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Regarded as one of Switzerland’s best-kept secrets, Arosa is little known in the UK. Nestled in a wonderful location in the stunning wooded Schanfigger Valley, it is blessed by sunny days and an impressive snow record.

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Offering sophistication and traditional Swiss charm it is the perfect place for those learning to ski with a variety of lovely blue wide cruisey runs to choose from. There is also a good mix of reds and some challenging blacks for the more advanced. Non-skiers won’t be disappointed either with plenty of activities to choose from and some excellent hotel facilities.

Activities and indulgences for You

With flattering pistes and long lunches with like-minded people, Arosa is the perfect place for a ski holiday in Switzerland. Skiing here is a joy and with a range of first-class restaurants on and off the slopes, Arosa is hard to fault. Try the Hörnlihütte at lunchtime for traditional dishes, a big terrace and fantastic views.

Fun for the Kids

Arosa is the perfect place for little ones to learn to ski in our Yeti Primer programme and for older novices our SnoZone Beginners programme is tailored to their needs. Away from the slopes there’s plenty to keep them busy too, and because Arosa is a compact resort, with some hotels enjoying ski-in/ski-out convenience, they are never far from fun on the slopes either on skis or tobogganing. 

Map of Arosa

Getting There

Easily reached from Zurich airport in 2 1/2 hours. The transfer includes a picturesque hour long train ride up to the resort from Chur.

Ski Facts

Altitude of Village1800m
Altitude of Ski Area1800m - 2653m
Number of Lifts 42
Total Pistes 225km (Arosa and Lenzerheide)
Snow CannonsYES
Longest Run 5.5km
Cross Country Skiing32km
Mountain Restaurants9