Awards & Accolades

Best wellness hotel of Switzerland 2009 – 2017

For the 9th straight year we are named "Best Wellness Hotel in Switzerland" by the Swiss newspaper "Sonntagszeitung".

Seven Stars Awards 2017

Following the 2015 and 2016 success, the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has won the Seven Star Award in the category "Hotels & Resorts in Europe – Switzerland" also in 2017. Our Wellbeing & Medical Health Resort also won in the sector "Medical Wellness / Longevity". This year, the award for the best "Spa in Switzerland" was added.

The voting took place by both the Trade (Travel Agents, Tour Operators, Industry Professionals) as well as the Public, on the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards website.

Best Wellness Hotel in Switzerland

The Connoisseur Circle just published a list of the 222 best hotels in Switzerland. Our Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was not only chosen into the top 15, but was also awarded the first place in the category “Wellness” in 2017.

Prime Traveller Awards – «Best Wellness Clinic»

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was named the winner in the category «Best Wellness Clinic» at the newly launched Prime Traveller Awards in 2017. The event was organized by the luxury & lifestyle magazine “Prime Traveller” and held on 30 May 2017 in Moscow.

Prix Bienvenu – the 100 most welcoming hotels in Switzerland

For the fifth year in a row, Switzerland Tourism has chosen the 100 most welcoming hotels in Switzerland based on guest reviews, and the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was listed in the luxury hotel category.

European HEALTH & SPA AWARD 2017

This year saw the 9th edition of the European Health & Spa Awards, which honour the best health and spa companies and innovations in Europe. The Tamina Therme at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was crowned the winner in the “Best Signature Treatment” category. The “haki® – Reconciliation” treatment ritual – one of four new haki® rituals available exclusively in Bad Ragaz – was voted Europe’s “Best Signature Treatment” by the jury.

 

Swiss Wine List Award 2017

On the occasion of the Swiss Wine List Award 2017 the Restaurant Igniv by Andreas Caminada secured the second place in the «Gourmet & Sterne» category.

Switzerland’s best-maintained golf course

In early 2017, we were handed an award in recognition of our efforts: the readers of Golf Leader magazine chose the 18-hole PGA Championship Course as Switzerland’s best-maintained course. Successes such as these motivate us to continuously improve ourselves, and accordingly, now that the new season opening, the course has received a number of new features.

Wellness Travel Awards 2016

At the international Spafinder  Wellness Travel Awards 2016, which were held on 9 November 2016 in London, the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was once again honoured for its wellness and medical offers. The health resort won in the three categories "Best Ahead-of-the-Curve Innovation", "Best for Beauty & Anti-Aging" and "Best for Medical Services".

After being awarded the accolades "Best in Switzerland" und "Best of Hot Springs" in 2015, the Grand Resort can thereby strengthen its positioning on an international comparison.

GaultMillau

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has been honored with a total of 58 GaultMillau points. Furthermore, Silvio Germann, chef de cuisine at the "IGNIV by Andreas Caminada", has been crowned Newcomer of the Year and was awarded the "Discovery of the Year in German-speaking Switzerland" title.

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was named "GaultMillau hotel of the year" in 2009 and 1998.

Guide Michelin

For the first time, the Michelin Guide has honoured a fine-dining sharing experience, awarding Silvio Germann, chef de cuisine at "IGNIV by Andreas Caminada" at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, a Michelin star.

Seven Stars Awards 2016

Following the 2015 success, the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has won the Seven Star Award in the category "Hotels & Resorts in Europe – Switzerland" also in 2016. Our Wellbeing & Medical Health Resort also won in the sector "Medical Wellness / Longevity".

The voting took place by both the Trade (Travel Agents, Tour Operators, Industry Professionals) as well as the Public, on the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards website.

Best Wellness Hotel in Switzerland

The Connoisseur Circle just published a list of the 222 best hotels in Switzerland. Our Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was not only chosen into the top 15, but was also awarded the first place in the category “Wellness” in 2016.

Medical Master

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz received the "Medical Master" award on the prestigious "Tatler Spa Awards 2016".

Resort Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia 2016

The 36.5° Wellbeing & Thermal Spa at the Grand Resort Ragaz was awarded the title "Resort Spa of the Year: Western Europe & Scandinavia" on the World Spa & Wellness Awards 2016.

World’s Leading Swimming Pools – five-star Ragazer water

Guests at the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz enjoy top-class and absolutely pure thermal water. This has now been recognised internationally. In autumn 2015, the international quality label “World’s Leading Swimming Pools™” was awarded to the Grand Resort Bad Ragaz for its outstanding water quality and its excellent move to integrate water into its vision of hospitality.

2016 Award of Excellence for Philanthropy

The Couture Travel Company and its affiliate, the Sparks Charity, honour hotels for their help in raising funds to aid and improve the lives of children affected by serious medical conditions.

Through recently donating a short-break holiday for auction at one of the Sparks prestigious star-studded events, Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has helped provide vital funding for pioneering medical research.

Seven Stars Award 2015 

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has won the Seven Star Award 2015 "The Oscars of Luxury" in the category Hotels & Resorts in Europe - Switzerland. The voting took place by both the Trade (Travel Agents , Tour Operators, Industry Professionals) as well as the Public, on the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards website.

Best for Hot Springs and Wellness

Since 1840 the healing, body-temperature water has been flowing directly to Bad Ragaz ever since, making the resort a unique source of personal wellbeing and health. We are delighted that our resort was awarded the accolades of „Best in Switzerland“ and „Best for Hot Springs“ at the Wellness Travel Awards 2015, honouring exceptional wellness experience. These honours just impinge on the jubilee year 2015 when Bad Ragaz celebrate 175 years of thermal water at the spa resort. The public voting has been made after nomination through an international jury.

TripAdvisor – 2015 Certificate of Excellence

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz has been awarded the 2015 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor. The award honours excellence in hospitality and is presented to businesses worldwide that consistently receive outstanding traveller reviews on the travel website. Award-winning businesses which are among the most popular of their kind on TripAdvisor can be found across the world.

Best Wellness Hotel in Switzerland

The Connoisseur Circle just published a list of the 222 best hotels in Switzerland. Our Grand Resort Bad Ragaz was not only chosen into the top 5, but was also awarded the first place in the category “Wellness”. Check the list via this link: www.veryspecialhotels.com

Award of excellence 2015 - booking.com

The booking platform Booking.com honored all hotels which afford guests unique experiences. Every hotel which had an average customer rating of more than 8 out of 10 points on the 31st December 2015 at 11.59pm was awarded. Our resort reached the fabulous rating of 9.2.

Best for serious health issues

The latest issue of the Tatler Spa Guide UK presents our resort on a full page as “best for well and truly soring serious health issues”.

 

 

 

 

GaultMillau Awards

The Grand Resort Bad Ragaz is the "Hotel of the Year 2009". We are the first hotel ever to have received the coveted GaultMillau award twice, since it was bestowed on  us already in 1998.Moreover, the Restaurant Namun has been honoured with 13 GaultMillau points. 2010, the Golf Restaurant has been honoured with 13 GaultMillau points.  This means that the Grand Resort boasts a grand total of 58 GaultMillau points - held by three of our seven restaurants. Unrivalled in Switzerland!

  •     Gourmetrestaurant Äbtestube (17 GaultMillau points) (1 Michelin Stern)
  •     Bel-Air (15 GaultMillau points)
  •     Namun (13 GaultMillau points)
  •     Golf Restaurant (13 GaultMillau points)

Best Medi Spa 2013 (Condé Nast Traveller)

Grand Resort Bad Ragaz is delighted and honoured to announce its success at the 2013 Condé Nast Traveller Spa Awards held on Wednesday 1st May 2013 at the Four Seasons London, with the Wellbeing and Medical Health Resort being recognised worldwide and awarded the prestigious title of ‘Best Medi Spa.’

Michelin- Star 2013

Best for Hard-Hitting Results (Tatler SPA Award)

Swiss Golf Award 2009

More awards

  • Silver Award «European Golf-Resort of the Year  2010»
  • The European Waterpark Association hounours Tamina Therme with the 2nd Price of the EWA Professional Award 2010 for the most innovative waterpark in Europe.
  • 18-hole PGA Chamionship Course - Superior***** Classifikation
  • Fire Protection Certificate 2009- Swiss Hotel Association
  • Golf Hotel of the Year 2008
  • Member of Leading Golf Courses Switzerlan
  • 5-star rating by the German Golf Course Owners Association
  • Member "the best 1000 Golf Courses of Europe"
  • Top 5 Golf Courses of Switzerland (2008)
  • venue of the European Seniors Tour since 1997