Category: Ski Resorts Switzerland

Hotel Le Grand Bellevue, Gstaad

One of the oldest palace hotels in Gstaad, Le Grand Bellevue, Gstaad re-opened under new ownership in December 2013 to introduce a funky, 57 room hotel with a bold color scheme, eye-catching prints and elegant furniture. They’ve got a superb Michelin-starred restaurant, an intimate 18-seater chalet restaurant in the hotel’s grounds and a decadent nightclub, bouquet. Well known for skiing in the winter, each summer sees the mountain town transformed into a wellness mecca, offering soaring views of alpine hiking, outdoor yoga, and spa treatments. With 57 elegant rooms, of which nine are sophisticated suites, Le Grand Bellevue offers unrivaled ... Read more

W Hotel, Verbier

W Hotel, Verbier invites you to cross the line into an extraordinary world where winters are white hot and summers always keep things cool. As W Hotels’ first alpine escape and only hotel in Verbier, get set for slope-side style centered around Place Blanche, the new heart of Verbier. Action packed days mirror energy fueled nights at this stunning Verbier ski resort, one of only five hotels in Verbier with ski in/ski out access. Daring design meets a sophisticated scene. With 123 rooms & suites and 4 W Residences, each with signature W beds and balcony, many with panoramic vistas, W Verbier ... Read more

The Grand Hotel Riffelalp, Zermatt

The Grand Hotel Riffelalp, Zermatt celebrated its grand opening for summer tourism on 10th July 1884 and quickly became a playground for Europe’s high society. Today, Riffelalp Resort continues that great tradition with all the comforts of a modern five star hotel. As the Matterhorn sets the scene, raise your glass to the mountain-top holiday mood. To 300 days of sunshine a year, under the clearest of clear blue skies. And to wondrously clear nights under millions of stars, shining and sparkling like scattered jewels. Spa Glide into the water and forget all the pressures of everyday commitments. Enjoy all the benefits ... Read more

Guarda Golf Hotel & Residences, Crans Montana

Close your eyes and imagine an ambiance in which you can rediscover yourself and the weightlessness of feeling free. Your mind is picturing the Guarda Golf Hotel & Residences, Crans Montana where the meaning of the word “guest” is taken to a new level. The North-Facing Rooms benefit from all of the luxury features, such as solid wood furniture, high-quality decor, bespoke paintings and state of the art technology, over 20 square meters. The bathroom in these rooms is finished in a champagne-colored Italian limestone and feature a shower and Bulgari toiletries. Apartment Suites Imagine walking into your own living room, high ... Read more

Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains, St. Moritz

Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains The lush Alpine settings, unspoiled nature and Swiss peacefulness combined with world-renowned events and elegant lifestyle – St. Moritz is simply not comparable to many other places in the world. Sitting at 1,800 m above average, surrounded by the Upper Engadine’s lakes and mountains, St. Moritz offers never-ending options for any kind of sports and recreation, from the first-class skiing area with 350 km of piste to scenic winter walks through snow-covered forests and over frozen lakes. Not to forget the impressive variety of luxury boutiques and local shops. Located in the sporty heart of ... Read more

Carlton Hotel St. Moritz

The Carlton Hotel St. Moritz has a long and colorful history: In 1913, the doors of this impressive building were opened for the first time. At Christmas of the same year the hotel welcomed its first guests as the fifth five star hotel in this elegant holiday resort, which was already well known at the time. The Carlton Hotel St. Moritz is a world renowned hotel in one of the most prestigious ski resorts in the world, at an altitude of 1856 a.s.l.. The popular cosmopolitan destination is famous for its elegant, exquisite and exclusive atmosphere, offering the ideal setting for ... Read more

Kulm Hotel St. Moritz

With its prime location 1,856 m above sea level, the Kulm Hotel St. Moritz offers the very best views of Lake St. Moritz. Guests at this historic hotel, situated in the heart of the village, can soak in the incomparable atmosphere and enjoy the tradition of hospitality that goes back over 160 years, while enjoying modern comfort at the 5-star superior level. Visitors go to the Engadin following the call of the mountains; they are attracted by the natural beauty and unique light that are characteristic of this region. At St. Moritz you can really leave the rest of the world behind ... Read more

Tschuggen Grand Hotel, Switzerland

Experience the breathtaking mountain scenery of Graubünden at its most beautiful. Genuine, heart-felt hospitality accompanies guests throughout the entire hotel. A fond attention to detail reveals itself with understated elegance to the appreciative seasoned traveler. Not to mention one of the most impressive wellness areas in Europe set in a stunning mountain landscape. Tschuggen Grand Hotel is ideal in the summer month of July to mid-September and in winter from December until end of March. In summer guests enjoy pristine nature, set amongst the Grison mountains while they engage in outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, Nordic walking or ... Read more

Gstaad Palace Hotel

Gstaad Palace Hotel is a luxury hotel in Switzerland. It opened its doors on 8 December 1913. Successfully: it was decided to build an extension after the first season. In the 1960s gala dinners with international stars such as Louis Armstrong and Marlene Dietrich cause a great sensation. Andrea Scherz is the third generation now to manage the hotel. Alpine elegance and understated luxury – that is what distinguishes the single and double rooms at this 5-star hotel. All the rooms are luxuriously furnished and stylishly decorated. It’s not just worth taking a look inside the rooms though but outside ... Read more

Grand Hotel Kronenhof, St. Moritz

Historic architecture that dates from 1848, elegant light-filled rooms and suites, one of the finest spa facilities in the world and a superb location in the heart of the Swiss Alps – this unique mix of the magic of times long past, modern comfort, and the beautiful natural world all around is what makes the Grand Hotel Kronenhof, St. Moritz so special and unique. After a comprehensive renovation in 2007, this landmark neo-baroque building that is an alpine architectural treasure is now also one of the world’s top luxury and wellness hotels. The Grand Hotel Kronenhof belongs to a tradition ... Read more

Suvretta House, St. Moritz

Renowned grand hotel dating back to 1912, the Suvretta House, St. Moritz is still owned by the founding family. Under the same management for the past 20 years. Set in parklike grounds affording magnificent views. Rooms and suites have been completely renovated. 2 restaurants and 2 bars, plus 3 mountain restaurants. Wellness area, largest local indoor pool, ice rink, tennis, golf putting and pitching green. Hotel shuttle bus to the centre of St. Moritz. With its 181 rooms, junior suites and suites as well as a wellness and spa area boasting a 25-metre swimming pool, Suvretta House, St. Moritz is ... Read more

Chalet Jejalp: Portes du Soleil

A vast cave à vin dominates the chalet’s central atrium. This architectural centerpiece combines glass, metals, and wood, along with 240 bottles of fine wine. Look up, look way up. We’ve never seen a wine cellar we didn’t like, but this one is a clear winner. No ducking under doorways, no tripping in the dark. Chalet Jejalp’s two-story glass wine atrium brings oenophilia out of the closet and into the light. In the ultimate toast to good Gallic living, this glittering steeple of wine forms the focal point of this elegantly furnished, fully catered chalet located on the French side ... Read more

InterContinental Davos: A Fabergé egg in the Swiss Alps.

In the mid-1880s, goldsmith Peter Carl Fabergé was commissioned by the head of the Russian Imperial Romanov family to create a precious golden egg as an Easter present for his lady love. To the Empress’ delight, Fabergé’s fabled Hen Egg hid an inner sanctum of surprises, including a golden yolk and a miniature diamond replica of the Imperial Crown. The Empress was — at least up to that point in the imperiled history of the House of Romanov — one lucky woman. Fast forward a century and that Fabergé egg may well have been the inspiration for a hotel in ski ... Read more

Outlander Destination Wedding in the Swiss Alps

Outlander Destination Wedding in the Swiss Alps                                                         Under a sparkling celestial canopy of  winter stars, in the moonlit shadow of a tiny white church high up in the Alps, I asked the woman I married twenty years ago if she would walk down the aisle once more and have a destination wedding in the Swiss Alps.   “Will you marry me…again?” I proposed almost as nervously as the first time.   “Yes, I’d ... Read more

Switzerland – Amazing Adventure All Year Long

Visit Switzerland – Amazing Adventure All Year Long. Let’s do some word association: I say Switzerland, you say skiing, I say skiing you say Switzerland. And yes, Switzerland is famous for skiing, but Switzerland is famous for more than skiing, chocolate, and cheese. Switzerland is the place for amazing adventure all year long. Hear from the team at MySwitzerland.com about the amazing things you can do all year round in Switzerland. Train travel in Switzerland is unparalleled and makes travel to each region or canton simple and enjoyable. Each region is known for spectacular scenery and brings something special to the ... Read more