Family with children and parents at a celebration
Friends having an aperitif together
Prosecco and aperitif platter on party table
Daughter happily hugs her father

Family celebration

Whether baptism, communion or confirmation

Request family celebration

Your family celebration - an unforgettable party in the countryside

Our various rooms offer you a number of possibilities to make your family celebration unforgettable, be it a baptism, communion, confirmation or birthday dinner.
 

Planning a party

So that you, as the organiser, can enjoy the celebration in a relaxed manner, we will plan the procedure with you in advance, such as the journey, catering and seating. We will be happy to help you choose the menu in advance.
 

Decoration

Our locations are equipped with simple decorations. If you would like additional or theme-specific decorations, our partners will be happy to assist you. If you wish, we can also personalise your menu card with dedications. You are also welcome to decorate exclusively rented rooms personally. 
 

Car-free play paradise

The proximity to the large play park with several free activities makes the Gurten the ideal location for celebrations with children. In the summer months, Sunday afternoons are devoted to gardening and handicrafts in the Gurtengärtli.
Vaulted cellar:  10–40 persons
Ussicht: 20–70 persons
Wytsicht: 20–70 persons
Kulturschür UPtown:   50–200 persons

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Exclusive premises
Would you like to hold a speech, perform a sketch or give a presentation? Keep to yourself in a separate room without being disturbed. Our exclusive venues Ussicht & Wytsicht and Gewölbekeller offer space for small and large groups of up to 140 people and can be individually arranged.
 
Public events in the restaurant
For events with up to 16 people, the public à-la-carte restaurant Gurtners is suitable from Monday to Saturday from 11.30 a.m. - 11 p.m. For groups of 12 or more, a pre-selection of a menu is required.

We offer various culinary options for your family party. An aperitif on the small railway, an outdoor raclette, a casual buffet chat, a fine 5-course dinner and other culinary experiences. Let us know your wishes.  

Culinary and beverage offer

Room overview & price list

AGB

Four different brunches in different locations cover all tastes and preferences for a Sunday brunch.
 
Indulgence brunch
For large groups of 4 or more, the public indulgence brunch in the Pavillon from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. is ideal. Unlike the other venues, this offer allows up to 24 people to sit together at one table.  

Family brunch
On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the family brunch at Tapis Rouge is ideal for groups with children. Recommended for a maximum group size of 12 people. An integrated playroom invites the little ones to run around and the adults to relax.

Gurtners Sunday brunch
This brunch is suitable for a gathering of adults. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. you can enjoy an extensive brunch. Depending on availability, up to 16 people can sit together at one long table; if there are more people, the tables are divided.

Rustic barn brunch
On Sunday, a Swiss classic takes place in the Kulturschüür: From 11.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. a typical Swiss Z'Morge and Z'Mittag menu will be served. Our rows of tables offer space for 12 people each, so that you can get together in a cozy atmosphere. Larger groups are divided into different tables.
It doesn't always have to be before Christmas: Enjoy your family celebration relaxed after the busy Christmas season and benefit. In January and February we will give you the room hire for free if you:

Our recommendations for your celebration

Entertainment for the whole family

You would like to offer your loved ones a social programme in addition to food and drink? No problem, we will organise the perfect social programme for you.
Miniature railway apero
Group at the aperitif on the miniature railway in front of Gurten Kulm

A joy for young and old: hop aboard our miniature railway and reminisce about childhood memories.

Curling
Only in winter. Curling on an artificial ice rink.

Who from your family can place the ice stick closest to the target and catapult the opposing sticks out of the target field in the process?

Getting here

The easiest way to find us. There are parking spaces right next to the Gurtenbahn funicular valley station.

More

A diagram with an overview of how best to get to the Gurten. By public transportation or car, the Gurten is ideally located.