In a glorious Swiss Alp setting 1,111mts above sea level in the Bernese Oberland, Gstaad is one of the most scenic ski resorts of world renown and popularity. 136-room Huus Gstaad with its fantastic panoramic views, rises - reborn and reimagined - as a classic Alpine chalet where a sense of adventure, taste, and comfort await (formerly the Steinberger Hotel). Located between Saanen/Gstaad and Schoenried - 2.8miles to the town centre.
Whether you’re snowboarding or a ski master of the slopes, the HUUS Ski School offers sessions to suit all levels led by an expert team of Alpine enthusiasts so guests can enjoy the 250km of slopes. For the little ones, "Adventure Included" covers professional ski instruction and a cable car ticket to get them started included in the price. (Ski equipment available at the hotel.)
Inside the hotel, the welcoming rooms feature the finest quality traditional materials accented by modern touches, conveying the feel of a home in the mountains. Fine restaurants, bars and a lounge with fireplace and library of 500 books complete the picture.
Opened 5th December breakfast included - the resort is already reporting its first snow falls of the season. Free ski shuttle bus.
Express check-in/check-out and if available, late check-out and upgrade when available.
From 18sqm single rooms with Hastens bed to 61sqm two room/two bathroom suites suitable for families. The Double rooms at 42sq mtrs are large and comfortable and all rooms offer balconies and outside space.
All rooms offer:
Fine restaurants and fun eateries include:
La Vue - which delivers a true taste of the Alps with straight forward, honest and contemporary cuisine which can be enjoyed through the restaurant’s panoramic windows or from the expansive terrace. Huus Gstaad restaurant: Serving breakfast; the most important meal of the day up on the 4th floor and importantly, breakfast is on the menu all day long for those of you who prefer a later start to the day. There are seven unique world breakfasts to choose from with over 200 choices ranging from breakfast staples to organic and health foods all changed daily to keep the options fresh. Fondue Chalet: As you'd expect is all about local cheeses. Served in front of an open fire made with wood sourced from the nearby forest, you can be sure that cheese fondue and raclette are both on the menu. The Cave: From Thursday until Saturday, The Cave serves modern tapas-style dishes made using the best ingredients the Alps have to offer with a wide selection of cheese and charcuterie from local farmers.
We haven't forgotten the beverages... Huus Bar and Lounge/Living Room both offer the best in classic and modern home-inspired signature cocktails so pull up a stool at the HUUS bar. Home to an extensive whisky and gin selection, the impressive floor-to-ceiling display boasts some 450 spirits, making it the highest bottle wall in the region the bar also offers unparalleled views over the mountains from the terrace.
Recreation facilities on site: Indoor pool - whirlpool - sauna -massage - biking - garden - hiking - trekking -jogging track - beauty farm - sunbathing -swimming.
Off site: Bowling - canoeing - kayaking - fishing- golf - horseback riding - mini-golf - outdoor tennis - paragliding - pitch and putt - skiing Alpine - skiing Nordic - volleyball - soccer -sports events - winter sports
Yet despite its style and class, Gstaad has remained genuinely Alpine and down-to-earth and is proud of its tradition and lives and breathes it every day. Gstaad has 200 farms, 80 of which still use Alpine pastures in the region. A range of diverse leisure amenities deliver first-class leisure and recreation in summer and in winter.
There are over a thousand cultural and sporting events available to visitors every year, including top events with an international reputation. In addition, visitors will find outstanding shopping facilities along the traffic-free promenade and first-class restaurants, bars and eateries.
Huus Gstaad offers a sauna, a sun bed, a steam bath and an indoor swimming pool and gym on the 4th floor.
Massages are available upon request.
The nearest international airport to Gstaad, Switzerland is Bern which is 53.4miles/86.0km away. (International Airport Code: BRN) Geneva (International Airport Code: GVA) is 90miles/150km from Gstaad.
Trains from the Bern airport - allow 3 hours. From Geneva airport by train - allow 3 hours.
By Car from Bern airport - allow 1.5 hours. From Geneva airport by car - allow 2 hours.