Hotel Walther

Pontresina, Engadin, Switzerland

The sun-blessed Engadin is a delight to discover during all seasons. Famous St. Moritz is the oldest winter sports destination in the world and still the glitziest skiing resort in the alps. The resort has hosted two Winter Olympics and offers exclusive chalets, top-notch restaurants, a buzzing nightlife and some of the finest hotels like our pick, the luxurious and family-owned Hotel Walther in Pontresina.
Mountain & Ski

Hotel guide


  • 57 stylish rooms. Differ in size and location. 2 suites and 11 junior suites. All Suites and Junior-Suites facing south have balcony or terrace and are equipped with separate shower and bath tub. All rooms are held stone pine, larch or cherry tree wood
  • AQUA VIVA wellness oasis with Indoor swimming pool (7 x 14m) & whirlpool, Exercise room, Solarium & massage / treatments, lounge area and garden

Our Favourite

  • If you are staying at least two nights, the hotel will give you free access to the public transport system and even mountain railways during summer months

Wine & Dine

  • 'Grand Restaurant': stylish dining room for half-board 'plus'
  • 'La Stüva': à-la-carte restaurant with 15 Gault Millau points
  • 'Colani Stübli': à-la-carte restaurant specialised in international dishes
  • 'Gondolezza': Famous for Fondue and Raclette in the old Diavolezza cabin
  • Garden terrace: light dishes for lunch and snacks in the afternoon
  • Piano bar & Fumoir: Perfect place for an aperitif


  • Dress up elegant


  • Rooms from € 340 / day including Wi-fi, Service and taxes

Local guide

Lovely restaurants

  • Talvo by Dalsass Michelin-star, Champfèr, (+41818334455)
  • La Marmite Swiss master chef Reto Mathis's Restaurant (+41818336355)

Good to know

  • The children's program in the Hotel includes following: Pram, Feeding pillow, Baby monitor, Electric kettle, High-chairs, Cots, Armbands, Sledges and bobsleighs

Don't miss

  • Besides the fantastic skiing at Corviglia, Piz Nair, Lagalb and Diavolezza, other winter activities awaits you such as sledging, snowshoeing, curling and tobogganing including the famous and extreme Cresta Run (1,2 km)

When to go

  • Winter season lasts from early December till april. Go in January or February for perfect snow conditions and empty slopes

How to get there

  • By air: Zurich Airport (215 km) is 4 hours by train and 3 hours by car. Alternatively Milan Malpensa which is only 180 km away and a 3 h car ride. Engadin Airport Samedan (7 km) is just around the corner, but only for private jets or chartered planes
  • By train: Hotel offers a pick-up service to and from the nearby railway station Pontresina