The Milestone Award, the Swiss tourism sector's top accolade, has gone to a hotel for the first time in 12 years. The coveted MILESTONES pay homage to exceptional endeavours in Switzerland's tourism sector. The winning projects and individuals stand out for their innovative diversity and tireless commitment. The Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern has been singled out for its groundbreaking storytelling concept «Wo Luzern Geschichte(n) schreibt» (Where Lucerne writes history/stories).
The MILESTONE Swiss Tourism Prize is awarded by hotelleriesuisse (the Swiss Hotel Association) and its trade magazine, hotel revue, and supported by Innotour, a promotional programme for tourism destinations initiated by Switzerland's State Secretariat for Economic Affairs. The MILESTONE is under the patronage of the Swiss Tourism Association.
At that time there are 35 hotels from Switzerland, 8 from Italy and France, 4 from Germany as well as one hotel from Spain and Austria part of the philosophy of individual hoteliers in independent hotels.Enjoyable atmosphere and highest service quality, an attractive range of leisure activities (indoor and outdoor) as well as the use of local products characterises the member hotels. The claim «personalised charm» commits to something: The Private Selection Hotels are top-performed and care of positive amazement.
Preferred Hotels & Resorts is the ultimate luxury collection of exceptional hotels and resorts in the most desirable locations around the world. Characterized as self-assured, exceptional and refined, this brand conveys the highest standards of hospitality and service as it celebrates the individuality of its members. Each hotel in the collection is a destination in its own right, delivering highly intuitive, personalized guest experiences in memorably authentic surroundings.
Since 1st January 2014 the Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern is awarded as a «Design & Lifestyle Hotel» by hotelleriesuisse and Switzerland Tourism. Innovative architecture comes here naturally together with top-quality design and warm hospitality. Visionary design in a unique way offers a stylish experience.
We are neither a hotel chain nor an association of theme hotels. Each member hotel of SCHWEIZERHOF HOTELS is privately owned and managed. We all share the same commitment to outstanding service and superior quality for the benefit and well-being of our guests.
HistoricHotelsWorldwide.com promotes heritage and cultural travel by featuring a prestigious collection of historic treasures, including historic hotels, castles, chateaus, palaces, academies, haciendas, villas, monasteries, and other historical lodging properties spanning nine centuries.
The Swiss Tourism Quality Label is a quality assurance tool for businesses and establishments operating in the Swiss tourism industry. It offers the opportunity to have their services evaluated as part of a quality check and obtain a Quality Label issued for three years. The aim of the Quality Label is to raise awareness of quality, promote co-operation within the hospitality industry, and improve quality standards overall.