Grand Hôtel & Kurhaus stars



2,100 meters above sea level, this wellness hotel is located in the middle of a beautiful stone pine forest and surrounded by a large park. Dating back to the year 1896, the building exudes the comfort and durability of a mountain hotel. The colourful history of this hotel, shaped for four generations by the same family, is evident everywhere. Many of the 65 rooms offer an incomparable view of the nearby mountain peaks. The unique, quiet location guarantees pure relaxation.




Built in 1896, the hotel is nestled harmoniously in a wild and romantic valley. It has always been a place of culture - Josephine Baker performed here in 1968 on Christmas Eve. International Mountain Book Fair at the beginning of July every year. Various historical exhibitions, regular interesting guided hotel tours. The well-known comic artist Cosey found the inspiration for his book "A la recherche de Peter Pan" [In Search of Peter Pan] here.


The Grand Hôtel and Kurhaus is situated as following: - Altitude : 2000m - 10 minutes away from the village of Arolla and bus stop "Arolla Poste" on foot - 20 minutes from Les Haudères, 25 minutes from Evolène and 50 minutes from Sion by car - 2 hours drive from Lausanne, 2 hours and a half from Geneva Airport Geneva : 205 kms Basel : 285 kms Zürich : 320 kms Sion : 41 kms From Geneva, Vallorbe, Basel, Aoste or Brig join the highway Geneva-Lausanne-Montreux-Martigny-Sion East by car. In Sion East, set off to the right to the Val d' Hérens through Vex, Evolène, Les Haudères, and Arolla." Grand Hôtel and Kurhaus " is above the village (41kms away from Sion). Closest train station from the hotel : Sion Transport from Sion to Arolla : bus called “Car postal” directly in front of train station