One of the leading hotels in the world, the magical and majestic Gstaad Palace overlooks the surrounding Saanenland and towers above the charming mountain village of Gstaad. Like a fairytale castle rising from the forest, this 5* luxury hotel in the Bernese Oberland has been enchanting guests for over 100 years. The hotel stands out not just for its uniquely special and glamorous location but also for the expert hospitality that delivers a personal touch. Having remained in the Scherz family for three generations, tradition and excellence go hand in hand at the Gstaad Palace. Sustainability, a harmonious relationship with the surrounding natural landscape, discretion and cordiality go alongside these as core values of this Swiss luxury hotel.
There are a total of 90 rooms and suites that make up the Gstaad Palace, each with a signature style and exuding alpine elegance. They are all furnished to the highest standards of comfort and offer an exceptional level of luxury. Unbeatable panoramic mountain views can be enjoyed from each of the rooms. Many of the different suites and rooms on offer can be combined for larger groups, you even have the ability to rent out an entire floor. The highlight is the three-bedroom Penthouse, with 360° views from the rooftop terrace with hot tub, and a private sauna in the castle turret.
Not just a magical spot for a luxury ski holiday, Gstaad Palace is an oasis for wellness and relaxation. A spa covering an immense 1,800m² comes with a wealth of facilities and natural treatments and massages to indulge in. Mountain views, log fires and the use of granite from the nearby Lake Blausee foster an environment of serenity. An indoor pool, sauna, Hammam, outdoor jacuzzi and relaxation room provide relaxing spaces to unwind with a private spa being available for those looking to experience total tranquility. For those more workout-minded guests, a fitness and pilates room can also be utilised.
Haute cuisine without the pretension, the food at the Gstaad Palace uses the very best local ingredients with international inspirations, Asian influences and a dash of Mediterranean flair. There are several different restaurants at Gstaad Palace to choose between. From to-die for truffles champagne cheese fondue at La Fromagerie to the 16 Gault Millau point restaurant Le Grill, where you can watch your meal being prepared, there is much on offer here. The international cuisine at Le Grand Restaurant is as delicious as it is picturesque and Gildo's Ristorante, named after the hotel's Maitre D' who worked at the Gstaad Palace for nearly 50 years, is famous for its authentic Italian cuisine. Unwind in the evenings or after skiing with drinks in the stylish Lobby Bar. Live music and bar food can also be enjoyed here. And if you're looking to party the night away, Gstaad Palace is home to the ebullient GreenGo nightclub, with interiors reminiscent of the discotheques of the 70s.
The Gstaad Palace opens its doors and provides a warm welcome to families, with special entertainment provided for children. VIK parties (for Very Important Kids) take place between Christmas and New Year with lots of other activities on offer throughout the winter, as well as a winter wonderland themed playroom and playing in snow in the Gstaad Palace garden.
Gstaad Palace is comprehensive in its event infrastructure, with spaces available for small conference meetings all the way up to grand wedding celebrations. Several conference rooms of various sizes, all with state-of-the-art facilities, make this a perfect place for a corporate getaway. On the other end of the spectrum, with the hotel's bewitching charm and unparalleled beauty, this is the ideal spot for celebrations of all sizes, from birthday milestones to stunning banquets hosted in the vast ballroom with glistening crystal chandeliers.
Room rates start from CHF820 Swiss Francs for the lowest category "Cosy Rooms". Rates include complimentary daily breakfast, a daily culinary credit for lunch or dinner in La Grand Terrasse or Le Grand Restaurant of CHF 110 per person, use of the hotel facilities and spa, shuttle transfer to/from Gstaad railway station and all taxes.
Room upgrades available, please enquire with your request.
Set on a hill above the centre of Gstaad in the Oberbort district, the Gstaad Palace has a privileged location, offering breath-taking views of the beautiful Saanenland. Only 10 minutes walk to take you to the centre of town where Gstaad offers you a whole variety of shopping opportunities: elegant boutiques, international flagship stores, professional sports shops and luxury jewellery boutiques as well as smaller shops with regional products. The pedestrian promenade is the magnificent heart of shopping in Gstaad.
The ski lifts are approximately 1.5km from the hotel. For easy access on your arrival and departure days, the train station in Gstaad is just 900 metres away from our hotel.
The hotel is compromised of 90 rooms and suites of varying categories. All suites have outstanding views of Gstaad and the surrounding mountains as well as separate living and dining areas.
Cosy Double Room | From 28m²
1 bedroom with bathroom, writing corner, views over the Palace hill. Some rooms have a connecting door to a Classic Junior Suite.
Classic Double Room | From 33m²
1 bedroom with bathroom, writing corner, view over the chalet landscape. Most rooms have a connecting door to a Deluxe Junior Suite.
Superior Double Room | From 43m²
1 bedroom with shower room, writing corner, balcony with mountain views (some rooms). These rooms have a connected door to an Alpine Suite.
Deluxe Double Room | From 46m²-55m²
1 bedroom with bathroom and shower, walk-in wardrobe (some rooms), sofa bed/additional bed space, balcony with mountain views. These rooms can be extended with another Deluxe Room or a Deluxe Junior Suite.
Junior Suites (29 Rooms)
Classic or Tower Junior Suites - 43m²+ living space, 1 bedroom with bathroom, walk-in wardrobe, balcony with village and Bernese Alps' views (Tower Suite) or hotel entrance or the Résidence du Palace views (Classic Suite). Some of the suites can be connected to a Tower Two Bedroom Suite or a Classic Room.
Alpine Suites (5 Rooms)
72m² living space, 1 bedroom with bathroom, walk-in wardrobe, living room with dining area and lounge (as well as wet bar), separate guest bathroom, balcony with Bernese Alps views. The Alpine Suite can be connected to a Superior Room.
Corner Suites (4 Rooms)
92m² living space, 1 bedroom with bathroom and steam bath, walk-in wardrobe, large living room with separate lounge and dining area, balconies with Gstaad and mountain views. The Corner Suite can be connected to a Deluxe Junior Suite and also extended with a Classic Room.
Deluxe Suites (4 Rooms)
90m² living space, 1 bedroom with bathroom and steam bath, large walk-in wardrobe, large living room with lounge and dining area and wet bar (with exclusive wine cabinet), balcony with mountain views, separate guest bathroom.
Tower Two Bedroom Suites (2 Rooms)
190m² living space, 2 bedrooms each with a bathroom (steam bath and one bathtub in the tower), walk-in wardrobes, large living room with dining area, writing corner, balcony with village and mountain views, separate guest bathroom. The Tower Two Bedroom Suite can be connected to a Tower Junior Suite and extended with a Classic Room.
Penthouse Three Bedroom Suites (1 Room)
240m² living space, 3 bedrooms with bathrooms (2 incl. steam bath), 150m² rooftop terrace with whirlpool and private sauna, walk-in wardrobe, large living room with dining area, wine cabinet, humidor and fireplace, small kitchen, private lift access.
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The Gstaad Palace Hotel is well-known for spoiling their guests from all over the world with their first-class service. They are well-known for employees fulfilling the most unusual requests, always doing their very best so that you can enjoy your time in the hotel to the full...
One of the most beautiful spas in Gstaad, that will far exceed your expectations. The wellness area has 1,800m² of saunas, steam baths, a unique Hammam experience, indoor and outdoor pools, treatment rooms and a private spa that can be booked exclusively. Highly trained therapists are also available to carry out treatments using first-class products, with hotel guests and external visitors able to benefit for incomparable relaxation.
Lobby Bar and Le Bar du Grill
The Lobby Bar and Reception offers an elegant space to enjoy a hot or cold drink, delicious snacks, cigars, and relaxing live music – the perfect start to your stay in the Gstaad Palace Hotel. Alternatively, enjoy an aperitif, dine or round off the evening with a digestif at the bar next to the ‘Le Grill’ restaurant.
Le Grill, Rôtisserie
International cuisine is served in Gstaad Palace Hotel’s ‘Le Grill’ gourmet restaurant, which has been awarded with 16 Gault Millau points. Guests can admire the top chefs preparing your delicious dinner right in front of your eyes, in the show kitchen.
Named after the Maître d’hôtel, Gildo Bocchini, who was a host at Gstaad Palace for nearly 50 years, Gildo’s Ristorante offers an indulgent evening in a cosy atmosphere in the middle of the Swiss Alps. Internationally renowned chefs are at your disposal to prepare and serve authentic Italian cuisine.
La Fromagerie serves typical Swiss specialities, including a legendary truffle and Champagne cheese fondue or a more traditional raclette, in a cosy, rustic setting surrounded by lots of wood and red and white checked decoration.
Le Grand Restaurant
Exuding glamour and elegance, let yourself be indulged by the chefs’ haute cuisine and creativity in Le Grand Restaurant and La Grande Terrasse. International cuisine can be enjoyed gazing out to the stunning garden and breathtaking mountain panoramic views.
Experience an exciting party night at the GreenGo Nightclub, with its unique design and decoration taking you back to the 1970s in a stylish setting.
The Gstaad Palace Hotel’s kids’ programme is aimed at 5–12-year-olds (3–5-year-olds can participate when accompanied with a responsible adult), to ensure that young guests are perfectly happy during their stay in Gstaad. Featuring a range of activities, from movie nights to Festive events, pony riding to horse carriage rides, sports to parties and much more, will keep all the little ones happy!
A childcare service is also available at the hotel, with plenty of fun and games in the Palace’s playrooms and playground hosted by the lovely, dedicated childminders.
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