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Our residence in Crans-Montana.

The Penthouse


Deep in the mountains of the Valais, Crans-Montana stands out as a gem nestled on a south facing plateau above the Rhone with heart stopping views of the Alps, taking in Mont Blanc, the Matterhorn, Weisshorn and Bietschhorn. Recorded in history for over 1,000 years, this thriving cosmopolitan centre is a true year-round destination for thrill-seekers, sports fans, gastronomes,
fashionistas or those who just want to get away from it all!


The community of Crans-Montana has over 10,000 inhabitants year-round and an enormous range events and experiences celebrating culture, sport and nature. Home to the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women, the Omega European Masters golf championship, the Caprices Festival, the Giro Valais stage of the Giro d’Italia and the year-round programme of events put on by CM Classics attract numerous visitors.


Winter skiing and snowboarding are enjoyed over 140km of south facing pistes between 3,000 and 1,500 metres alongside cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and winter trekking and ice skating as well as snow biking, fatbikes and heli-ski. In the summer world class golf courses, mountain hiking, wilderness and lake-side beach bars are some of the things that will entertain you.


Specialist designer boutiques and global luxury brands are to the fore in Crans-Montana, with the finest shopping in the Alps. Hermes, Montcler, Montblanc, Chopard, Louis Vuitton, Omega, Prada and Benetton all have their own outlets and many independent merchants also lead the way with luxury.


From a simple raclette (steamed new potato with grilled mountain cheese) up the mountainside to exquisite Michelin starred restaurants, there is a huge variety on offer to suit your dining requirements. The Valais region’s wines are Switzerland’s best kept secret, too good to be exported and the top ones are among the best in the world. In the heart of the Valais, Crans-Montana is surrounded by fine wine producers and a visit is a must.

Crans-Montana is a fantastic base from which to hunt out the finest restaurants and mountain huts in the Valais, whether for a cosy fireside meal on a crisp winter’s day or glorious sun-soaked terrace in high summer with panoramic views. The finest dining is available, including modern Swiss, French and Japanese using the best of the local and international produce and attracting leading chefs.

Things to Do

Skiing of course!  But there is so much more.  A true year round resort, Crans Montana residents and visitors enjoy active winter and summer sports, culture and experiences. 


Art, culture, history and tradition are at the core of Crans-Montana. 


Wine tours and wine visits – in the heart of the Valais wine region, there are innumerable caves and wine producers to visit and purchase special wines that cannot be found at home.

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