Alpina Gstaad – Gstaad, Switzerland
From £498 or $645 per night (September 2020, Booking.com)
The Alpina Gstaad is perched on a hillside overlooking a picturesque Swiss ski village, with classic chalets located among the trees and a towering mountainous backdrop. It’s the perfect hideaway for a private retreat. Small and exclusive, with just 56 rooms and suites, guests head here for discreet luxury; the Panorama Suite offers breathtaking views from the highest point of the hotel.
The focus here is on comfort and privacy. This is a modern hotel, with personalised experiences to ensure guests receive a service that is tailor-made to meet their particular needs and requirements. The property hosts the only Six Senses Spa in Switzerland, featuring wellness traditions that draw upon the energy of the Alps and the Bernese Oberland’s peaks and pastures.
On-site, there are Michelin-starred restaurants as well as a famed wine cellar that offers more than 1700 different selections – making this the place to come for the finest things that life has to offer. Relax in front of a roaring fire or head out onto your private terrace to soak up the spectacular Alpine views, the choice is yours. This is a five-star service in a breathtaking location. You’ll be sure to leave rejuvenated and keen to make a return visit.