• TravelEAR Abroad: Reach New Heights at this Mountain Hotel

    Welcome back, travelEARS! Get your hiking boots on because today we are climbing all the way to Hotel Pilatus-Kulm.

    This hotel is perfect for all of the fans of the Disney Mountains, whether it is the Matterhorn of Expedition Everest!

    About This Hotel

    Kriens, Switzerland
    Typical Cost:
    $250-$400 / night

    Opened in 1890, the hotel was recently restored the than grandeur of its original opening. Here, you'll feel enjoy the clean, clear mountain air while enjoying the delicious dining in the Queen Victoria dining room. This is also a perfect location to see the incredible sunsets and star-filled skies each night.

    When you come to this hotel, you won’t actually be climbing to its peak. Instead, this mountain top hotel can be reached by cable car (open all year round) or the world’s steepest cogwheel railway (open May-November).

    The rooms are incredibly comfortable. You can stay in one of 27 different standard rooms, with each one providing an incredible panorama of the earth below. There are also incredibly luxurious suites available.

    So if you are willing to brave the cold and the height, Hotel Pilatus-Kulm is an experience you will never forget! See you next week as we continue to take you, the TravelEAR, Abroad.

    About TravelEAR Abroad
    Every year, thousands of families pack up and make annual visits to the happiest place on Earth. The typical TravelEAR (that is, the typical Disney vacationer) is very much accustomed to hotels branded with "© Disney" symbols everywhere. TravelEAR Abroad focuses on different lodgings around the globe. Each installment takes a look at places with unique or magical twists beyond the standard double-occupancy non-smoking room. Sit back and relax as we take you, the TravelEAR, abroad!
  • Recent Articles