Head to the picturesque village of Gstaad, Switzerland for a luxurious and serene escape from the desert life of the Gulf. Next month sees the grand opening of the Alpina Gstaad located in the heart of the Bernese Alps – the first luxury hotel to be built in Gstaad in 100 years. The exquisite hotel, one of the world’s finest properties, is set in an exclusive hill top area in Oberbort, just five minutes from the centre of Gstaad Village.
A magnificent property, the $337 million Alpina Gstaad boasts a contemporary interpretation of traditional Swiss architecture and is part of a $337 million luxury development including 56 spacious rooms and suites, private apartments and two chalets surrounded by five acres of garden. It will also include the first European outpost of the renowned Japanese restaurant MEGU as well as two other restaurants– a traditional Swiss stubli and a modern European restaurant. Other highlights of the property are a wine tasting room, a cigar room and a private cinema. Spa lovers delight, for the hotel will also feature a 2,000 square metre Six Senses Spa, boasting all the facilities of a five star destination spa including a 25-metre indoor lap pool, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre offering a range of holistic treatments and rejuvenation programmes. For those wishing to stage large events, there’s also a ballroom with a stunning view of the Alps which is easily flooded with beautiful natural light. If you’re wishing to get a bit of business done, there are also three large meeting rooms.
Regal and luxurious while still cozy and serene, this majestic property is set to be one of the grandest hotel’s in all the world. Travelers are easily able to relax for days on end within the grandiose space, journey into the enchanting village of Gstaad or delight in skiing at the popular slopes nearby. The Alpina Gstaad is a treasure set to be.
For more information, visit www.thealpinagstaad.ch