Gstaad Living

Birth House Opens to Public

Wed, 15. Feb. 2017

Having cleared the two last hurdles for approval, a birthing centre for the Saanenland’s expecting mothers is now open in Zweisimmen. Known by its official name of Genossenschaft Geburtshaus Simmental-Saanenland, the centre is a welcome option for mothers who are not high risk and desire a midwife-led childbirth experience.

Public Letter by the Municipality of Saanen

Fri, 03. Feb. 2017

For a couple of months, an open letter entitled “Greed and Fear ou Cupidité et Peur” has been circulating. The municipality of Saanen, which is also being criticised in this letter, now addresses the public to explain its position on the main claims.


Subscribe to Gstaad Living



Real Estate




New Days, Olden Ways

Like in the olden days, in the morning I go shopping with my basket, filled with a bottle of fresh milk and warm croissants. After a fine day on the slopes I arrive on skis at the garden of Chalet Dorfflue, constructed with antique boiserie. My days are filled with off-piste skiing, hockey, and ice skating on Launeensee in this winter. Life is a wonder.