There’s a reason that Switzerland is a bucket-list favourite, with spectacular mountain vistas, an abundance of wildlife, jaw-dropping views, high quality of life and a thriving, happy population, Switzerland really is the epitome of fine living. At Bramble Ski, we have a very fond relationship with the Swiss Alps, well known for its exclusive ski resorts, offering the crème de la crème of skiing, dining, and luxury living, we highly recommend you sample the Swiss way of life. We have an array of luxurious alpine homes in Verbier and Zermatt, expect some of the Alp’s most exclusive properties paired with the highest levels of service from our highly trained team.
Nestled at the foot of the impressive Matterhorn, famously known as the “Toblerone Mountain” is a stunning authentic yet contemporary ski resort. Zermatt prides itself in being “Carbon-Free” thanks to its electric buses and e-taxis giving the village a very sophisticated and cosmopolitan feel. With outstanding views out on some of the highest peaks of Switzerland, incredible skiing, cuisine and après ski, Zermatt may just be the holiday you didn’t know you needed.
The food scene in Zermatt is second to none, with cuisine from all four corners of the world you definitely won’t go hungry. For a fine dining experience after a day exploring Zermatt, After Seven located in the Backstage Hotel is a world-renowned two-star Michelin restaurant, boasting exotic & fresh, yet down-to-earth cuisine. For food with a view, head to Brasserie Lusi & Terrace for French dishes and international classics, sit on the sun-soaked terrace and enjoy the unobstructed views of the Matterhorn. For those of you that have been craving Swiss delicacies, head to Say Cheese, and taste the delicious local Swiss fondues, raclettes and Valais dried meat platters. Finally, if variety is what you are looking for, the Schweizerhof Kitchen has an impressive menu, from Swiss classics to Italian pizzas made with homemade ingredients sourced from just across the border.
It wouldn’t be a worthy ski resort without an end-of-day drink in a buzzing après spot. Cervo located at the bottom of the Sunnega ski area offers delicious cocktails and unique DJ sets in a scenic and sophisticated setting. For something completely different, go experience Hennu Stall, with shot skis, fancy dress, and electronic music, for a Euro-style après you definitely won’t forget. Last on our list is Elsie’s Wine and Champagne bar, escape the crowds, sip on a chilled glass of champagne inside this cosy and elegant bar or sit al-fresco beside the heated lamps wrapped in a sheepskin blanket for some fascinating people-watching.
Chalet Aconcagua, part of the Seven Heavens project, is one of our Haute Montagne private and exclusive chalets. Sleeping up to 12, this incredible property offers the ultimate in-chalet spa experience and occupies a prime position with views of the iconic Toblerone mountain.
Chalet Denali is another beautiful property part of the Seven Heavens development. Located in the very heart of the village, this exquisite chalet sleeps 10 in five intricately designed ultra-luxurious bedrooms. Feng-Shui inspired, the exceptional design throughout creates a relaxing feel from the moment you step foot in your new home-away-from-home.
Haus Leytron is a gorgeous four-bedroom apartment, designed to the highest quality with sleek, modern touches and traditional alpine charm. This tranquil property is equipped with a private indoor hot tub and has access to the building’s separate spa.
Verbier, known as the “hub” of the 4 Vallées ski area has for a long time been one of Switzerland’s most renowned ski resorts. What was once a favourite resort for the Brits and Swedes now has people flooding in from all over. Verbier is truly one-of-a-kind, classy yet not fussy, our clients come to this Swiss paradise time and time again, for its extensive on and off-piste skiing, delicious mountain cuisine and charming and down-to-earth village.
Verbier is the gateway to the 400km of pistes that comprise the 4 Vallée Ski Area, a snow-sure, ski fanatics paradise. Not only is there a large amount of blue, red, and black runs, but there are also plenty of itineraries, these are guided off-piste runs, creating a perfect gateway for skiers wishing to challenge themselves in a new yet safe environment. Verbier is world-renowned for its freeride scene, with easy access into its steep, impressive couloirs, no hiking is needed to find untouched terrain. Heli-skiing is also an option, forget about the logistics, our concierge team will organise everything from skilled guides to delicious packed spreads, discover the four different drop-off points, ski fresh, untouched snow and make memories you won’t ever forget.
On piste, there are some truly incredible restaurants, so much so that once settled in, the chances of skiing post-lunch are slim, unless this involves skiing straight into après… Chez Dany, situated in Clambin, a peaceful haven accessible via a guided off-piste run, is a stunning, classic yet chic food spot, get comfortable out on the sun-drenched terrace and share a truffle fondue paired with a cold glass of Provence rosé. Chey Dany is also accessible by snow-taxi, for a mountain meal at nightfall. Carrefour is another ski-in favourite, we recommend the Rosti Creblais, a Swiss rosti with tender local venison in a Café de Paris sauce. If you happen to have a free Sunday morning in Verbier, you may want to consider Chalet d’Adrien’s brunch, feast on the spectacular terrace with sweeping views of Verbier and indulge in what may just be the best brunch spread you have ever come across.
Once off the slopes, you may hear après calling, Farinets live music and DJs playing throughout the evening, will have you dancing on the shelves and singing at the top of your lungs. If you’re craving some you-time, why not book a treatment in the newly renovated, elaborate W spa and unwind before the evening’s events. For atmosphere and soul-satisfying food, Shed provides juicy burgers made with locally sourced ingredients, in a hip and cosy setting, make sure to order one of their tasty cocktails! In Restaurant La Cordée at the bottom of town, Chef Romain Maillot proposes a French-inspired culinary experience, sit by the open-plan kitchen and watch the chefs at work.
Norte, an impressive 1,000m2 chalet houses up to 14 guests in six fabulous, luxury en-suite bedrooms, the top floor is dedicated to the master bedroom and the spa offers an indoor heated pool. Retreat to one of the terraces and drink up the incredible views, or sit fireside in one of the majestic living areas.
Chalet Grand Coeur, situated in a tranquil and peaceful area, a minute’s drive from the Savoyleres lift station, is a newly built chalet equipped with a fantastic heated outdoor pool, sleeping eight in four beautiful bedrooms. This property will perfectly suit a family or group of friends looking for a luxury retreat in Verbier.
Chalet Clambinet is a contemporary and vibrant stand-alone chalet, with hot tub and large garden. Sleeping eight in a prime location, just across from the main lift station and a mere stroll into town, this charming property makes for the perfect family chalet.
If you would like to book a holiday in one of our luxury chalets in Verbier and Zermatt, please contact our sales team, who will assist you in planning your Swiss escape.
We set up our sister company Haute Montagne to cater to the exacting demands of our clients looking for the ultimate chalet holiday experience, expecting the finest luxury properties accompanied by the very best of service levels.
It is not by accident that the Haute Montagne experience has come to be known as superyachts in the snow.
Haute Montagne chalets are among the finest properties available to rent in the ski industry. They are the best properties in resort and are all stand-alone mega-chalets with beautiful furnishings and decadent spa facilities.
You will be looked after by a team of highly trained professionals, each selected for excellence in their field, attention to detail, and discretion.