Switzerland News

Ritz-Carlton reopens Hotel de la Paix, Geneva

Ritz-Carlton reopens Hotel de la Paix, Geneva

15 September 2017 Hotel News

The Ritz-Carlton, together with the Manz family, has announced the completion of the renovation of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva. Formerly known as Hotel de la Paix, Geneva, the 152-year-old hotel underwent a multi-million dollar renovation, extensive re-design and refurbishment, marking a new era in the evolving story of one of Geneva’s most elegant and historic hotels.

Valsana Hotel to open in Switzerland this winter

Valsana Hotel to open in Switzerland this winter

30 August 2017 Hotel News

Tschuggen Hotel Group will welcome the Valsana Hotel to its collection on December 7th. Built from scratch on the site of the previous property, the hotel is created from handcrafted stone and wood to the highest environmental and energy standards.

Hard Rock Hotel Davos to open for winter ski season

Hard Rock Hotel Davos to open for winter ski season

17 August 2017 Hotel News

With presence in more than 70 countries across the globe, Hard Rock International is expanding its hotel portfolio to the Swiss Alps, announcing plans to open Hard Rock Hotel Davos. Working in collaboration with International Hospitality Service, the owner of Spenglers Hotel and Holsboer Residences in Davos, Hard Rock will electrify the region in December 2017.

Motel One Zürich welcomes first guests in Switzerland

Motel One Zürich welcomes first guests in Switzerland

10 August 2017 Hotel News

Motel One has opened its second hotel in Switzerland: Motel One Zürich. The 394-room hotel enjoys a city centre location and unusual design themes inspired by Switzerland, Lake Zurich and chocolate, which reflect the city’s prominence and elegance.

Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne to reopen in August

Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne to reopen in August

31 July 2017 Hotel News

One of Switzerland’s most famous hotels, Bürgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne, is to re-open its doors on August 28th, following a nine-year, US$569 million construction project. The work has seen the historic hideaway restored as an exclusive destination for health, leisure and culture tourists, as well as MICE and business travellers.

Post takes up leadership of Park Gstaad

Post takes up leadership of Park Gstaad

18 May 2017 Hotel News

Seasoned hotelier Stephan Post has been named as the new general manager of Park Gstaad. Post joins Park Gstaad this summer from his most recent assignment as general manager of the Intercontinental Davos, also in Switzerland.

Jet2.com to link UK to Geneva for winter ski season

Jet2.com to link UK to Geneva for winter ski season

28 March 2017 Airline News Tourism News

Jet2.com is making sure skiers can hit the slopes while reinforcing its position as Yorkshire’s largest airline, by adding more flights and capacity to leading ski destination, Geneva. The news means that Jet2.com is currently the only airline serving Geneva from Leeds Bradford in winter 2017/18.