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Our selection of hotels in Switzerland are divided into nine different regions: the Northern Cantons, including the cities of Basel and Zurich; the North-Eastern Cantons, where you will find plenty of small town hotels and lakeside hotels on Lake Constance; Liechtenstein, a tiny, mountainous country; Graubunden, with world-famous ski resorts and mountain scenery; the Ticino, the southernmost part of the country, with mountain lakes and warmer temperatures; Valais, in the south-west, with lovely valley and famous mountain resorts; the Suisse Romande, including the cities of Geneva and Lausanne; Bern, with interesting history, walking and skiing; and finally the Central Cantons, with the city of Lucerne and delicious cuisine. Click on the link to see the listings in each area.
Our selection of places to stay offers exceptional variety: guesthouses, inns, restaurants-with-rooms and boutique hotels, ranging from excellent budget hotels for a weekend ski break, to luxury hotels for a special occasion. Whichever, they all have the special qualities of hand-picked character and charm that we value.