSA and consequently working now for Christian schools.  At morning tea I talked with Sylvia. he and her husband Marcus work in a school in Vienna.  they bought the land and have set up two kindergartens and a primary school. It was only later that they discovered ...

Finding my long lost relatives

A travel blog entry by r1856


... We went to a few bars and one of the managers spoke english and he called one of the Cattaneos, but of course no one was home! Then we decided to go to the cemetary behind the church and found three of the relatives grave stones! We went home shortly after that and went to see the girl at the tourist office.This time she was able to talk to one on the list, he said he wasn't related to Giacomo , my grandma's brother but he thought his grand ...

Alps passes blocked by snow

A travel blog entry by adventurescot


... the same path for the first few miles. Then the problems began!! Roadwork's after Roadwork's it was all the way to Grindelwald. Finally after a nightmare journey here I parked the bike up and started wandering around this lovely town looking for a cafe where I could get a cuppa.

The town is surrounded by massively high mountains with snow and glaciers all over them. I took loads of photos around this area.

Grindelwald may well be a tourist town but for sure they ...

Sledging the Jet Lag Away!

A travel blog entry by gatravel


... for me anyway), Kristin doesn't drink coffee
• Drive to Grindelwald to attempt sledging
• AWESOME pizza in Grindelwald (I had the Quattro Formaggio—4 cheese, incl. blue cheese—pizza and ATE IT ALL!
• Welcome champagne at home
• Cocktails

It was such an awesome day. We were up in the mountains, the sun was shining and the air was crisp! We did the "Eiger ...


This hotel is located on via Stazione , Airolo.
Map this hotel


    More great choices in Airolo

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Airolo


    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel des Alpes Airolo

    3.00 of 5 stars Good