Dolder Grand woos Gulf with special deal

The 4,000 sq m Dolder Spa is extremely popular with Arab guests

AN ideal destination for those seeking pleasure, exclusivity and relaxation, The Dolder Grand, one of Zurich’s most renowned landmarks, is inviting GCC residents to help mark the fifth anniversary of its return this April.

Towering dominantly above Lake Zurich, The Dolder Grand consummately combines traditional and modern design in understated classic elegance. Immersed in the tranquility of nature, guests can enjoy fine-dining in the two-Michelin-starred restaurant or unwind in the award-winning spa, both set in the stunning hotel that seamlessly combines traditional and modern architectural elements. Boasting 173 luxurious rooms and suites, two restaurants and a 4,000 square metre spa, together with exquisite leisure facilities, the Dolder Grand invites guests to enjoy an unforgettable experience for all the senses.

Offering an exclusive package for the GCC visitors, the luxurious ‘Khamsa Package’ is a must experience, starting at CHF 3,980 ($4,378). With ‘Khamsa’ meaning five in Arabic, this is a special package designed especially for Middle East visitors. The ‘Khamsa Package’ includes three or four nights stay at the Dolder Grand, garden breakfast each morning, limousine transfers from and to the airport and a 12-course tasting menu in The Restaurant (beverages excluded). In addition to this, exclusive spa treatments are on offer including; A 90-minute Nature’s Organic Seasonal Facial by Amala and a 90-minute Caviar Body Treatment by La Prairie for the ladies and a 90 minute Body Ritual of choice (body scrub or bath ritual and massage application) for the gentlemen. The limited Khamsa Package also includes; a 120-minute private Spa Suite for both him and her.  

Mark Jacob, newly appointed managing director and former resident manager of The Dolder Grand says: “2008 was the year in which Zurich welcomed the graceful return of one of its most renowned landmarks. The fully restored structure serves as a testament to one of the most extraordinary renovations in the history of the hotel industry, and one in which we at the hotel are proud to recognize each year.”

Dolder Grand guests can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the city, the lake and the Alps, all of which make the hotel an ideal destination for those seeking the bustle of the city and the grandeur of nature. 

Its unique 4,000 sq m spa complex is created according to a concept developed by the American spa expert Sylvia Sepielli and reflects European and Japanese influences. It comprises a large Aqua Zone, 20 treatment rooms, workout, movement and mind/body studios and a medical wellness centre. It is part of Zurich’s city luxury resort, The Dolder Grand.

The Dolder Grand also offers a professional Medical Wellness program in accordance with medical principles and in response to aesthetic expectations. Specialists from the Aesthetic Link medical network give advice and treatment in a number of areas, including anti-ageing treatments, cosmetic dermatology, laser treatments and cosmetic plastic surgery.