- A new icon in the exclusive, discrete and cosmopolitan Swiss resort of Gstaad, The Alpina Gstaad 5 star superior hotel has single-handedly redefined luxury and Alpine chic. This is a unique establishment where authenticity combines with Swiss refinement to create an Alpine experience like no other.
- The Alpina Gstaad, a luxe retreat enveloped by the Swiss Alps, displays a traditional chalet exterior that belies its array of progressive restaurants, exceptional facilities and cosseting rooms – the property is deservedly regarded as one of the region’s most impressive hotels.
- A jewel of the Swiss hotel industry, The Alpina Gstaad has received numerous prestigious awards since its opening in December 2012.
- Dine on traditional Swiss dishes or Japanese cuisine, or try a unique tasting menu at Michelin-starred Restaurant Sommet.
- Whether you are on a wellness retreat or a winter sports adventure, you feel the stresses of the world slip away as you surround yourself with stunning views, cozy décor, and exceptional service.
- Admire Alpine views from your balcony in one of 56 sumptuous rooms, suites and residences.
- Rejuvenate with Asian-influenced treatments at the Six Senses Spa, or swim in its 25-m indoor & outdoor pools featuring two Jacuzzis, sauna & hammam.
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.
Modern and traditional, Heimatwerk Saanen represents the art of local and creative handcraft, made of natural material of long duration and in high Swiss quality. Exhibition: A journey through the four seasons with paper scissor-cuts by Marlise Gertsch.
Cheesemaking has been a tradition for hundreds of years and over 450 varieties of high quality and good tasting cheeses are produced in Switzerland.
The mountain areas have a strong winter sport and mountaineering culture and are associated with folk arts such as alphorn and yodeling. Other Swiss cultural icons include Swiss chocolate, Swiss cheese, Watches, Cowbell and the Swiss Army knife.
The place for fun-filled downhill skiing or cross-country skiing in both traditional and skating styles on a range of slopes for all levels. Plan a mindful experience in nature for all age groups with a horse drawn carriage ride through the unspoiled countryside, a sleigh ride with Greenland dogs and Siberian Huskies, and trek with loved ones or a llama, goat or horse.
What in the World is Scherenschnitte? Scherenschnitte, pronounced SHARE-en-shnit-tah, is almost as difficult to articulate as it is to create. Scherenschnitte, the art of “scissor snipping” or “scissor cutting,” a Swiss tradition especially in the Pays-d’Enhaut. Also known as decoupage in French.
Located in the walking street in the centre of Saanen, Heimatwerk supplies local and creative handicrafts – candles, childrens wooden toys, clothes and accessories, glass, scissor-cutting, pottery, weaving and woodwork.
Foundation Alpenruhe provides a home and a place to work for people with physical, mental and psychiatric disabilities.
Winter: A favorite winter destination for a luxury vacation and activities in snow. The Sommets Musicaux de Gstaad presents classical music by both national and international artists in the churches and chapels of the region and members of the audience can meet the performers over a gourmet dinner served after the church concerts from Jan 25 to February 2.
Named one of the Top 100 Hotels in the World by Travel + Leisure, The Alpina Gstaad sets a new standard for Swiss mountain resorts, already famed for their style and refinement. This is no ordinary hotel, it is a unique establishment where authenticity combines with Swiss refinement to create an Alpine experience like no other. Whether you are on a wellness retreat or a winter sports adventure, you feel the stresses of the world slip away as you surround yourself with stunning views, cozy décor, and exceptional service. Redefining alpine chic and comfort, its 56 rooms and suites are unique, inspiring and extraordinary yet still sustainably built and decked out with alpine comforts and crafts. The Alpina Gstaad delivers a new level of distinction. This contemporary hotel has a deep sense of heritage, presented most authentically in the stone and timber cuts by Swiss craftsmen, in the local accessories in each and every guestroom, and in the serene Jean Mus-designed garden.
While two Michelin-starred restaurants and the award-winning Six Senses Spa offer you world-class sophistication and luxury, authentic Alpine life is never far away. The Sommet offers a tasting menu of alpine cuisine with international flavors. Megu serves contemporary Japanese dishes, while Swiss Stübli offers traditional Swiss fare. Enjoy a cocktail in the Alpina Lounge & Bar or a glass of wine in the Wine Cellar. An outdoor pool deck beautifully frames the mountains, the resort’s interiors make use of natural wood and stone, and the honey on your breakfast table comes from beehives in the hotel garden. Explore Gstaad with complimentary chauffeuring in a fleet of luxury vehicles by Land Rover, Mercedes, and Tesla.
In authentic Alpine style, The Alpina Gstaad’s 56 guestrooms, suites, and residences seamlessly blend contemporary décor with traditional local craftsmanship. The wood-paneled deluxe guestrooms are spacious with private balconies providing views of the Diablerets mountains or the charming village below, while the junior, deluxe, and grand-luxe suites offer fireplace-warmed living areas and cozy, charming lighting.For the ultimate home-away-from-home atmosphere, the three-bedroom Chalet and Panorama Suites feature kitchen and dining areas, breathtaking views, and are warmed by Alpine stone fireplaces. Each of their private spas, Jacuzzis, and fitness spaces add to a welcoming sense of luxury. For something unique and captivating, book the Living Art Room, where your stay comes with blank canvases and a comprehensive set of painting materials.
Each Deluxe Room features a single bedroom with bathtub and walk-in shower. Deluxe Room Schönried overlooks the picturesque village of the same name. size 33 m² (355 sq ft). Deluxe Room Gstaad faces the Diablerets Mountains and the village below. size 31 m²/ (344 sq ft).
A large bedroom combines with a lounge area and dining area, floor-to-ceiling windows, fireplace, separate shower and bathtub. Suite size 63 m² (678 sq ft) .
A spacious bedroom with large ensuite dressing room and grand fireplace. Lounge area decorated with locally crafted accessories, period bookcase and library. Suite size 77 m² (829 sq ft).
Grand Luxe Suites
These expansive 1-bedroom suites function as private apartments, each with its own generous bedroom and large walk-in closet. Dining and lounge area, fireplace, separate work area with desk. Large French doors open onto a private south-facing terrace. Suite size 98 m² (1055 sq ft).
Overlooking the village of Gstaad and surrounding valley, this spacious suite features three en-suite bedrooms to comfortably accommodate 6 guests. The large living area with fireplace in the salon also includes a fully-equipped kitchen and a bar counter as well as two dining tables for 8 and 6 guests respectively. Suite size 225 m² (2420 sq ft).
The Alpina Gstaad‘s top Suite is a generous duplex on the highest floors, offering striking views across the valley and mountains. Three en-suite bedrooms comfortably accommodate six guests. The large living area with a woodburning fireplace in the salon includes a fully equipped kitchen and a dining table for 8 guests. The upper floor features a private wellness oasis with spa room, hammam, sauna, gym and outdoor jacuzzi. Suite size 400 m² (4305 sq ft).
Savor a Michelin-starred tasting menu at Restaurant Sommet, modern Japanese cuisine at MEGU, and authentic Swiss dishes at Swiss Stübli. After a meal, enjoy a drink at Alpina Lounge & Bar, browse the Wine Cellar, or relax in the Cigar Lounge.
Chef Martin Göschel’s divine culinary creations won Restaurant Sommet a Michelin star and 17/20 Gault-Millau points, and its sophisticated décor and ambiance are just as exceptional. Dine on classic French-inspired dishes such as asparagus chartreuse with scallops and truffles, and ask the sommelier to recommend a bottle from the extensive wine list,featuring more than 400 rare vintages.
Having trained at New York’s MEGU, head chef Takumi Murase and head sushi chef Tsutomu Kugota bring their culinary skills to The Alpina Gstaad’s Michelin-starred MEGU. Discover some of Japan’s most exciting and unusual flavors in a beautifully decorated setting inspired by traditional Japanese architecture.
For a less formal meal, visit The Alpina Gstaad’s celebration of local specialties, including raclette and fondue. Swiss Stübli brings you an authentic menu with some modern twists in a cozy and welcoming atmosphere.
Alpina Lounge & Bar
Large comfortable armchairs, traditional Swiss embroidered fabrics, antique wood, a stunning fireplace, and a large terrace looking out at the mountains make Alpina Lounge & Bar the ideal place to relax with an early evening cocktail.
Choose from more than 1,700 wines and spend your evening in an alluring setting, decorated with rustic stone, wood panels, and wrought iron.
More than 50 different cigar varieties are available in this elegant haunt, inspired by Havana’s famous establishments of the 1930s.
Treat yourself to a day of peace and relaxation and enjoy the spaces designed to boost your well-being, including a fitness centre, sauna, saunarium, a hammam, a juice bar and wet facilities as well as indoor and outdoor pools.Experience the only Six Senses Spa in Switzerland. Housed in the heart of The Alpina Gstaad, Six Senses Spa is a true sanctuary of peace and well-being, to be enjoyed by guests and locals alike. Inspired by Asian traditions and drawing its energy from the Alpine heart of the Bernese Oberland, this unique oasis of serenity offers world-renowned treatments designed to indulge the senses. The indoor and outdoor pools located in the protective setting of The Alpina Gstaad and the unique treatments developed by our skilled practitioners round off a plethora of spa services that are recognized far beyond the borders of Switzerland.
The 25 m indoor pool features two Jacuzzis with a large stone wall and water features providing a sense of place and connecting guests to the rugged Alpine surroundings. The heated outdoor pool is surrounded by beautiful gardens designed by Jean Mus, offering magnificent views of the Alpine peaks.
Six Senses Spa infuses the spirit of the surrounding environment with an Eastern flair, creating a secluded and warm ambience. The spa features a hammam, individual treatment rooms dedicated to specialist therapies such as colour therapy and colonic hydrotherapy; six multi-functional treatment rooms, a Salt Room, an Oriental Room and a Cave Room.Couples are welcome to enjoy treatments together, while three interconnecting rooms provide an ideal space for a Ladies Only area with private access to female changing rooms and wet facilities.There is also a multifunctional studio offering various wellness classes and a fitness centre.Additional hydrotherapy experiences are located in the female and male changing areas and include experience showers, ice showers with mini ice fountains, a hammam, and hot and cold plunge pools. Additionally, gentlemen can enjoy a sauna with colour therapy and ladies can relax in the saunarium or on heated water beds.
Our holistic approach to wellness goes beyond spa pampering. We offer a wide variety of wellness activities, personal training sessions, one-to-one consultations and relaxation techniques to help you achieve an all-round healthier lifestyle. The fitness centre features a state-of-the art gym with the latest cardiovascular, strength and weight training equipment, including the innovative Kinesis apparatus. Professional fitness instructors are always on hand to support you in achieving your personal goals.For reasons of safety, access to the fitness centre is restricted to visitors aged 16 and over.
Ideal for complete yoga novices and guests looking for alternative body and mind practice, the Yoga Discovery program combines private sessions of Hatha Yoga, meditations and Pranayama (breath regulation)with Six Senses signature treatments. The ultimate goal is to help you develop an understanding of how the body engages in each posture, while the yoga master guides your awareness to specific areas and aspects of the practice to enhance the body’s natural intuition.