About the area

About the area


Una Lodge Location

Summer Activities

Ask for your Summer Activities Card from Üna Lodge reception, offering free access to the cable cars and buses as well as discounts on a wide variety of attractions. The perfect way to explore the Canton of Valais in the summer.

With over 400 km of walking trails, Verbier has a hike for everyone. Up magnificent peaks, through the forest or along waterways, there are endless paths to explore. Wonder through alpine meadows and awe at the rushing waterfalls and spectacular views. With a little luck, hikers may encounter chamois, mountain goats and marmots.

During the summer months, guests at Üna gain free access to the cable cars and buses, as well as discounts on a wide variety of activities with the Verbier Infinity Pass.

Welcome to the mountain bikers Mecca!

With 206 kilometres of enduro track, and 65 kilometres of single track, Verbier is fast becoming the largest mountain biking terrain in the alps.

For those who fancy a slightly more leisurely explore of the mountains by bike, e-bikes are available for hire from Ski Service and are a great way to cover the whole area, without the need for pro-rider fitness or stamina!

With over 560 routes and 30 climbing sites, experienced climbers can reach dizzying heights whilst beginners can practice on the outdoor climbing wall. Take in the magnificent scenery as you climb your way around this beautiful region.

The Canton of Valais offers a variety of fixed rope adventure trails. Iron rungs, carved steps, ladders and bridges will guide you across cliff faces and above gorges. This is a safe and fun way to experience climbing without ropes and perfect for anyone looking for a physical and mental challenge. Not for the faint-hearted!

You can rent harnesses and safety helmets from Ski Service, guests receive a 20% discount.

HIIT training, trail runs and yoga – Verbier is the perfect high altitude fitness retreat.

Check out mountainbeachfitnessretreats.com who offer training programs and fitness holidays throughout the summer.

Experience an exhilarating downhill ride on cross country scooters. Scooters can be hired from Ruinette and Medran lift stations.

Winter or summer alike, experience the thrill of flying. Take to the skies for a glorious birds eye view of Verbier. www.verbier-summits.com

Valais offers a gentle 82 km ride from Üna Lodge to the coast of Lake Geneva. Enjoy the leisurely ride through vineyards and villages situated alongside the stunning waters of the Rhone. If you are looking for a challenge, Valais offers some steep climbs up the most famous alpine passes. No matter what your level, you will find whatever you seek in this biker’s paradise.

Situated at an altitude of 1600m, the Les Esserts golf course is surrounded by spectacular alpine views. This 18 hole course with spacious fairways and greens will provide golfers with the perfect place to master the short game.

Winter Activities

Guests at Üna receive a 5-10% discount on ski passes if booked online in advance through Ski Service. Collect your ski pass from Üna Lodge reception and be on the ski lift within minutes.

Take your pick – Verbier 4 Valleys with 410 km of piste making it the largest ski area in the Swiss Alps. Or how about Bruson? This sparsely tree-lined area offers fantastic powder skiing in a beautiful setting.

Guests at Una Lodge benefit from a 20% discount on ski and snowboard hire with our partner Ski Service.

Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced skier, taking a ski lesson is always a great way to learn new skills, get to know the local area and stay safe on the hill as well as finding the best lunch spots of course! We recommend New Generation – please contact us for help with organising a lesson

Heliskiing is the most exhilarating way to find untracked terrain. Whether your an extreme rider or just looking for a remote alpine tour, with heli-skiing you have it all.

www.heliskiing-switzerland.com

Winter or summer alike, experience the thrill of flying. Take to the skies for a glorious birds eye view of Verbier. www.verbier-summits.com

At Champex Lac, just a 20 minute drive from Üna Lodge, you will find a stunning lake which freezes over in the winter. Hire some ice skates and cruise the winter wonderland.

A perfect activity for all the family. Relax and enjoy the ride or take the reins and learn how to be a musher whilst breathing in the stunning alpine scenery. Experiences range from half a day or a full day’s excursion including a raclette lunch. www.chiensdetraineau.ch

Discover one of the longest sledge runs in Switzerland. With a descent of almost 900 vertical meters, this is a ride to remember. Guaranteed fun for all the family.

Getting here/Location

Train

We recommend the beautiful train journey from Geneva Airport which departs every 30 minutes. Experience a spectacular welcome to Switzerland as the train hugs the dramatic coastline of Lac Leman (Lake Geneva). With only one change in Martigny, the train drops you at Le Châble station, just meters from Üna Lodge.

By Car

The nearest airport is Geneva, which is under two hours’ drive away. Sion airport which is only 45 minutes away has recently started offering direct flights from six major UK airports. There are a vast number of car hire companies at the airport and here at Üna Lodge we have seven onsite parking spaces for your convenience.

Airport transfers

Shared airport transfers from Geneva start at 70CHF per person. Private transfers are also available at your request.

www.alpinexpress.com

The transfer bus will pick you up and drop you off within walking distance of Üna Lodge. (Approximately 5 minutes)

Bus

The bus stop is located opposite Üna Lodge. Buses leave every hour to and from Verbier until 12.30am everyday (9.30pm during summer months).

Lift Station

Located in the centre of two fantastic ski areas – Verbier and Bruson, access to the mountain from Üna Lodge could not be more convenient! You can be in Verbier town in nine minutes and on the slopes in less than 20!

TIP – We recommended Bruson on powder days due to its fantastic tree skiing and less crowded pistes. Keep an eye out for the special offer of 20CHF ski pass on a Thursday (off-season only).

Local amenities

Le Châble has a variety of bars, restaurants and shops, all located within a 5 minute walk from Üna Lodge.

The local supermarket is less than a 5 minutes walk. Open from 08.30-1800 Monday to Saturday during winter months and peak summer months.

Fitness

There is a gym, football pitch, tennis court and skate park located within a 5 minute walk from Üna Lodge.

Getting here/Location

Train

We recommend the beautiful train journey from Geneva Airport which departs every 30 minutes. Experience a spectacular welcome to Switzerland as the train hugs the dramatic coastline of Lac Leman (Lake Geneva). With only one change in Martigny, the train drops you at Le Châble station, just meters from Üna Lodge.

By Car

The nearest airport is Geneva, which is under two hours’ drive away. Sion airport which is only 45 minutes away has recently started offering direct flights from six major UK airports. There are a vast number of car hire companies at the airport and here at Üna Lodge we have seven onsite parking spaces for your convenience.

Airport transfers

Shared airport transfers from Geneva start at 70CHF per person. Private transfers are also available at your request.

www.alpinexpress.com

The transfer bus will pick you up and drop you off within walking distance of Üna Lodge. (Approximately 5 minutes)

Bus

The bus stop is located opposite Üna Lodge. Buses leave every hour to and from Verbier until 12.30am everyday (9.30pm during summer months).

Lift Station

Located in the centre of two fantastic ski areas – Verbier and Bruson, access to the mountain from Üna Lodge could not be more convenient! You can be in Verbier town in nine minutes and on the slopes in less than 20!

TIP – We recommended Bruson on powder days due to its fantastic tree skiing and less crowded pistes. Keep an eye out for the special offer of 20CHF ski pass on a Thursday (off-season only).

Local amenities

Le Châble has a variety of bars, restaurants and shops, all located within a 5 minute walk from Üna Lodge.

The local supermarket is less than a 5 minutes walk from Üna Lodge. Open from 08.30-1800 Monday to Saturday during winter months and peak summer months.

Fitness

There is a gym, football pitch, tennis court and skate park located within a 5 minute walk from Üna Lodge.