hiking with the family in Arosa | © Tourismus Savognin Bivio Albula AG

Fine family holidays

Action & relaxation at the Waldhotel Arosa in the Swiss Alps

Arosa is a haven for families with children, offering plenty to see, do and explore for not only youngsters but also their parents and grandparents.

Both Arosa and nearby Lenzerheide have their own mascot loved by kids. In fact, Arosa has a whole "bear gang", the "Bärenbande", while friendly Globi looks forward to showing youngsters around Lenzerheide.

The Waldhotel Arosa is the perfect basecamp for families staying in the region thanks to its children's club, children's restaurant and special spa treatments for children as well as lots more highlights for all the family.

A few ideas for families staying at the hotel:

  • themed walking trails
  • BBQ spots
  • rushing streams
  • adventure play areas
  • modern outdoor pool
  • great bike trails
  • lots more besides
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Indoor play area

Fun & games in the Indoor Funpark

When the weather is bad – or the kids fancy something new – why not visit the indoor play area known as the Indoor Funpark at the hotel Sunstar? It has everything from a ballpit and climbing area to slides, a bouncy castle, a football pitch and mini driving area. There is also a café where adults can relax while keeping an eye on what's going on in the play area.

  • Opening times: in summer when the weather is bad
  • Details: Tel. +41 81 378 70 20 or on Facebook

Arosa Bärenland

Bear sanctuary and education centre

The Arosa Bärenland is a bear sanctuary and education centre where visitors can learn about these beautiful animals and meet the sanctuary's three bears: Jamila, Meimo, Sam and Amelia

Experience Bärenland

high Ropes Course Arosa Grisons | © Savognin Tourismus i.S., A. Flütsch

High-rope adventure park

Nerve-jangling day out for all the family

The Seilpark Arosa is a high-rope adventure park free of charge to holders of the Arosa All-Inclusive Card. It has eight courses, including two aimed at children.

Rope Park

Squirrel adventure trail

A firm favourite among families, this trail teaches kids and parents all about squirrels. At the end of the trail there is a play area with a BBQ spot.

Experience Einhörnliweg

Journeys of discovery

With your phone

Swiss-O-Finder, the treasure hunt and the Bärenland adventure trail all feature a guided game – with and without a smartphone – all about the region.

Journeys of discovery

Events in summer

Family highlights in the school holidays

This year once again there will be lots of cool events going on in summer aimed at kids, parents and grandparents. Highlights include the Kinderland Open Air and Zirkus Lollypop in July as well as Klapperlapapp in August.


Family activities galore in summer and autumn

From the Waldhotel Arosa it is just a short journey to Lenzerheide – a great destination for all the family in summer and autumn. Activities include mountain biking, water sports, summer tobogganing, a high-rope adventure park and fun with Globi, the friendly mascot.

Family activities

FAQs about summer vacation with children

Family vacation at Waldhotel Arosa

Yes, why? Quite simply: Not only the diverse adventure possibilities in the region speak for a family vacation in Arosa. The hotel is also well prepared for the needs of families and children. In addition, our staff lovingly takes care of all concerns that arise during a vacation with children. They advise families individually on the most suitable offers for them in the region.

  • Children check in
  • Own bed linen
  • Own bathrobe & slippers
  • Splash time in the swimming pool
  • Sauna session with parents from 14 years old
  • Children's pass with the following services: Visit behind the reception with a surprise gift, free children's drinks, as much ice cream as you want

What a holiday!

There is so much to see, do and explore in the region.

Families will be spoilt for choice on holiday at the Waldhotel Arosa.

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