Looking for that Caribbean feeling?

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Stretched out on a sun lounger, sipping a cocktail, gazing over turquoise waters? Working up a sun tan while you read a good book? This is the perfect vision of a beach holiday. But sometimes, the fabulous is right outside your door – or in our case, around the corner from our four-star hotel. Just 5 minutes from the signinahotel, or 1 hour and 45 minutes from Zurich, lies Lake Cauma. It’s one of Switzerland’s most beautiful bodies of water, and it’s the perfect place to relax. On Tripadvisor, Dorissaxel describes the lake very fittingly: “A Caribbean vibe in the heart of the mountains!”

The crystal-clear water with its exceptional colour immediately calls to mind white sandy beaches, palm trees and, of course, the sea. Pure relaxation! Corinne80 writes: “Lake Cauma was on my bucket list ... I had my wish granted, and I certainly wasn’t disappointed!!! The lake is really unique. Beautiful!” The positive comments keep coming: “Magical and crystal clear. Wow!! An oasis in the Alps. Simply great.”

According to the current 20min.ch Mountain Lakes poll, there are none more beautiful than Lake Cauma – with Lake Cresta a close second. Both lakes are true highlights of Flims Laax Falera and are well worth a spot on your list, too.

How to get to Lake Cauma from the signinahotel

  • 5 minutes by car, PostBus or shuttle bus to the Flims Waldhaus car park, then an 800-metre walk to the Lake Cauma lift
  • Just 20 minutes by bike through the Flims forest
  • Just 45 minutes on foot through the Flims forest

Good to know
Refreshments:
Restaurant Caumasee and kiosk
Facilities: changing rooms | WC | outdoor showers | beach volleyball field | large playground | pedalo, rowing boat and stand-up paddle board rental
Entry: purchase your ticket quickly and easily using our new LAAX Inside app, from reception, or at the ticket counter.



How to get to Lake Cresta from the signinahotel

  • 6 minutes by car, 10 minutes by PostBus or shuttle bus to the car park/bus stop, then a short walk to the lake
  • Just 35 minutes by bike through the Flims forest
  • 90 minutes’ walk through the Flims forest and past Lake Cauma and the Conn panorama platform

Good to know
Refreshments: Gasthaus Crestasee and kiosk
Facilities: changing rooms | WC | outdoor shower
Entry: tickets are only available at the ticket counter.

Tick off another item on your bucket list. Book your holiday at the signinahotel today and prepare to be captivated.

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Lake Cauma and Lake Cresta

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