Every spring the nostalgic Gotthelf-Märit attracts thousands of visitors to the historic center of the village of Sumiswald. They revel in the authentic ambiance of a fair from yesteryear.
The stately country inn dating from 1698 is situated opposite the famous monastery and Tête de Moine cheese museum of Bellelay. High-quality gentle refurbishments in the past years. 11 bright hotel rooms, 1 dormitory for 20 persons, pool table and lounge, table football, bar. Looking out of the windows, one can see horses grazing. The restaurant is famous for its creative seasonal cuisine, trout dishes, grilled meat, and crepes. Garden restaurant, different party rooms.
This medieval castle (11th to 14th century) occupying a commanding position over Lake Neuchâtel is home to an extraordinary collection of weapons and armour, as well as models of the castle and of the celebrated Battle of Grandson (1476), in which Swiss soldiers defeated the army of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy.