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Ski Hire in Grindelwald

Ski hire Grindelwald - Buri Sport

For the best prices (up to 45% discount from the walk-in price) and a wide range of equipment please use our online ski hire booking service. For this we have teamed up with SKISET who have the largest network of ski hire outlets across the Alps. They are affiliated with one of the Buri Sport outlets in the centre of Grindelwald. Select your accommodation from the drop down list under the map (below) to see where you are staying in relation to this store.

Easy online ski hire booking in Grindelwald

Ski and snowboard hire in Grindelwald


The online booking process is as easy as pie. There is no need to enter your shoe size, weight or height. Simply choose your 1st ski day (usually the day after you arrive in resort), the number of days you wish to hire for and what category of equipment you wish to book. On booking you will receive an email receipt for your booking with an attached voucher. Please print this voucher and present at any SKISET store in your resort.

Why we recommend SKISET

Our prices compared with other ski holiday companies

For each quality category there are many different makes and models of skis and snowboards to choose from. The shop staff in resort will help you select the best equipment from the category you booked to match your ability, preferred ski terrain (piste, park or off-piste) and the prevailing ski/snowboarding conditions.

Your ski hire voucher can be used at the following SKISET stores (see map below):

  • Buri Sport Firstbahn: This high class retail outlet has three separate shops in Grindelwald. We use their rental store located at No.181 Dorfstrasse - opposite the Sunstar Hotel and pretty much next to the Firstbahn ski lift.

Extended ski hire for 7 or more days

If you wish to hire for 7 or more days then please visit the SKISET website. Their online booking system will accept bookings of 7 days or more. Use this link to benefit from special rates for Alpine Answers clients: Hire periods of 7 or more days.

Skiset Ski and Snowboard Prices in Grindelwald

Adult prices

Equipment Economy For those who are skiing on a budget and want the cheapest kit. Evolution Suitable for slower green and blue run skiers with 1 – 5 weeks experience. Performance For strong, fast intermediate skiers with 5+ weeks experience. Equipment max 2 yrs (or 80 rental days) old. Excellence For skiers who want the newest skis who enjoy high performance skiing/snowboarding. Equipment max 1 yr (or 45 rental days) old.
Skis & Poles N/A £132 £172 £197
Skis, Poles & Boots N/A £200 £240 £265
Snowboard N/A £132 £172 N/A
Snowboard & Boots N/A £200 £240 N/A

Child prices

Equipment Mini Kid For young beginner children who are 4 or 5 years old. Kid For children 6 – 12 years old. Rider Junior For experienced younger children (beyond ESF Level 3). Also for 12 and 13 year olds in France & Austria (regardless of ability).
Skis & Poles £39 £62 N/A
Skis, Poles & Boots £65 £90 N/A
Snowboard N/A N/A £62
Snowboard & Boots N/A N/A £90

Location of Skiset stores

  • Funicular Funicular
  • Cable car Cable Car
  • Gondola Gondola
  • Chair lift Chair lift
  • Drag lift Drag lift
  • Map marker Property
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