Splendor in the snow – Kulm Hotel, St. Moritz
Taking time to enjoy the exciting and breath-taking Snow Polo tournament on the frozen icy white St. Moritzersee, indulge in the heart-pounding sports energy and glamour, inherently, one needs a great place to stay, lay down your back and experience the quieter side of the beautiful St. Moritz. Just take a walk up to the historic Leaning Tower, seeing its understated glory witnesses the evolvement of this resort paradise from the past to present, standing the test of time to be here welcoming elite travelers and visitors from all over the world, just like the presitigious Kulm Hotel which situates right across the tower, better yet, this luxury hotel offers even more than a chic welcome but an unforgettable luxurious experience and indulgence for your stay in this beautiful skiing destination.
Located on Via Veglia, simply a few minute walk from the famous shopping street Via Serlas, Kulm Hotel has been famous for its breath-taking views over St. Moritzersee, previously as the venue for the opening of the Winter Olympic Games, this prestigious hotel has been one of the famous spot for glamorous social events, including the mysterious ‘Laterna Magica’ and stylish masked balls, which have been adored by European nobility and elites.
Making your footstep into the hotel lobby, a sumptuous and elegant Alpine atmosphere instantly makes you feel welcomed, an indescribable warmth and connection that simply taking you to the utmost luxurious pamper and indulgence with style. Make yourself comfortable in their latest renovated suite, the cozy and tasteful interior that filled with contemporary Engadine style décor, thanks to the usage of local woods and discreet warm colors, created a kind of ‘going home’ feeling. The picturesque view that overseeing the lake and the Alpine mountain range, it literally takes you to a state of relaxation, taking all the exhaustion away, and connect yourself with such beautiful refuge with much tranquility and privacy.
For gourmet fanatics, their upscale restaurants will certainly satisfy your cravings, from local Engadine specialities to international haute cuisine, one can always find a place for an incredible gourmet indulgence within the hotel. Enjoy the delicate dishes created by their gourmet chef Hans Nussbaumer, either it’s a formal meal in the luxurious Grand Restaurant, or a more cozy, Italian-trattoria like restaurant, The Pizzeria, both offers a wide range of sophisticated cuisine at the highest international level. Also not to miss out the special edition coincided with the Gourmet Festival in late January, featuring chef Daniel Humm, the Swiss 3-Michelin star chef of Eleven Madison Park Restaurant in New York city, to added some gourmet surprises in your evening.
Of course, when speaking of gentlemen indulgence, don’t forget to stop by the Sunny Bar by Claudia Canessa for an evening drink, one can never call it a night without a stylish drink and relax in the sumptuously decorated bar, either having a light-hearted conversation, or recapturing the exciting moment in the Snow Polo match.
After all, winter in St. Moritz is undeniably a splendid indulgence in a snowy white paradise, with so much Alpine vitality and elegance.
Image courtesy of Kulm Hotel St. Moritz / Grand Hotel Kronenhof