NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Carlton Hotel St. Moritz has been named a Forbes Travel Guide 2019 Star Award Winner. It was awarded five stars in the new Swiss Alps category. For the first time, the list of the world's best hotels, restaurants and spas has been expanded to include the Swiss Alps as an independent destination, and the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz has received the highest rating.
"We are thrilled that the Carlton has been awarded the maximum mark by Forbes Travel Guide," says Hotel Director Philippe D. Clarinval. "The award is a great recognition of the performance of our team, which has met the very high bar set by Forbes."
The Forbes Travel Guide judges consist of experienced travel professionals who independently visit luxury hotels, restaurants and spas worldwide and rate each based on established criteria. In addition to the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz, two other hotels in the new Swiss Alps destination received a five-star rating: The Alpina Gstaad and The Chedi Andermatt.
The excellent rating, which is regarded as an international seal of approval, praises the personal service at the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz. Each guest has a private concierge, an outdoor butler organizes bespoke experiences, and a 24-hour private limousine service is available, among other exclusive amenities.
The all-suite Carlton Hotel St. Moritz originally opened in 1913 and was completely redesigned in 2007 by renowned Swiss architect and designer Carlo Rampazzi. Today, the hotel is considered one of the most exclusive hotels in Switzerland. The Carlton has succeeded in creating an ambience with historical and modern elements that, in addition to first-class service, leaves guests feeling as if they are in a world of glitz and glamor.
About the Tschuggen Hotel Group:
For more than 30 years, the privately owned Tschuggen Hotel Group has offered vibrant hospitality, award-winning cuisine, outstanding spa pleasure and breath-taking views. Its family-run, 5-star hotels offer guests exclusive arrangements and an unobtrusive, luxurious service for the very finest vacation experience. The Tschuggen Hotel Group includes the Tschuggen Grand Hotel Arosa, the Carlton Hotel in St. Moritz, the Hotel Eden Roc in Ascona, the Albergo Carcani in Ascona, and the Valsana Hotel & Apartments in Arosa. For further details, see http://tschuggenhotelgroup.ch/en
SOURCE The Carlton Hotel St. Moritz