A paradise of well-being and relaxation

Dive into a refreshing summer experience in the Bernese Oberland

In the holiday region of Gstaad, there’s a world of well-being away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, amid the tranquillity of nature. Everyone will find exactly what they need for a properly relaxing break. Our hotels pamper guests with a wide range of wellness and spa treatments. Whether you’ve spent the day unwinding in the spa or getting active outdoors, qualified therapists are on hand to bring your body and mind into harmony with effective treatments. A tranquil natural paradise, the holiday region of Gstaad is the ideal place for a refreshing, relaxing summer break that you’ll remember fondly for a long time to come. 

Gstaad Palace

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Two girls jump from a jetty into Lauenensee, with forest and clouds in the background.

Two girls jump into Lauenensee

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Mountain waters

The many mountain waters promise alpine refreshment in summer, amid glorious mountain scenery. The landscape is dotted with cooling mountain lakes and bubbling streams, lending it a unique charm. Nature lovers will enjoy unforgettable experiences and pure relaxation here, whether on a hike to the idyllic Lake Lauenen, a visit to the highest wakeboarding facility in Europe at Lake Hornberg, or cooling off in Lake Sanetsch.

Swimming pools

With the indoor pool at the Gstaad sports centre, various local outdoor pools and the Olympic-sized swimming pool with a touch of the Côte d’Azur, Gstaad offers an array of swimming options. While the sports centre offers indoor swimming regardless of the weather, the outdoor pool and Palace pool are excellent for swimming in the great outdoors. Each spot has its own charm and offers a special swimming experience.

Here we see the outdoor pool from a bird's eye view

Outdoor pool in Saanen

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Wellness Hotels

Relax amid the peace and quiet of nature, far away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Wellness hotels in the holiday region of Gstaad are ideal for a relaxing break. From owner-managed family hotels to international award-winning luxury hotels, guests will feel perfectly at home and enjoy the full range of wellness offers.

Day Spas

Everyone can visit the luxurious day spas at the various hotels. Immerse yourself in first-class oases of relaxation like the Six Senses Spa at The Alpina Gstaad and the Wellness & Spa Hotel Ermitage in Schönried, with its saltwater bath. Professional therapists are on hand to pamper you with bespoke massages and beauty treatments. Many spas offer access to outdoor pools, saunas and steam baths. Everyone will find exactly what they’re looking for in the holiday region Gstaad.

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Sports centre Gstaad

Well-being is the top priority at the sports centre in Gstaad. After sporting activities or a workout, locals and holiday guests relax in the wellness area. Boost your circulation in the sauna before unwinding in the relaxation rooms.

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