The Aga Khan was there, as were François Mitterand, Tina Turner and Igor Stravinsky, Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni, Björn Borg and Alain Prost. The famous Hotel Splendide Royal wears its name like a badge of honour. And with good reason, too. For this hotel has been the number one address in Lugano for a good one hundred years. And not just for the rich and famous, but for all those wishing to explore the fascinating world of Ticino or visiting the region on business.
Hotel dating back to 1848 and situated in a listed building in the village centre of Pontresina. Completely renovated in 2007, the Grand Hotel now glows with a fresh splendour with its feudal rooms in Alpine design, state-of-the-art wellness complex and magnificent halls. A multiple award-winning architectural masterpiece affording sublime views and with 3 restaurants, the Gourmet restaurant Kronenstübli, childcare, tennis courts and bikes.
Exquisite moments are the order of the day here in this hotel set in Ticino's largest hotel park and with its own private beach. New suites to meet the highest standards, a modern wellness oasis, swimming pool, 6 tennis courts, putting green, 18 Gault Millau point restaurant in the hotel. 2 pavilions with separate luxury suites. This privately-owned superior luxury hotel is run by Simon V. & Gabriela Jenny.