Holiday apartment in the Emmental, Switzerland, "The Old Cheese Dairy"
Site: 46°52'08" N / 07°46'09" E
Our house - in traditional rural chalet style - is situated in a very quiet region at an altitude of 950 m above sea level in the municipality of Eggiwil, a village in the upper Emmental between Berne and Lucerne.
The holiday apartment is located on the first floor and is equipped to provide every comfort. Isolated farms, hamlets and small groups of houses are typical for the hilly region of the upper Emmental. Our house, situated on a sunny site with a beautiful view, is together with a farm and another house part of such a settlement.
Large pine forests and pastures invite you to go on short or extended hikes. The "Hohgant", 2197 m high, marks the first range of the alps and is the destination of more challenging hikes.
Shopping and services
Food and commodities for daily demands are available in the village of Eggiwil, including a small supermaket with drugstore, 2 bakeries, a cheese dairy and a butcher shop.
A post office, two banks, a medical practice, garages and a motorbike and bicycle shop complete the services.