- Nidwalden - Capital: Stans - Population: 41888 - Area (km²): 276 - Official languages: German Between Lake Lucerne, which is in the north, the mountain ranges of the Alps in the south, Nidwalden offers a surprising landscape! Many hiking trails, optimum coverage by public transport, very strange dialects and a music festival whose fame far beyond the cantonal borders.
Welcome to Stans, the beautiful capital of Nidwalden. Our Hotel is located adjacent to the gorgeous Town Square with its baroc Church and sculptures as well as the town centre.Find yourself surrounded by the beauty of the swiss landscape and the incredible backdrop of the Alps.
The Hotel is centrally located right next to the Stanserhorn "CABRIO" Cablecar and the Trainstation is only 50 meters away. If you come by car, the Highway A2 to Italy and to Germany is only 1,5 kilometres away.
Newly remodeled in 2002 and again painted in 2011, the rooms and the interior of the Restaurant now are modern and in contrast to the old Buildings exterior. The Hotel Engel was mentioned the first time in the 1800s as Auberge des Angeles and therefore is full of history.
The hotel „Engel“ is readily equipped with localities that fulfill all of your wishes. Enjoy the sun and view in our lovely terrace or let yourself be pampered by our elegant yet homely cuisine in our „Stübli“. Come and make the experience with our team of „angels“.
We are looking forward to your visit.