Opening of the Saanen outdoor pool and inauguration of the new slide

The Saanen outdoor pool, "Le Bijou," invites all swimming enthusiasts to the grand opening of the 2024 summer season! On Sunday, 23 June 2024, the gates will open at 9:00 a.m. for a day full of fun and relaxation.

Opening of the Saanen outdoor pool and inauguration of the new slide

The Saanen outdoor pool, "Le Bijou," invites all swimming enthusiasts to the grand opening of the 2024 summer season! On Sunday, 23 June 2024, the gates will open at 9:00 a.m. for a day full of fun and relaxation.


Start of the Tour de Romandie 2024 in Château-d'Oex

Get ready for an adrenaline-charged 77th edition of the Tour de Romandie, kicking off on April 23rd with professional cyclists battling it out over nearly 665 kilometers as well as icy winds.

Start of the Tour de Romandie 2024 in Château-d'Oex

Get ready for an adrenaline-charged 77th edition of the Tour de Romandie, kicking off on April 23rd with professional cyclists battling it out over nearly 665 kilometers as well as icy winds.


The red outline shows the perimeter of the site. It is currently occupied by multi-purpose buildings and premises for sport and leisure as well as temporary cultural buildings. The white tent shape is clearly recognisable.

Gstaad Concert Hall: Stepping Stone Towards a Major Goal

The municipality of Saanen invites you to an informative session on Wednesday, April 24th at 8 p.m. in the Gstaad parish hall titled "Gstaad Sports and Cultural Centre" (previous article published in GstaadLife 17 January 2022).

The red outline shows the perimeter of the site. It is currently occupied by multi-purpose buildings and premises for sport and leisure as well as temporary cultural buildings. The white tent shape is clearly recognisable.

Gstaad Concert Hall: Stepping Stone Towards a Major Goal

The municipality of Saanen invites you to an informative session on Wednesday, April 24th at 8 p.m. in the Gstaad parish hall titled "Gstaad Sports and Cultural Centre" (previous article published in GstaadLife 17 January 2022).


GYC Ski Yachting with the remote-controlled Americas Cup boat models.

GYC Ski Yachting Trophy: GYC Smokey Team Strikes Gold

As boating season unfurls across Europe and the Alps brace for the thaw, the winter sailing community gathered once again in Gstaad for its annual reunion.

GYC Ski Yachting with the remote-controlled Americas Cup boat models.

GYC Ski Yachting Trophy: GYC Smokey Team Strikes Gold

As boating season unfurls across Europe and the Alps brace for the thaw, the winter sailing community gathered once again in Gstaad for its annual reunion.


The "Stone Roseys": from left Craig Foreman, Derek Hill, Sian Hughes and Ralph Tichler. Martin Leigh (skip) is missing. PHOTO: MARTIN LEIGH

The “Stone Roseys” First Ceppi Cup

It’s throwback Thursday, and we're looking back at some of the events that took place during winter. For the first time, teachers from Le Rosey took part in the Ceppi Cup for curling on the second weekend of February.

The "Stone Roseys": from left Craig Foreman, Derek Hill, Sian Hughes and Ralph Tichler. Martin Leigh (skip) is missing. PHOTO: MARTIN LEIGH

The “Stone Roseys” First Ceppi Cup

It’s throwback Thursday, and we're looking back at some of the events that took place during winter. For the first time, teachers from Le Rosey took part in the Ceppi Cup for curling on the second weekend of February.


Tsitsipas Takes Center Court in Gstaad

Greek Sensation Set to Shine at EFG Swiss Open Gstaad Debut!
The tournament organisers has announced that Stefanos Tsitsipas, one of tennis's brightest stars, will debut at the prestigious EFG Swiss Open Gstaad. Hailing from Athens, the charismatic Greek brings with him a formidable reputation.

Tsitsipas Takes Center Court in Gstaad

Greek Sensation Set to Shine at EFG Swiss Open Gstaad Debut!
The tournament organisers has announced that Stefanos Tsitsipas, one of tennis's brightest stars, will debut at the prestigious EFG Swiss Open Gstaad. Hailing from Athens, the charismatic Greek brings with him a formidable reputation.


Photograph: Courtesy of GYC

Sailing towards preservation

Protecting the Mediterranean’s Rich Heritage

Photograph: Courtesy of GYC

Sailing towards preservation

Protecting the Mediterranean’s Rich Heritage


GYC at the platinum pinnacle

Being acknowledged as one of the Top 1% of all private clubs worldwide is a remarkable feat that commands the respect of the entire private club community.

GYC at the platinum pinnacle

Being acknowledged as one of the Top 1% of all private clubs worldwide is a remarkable feat that commands the respect of the entire private club community.


Expat adventures

At 08:05 GMT on the morning of 1 March 1999, Château-d’Oex was written into the history books. Because that was the moment when Bertrand Piccard (CH) and Brian Jones (GB) launched the Breitling Orbiter 3 on what was to become the first successful uninterrupted circumnavigation of the world ...

Expat adventures

At 08:05 GMT on the morning of 1 March 1999, Château-d’Oex was written into the history books. Because that was the moment when Bertrand Piccard (CH) and Brian Jones (GB) launched the Breitling Orbiter 3 on what was to become the first successful uninterrupted circumnavigation of the world ...

Anja von Allmen in Palma 2023

GYC Racing Team is sailing for Switzerland

The GYC Racing Team, led by Peter Erzberger, has demonstrated exceptional effectiveness and success in securing significant victories that have brought recognition to the Saanenland region. This triumph reflects the dedication of the GYC Racing Team committee. It underscores Peter Erzberger’s ...
Anja von Allmen in Palma 2023

GYC Racing Team is sailing for Switzerland

The GYC Racing Team, led by Peter Erzberger, has demonstrated exceptional effectiveness and success in securing significant victories that have brought recognition to the Saanenland region. This triumph reflects the dedication of the GYC Racing Team committee. It underscores Peter Erzberger’s ...

Photographs: Courtesy of the Zauberweg

Luna Park Winter Magic

This year’s hiking highlight to explore with friends and family, the snowshoe trail called the Zauberweg, is themed Luna Park. When you explore the magic snowshoe hike through the winter forest, it will feature 17 light, sound, and video installations all inspired by amusement parks.

Photographs: Courtesy of the Zauberweg

Luna Park Winter Magic

This year’s hiking highlight to explore with friends and family, the snowshoe trail called the Zauberweg, is themed Luna Park. When you explore the magic snowshoe hike through the winter forest, it will feature 17 light, sound, and video installations all inspired by amusement parks.


Steak Café de Paris at 1350 m.a.s.l. at the Sunne Stübli

What's cooking

Lunch suggestions for both skiers and non-skiers.

Steak Café de Paris at 1350 m.a.s.l. at the Sunne Stübli

What's cooking

Lunch suggestions for both skiers and non-skiers.


Photograph: Courtesy of GYC

Sailing splendor at the 12th Centenary Trophy

25th Anniversary Celebration The Mediterranean Circuit reached its zenith with the grand finale – the 12th Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy! Saint-Tropez during Les Voiles exceeded expectations and offered a glamorous setting once more exceeding expectations. The 2023 edition marked a pivotal ...
Photograph: Courtesy of GYC

Sailing splendor at the 12th Centenary Trophy

25th Anniversary Celebration The Mediterranean Circuit reached its zenith with the grand finale – the 12th Gstaad Yacht Club Centenary Trophy! Saint-Tropez during Les Voiles exceeded expectations and offered a glamorous setting once more exceeding expectations. The 2023 edition marked a pivotal ...

SKI KIT | (c) SEASE

Sease - it's all about the details

It feels as if a fresh breeze has blown into town with the arrival of SEASE in Gstaad. If you’re on the lookout for a contemporary wardrobe for an active lifestyle – look no further. Elegance, design, performance: The brand new shop on Suterstrasse in Gstaad provides the essentials for every ...
SKI KIT | (c) SEASE

Sease - it's all about the details

It feels as if a fresh breeze has blown into town with the arrival of SEASE in Gstaad. If you’re on the lookout for a contemporary wardrobe for an active lifestyle – look no further. Elegance, design, performance: The brand new shop on Suterstrasse in Gstaad provides the essentials for every ...

Saanersloch | Destination Gstaad | Photo by Melanie Uhkötter

The Wait if Finally Over – Let’s hit the Slopes

Winter Wonderland: Gstaad Launches Season 23/24 this weekend!

Saanersloch | Destination Gstaad | Photo by Melanie Uhkötter

The Wait if Finally Over – Let’s hit the Slopes

Winter Wonderland: Gstaad Launches Season 23/24 this weekend!


Travel seamlessly through the winter wonderland | Photo: MOB

Winter Wanderlust: Gstaad and Lenk-Simmental Open Doors to Free Public Transport

Embracing the spirit of sustainable travel, Gstaad and Lenk-Simmental are breaking new ground by extending the complimentary public transport benefit to winter. With the Gstaad Card and Simmental Card, guests can now explore the Saanenland-Simmental adventure region with ease, from enchanting chalet ...
Travel seamlessly through the winter wonderland | Photo: MOB

Winter Wanderlust: Gstaad and Lenk-Simmental Open Doors to Free Public Transport

Embracing the spirit of sustainable travel, Gstaad and Lenk-Simmental are breaking new ground by extending the complimentary public transport benefit to winter. With the Gstaad Card and Simmental Card, guests can now explore the Saanenland-Simmental adventure region with ease, from enchanting chalet ...

The Swiss Ice Hockey Day in Gstaad attracted many ice hockey fans. PHOTOS: ERICH KÄSER

Swiss Ice Hockey Extravaganza Delights Young and Old in Gstaad

Enthusiastic young ice hockey aficionados and aspiring players alike eagerly anticipated the arrival of Sunday, November 5, for a unique training experience with the stars of SC Bern, EHC Biel, and Lausanne HC Féminin. Despite persistent rain, children flooded the ice after forming groups for ...
The Swiss Ice Hockey Day in Gstaad attracted many ice hockey fans. PHOTOS: ERICH KÄSER

Swiss Ice Hockey Extravaganza Delights Young and Old in Gstaad

Enthusiastic young ice hockey aficionados and aspiring players alike eagerly anticipated the arrival of Sunday, November 5, for a unique training experience with the stars of SC Bern, EHC Biel, and Lausanne HC Féminin. Despite persistent rain, children flooded the ice after forming groups for ...

Photo credit: Alinghi Red Bull Racing / Mihai Stetcu

Anja von Allmen Shines Bright in a Memorable Week with Alinghi Red Bull Racing

Last week, twenty talented sailors converged in Barcelona for the final phase of selection trials organised by Alinghi Red Bull Racing for their Youth & Women’s America’s Cup teams. While all participants had a busy and enriching experience, it was a particularly remarkable week for ...
Photo credit: Alinghi Red Bull Racing / Mihai Stetcu

Anja von Allmen Shines Bright in a Memorable Week with Alinghi Red Bull Racing

Last week, twenty talented sailors converged in Barcelona for the final phase of selection trials organised by Alinghi Red Bull Racing for their Youth & Women’s America’s Cup teams. While all participants had a busy and enriching experience, it was a particularly remarkable week for ...

New life for vintage race

While classic car shows and motorbike parades often take the cake when it comes to showcasing vintage vehicles, Gstaad is offering a humbler commemoration this September with the “Gstaad Velo Classic”, an event where vintage cycling enthusiasts from all over can come together to experience ...

New life for vintage race

While classic car shows and motorbike parades often take the cake when it comes to showcasing vintage vehicles, Gstaad is offering a humbler commemoration this September with the “Gstaad Velo Classic”, an event where vintage cycling enthusiasts from all over can come together to experience ...

Photograph: © Henrik Jasper

A tale of two events: Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, all in Gstaad Yacht Club

August is synonymous with topnotch events, and the Gstaad Yacht Club (GYC) knows how to contribute to this notion with a blend of social gatherings and sporting excellence. Two of its standout events, the Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, brought together enthusiasts and participants for ...
Photograph: © Henrik Jasper

A tale of two events: Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, all in Gstaad Yacht Club

August is synonymous with topnotch events, and the Gstaad Yacht Club (GYC) knows how to contribute to this notion with a blend of social gatherings and sporting excellence. Two of its standout events, the Rally & Yachting and Golf & Yachting, brought together enthusiasts and participants for ...

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