- The Grand Hotel Kronenhof belongs to a tradition of hospitality that began in 1848. Today, the Grand Hotel Kronenhof is among the best-preserved 19th-century grand hotels found anywhere and is, at the same time, one of Switzerland’s top luxury and wellness hotels.
- 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 so special and unique.
- A wide range of activities for children, alongside professional child care, make the Grand Hotel Kronenhof an excellent choice for families.
- The views from the rooms and from the over 2000 m2 sprawling Spa provides majestically views over the glaciers of the Bernina, the charming Val Roseg as well as the surrounding pine and larch forests.
- In the magnificent Grand Restaurant from the year 1872, the cozy and timelessly elegant gourmet restaurant Kronenstübli or in the historic wooden pavilion offering fantastic views, the Kronenhof presents culinary variety between the classic French, traditional Italian and regional cuisine.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Jazz returns to its roots: the intimacy of a club. See and hear national and international stars close-up. The highest-altitude club-based jazz festival in Europe has evolved over recent years into one of the gems of the calendar. Stars and rising stars alike bring blue notes to the legendary Dracula Club, whose relaxed welcome has made it a cherished rendezvous for luminaries of the jazz scene.
Attractive routes in a unique, alpine landscape – you can expect running spectacle in a class of its own! There are twelve exciting competitions to choose out of the disciplines trailrunning, running and hiking. The ultimate Irontrail T88 is considered as the supreme race par excellence. Compete with world class athletes or simply enjoy running and the beautiful landscapes. Enjoy the overwhelming atmosphere that only exists on the Swissalpine Irontrail.
The traditional horse jumping event in Zuoz takes place for the 50th time this year. What used to be a small and regional jumping competition between trained soldiers called dragoons is now one of the biggest tournaments of its class in the canton Grison. Amazons and riders from all over Switzerland and abroad will meet on the weekend from August 8th-11th and offer equestrian sport at the highest level. In addition to the exciting program for the whole family, the anniversary will be celebrated with a special performance on August 7th.
Sailing Club of the Year will then be decided at the grand finale in St. Moritz from August 30 to September 2, 2018 between the best 15 teams of the first two rounds. Also present will be St. Moritz Sailing Club as host, and last year´s winner the Costa Smeralda Yacht Club.
In Pontresina, with its 580 km-long hiking trail network, the hiking options are almost limitless. Highlights include a hike through the wild-romantic Val Roseg or a walk from Muottas Muragl to the Languard Alp, passing through the territory of the largest Ibex colony in Switzerland. You can see even more ibex on a hike in the Swiss National Park nearby. And guests staying for two nights or more at the Grand Hotel Kronenhof benefit from free travel on all mountain railways operating within the Engadin St. Moritz holiday resort.
With over 400 km of single trails and special flow trails, the Engadine presents exciting new possibilities for holiday activities. From dizzying ascents to magnificent lookouts, adventurous pass crossings and challenging single trails as well as easy and relaxing tours through side valleys with wide paths. There’s something just waiting to be explored for the entire family as well as the enthusiast. Our recommendation: a trip to the neighbouring Puschlav. If you don’t want to ride there, simply take the Rhaetian Railway as a shuttle up to the Bernina Pass – and look forward to the next downhill ride!
Pontresina, with its majestic Bernina massif, has a place on each mountain climber’s bucket list. As soon as the winter is over, the summer tour season begins, and the high Alpine conditions accompany alpinists until October. Once equipped with an ice pick and crampons, the mountaineer can begin an adventure in crossing a glacier, climbing across the Bianco Ridge to the Piz Bernina in a roped party with an experienced mountain guide or taking a more individual approach on a climbing route. If you prefer something a little less demanding, try one of the three via ferrate or overcome obstacles on the Pontresina high-rope course.
Goats are among the oldest pets in the world. Starting this summer, guests of Grand Hotel Kronenhof are able to book trekking tours with these friendly animals. Why not hike through the beautiful Upper Engadine nature, enjoy the company of the goats and maybe even treat yourself to a picnic? Fun for the whole family!
All the sunshine in the Engadine warms up the mountain lakes to over 20°C – perfect for cooling off after a cycling or hiking tour. As well as making for great bathing, the three scenic St. Moritz lakes Lej da Staz, Lej Nair, and Lej Marsch are wonderful spots for simply relaxing, picnicking or having a barbecue at one of the barbecue areas.
Kiting, surfing and sailing. The frisky Maloja wind that plays over the beautiful Lake Silvaplana at an altitude of 1,800 meters, makes for the great wind and kite surfing scene here. Sailing enthusiasts, on the other hand, swear by Lake St. Moritz. And if the wind fails, you can row or do the rounds on the stand-up paddle board.
In summer, the Engadine becomes a golfer‘s paradise and the Kulm Hotel lets those eager to play get a head start. The two 18-hole golf courses of Samedan and Zuoz and the 9-hole Kulm golf course offer an enjoyable round and a sporting challenge.
Fly like a bird through the sky! Since the beginning of time, this has been a dream for many. Even without prior experience, you can make this dream come true together with a professional tandem pilot. Starting position, time of flight as well as duration and location are decided by the passenger and the pilot.
A carriage ride is a romantic experience not to be missed during your stay in the Engadine. Our insider tip: take a ride on the restored Grand Hotel Kronenhof coach and choose one of these three beautiful destinations: Val Roseg, Lej da Staz or the Morteratsch Glacier. Benefit from our special rate of CHF 280, which includes a round trip for a maximum of five passengers including two hours waiting time at the destination. Each additional waiting hour costs CHF 50.
Feel the sun on your face and the powdery snow under your skis all day long: on 350 kilometres of slopes. Corviglia, the “backyard mountain” of St. Moritz, along with the Corvatsch and Diavolezza ski resorts, all offer you an exceptional skiing experience. In fact it’s easy to imagine yourself as a world champion on these slopes! In addition, the numerous restaurants, ski huts and snow bars serve everything from light meals to fine dining and plenty of après ski fun. From your first night, receive a ski pass for CHF 45.
The Swiss paradise of silver trails offers spectacular cross-country skiing possibilities in every respect – unique scenery, top track quality, and unsurpassed snow safety. Whether you want to train for the Engadine ski marathon, test your limits on the race tracks or prefer to glide along the illuminated night trails at a later hour, beginners as well as pros will find the right cross-country ski trail for their ability.
Imagine speeding headfirst down the ice track at the break-neck speed of 140 km per hour; your nose only just above the ice. Since the 1884/85 winter season, excited participants have felt the big surge of adrenaline on the legendary Cresta Run. For anyone who tries it, Cresta racing soon becomes an addiction. The adventure, tinged with danger, is what makes racing down the Cresta Run on a fast skeleton bobsled so alluring to enthusiasts.
Engadin St. Moritz offers a variety of long and short toboggan runs. The classic is the 4.2 km run at Muottas Muragl. Another highlight is the most famous snow roller coaster in Preda-Begrün – only a 20-minute train ride from Pontresina.
Explore snow-covered forests, idyllic lookouts or walk across frozen lakes with snowshoes on your feet – Pontresina offers many snowshoe routes far from the crowds. Our tip: a snowshoe tour under the full moon.
Historic architecture, modern light-flooded rooms and suites, one of the best spas in the world and the prime location in the heart of the Swiss Alps – this unique mix exuding of the magic of a bygone era, modern comforts and stunning nature makes the Grand Hotel Kronenhof an unrivalled landmark. The Neo-Baroque building is one of the most architectonically important 19th century hotels in the Alps. After an extensive renovation in 2007 the listed historic building is celebrated as one of the best luxury and spa hotels in the world. In 2009 the Grand Hotel Kronenhof was awarded with the title GaultMillau Hotel of the Year. In 2016, the house was also recognized as the best spa resort in the country at the World Luxury Spa Awards.
The ambience of the rooms and suites is exclusive and comfortable where technical comfort and attention to detail leaves nothing to be desired. The views from the rooms and from the over 2000 m2 sprawling Spa provides majestically views over the glaciers of the Bernina, the charming Val Roseg as well as the surrounding pine and larch forests. In the magnificent Grand Restaurant from the year 1872, the cozy and timelessly elegant gourmet restaurant Kronenstübli or in the historic wooden pavilion offering fantastic views, the Kronenhof presents culinary variety between the classic French, traditional Italian and regional cuisine.
With 112 rooms and suites in different categories, the Grand Hotel Kronenhof in Pontresina blends modern comfort with grand hotel elegance and atmosphere. The hotel is ideal for families, especially as most of its stylish rooms can be connected. Our spacious suites are the epitome of elegance and comfort. The Grand Hotel Kronenhof has nine themed suites: six located in the south wing of the hotel and three located in the west Ganzoni wing. Each suite is individually furnished and therefore unique. At the same time, all suites feature a luxury bathroom and some have a walk-in wardrobe. The south-facing suites offer a stunning view of the Roseg Glacier.
The luxurious interior of the Kronenhof Suite, which features a generously sized living area, simply exudes charm. The large bathroom is fitted with precious marble and a Jacuzzi. What’s more, the balcony of this south-facing suite offers views of the Roseg Glacier and the St. Moritz Mountain Range. Also, the Kronenhof Suite can be connected with a Classic Deluxe Double Room, making it ideal for families.
This exclusive south-facing suite with separate living and sleeping areas offers a breath-taking view of the Roseg Glacier. Inside, warm yellow tones combine with cool, elegant blue to make for a cosy and restful atmosphere, and with the option of having a real fire to complete the scene. Other features of this exceptional suite include a walk-in wardrobe and a luxury marble bathroom.
The south-facing Roseg Suite with its separate living and sleeping areas offers a splendid view of the Roseg Glacier. The muted yellow tones combined with cool, restful blue in this exclusive suite make for an elegant and comfortable atmosphere. Other features distinguishing this exceptional suite include a walk-in wardrobe and a luxury marble bathroom.
As well as the tasteful separate living and sleeping areas, the spacious sun terrace is one of the highlights of the exclusive Diavolezza Suite. Here, you can enjoy stunning views of the Roseg Glacier – one of the most beautiful panoramas of Pontresina. Other amenities include a walk-in wardrobe and a luxury marble bathroom. In this suite, you will enjoy grandezza at its finest.
Our Valentine Suite, located in the Ganzoni wing, is ideal for lovers. This stylish maisonette suite, which is thoughtfully furnished with lovers in mind, features an elegant lounge and separate bedroom as well as an open-plan bathroom in grey marble. The panelled walls of Engadine mountain spruce bring an atmosphere of warmth and security.
The light-flooded Engiadina Suite features wonderful views of the Roseg Glacier as well as the St. Moritz Mountain Range. The first impression on entering the suite is the delightful scent of Swiss pine exuded by the wood fittings / panelled walls . The elegant lounge area, the warm earthy colours of the modern decor and the marble bathroom all underline the lovely relaxing atmosphere here.
Our Segantini Suite, located in the Ganzoni wing, looks out on the impressive hotel forecourt and on Laret, the old part of Pontresina. This stylish suite, which features a separate living room and bedroom, is furnished with great attention to detail. Natural materials like the Engadine mountain spruce used here and the precious marble in the luxury bathroom bring a cosy ambiance, and the elegant seating area in the living area invites you to relax. The Segantini Suite can be connected with a Double Superior Room on request, making it an ideal choice for families.
The light-flooded Bellaval Suite has the most spectacular vistas in the entire Grand Hotel Kronenhof, offering breath-taking views both of the Roseg Glacier and the St. Moritz Mountain Range. The Engadine pinewood wood panelling fills the suite with its distinctive scent and gives the Bellaval its irresistible charm.
Our Laret Suite in the Ganzoni wing, which features a separate living room and bedroom, offers vistas of Laret, the old part of Pontresina as well as of the scenic hotel forecourt. Fittings in natural materials such as Engadine mountain spruce give a unique and homely atmosphere to this stylish and lovingly furnished suite, and the elegant lounge area invites you to kick off your shoes and relax. The fine marble that features in the luxury bathroom adds to the charm.
Grand Premium Junior Suite
Our Grand Premium Junior Suites offers inimitable elegance and complete comfort. You can choose between the Bellavista with its stylish contemporary decor and the classic elegance of the suites in the main house. The rooms, beautifully infused with natural light, the marble or granite bathrooms and the south-facing views of the Roseg Glacier or the St. Moritz Mountain Range, are features that give the Grand Premium Junior Suites an irresistible charm. Also, most rooms feature a balcony or terrace and these suites can be combined with another suite.
Grand Classic Junior Suite
The French star architect Pierre-Yves Rochon transformed the Grand Classic Junior Suites in 2016 as a contemporary tribute to the Engadine Grand Hotel. Guests can now relish the stylish grandeur of these freshly renovated suites that also meet the highest of standards. The rooms are generously proportioned; decorated with bold colours, elaborate details and high-quality fabrics. In addition to the spectacular view of the Roseg Glacier, the bathrooms feature white marble and Verde Spluga granite.
Deluxe Premium Double Room
The stylish decor with sophisticated woodwork, elaborate hardwood floors and well-coordinated colours all help to give the Deluxe Premium Double Room its irresistible charm. The view towards the south is also very special: the Engadine Mountains and some of the Roseg glaciers are at your feet here. Most rooms have a balcony or terrace. They can also be combined with other Deluxe Single and Double Rooms.
Deluxe Classic Double Room
The Deluxe Classic Double Rooms are located in the main wing, on the South side of the building and feature a view of the magnificent St. Moritz Mountain range. Furnished with cherry wood furniture and light-grey/red granite bathrooms, these rooms offer both functionality and comfort. Some rooms were recently renovated and redesigned by star architect Pierre-Yves Rochon.
Superior Double Room
The Superior Double Rooms are spacious, bold and bright, while retaining the charm of the traditional ceiling panelling and rosettes. In the main building, you can enjoy the view of the St. Moritz Alps from these rooms. From the Ganzoni wing, the view is no less spectacular: you will either see the impressive Corviglia mountain range or the magnificent hotel forecourt at your feet. The elegant bathrooms are equipped with all the latest amenities. Some rooms have a walk-in wardrobe and can also be connected to a Standard Double or Superior Single Room, making them ideal for families.
Standard Premium Double Room
The Standard Premium Rooms are located in the Ganzoni wing, featuring a view of the magnificent St. Moritz Mountain Range or of the impressive forecourt. Furnished with cherry wood furniture and light granite bathrooms, these rooms offer both functionality and comfort. Some of the rooms can be combined with a Superior Double Room, a feature families especially appreciate.
Standard Classic Double Room
The bold and colourful Standard Classic Double Rooms are located in the Ganzoni wing, with views of the forecourt or Laret, the old part of Pontresina. These rooms offer plenty of space and are very popular with families, as they can easily be connected with other rooms to use as children’s rooms. The elegant bathrooms are decorated in marble and equipped with the most modern amenitiest.
Deluxe Single Room
The Deluxe Single Rooms are all south-facing – some with a view of the impressive Engadin mountains. These spacious rooms are located in the immediate vicinity of the Kronenhof Spa. All rooms feature a small seating area, and most have a balcony or terrace. Families appreciate the combination possibilities with another single or a double room.
Superior Single Room
The cosy Superior Single Rooms are located both in the hotel’s Ganzoni wing and the main house. Both offer beautiful views: either of the attractive hotel forecourt or of the stunning St. Moritz Mountain range. The rooms feature a small seating area, and the bathrooms are decorated with the finest granite.
Guests at the Grand Hotel Kronenhof can enjoy culinary variety in three restaurants. Diners can relish the decor in the magnificent Grand Restaurant, sample a fine gourmet meal at the Kronenstübli, have lunch at Le Pavillon in the legendary Kronenhof Bar & Lounge, or alternatively, dip into Swiss fondue and Raclette at the cosy bowling alley. There’s no doubt that every stay at the Kronenhof is a culinary discovery trip.
In the splendid Grand Restaurant with its neo-baroque vault dating from 1872, guests can experience a wide culinary variety as well as a sense of history and of elegance. Here, breakfast and dinner are really served in style. Swiss culinary specialties combined with international creations and local products all play a part in dishes that are a synthesis of the culinary arts – accompanied by a wine selection that leaves nothing to be desired, of course.
Choose from a host of hearty specialities or a light meal in the cosy atmosphere of the historic pavilion while taking in the spectacular view of the Val Roseg glaciers.
The Kronenhof Bar is a traditional hotel bar with international cocktails, fine cognac, champagne, wine, and the largest selection of alcoholic beverages in the Engadine. In the evening, our pianist contributes to the classic and cosy atmosphere. In the Neo-Baroque hotel lobby, you can dream away with a breath-taking view of the glacier world.
Gourmet Restaurant Kronenstübli
Our gourmet restaurant Kronenstübli, which has been awarded 16 Gault Millau points, is well-favoured among Epicureans. In this Swiss pine parlour, we serve masterpieces of Italian-Mediterranean and French cooking. The chef’s speciality is Canard à la Presse.
The Kronenhof Spa is a place of relaxation – for those who enjoy, relax and dream. The unique wellness and fitness offer on 2,000 square meters is one of the most impressive in the Engadine. And it is also available to non-resident guests. At Kronenhof Spa, non-resident guests can also use the hotel’s swimming pool, «water in motion» pool, steam bath, salt grotto, saunas, solarium or the fitness room.
Our fitness area offers state-of-the-art Technogym equipment. Professional staff members assist you with indoor and outdoor training programmes for individuals and groups. Our personal trainer Susanne Staib is looking forward to create your own and personalised personal training programme.
Use our Private Spa Suite for two hours to enjoy the luxury of absolute privacy with that special person in your life. Immerse yourself in its hydrojet tub and enjoy the water bed, treat yourselves to a refreshing natural salt body scrub in the steam bath while you savour small and exquisite delicacies and a glass of Champagne.
Let the Yoga Summit introduce you to the fascinating world of yoga, yin yoga and meditation, or refine your technique. Perfect for beginners and advanced. Through the course, you will find inner peace and experience the amazing relaxing and soothing effect on the body.
In the Krönchen Club, our in-house child carer will take care of your children from the age of 3 years and up, entertaining them with exciting crafts, and with various play and paint projects. There is a varied weekly programme for children and plenty of play facilities to keep the children amused. Of course, we also cater for older children as well as teenagers, providing gaming consoles, internet access, table football, and a pinball arcade game. At the same time, these age groups can enjoy access to the hotel table tennis and billiards rooms as well as the bowling alley.
The Kronenhof Spa with over 2,000 m² features a lavish pool, a children’s pool.