Accomodations Look & Book
Pure holiday enjoyment! You can look forward to receiving a present – as long as you spend three nights or more at the same accommodation provider in Appenzell and the surrounding area. The Appenzeller Holiday Card is our gift to welcome you. It will be given to you as a present on your arrival by most hotels, mountain inns, holiday apartments and Bed & Breakfast establishments. Ask for your Appenzeller Holiday Card when making your reservation and enjoy Appenzell and its surroundings! Straightforward, generous, close to nature, surprising, genuine and hospitable – that’s Appenzell.
You can benefit from over 20 free offers:
Benefits for the hole year
- Ostwind Transport Association, free travel in around Appenzell, valid in 2nd class.
PubliCar, free trip (supplement CHF 5.00), Tel. +14 (0)848 55 30 60.
- Wasserauen–Ebenalp cable car, 2 trips.
- Hoher Kasten revolving restaurant and cable car, 2 trips.
- Jakobsbad–Kronberg cable car, 2 trips.
- Museum Appenzell, free admission.
- Museum of Art Appenzell, free admission.
- Museum Ziegelhütte, free admission.
- Brauchtumsmusem Urnäsch (Museum of Appenzueller Customs), free admission.
- Volkskundemusem Stein (Folkolore Museum), free admission.
- Appezöller Taler, 1 coin available free of charge from Tourist Information Appenzell.
- Appenzell indoor tennis centre, one-time use.
- Appenzeller Demonstration Cheese Dairy, Stein, free entry plus iPad guide.
- Appenzell crime fiction paperback 1 copy, in german, available from Manser's Käsewelt, Chäs-Sutter and Appenzeller Käseladen Salesis.
Additional benefits for summer
- Brauerei Locher AG, 1 free Appenzell beer to taste in the «Brauquöll Appenzell» Visitors‘ Center of Brauerei Locher AG, every Monday at 1 pm
- Kronberg audio walk, one-time use
- Appenzeller Badi outdoor pool, free admission
- Jakobsbad toboggan run, 1 ride
- Cycle hire, one-time free cycle hire against a deposit (electric bike, MTB or City bike) · Dani’s Velolade, Tel. +41 (0)71 787 25 35
· Neff Zweirad, Tel. +41 (0)71 787 34 77
· Stefan Gollino, Tel. +41 (0)71 787 48 38
· StreuleZweirad GmbH, Tel. +41 (0)71 787 12 89
Additional benefits for winter
- Yoga lesson, 1 free lesson, Mondays and Thursdays, book at Tourist Information.
- Sled hire, 1 day free sled hire from Appenzell rail station (deposit required).
- Cross-country ski hire, 1 day free cross-country ski hire (deposit re quired).
- Ice skate hire, free skate hire at the Natureisbahn in Weissbad.
- Brauerei Locher AG, 1 free Glühbier (mulled ale) at the Brauquöll Appenzell Visitor Centre at Brauerei Locher AG.
- Chlidren's ski lesson, free group ski lesson for children up to 12 years old, excludes ski pass, available for the entire duration of your stay, excludes Sundays.
- Skilift Horn, 1 free evening ski pass, Tuesdays and Fridays.
- Snwoshoe hire, free snowshoe and stick hire (deposit required).