Chateau d'Oex tourist information & hotel reservations.
We warmly welcome you to visit Chateau-dOex and wish you a wonderful vacation.
The western Alpine Swiss resort of Château d'Oex is situated in a beautiful valley at 970 meters elevation, which attracts visitors during any season. The ski village of Chateau-d'Oex as well as the nearby Rougemont provide travellers with a good range of activities, including but not limited to downhill and cross-country skiing, rafting and canyoning, swimming, great hiking paths, ballooning, horseback riding, and mountain biking.
The Swiss resort of Château d'Oex (in Vaud) has direct access to fifty kilometers of skiable terrain, with twenty two individual runs, accessed by ten lifts. In addition to the skiing in Château d'Oex itself, part of the Glacier-Alpes Vaudoises skiing area, the appropriate lift pass will give one access to the ski slopes in other Glacier-Alpes Vaudoises winter resorts such as Anzère, Gstaad, Les Diablerets, Leysin etc. Château d'Oex has snowmaking facilities, there are three snow cannons ready to support the snow base when needed. The ten lifts of the resort have capacity of five thousand riders per hour.
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Château dOex Après Ski
There are few resorts in the area where visitors are able to stop off in a cafe or bar after the slopes for a coffee or an après ski tipple without worrying you will miss the last ski bus to your hotel. One can get a train back to Château-d'Oex from Zweissemen, Saanenmoser, Rougemont, Saanen or Gstaad almost any time of the evening! There are also several cozy bars and restaurants in Chateau-d'Oex itself, as well as the La Bamba disco, which is often quite lively.
Chateau d'Oex Transportation
There are 4 airports within 2 hours drive from Chateau-d'Oex, so ski weekends, and short family holidays to the resort are very popular. The nearest airport is this in Sion, which is only one hour away by car.
For flights, trains and car-rental reservations as well as for buses, coaches and taxi ski transfers refer to the general Switzerland Transportation page!