Knöpfel Apartment with 4 beds
Description of the holiday rental
The Chalet is located in the center of Lauterbrunnen. This nice 3-room apartment has 2 double-bedded rooms, 1 living room with radio, TV and internet, eat-in kitchen and 1 bathroom. From the big balcony you have a wonderful view to the Staubbach waterfall and the mountains. In winter the apartment is the perfect starting point for the ski areas in the Jungfrau Region (5 minutes walk to the train station).
Lauterbrunnen is situated in one of the most impressive trough valleys in the Alps, between gigantic rock faces and mountain peaks. With its 72 thundering waterfalls, secluded valleys, colourful alpine meadows and lonely mountain inns, the Lauterbrunnen Valley is one of the biggest nature conservation areas in Switzerland.
The very name ‘Lauter Brunnen’ (‘many fountains’) suggests the magnificence of this landscape. There are 72 waterfalls in the Lauterbrunnen Valley, the most famous being the Staubbach Falls. Plunging almost 300 metres from an overhanging rock face, they are one of the highest free-falling waterfalls in Europe. In 1779, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe visited the valley, and was inspired by the roaring waters to write his well-known poem ‘Spirit song over the waters’
Another deafening natural phenomenon are the Trümmelbach Falls in the ‘Black Monk’ mountain, hidden behind mighty rock faces. Up to 20,000 litres of water per second cascade over the ten glacier falls from a total height of about 200 metres. This spectacle can only be reached in summer by tunnel lift.
- Cable TV / Sat. TV
- Parking space
- Washing machine