Giardino Mountain - Summer
St Moritz, Switzerland
At a Glance
Excellent complimentary activities program, including climbing, gliding and sailing
Fantastic kids and teens clubs
Voted Europe's most beautiful mountain hotel in 2015
Intimate, family friendly hotel mixing Alpine charm and modern luxury
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Warm summer days and cooler evenings means that temperatures in St Moritz in summer are very pleasant. Invariably the weather in the mountains can often change quickly so it's always worth being prepared.
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Set in the Champfèr region near St Moritz, the Giardino Mountain boutique hotel features complimentary activities and a relaxing spa. Surrounded by fresh air of the Engadin mountains this is an ideal place for all the family to recharge their batteries.
Voted Europe's most beautiful mountain hotel in 2015 the Giardino Mountain is 5* Superior hotel which brings together traditional Alpine design with elegant designer interiors. Everything is taken care of here so guests can relax, take in the surroundings and enjoy the activities on offer. Guests are made to feel instantly at home by the attentive and extremely helpful staff who are on hand from the moment you walk through the door and are happy to make any recommendations from sailing to dining.
The rooms are light and spacious and there are spectacular views of the lake and mountains to wake up to. With so much to do in the local area from sailing to rock climbing the hotel has an excellent daily activity program, which is complimentary to guests, and includes climbing and abseiling, a glider flight experience and sailing, all with professional guides. The hotel also makes it easy to make use of the many bike trails on offer with their complimentary use of bicycles. The hotel spa is a great place to unwind after a day's outdoor pursuits where guests can book massages and beauty treatments as well as making use of the indoor pool, sauna, jacuzzi and relaxation area. The hotel also has an Ayurvedic program which is a therapeutic, non-medical health program for holistic well-being.
Children are also well catered for with the Mountain Kids Club for younger guests where they can even dine in their own restaurant by themselves. Teens will love the Freestyle Academy where they can play games and watch movies.
The choice of dining at Giardino Mountain is in the Hide and Seek restaurant which is great for families and serves modern cuisine inspired by Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and Asian tastes or the Stuva which serves traditional Swiss and Engadine specialties. Alternatively light bites are available in the bar lounge which also features a lovely sunny terrace.
The 78 cosy rooms and suites are all splendidly and individually decorated with elegant designer furnishings and we love the attention to detail on all the design features. They all come with a minibar, flatscreen TV, DVD player, radio, WiFi, safe and dipiu cosmetics amenities.
Children under 12 years old are able to stay for free in the parents' room.
|Double Room Large||
Approximately 25m² with double bed and bathroom
Approximately 30m², with a lounge area and bathroom
Approximately 55m² with an Engadin interior design, lounge area and bathroom
Approximately 50m² with cozy lounge suite and bathroom
|Suite South Small||
Approximately 32m², some have a cozy lounge suite, bathroom
Approximately 60m² with fireplace and spectacular views
Children are very welcome here and the hotel has a complimentary Mountain Kid's Club for children and a Freestyle Academy for teens.
The restaurants offer either modern cuisine in the Hide and Seek restaurant or traditional in the Stuva along with snacks in the bar lounge.
The spa is a relaxing haven with treatments rooms as well as a swimming pool, saunas and a fitness room.
|Hide and Seek Restaurant||
Serves traditional cuisine with a modern twist of Asian and Middle-Eastern influences. Follows the Ayurvedic principles with focus on the four taste senses; sweet, salty, sour and bitter. All produce is locally sourced.
Breakfast is served here 7.30 am - 11 am and it is open for dinner from 7 pm - 11 pm
Featuring local specialties in a relaxed and cosy atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner.
Bar also serving light and more substantial snacks
With indoor pool, sauna / steam rooms, relaxation room and fitness room. Eight treatment rooms including a 'couples' spa suite and treatments dipiu cosmetics and Aveda.
There is also a hair salon
The hotel offers complimentary transfers from St Moritz train station and mountain stations Corviglia and Corvatc
The Giardino Mountain has its own activity program, participation of which is not compulsory but is complimentary to guests. The program covers Tuesday to Saturday with different activity for each day, itineraries can include mountain biking techniques, sailing fun for kids and adults and a glider flight experience. There are age restrictions on some activities but, if visiting as a family then use can be made of the kids clubs, the Mountain Kids Club and the Freestyle Academy. The hotel also has bicycles that guests can make use of.
The location of the hotel means activities such as biking and hiking are right on the doorstep as well as watersports with the St Moritz lake nearby and the chic resort town of St Moritz just two kilometers away for shopping or sightseeing.
|Summer 2018 refurbishment||
Please note the Giardino Mountain is closed during Summer 2018 for refurbishment.