Winter Retreat

About The Event

Join us for the 3rd annual Startupbootcamp Winter Retreat in Switzerland

We are delighted to invite you to the 3rd annual Winter Retreat 25-28 Jan 2018 in picturesque Engelberg, Switzerland. Our startup community of founders, investors, and friends will come together for 3 days of snow, activities, and fondue to make amazing connections that last well into the future.

We secured an incredible startup-friendly price again this year. Your accommodation, meals, ski passes are all included with a ticket. All you need to do is show up, we’ll take care of the rest! We look forward to seeing you on the slopes … and likely the bar after!

Ski Pass
3 day ski pass included in room price with Amazing food
Amazing food
We may be spending most of our time skiing.But we will not miss out on the great Swiss cuisine with 3 nightly meals and of course a lot of FONDUE!
Engleberg has a 3/5 star snowsure rating
+1 Friendly
This is not your average networking event please feel free to bring a plus one. You can bring whoever you wish. We encourage you to bring significant others.
Nighttime adventures
After we have had a delicious Swiss meal we will head out to one of the local bars. This is where we will dance the night away to live music.
World class people
We only invite the best! You will spend time with fellow alumni,investors,corporates and the SBC family.


85.7 km


1H 15M







Price Single

Single £450
Shared £350

“Fun, friendly, good mix of people”

Sam Evans, EOS Venture Partners – Winter Retreat 2017

Why Attend The Winter Retreat?

Group dinners provide a relaxed atmosphere to meet amazing people

Plenty of group activities including bowling, tobogganing, and ice skating

Ski/snowboard on one of Europe’s largest highest vertical drops (2000m)

“The Vibe Was Great, Very Well Organised, Awesome People.”

Alberto Chierici, Spixxi – Winter Retreat 2017


25th January 2018
Arrive in Engelberg
26th January 2018
Skiing/Snowboarding, Group activity & meals
27th January 2018
Skiing/Snowboarding, Group Activity & meals
28th January 2018


Tickets currently sold out. Click here to join the waiting list.


Resort Information

Engelberg is a world-famous Swiss ski destination with one of the Alp's highest vertical drops (2000m). The town has a victorian charm and breathtaking views of glaciers, with many of restaurants/bars and plenty of activities for non-skiers including a 3.5km tobogganing run.


The nearest airport to Engelberg is Zurich. The transfer time is roughly 1 hour 50 mins. You can travel to Engelberg via: Train tickets from Zurich Airport to Engelberg station will be available to purchase online nearer the date of the winter retreat here. Private Transfer cost vary depending on type of vehicle and number of people. You can book here.

Hotel Terrace

The group's hotel, 'Hotel Terrace', is located on Engelberg's southfacing slope with amazing views. It's a short 3 minutes to the village using the free tunnel-lift. This hotel has free wifi along with sauna and steam rooms after a hard day on the slopes.

Ticket Includes

- 3 Full Breakfasts - 3 Nights Accommodation - 3 Dinners Organised by Startupbootcamp - 3 Days of Ski passes - Daily Group Activites

Room Options

SINGLE ROOM: £450 total | 3 nights single hotel room, 3 dinners/breakfasts, 3 days ski passes, group activities SHARED ROOM: £350 total | 3 nights shared hotel room, 3 dinners/breakfasts, 3 days ski passes, group activities
"Meeting everyone and learning more about the start up scene. An impressive bunch with a variety of backgrounds and area of interest."Jodi Minzlaff, American Express - Winter Retreat 2017 


If you'd like to get in touch, please email