Murren

Overview

High altitude skiing, a charming small traffic free village set above the Lauterbrunnen valley. Murren is a pleasant escape from the large purpose built resorts of some of the better known alpine destinations.Stunning views of the surrounding mountains acroos the valley to the mighty Eiger. Add to this the Schilthorn run with is 1300 metres vertical and amazing views.

Positive

Quiet and traditional

Beautiful scenery

Excellent snow higher up the mountain

Negative

  • Quiet nightlife
  • Small local ski area
  • Lower slopes can be in poor condition

Offslope/apres ski

Good sports centre and a few small bars that get quite animated après ski

Our View

Traditional Swiss resort with stunning views and the mighty Schilthorn run

At a glance

Chalets:
0
Hotel & Apartments:
3
Pistes:
214 kms (area)
Resort height:
1650 metres
Top station:
2971 metres

Suitability

Experts:
3 stars
Intermediates:
5 stars
Beginners:
3 stars
Non-Skiers:
1 stars
Scenery:
5 stars
Resort charm:
4 stars
Nightlife:
2 stars