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									                                                                           Dear guest, look out for the Q!
                                                                           In the ‘‘Swiss Tourism Quality Seal’’ pro-
                                                                           gramme the leading tourism organisations
                                                                           and a total of 1,000 establishments are
                                                                           working towards a clearly defined level of
                                                                           service quality on behalf of the guest.


                                                                           The Category 1 Quality Seal under-
                                                                           scores their determination to provide




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                                                                           high-quality service.


                                                                           The Category 2 Quality Seal is
                                                                           awarded to establishments and organisa-
                                                                           tions that have also been appraised by
                                                                           outside testers.


                                                                           The Category 3 Quality Seal is
                                                                           awarded to establishments that apply a
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Relaxing wellness holidays in Switzerland October 2005 to December 2006.   tem (QMS).


                                                                           Children are very welcome in our
                                                                           hotels! Here you can draw or do
                                                                           crafts at the table during lunch and order
                                                                           special, tasty children’s dishes. The waiters
                                                                           look forward to spoiling you, because even
                                                                           the youngest guest is king in our establish-
                                                                           ments. You may romp around the large
                                                                           playrooms, in the hotel rooms suitable for
                                                                           children and on the fantastic playgrounds.
                                                                           There are even really cool hosts, who have
                                                                           entertaining adventures planned for you. In
                                                                           the KidsHotels, children can have a great
                                                                           time with their parents because the hotel
                                                                           staff is ready to serve their every need and
                                                                           have almost unlimited special ideas.




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Published by:                                                                                                                                                                                          Wellness information                            1-15
                                                                                                                                                          mation on wellness hotels and quality cri-
Switzerland Tourism, Zürich
                                                                                                                                                          teria are contained in the supplement.       Private Selection – Wellness Plus Hotels          16
Photos: Switzerland Tourism,
hotels, Tina Steinauer, Zürich                                                                                                                                                                         Swiss Spa resorts                                 17
Cover picture: Adelboden,                                                                                                                                                                              Wellness resorts
Bernese Oberland;
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Tina Steinauer, Zürich
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The prices quoted apply per                                                                                                                                                                            Wellness hotels
person in a standard room unless                                                                                                                                                                          Bernese Oberland                               20
otherwise stated. All prices and
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dates are provided by the hotels
and operators and no liability can   Winter holidays.        Summer holidays.         Familiy holidays.        Swiss cities.           The Swiss public                                                   Eastern Switzerland                            36
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exchange rate of CHF 1 = EUR
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Swiss francs at the daily rate.                                                                                                                           Information and bookings.                       Lake Geneva Region                             58
Offer availability and prices are                                                                                                                         Monday-Friday, 8 am – 7 pm                      Aargau                                         61
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Welcome.   Stress, hustle, bustle, and tension: We all are familiar with it. But sooner or later, our body decides enough
           is enough and demands a change of pace. Why not take a break soon ? Why not now ? Leave behind the
           stresses and strains of daily life, rediscover the real you. Recharge and rejuvenate yourself to the tips of your
           toes. This is wellness. The good thing is: Wellness made in Switzerland is effective even in small quanti-
           ties. Should you only have time for a weekend, seize the day and experience regeneration in a small pack-
           age! But beware: Swiss wellness holidays make you yearn for more. The power of our nature stirs our
           inner core. Breathtaking mountains, crystal clear water, bracing air and idyllic villages – this is the right am-
           bience for pleasurable relaxation and for expecting and finding the best. Indulge yourself a little and let us
           pamper you from head to toe.
           Jürg Schmid, Director Switzerland Tourism
                                                                                             Hannenmoos, Lenk, Bernese Oberland
Wind down
and recharge.


                A walk through a dewy meadow? A massage with hot stones? A bath with
                soothing whey? A professional fitness check? If you are looking for the
                extraordinary and want to spend a few days off the beaten track, away from
                the centres of mass tourism, you will find everything you need for your
                wellbeing here. We offer tailor-made wellness, fitness exercises for every
                need, and the healing energy of nature. Discover the fascination of our
                mountain world. We will show you the most beautiful places that are ideal
                for achieving personal wellbeing.
Feeling.



           Warm drops of water are trickling, dripping and crackling on your
           skin. No, you are not walking in the rain. You are lying under
           a Vichy shower and soft hands are massaging you. The tingling
           feeling on your skin is wonderful! Or maybe you would prefer
           a scented body peeling, or a foot reflexology massage? And then
           enjoy a glass of spring water. You will experience yourself with
           all your senses.
Smelling.

            As soon as you awaken you will get a sensation of nature. When
            you open your window, you will not only let the sun into your
            room, but also the scent of the meadows and forests. And have
            you ever taken a rose petals bath? Dream sweet dreams.
            Or relax in the sauna. A few drops of eucalyptus in the infusion
            inspire you to breathe deeply – and all of a sudden you feel
            refreshed and alive.
                                                                                                           Adelboden, Bernese Oberland
Let yourself go
in a sea of tranquillity.
                            What a blessing – a warm Fango mud bath, the scent of fragrant flowers,
                            or the ripple of a mountain stream! Now is the time to do nothing at all,
                            to forget workaday life and the hectic pace of our time. Rest. Relax. Enjoy.
                            Take a gentle holiday and experience wellness in untouched nature,
                            between imposing peaks and lovely lakes. In our first-class hotels, your
                            relaxation and recreation is celebrated with luxury. You will feel well all
                            over. Here and now. Let Switzerland touch you.
Wellness holidays of the hig hest calibre.
Feel the power of the mountain. Let us pamper you.
In a nutshell: Enjoy the luxury.

It doesn’t always have to be champagne: After an active day in the      sunset – these are unforgettable experiences. To feel well means          A land in motion
mountains, immerse yourself in Scuol’s sparkling mineral water.         also to feel beautiful. In our elegant beauty centres you will be thor-   Do you like fitness the gentle way ? Our Aqua Gym is exactly what
Do something beneficial for your body – with a traditional whey         oughly pampered with first-class products and skills. Do you know         you want: fitness training in the water, the feeling of weightlessness
cure in Appenzell. Or take a cure at the highest level – in Leuker-     Lulur ? This Javanese relaxation and cleansing ritual goes under          and being gentle on your joints. Nordic Walking is the rising trend.
bad, Switzerland’s largest thermal spa resort at 1411 metres above      your skin. After a full body massage that stimulates the metabolism,      Walking with poles strengthens the muscles, opens up the lungs, is
sea level. You’ll see, when it comes to health, we Swiss like to be     the skin is cleansed with herbs. Finally, you will take a luxurious       good for your posture and, according to experts, is better for health
a little extravagant – just like our scenic nature. The unique Alpine   bath in flower petals. Who would want to travel to distant shores, when   than jogging. This dynamic hiking is the most fun on the countless       same time increase your wellbeing. First-class care, state-of-the-art
landscape is virtually made for active recuperation – and makes         one can have it all here ?                                                excellently prepared hiking trails in the Swiss Alps. If you prefer      spas, and luxurious surroundings turn your golf holiday into your
wellness and spa holidays an all-round sensual experience. We                                                                                     speed and a breeze in your face, you will easily get into high gear in   own festival week. Discover our 90 golf courses and enjoy your
guarantee, you will feel well in our midst.                             Tap our energy reserves                                                   our mountains. Mountain bikers will find what the pulse demands –        game and the views of glaciers, lakes and larch forests.
                                                                        Alpine Wellness means, for instance, sitting in a sauna and gazing at     from our serene high routes to the single-trail to the fast-paced
Relax in tranquil serenity                                              the mountains. A sunrise hiking tour, followed perhaps by a whey          downhill. Besides, nine new signposted national mountain biking          Winter feels good
Expanding one’s horizon, discovering something new, and getting         bath or a massage. In a nutshell: Concentrating only on yourself –        routes measuring 3300 km, complemented by more than 5000 km of           Wellness holidays have a special charm in winter: In the morning,
introduced to the art of meditation. Here you can try out in total      in the midst of the elemental power of the mountains you can re-          regional routes, await spoked wheels.                                    carving through powder snow, in the afternoon, reclining on a deck
peace the most modern relaxation methods from around the globe.         charge like nowhere else. And you can choose from offerings that                                                                                   chair, blinking in the sun, then a round on the Nordic trail through the
Feel how pleasant it is to be in harmony with every breath one          can be tailored exactly to your needs. Come to us in the mountains –      Always stay on the ball                                                  snow-blanketed forest and at night soaking up the warmth of a
draws, to caress one’s soul and to finally recharge one’s batteries.    and find yourself.                                                        If you think wellness holidays are boring, too passive and not really    Roman-Irish bath. Enjoy hot-cold holidays, make the short days and
The vibrancy of our mountains plays an important role in your over-                                                                               for men, you have never been to Switzerland: Alpine Wellness is          long nights holidays for the senses: Experience the charm of the
all wellbeing: Walking on the Zen Path to a glacial brook, learning                                                                               active wellbeing with utmost pleasure. You can, for example, im-         winter landscape on a snow-shoe hike, sit at the hotel’s fireplace
Tai Chi in view of the snow-capped peaks and practicing Yoga at                                                                                   prove your handicap in one of our 40 “Swiss Gold Hotels” and at the      and enjoy a hot toddy or a glass of mulled wine, snuggle under your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           down blanket, or watch the snowflakes while swimming in the in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           door pool. Bet on “W & W”: Winter and Wellness. In our unique land-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           scape and cosy hotels the cold winter season has especially heart-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           warming and comforting aspects.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Wellness tip.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Short holidays – great pleasure
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Holidays are usually not long enough. Therefore, make the most
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           out of a short stay and enjoy short but sensual holidays in our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           midst. There are myriad possibilities for escape, from A to Z, from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Adelboden to Zermatt. We would like to introduce five destina-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           tions to you, which have committed themselves with professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           excellence and an innovative spirit to the Wellness theme. Here
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           you will find everything that is necessary for a restorative time-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           out. Holidays for enjoyment, relaxation and happiness !


                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Adelboden – The first certified Swiss Alpine Wellness
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           resort takes you back to nature !                              Page 18
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Engadin/Scuol – Wellness. Rumantsch. National Park            Page 26
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Appenzellerland – The birthplace of wellfeeling                Page 34
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Valais / Leukerbad – A pure mountain experience –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           invigorating wellbeing in untouched nature and a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           singularly beautiful mountain world                            Page 40
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Lake Lucerne – Getting into a lower gear. Simply
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           forgetting workaday life                                       Page 48


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   Wellness Plus – the seal of quality.                                                                                                     Swiss Spas,
   Wellness Plus is the seal of quality for an extensive, sustain-
   able wellness offering of a hotel culture based on the six
                                                                          The 10 Wellness Plus hotels in Switzerland:
                                                                          – Hotel Adula in Flims                                  page 29
                                                                                                                                            the health specialists.
   elements exercise and fitness, water, warmth, beauty, diet             – Ferienart Resort & Spa in Saas-Fee                    page 45
   and relaxation.                                                        – Hotel Alpenhof in Zermatt                             page 45   Water, this magical element that we call “blue gold” which is fun-      Espaces Thermaux Suisses offer a very diverse range of facilities
                                                                          – Hotel Hof Weissbad in Weissbad                        page 37   damental to all life, is the element that we search for instinctively   to meet all requirements, from the therapy pool to the sports
   Each of the 10 Wellness Plus hotels vows to fulfil a number of         – Wellness- & Spa-Hotel Beatus in Merligen-Interlaken   page 24   to regain our sense of well-being: to relax and unwind, to revi-        pool, not forgetting the Japanese bath, salt water pool, Romano-
   clearly defined and stringently controlled minimum criteria aimed      – Wellness- & Spa-Hotel Ermitage-Golf                             talise our bodies, simply for pleasure … The waters which feed          Irish baths, saunas and hammams. Wellness treatments such as
   at promoting the balanced wellbeing of body, mind and soul. The         in Gstaad-Schönried                                    page 22   the thermal and mineral springs flow from deep within the layers        Ayurveda, La Stone therapy, relaxing massages, beauty treat-
   criteria are listed at www.wellnessplus.ch and in the Wellness         – Parkhotel Bellevue & Spa, Adelboden                   page 20   of rock where they have been enclosed for centuries, even thou-         ments and high-quality fitness programmes, to name but a few
   Plus brochure (available free of charge).                              – Wellness-Hotel Chasa Montana, Samnaun                 page 31   sands of years, protected from all pollution. In the course of their    examples, are also available in most thermal spas. This profes-
                                                                          – Grand Hotel Hof Ragaz, Bad Ragaz                      page 36   mysterious journey, these waters become enriched with mineral           sional approach makes Espaces Thermaux Suisses the ideal
   The Wellness Plus hotels strive to offer guests not only high-         – Cresta Palace Hotel, Celerina/St. Moritz                        salts, often rare and invaluable for our health. The thermal            place to relax and revitalise.
   quality wellness services, but also a sustainable sense of well-                                                                         springs are a gift of nature, a marvel of purity, each with its own
   being. The “Everyday exercises” guide, which shows how mak-                                                                              specific properties. These waters are sought for their therapeutic
   ing minor changes to your daily routine can have a sustainable                                                                           qualities and also as a source of vitality and joie de vivre.
   effect on your health and fitness, is one part of this. A further      Private Selection –
   sustainable contribution on behalf of guests can be found at           Wellness Plus Hotels                                              Espaces Thermaux Suisses have medical centres which offer a
   www.wellness-kochclub.ch. Here, you can download free, sea-            Tribschenstrasse 7                                                variety of treatments specific to each spa health resort depend-        Schweizer Heilbäder
   sonal recipes taken from the light, easily digested and delicious      6005 Luzern                                                       ing on the composition of the water. They are recognised by the         Espaces Thermaux Suisses
   Wellness Plus menus on offer at all the member hotels.                 Phone +41 (0)41 368 10 05                                         OFSP (Swiss Federal Office of Public Health). The various treat-        Avenue des Bains 22
                                                                          info@wellnessplus.ch                                              ments – prescribed and under the responsibility of specialist           1400 Yverdon-les-Bains
                                                                          www.wellnessplus.ch                                               doctors – are administered by qualified physiotherapists.               www.swissthermalspa.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    info@swissthermalspa.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tel. +41 (0)24 420 15 21




   The Mini-Wellness ABC.                                                                                                                                                                                             Thermal spas at a glance.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Switzerland and its thermal spas represent a way of life! Discover
   Treat yourself to an extended weekend of rest and enjoyment.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      them for yourself and revel in the change of scene:
   Relax, regain your inner balance, recharge your batteries and enjoy!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Schamser Heilbad Andeer, Grand Hotels Bad Ragaz,
   – 3 nights including gourmet halfboard or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Bogn Engiadina Scuol, Salina Maris Breiten, Les Bains de Lavey,
     a light Wellness Plus “pampering menu”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lindner Hotels + Alpentherme Leukerbad,
   – Basic wellness package with free use of pools and hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thermalp – Les Bains d’Ovronnaz, Kurzentrum Rheinfelden,
     bikes and admission to gymnastics programme
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Les Bains de Saillon, MTZ Heilbad St. Moritz, Terme di Stabio,
   – 1 herbal bath of your choice; 1 x 25-minute vitality massage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Rheuma- und Rehazentrum Valens, Centre thermal d’Yverdon-
   Price per person: from CHF 492.–/EUR 310.–. For more infor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      les-Bains, Thermalbad Zurzach.
   mation or to book, please visit www.wellnessplus.ch, send an
   e-mail to info@wellnessplus.ch or dial +41 (0)41 368 10 05.

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Bernese Oberland.




                                                                                                                                          Lenk, Bernese Oberland
Destination Bernese Oberland                                         Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau – world-class peaks! At their feet,
Tel. 00800 100 200 30 (freephone)                                    glittering Lake Brienz and Lake Thun vie with each other for your
www.berneroberland.ch                                                attention. Get off the beaten path and hike barefoot over meadows
                                                                     or inhale the fragrance of the herb garden in Kandersteg. Meditate
                                                                     under the blue sky in Lenk. Breathe the fresh mountain air. Enjoy
                                                                     your vacation with body and soul.




Adelboden.                                                                                                                                                         Adelboden Tourismus
                                                                                                                                                                   3715 Adelboden
                                                                                                                                                                                              Highlight.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Third Alpine Wellness Days Adelboden
                                                                                                                                                                   Tel. +41 (0)33 673 80 80

Unique wellness factors.                                                                                                                                           Fax +41 (0)33 673 80 92
                                                                                                                                                                   info@adelboden.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                              On the occasion of the Third Alpine Wellness Days Adelboden
                                                                                                                                                                                              (15–30 July 2006), the opportunities in Alpine Wellness can
                                                                                                                                                                                              be rediscovered and experienced. For the two weeks in July
                                                                                                                                                                   www.adelboden.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                              2006, a variety of offerings and events are planned – all
The first certified Swiss Alpine Wellness resort                                                                                                                                              with regard to Alpine Fitness. The opening of the First Alpine
                                                                                                                                                                                              Wellness Adventure Trail is going to be the highlight of the
takes you back to nature !                                                                                                                                                                    programme.


“S’isch gäbig hie.” Here you have it all. A place that is full of    For you, the guest, “Alpine Wellness” in Adelboden is equivalent
strength and replete with sports challenges in harmony with          to personal deceleration, sports activities, salubrious mountain
nature. Unique Alpine Wellness factors define Adelboden: It’s        air and fresh water, regional cuisine and cultural encounters as
1350 metres above sea level, an optimal height from a medical        well as thrilling inspirations.
standpoint. The mild but stimulating climate, fog-free autumn
and winter months, pure, wholesome spring and mineral water,         On 9 July 2005, Adelboden was certified by Alpine Wellness
the typical way of life of the Bernese Oberland and the gently
rolling hills against the backdrop of a glacial white mountain
                                                                     International GmbH as Switzerland’s first Alpine Wellness resort.
                                                                     This distinction proves that Adelboden has a multifaceted infra-
                                                                                                                                                                                              Wellness tip.
panorama. And embedded in it all is the outstanding service          structure, has high standards in wellness offerings and is an                                                            In Adelboden, the quality philosophy “Alpine Wellness” offers
quality of the 4-star Parkhotel Bellevue & Spa with its attractive   attractive destination in all respects. Landscape and nature                                                             an incomparably broad spectrum of offerings under three
wellness oasis “Aqua vitalis” (1300 square metres). An arc spread    played an important role in winning this certification.                                                                  themes:
between an Alpine cultural and natural landscape that is full of                                                                                                                              “Alpine Pampering” – for instance, a massage under the
exciting and contrasting offerings, enriched by personal encoun-                                                                                                                              sky in the Panorama Swimming Pool Gruebi.
ters is a cosy chalet village.                                                                                                                                                                “Alpine Fitness” – for instance, during an advanced Nordic
                                                                                                                                                                                              Walking tour to the imposing Engstligen Waterfall and the
                                                                                                                                                                                              mystic Choleren Gorge.
                                                                                                                                                                                              “Alpine Health” – for instance, on the basis of the salu-
                                                                                                                                                                                              brious Adelboden mineral water.

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                                         Adelboden: Parkhotel Bellevue & Spa****.                                                               Grindelwald:
                                         This hotel is run with charm and dedication           bath, 1 basic facial, 1 manicure, 1 body peel-
                                                                                                                                                Sunstar Hotel Grindelwald****.
                                         by the owner’s family and has very appealing          ing, 1 wellness bath, 1 facial massage.          Sunstar Hotel Grindelwald, built on a grand             in the evening. Free entry to the thermal pool,
                                         facets: a quiet yet central location, magnifi-                                                         scale, is found opposite the Firstbahn cable            1 full body massage, 1 foot reflexology mas-
                                         cent views, a park with a sun terrace and a           Our plus                                         car in the heart of the glacial village. The new        sage, 2 aroma whirlpool baths, 1 soft pack, as
                                         spa offering the invigorating experience of           The welcoming atmosphere of a cosy country       wellness oasis, which features a beautiful              well as complimentary soft drinks in your
                                         pristine nature, both in summer and winter.           house is combined in this hotel with the         quiet zone, a Roman thermal pool as well as a           room.
                                         Let the competent wellness team pamper                generously large rooms of a Grand Hotel.         blockhouse sauna in the hotel’s park, offers
                                         you in a stimulating and refined atmosphere.          Here you can breathe, touch and live well.       a breathtaking view of the Bernese Oberland’s           Our plus
                                                                                                                                                mountain world.                                         Breathtaking view of the Eiger North Face and
                                         Relaxation Days                                       3715 Adelboden                                                                                           daily changing programmes – free of charge –
                                         Three nights, half board, use of the spa              Tel. +41 (0)33 673 80 00                         Intensive Vitality & Beauty                             ranging from Aquafit to Yoga.
                                         facilities, daily fitness programme, 1 algae          Fax +41 (0)33 673 80 01                          Three nights, including an opulent vitality
                                         therapy, 1 full body massage, 1 phyto bath,           info@parkhotel-bellevue.ch                       breakfast buffet and a selection of 4-course            3818 Grindelwald
                                         1 peeling and body wrap.                              www.parkhotel-bellevue.ch                        menus in the evening. Free entry to the                 Tel. +41 (0)33 854 77 77
                                                                                                                                                thermal pool, 1 full body massage, 1 foot               Fax +41 (0)33 854 77 70
                                         Lifestyle Week                                        Open from:                                       reflexology massage, 1 aroma whirlpool bath,            grindelwald@sunstar.ch
                                         Seven nights, half board, use of the spa              26. 5. 05 – 23. 4. 06, 25. 5.–15. 4. 07          1 facial treatment, 1 Cleopatra or evening              www.sunstar.ch/grindelwald
                                         facilities, daily fitness programme, 1 evening                                                         primrose oil bath, and complimentary soft
                                         primrose bath, 2 full body massages, 1 foot           Prices as per separate price list: page 8        drinks in your room.                                    Open from:
                                         reflexology massage, 1 Serail bath, 1 phyto                                                                                                                    19. 12. 05–18. 10. 06, 20. 12. 06–15. 10. 07
                                                                                                                                                Fitness and Anti-Stress
                                                                                                                                                Six nights, including an opulent vitality break-        Prices as per separate price list: page 8
                                          34°   28°
                                                                                          54     95             Wellness
                                                                                                                            1350 m              fast buffet and a selection of 4-course menus
                                                                                                                 Hotel
                                                                                                                                                 28°                                                     204    406                     Wellness
                                         Hotspot                                                                                                                                                                              1034 m     Hotel     Hotspot




                                         Grindelwald: Grand Regina Alpin                                                                        Gstaad: Grand Hotel Bellevue*****.
                                         Wellfit Hotel*****.
                                         The Grand Regina Alpin Wellfit Hotel is in the        Our plus                                         Only nine months after reopening in Decem-              Wellness Package –
                                         centre of Grindelwald, opposite the railway           Great location surrounded by magical coun-       ber 2002, Grand Hotel Bellevue was awarded              an antidote for jadedness
                                         station for trips up the Jungfraujoch. Superb         tryside, “Alpin Wellfit Club” with herbal hut    the “Hotel of the Year” prize. This luxurious           Two nights in a double room, including break-
                                         views of the Alpine peaks and the north wall          bath, Angel Bath, glacier steam bath, brine      5-star hotel is in the midst of the 18 000              fast buffet, 3-course menu, gourmet menu,
                                         of the Eiger. Easy to reach by road and rail.         bath, Crystal Cave, “Heat Mine Gallery”, fun     square metre park found at the entrance of              free access to the “Bellevue SPA”, 1 mas-
                                         Fascinating “Alpin Wellfit Club” with exten-          showers, Poacher Sauna, indoor pool and,         Gstaad. There are special suites, junior                sage, daily group workout lessons, and a
                                         sive offering, including wellness, beauty and         in summer, outdoor pool, numerous appli-         suites as well as large double rooms. Much              thriller to keep you in suspense.
                                         fitness, indoor swimming pool.                        cations. Exclusive cuisine in two restaurants    sought-after is the “Bellevue SPA”, two
                                                                                               and bar with live music.                         restaurants, a stylish hotel bar as well as the         Our plus
                                         Regina Wellfit Kick                                                                                    “Porsche 911” Live Music Bar.                           Wellness for mind and body is the hallmark
                                         Two nights including breakfast buffet, table          3818 Grindelwald                                                                                         of our offerings.
                                         d’hôte menu, 1 Alpine hut bath or 1 massage,          Tel. +41 (0)33 854 86 00                         Relaxation the Asian Way
                                         use of wellness infrastructure.                       Fax +41 (0)33 854 86 88                          Three nights in a Design Room, including                3780 Gstaad
                                                                                               info@grandregina.ch                              breakfast buffet, 1 gourmet menu,                       Tel. +41 (0)33 748 00 00
                                         Wellfit Mountain Wonder                               www.grandregina.ch                               2 three-course menus, free access to the                Fax +41 (0)33 748 00 01
                                         Six nights including breakfast buffet, table                                                           “Bellevue SPA”, 1 relaxing Shiseido facial              info@bellevue-gstaad.ch
                                         d’hôte half board, 1 hot stone massage,               Open from:                                       treatment, 1 Japanese luxury bath with                  www.bellevue-gstaad.ch
                                         1 full body massage or 1 facial treatment,            18. 12. 05 – 3. 4. 06, 14. 5. –10. 10. 06        massage. In your room you will find books
                                         use of wellness infrastructure.                                                                        and journals for your reading pleasure.                 Open from: 1. 1.– 31. 12. 06
                                                                                               Prices as per separate price list: page 8
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                                         Gstaad-Schönried: Wellness & Spa                                                                           Kandersteg: Royal Park Hotel*****.                                                 DELUXE

                                         Hotel Ermitage-Golf*****.                                                                                  In this unique hotel park extending over
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       HOTELS
                                                                                                                                                                                                     the park, sauna, Roman steam bath, solari-
                                         Untouched nature, in conjunction with the ex-            Our plus                                          10,000 m2 of landscaped garden, our private      um and whirlpool enhance the wellness
                                         perience of wellbeing in our wellness oasis.             More than 1500 m2 of pure wellness. 4 pools,      beauty, health resort & spa beckons with         experience. Affordable therapies such as
                                         An extensive wellness programme, culinary                daily sports and excursion programme. Early       numerous fitness and sports options. The         Thalasso Beauty & Thalasso Health, pedi-
                                         delights and an elegant yet cosy “Home away              morning tea, cake and pastry buffet, indoor       hotel itself boasts horseback riding, putting    cure, physical therapy, massages, Shiatsu,
                                         from home” awaits you.                                   and outdoor saline pool (35°C), sports pool for   greens, tennis courts, a hotel-owned yacht       water exercises, stretching, aerobics, etc.
                                                                                                  lap swimming (28–31°C), sauna park (4 saunas      and motorboat on Lake Thun. A 120 m2
                                         Little ABC of Wellness                                   & 1 whirlpool). From mid-March to mid-Decem-      indoor pool and a 140 m2 outdoor pool are at     Our plus
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                                         Three nights, including half board, daily early          ber: Gourmet /4 board (salad buffet and soup      your disposal.                                   A hiking paradise: Three side valleys embed-
                                         morning tea, newspapers, as well as participa-           in the afternoon, cake buffet).                                                                    ded in a nature reserve. Excursions to the
                                         tion in the gymnastics, sports and hiking pro-                                                             Enjoy Wellness                                   southern and northern sides of the Alps.
                                         gramme. Enjoy free entrance to the saline pool,          3778 Gstaad-Schönried                             Three nights Wellness Package. Enjoy the         “The fine art of living offering the best value
                                         outdoor pool and sauna park. One herbal treat-           Tel. +41 (0)33 748 60 60                          infrastructure and charm of a “Small Leading     for your money”.
                                         ment and a 25-minute vitality massage.                   Fax +41 (0)33 748 60 67                           Hotel of the World”. Sports programmes and
                                                                                                  ermitagegolf@gstaad.ch                            therapies not included in the package price.     3718 Kandersteg
                                         Vitality & Wellbeing                                     www.ermitagegolf.ch                               Fine cuisine, light, natural and freshly pre-    Tel. +41 (0)33 675 88 88
                                         Six nights, including half board, daily early                                                              pared gourmet meals.                             Fax +41 (0)33 675 88 80
                                         morning tea, newspapers, participation in gym-           Open all year.                                                                                     royal@rikli.com
                                         nastics, sports and hiking programmes. Free                                                                Partner Wellfeeling & Relaxing                   www.royalkandersteg.com
                                         entrance to the saline pool, outdoor pool and            Prices as per separate price list: page 9         Six nights, half board, including gourmet
                                         sauna park, 1 herbal treatment and one 25-                                                                 breakfast and a selection of 5-course menus.     Open from: 17. 12. 05–20. 3. 06, 1. 6.–30. 9. 06
                                         minute vitality massage.                                                                                   Indoor swimming pool and adventure pool in       Prices as per separate price list: page 10
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                                         Wellness       1200 m                                                                                      Wellness              Hotspot
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                                         Interlaken: Victoria-Jungfrau                                                                              Lenk: Lenkerhof alpine resort*****.
                                         Grand Hotel & Spa*****.
                                                                                                                                                    This youngest and coolest 5-star hotel is        visit, including hair styling and 1 consultation
                                         The Victoria-Jungfrau is considered an un-               Spa Signature Experience                          counted among Switzerland’s best hotels.         as well as 1 make-up application for the day
                                         usual winter and summer resort. Discerning               Minimum 5 nights, including oriental joint        Located in the backwoods of the Simmental        or evening.
                                         guests enjoy the luxury and at the same time             release, 1 essential oil bath, 1 ESPA facial      Valley, in an untouched natural environment,
                                         the laid-back informality for which the hotel            treatment, 1 body wrap, 1 ESPA aroma therapy      the hotel’s excellent cuisine and unique         Our plus
                                         is famous. Multifarious pleasures of the palate          body massage.                                     wellness facilities guarantee supreme relax-     Extensive wellness oasis spread over more
                                         beckon in three exclusive restaurants, as                                                                  ation and rejuvenation!                          than 2000 m2, including outdoor sulphur pool,
                                         well as total relaxation in the unique Victoria-         Our plus                                                                                           crystal pool and professional beauty facilities.
                                         Jungfrau Grand Hotel & SPA.                              Victoria-Jungfrau Spa pool, sauna & steam,        Ligne St Barth Day
                                                                                                  ESPA body & face treatments, Clarins Beauty       Two nights, including gourmet dinner and         3775 Lenk im Simmental
                                         All prices are based on double occupancy.                Center, fitness & sports, health coaching, ten-   1 bath suitable for her or him, 1 papaya, sea    Tel. +41 (0)33 736 36 36
                                         Included are the breakfast buffet, Dine-Around           nis courts, golf and bike programmes.             sand or olive stone peeling, 1 aroma therapy     Fax +41 (0)33 736 36 37
                                         with a selection of 5-course menus in “La                                                                  massage, 1 “Relax” facial treatment adapted      welcome@lenkerhof.ch
                                         Terrasse”, or à la carte dining at the “Jungfrau         3800 Interlaken                                   to your skin.                                    www.lenkerhof.ch
                                         Brasserie” or the “La Pastateca”, 1 traditional          Tel. +41 (0)33 828 28 28
                                         foot bath and 1 relaxing herbal tea.                     Fax +41 (0)33 828 28 80                           Aveda Day                                        Open from:
                                                                                                  interlaken@victoria-jungfrau.ch                   Two nights, including gourmet dinner and         18. 6. 05–30. 4. 06, 1. 7. 06–31. 12. 06
                                         Mini Ritual Programme                                    www.victoria-jungfrau.ch                          1 Salt Glow Treatment (oil-salt peeling to
                                         Minimum 2 nights, including special body                                                                   refine the skin and subsequent body wrap for     Prices as per separate price list: page 10
                                         wrap, 1 aroma therapy massage.                           Open from: 1. 1.– 31. 12. 06                      a special glow). and 1 Elemental Nature
                                                                                                                                                    Facial (skin care adjusted to the condition of
                                                                                                  Prices as per separate price list: page 9         your skin). Package includes 1 beauty salon

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                                         Merligen: Wellness & Spa
                                         Hotel Beatus****.
                                         Occupying a dream location by Lake Thun in               massages ( 25 min. each), use of indoor
                                                                                                                                                          Naturally wonderful.
                                         the Bernese Oberland, the Wellness & Spa                 swimming pool ( 29°C ), open-air brine pool
                                         Hotel Beatus sits in a 12,000 m2 park and of-            ( 35°C ), and sauna park with 7 saunas and a
                                         fers unrivalled views of the lake and the                rest room with waterbeds.
                                         Alps. Light communal areas, three restaurants
                                         with exquisite cuisine, and elegant rooms                Our plus
                                         and suites ensure your stay will be an expe-             Extensive 1400 m2 wellness facility at a
                                         rience-packed, rejuvenating and happy one.               unique location. Superb open-air brine pool
                                                                                                  right by the lake. Price reductions between
                                         Mini wellness ABC                                        29. 10. and 22. 12. 06.
                                         Three nights in a twin or single room,
                                         including half board, 1 herbal bath, 1 “Relax            3658 Merligen-Thunersee
                                         Royal” treatment, 1 vitality massage (25 min.),          Tel. +41 (0)33 252 81 81
                                         use of indoor swimming pool ( 29°C ), open-              Fax +41 (0)33 251 36 76
                                         air brine pool ( 35°C ), and sauna park with             info@beatus.ch
                                         7 saunas and a rest room with waterbeds.                 www.beatus.ch


                                         Vitality & Wellbeing                                     Open from: 1. 1.– 31. 12. 06
                                         Six nights in a twin or single room, including
                                         half board, 1 hay or herbal bath, 2 vitality             Prices as per separate price list: page 10

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                                         Sigriswil: Solbad-Hotel Sigriswil****.
                                         In the midst of the magnificent landscape of             body massage or 1 back & neck massage and
                                         the Bernese Oberland, with breathtaking vistas           1 “Try-out” foot reflexology massage, 2 beauty
                                         of mountains and the lake, you will find a               treatments ( anti-stress and / or facial treatment
                                         wellness oasis, which includes a saline pool             and/or pedicure and foot massage).
                                         ( 35 °C ), a whirlpool, a Kneipp basin, a fitness
                                         room, Finnish sauna and biosauna, an aroma               Our plus
                                         steam grotto, adventure showers, beauty                  Biosauna, aroma steam grotto. Get away from
                                         treatments, and massages. Here you will                  it all and enjoy a change of pace in a cor-
                                         enjoy cheerful friendliness and warm-hearted             dial and personal atmosphere.
                                         hospitality.
                                                                                                  3655 Sigriswil
                                         Wellness Days
                                         Two nights, including welcome cocktail, break-
                                                                                                  Tel. +41 (0)33 252 25 25
                                                                                                  Fax +41 (0)33 252 25 00                                 Cheeses from Switzerland. Like no other.
                                         fast buffet, 4-course dinner selection, free             info@solbadhotel-sigriswil.ch
                                         entrance to the wellness oasis, 1 back & neck            www.solbadhotel-sigriswil.ch
                                         massage, 1 beauty treatment ( facial with
                                         massage, or eyelash tinting and a facial, or             Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                                                                                                                                                               Lush meadows, pure mountain air, fresh milk, traditional recipes, ancestral skills, and a long
                                         relaxing foot and leg care ).                                                                                         ripening process. This is what accounts for each of Switzerland’s distinctive cheeses. No
                                                                                                  Prices as per separate price list: page 11
                                                                                                                                                               wonder connoisseurs everywhere appreciate the variety of cheeses we make. Naturally.
                                         Relax Days
                                         Three nights, including welcome cocktail,                                                                             Find out more about our many cheeses at www.switzerland-cheese.com
                                         breakfast buffet, 4-course dinner selection,
                                         free entrance to the wellness oasis, 1 full

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Graubünden.




                                                                                                                                             Falera, Graubünden
Graubünden holidays                                                   Water and mountains are known to impart strength and to invig-
7001 Chur                                                             orate body and soul. We, therefore, utilise them for our guests.
Tel. +41 (0)81 254 24 24                                              How about a bath with naturally carbonated water ? St. Moritz
www.graubuenden.ch                                                    makes this possible. Or do you prefer to lounge around on stones
                                                                      warmed by steam! If you do, come to Vals! Jump into mountain
                                                                      lakes, conquer high Alpine peaks like Piz Palü, carve through pow-
                                                                      der snow, or enjoy windsurfing on the Silser Lake. Holidays in
                                                                      Graubünden – your refuelling stop for wellness !




Engadin/Scuol –                                                                                                                                                   The pure, dry air in the nature paradise of the Lower Engadin is
                                                                                                                                                                  complemented by the warmth and moisture in the spa. Stroll past
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Highlights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Wellness offerings in the Lower Engadin
                                                                                                                                                                  picturesque houses adorned with artistic Sgrafitto and across the

the wellness oasis.                                                                                                                                               village square with its picturesque fountain. Sample tasty Capuns,
                                                                                                                                                                  a regional specialty. The combination of all these experiences is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Details on our attractive wellness packages can be found
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in our brochure “Lower Engadin’s Mineral Water Charms the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Senses”. Additional information is available at Engadin/
                                                                                                                                                                  certain to recharge and enliven anybody’s energy and spirit.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Scuol Tourismus AG or on our Homepage.
Wellness. Rumantsch. National Park.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Wellness vouchers
                                                                                                                                                                  Engadin/Scuol Tourismus AG                                           Gift idea: our wellness voucher: We will be delighted
Wellness aficionados are delighted that there is a place like Scuol   In a unique bathing ceremony you will experience the Roman-Irish                            7550 Scuol                                                           to issue a voucher for Wellness Days or a Wellness Week.
in the Lower Engadin, which is blessed with the famed “Bogn           Bath, where steam baths, cool showers and massages alternate.                               Tel. +41 (0)81 861 22 22
Engiadina Scuol”. Here you can find relaxation in untouched           In classic fashion, two European bathing traditions have been unit-                         Fax +41 (0)81 861 22 23
nature. Nearby you will discover the Swiss National Park, pictur-     ed here in a stimulating and beneficial ritual. The Romans believed                         www.scuol.ch
esque villages and untold wellness options. In a nutshell: Here       in the health benefits of steam baths of varying temperatures. The                          info@engadin.com
you will feel well.                                                   Irish in the olden days enjoyed bathing in hot, dry air. A veritable
                                                                      temple of wellness! How about relaxing after a hike in the National
Wellness in Scuol is more than partaking in the fashionable well-
ness scene. In earlier times, guests came to Scuol to take the
                                                                      Park ? In Scuol’s sauna landscape you will certainly find the de-
                                                                      sired experience of warmth, recuperation and relaxation – in other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Wellness tip.
cure. Today, the springs originating in the environs of Scuol feed    words: another wellness experience. In our hectic world, Bogn                                                                                                    Wellness Experience: Two nights, including breakfast, 1
the therapeutic and adventure pools around Bogn Engiadina             Engiadina Scuol offers everything body and soul are yearning for.                                                                                                entry to the Engadin Bad Scuol Adventure Pool, 1 entry to
Scuol. Are you in the mood for the luxurious sensation of warm        The fact is that here you are pampered more intensely and that                                                                                                   the Roman-Irish Bath. Prices start at CHF 141.– / EUR 89.–
water, for feeling well and at ease ? No problem. Our salubrious      your bathing pleasures are enhanced when combined with the                                                                                                       per person.
spring water gushes and bubbles in various pools, grottoes and        Lower Engadin’s magnificent mountain world.                                                                                                                      Wellness Days: Two nights, including breakfast, 2 entries
steam baths. The Wellness Centre is based on a holistic concept.                                                                                                                                                                       to the Engadin Bad Scuol Adventure Pool. Prices start at
The elements of water, recuperation, exercises, nutrition and                                                                                                                                                                          CHF 100.– / EUR 63.– per person.
Alpine climate are combined here and have a synergistic effect on                                                                                                                                                                      Wellness Week: Seven nights, including breakfast, 7 entries
health.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                to the Engadin Bad Scuol Adventure Pool. Prices start at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       CHF 315.– / EUR 198.– per person.

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                                   Arosa: Arosa Kulm Hotel & Alpin Spa*****.                                                               Flims-Waldhaus: Hotel Adula****.
                                   This adventure hotel on the sunny south face          Kulm Alpine Beauty                                Forget the daily grind in the large hotel park,   and cake buffet, use of the La Mira Wellness
                                   is in winter directly at the ski runs, and in         Seven nights, including half board, 4 facial      the mountains and the forests. In cosy rooms      & Spa, daily exercise programme, 1 Flims hay
                                   summer, it is the ideal starting point for hik-       treatments, 1 full body peeling, 1 algae-miner-   where the air is redolent with the smell of       bath, 1 aromatic herbal bath, 2 x 25 min. par-
                                   ing and biking tours, or for golfing on               al water bath, 3 body massages, 1 eyelash         wood. Over culinary and viticultural delights.    tial massages, 1 Phytomer facial treatment.
                                   Europe’s highest 18-hole course. Activities           and eyebrow tinting and shaping, 1 Christian      In the unique La Mira Wellness & Spa, with
                                   and high-altitude training in a breathtaking          Dior “Make-up Apero”. Also Manpower for           its saunas and pools. In the fitness club or      Our plus
                                   mountain world as well as total relaxation in         him.                                              the massage cabin. Find yourself. We’re there     La Mira Wellness & Spa: 1200 m2, comprising
                                   the ALPIN SPA. The wellness pool in the                                                                 to help you.                                      the elements: fitness, water, saunas, relax-
                                   rocks consists of powerful Graubünden gran-           Our plus                                                                                            ation and body & beauty treatment.
                                   ite, making this property a highly desirable          Arosa Kulm – in winter near the runs,             Time Out
                                   destination. The restaurants, children’s club,        in summer near the hiking trails – always         Three nights including breakfast buffet,          7018 Flims-Waldhaus
                                   tennis courts, fitness room, beauty college,          closest to the guest.                             5-course evening meal of your choice, after-      Tel. +41 (0)81 928 28 28
                                   and seminar rooms add to the attractions.                                                               noon tea and cake buffet, use of the La Mira      Fax +41 (0)81 928 28 29
                                                                                         7050 Arosa                                        Wellness & Spa, daily exercise programme, 1       info@adula.ch
                                   Fit in 3 Days – for Her and Him                       Tel. +41 (0)81 378 88 88                          Scottish bath (oil and salt exfoliation), 1       www.adula.ch
                                   Three nights, including half board, welcome           Fax +41 (0)81 378 88 89                           relaxing back and neck massage.
                                   cocktail, 1 vitality oxygen inhalation treat-         info@arosakulm.ch                                                                                   Open from: 1. 1.–17. 4. 06, 12. 5.–5.11. 06
                                   ment, 1 foot reflexology treatment, free use of       www.arosakulm.ch                                  Pure Nature
                                   the Arosa mountain trains (Sunday). In addi-                                                            Six nights including breakfast buffet, 5-course   Prices as per separate price list: page 12
                                   tion, your choice of 1 aroma bath, massage,           Open from: 1. 1.–14. 4. 06, 17. 6.–10. 9. 06      evening meal of your choice, afternoon tea
                                   vitamin treatment or use of the golf course.
                                                                                         Prices as per separate price list: page 11
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                                                                                                     Hotel     1850 m




                                   Arosa: Sunstar Parkhotel****.                                                                           Flims-Waldhaus:
                                                                                                                                           Park Hotel Waldhaus – resort & spa*****.
                                   Attractive 4-star hotel with extensive well-          massage, 1 aroma whirlpool bath and
                                                                                                                                           A unique world of mountains, nature, luxury       spa treatment in our wellness suite, hammam
                                   ness and beauty offerings. Centrally located          2 solarium sessions. No single room supple-
                                                                                                                                           and light in Switzerland’s largest hotel park.    “Ritual for Two”, “Booster” facial treatment,
                                   in a quiet and sunny part of Arosa, the state-        ment.
                                                                                                                                           Four interconnected guesthouses reflect the       St Barth spa manicure or pedicure for two.
                                   approved climatic health resort and holiday
                                                                                                                                           elegance and grandezza of the Belle Epoque.
                                   destination. The rooms open up on views of            Our plus
                                                                                                                                           The new extravagant wellness section “Delight”    Our plus
                                   Arosa’s mountain world and Lake Untersee              Extensive wellness and beauty offerings
                                                                                                                                           Spa & Beauty, located in a glass cube, imparts    A charming and unique park landscape,
                                   as well as the hotel’s beautiful garden.              spread over 1300 m2. Daily activity pro-
                                                                                                                                           a new glamour to the hotel resort. Culinary       defined by a rich fauna and flora! The wellness
                                                                                         gramme and pampering treatments for every
                                                                                                                                           delights in six restaurants, art & culture and    area extends over 2500 m2: bathing and spa
                                   Three Days Relax                                      taste! Aqua Gym, 5 “Tibetans”, bike tours,
                                                                                                                                           sports & adventure as well as kids’ activities.   facilities with 2 pools, bio-pond for swimming,
                                   Two nights with vitality breakfast buffet and         “Breathing for Life” exercises, etc.
                                                                                                                                                                                             wellness suites, earth sauna, hammam, sep-
                                   wellness meals (full board)! Enjoy the free
                                                                                                                                           Delighted Air                                     arate saunas for ladies, Thalasso treatments.
                                   use of the thermal spa and fitness facilities.        7050 Arosa
                                                                                                                                           Two nights, including breakfast, special full
                                   One full body massage, 1 aroma whirlpool              Tel. +41 (0)81 378 77 77
                                                                                                                                           body massage, facials with St Barth or Sisley     7018 Flims-Waldhaus
                                   bath and 2 solarium sessions. No single               Fax +41 (0)81 378 77 78
                                                                                                                                           products, sound massage, St Barth Spa             Tel. +41 (0)81 928 48 48
                                   room supplement.                                      arosa@sunstar.ch
                                                                                                                                           Pedicure.                                         Fax +41 (0)81 928 48 58
                                                                                         www.sunstar.ch/arosa
                                                                                                                                                                                             info@parkhotel-waldhaus.ch
                                   Five Days Intensive Vitality
                                                                                                                                           A Romance in Flims                                www.parkhotel-waldhaus.ch
                                   Four nights with vitality breakfast buffet and        Open from:
                                                                                                                                           Three nights, including breakfast, welcome
                                   wellness meals (full board). Free use of              3. 12. 05–17. 4. 06, 6. 6.–15. 10. 06
                                                                                                                                           champagne in your room, breakfast in bed          Open from: 1.1.–18. 4. 06, 21. 5.–31.12. 06
                                   the thermal spa, fitness rooms. One full body
                                                                                                                                           upon request, 1 gourmet dinner in La Cena
                                                                                         Prices as per separate price list: page 11
                                                                                                                                           (15 GaultMillau points), 1 candlelight dinner,    Prices as per separate price list: page 12
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                                                                                                 Hotel     1850 m                           Hotel




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                                   Pontresina: Hotel Rosatsch***                                                                          Samnaun: Wellness- &
                                   and Residence Rosatsch****.                                                                            Ferienhotel Post****.
                                                                                                                                          The Hangl family bids you a hearty welcome.      Five Anti-Stress Days
                                   Engadin – the sun balcony of the Alps.             noise), indoor pool, saunas, steam baths, fit-
                                                                                                                                          Come in and enjoy the special ambience           Five nights, including vitality menu, 1 hay
                                   At the hub of things and yet quiet, the well-      ness, “Garten des Inn” thermal bath, 1 full, 1
                                                                                                                                          of Hotel Post! Our vitality-promoting gourmet    bath, 1 aroma massage, 1 facial treatment,
                                   ness residence boasts a superb indoor pool,        partial or 1 foot reflex zone massage, 1 aro-
                                                                                                                                          cuisine will delight your palate. You will       1 solarium voucher, free use of the “Stella
                                   whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, solarium,            matic “Atlantis” surf bath, 1 “Aphrodite” full-
                                                                                                                                          find total relaxation for body and soul in our   Aqua” wellness oasis.
                                   oxygen bar and fitness salon. “Garten des          body cream pack, 1 carriage ride into the
                                                                                                                                          generously designed wellness oasis “Stella
                                   Inn” thermal baths with aromatic brine             Roseg valley.
                                                                                                                                          Aqua”. In summer: Mountain Climbing Week,        Our plus
                                   grotto, laconium (Roman-style sauna), jet
                                                                                                                                          Friends-of-the-Pöstli Week. In winter: Silver    Personal ambience in a cultured yet casual
                                   showers, vitality garden, fountain and water-      Our plus
                                                                                                                                          Snow Weeks, Pöstli Snow Safari, Ski Weeks.       atmosphere.
                                   fall. Facilities for massages, baths, Thalasso     Varied wellness offering in the “holiday para-
                                                                                                                                          Discover the fabulous skiing and hiking areas
                                   treatments and packs. Comfortable rooms/           dise” of Engadin. The unrivalled scenery in
                                                                                                                                          of Samnaun-Ischgl. Free mountain bike            7563 Samnaun-Dorf
                                   suites and highly praised cuisine.                 the most beautiful of mountain valleys.
                                                                                                                                          rental, duty-free shopping discounts. Daily      Tel. +41 (0)81 861 92 00
                                                                                                                                          arrivals.                                        Fax +41 (0)81 861 92 93
                                   Pampering Wellness Days                            7504 Pontresina
                                                                                                                                                                                           posthotel@hangl.ch
                                   Two nights half board, gourmet dinner/fondue       Tel. +41 (0)81 842 77 77
                                                                                                                                          Wellness “Try-out” package                       www.hangl.ch
                                   chinoise, 1 partial or foot reflex zone massage,   Fax +41 (0)81 842 77 78
                                                                                                                                          Three nights, including vitality menu, 1 full
                                   1 hydrojet waterbed massage, 1 solarium,           hotelrosatschpontresina@bluewin.ch
                                                                                                                                          body massage, 1 Cleopatra bath, 1 facial         Open from: 1. 1. 06–31. 12. 06
                                   1 aromatic “Atlantis” surf bath.                   www.hotel-rosatsch.ch
                                                                                                                                          treatment, use of the “Stella Aqua” wellness
                                                                                                                                          oasis.                                           Prices as per separate price list: page 13
                                   Wellness and Relaxation Week                       Open from: 2. 12. 05–23. 4. 06, 10. 6.–16. 10. 06
                                   Seven nights half board (hors d’œuvres/
                                   dessert buffets, gourmet dinner, fondue chi-       Prices as per separate price list: page 12

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                                   Samnaun: Wellness Hotel                                                                                Samnaun: Wellnesshotel Silvretta****.
                                   Chasa Montana****.                                                                                     This beautiful 4-star establishment full of      (revitalising and whole food also available).
                                   Enjoy the best of service, delectable gourmet      hand mask and hand massage, 1 3-D Repair            esprit sits amid the majestic Samnaun moun-      1 fullbody massage, 1 facial treatment,
                                   cuisine and the finest wines, topped by            Complex treatment for your hair, indoor pool,       tain scenery. Its rooms are in local Swiss       1 fango or Thalasso treatment, 1 Asian bath.
                                   wellness in its most perfect form: Body treat-     whirlpool, saunas, steam baths, ‘”Biother-          pine. Enjoy unforgettable evenings with out-     Use of Vitaleum.
                                   ments, baths, massages and much more,              marium”, morning gymnastics, fitness center.        standing cuisine and relax in a peerless
                                   using products of such famous cosmetics                                                                wellness area “Vitaleum”. Underground pas-       Our plus
                                   brands as Ligne St. Barth and Sisley. Indoor       Our Unique Features                                 sageway to indoor pool and fitness area at       The Vitaleum – zest for life, rejuvenation and
                                   swimming pool, whirlpool, saunas, steam            Combine wellness, relaxation – and, in winter,      the Chasa Montana.                               unadulterated wellness pleasure. Ayurveda,
                                   baths, Biothermarium and fitness centre.           skiing – with duty-free shopping at Zegg,                                                            Hot Stone, Asia bath.
                                                                                      our exclusive specialty store.                      Two Hearts, three Wellness Days
                                   Summer Relax Arrangement                                                                               Three nights including pampering half board.     7563 Samnaun
                                   Three nights (Sun–Wed or Mon–Thurs), includ-       7563 Samnaun                                        Enjoy an Asian bath together, 2 x 1 intensive    Tel. +41 (0)81 861 95 00
                                   ing breakfast buffet, dinner menu selection,       Tel. +41 (0)81 861 90 00                            facial treatment and 2 x 1 fullbody massage.     Fax +41 (0)81 861 95 05
                                   1 Kneipp Four-Wave Bath, 1 partial massage,        Fax +41 (0)81 861 90 02                             Recuperate and relax in the Vitaleum, fol-       silvretta@bluewin.ch
                                   indoor pool, whirlpool, saunas, steam bath,        info@hotelchasamontana.ch                           lowed by a romantic tête-à-tête in the even-     www.hotel-silvretta.ch
                                   “Biothermarium”, morning gymnastics, fitness       www.hotelchasamontana.ch                            ing over a fondue chinoise or gourmet or
                                   centre and Samnaun “All-inclusive”.                                                                    vitality meal. Do your body and soul a favour.   Open from: 1. 1.–1. 11. 06, 25. 11.–31. 12. 06
                                                                                      Open from: 1. 1.–22. 10. 06, 23. 11.– 31. 12. 06
                                   Winter Montana Wellness Week                                                                           Beauty Wellness Week                             Prices as per separate price list: page 13
                                   Seven nights, including breakfast buffet, din-     Prices as per separate price list: page 13          Seven nights including pampering half board
                                   ner menu selection, 1-hour facial treatment,                                                           with breakfast buffet and evening meal
                                   1 classical partial massage, 1 Ligne St. Barth
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                                   Scuol: Hotel Belvédère****.                                                                              Zuoz: Hotel Castell****.
                                   Discover the most beautiful Belvédère of all      Our plus                                               The fine art of relaxing – The Castell is a         Our plus
                                   times. In the past few years, our hotel was       Each overnight stay is rewarded with 1 free            hotel where guests from around the world            Completely reconstructed in 2004. Expert
                                   reconstructed with valuable building materials    entrance to the Bogn Engiadina adventure               relax and recharge – far from clichéd, run-of-      hammam supervision. Top-notch cultural
                                   and rejuvenated with new colour schemes.          pool: the new beautifully designed passage             the-mill wellness offerings. Art, architecture,     events. Fabulous location above Zuoz with
                                   The result is a fascinating hotel combining the   leads directly from the hotel to the pool – well-      untouched nature and innovative cuisine             breathtaking vistas. Magnificent light
                                   generosity of a traditional hotel with modern     ness facilities spread over 13,000 m2.                 make a stay at Castell a sensual wellness           architecture installations in massive walls.
                                   design.                                                                                                  experience. A wide-open universe for all gen-       Unique. Never before seen in the Engadin.
                                                                                     7550 Scuol                                             erations and lifestyles…
                                   Total Wellness                                    Tel. +41 (0)81 861 06 06                                                                                   7524 Zuoz/St. Moritz
                                   Two nights, including Alpine gourmet break-       Fax +41 (0)81 861 06 00                                Pasha Days                                          Tel. +41 (0)81 851 52 53
                                   fast buffet, 1 entrance to the Roman-Irish        info@belvedere-scuol.ch                                Two nights, including breakfast buffet and          Fax +41 (0)81 851 52 54
                                   Bath, 1 free use of the Bogn Engiadina adven-     www.belvedere-scuol.ch                                 Castell menu of your choice, entrance to the        info@hotelcastell.ch
                                   ture and wellness pool, daily use of                                                                     hammam and 1 hammam massage of your                 www.hotelcastell.ch
                                   the Andor Fitness Centre.                         Open from:                                             choice. Maximum 60 minutes per person.
                                                                                     1. 1.–17. 4. 06, 18. 5.–31. 12. 06                                                                         Open from:
                                   Aroma Wellness                                                                                           Truly Hammam Power Week                             16. 12. 05–2. 4. 06, 16. 6.–15. 10. 06
                                   Five nights, including Alpine gourmet break-      Prices as per separate price list: page 14             Five nights, including breakfast buffet and
                                   fast buffet, 1 entrance to the Roman-Irish                                                               Castell menu selection, entrance to the ham-        Prices as per separate price list: page 14
                                   Bath, 1 aroma-blossom bath of your choice,                                                               mam and 4 hammam massages of your
                                   1 aroma full body massage, daily free access                                                             choice. Maximum 60 minutes per person.
                                   to the Andor Fitness Centre.                                                                             Small JUST PURE Beauty Products gift
                                                                                                                                            set, activity programme arranged by our
                                                                                       64   104                                             fitness coach.

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                                   Wellness   1250 m    Hotspot                                                                                                                                            1750 m   Hotspot
                                    Hotel                                                                                                                                                        Hotel




                                   St. Moritz:
                                   Kulm Hotel St. Moritz*****.
                                   Kulm Hotel St. Moritz is located in a sunny       Our plus
                                   and central area of St. Moritz and lends an       Free use of the Panorama Spa & Health
                                   aura of tradition and elegance to all summer      Club, Champ Health & Fitness care, 1 hydro
                                   and winter activities. Four restaurants and       jet massage, 1 nightcap. In summer, free use
                                   a bar, the Panorama Spa & Health Club with        of the St. Moritz mountain trains and partici-
                                   beauty farm, the Champ Health & Fitness           pation in our Nordic Walking programme as
                                   Centre, as well as Nordic Walking instructions    well as a 50 % discount on the green fees of
                                   are at your disposal. In the summer: hotel-
                                   owned 9-hole golf course with driving range
                                   and putting green.
                                                                                     our Kulm Executive Golf Course.


                                                                                     7500 St. Moritz
                                                                                     Tel. +41 (0)81 836 80 00
                                                                                                                                         Be sure to take home
                                                                                                                                         something precious
                                   Aroma Beauty                                      Fax +41 (0)81 836 80 01
                                   Three nights, including hotel parking,            reservations@kulmhotel-stmoritz.ch
                                   1 Carita facial treatment, 1 aroma massage,       www.kulmhotel-stmoritz.ch
                                   1 herbal bath.
                                                                                     Open from: Dec.– Apr./end Jun.– Sep.
                                   Sweet Relax
                                   Three nights, including hotel parking,
                                   1 manual lymph drainage, 1 Cleopatra body
                                   wrap, 1 Decléor aroma wrap.
                                                                                     Prices as per separate price list: page 14
                                                                                                                                         from your trip: Your smile.
                                   28°C                                               173   313



                                   Wellness   Hotspot   1856 m
                                    Hotel
                                                                                                                                         We make sure you’ll enjoy your flight to Switzerland as much as you’ll cherish the memories of your visit on your return trip home.
                                                                                                                                         You’ll appreciate our typically Swiss hospitality, reliability and attention to detail. After all, we want to turn flying into an
                                                                                                                                         unforgettable experience.
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Eastern Switzerland.




                                                                                                                                               Lake Schönenboden, Wildhaus, Eastern Switzerland
Ostschweiz Tourismus                                                 You can drink whey, and you can bathe in whey. Whey makes you
9001 St. Gallen                                                      beautiful. In the hilly landscape around Mt. Säntis, in Appenzeller-
Tel. +41 (0)71 227 37 37                                             land and in Toggenburg, the tangy drink is successfully used for
www.ostschweiz.ch                                                    your physical wellbeing. The strength that we derive from natural
                                                                     products comes in handy when hiking the trails through landscapes
                                                                     blessed with fragrant herbs or when climbing the pristine moun-
                                                                     tains. If you are looking for serenity and tranquillity, you are in the
                                                                     right place here.




Appenzellerland.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Highlight.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Appenzellerland Tourismus AR
                                                                                                                                                                                                  9410 Heiden
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tel. +41 (0)71 898 33 00       Natural Moor Spa Gontenbad


The wonders of pure wellness.                                                                                                                                                                     Fax +41 (0)71 898 33 09
                                                                                                                                                                                                  info.ar@appenzell.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                  www.appenzell.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Mineralised water from our own springs, with herbal ad-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ditives harvested personally by our staff. In our Moor Bath,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 seven bathtubs are at your disposal – devote an hour to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 your personal wellness.
The birthplace of wellness.                                                                                                                                                                       Appenzellerland Tourismus AI
                                                                                                                                                                                                  9050 Appenzell                 Natur-Moorbad Gontenbad
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tel. +41 (0)71 787 96 41       CH-9108 Gonten
Water, air and milk in abundance. For over a century, guests from    and Chi Yung Beauty Weeks. The most natural remedy, however,                                                                 Fax +41 (0)71 787 96 49        Tel. +41 (0)71 795 31 23
around the globe have been spending holidays and been taking         is the bracing and pure air of Appenzell. Therefore, you will find                                                           info.ai@appenzell.ch           www.naturmoorbad.ch
cures here. Our springs have been bubbling since time immemo-        here an abundance of climatic health resorts of longstanding                                                                 www.appenzell.ch
rial. And yet, a fresh breeze is always blowing here and all the     fame, above all the Biedermeier village of Heiden – on a sunny
modern amenities are in place. Appenzellerland has always been       terrace in the hills high above Lake Constance. Pure Alpine air
a fountain of youth – for body and soul.                             blows, of course, also on Mt. Säntis, which at 2500 metres above
                                                                     sea level offers vistas of six countries.
Appenzellerland = birthplace of wellness. Long before wellness
became a trend, guests from all over the world regenerated them-     Health and Wellness Hotels in Appenzellerland
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Wellness tip.
selves at the gushing waterfalls, in Fango baths and in the fresh    Gonten, Hotel Jakobsbad                                                                                                                                     Mineral- und Heilbad Unterrechstein
mountain air. Tourism representatives from this most Swiss of all    Gonten, Kurhaus Bad Gonten                                                                                                                                  Enjoy the soothing and salubrious effects of a bath in 35°C
Swiss cantons proved to be the trendsetters. Whey cures were a       Heiden, Hotel Heiden                                                                                                                                        water. Outdoor pool, hot and cold water grottoes, massage
hit even in the 19th and 20th centuries and a popular society        Heiden, Kurhaus Sunnematt                                                                                                                                   jets, whirlpool, sauna, massage.
event. The assumedly useless leftover of cheese production is        Schwellbrunn, Kurhaus Sonnenberg
experiencing at present a remarkable renaissance. Up to this day,    Speicher, Appenzellerhof                                                                                                                                    Mineral- und Heilbad Unterrechstein
you can find original holiday areas in Appenzellerland, but time     Walzenhausen, Hotel Walzenhausen                                                                                                                            CH-9410 Heiden
did not stand still here by any means. Experience the contrasts of   Weissbad, Hotel Hof Weissbad                                                                                                                                Tel. +41 (0)71 898 33 88
Far Eastern and Appenzell culture: Traditional moor baths, whey      Wienacht, Hotel Seeblick                                                                                                                                    info@heilbad.ch
and Kneipp cures are enjoyed side by side with Ayurveda, Tai Chi                                                                                                                                                                 www.heilbad.ch

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                                       Bad Ragaz: Grand Hotel Quellenhof*****.                                                                   Heiden: Hotel Heiden****.
                                       Unique Health, Spa & Golf Resort with hotel-            ments, specialty facials with La Prairie prod-    Hotel Heiden towers high above Lake                  fast buffet, welcome cocktail, 3 meals
                                       owned thermal spring as well as 18-hole                 ucts, manicure, including paraffin hand bath,     Constance and offers magnificent vistas of           (lunch or dinner), panoramic indoor swimming
                                       and 9-hole golf courses. The wellness oasis             pedicure, full body peeling, sea salt bath,       Germany and Austria. Your health, beauty             pool, fitness room, 1 oil massage, 1 head
                                       is spread over 3000 m2. Six restaurants,                algae gel packs.                                  and vitality are our priorities. We offer you        bath, 1 sauna session, tea and mineral water.
                                       seminar and banquet facilities. Casino. All                                                               wellness à la carte and in style! For example,
                                       offerings are also valid at                             Our plus                                          Ayurveda, beauty treatments, hot stones,             Our plus
                                       Grand Hotel Hof Ragaz****.                              Luxury hotel, wellness, thermal spring water,     various types of massage, hay flower or Fan-         Newly reconstructed, attractive wellness
                                                                                               medical therapy centre and golf in a unique       go wraps, Chinese medicine, complementary            area, staffed by competent therapists.
                                       Small & Beautiful                                       combination.                                      medicine, and whirlpool with light effects.
                                       Three nights, including generous breakfast                                                                                                                     9410 Heiden
                                       buffet. To B. Health Club – the fitness oasis           7310 Bad Ragaz                                    Total Wellbeing                                      Tel. +41 (0)71 898 15 15
                                       on 3000 m2, daily fitness and relaxation                Tel. +41 (0)81 303 30 30                          Two nights, including sumptuous breakfast            Fax +41 (0)71 898 15 55
                                       instruction, classical facial treatments, full          Fax +41 (0)81 303 30 33                           buffet and 2 gourmet 4-course meals                  info@hotelheiden.ch
                                       body peeling, spa massage of your choice.               reservation@resortragaz.ch                        (lunch or dinner), welcome cocktail, 1 partial       www.hotelheiden.ch
                                                                                               www.resortragaz.ch                                massage, 1 whey bath or herbal whirlpool,
                                       Lifestyle Week                                                                                            free use of the panoramic indoor swimming            Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                                       Six nights, including generous breakfast buf-           Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06                       pool, fitness room and sauna.
                                       fet. To B. Health Club – a fitness oasis                                                                                                                       Prices as per separate price list: page 15
                                       extending over 3000 m2, daily fitness and               Prices as per separate price list: page 15        Ayurveda Package
                                       relaxation instruction, classical facial treat-                                                           Three nights in a beautiful, comfortable room
                                                                                                                                                 with bath or shower/WC, sumptuous break-

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                                                       Wellness   520 m              Hotspot                                                      Health     Wellness              Hotspot
                                                                                                                                                              Hotel      810 m
                                                        Hotel                                                                                     Hotel




                                       Braunwald: Bellevue Märchenhotel****.                                                                     Weissbad: Hotel Hof Weissbad****.
                                       Here, cars have to stay down in the valley.             bath, “blossom fragrance rooms”; 1 Hawaiian       Smile – you are in Hof Weissbad! The reno-           body, soul and spirit. This detoxification
                                       Instead, you ride up to our sundrenched ter-            Lomi Lomi Nui massage (80 min.), 3 mas-           vated, charming spa hotel and holiday desti-         method results in regeneration of the entire
                                       race on the Braunwald railway. Your holiday             sages (30 min.) including vitamin cocktail,       nation is located in the midst of the natural        body and promotes long-term wellbeing.
                                       starts here! High above the daily grind, in the         4 x solarium and 1 x whirlpool per person.        landscape of Appenzell presided over by the
                                       vehicle-free village of Braunwald. From now                                                               Alpstein and Säntis Mountains. Hof Weiss-            Our plus
                                       on it’s just one big fairytale, feel-good holiday.      Our plus                                          bad is ideal as a starting point for exploring       Hotel-owned cheese dairy and whey
                                       The on the top wellness area and the hotel’s            At the fairytale hotel kids are looked after at   the scenic region, for relaxation, or meetings       production – for the benefit of your health.
                                       indoor pool are open 24 hours a day. Braun-             the kindergarten, giving you a rest from your     and conferences, or for simply enjoying
                                       wald is one of the few places left where you            own children for a while.                         oneself in a region that is conducive to well-       9057 Weissbad
                                       will find such quality of life. The only thing the                                                        being. Who could ask for anything more!              Tel. +41 (0)71 798 80 80
                                       hosts of this fairytale hotel have decided to           8784 Braunwald                                                                                         Fax +41 (0)71 798 80 90
                                       go without is a beauty offering.                        Tel. +41 (0)55 653 71 71                          Two Days Hof Weissbad Tête-à-Tête                    hotel@hofweissbad.ch
                                                                                               Fax +41 (0)55 643 10 00                           Special rooms for spa treatments for you and         www.hofweissbad.ch
                                       Wellness and Fairytales                                 info@maerchenhotel.ch                             your partner. Luxurious baths. Sparkling
                                       Two nights half board. Use of on the top well-          www.maerchenhotel.ch                              Appenzell drink. Massage using Appenzell             Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                                       ness area, indoor pool, sauna, steam bath,                                                                herbal sachets. Full body treatments using
                                       “blossom fragrance rooms”; 2 massages                   Open from:                                        Hof herbal oil and light therapy.                    Prices as per separate price list: page 16
                                       (30 min.) including vitamin cocktail,                   9. 12. 05–26. 3. 06, 1. 6. – 22. 10. 06
                                       1 x solarium and 1 x whirlpool per person.                                                                F.X. Mayr Therapeutic Fasting Cure
                                                                                               Prices as per separate price list: page 15        Introductory week of the F.X. Mayr Thera-
                                       Fairytale Wellness Holidays                                                                               peutic Fasting Cure. A transformation for
                                       Seven nights half board. Use of on the top
                                       wellness area, indoor pool, sauna, steam                                                                   33    33                                                  84   117


                                        30°                                    100
                                                                          54                   Wellness                                                       Health    Wellness
                                                                                                Hotel                                                                    Hotel     815 m          Hotspot
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Wienacht: Hotel Seeblick***.
Far from the hustle and bustle of the city,      Our plus
the listed village of Wienacht nestles in the    Holiday courses, Thalasso, whey, Kneipp
hills above Lake Constance between Heiden        weeks.
and Rorschach. The hotel more than lives
up to its name, as the Seeblick (lake view in    9405 Wienacht
German) oasis affords superb views of the        Tel. +41 (0)71 891 31 41
lake. Here, it’s so much easier to simply let    Fax +41 (0)71 891 29 44
go, relax and feel good. Especially as you’ll    seeblick@pop.agri.ch
find everything you need.                        www.hotel-seeblick.ch


Mini Beauty Package                              Open from: 20. 1.–10. 12. 06
Two nights half board, 1 body peel, 1 beauty
bath, 1 small facial, sauna, indoor pool.        Prices as per separate price list: page 16


Wellness Week
Five nights half board, 1 Chi Nei Tsang, 1
facial treatment, 1 partial massage, 1 aquatic
wellness treatment.




                                                 30   55          Wellness
                                                                   Hotel     700 m
Valais.




                                                                                                                                                Leukerbad, Valais
Valais Tourism                                                          Getting body and soul in tune. The Aletsch Glacier, a Unesco World
1951 Sion                                                               Heritage region, is a world unto itself: ice-blue glacier paths and
Tel. +41 (0)27 327 35 70                                                magical stone pine forests. And if you appreciate car-free villages,
www.wallis.ch                                                           fresh cheese from the Alpine dairies, keeping an eye on the peaks
                                                                        while swimming in a thermal pool, and floating in Europe’s only grot-
                                                                        to swimming pool, you will spend your holidays here with utmost
                                                                        pleasure.




Valais / Leukerbad.                                                                                                                                                 of the prominent rock walls of the Gemmi creates a sensational
                                                                                                                                                                    scenario. Depending on the weather, the rocks are playfully
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Highlights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Roman-Irish Bath
                                                                                                                                                                    reflected in the surfaces of the outdoor thermal pools of the

Thermal baths.                                                                                                                                                      Burgerbad or the Lindner Alpentherme.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Walk in harmonious rhythm through the various temperature
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     stages of the steam and water baths. A soap brush massage
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     is as much part and parcel of the experience as the subse-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     quent rest in warm sheets. Move freely and unrestrictedly,
Purest mountain pleasure – restorative wellness in                                                                                                                                                                                   without the encumbrance of garments. You will feel like
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     newly born. This is bathing the Roman-Irish way.
untouched nature and a unique mountain world.                                                                                                                       Leukerbad Tourismus
                                                                                                                                                                    3954 Leukerbad                                                   Breakfast in thermal water
The Valaisian thermal spa resorts can look back on a long tradi-        riety of multifaceted professional massage offerings. All of these                          Tel. +41 (0)27 472 71 71                                         Do you like to relax in the morning hours ? How about
tion. They let you forget the burdens and cares of our increasing-      enhance and expand the existing wellness concept. Alpine vital-                             Fax +41 (0)27 472 71 51                                          breakfast in Burgerbad’s thermal water ? Europe’s largest
ly hectic daily lives. Even the ancient Romans knew about the           ity at the fountainhead of a thermal spring! Every day, 3.9 million                         info@leukerbad.ch                                                thermal spa centre is exactly right for you.
health-giving properties of thermal water – long before the Age         liters of water gush into 22 thermal pools at 51 degrees Celsius.                           www.leukerbad.ch
of Wellness. Since time immemorial, mystical powers have                A footbridge takes you to the fountain head and offers impressive
been attributed to thermal water, above and beyond its healing          insights into the primeval force of nature. Specialists from the
effects. Let the Valaisian water, a veritable elixir, intoxicate you.
Immerse yourself in the inexhaustible wellspring of wellbeing.
                                                                        Far East await you with relaxation and rejuvenation therapies that
                                                                        are ideal for a relaxing renaissance of the body, ranging from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Wellness tip.
                                                                        Ayurveda to Acupressure, to in-depth relaxation, to treatments                                                                                               Well-feeling in Valais
Leukerbad – the largest thermal and wellness holiday resort in          using precious stones, to traditional Chinese medicine, Yoga and                                                                                             Find out more about wellness offerings in Valais and Leuker-
the Alps – offers individual, eclectic bathing and vitality rituals.    Zen. Leukerbad presents today the best infrastructure imagin-                                                                                                bad in our brochure “Wellness in Valais”. Available at the
There are 22 thermal pools, a trade guild devoted to thermal            able. Every wellness wish can be fulfilled in a professional manner                                                                                          office of Valais Tourism.
springs, a thermal spring trail and a footbridge as well as a va-       – with activities or relaxation. No less impressive is Leukerbad’s
                                                                        location in the midst of an imposing mountain range as well as                                                                                               Well-feeling in Leukerbad
                                                                        the tempting offerings of a resort town. The monumental size                                                                                                 Book one of our individual wellness packages and experi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ence Leukerbad’s unique mountain world. This year, we are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     offering a few new programmes ranging from 1 to 5 nights,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     which promise at once relaxation and adventure.

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                               Breiten ob Mörel: Bade- &                                                                                                                                      Leukerbad: Wellness-Hotel Grichting
                               Wellnesshotel Salina Maris****.                                                                                                                                and Badnerhof****.
                               The hotel is situated on a sunny terrace within         ness room, 2 excursions to the Aletsch region,                                                         The hotel’s comfortable, homely yet modern             and milk proteins, 1 ayurvedic facial treat-
                               the Aletsch region, a Unesco World Natural              2 x beauty and relaxation bath, 1 solarium ses-                                                        infrastructure, featuring newly decorated light        ment, 1 hot stone full body therapy, 1 Schiele
                               Heritage site. In the carefully renovated hotel,        sion, 1 Aletsch panorama map. Free parking.                                                            rooms, makes it a small holiday centre all of          foot bath with herbal additives followed by
                               with its large airy rooms, its garden with deck                                                                                                                its own, both in summer and in winter. And             foot care, 1 x hair salon, free admission to
                               chairs for sunbathing and beautiful swimming            Our plus                                                                                               the Grichting is impressive on the culinary            brine swimming pool and Roman temple.
                               and bathing facilities you will enjoy carefree          Well-maintained hotel, sitting on a sunny                                                              side, too: extensive breakfast buffet until
                               wellness, bathing, hiking and mountain holi-            terrace. A true oasis of peace! Bio-climate.                                                           11 am, six-course, gourmet or feel-good                Our plus
                               days. A therapy centre and a state-recognised           300 days of sunshine. Hiking weeks, weight                                                             table d’hôte dinner.                                   In-house beauty and revitalisation centre,
                               therapeutic spa are on the premises.                    reduction and detoxification treatments.                                                                                                                      brine swimming pool (33°C), Roman temple.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Feel-Good Days                                         Highest Alpine thermal baths in Europe.
                               Time Warp in a Primeval Sea                             3983 Breiten ob Mörel                                                                                  Three nights including breakfast, 1 Cleopatra
                               Three nights, including breakfast buffet,               Tel. +41 (0)27 928 42 42                                                                               bath for her, 1 hay flower bath for him, 1 back        3954 Leukerbad
                               unlimited use of the saline pool, sauna, steam          Fax +41 (0)27 928 42 41                                                                                massage, Roman temple, 1 sand-and-light                Tel. +41 (0)27 472 77 11
                               bath and fitness room, 1 massage (Mon–Fri)              info@salina.maris.ch                                                                                   therapy.                                               Fax +41 (0)27 470 22 69
                               or 1 relaxing bath in the whirlpool, 1 solarium         www.salina.maris.ch                                                                                                                                           badnerhof@grichting-hotels.ch
                               session, 1 inhalation. Free parking.                                                                                                                           Snuggle and Pampering Week                             www.hotel-grichting.ch
                                                                                       Open from:                                                                                             Six nights half board, examination on arrival,
                               Aletsch Unesco World Natural Heritage                   10.12.05–29.10.06, 18.11.06–31.12.06                                                                   hand treatment, with SF arm and hand pack              Open from: 21. 12.–31. 12. 05, 1. 1.–30. 11. 06
                               Five nights, including breakfast, unlimited use                                                                                                                with Alpine herbs and skin cream, 1 partial
                               of the saline pool, sauna, steam bath and fit-          Prices as per separate price list: page 16                                                             massage, 1 Cleopatra bath with aromatic oils           Prices as per separate price list: page 17

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                               Leukerbad: Hotel Bristol****.                                                                                                                                  Leukerbad: Les Sources des Alpes*****.
                                                                                                                  H   O   T       E       L           B       R       I       S   T   O   L
                                                                                                                              L       E       U   K   E   R       B       A   D



                               At the refurbished Hotel Bristol you really feel        Our plus
                                                                                                                                                                                              The small but beautiful Wellness & Spa Hotel           gourmet half board, 1 hay wrap, 1 wellness
                               at ease thanks to the personal service, the             The unique, private, thermal bathing park –
                                                                                                                                                                                              in a quiet location is an exclusive property and       massage “Classic”, 1 whirlpool bath of your
                               superb thermal bathing facilities in our private        exclusively reserved for hotel guests.
                                                                                                                                                                                              ideal for reviving body and soul. There are 30         choice, 1 partial massage, 1 Maria Galland
                               park (one 37 °C indoor pool, two 34 °C/29 °C
                                                                                                                                                                                              large, airy rooms and suites, indoor and outdoor       facial treatment or 1 hot stone back massage,
                               outdoor pools; a beauty centre and a therapy            3954 Leukerbad
                                                                                                                                                                                              thermal pools ( 36 °C ) in a manicured park,           fitness centre, water gymnastics.
                               department), the sophisticated, light cuisine           Tel. +41 (0)27 472 75 00
                                                                                                                                                                                              and an elegant therapy section with a Maria
                               and the homely rooms with their panorama                Fax +41 (0)27 472 75 52
                                                                                                                                                                                              Galland Beauty Farm as well myriad opportuni-          Our plus
                               windows and balconies.                                  bristolleuk@bluewin.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                              ties for relaxing activities. Restaurant “La           A quiet, restorative oasis for all five senses,
                                                                                       www.bristolleukerbad.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                              Malvoisie” is a stylish gourmet temple offering        with Switzerland’s largest wellness area ratio
                               Wellness Days
                                                                                                                                                                                              culinary delights to titillate your taste buds.        per guest.
                               Two nights including breakfast buffet and               Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                                                                                                                                                                                              Who would not feel well here ?
                               free admission to thermal baths. 1 massage,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     3954 Leukerbad
                               1 Fango treatment, 1 Thalasso bath and                  Prices as per separate price list: page 17
                                                                                                                                                                                              Alpine Classic Days                                    Tel. +41 (0)27 472 20 00
                               water gymnastics per person.
                                                                                                                                                                                              Two nights, including breakfast buffet, 1 gour-        Fax +41 (0)27 472 20 01
                                                                                                                                                                                              met dinner, 1 whirlpool bath of your choice,           hotel@sourcesdesalpes.ch
                               3-Day Relaxation Package
                                                                                                                                                                                              1 foot reflexology massage, 1 full body mas-           www.sourcesdesalpes.ch
                               Three nights half board, water gymnastics,
                                                                                                                                                                                              sage “Classic”, fitness centre, water gym-
                               1 massage, 1 aromatic relaxation treatment,
                                                                                                                                                                                              nastics.                                               Open from: 1. 1.–5. 11. 06, 21. 12.–31. 12. 06
                               1 Thalasso bath and manicure or pedicure.

                                                                                                                                                                                              Wellness Classics                                      Prices as per separate price list: page 17
                                                                                                                                                                                              Three nights, including breakfast buffet and

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                               Leukerbad:                                                                                          Saas-Fee: Ferienart Resort & Spa*****.
                               Lindner Hotels & Alpentherme****.                                                                   In the midst of the car-free and romantic              ment, 1 manicure or pedicure, 1 relaxing
                                                                                                                                   resort town of Saas-Fee, you will find the             partial massage.
                               We heartily welcome you to your wellness,           to classical Indian Ayurveda therapy, 1
                                                                                                                                   Ferienart Resort & Spa, one of the most
                               mountain and entertainment holiday in the           Dosha anamnesis (body-type identification), 1
                                                                                                                                   innovative 5-star holiday and wellness hotels          Our plus
                               sun-drenched Valaisian Alps. Our first-class        body-type appropriate massage, 1 three-hour
                                                                                                                                   in Switzerland. It is a veritable “Jumbo               Experience holistic, active and pleasure-filled
                               hotel is located directly on the historic village   session in the Lindner Alpentherme.
                                                                                                                                   Chalet” with 83 wonderful rooms, suites and            wellness days in a cordial holiday atmos-
                               square and is an ideal starting point for your
                                                                                                                                   family apartments. Friendly hosts, first-class         phere. You deserve it!
                               holiday activities. We look forward to greet-       Our plus
                                                                                                                                   service, untold opportunities to spend your
                               ing you at our hotel!                               Most extensive thermal, wellness and therapy
                                                                                                                                   holidays in total relaxation. Here you can be          3906 Saas-Fee
                                                                                   offerings in the Alps, Ayurveda, ScenTao,
                                                                                                                                   as active as you like. The fine art of making          Tel. +41 (0)27 958 19 00
                               Thalasso Trial Days                                 traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture.
                                                                                                                                   the most of a holiday in the mountains is              Fax +41 (0)27 958 19 05
                               Two nights, including sumptuous vitality break-
                                                                                                                                   practiced here.                                        info@ferienart.ch
                               fast buffet, 1 buffet dinner, 1 Thalasso relax-     3954 Leukerbad
                                                                                                                                                                                          www.ferienart.ch
                               ation bath with algae, 1 Thalasso algae body        Tel. +41 (0)27 472 10 00
                                                                                                                                   Oriental Seduction
                               peeling with sea salt, 1 Thalasso revitalising      Fax +41 (0)27 472 10 01
                                                                                                                                   Three nights, including half board,                    Open from: June–April
                               bath, including algae gel body wrap. One            info@lindnerhotels.ch
                                                                                                                                   1 Oriental steam bath “Rasul”,
                               free session at the Roman-Irish Bath, includ-       www.lindnerhotels.ch
                                                                                                                                   1 Oriental full body salt peeling.                     Prices as per separate price list: page 18
                               ing 3 hours in the Alpentherme.
                                                                                   Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                                                                                                                                   Far Eastern Rejuvenation
                               Ayurveda Relax Days
                                                                                                                                   Five nights, including half board, 1 Ayurveda
                               Three nights, including a sumptuous vitality        Prices as per separate price list: page 18
                                                                                                                                   treatment, 1x hammam, 1 Oriental facial treat-
                               breakfast buffet, 1 buffet dinner, introduction
                                36°   26°                                                      234                                  29°                                             172                                     Wellness
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                               Saas-Almagell:                                                                                      Zermatt: Alpenhof Zermatt****.
                               Hotel Pirmin Zurbriggen****.
                                                                                                                                   The Alpenhof is a first-rate modern hotel.             hand pack, hand care including massage,
                               The feel-good hotel with heart and soul             massage, 1 full body peel with sea salt and     Besides the refurnished rooms equipped with            cosmetic foot care including massage,
                               situated in the invigorating southern climate       oils, 1 Yin-Yang bath.                          every comfort, the Alpenhof has a string               evening make-up, personal home care advice,
                               of the Saas valley. You stay in magical, com-                                                       of extremely spacious, sophisticated suites.           hay bath, Cleopatra bath, 2 full body massages
                               fortable rooms and apartments. Enjoy the            Our plus                                                                                               (40 min.) and 1 foot reflexology massage.
                               romantic atmosphere of the “Art by Heinz            Even further south than Ascona and Locarno;     Maniola
                               Julen” dining room and the culinary delica-         the mild, invigorating climate makes us an      Three nights including half board, QMS neo-            Our plus
                               cies on offer. The beauty and wellness oasis        oasis of health.                                tissudermine facial treatment, hand care               New hot spot: log cabin sauna, relaxation
                               offers plenty of treats for body and soul,                                                          including hand massage and paraffin pack,              room with water beds and soundtrack,
                               such as an indoor adventure pool with its           3905 Saas-Almagell                              cosmetic foot treatment with massage, full             outdoor jaccuzzi, gourmet delights (16 Gault-
                               own cinema, and a Finnish sauna, steam              Tel. +41 (0)27 957 23 01                        body massage (55 min.), foot reflexology               Millau points).
                               bath, Kneipp pool and Isha tub, fitness room.       Fax +41 (0)27 957 33 13                         massage, 1 night candle oil cream bath or
                                                                                   pirmin.zurbriggen@rhone.ch                      Thalasso algae bath, personal advice for               3920 Zermatt
                               Just Relaxing                                       www.zurbriggen.ch                               home care.                                             Tel. +41 (0)27 966 55 55
                               Three nights half board, 1 full body massage,                                                                                                              Fax +41 (0)27 966 55 56
                               1 foot care treatment, 1 pampering facial           Open from:                                      Vanessa                                                info@alpenhofhotel.com
                               treatment, 1 algae bath, use of wellness            18. 12. 05–20. 4. 06, 15. 6.–1. 11. 06          Seven nights including half board (arrive              www.alpenhofhotel.com
                               oasis.                                                                                              Sat/Sun in winter), Maria Galland facial care
                                                                                   Prices as per separate price list: page 18      treatment “Cocon Therapy” and “Modelling               Open from: 1. 12. 05 – 30. 4. 06, 17. 6. – 30. 9. 06
                               Lomi-Lomi Relaxation Days                                                                           Mask”, 1 eyelash/eyebrow tinting, paraffin
                               Three nights half board, 1 hot stone massage,                                                                                                              Prices as per separate price list: page 19
                               1 intensive facial treatment, 1 Lomi-Lomi
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                               Zermatt: Hotel Mirabeau                                                                                         Zermatt: Riffelalp Resort 2222 m*****.
                               Alpine Residence Wellness & Spa****.                                                                            You are in the midst of a stunning mountain           Two Days for Two at 2222 m a.s.l.
                               The new Alpine Wellness refuge offers a                 1 honey-rocksalt peeling, 1 soap brush mas-             world: the parade of peaks, including the             Two nights, including half board, a breath-
                               holistic concept based on natural products              sage on the warm “Giltstein”, 1 full body treat-        Matterhorn, is in front of your eyes. From            taking hangglider flight, 1 wellness bath or
                               from the High Alps: Edelweiss, mountain                 ment of your choice, as offered in our pro-             your room you can almost touch the world-             1 relaxation massage of your choice.
                               honey and Alpine herbs are used in the                  gramme: www.hotel-mirabeau.ch/beauty.asp                famous Valaisian mountain giants. Enjoy
                               beauty, health and spa areas as well as in                                                                      myriad leisure time offerings such as                 Our plus
                               the hotel’s gourmet cuisine! The new                    Our plus                                                Vinotheque, Bar Lodge, Billiard, Wellness             Heated indoor pool and Europe’s highest
                               Residence with its junior suites never fails            Alpine retreat with Giltstein herbal bath and           “St.-Trop Alp”, bowling, home cinema, as              outdoor swimming pool (35°C). Stone-steam
                               to amaze the guests on account of its                   spelt chaff beds, soap foam massages                    well as guided day tours. Restaurant Alexan-          bath, rock grotto, various saunas and quiet
                               distinguished interior and ambience.                    on a hot silver granite stone, as well as               der will pamper your palate with culinary             zone with a sun terrace.
                                                                                       “Vino-Couple-Therapy”.                                  delights. Enjoy the “Walliserkeller”, a cosy
                               Carpe Diem                                                                                                      cellar restaurant, or the sun terrace                 3920 Zermatt
                               Two nights, including gourmet breakfast                 3920 Zermatt                                            “Le Pavillon”, and Dine Around in Zermatt.            Tel. +41 (0)27 966 05 55
                               buffet and 5-course gourmet dinner,                     Tel. +41 (0)27 966 26 60                                Getting there is an exciting little adventure in      Fax +41 (0)27 966 05 50
                               1 beauty treatment for her and him, 1 marc              Fax +41 (0)27 966 26 65                                 itself. Once you have arrived, our concierge          reservation@riffelalp.com
                               bath in a copper whirlpool, accompanied by              info@hotel-mirabeau.ch                                  is eager to assist you.                               www.riffelalp.com
                               a glass of noble Valaisian wine.                        www.hotel-mirabeau.ch
                                                                                                                                               Top Wellness                                          Open from:
                               Milk and Honey Days                                     Open from:                                              Two nights, including breakfast buffet,               15. 12. 05–18. 04. 06, 18. 06.–24. 09. 06
                               Six nights, including gourmet breakfast buffet          1. 1.– 23. 4. 06, 2. 6. – 24. 9. 06, 28.10.–31.12. 06   1 wellness bath of your choice (hey bath,
                               and 5-course gourmet dinner, 1 Valaisian                                                                        primrose oil or Thalasso therapy);                    Prices as per separate price list: page 19
                               evening buffet, 1 buttermilk-whey bath,                 Prices as per separate price list: page 19              1 relaxation massage of your choice,
                                                                                                                                               and 1 solarium voucher.
                                28°                                                    116            Wellness              Wireless            35°   30°                                                         140   Wellness
                                                                                  62                              1620 m                                                                                     70                    Hotspot   2222 m
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                               Zermatt: Mont Cervin Palace*****.                                                                               Zermatt: Romantik Hotel Julen****.
                               Located in the heart of Zermatt, the Mont               including breakfast buffet and 5-course menu
                                                                                                                                               The Romantik Hotel Julen with its 70-year-            through the Zermatt mountains, 1 Raclette
                               Cervin Palace, a member of “Leading Hotels              of your choice. Facial, body and scalp peel-
                                                                                                                                               old tradition and its fine rooms furnished with       evening in our “Sheperd’s Room” (drinks not
                               of the World”, has welcomed guests from                 ing with energy massage, Swiss Cream &
                                                                                                                                               ancient pinewood is truly unique. A superb            included), 1 hay or Cleopatra bath, free use
                               around the globe since 1851. For 150 years              Honey (intensive nourishment for body and
                                                                                                                                               hospitality tradition carried over from a by-         of the wellness facilities, 3 vitality or
                               the Seiler family has owned this hotel,                 face), Classic (basic treatment, deep cleans-
                                                                                                                                               gone age combines with today’s first-class            relaxation massages (15 min. each).
                               which combines the best of the Swiss hos-               ing, moisturising and calming), body solarium.
                                                                                                                                               quality of service. The hotel’s state-of-the-art
                               pitality traditions with the comfort of a
                                                                                                                                               fitness and wellness facilities are distributed       Our plus
                               modern luxury hotel. In the summer of 2004              Our plus
                                                                                                                                               over 3 floors and include an adventure pool.          A unique “Water Wonder World” on 3 floors.
                               the Spa was renovated and enlarged and                  Daniela Steiner products and treatments are
                                                   2
                                                                                                                                               Isn’t that what you have always been dream-
                               covers now 1700 m .                                     in harmony with your body and soul.
                                                                                                                                               ing of?                                               3920 Zermatt
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tel. +41 (0)27 966 76 00
                               Hours of Beauty                                         3920 Zermatt
                                                                                                                                               Julen Pampering Days                                  Fax +41 (0)27 966 76 76
                               Hours of beauty – in conjunction with the               Tel. +41 (0)27 966 88 88
                                                                                                                                               Three nights, including breakfast and                 info@Julen.com
                               Daniela Steiner Beauty Spa. Two nights,                 Fax +41 (0)27 966 88 99
                                                                                                                                               5-course gala dinner, excursion to the Kleine         www.Julen.com
                               including breakfast buffet and a selection of           montcervinpalace@zermatt.ch
                                                                                                                                               Matterhorn and visit to the Ice Grotto,
                               5-course menus. A 55-minute body mas-                   www.seilerhotels.ch/montcervinpalace
                                                                                                                                               1 vitality or relaxation massage (25 min.),           Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                               sage, luxury facial (skin moisturising and ton-
                                                                                                                                               1 hay or Cleopatra bath, free use of the
                               ing), basic manicure, incl. nail polish, body           Open from:
                                                                                                                                               wellness facilities.                                  Prices as per separate price list: page 20
                               solarium.                                               2. 12. 05 – 23. 4. 06, 10. 06. – 24. 9. 06

                                                                                                                                               Fitness & Vitality Week
                               Beauty Spa Days                                         Prices as per separate price list: page 19
                                                                                                                                               Seven nights, including breakfast and
                               Beauty Spa Days – in conjunction with the
                                                                                                                                               5-course gala dinner, 1-day mountainbike tour
                               Daniela Steiner Beauty Spa. Four nights,
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                                                                      133                                                    1620 m
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Lucerne/Lake Lucerne.




                                                                                                                                                               Lake Lucerne, Central Switzerland
                                                                                                                                              Ausblick von der Rigi über den Vierwaldstättersee
Luzern Tourismus                                                     Natural regeneration is the focal point here: After a hike to Brunni-
6002 Luzern                                                          hütte, you can take a whirlpool bath at 1800 metres above sea level.
Tel. +41 (0)41 227 17 44                                             Sore muscles don’t stand a chance! Another supremely natural
www.CentralSwitzerland.ch                                            experience is the Kneipp-walk in Flühli. If you prefer a more leisure-
                                                                     ly experience, cruise Lake Lucerne on one of our paddle steamers,
                                                                     or take a stroll in Lucerne’s Old Town.




Lake Lucerne.                                                                                                                                                                                      Vierwaldstättersee Tourismus
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bahnhofplatz 4
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Highlights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Alpine Wellbeing
                                                                                                                                                                                                   6371 Stans

“Yes, I will be back …”                                                                                                                                                                            Tel. +41 (0)41 610 88 33
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Fax +41 (0)41 610 88 66
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Let go – on legendary Mt. Bürgenstock.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Relaxation all the way. A plethora of therapies in our ex-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     clusive wellness-club and a diversified activity programme
                                                                                                                                                                                                   info@lakeluzern.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     are at your disposal: www.buergenstock-hotels.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                   www.lakeluzern.ch
Shift down a gear.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Treat yourself to something special
Forget the stress of daily life. Decelerate …                                                                                                                                                      Weggis Vitznau Rigi Tourismus     You deserve it !
                                                                                                                                                                                                   6353 Weggis                       The variety of wellness and spa offerings in the Swiss
Yes, you can do this here in the midst of the singularly beautiful   all around Lake Lucerne. The snow-capped peaks rising high                                                                    Tel. +41 (0)41 390 11 55          Holiday Park in Morschach will inspire you.
world of lakes and mountains in the heart of Switzerland.            above the palm trees of the lakeside promenades make one                                                                      Fax +41 (0)41 391 00 91           Start with a soothing massage, or a therapeutic aroma bath
                                                                     realise that Weggis and Vitznau are attractive destinations for                                                               info@wvrt.ch                      enriched with fragrant essences: www.shp.ch
It has been said that having time is the ultimate luxury. Ah, the    all seasons.                                                                                                                  www.the-best-of-lake-lucerne.ch
wonder of the gentle rays of the sun glittering in the deep blue
lake. You get the feeling of having arrived. At last you found the   Discover a unique quality of life in six individual wellness hotels,
place you always wanted to visit. Immerse yourself in a fra-
grant rose petal bath, and enjoy the vast world of wellness that
                                                                     ranging from comfortable budget accommodation to luxury
                                                                     designer hotels. Revive your senses and vitality and enjoy their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Wellness tip.
casts a spell on you. Here at lovely Lake Lucerne, you can ex-       culinary delights. On Mt. Rigi, the mystic and car-free hiking                                                                                                  La vie en rose
perience freedom of a special kind. Totally relaxed, you are car-    mountain, the country’s first Swiss Nordic Park beckons. Addi-                                                                                                  The Rose Festival in Weggis has been celebrated since 1926.
ried from one highlight to the next. Here you have the time for      tional hiking routes are found in the rolling hills between Weggis                                                                                              A noble rose was given the name “Weggis”. Pleasurable days
culinary delights, for breathtaking vistas, for valuable experien-   and Vitznau. From spring to autumn, fabulous possibilities for                                                                                                  in the charming holiday paradise at Lake Lucerne beckon
ces. You are tempted to promise the friendly people of Lake          excursions await you, no matter what mode of transportation you                                                                                                 under the theme “La vie en Rose”. Enjoy the pampering!
Lucerne that you will be back, that you want to repeat this won-     use – the lake fleet or one of the numerous mountain trains.
derful experience! After all, where does one find a more se-                                                                                                                                                                         Among the adventures and experiences on and around Lake
ductive, adventurous, multifarious, dreamlike and cordial atmos-                                                                                                                                                                     Lucerne that await you are cruises, water sports, mountain
phere than in the heart of Switzerland? The unique combination                                                                                                                                                                       trains, hiking, skiing, biking, walking and shopping. You are
of lakes and mountains produces a breathtaking, majestic mood                                                                                                                                                                        certain to find whatever your heart desires.

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                                      Bürgenstock: Park Hotel*****.                                                                                    Morschach: Swiss Holiday Park****.
                                      Mt. Bürgenstock is found in Central Switzer-             Our plus                                                This wellness paradise sits in the heart of     Our plus
                                      land, 450 metres above Lake Lucerne. The                 Breathtaking views of the City of Lucerne, Mt.          Central Switzerland above Lake Lucerne.         The combination of Roman-Irish thermal baths
                                      Park Hotel, a member of “The Leading Small               Rigi, Mt. Pilatus and the Stanserhorn Mountain !        Enjoy the Roman-Irish thermal baths with        and brine pools is unique in Switzerland.
                                      Hotels of the World”, offers a stylish am-               Panoramic hike along the rock-path to the               brine pools, a sauna and steam bath facility,
                                      bience and the most modern comforts. The                 Hammetschwand Lift, which will whisk you in             solarium, wellness & spa department with        6443 Morschach
                                      Palace and the Grand hotel, offer the unique             one minute to the “Top of Lucerne”, the 1132-           various bathing applications, such as           Tel. +41 (0)41 825 50 50
                                      cultured 4-star atmosphere of the Belle                  metre peak. The Bürgenstock funicular takes             Cleopatra bath, hay flower bath, relaxing       Fax +41 (0)41 825 50 05
                                      Epoque era.                                              you to Mt. Bürgenstock’s own pier. Four shut-           massages and cosmetic treatments, and a         info@shp.ch
                                                                                               tle bus rides to and from Lucerne are included          wide range of sport and leisure activities.     www.swissholidaypark.ch
                                      Two-Day Wellness Arrangement                             in the package. Our own golf course with golf
                                      Two nights, including breakfast buffet, daily            academy is at your disposal.                            Unadulterated Wellness                          Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06
                                      4-course menu selection in one of our res-                                                                       Two nights in a well-appointed room includ-
                                      taurants. Choose 2 wellness modules, as per              6363 Bürgenstock                                        ing breakfast buffet, free admission to         Prices as per separate price list: page 21
                                      our offerings.                                           Tel. +41 (0)41 612 90 10                                adventure pool, sauna facility, Roman-Irish
                                                                                               Fax +41 (0)41 612 90 11                                 thermal bath and fitness centre, 1 soap-and-
                                      One-Week Wellness Arrangement                            Information@buergenstock-hotels.ch                      brush massage, 1 full body massage and 1
                                      Seven nights, including breakfast buffet, dai-           www.buergenstock-hotels.ch                              soothing facial treatment.
                                      ly 4-course menu selection in one of our
                                      restaurants. Choose 5 wellness modules, as of-           Open from: 4. 3.–29. 10. 06
                                      fered. Weekly cocktail reception for our
                                      guests. Guided outdoor activities such as                Prices as per separate price list: page 20
                                      Nordic Walking or morning wellness.
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                                      Lucerne: Palace Luzern*****.                                                                                     Vitznau: Park Hotel Vitznau*****.
                                      The 5-star Hotel Palace Luzern on the shore of           Stress Reliever Programme                               Located in the heart of Switzerland on the      jet bath, lymph drainage, orange blossom oil
                                      Lake Lucerne is surrounded by an idyllic                 Two nights minimum, including 4 ESPA treat-             shore of Lake Lucerne and presided over by      bath, foot reflexology massage.
                                      Alpine landscape. It’s only a 5-minute walk from         ments in the Palace Spa, which were designed            Mt. Rigi, Park Hotel Vitznau is regarded as
                                      the Old Town. Generosity and hospitality                 to regenerate and rejuvenate your body, to im-          one of Europe’s most beautiful destinations.    Our plus
                                      complemented by exquisite cuisine and the                prove strength and enhance your energy level.           The hotel is famous for its personal and        A fabulous landscape, indoor and outdoor
                                      exclusive Palace Spa are the hotel’s hall-                                                                       discrete service and its outstanding cuisine.   swimming pools, sauna, steam bath,
                                      marks.                                                   Our plus                                                Besides two restaurants with a breathtaking     solarium, thermal spa, multi-jet bath, fitness
                                                                                               Palace Spa with ESPA and fitness room,                  vista, the hotel’s Beauty Spa offers a          centre, tennis courts, bicycles, and magni-
                                      Prices are based on double occupancy in a                leisure time designer (Freizeit-Designer®),             plethora of modern and traditional treatments   ficent hiking trails.
                                      luxurious double room with a view of the lake.           Mediterranean atmosphere in a unique loca-              as well as exclusive and effective care
                                      Breakfast buffet, including local specialties            tion, 3 restaurants.                                    with products such as Kanebo, Clarins and       6354 Vitznau
                                      corner, and Dine-In (4-course dinner of your                                                                     Phytomer.                                       Tel. +41 (0)41 399 60 60
                                      choice) on the day of arrival as well as free            6002 Lucerne                                                                                            Fax +41 (0)41 399 60 70
                                      use of the Palace Spa.                                   Tel. +41 (0) 416 16 16                                  The Body as a Temple                            info@parkhotel-vitznau.ch
                                                                                               Fax +41 (0) 416 10 00                                   Three nights, including breakfast, 1 Asian      www.parkhotel-vitznau.ch
                                      Muscle Relax and Soothe Programme                        info@palace-luzern.ch                                   soap foam massage, 1 steam bath,
                                      Two nights minimum, including 1 traditional              www.palace-luzern.ch                                    1 Tibetan sound massage, 1 “Burikuja”           Open from: 13. 4. 06–29. 10. 06
                                      foot bath, 1 body wrap with marine fango,                                                                        oil pack.
                                      1 massage to alleviate joint pain.                       Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06                                                                           Prices as per separate price list: page 21
                                                                                                                                                       Vitality for Her and Him
                                                                                               Prices as per separate price list: page 20              Five nights, including breakfast, energy
                                                                                                                                                       massage, anti-aging facial treatment, multi-
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                                      Weggis: Alexander-Gerbi Hotels****.                                                                     Weggis: Park Hotel Weggis
                                      Weggis is located in the heart of Central            Energy Wellness Days
                                                                                                                                              Relais & Châteaux*****.
                                      Switzerland, on the sunny shore of Lake              Three nights with vitality breakfast, three 5-     Our rooms reflect the joy of life and are            the Rosengart Collection and the Picasso
                                      Lucerne. The hotels are found in a quiet             course dinners on half board basis, 1 hot          designed with a high quality of life in mind.        Museum in Lucerne, 1 discovery tour of the
                                      location and offer wonderful vistas of the           stone massage, 1 Serail mud bath, followed         Outstanding events are held in “Aquarius             hotel conducted by the host and subse-
                                      lake and the mountains. Hotel Alexander is           by a full body oil massage on a stone couch,       Hall”, our event hall. Sparkling Wellness is         quent Aperitif, 3 hours in the private Spa-
                                      defined by contemporary style, while Hotel           1 pedicure, 1 facial treatment “Aqua Marin”        sure to be enhanced in 6 private cottages            Cottage “Sparkling Caribbean”, 1 full body
                                      Gerbi is resplendent in the country house            (90 min.), 1 body peeling with sea salt and        and a Japanese meditation garden. Three              papaya peeling (45 min.), 1 Aroma Shiatsu
                                      style typical of Lucerne.                            aromatic oil, daily vitality programme.            restaurants are at your disposal: “Annex”            ( 60 min.), 1 St Barth Large Sparkling Dream
                                                                                                                                              (15 GaultMillau points ), “Sparks” (13 Gault-        ( face / neck / décolletée / arms / legs, 120 min.).
                                      Romantic Days for Two                                Our plus                                           Millau points), “The Grape”. In addition, there
                                      Two nights in a room with a balcony over-            Breathtaking views of the lake and moun-           is the Sunset and Beach Bar, the ZEBI chil-          Our plus
                                      looking the lake and the mountains. Includ-          tains. Family-owned hotels.                        dren’s club, a large park and private beach.         Panoramic views of Lake Lucerne and the
                                      ed in the offering are a sumptuous breakfast                                                                                                                 Alps.
                                      buffet, daily 4-course menu selection, Serail        6353 Weggis                                        Park & Mid-Week
                                      mud bath for two, with subsequent full body          Tel. +41 (0)41 392 22 22                           Two nights, including half board, 1 beauty           6353 Weggis
                                      oil massage on the stone couch, a Cleopa-            Fax +41 (0)41 392 22 23                            treatment ( 30 min.) , 1 full body papaya peel-      Tel. +41 (0)41 392 05 05
                                      tra bath for two in a whirlpool, including a         info@alexander-gerbi.ch                            ing (45 min.), 2 hours use of private Spa Cot-       Fax +41 (0)41 392 05 28
                                      glass of champagne, a bicycle excursion              www.alexander-gerbi.ch                             tage, 1 Kanebo Harmonising & Care facial             info@phw.ch, www.phw.ch
                                      with a picnic on the lakeshore.                                                                         treatment (120 min.).
                                                                                           Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06                                                                             Open all year
                                                                                                                                              Park & Relax Plus
                                                                                           Prices as per separate price list: page 21         Seven nights, including half board, a day            Prices as per separate price list: page 22
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                                      Weggis:                                                                                                 Weggis: Wellness Hotel Rössli***.
                                      Wellness-Beauty-Hotel Graziella****.                                                                    Reposing under palm trees, surrounded by             dinner, 1 round trip to Mt. Rigi, use of the
                                      The Swiss Riviera is blessed with myriad             training, lectures on nutrition, guided outdoor    nature, the soothing ripple of the fountain          Beauty & Spa La Mira, 1 solarium voucher, 2
                                      highlights: The Graziella at the foot of             activities and much more.                          in your ear – this is how you will be charmed        whirlpool vouchers, 1 partial body massage, 1
                                      Mt. Rigi, abutting Lake Lucerne, is one of                                                              by idyllic hotel “Rössli”. Generously fur-           Escale beauty facial, 1 Thalasso bath, 1 anti-
                                      these attractions. This comfortable hotel            Our plus                                           nished and stylish, “Flavour”, the hotel’s           stress treatment.
                                      with its emphasis on wellness and beauty             We can arrange for you the sought-after            well-tended restaurant, is looking forward
                                      will delight you. Gym and fitness room, daily        “Graziella Fruit Diet Week”, ideal for detoxifi-   to your visit. The Wellflavour cuisine pampers       Our plus
                                      fitness programme, an extensive new sauna            cation and weight loss.                            visitors with Mediterranean delicacies and           Hotel-owned saline pool (34ºC). Unique
                                      landscape, as well as lectures on various                                                               complements in an ideal manner the vitality          facial and body treatments.
                                      topics, round out the hotel’s offerings.             6353 Weggis                                        exuded by the Beauty & Spa “La Mira”,
                                                                                           Tel. +41 (0)41 392 78 78                           which will doubtlessly be the highlight of           6353 Weggis
                                      Fitness & Beauty Days                                Fax +41 (0)41 392 78 88                            your stay.                                           Tel. +41 (0)41 392 27 27
                                      Two nights in one of the beautiful south-            info@graziella.ch                                                                                       Fax +41 (0)41 392 27 26
                                      facing rooms, full board featuring wellness          www.graziella.ch                                   La Mira Wellness Try-out Package                     mail@wellness-roessli.ch
                                      diet, free use of the wellness facilities,                                                              Two nights, including the delicious 4-course         www.wellness-roessli.ch
                                      skin care, Okkaido oxygen steam bath,                Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06                      half board, free use of the Beauty & Spa
                                      partial body massage, Alpha massage.                                                                    La Mira, 1 fresh-water whirlpool and 1 partial       Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06
                                                                                           Prices as per separate price list: page 22         body massage or 1 Thalasso treatment with
                                      Wellness Week for Total Relaxation                                                                      body wrap.                                           Prices as per separate price list: page 22
                                      Book 7 nights, pay only for 6! Enjoy daily
                                      physical exercises, Yoga, Chi Ball, wellness                                                            La Mira Wellness & Nature
                                                                                                                                              Seven nights with a pampering 4-course half
                                                                                                                                              board, including 1 Rose Dinner, 1 candlelight

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Ticino.




                                                                                                                                     Gandria, Ticino
                                                                                                                                                       Ascona: Parkhotel Delta*****.
                                                                                                                                                       Situated at Lago Maggiore, this 5-star Me-                ments, welcome drink, à la carte dinner and
                                                                                                                                                       diterranean-style hotel is a haven for families           daily activities. See details by clicking
                                                                                                                                                       and sports enthusiasts. In the 80,000 m2 sub-             “aktuell” on www.parkhoteldelta.ch
                                                                                                                                                       tropical park surrounding the hotel, you will
                                                                                                                                                       find 8 tennis courts, 3 swimming pools, a fit-            Our plus
                                                                                                                                                       ness pavilion, driving range, secluded oases              Three hundred days of sunshine. Experienced
                                                                                                                                                       with hammocks, supervised children’s para-                and friendly hotel staff. The individualistic,
                                                                                                                                                       dise, animal park, and wellness facilities. Ris-          down-to-earth 5-star hotel is surrounded by
                                                                                                                                                       torante Delta (15 GaultMillau points ) caters             a park and boasts a generously designed
                                                                                                                                                       to pleasures of the palate. The Delta Beach               infrastructure.
                                                                                                                                                       Lounge faces the lake. There are two 18-hole
                                                                                                                                                       golf courses in a 5-km radius.                            6612 Ascona
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tel. +41 (0)91 785 77 85
                                                                                                                                                       Benessere                                                 Fax +41 (0)91 785 77 35
                                                                                                                                                       A relaxing short week for HER and HIM.                    info@parkhoteldelta.ch,
                                                                                                                                                       Five nights in a double room (Sun–Fri).                   www.parkhoteldelta.ch, www.deltabeach.ch


Ticino Turismo                                                Blinking in the sun, walking through chestnut forests, getting under                     Mother and daughter, all by themselves …                  Open all year
6501 Bellinzona                                               the spell of the camellias. Ticino’s mild climate and southern hos-                      This is a special holiday offer for a parent and
Tel. +41 (0)91 825 70 56                                      pitality offer relaxation and regeneration with Mediterranean charm.                     child travelling alone, 5 nights in a double room.        Prices as per separate price list: page 23
www.ticino-tourism.ch                                         Among the wellness treats of this region are luxurious beauty                            Both offers include various wellness treat-
                                                              treatments and golf courses under palm trees, secluded grottoes
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                               Ascona : Albergo Giardino                                                                                               Cademario:
                               Relais & Châteaux*****.                                                                                                 Cacciatori Wanderhotel & Spa***.
                               A magnificent park with fragrant exotic plants     blow-drying ). For him: 1 St Barth facial                            This idyllic hotel is far from the hustle and             sages of your choice, free roundtrip to Monte
                               surrounds this southern-style mansion de-          “Homme”, 1 pedicure, 1 manicure, 1 Hydro-                            bustle of picturesque Malcantone. A subtrop-              Lema. Free use of the sauna landscape and
                               fined by romantic rooms and suites. In the         xeur bath, 1 full body sports massage.                               ical garden features a saline adventure pool              swimming pools.
                               Giardino Spa, a Roman bathing temple                                                                                    (33°– 34 °C) and a fresh-water swimming
                               awaits you in addition to a sauna landscape,       Our plus                                                             pool, all heated by solar power. You will feel            Our plus
                               a fitness studio as well as the “Giardino di       First-class culinary delights at the lily pond,                      on top of the world in this new sauna land-               The new sauna and swimming pool land-
                               Bellezza” for beauty treatments, hairdressing      multi-faceted weekly events programme,                               scape, which includes steam baths, herbal                 scape is in the Malcantone hiking paradise
                               and massages.                                      Giardino Summer Night Parties, which are                             baths, Finnish sauna, adventure showers and               (approx. 300 km of hiking trails). Mediter-
                                                                                  held adjacent to the golf course.                                    a cosy quiet zone. A variety of massages, a               ranean cuisine and delectable wines.
                               Giardino Wellness Days                                                                                                  fitness room, delectable cuisine and comfort-
                               Two nights, including à-la-carte dinner in a       6612 Ascona                                                          able rooms add to the pleasures of your                   6936 Cademario
                               restaurant of your choice, 1 Sisley Phyto-aro-     Tel. +41 (0)91 785 88 88                                             stay. Let us thoroughly pamper you.                       Tel. +41 (0)91 605 22 36
                               matic facial treatment, 1 Hydroxeur bath, 1 full   Fax +41 (0)91 785 88 99                                                                                                        Fax +41 (0)91 604 58 37
                               body massage, 1 wellness gift to take home.        welcome@giardino.ch                                                  Benessere                                                 info@hotelcacciatori.ch
                                                                                  www.giardino.ch                                                      Three nights, including half board, fruit                 www.hotelcacciatori.ch
                               Caesar & Cleopatra                                                                                                      assortment and sparkling wine in your room,
                               Three nights, including à-la-carte dinner          Open from: 17. 3.– 5. 11. 06                                         2 massages of your choice, free use of the                Open from: 1. 4.–5. 11. 06
                               in a restaurant of your choice. For her:                                                                                sauna landscape and swimming pools.
                               1 St Barth Facial “Exotique”, 1 manicure,          Prices as per separate price list: page 23                                                                                     Prices as per separate price list: page 23
                               1 St Barth body peeling, 1 St Barth body                                                                                Dolce Vita
                               pack, 1 visit to the hairdresser (washing /                                                                             Six nights including half board, fruit assort-
                                                                                                                                                       ment and sparkling wine in your room, 3 mas-

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                               Cademario: WellnessHotel                                                                            Lugano: Villa Sassa Hotel & Residenz****.
                               Kurhaus Cademario***.
                                                                                                                                   A 4-star hotel surrounded by a magnificent
                               Pure wellness in a pleasant atmosphere.           sessions, 2 relaxation therapies, 1 Tai Chi,      park, only a few minutes from the centre of       beauty treatments, 1 voucher for the Casino,
                               In our Wellness Centre, featuring an adventure    1 full body massage, 2 foot reflexology mas-      Lugano. The hotel is in a marvellous, quiet       1 lunch, 2 dinners at the hotel and 1 dinner at
                               pool, a Roman thermal spa and a fitness           sages, cost-free special offers as per week-      location and is home to 120 generously            a typical Ticinese Grotto.
                               centre, recuperation and regeneration are su-     ly programme.                                     designed airy rooms and suites with terraces
                               premely pleasurable experiences. Wellness                                                           as well as indoor and outdoor swimming            Our plus
                               treatments in the Beauty Corner. Heated           Our plus                                          pools. The exquisite restaurant, the Lounge       2000 m2 of wellness with the most beautiful
                               swimming pool in the park. A-la-carte Restau-     Hiking paradise in Malcantone. Mediterranean      Bar, disco and conference and banquet             view of Lake Lugano and the mountains.
                               rant “Panorama”, Ticinese Locanda.                climate, plenty of sunshine, smog-free and car-   rooms are looking forward to welcoming you !
                                                                                 free, magnificent view! “Ticinese Winter Sun” –                                                     6900 Lugano
                               Aktivity and Relaxation                           super deals from December to February.            Three Days for Her and Him                        Tel. +41 (0)91 911 41 11
                               Three nights, including half board, indoor ad-                                                      Two nights in a Royal Suite, including a          Fax +41 (0)91 922 05 45
                               venture pool; in summer: outdoor swimming         6936 Cademario                                    sumptuous breakfast buffet, solarium,             info@villasassa.ch
                               pool, various types of sports, Roman thermal      Tel. +41 (0)91 610 51 11                          massages and beauty treatments as well            www.villasassa.ch
                               spa landcape, 1 full body massage, 1              Fax +41 (0)91 610 51 12                           as a dinner with eclectic wines.
                               breathing therapy and cost-free special           info@swisswellnesshotel.com                                                                         Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06
                               offers as per weekly programme.                   www.swisswellnesshotel.com                        Five Days of Pure Wellness
                                                                                                                                   Four nights in a Royal Suite, including a         Prices as per separate price list: page 24
                               Cademario Anti-Stress Week                        Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06                       sumptuous breakfast buffet, solarium,
                               Seven nights, including full board, 1 consulta-                                                     massages, free use of our wellness oasis,
                               tion with a physician, 4 breathing therapy        Prices as per separate price list: page 24

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                               Locarno/Minusio: Esplanade                                                                          Serpiano: Hotel Serpiano***.
                               Hotel Resort & Spa****.                                                                             Located in a fabulous, absolutely quiet area      Our plus
                               Let this charming hotel cast its spell on you!    treatment, 1 aroma whirlpool bath, 1 classi-      at the foot of Monte San Giorgio within the       An ideal combination of gastronomy, nature,
                               The dream location beckons with a gigantic        cal massage ( 50 min.) Gentlemen: 1 Ayurveda      Unesco World Natural Heritage region, in          culture and wellness. A unique location and
                               park dotted with palm trees, a panoramic          massage, 1 sea salt whirlpool bath,               the midst of magnificent chestnut and oak         mild climate at 650 metres above sea level,
                               view of Lake Maggiore and the mountains.          1 relaxing facial treatment.                      forests. Myriad walking paths and hiking trails   in the midst of a magnificent landscape
                               A 1600 m2 wellness, beauty and sports oasis                                                         as well as a plethora of excursion options.       offering sensational views. Why not enjoy
                               with Finnish saunas, Caldarium, steam baths,      Our plus                                          Our restaurants feature panoramic terraces.       your holiday as a combined sports or well-
                               whirlpool, heated swimming pool in the gar-       Mediterranean climate and ambience. Large,                                                          ness experience ?
                               den, fitness centre and tennis courts – all are   quiet palm park. Free shuttle service to and      Three-Day Serpiano Special
                               at your disposal and free of charge.              from the railway station. Excellent rates for     From Friday to Sunday: 2 nights with half         6867 Serpiano
                                                                                 “Esplanade Smart”. All guest rooms are air-       board, 1 Serpiano vitality bath ( 30 min.),       Tel. +41 (0)91 986 20 00
                               Energy Sources-Powerful and Dynamic               conditioned.                                      1 classical partial massage ( 30 min.),           Fax +41 (0)91 986 20 20
                               Two nights, including breakfast buffet,                                                             1 solarium session ( 10 min.). Swimming pool,     info@serpiano.ch
                               5-course menu of your choice, 1 therapy           6648 Locarno/Minusio                              whirlpool, sauna and Turkish bath.                www.serpiano.ch
                               session to strengthen the back ( 50-minute        Tel. +41 (0)91 735 85 85
                               vacuum massage ), 1 aroma whirlpool bath,         Fax +41 (0)91 735 85 86                           Six-Day Thalasso Special                          Open from: 17. 3. –19. 11. 06
                               1 Ayurveda massage ( 50 min.).                    reservations@esplanade.ch                         From Sunday to Friday: 5 nights with half
                                                                                 www.esplanade.ch                                  board, 2 Thalasso vitality baths ( 30 min.),      Prices as per separate price list: page 25
                               Beauty Days for Her and Him                                                                         1 Shaolin full body massage ( 50 min.),
                               Three nights, including breakfast buffet,         Open from: 3. 3.–12. 11. 06                       1 special honey massage ( 30 min.),
                               5-course menu of your choice. Ladies:1 mani-                                                        1 solarium session (10 min.). Swimming pool,
                               cure with hand massage, 1 relaxing facial         Prices as per separate price list: page 24        whirlpool, sauna and Turkish bath.
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Lake Geneva Region.




                                                                                                                                             Leysin; Lake Geneva Region
                                                                                                                                                                          Montreux:
                                                                                                                                                                          Raffles Le Montreux Palace*****.
                                                                                                                                                                          On the shore of Lake Geneva, offering a               dinner, 2 relaxation massages, 1 essential oil
                                                                                                                                                                          breathtaking view of the Alps and the lake.           bath, 1 facial deep cleansing, 1 Amrita Elixir of
                                                                                                                                                                          The Raffles Amrita Wellness is spread over            Youth or 1 Ayurveda rejuvenation treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                          at total of 2000 m2 and is an island of
                                                                                                                                                                          peace, relaxation, beauty and fitness.                Our plus
                                                                                                                                                                          Sauna, hammam, jacuzzi, vichy shower and              The Ayurvedic Amrita Revitalisation and the
                                                                                                                                                                          whirlpool constitute the centre of relaxation.        treatment with the Amrita Elixir of Youth;
                                                                                                                                                                          The outdoor and indoor pools, as well as a            a luxurious therapy with essential oils and
                                                                                                                                                                          fitness room, are at your disposal for your           antioxidants rich in proteins, vitamins and
                                                                                                                                                                          favourite sports activities.                          minerals.


                                                                                                                                                                          Relaxation Deluxe                                     1820 Montreux
                                                                                                                                                                          Two nights, including a 4-course dinner in            Tel. +41 (0)21 962 12 12
                                                                                                                                                                          the gourmet restaurant, Amrita Fit Lunch,             Fax +41 (0)21 962 17 17
                                                                                                                                                                          1 Amrita Elixir of Youth, or 1 Ayurveda reju-         montreux@raffles.com
                                                                                                                                                                          venation treatment.                                   www.montreux-palace.com
Office du Tourisme du                                               Here the landscape spreads out in front of you with all its charm:
Canton de Vaud                                                      a grandiose mountain world, a lake that even the ocean could be                                       Ayurveda Rejuvenation                                 Open all year
1006 Lausanne                                                       jealous of, and salubrious thermal springs. In addition, there are                                    Six nights, including breakfast, one 4-course
Tel. +41 (0)21 613 26 26                                            sports options galore – whether in the air or on the ground. Para-                                    dinner in the gourmet restaurant, 5 x lunch or        Prices as per separate price list: page 25
www.genferseegebiet.ch                                              gliding or Nordic Walking – movement is the best way to revitalise. If
                                                                    you like French flair, and the cuisine to match, you will experience                                                                                                    235    450

                                                                    top-class holidays here.                                                                              Wellness
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                                     Mont-Pèlerin: Le Mirador                                                                                                             Vevey:
                                     Kempinski, Lake Geneva*****.                                                                                                         Hôtel des Trois Couronnes*****.
                                     Hotel Le Mirador Kempinski is located in midst      Wellness Holiday                                                                 Hôtel des Trois Couronnes was built in 1842           al spa treatments and spa products. Access to
                                     of the vineyards of Vevey and Montreux. The         Six nights, including breakfast buffet and half                                  and is located on the shore of Lake Geneva,           the wellness area and participation in fitness
                                     views from the elegantly furnished rooms are        board in “Le Patio”, welcome cocktail, fruit                                     right in the heart of Vevey. Its privileged loca-     courses, 1 hour of tennis, 1-hour personal
                                     simply breathtaking. Three restaurants fea-         basket, 2 Givenchy spa treatments per per-                                       tion lends itself to a singularly beautiful view of   training session.
                                     ture terraces and present their guests with         son /day ( max. 1 hour ), use of the swimming                                    Lake Geneva and the Alps. A crown jewel of
                                     culinary delights that please every taste bud.      pool, fitness centre, tennis, billiard, sauna,                                   the Swiss Leading Small Hotels, it has for            Our plus
                                     The Givenchy Spa offers a variety of beauty         hammam.                                                                          generations been a favourite with kings,              A small palace with enormous charm, located
                                     treatments. The hotel is also home to a large                                                                                        statesmen and other notables. The complete            on the shore of Lake Geneva. Our luxurious
                                     banquet and conference centre.                      Our plus                                                                         renovation of the palaces evokes the charm-           spa pampers you with the unique products
                                                                                         Indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Hotel-                                        ing ambience of the Belle Epoque era.                 by Joëlle Ciocco and Nuxe.
                                     Spa à la carte                                      owned yacht. 2500 m2 wellness oasis.
                                     Two nights, including half board in “Le Patio”.                                                                                      Two Days of Pampering                                 Rue d’Italie 49
                                     Included in the package are a welcome               1801 Mont-Pèlerin                                                                Two nights, VIP cocktail reception, breakfast         1800 Vevey
                                     cocktail, a fruit basket, 1 Givenchy spa treat-     Tel. +41 (0)21 925 11 11                                                         buffet, 2 spa treatments, 10% discount on             Tel. +41 (0)21 923 32 00
                                     ment per person/day ( max. 1 hour ), use of         Fax +41 (0)21 925 11 12                                                          additional spa treatments and products.               Fax +41 (0)21 923 33 99
                                     the swimming pool, fitness centre, tennis, bil-     mirador@attglobal.net                                                            Access to the wellness area and participation         info@hoteltroiscouronnes.ch
                                     liard, sauna, hammam.                               www.mirador.ch                                                                   in fitness courses, 1 hour of tennis.                 www.hoteltroiscouronnes.ch


                                                                                         Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06                                                    Five Days of Wellness                                 Open all year
                                                                                                                                                                          Five nights, VIP reception, breakfast buffet,
                                                                                         Prices as per separate price list: page 25                                       3 spa treatments, 10% reduction on addition-          Prices as per separate price list: page 26
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                                                  800 m                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hotspot   380 m
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                                            Yverdon-les-Bains:
                                                                                                                                                       Aargau.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Baden, Aargau
                                            Grand Hotel des Bains****.
                                            This hotel welcomes you with all the comforts           Our plus
                                            you could wish for in a historical and stylish          All hotel guests enjoy the free use of the pri-
                                            atmosphere. The rooms are renovated and a               vate hotel swimming pool, the thermal baths
                                            lounge bar and two restaurants are at your              and wellness infrastructure with sauna, Ty-
                                            disposal. As a guest of the hotel, you have ac-         larium, steam baths, Japanese bath, whirlpool
                                            cess to the thermal swimming pool, the indi-            on the roof terrace, fitness club at Centre
                                            vidual thermal baths, and all wellness, beauty          Thermal, which is linked to the hotel. Lake Neu-
                                            and fitness facilities of Centre Thermal, which         enburg, historical towns, hiking, golfing, bik-
                                            is directly linked to the hotel. The hotel is easi-     ing are among the attractive options for
                                            ly reached via the A1 and A5 motorways, or              pleasurable holidays.
                                            by Intercity train to Yverdon-les-Bains.
                                                                                                    1401 Yverdon-les-Bains
                                            Relax                                                   Tel. +41(0)24 424 64 64
                                            Two nights, including breakfast buffet, 1 full          Fax +41(0)24 424 64 65
                                            body massage or 1 aroma whirlpool bath.                 reservation@grandhotelyverdon.ch
                                                                                                    www.grandhotelyverdon.ch
                                            Wellness & Gourmet                                                                                         Aargau Tourismus                                                         Are you interested in culture and city life, or in fresh air and tran-
                                            Two nights, including breakfast buffet and half         Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06                      5001 Aarau                                                               quillity? Then this region is right for you: Between Baden and Aarau
                                            board, 4-course gourmet menu, 1 back mas-                                                                  Tel. +41 (0)62 824 76 24                                                 you will find Switzerland’s moated castle in an untouched river-
                                            sage.                                                   Prices as per separate price list: page 26         www.aargautourismus.ch                                                   scape surrounded by vineyards, gently rolling hills and health-giving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                thermal baths and wellness hotels.
                                                 28–34°
                                                                                              120                                        Thermal

                                            Wellness              Hotspot
                                             Hotel        435 m




                                                                                                                                                       Zurzach: Park-Hotel Bad Zurzach****.

                                                                                                                                                       Your time is precious, enjoy it to the full !      1 hot stone relaxation massage, free use of
                                                                                                                                                       Park-Hotel Bad Zurzach is surrounded by a          the hotel’s own saline pool, access to “The
                                                                                                                                                       park with a pond. Close by is “The SpA” and        SpA” and Zurzach Thermal Pool.
                                                                                                                                                       thermal pool. Immerse yourself into this ho-
                                                                                                                                                       listic wellness world where you will find peace,   Our plus
                                                                                                                                                       regeneration and relaxation. The most won-         Hotel-owned saline pool (34°C), physical




You look great!
                                                                                                                                                       derful time is the time one has to oneself !       therapy, hairdresser and beauty parlor on the
                                                                                                                                                                                                          premises, direct access to “The SpA” and
                                                                                                                                                       Relax                                              Zurzach Thermal Pool.
                                                                                                                                                       Two nights with gourmet half board, use of
                                                                                                                                                       the hotel-owned thermal pool, entrance to          5330 Zurzach
                                                                                                                                                       “The SpA” and the Zurzach Thermal Pool,            Tel. +41 (0)56 269 88 11
                                                                                                                                                       1 Lulur treatment, 1 full body massage.            Fax +41 (0)56 249 38 08




Did you fly SWISS?                                                                                                                                     Anti-Stress
                                                                                                                                                       Three nights. Sleep in and have a late break-
                                                                                                                                                       fast, if you like. Enjoy early morning tea and
                                                                                                                                                       all the daily newspapers of your choice. Wel-
                                                                                                                                                       come cocktail, 3 à-la-carte 3-course dinners,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          info@park-hotel-zurzach.ch
                                                                                                                                                                                                          www.park-hotel-zurzach.ch


                                                                                                                                                                                                          Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06


                                                                                                                                                                                                          Prices as per separate price list: page 27



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                                                                                                                                                       Wellness
                                                                                                                                                        Hotel         360 m   Hotspot


We make sure you’ll enjoy your flight to Switzerland as much as you’ll cherish the memories of your visit on your return trip home.
You’ll appreciate our typically Swiss hospitality, reliability and attention to detail. After all, we want to make flying an unforgettable
experience.
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For bookings, please contact your travel agent or visit swiss.com
              Zurzach: Turmhotel***.
              The Turmhotel (or “Tower Hotel”) in Bad Zur-
              zach boasts a heated passage above ground
                                                               Four Days of Relaxation
                                                               Four nights, including breakfast buffet, 4 gour-
                                                                                                                  Swiss Mittelland.
              leading to the wellness oasis “The SpA” and      met dinners at the Spa Hotel, unrestricted
              to the large thermal bath, which includes a      use of the thermal baths and spa, including
              basin with a flowing stream and a waterfall      steam bath, “Sanarium”, sauna and adven-
              as well as three additional outdoor swim-        ture shower, hiking and biking with our own
              ming pools. The entrance fees for the ther-      city bikes.
              mal bath and “The SpA” are included in the




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Gurnigel, Swiss Mittelland
              hotel rate. Here you can recharge, enjoy the     Our plus
              fitness training, savour the atmosphere, relax   Attractive fitness, wellness and beauty pack-
              and let the hotel’s excellent kitchen pamper     ages available.
              you with gourmet cuisine.
                                                               5330 Zurzach
              Three Days of Wellness                           Tel. +41 (0)56 265 24 40
              Three nights, including breakfast buffet         Fax +41 (0)56 265 24 44
              and half board, 1 full body brush massage,       info@turmhotel.ch
              1 Thalasso bath, 1 full body massage, 1 algae    www.thermalquelle.ch
              gel or algae cream pack, 1 algae modelage                                                           Schweizer Mittelland Tourismus                                              In spring, there is a profusion of flowers; in summer, a fresh breeze is
              mask, 1 session with a private trainer,          Open from: 1. 1.–31. 12. 06                        3001 Bern                                                                   blowing; in autumn, colourful forests are resplendent on mountain
              1 solarium session.                                                                                 Tel. +41 (0)31 328 12 28                                                    faces, and in winter, the magic of a snow-blanketed paradise gets
                                                               Prices as per separate price list: page 27         www.smit.ch                                                                 you into a festive mood. The Swiss Mittelland with its pre-alpine
                                                                                                                                                                                              landscape delights visitors in any season. It is a sports ground with-
              32–36° 32–36°
                                                                             80   106                                                                                                         out limits – a veritable paradise for bikers, hikers, Nordic walkers and

              Wellness
                                                                                                                                                                                              cross-country skiers. Truly heavenly is a sulphur bath or a “home-
               Hotel          360 m
                                                                                                                                                                                              grown” Fango treatment. Here wellness is experienced quite naturally.


                                                                                                                  Schwefelberg-Bad: Romantik Hotel****.
                                                                                                                  Let your senses enjoy the salubrious effects of       2 massages, 2 sulphur baths, 2 Fango packs
           Wellness holidays in Switzerland –                                                                     massages, Fango, sulphur baths and beauty             for your back, 1 facial treatment, and there are

           what could be more uplifting?                                                                          treatments. Let the colourful mountain mead-          myriad opportunities for sports all year round.
                                                                                                                  ows delight you in summer, and the glittering
                                                                                                                  snow fields and magnificent trails and runs           Our plus
                                                                                                                  in winter. Listen to the birds’ songs and the         Switzerland’s only natural Fango, always
                                                                                                                  whistling of marmots. Ah, what heavenly               collected fresh from its own sulphur spring.

www.swisshotels.com                                                                                               peace in pristine nature blessed with fragrant        Numerous summer and winter sports options.
                                                                                                                  mountain air!                                         Own ski lifts. Regeneration in pristine nature !


                                                                                                                  Try-Out Package                                       1738 Schwefelberg-Bad

The ample information platform                                                                                    Two nights, including half board ( breakfast
                                                                                                                  buffet, candlelight dinner, fondue chinoise ),
                                                                                                                                                                        Tel. +41 (0)26 419 88 88
                                                                                                                                                                        Fax +41 (0)26 419 88 44
                                                                                                                  try-out wellness package “Respite from                info@schwefelbergbad.ch

of the Swiss hotel industry                                                                                       Stress”, 1 lunch, high tea, Roman bath, sauna,
                                                                                                                  tennis, mountainbikes. Surcharge for mas-
                                                                                                                                                                        www.schwefelbergbad.ch


                                                                                                                  sages and beauty treatments. Favourable rates         Open from: 1. 1.–15. 4. 06, 1. 5.–31. 10. 06
                                                                                                                  for additional nights!
                                                                                                                                                                        Prices as per separate price list: page 27
                                                                                                                  Adventure for the Senses
                                                                                                                  Five nights, including half board. Wellness
           »hotel specials«                                                                                       means doing something beneficial for body
           Attractive special offers await you!                                                                   and soul. During five full days you can enjoy

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Zürich.




                                                                                                                                     Limmat with Grossmünster, Zurich
Zürich Tourismus
8023 Zürich
                                                               Contrasts are attractive: After a shopping spree, take a train ride
                                                               to the cosy Uetliberg and admire the sunset while relaxing in a                                          High-speed Internet access at over
                                                                                                                                                                        1000 Hotspots. Just like in the office.
Tel. +41 (0)44 215 40 00                                       whirlpool. If you prefer, indulge yourself in the luxurious Feusis-
www.zuerich.com                                                berg Resort & Spa, or go sailing on the lake. Enjoying the sports
                                                               options is as much part and parcel of relaxing holidays as Zürich’s
                                                               inspiring museums. Wellness holidays in and around Zürich offer a
                                                               myriad of diversions.                                                                                                                                          Available at many wellness hotels in Switzerland

                               Feusisberg: Panorama Resort & Spa****.
                               Unique and only 30 minutes from Zürich,              Our plus
                               the Panorama Resort & Spa offers magnifi-            Spacious sauna and spa area. Indoor and
                               cent panorama views of Lake Zürich and               outdoor pools offering fantastic views of
                               the mountains. The exclusive 2000 m2 Akari           Lake Zürich. Personal support by 18 profes-
                               spa and the suites, double rooms and single          sional attendants at the Akari Spa and Care.
                               rooms overlooking the lake cater for your            All home-made food prepared almost entirely
                               every wish.                                          from biologically grown produce.


                               Luxury Japanese Bath                                 8835 Feusisberg
                               Two nights half board, 1 luxury Japanese             Tel. +41 (0)1 786 00 00
                               bath including 1 aromatic steam bath, 1 full         Fax +41 (0)1 786 00 99
                               body peel and 1 jasmine whirlpool bath, 1            info@panoramaresort.ch
                               belle époque pearl bath with algae pack.             www.panoramaresort.ch                                                               Business goes mobile: e.g. with Public Wireless LAN. Surf the Internet at high-speed from over 1000 Hotspots in Switzerland and enjoy
                                                                                                                                                                        the convenience of wireless access to your corporate network if your company supports this facility. Transmitting at up to 2 Mbit/s you
                               Luxury Oriental Bath                                 Open from: 1. 1. – 31. 12. 06                                                       can transfer large quantities of data in record time. We would be happy to advise you: 0800 88 99 11. Are you on the right network?
                               Two nights half board, 1 relaxing steam bath,
                               1 refreshing sea salt full body peel, 1 invigor-     Prices as per separate price list: page 27
                               ating brine whirlpool bath, 1 sea salt peel
                               hand treatment.




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                               Wellness     698 m   Hotspot
                                Hotel




                                                                                                                                                                        All locations are listed at:
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       Swimming pool

       Indoor pool

       Sauna

       Gymnastics/fitness room

       Hotel hair stylist




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Partners.
       Very quiet rooms

       Non-smoking hotel

       Non-smoking rooms

       Very quiet location

       Garden, park

       Public restaurant

       Hotel car park

       No pets                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MySwitzerland.com/sponsors
       Specialist conference/seminar venue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Recommended by Switzerland Tourism.
       Room with minibar

       Lakeside location
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Main Partners.
       Panorama restaurant                                                                                                                                                 40
                                                                                                                                            Basel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                20
       Number of rooms                                                                                                                                                                                                18
                                                                                                                                                                                  Zurich                    St. Gallen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   19
       Number of beds
                                                                                                                                                                                         42
       Medical practice                                                                                                                                               Lucerne
                                                                                                                                                                      27      30                                      16
       Nurse                                                                                                                                                              26        28
                                                                                                                                    Bern                                       29
                                                                                                                                                                                                    17
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   12                     Train travel.                                                          Air travel.
       Suitable for the disabled                                                                                                                                                                               10
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Chur                        13                     www.rail.ch                                                            www.swiss.com
                                                                                                            39                 41                                                                                           9
                                                                                                                                                 8
       Wheelchair access                                                                                                                             7 4
                                                                                                                                                             2                                                                        15
       Dietary assistant                                                                                    Lausanne                    1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                14   11
                                                                                                                36         3                 5
                                                                                                                                    6
                                                                                                               38 37
       Family-oriented                                                                                                                      22                   21

       Health trainer                                                                                                          Sitten
                                                                                               Geneva
                                                                                                                                                                                           33            Bellinzona                                                       Swiss cheese specialities.                                             Gateway to the Alps.                                                          Telecommunications.
                                                                                                                                                                                    31
       Physiotherapist                                                                                                                                24    23
                                                                                                                                                                                              32
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          www.switzerland-cheese.com                                             www.zurich-airport.com                                                        www.swisscom.com
                                                                                                                                                     25                                             34

       Therapy bath                                                                                                                                                                                35

              Spa recognised by the
 Thermal
              Federal Office of Social Security
              Satisfies the quality criteria for cure and
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Wellness      Satisfies wellness quality criteria according to               Wellness Hotels                     14 St. Mortiz                                        32        Lucerne/Lake Lucerne                                      39 Yverdon-les-Bains       60
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bus travel, stamps, parcel post.                                       Car rental.                                                                   Watches and jewellery.
              the requirements of the “wellfeeling” cooperation              Bernese Oberland                    15 Zuoz                                              33        26 Bürgenstock                               50           Aargau
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          www.swisspost.ch                                                       www.europcar.ch                                                               www.bucherer.com
  EFQM        Total Quality Management EFQM                                   1 Adelboden                 20     Eastern Switzerland                                            27 Lucerne                                   50           40 Zurzach             61/62
                                                                              2 Grindelwald             20/21    16 Bad Ragaz                                         36        28 Morschach                                 51           Swiss Mittelland
    ISO       Quality Management ISO 9001
                                                                              3 Gstaad                  21/22    17 Braunwald                                         36        29 Vitznau                                   51           41 Schwefelberg-Bad        63
               “Wellness plus” is the seal of quality of the
                                                                              4 Interlaken                22     18 Heiden                                            37        30 Weggis                              52/53              Zürich
               Private Selection Wellness Plus Hotels
               Wireless high-speed Internet access with                       5 Kandersteg                23     19 Weissbad                                          37        Ticino                                                    42 Feusisberg              64
 Hotspot
               Public Wireless LAN from Swisscom Mobile                       6 Lenk                      23     20 Wienacht                                          38        31 Ascona                              54/55
 Wireless      Wireless high-speed Internet access
                                                                              7 Merligen                  24     Valais                                                         32 Cademario                           55/56
   LAN         from other suppliers
                                                                              8 Sigriswil                 24     21 Breiten                                           42        33 Locarno/Minusio                           56
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Official Partners.
               Seal of quality for “Alpine Wellness”
               www.alpinewellness.com                                        Graubünden                          22 Leukerbad                             42/43/44              34 Lugano                                    57           Wellness holiday resorts
                                                                              9 Arosa                     28     23 Saas Almagell                                     44        35 Serpiano                                  57           Adelboden              18/19
                                                                             10 Flims-Waldhaus            29     24 Saas-Fee                                          45        Lake Geneva Region                                        Engadin/Scuol          26/27
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                                                                             11 Pontresina                30     25 Zermatt                               45/46/47              36 Mont-Pèlerin                              58           Appenzellerland        34/35
                                                                             12 Samnaun                 30/31                                                                   37 Montreux                                  59           Valais/Leukerbad       40/41
                                                                             13 Scuol                     32                                                                    38 Vevey                                     59           Lucerne/Lake Lucerne   48/49                                                                                                                                                                        Strategic Partners | 67
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Switzerland Tourism can accept no responsibility for the accuracy thereof.

								
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