Events & Lifestyle
04. May 2020 Outdoor Activities Starting as Summer Approaches The first outdoor activities are starting as summer approaches. The golf course Gstaad Saanenland will open on May 11th and the tennis courts in Saanen will already on May 9th. The E-Bike charging points are ready as well. 16. March 2020 Further public restrictions as of 16th March from midnight Due to the updated decree of the Federal Council, all shops, restaurants, bars and entertainment and leisure facilities in Switzerland will be closed from Monday, 16th March 2020 from midnight. Not affected by the new ruling are food stores, hotels... 15. March 2020 Abruptly end of the ski season Dear Guests and Partners,The ski season 2019/20 ended abruptly for obvious reasons. The first priority is the well-being of our guests and staff as well as the protection of the population. We, and we hope you too, can look back on some beautiful,... 29. January 2020 | Winter · Events & Lifestyle Tobogganing Fun by Full Moon White crystals fill the air. A light layer of powder snow on your face. Tobogganing - whether racing or relaxing downhill - gives snow fans a chance to truly experience nature. This winter for the first time, the mountain railways in the destination... 20. January 2020 | Events & Lifestyle Free Luggage Transport to the Destination Gstaad Different studies have clearly shown, that taking luggage on public transport for vacation is difficult. 50% of the people who take their car for vacation do this simply because it’s easier to take their luggage by car. 20. December 2019 Magical Trail - let yourself be enchanted At the gateway to the beautiful Saanenland, a new trail is being made that will lead you on a magical trip through the winter forest. A short magical hike will take you to an extraordinary place. The hike starts at the ski and snowboard rental... 20. December 2019 | Events & Lifestyle · Winter Igloo village: A fairytale castle of snow and ice In the middle of Gstaad's winter wonderland, we encounter the Igloo Village. But what does it actually take to build a village measuring 400 by 400 metres? 12. December 2019 | Events & Lifestyle · Ski · Winter Gstaad Gourmet Mobil: great culinary experiences on the Eggli In winter 2019/20 the snowcat-mounted Gourmet Mobil invites guests to enjoy a truly exceptional atmosphere. The pop-up restaurant at the mountain station of new Eggli ropeway offers a unique culinary experience, complete with panoramic views. On set... 10. December 2019 | Events & Lifestyle · Ski · Winter Opening of the new Eggli Gondola in the Porsche Design With the opening of the first panoramic gondola with room for ten people, in the exceptional Porsche design, Gstaad has come up with one of the biggest innovations in the Swiss ski market for the 2019/20 winter season. The elegant cable car offers a... 05. December 2019 | Events & Lifestyle Park: New Executive Chef & Consultancy Appointment for André Jaeger A fresh breeze is blowing through the kitchens at the 5-star Park Gstaad. Fabrizio Crespi is to become the new Executive Chef, contributing his wealth of experience gained worldwide. André Jaeger, a Michelin-starred chef in his own right, is to... 28. November 2019 | Winter Snowmaking for Cross-Country Ski Trail in the Test Phase Cross-country skiing is also becoming more popular in the destination Gstaad and is appealing to an ever-growing audience. In order to meet the demand and expand the current offer, the destination is testing snowmaking for the first cross-country ski... 11. November 2019 Walter Reichenbach – a local hero Very few, if any, of the snowsports fans who relish winter on the slopes have any idea what it takes to make everything run smoothly at a ski resort. But at the Gstaad resort, Walter Reichenbach is the man who makes it all happen. 11. October 2019 | Ski · Winter It now pays for skiers to book early Gstaad is introducing a new dynamic pricing system for its ski pass offers. So now it certainly pays to book early when buying one-day and multi-day passes. Advance sales for the season tickets will end on 15 December. 10. October 2019 | Events & Lifestyle · Ski · Winter Gstaad Wins the Condé Nast Traveller Award The destination Gstaad is proud and honored to win this year’s Readers’ Choice Award from Condé Nast Traveller in the category “Best Ski Resorts”. With this award the destination has secured one of the most important prizes in the tourism industry.... 29. July 2019 | Winter · Events & Lifestyle Gstaad Supports Young Ski Stars from the Region The destination Gstaad has two new brand ambassadors: the up-and-coming skiing talents Lars Rösti from St. Stephan and Noel von Grünigen from Schönried. In future, they will carry the Gstaad ski destination and the Gstaad brand out into the world -... 19. July 2019 | Summer · Events & Lifestyle The Rinderberg and Wispile Playgrounds are Officially Open The Wispile playground was inaugurated amidst a big celebration. The highlight was the concert from Ueli Schmezer's Chinderland. The first kids on the playground really enjoyed the many activities from the supporting programme. In addition to slides,...