SWITZERLAND -The Alpina Gstaad

Gstaad Saanenland is located in the south-west of Switzerland, right on the border with the French-speaking part of Switzerland. Yet for all this tradition, Gstaad has excellent modern rail and road connections to Switzerland’s international airports of Geneva, Zurich and Bern. Saanen airport for small planes and helicopters is just a 10-minute drive from Alpina  hotel.

For 100 years Gstaad has been waiting for a 5-star hotel to be born. The Grand Opening of Alpina Gstaad is here! Four years in the making, the $337 million (300 million Swiss francs) luxury development includes the first new five-star hotel to be built in this alpine village in 100 years. Crowning Gstaad’s exclusive hilltop area of Oberbort, just five minutes from the center of the village, The Alpina Gstaad overlooks beautiful Saanenland in the heart of the Bernese Alps.

The Alpina Gstaad is a luxury hotel in Switzerland for the world’s most discerning travellers opening December 2012. More than a place to stay in the Alps, it is a new icon for Gstaad combining Swiss tradition and thoughtful luxury.

The hotel’s design makes use of materials and craftsmanship typical to the region, including centuries-old fir wood crafted by master artisans. The result goes beyond Swiss stereotypes to create a fresh interpretation of Alpine chic.

Facilities include 56 rooms and suites, Japanese cuisine from Megu, a Cuban cigar room and a Swiss ‘Stübli’ restaurant. Other year-round attractions include our Six Senses Spa, indoor and outdoor pools, and alpine activities in the Bernese Oberland. Among the special features of The Alpina Gstaad are: a Havana-inspired cigar lounge, a wine tasting room, a private cinema and an outdoor swimming pool.

The Alpina Gstaad Hotel houses a Six Senses Spa, 21,500-square-foot , which offers a luxurious sanctuary for the hotel guests, residents and locals with its world-renowned treatments, specialist practitioners and peaceful ambience. Guest can enjoy use of both indoor and outdoor swimming pools and the year-round attractions and Alpine activities of the Bernese Oberland.

The Alpina Gstaad is a member of the Preferred Hotel Group and Virtuoso’s Preview Program


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