Activities and tourism

The Hotel Restaurant & Spa Julien is located within an exceptional natural setting. It is the ideal starting point for hikes, snowshoe treks in the winter, cycling circuits, discovery typical villages, and stunning scenery.

Not to be missed:
Mount Saint Odile: an extraordinary panorama on the Alsace plane. For more information
Obernai: one of the most beautiful corners of France and of Alsatian tourism, Obernai has maintained its charm of yesteryear. More information is available at

For more information    Brochure on activities and recreation   


Whatever your age or experience, discover the Vosges Mountains and their treasures. Each hike is a new experience. Colours, flora and fauna... All vary according to the seasons ... You are going to love it!

Our team is at your disposal to provide advice.

Upon request, we prepare delicious picnic lunches to enhance your hiking adventures. 

See our House Brochure about hikes from the Hotel.

Our historical heritage

Just minutes away you can visit:

  • the Oberlin Museum, named after the pastor who dreamed of a better society through his achievements. 
  • The Alsace-Moselle Memorial to better understand the tormented destiny of the region between 1871 and 1953. A look back on the Second World War, resolutely turned towards a peaceful future.

In winter...

The Champ du Feu ski resort offers remarkable skiing. 

  • 140 km of signposted trails
  • 18 alpine ski slopes
  • 9 refurbished ski lifts
  • 8 km of downhill runs
  • Cross-country ski trails, snowboard, tobogganing
  • Snowshoe treks, snowscoot, groomed pedestrian trails
  • Horseback riding is possible
  • Paragliding lessons
  • Mountain biking
  • Dog sledding...
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In the summer...

Electric bikes are available at the hotel, walking, relaxing on a deckchair by the outdoor pool, strolling through the hotel grounds, relaxing by the Bruche River, and reading on a couch overlooking the river, and bocce ball cocktail hour... It's up to you to choose!

beautiful hikes