Located in the most southern part of Germany, Oberallgäu is well known and loved thoughout Europe for the leisure and sport activities it offers.
Being located in the Alps, the Allgäu is the perfect spot for cycling, hiking, golfing, visting lakes.
The host Steven Rogers, born in Darlington England, has been a Golf Professional for over 30 years, 25 of which he has spent in the Allgäu. He has his own golf school in Oberstaufen (www.golfmadeeasier.de.) just a 30 minute drive from the apartment. Between the months of April and Oktober, the Allgäu is proud to call itself a golfing region offering a wide variation of golf courses within a 30 minute drive.
Hiking and Biking
The Oberallgäu region is well known as a paradise for outdoor activities. Hiking trials, Mountaineering trials, climbing, Mountain biking, Subbing, waterski lift, rafting, canoeing, climbing ropes course, summer toboggan runs to mention a few!
If you are interested in professionally organized outdoor activities: „Spirits of Nature“
Lakes and Swimming Baths
Ortwanger und Sonthofener Lake (5 min drive)
Alpsee (15 min drive)
Vitalpark Naturbad Burgberg (5 min drive)
Freizeitbad Wonnemar (10 min drive)
Attractions for Families:
The list of winter outdoor activities on offer is simply endless. Skiing, cross-country skiing, sledging and snowshoe hiking are among the most popular and widely offered throughout the Oberallgäu region. www.oberallgaeu.de
Skiing Areas within a 30 Min. drive:
Skigebiet Gunzesried/Ofterschwang (with ski schools): 5 Min. drive
Skigebiet Fellhorn: 30 Min. drive
Do you fancy a day of relaxation and wellness (high end!) Nearby hotels offer "Day Spa Arrangements" – we've tested them!!:
Day Spa Hotel Rosenalp Oberstaufen: 66 Euro with breakfast
Day Spa Hotel Bergkristall Oberstaufen: 169 Euro with breakfast, lunch buffet and treatments