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Amenities Arosa

last updated: October 24, 2012

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 1800 m
Inhabitants - total: 3003
By a lake  X 
Country side  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
max. 3 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 50
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 4434
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 3100
Group lodging - total beds: 502
Youth hostel  X 
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Mountain hut / Alpine hut  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
Families / children - all year round  
Quality label 'Families Welcome'  X 
Other information all year round  
Hobby-courses summer and/or winter (course language): Musikkurswochen
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 600
Mountain railways - info phone: +41 (0)81 378 84 84
Highlight / Special offers Summer:  
Top News / Special offers summer Gratis-Berg Egal wo Sie übernachten, Sie benützen die Bergbahnen gratis. Auch Badi, Bus, Pedalo, Eissporthalle und vieles mehr sind kostenlos. So oft Sie wollen.
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 1800 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 2653 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 3
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2653 m
Cable-cars in summer - total: 2
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 200 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 27 km
Mountainbike slopes 62 km marked
Downhill bike slopes 3.8 km marked
Beach volleyball terrain, public 2 Number
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Altein Wasserfälle
Families / children - in summer  
Children's animation, organized  X 
Other information for summer  
Cultural sights: Grösstes Wasserspiel Europas, Schanfigger Heimatmuseum "Eggahuus", Bergkirchli (erbaut 1492)
Technical sights: Langwieser Viadukt, Luftseilbahn Arosa-Weisshorn
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Planetenweg, Naturkundliche Wanderung Isel, Eichhörnchenweg, Wanderbares Bilderbuch, Sagenwanderung, 10-Seen-Plausch
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL
Top News / New infrastructure winter  
Top News winter: Schneesicher. Neuer Henna-Stall bei der Tschuggenhütte. Botta Bergoase und Coaster beim Tschuggen Grand Hotel..
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1
Live Cam 2
Detailed local Weather Link
Winter sports area / Transport installations in winter  
Name of winter sports area: Arosa
Altitude of alpine ski area, from 1800 m
Altitude of alpine ski area, up to 2653 m
Price one day pass adult 61 CHF
Price one day pass children 20 CHF
Snow sports school (phone.) +41 (0)81 378 75 00 /+41 (0)81 356 56 60
Ski bus  X 
Local transport installations in winter - total: 13
Subregional transport installations - total: 13
Highest point reached via transport installations in winter 2653 m
Cable-cars - total: 2
Snow conveyor - number: 2
Gondolas - total: 1
Chairlifts - total: 6
Skilifts - total: 4
Babylift - Number: 3
Alpine Skiing  
Snow - info phone: 081 378 84 50
Name mesurepoint Station Lichtklimatorisches Observatorium Arosa
Point of measure ski area bottom 1800 m
Point of measure ski area top 2653 m
Number of slopes: 20
Local ski slopes 70.5 km marked
Downhill slopes in local ski area with snow canons 20 km
Alpine ski area with skipass subregion 100 km
Slopes for night skiing, illuminated 2 km
Level of difficulty of slopes 35 % beginners
Level of difficulty of slopes 50 % intermediates
Level of difficulty of slopes 15 % advanced
Alpine ski area surface 26000 m2:
Slope with powder snow(Freeride) 40 km checked and marked
Fun / Obstacle or Snowboard Park - total: 1
Snow canons for snowboardpark  X 
Halfpipes - total: 1
Lowest Snowboardpark 2016 m
Highest Snowboardpark 2052 m
Snowboard - info phone: +41 (0)81 378 84 50
Cross-country skiing / winter hiking  
Cross-country skiing - info phone: +41 (0)81 378 70 22
Altitude of cross-country ski area, from 1610 m
Altitude of cross-country ski area, up to 1936 m
Cross-country skiing slopes, classic 28 km local
Skating slopes 11 km
Cross-country skiing slope, illuminated at night 4 km
Dog slopes 1 km marked
Winter hiking trails 60 km marked and prepared
Snowshoe trail 100 km marked
Tobogganing - Info phone: +41 (0)81 378 70 22
Tobogganing installations - total: 3
Tobogganing installations - total length:m 4400
Total difference in altitude of all installations 700 m
Tobogganing slopes (toboggans only) total 4300 m maintained
Tobogganing trails total 3 m marked
Tobogganing by night, illuminated 3000
Snow canons for tobogganing installation  X 
Public transportation to tobogganing installation  X 
Toboggan rental possible  X 
Families / children - in winter  
Children's snowpark, maintained  X 
Children's animation, public  X 
Children's day-care, organized  X 
Other information for winter  
Camping ground in winter  X 
Excursions on a horse-drawn sleigh, organized  X 
Curling rinks number 4
"""Other """"in"""" sports (winter):""" Snowbike
Interesting Link - additional winter info - URL
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.