PARK HOTEL WEGGIS FEATURES ITS WINE-LOVERS PACKAGE

INDULGE AND IMBIBE AT THE LUXURIOUS PARK HOTEL WEGGIS AS THE HOTEL FEATURES ITS WINE-LOVERS PACKAGE

Offering one of the most extensive wine collections in all of Switzerland, the lakeside resort is now inviting guests to escape for a weekend of fine wine and food with its Parc & Wine package-

 

Located in the picturesque lakeside village of Weggis in Central Switzerland with mountain views of Mts. Pilatus and Rigi, the luxury, five-star, 53-room Park Hotel Weggis boasts one of the most extensive wine collections in all of Switzerland with approximately 2,600 labels. Now, both wine lovers and coinsurers alike can indulge in a wine and culinary escape centered on this exquisite wine collection with Park Hotel Weggis’ Parc & Wine package, available now through January 31, 2009 with rates starting at CHF 1,856 or $1,790* per room, based on double occupancy and season.

To begin this wine-lovers escape, guests will be welcomed with a complimentary bottle of Champagne Perrier-Jouët upon their arrival. For a pre-dinner soiree, guests will join Park Hotel Weggis’ renowned wine sommelier in the hotel’s wine cellar where they will sip an aperitif as they listen to commentary about the wines. A culinary indulgence will then follow with a five-course gourmet dinner at the Restaurant Annex, which recently received the highly-coveted Michelin-star rating. The meal will feature special chosen wines to compliment the food selections. Guests will also enjoy two four-course dinners at the hotel’s Sparks Restaurant which offers light and modern dishes based on a concept uniting art and design with market fresh flavors. The package also includes deluxe accommodations in the hotel’s spacious guestrooms as well as the Sparkling Breakfast Buffet daily.

The passion and love of wine flows throughout the property, as guests will also delight in sipping fine vintages without having to leave the comfort of their luxurious rooms. In each of the property’s 10 newly constructed Adara suites, a specially constructed wine cabinet offer guests rarities such as Premier Grand Cru Classé from Bordeaux, Château d’Yquem and the legendary “Grange” Australian wines. In addition to the in-room wine cabinets, the Adara suites feature state-of-the-art technology, signature amenities, generous living areas, custom-designed marble baths with oversized soaking tubs and rain showers along with spacious terraces looking out to Lake Lucerne.

Parc & Wine Package

Rates are per room

 

Room Type
Now-September 30, 2008
October 1, 2008-January 31, 2009

Parc Double Room
CHF 2,200 or $2,121*
CHF 1,856 or $1,790

Parc Double Room

(Lake View)
CHF 2,362 or $2,277
CHF 1,992 or $1,921

Parc Single Room
CHF 1,316 or $1,269
CHF 1,144 or $1,103

 

The package includes:

Three nights luxury accommodations in Parc Double (with or without lake view) or Single guestroom
Daily sparkling breakfast buffet
Welcome Champagne
An aperitif in the company of the Park Hotel Weggis Sommelier in the hotel’s wine cellar at 6:30 p.m.
A culinary indulgence with a five-course dinner at the gourmet Restaurant Annex, accompanied by specially chosen wines from the resort’s collection of approximately 2,600 vintages, mineral water and Illy Coffee.
2 four-course dinners at Restaurant Sparks

The property also boasts its own wine trade with “Vinothek im Park”, run by managing director Christian Bock, where guests can find rare vintages to add to their own personal collections, or simply select the perfect wine to take home with them. Offering wines from around the world including Mr. Bock’s suggestions for Swiss wines, Vinothek im Park provides a selection of exquisite wines from the highest quality of vineyards across a range of price categories to suit each person’s needs.

Newly refurbished Park Hotel Weggis offers 53 guestrooms and suites, including the uniquely designed Adara Suites featuring unadulterated views of Lake Lucerne, luxurious baths and amenities, in-room wine coolers and the latest in technology. Asian-influenced private spa cottages, Tibetan themed spa treatment rooms and therapies and Japanese gardens provide a tranquil respite in which to unwind. The refurbishment features the incorporation of modern day luxury design and style in the original hotel structure that housed the Mark Twain and Queen Victoria Suites. Families can choose from the hotel’s Mark Twain Suites or Parc Junior Suites. The hotel also offers the Zebi Room, a colorful children’s playroom filled with toys and games to keep the youngest of guests entertained. The hotel’s private beach provides a variety of water sports and activities. The hotel is open year-round.

For information and reservations contact Park Hotel Weggis at www.phw.ch or info@phw.ch or 011-41-2-41-392-05-05. April 1-September 30, 2008 rates start at CHF 235 for Parc double room (standard) to CHF 1,200.00 for Adara Two-Bedroom suite with lake views and balcony. October 1, 2008-March 31, 2009 rates start at CHF 170 for Parc double room (standard) to CHF 1,000.00 for Adara Two-Bedroom suite with lake views and balcony. Rates are per guest per night and include service and VAT but exclude tourist tax of CHF 2.50. ). U.S. conversion rates as of July 30, 2008 and subject to change.

The Park Hotel Weggis is a five-star member of Relais & Chateaux situated on the banks of Lake Lucerne just 30 minutes from Lucerne and one hour from Zurich. Founded in 1875 as the Hotel Bellevue by Wilhelm Strassli, the hotel is owned by M20-Immobilien AG and managed by Peter Kämpfer. Hotel Park Weggis features 53 guestrooms and suites, a sparkling wellness facility, private spa cottages, a state-of-the-art event hall, an authentic Vinothek with 2,600 labels of wine, the most extensive in Switzerland and recipient of 2005-2007 Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, 3 award-winning restaurants including 15 points Gault Millau Gourmet Restaurant Annex, an infinity pool and is situated in the village of Weggis on Lake Lucerne with views of Mts. Rigi and Pilatus – considered the Mediterranean of Switzerland. Long established as the Jewel on Lake Lucerne the hotel has once again reclaimed its position after an extensive refurbishment program combining its original Art Nouveau façade with a new sleek design, modern day luxury elements and technology. For information and reservations contact us at www.phw.ch, info@phw.ch or 011-41(0) 41 392 05 05

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