Food & drink

Barbecue fun by Oeschinensee Lake

Treat yourself to a delicious barbecue by one of the loveliest mountain lakes in Switzerland

You can admire the breathtaking panorama around the Oeschinensee while enjoying a friendly barbecue with all the trimmings. What’s more, you won’t have to bring along any of the supplies as the team from the Berghotel Oeschinensee will do the hard work for you. They’ll supply you with a complete barbecue kit including a grill bag, tasty sausages and everything else you need for a successful barbecue experience. Simply order, pick up, light the barbecue and have fun!



In summer every day from 09.00 to 17.00 hours

Important information

You must pre-order your barbecue package directly on site or using the following telephone number absolutely no later than 10.30 hours on the day of arrival.

Gondola cableway

11 May to 20 October 2019 from 09.00 to 16.50 hours* / 17.00 hours**
15 June to 15 September 2018 from 08.00 to 17.50 hours* / 18.00 hours**

* last ascent
** last descent

Sports equipment (such as bicycles) will only be carried during the first and last hours of operation.


The restaurants are open during the operating times of the gondola cableway.

Subject to change without prior notice


Barbecue Prices per person (for 2 people minimum)

  • CHF 35.00 Barbecue

Gondola cableway fares − December to June

  • CHF 20.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 26.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 10.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 13.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return

Gondola cableway fares − July to November

  • CHF 22.00 Adults, one-way
  • CHF 30.00 Adults, return
  • CHF 11.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, one-way
  • CHF 15.00 Children (6-15.99 years ) / Half-Fare / GA, , return
Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration

Food & drink

The barbecue includes

  • An eco-friendly grill bag, which you simply set down and light up
  • Farmer’s bratwurst sausage from the Bernese Oberland (pork/veal) or Vegiwurst (vegan) sausage
  • 2 varieties of home-made bread
  • Small mixed salad with “Oeschi” dressing
  • Crisps
  • Tomato, gherkins and a portion of mustard
  • Our legendary Oeschi herb butter, mmm!
  • “Oeschiwasser” water – which can be exchanged for a sweet drink in the shop
  • Lighter or matches (on loan)
  • Extendable barbecue skewer (on loan)
  • Chopping board for bread plus chopping knife (on loan)
  • Fluffy woollen blanket (on loan)
  • Basket (on loan)

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