With the summer season at the Kulm Hotel St Moritz coming to an end, it was at this time 150 years' ago that the then owner of the property, Johannes Badrutt, made a bold bet: he promised the last departing summer guests of 1864 a free stay from December to the following spring, if their winter holiday in St Moritz was not as sunny and as pleasant as it had been over the summer.
Come June, experience the ultimate winter wonderland in New Zealand – a season that brings excitement to tropical dwellers and a host of outdoor activities set against a panoramic backdrop of snow-capped mountains.
New for this Winter season, gourmet restaurant, IceQ opened in December 2013. Located at 3,048m, IceQ offers fine dining and panoramic views of 250 peaks over Austria, Germany and across to the Italian Dolomites.
This season, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts invites families and friends to head to the mountains and hit the powdery slopes to take full advantage of exclusive ski packages ideal for a spring break getaway.
Pure relaxation, unsurpassed outdoor activities, memorable culinary delights and dream views - the ideal setting in which to leave your everyday worries behind you. Make the most of these exclusive offers and enjoy an unforgettable holiday in the sensationally unique Jungfrau Region.