Badrutt's Palace Christmas card 2020 by Sophie Minto

Season’s greetings

What is the story behind Badrutt’s Palace Hotel’s Christmas cards? By Evelyne Lüthi-Graf
Dinner with royalty and heads of states at the Shah or Iran's celebrations to mark 2,500 years of the Persian Empire in October 1971

The greatest party on Earth

Fifty years ago, the Shah of Iran flew staff from Badrutt’s Palace Hotel to the…
Colourful floral scene on wallpaper

Wall of wonders

There is quite a story behind the dramatic wallpaper in Le Restaurant…
Historic engraving of St. Moritz

The Badrutt Story

As Badrutt's Palace Hotel marks its 125th anniversary on 29 July 2021,…
Historic tennis picture at Badrutt's Palace Hotel

Anyone for tennis?

The opening of an indoor tennis court in 1913 was another pioneering…
The Madonna Room at the Badrutt's Palace Hotel

The Madonna Room

Explore the history of one of Badrutt’s Palace Hotel’s special paintings, L’Assomptione
Historical billiard room picture

Badrutt’s Palace Hotel goes electric

A pioneering moment in Badrutt’s Palace Hotel’s history was the introduction of electric light in 1879, initially in the Kulm
Old picture of Chesa Veglia

The history of Chesa Veglia

In 1928, Hans Badrutt rescued St. Moritz's oldest farmhouse and transformed it into a popular gathering spot of international renown
Old picture of Helen Badrutt

The history of Helen Badrutt

The history of the Badrutt men is well known, but what about the formidable Helen…

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