An infinity pool with mountain views.
If a daily swim is essential while on holiday, then this is the place to start looking for hotels. We manually selected wonderful Swiss hotels with an on-site pool. Note that outdoor pools may only be accessible in summer (May to September in general).
An extraordinary hotel at an extraordinary location in rural Central Switzerland. It is surrounded by meadows and forests and offers views as far as 16 km across Lake Lucerne. The hotel was built in 1905 and reopened in 2011 as a luxurious boutique hotel. It features a wellness and beauty center, a wonderful indoor and outdoor pool, restaurant and panoramic terrace. Altitude: 914 m.
This superb hotel opened in 2012 and is located on a hill top overlooking Gstaad and the surrounding mountains. Of course the rooms and suites are very luxurious. There's an indoor and outdoor pool, spa facilities, multiple excellent in-house restaurants, a wine cellar, carefully designed gardens and much more.
The Eiger opened in 1892 and currently is the top hotel in Mürren. Apart from impressive views of the Bernese Alps, it offers a swimming pool, restaurant, bar, lounge, terrace, jacuzzi, sauna and massage services. The hotel is easy to reach as it's right next to the train station.
This is one of your best options if you are looking for a comfortable hotel on the wonderful lake front in Ascona. It has a swimming pool, a wellness area and a terrace with views of the lively boulevard. There are plenty of restaurants and shops in the immediate surroundings.
The beautiful Cresta Palace Hotel in Celerina spoils its guests with wellness facilities, tennis courts, a golf course and luxurious rooms. You can dine in several in-house restaurants. It's only a 5-minute walk to the railway station of Celerina.
A luxurious hotel above the Lavaux vineyards, offering a superb view of Lake Geneva, the Rhône valley and the Swiss and French Alps. Apart from the rooms and suites, this hotel features restaurants, a panoramic terrace, a pool, a spa with many treatments and even a medical center. Altitude: 780 m.
This 19th-century hotel was built on a very romantic spot in the forests just above Lake Brienz and near the Giessbach waterfall. It offers many rooms and suites with restored antique furniture. There are two restaurants and a beautiful terrace. We recommend to arrive and depart by boat for a perfect experience! You can get there using the funicular from the boat dock. Altitude: 662 m.
The Victoria is located in the mountains near Montreux, offering a royal view across the eastern part of Lake Geneva and the Swiss and French Alps. The hotel has a wonderful garden, pool, tennis court, fitness room, sauna, restaurant and terrace. Public transport lets you descend from the mountain quickly for various day trips. Altitude: 715 m.
Very comfortable hotel offering stunning views of the Eiger north face.
Extraordinary hotel just outside the car free town center of Gstaad. It offers everything for a relaxed stay in the Swiss Alps, including multiple in-house restaurants and bars, a spa, a tennis court and a huge garden.
The top hotel in Interlaken, with view of the Jungfrau from the front rooms and many luxury amenities! At walking distance from both rail stations, so you'll have easy access to all attractions.
The Beau-Rivage is a highly valued luxurious hotel to stay, relax and enjoy the views across the lake. It has a superb two-Michelin star restaurant, a sushi restaurant, a brasserie and an extensive spa and wellness area. You can walk to the Olympic Museum in minutes, and the city center is only a few minutes away by metro. If you can splurge and prefer a lakeside hotel, this is the place to be!
This hotel had to be included in our recommendations because of its unique appearance: this castle dates back to the 12th century and overlooks Lake Geneva. A wonderful location, just 5 minutes on foot from the Olympic Museum. It's easy to reach by public transport, as it is located right next to the metro station. The castle has an in-house restaurant and lounge bar.
This is the most exclusive hotel in the city center of Lausanne. It was opened in 1915. The hotel has multiple excellent restaurants, bars, a terrace and an indoor pool. You can enjoy various wellness treatments. Many rooms are overlooking Lake Geneva. The excellent location enables you to visit all local attractions on foot.
Tertianum offers permanent housing to the elderly, but also offers holiday apartments with hotel services. The apartments are very comfortable, and there's an in-house restaurant with a terrace. Breakfast is included.
One of the most scenic locations of Locarno: on the slopes of Mount Cardada, overlooking the town and Lake Maggiore. Easy to reach via the funicular from the town center. This comfortable hotel features two restaurants and a bar. We think this is an ideal honeymoon accommodation!
Popular hotel next to the train station, overlooking the city and the lake. Ideal for train travelers and anyone who prefers a central but quieter location than the city center. The hotel offers a garden, pool, restaurant and free parking. The public Tassino Park is less than a minute away.
Very comfortable luxurious hotel with a large garden. There are 3 in-house restaurants, bars, a wellness area, a pool and more. This wonderful building dates back to 1880 and is a hotel since 1885. You just have to cross the street to reach Lake Lugano.
The Splendide Royal has been a first-class hotel since 1887 and is overlooking Lake Lugano. It's only a few minutes on foot from the San Salvatore funicular and the Lugano-Paradiso dock for a boat trip on the lake. The hotel offers restaurants for fine dining, a bar and a wine cellar.
This villa built in 1860 is situated in a quiet green area next to the rail station of Lugano and at walking distance from the city center and the lake. There's a garden with a pool. This is a good option for backpackers and anyone looking for affordable accommodation.
This modern, super comfortable hotel is pricey, but also an excellent choice if you want to make the most of your stay. It is sitting 100 m above the lake: all suites offer an amazing view on Lugano and the lake. Everything is at your disposal: good food, fine wine, a fitness center, pool, spa, free parking, electric bicycles and cars, and much more.
A luxurious boutique hotel just outside Locarno in the municipality of Minusio. The hotel offers a Mediterranean garden, a pool and stylish rooms. For the best views we recommend the lakeside Superior rooms.
We selected this imposing hotel for demanding guests who want to experience the best that Montreux has to offer. This 5-star lakeside hotel with multiple restaurants is located in the center of Montreux, directly opposite the famous boulevard, and a only few minutes from the train station.
Mount Rigi is known for its friendly Swiss landscape with meadows, forests and majestic views. This relatively large hotel is located in a small village on the southern slope of the mountain, with wonderful views of Lake Lucerne and the Bernese Alps. It offers a panoramic restaurant and a bathing complex designed by the Swiss architect Mario Botta. Altitude: 1440 m.
This wonderful hotel close to the shore of Lake Thun features a private beach, wellness facilities and a gourmet restaurant overlooking the water. Its elegant rooms are well equipped, for example with a mini bar. The Belvédère hotel is located centrally: between the railway station of Spiez and the boat dock down in the harbour.