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Best Hotels in Switzerland with Infinity Pools

June 22, 2021 Last Updated on March 19, 2024

When it comes to places to stay in Switzerland there are no shortage of options. Visitors can choose from a wide range of accommodation styles including camping and glamping, holiday apartments and of course hotels.

There are times, though, when something really special is called for.  Perhaps you are planning to honeymoon in Switzerland, you’re celebrating a special birthday or anniversary, or you’d just like to treat yourself and stay somewhere a little bit luxurious.

If this sounds like you, why not book a night (or more!) at one of Switzerland’s infinity pool hotels? 

Imagine soaking away your troubles whilst gazing at the stunning views of lakes and mountains from your infinity pool – Swiss Alps or lake views: the choice is yours! 

Wherever your plan to visit in Switzerland, infinity pool hotels await. And best of all, there is an infinity pool hotel in Switzerland to suit every budget.

In this guide you’ll find the key details for ten of the best hotels with infinity pools in Switzerland.  Read on to find out where they are, what facilities they offer, and see images of these dreamy Swiss infinity pools.

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Summary of hotels covered in this guide

Name of Property, LocationStar ratingBook Now
Hotel Villa Honegg, Ennetbürgen5 starBook now
Bürgenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa, Bürgenstock5 starBook now
The Cambrian, Adelboden5 starBook now
Belvedere Strandhotel & Restaurant, Spiez4 starBook now
The Dolder Grand, Zürichberg5 starBook now
Panorama Resort & Spa, Feusisberg5 starBook now
Villa Sassa Hotel, Lugano4 starBook now
Parkhotel Brenscino Brissago, Brissago3 starBook now
Hotel Eden Roc, Ascona5 starBook now
Hotel Riffelalp Resort, Zermatt5 starBook now
Grand Hotel Kronenhof, Pontresina5 starBook now
Kempinski Palace Hotel, Engelberg5 starBook now

Twelve of the best infinity pool hotels in Switzerland

Hotel Villa Honegg

Location: Ennetbürgen           

Canton: Nidwalden

Star rating: 5 star 

The Hotel Villa Honegg Switzerland infinity pool is a major drawcard of the hotel, affording guests magnificent views over Lake Lucerne.

Housed in an historic villa on Mount Bürgenstock, the property also has a wellness centre and private cinema.

Guests can make use of free electric bikes, plus a gym and wellness area that includes a steam room, sauna and indoor pool.

There is also an elegant restaurant and stylish lounge bar. All rooms have air-conditioning, WiFi, flatscreen TV, Nespresso machine and a balcony. 

Room info: Range of rooms and suites for two guests

Amenities: Gym, wellness area with sauna and steam room, restaurant and lounge bar, free electric bikes

Pool info: Thanks to Instagram, this is probably the most recognised infinity pool in Switzerland. Villa Honegg Hotel’s infinity pool regularly features on social media thanks to its dreamy views over Lake Lucerne. There’s also an indoor pool.

Best for: Couples seeking a relaxed, romantic retreat

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Bürgenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa

Location: Bürgenstock

Canton: Nidwalden

Star rating: 5 star

The Bürgenstock Hotel enjoys an elevated position, almost 1,500 feet above Lake Lucerne. Guests benefit from complimentary entry to the Bürgenstock Alpine Spa.

This property is centrally positioned, close to the funicular and on the piazza.

This hotel on Bürgenberg mountain has several restaurants and a spacious spa with a well-equipped fitness area, treatment rooms and three pools. One of these is an infinity pool overlooking Lake Lucerne.  

Room info: A range of rooms and suites sleeping two to three guests, plus one family suite

Amenities: Spa with fitness area, treatment rooms and three pools, several restaurants

Pool info: One indoor pool and two outdoor pools including an infinity pool overlooking Lake Lucerne

Best for: Couples or families seeking an active or relaxed break

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The Cambrian

Location: Adelboden       

Canton: Bern

Star rating: 4 star

If you are looking for a luxurious hotel in the Swiss Alps with infinity pool, then look no further than the Cambrian. Located in the alpine town of Adelboden, the hotel offers visitors fabulous views over the nearby mountains and waterfalls.

Generously-sized and stylish rooms are equipped with free WiFi access and flatscreen TVs. And of course there’s a dreamy infinity pool.

There is a spa area with an indoor pool, gym, a hot tub and two saunas, plus a heated outdoor pool with Alpine views.

The Cambrian also boasts a sun terrace, lounge, bar and restaurant. There is a fireplace and billiard table in the lounge for guests’ use. 

Read our full review on The Cambrian Hotel and Spa in Adelboden > here.

Room info: A range of rooms and suites for up to five adults and three children

Amenities: Spa with gym, indoor pool, hot tub and saunas, lounge, restaurant and bar. Bike hire and shuttle service available at additional charge.    

Pool info: Heated indoor pool and outdoor infinity pool overlooking the peaks 

Best for: Families or couples looking for a mountain setting

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Belvedere Strandhotel & Restaurant

Location: Spiez

Canton: Bern

Star rating: 4 star

The Belvédère is located on a hillside overlooking Lake Thun in Spiez, and boasts an infinity pool and its very own private lakeside beach.

The elegant restaurant, bar and infinity pool all offer stunning views over the water and to the Bernese Alps. 

Woman in the infinity pool at Belvedere Strandhotel in Spiez, Switzerland
Image © Belvedere Strandhotel

Free on-site parking is offered to guests, and the hotel has a lovely, solar heated outdoor pool with lake and mountain views. Rooms are supplied with cable TV, Nespresso machine and a mini bar. 

Read our full review of the Belvédère Strandhotel > here

Room info: A range of rooms and suites accommodating between one and four guests

Amenities: Spa area, outdoor pool, private beach, restaurant and free on-site parking

Pool info: Solar heated outdoor infinity pool with lake and mountain views

Best for: Singles, couples or families exploring by car

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The Dolder Grand 

Location: Zürichberg

Canton: Zürich

Star rating: 5 star

The turreted towers of the Dolder Grand are reminiscent of a palace and royal treatment is what you’ll receive at this luxury property which is a member of the Leading Hotels of The World.

The hotel occupies a spacious and elevated site above the city, right next to a forest but just a few minutes from central Zürich.

The property is located next door to a tram stop, is close to Zürich Zoo, and boasts a 4,000 metre spa complete with a pool, whirlpool, steam rooms and saunas, as well as two renowned restaurants.

Infinity pool at Dolder Grand Hotel in Zurich, Switzerland
Image © Dolder Hotel AG

For younger guests, a supervised playroom is open on weekends, and complimentary e-bikes are available for hotel guests to explore the local area. 

The Restaurant has two Michelin stars, and both it and the Saltz Restaurant have been awarded a number of Gault Millau points. A free shuttle to central Zürich is provided by the hotel.

There are stunning views over Zurich from the infinity pool.

Room info: Selection of suites and rooms for 1 to 5 guests, most boasting panoramic views of Lake Zurich and the Swiss Alps.

Amenities: Large spa with 18 treatment rooms and 2 suites, fitness facilities, 2 award- winning restaurants and a bar, free Zürich shuttle service.

Pool info: Infinity pool with sweeping views over the Zürich area.

Best for: Spa- and nature-loving couples or families.

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Panorama Resort & Spa

Location: Feusisberg

Canton: Schwyz

Star rating: 5 star

Positioned on Feusisberg Mountain with views over Lake Zürich is the Panorama Resort and Spa. This five star property offers free guest parking and has a deluxe spa with indoor and outdoor pools, saunas and a hot tub. 

All rooms feature a work desk and seating area, while most suites have a private terrace or balcony.

There are two restaurants – one serving Thai cuisine and one that is more traditional in style – plus a Sky Bar.

Room info: A range of single and double rooms and suites

Amenities: Spa with saunas, hot tub and pools, two restaurants and a bar, free guest parking

Pool info: As well as an indoor pool, the Panorama Resort’s outdoor infinity pool offers superb panoramic views

Best for: Couples on a road trip seeking resort amenities

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Villa Sassa Hotel

Location: Lugano

Canton: Ticino   

Star rating: 4 star

The Villa Sassa is a 4 star property offering stylish accommodation and resort-style facilities – including a huge spa and wellness club.

The hotel has a bar and restaurant with terrace, and is around 15 minutes’ walk from central Lugano.

Every room has a balcony, as well as other facilities like satellite TV and a mini bar.

The restaurant with terrace serves Italian, Swiss and international specialities, while the spa offers a hot tub, massages, a sauna, beauty treatments, Turkish bath and a fitness centre.

Room info: A range of double, twin and family rooms and suites

Amenities: Spa with Turkish bath, hot tub and sauna, bar and restaurant

Pool info: Heated indoor and outdoor pools with scenic views

Best for: Couples or families seeking superb spa facilities

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Parkhotel Brenscino Brissago

Location: Brissago

Canton: Ticino

Star rating: 3 star

The three star Parkhotel Brenscino Brissago has an outdoor pool and terrace with stunning views over Lake Maggiore, plus a large botanical garden.

Located on a hillside, the property’s range of rooms all come complete with private balcony, free WiFi and flatscreen satellite TV.

Two swimming pools are set among the beautiful gardens that surround the building. There is also a childrens’ playground.

The restaurant specialises in Mediterranean cuisine, and has a spacious terrace for outdoor dining. 

Room info: A range of single, double and family rooms and suites

Amenities: Two pools, botanical gardens, kids’ playground & restaurant

Pool info: Two outdoor pools in delightful garden setting 

Best for: Couples or families seeking affordable luxury

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Hotel Eden Roc

Location: Ascona

Canton: Ticino

Star rating: 5 star

A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, the five star Eden Roc is one of the most luxurious hotels in Switzerland with infinity pools.

Located right on the shores of Lake Maggiore in the holiday town of Ascona, the hotel boasts excellent spa facilities and two pools, and all rooms are contemporary in style.

Rooms have deluxe bathrooms and cable TV, while the spa has a steam bath, Finnish sauna and exclusive women’s spa area. A range of beauty and wellness treatments are available.

There are also four restaurants at the property, including a lakeside eatery open during summer. 

Room info: Single, double and family rooms and suites for one to four guests

Amenities: Spa with steam bath and sauna, two pools, four restaurants 

Pool: The hotel boasts two pools including the infinity pool overlooking Lake Maggiore

Best for: Couples or small groups seeking luxury and elegance

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Hotel Riffelalp Resort

Location: Zermatt

Canton: Valais

Star rating: 5 star

When it comes to hotels in the Swiss Alps with infinity pools, the location doesn’t get much better than that of the Riffelalp Resort. 

With both a 5 star rating and 5 star views – overlooking the mighty Matterhorn, no less – this hotel has a stylish infinity pool offering Alpine and Matterhorn panoramas.

Ideally located for the hiking and biking trails and ski slopes of the Zermatt region, the Riffelalp offers free WiFi, a heated outdoor pool, sun terrace and a spa with saunas, steam room and hot tub.

Many rooms have balconies, and all include Nespresso machines and Smart TV.

There are also three restaurants at Riffelalp Resort 2222.

Room info: A range of rooms and suites sleeping up to seven guests

Amenities: Pool, sun terrace, steam room, hot tub and saunas, plus three restaurants   

Pool info: Outdoor infinity pool heated to 35°C with Matterhorn views

Best for: Families or couples seeking an iconic Swiss setting

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Grand Hotel Kronenhof

Location: Pontresina

Canton: Graübunden

Star rating: 5 star

The Grand Hotel Kronenhof is an excellent choice if you are looking for a hotel in Switzerland with infinity pool.

Located in Pontresina (which is on the Bernina Express route), the hotel is a neo-Baroque style, five star property with a spa and a smart restaurant.

There are magnificent views over the Engadine Mountains and Bernina glaciers from the hotel and its grounds.

Luxuriously appointed rooms overlook either the mountains or the courtyard garden and village.

The formal Grand restaurant serves Swiss and international cuisine, while the more relaxed Kronenstübli is a gourmet eatery. Le Pavillion serves light meals and drinks. 

Infinity pool at Grand Hotel Kronenhof in Pontresina, Switzerland
Image © Grand Hotel Kronenhof

The spa occupies some 3,000 square metres and its facilities include a stone grotto steam bath, bio sauna, relaxation room and saltwater grotto. There is also a well-equipped fitness centre.

For children, the hotel offers a kids’ club, children’s pool and even a dedicated restaurant for younger guests. 

Room info: A range of singles and doubles plus family rooms and suites

Amenities: Large spa with innovative facilities, kids’ club, pool and cafe, two restaurants and a cafe bar

Pool info: Indoor and outdoor pools, both with stunning panoramas

Best for: Singles, couples & families seeking upmarket style

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Kempinski Palace Engelberg

Location: Engelberg

Canton: Obwalden

Star rating: 5 star

Located at the foot of Mt. Titlis, Kempinski Palace Engelberg is a brand new luxury hotel.

The original Grand Hotel from 1904 has been refurbished to provide modern and luxurious accommodation whilst retaining its Belle Epoque charm.

Featuring 129 rooms and suites, guests can enjoy the wonderful spa facilities, take advantage of the area’s many outdoor activities, or simply relax and take in the superb views.

All rooms have WiFi, a Smart LED TV, Nespresso machine, laptop-size safe and an iPod docking station. 

Room info: Guests can choose from a range of rooms and suites

Amenities: Kempinski Palace Engelberg has a restaurant, winter garden (where afternoon tea is served), a bar and cigar lounge. 

The luxurious Kempinski Spa features a relaxation room, Finnish and Bio saunas, steam bath, fitness rom and infinity pool.

Pool info: On the hotel’s top floor, the infinity pool offers panoramic views of the Swiss mountains.

Best for: Couples and families looking for a luxurious place to unwind

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Map of hotels in Switzerland with infinity pools mentioned in this guide

Map of hotels in Switzerland with infinity pools
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Hotels with Infinity Pools in Switzerland – Final Thoughts

I hope this guide has helped you to choose the perfect Switzerland hotel with infinity pool for your stay.

Whether your prefer to enjoy the milder climates of the southern canton of Ticino, admire  breathtaking views over Lake Lucerne, or swim below the magnificent Swiss Alps, there is a hotel with an infinity pool in Switzerland that’s right for you.

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Infinity pool with view to the Matterhorn

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