Winner World Luxury Awards 2017

“Best Luxury Eco/Green Hotel of Europe” & “Best Luxury Business Hotel of Switzerland”.

On Saturday, December 2nd 2017, the Hotel Glärnischhof was awarded two meaningful prizes at the "World Luxury Hotel Awards" Gala celebration, hosted by the Hotel Kulm (St. Moritz). The steady commitment to sustainability and Quality was thus rewarded. 

The great efforts made by Hotel Glärnischhof in the last years to promote sustainability while providing its guests the highest quality service, were honored last Saturday. The glamorous event "World Luxury Hotel Awards" took place on December 2017 for the first time in Switzerland and the hotel from Zurich was awarded two major awards in the categories "Best Luxury Eco / Green Hotel in Europe" and "Best Luxury Business Hotel in Switzerland". Both awards were accepted by the hotel director Christian Schübert and his marketing director Elizabeth Recio.

Best Luxus Eco / Green Hotel of Europe

The year 2017 is the third year that the Hotel Glärnischhof wins an award at WLHA. However, the prize for the "Best Luxury Eco / Green Hotel in Europe" fills her with particular pride. Ever since its foundation in 1951, Hotel Glärnischhof has embodied true Swiss luxury, with an emphasis on exclusive, first-class service. And it’s not just its responsibility to guests that the hotel takes seriously – it’s also uncompromising in its passion for sustainability. With its emphasis on local, fairly sourced ingredients and seamless integration of carbon-neutral energy sources into elegant mid-century architecture, Hotel Glärnischhof proves that warm hospitality and environmental responsibility go hand in hand.

World Luxury Hotel Awards

Established in 2006, World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of achievement in the luxury hotel industry offering international recognition as voted by guests, travelers and industry players alike. Over 300 000 international travelers vote each year, during a four-week period to select the winners.

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Here is a look back at last year's awards ceremony ...

The 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards - Official 10th Anniversary Event Film