Conferences & Seminars at the Lassalle-Haus
Lassalle-Haus offers an ideal environment for meetings, seminars and retreats and a unique opportunity for companies and organisations that want to give their employees a special experience beyond the normal business settings. With the experience of the Swiss Jesuits, Lassalle-Haus can shape your course offerings and introduce participants to a multitude of mindfulness exercises and meditation.
Your stay at Lassalle-Haus may begin with an introduction to Zen meditation, end with a contemplative trial courses, or simply be enriched with a stroll through the grounds and the adjacent rolling hills.
Das Bildungszentrum und Seminarhotel, nach harmonikaler Bauweise vom renommierten Zürcher Architekten André Studer 1969 entworfen, wurde 2015 samt Annexbauten umfassend renoviert und mit moderner Infrastruktur versehen. Wir bieten Möglichkeiten für alle unterschiedlichen Arten von Anlässen.
"One of our most difficult tasks is to bring people from many different faiths, cultures and backgrounds together for a few days and form this to create new programmes, organisations and events. Lassalle Haus has proved to be almost unique in its ability to help this happen with ease, delight and joy. The buildings are of such stunning simplicity and beauty and the atmosphere is one of such intellectual endeavor and family affection that this welds our guests together within minutes of their arrival. The setting provides peace and quiet and natural beauty while the intellectual atmosphere encourages openness of ideas, beliefs and aspirations."
Martin Palmer. Secretary General of ARC and President of FaithInvest
Facilities and Meeting Rooms
The educational centre and seminar hotel, designed according to harmonic construction by the renowned Zurich architect André Studer in 1969, was comprehensively renovated in 2015 including the annex buildings and is equipped with modern infrastructure. All rooms have natural light and Wi-Fi. From the 15 m2 meeting room to the 180 m2 plenary hall, we have the right space for your meeting.
The hotel offers 75 newly renovated single and double rooms, a cafeteria, four differently sized dining rooms, a light-flooded lobby, and various retreat rooms including the Red Chapel and Zendo (room for Zen meditation).
All rooms are simply furnished and overlook the rolling parkland or the valley. We consciously do without radio / TV in order to promote an atmosphere of silence and concentration. All rooms overlook the rolling hills of the park or valley. Internet Wi-Fi access is, however, available in all public areas.
- 39 single rooms with shower / WC
- 13 single rooms with washbasin – shared shower / WC facilities are located on each floor
- 12 single rooms - with shared bathroom
- 5 twin rooms with shower / WC
- 6 twin rooms with washbasin - shared shower / WC facilities are located on each floor
In addition, we have 2 twin rooms and 2 quadruple rooms with shared bathrooms in the Old Villa.
Architecture & Park
The park, designed by the renowned Zurich landscape architect Josef A. Seleger, seamlessly integrates with the Lassalle-Haus. "The dimensions of the building (Lassalle-Haus) are designed according to principles of harmony. As soon as you enter the house, it begins to sound. I tried to carry out these harmonious sounds in the outdoor space," says Seleger," as I was inspired by the charisma of the place, its plants, and its architectural history ". (Cited from Anthos No. 3, 2005, pages 52-55)
Healthy, socially and ecologically responsible nutrition is very important to us at Lassalle-Haus. We focus on product sustainability and maintain a strong personal relationship with our suppliers in the region.
Offers for organisations and groups
Enrich your event with our knowledge and expertise in the areas of mindfulness, ethics, meditation and dialogue between cultures and religions. Whether in the form of a lecture or a workshop, we will work with you to find the right topic.