The Dolder Grand
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Media contact

Senior Marketing & Communications Manager, Joachim Schweier

Dolder Hotel AG
Kurhausstrasse 65
8032 Zürich
Tel +41 44 456 60 00


Fact Sheets

The Dolder Grand – Accolades

All awards of the Dolder Grand at a glance.


The Dolder Grand – Dining

Four restaurants, seasonal pop-ups, a gourmet festival and the Canvas Bar & Lounge make the Dolder Grand drinking and dining experience a special one.


The Dolder Grand – Our Chefs

Learn more about our masters Heiko Nieder, Julian Mai, Firas El-Borji and Atsushi Hiraoka.


The Dolder Grand – Spa

The multi-award-winning Dolder Grand Spa offers a unique wellness experience on 43,056 square feet. It offers, among other things, a swimming pool, the Sunaburo, a Ladies’ and Gentlemen’s Spa.

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    The Dolder Grand Spa – In a nutshell

    From A for Aqua Zone, T for Treatments to W for Workout and Z for Zurich – everything you need to know about the Dolder Grand Spa.


    The Dolder Grand – Architectural history

    The Dolder Grand opened in 1899 as the «Dolder Grand Hotel & Curhaus». After a major renovation led by London architects Foster and Partners, the new Dolder Grand reopened in April 2008.


    The Dolder Grand – Presidential Suites

    Each of the Dolder Grand’s four Presidential Suites is an expression of individual extravagance. Of the many illustrious guests who have graced the Dolder Grand with their presence, four have served as inspiration for the interior design, interpreted by London-based United Designers.


    The Dolder Grand – Art

    Since the reopening of the Dolder Grand in 2008, over 120 renowned works of art have enriched Zurich’s luxury hotel. You can chose between Keith Heiring, Salvador Dalí and Joan Miró.


    The Dolder Grand – In a nutshell

    Everything you need to know about the Dolder Grand. From A for address, B for Bitcoin to Z for Zurich.


    The Dolder Grand – Overview

    The Dolder Grand is the perfect environment for people who are looking for pleasure, exclusivity and relaxation: It offers its guests 175 luxurious rooms and suites, exquisite cuisine and a spa covering 43,000 square feet.


Latest press releases

Heiko Nieder offers culinary variety during the 9th edition of THE EPICURE

Thirteen top chefs and two renowned bars have been commissioned for the 9th edition of THE EPICURE – the Dolder Grand’s annual gourmet festival supervised by Heiko Nieder, holder of two Michelin stars.


blooms: The garden restaurant at the Dolder Grand starts its second season

blooms is Zurich’s culinary hotspot for regional and seasonal cuisine. The outdoor-only restaurant not only has a menu that encapsulates a modern lifestyle, but also gives visitors the feeling of being a personal guest of Culinary Director Heiko Nieder in the stylish vegetable garden.


Impact & Sustainability

Sustainability is a crucial issue in the luxury hotel industry, in-depth work has been carried out to create new standards focusing on the trial of the environment, the economy and social responsibility.



The Epicure 2024

The international gourmet festival THE EPICURE at the Dolder Grand in Zurich, founded by Michelin-starred chef Heiko Nieder, has long since become an unmissable event for anyone with a passion for unique culinary delights.

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    Kick-start the year in a haven of tranquillity with the finest in Swiss hospitality.


    1889 X 1899 – One mood. Two brands. One vision

    The legendary Zurich hotel The Dolder Grand and the luxury fashion brand windsor. embark on a journey together. Their destination: a capsule collection that combines both worlds in comfy couture.


    24 messages – 24 wishes. Artist Jani Leinonen portrays his idea of Christmas

    Jani Leinonen, who was born in Finland, has created a lighting installation consisting of stained-glass cubes for the Dolder Grand – all for charity. It will be on display in the Canvas Bar & Lounge from 1 December 2023, transforming the space into an arena of colours and patterns



    The art of celebration will be on vivid display at The Dolder Grand as the legendary 5-star Swiss hotel rings in the festive season with immersive holiday-themed contemporary art and spirited packages gift wrapped for guests to enjoy onsite or at home.



    GaultMillau is awarding the “Hotel of the Year” prize to the icon on the Dolder Berg for the second
    time since 2016.


    PUDU CC1 – AI Robotics at the Dolder Grand

    A big help despite its small size – the Dolder Grand is now using mobile and innovative robotics for its housekeeping.


    The Epicure 2023

    Five evenings, one grand finale, 29 Michelin stars and countless GaultMillau points – from 27 June to 2 July 2023, THE EPICURE will once again bring together top chefs from Europe, Asia and Mexico at the Dolder Grand.


    BANG & OLUFSEN Beovision Harmony – The In-Room Entertainment in Presidential Suites

    Tradition meets modernity – a combination intrinsic to many aspects of the Dolder Grand and


    blooms – a vision that goes far beyond sustainability

    Situated on the edge of a forest and amid vegetable beds, herbs and fruit bushes, “blooms” serves up a relaxing outdoor dining experience to savour in the flavourful style of “The Restaurant”.


    Mikuriya – the new omakase restaurant at the Dolder Grand

    Having cooked at prestigious restaurants on Okinawa – “island of centenarians” – chef Yusuke Sasaki is gracing the Dolder Grand with
    another enduring restaurant concept.


    Artist Jani Leinonen invites guests to an opening of doors at the Dolder Grand

    The installation comprising 24 pieces of art – one for each day of December – is a cheerful and colourful work by world-renowned artist Jani Leinonen. It’s the second time his creations have decorated the Dolder Grand this year.


    Zurich’s coolest ski lodge is back

    Dolder Lodge meets St. Moritz: once again, the Dolder Grand and St. Moritz are teaming up for this
    year’s edition of the stylish winter pop-up on the Adlisberg in Zurich.


    Sabine Schanzenbach to take over as Director of the Dolder Grand Spa

    After holding various management positions, Sabine Schanzenbach will assume overall management of the Dolder Grand Spa on 1 October 2022.


    Singapore Airlines and Michelin-starred chef Heiko Nieder launch collaboration in Switzerland

    From 1 July 2022, the premium airline will be offering gourmet Swiss cuisine on all flights from Zurich to Singapore.


    The Dolder Grand; a Haven of History and Art for the Ages

    The Dolder Grand stands as an iconic landmark atop a hill overlooking Zurich.


    Forbes Travel Guide Awards

    The Dolder Grand has been awarded with 5/5 stars by the Forbes Travel Guide Award.


    The Dolder Grand Dolder is open to Gulf travellers

    The Dolder Grand continues to attract Gulf travellers.


    The provocative artist and his Easter egg at the Dolder Grand

    The floral Easter egg at the Dolder Grand will feature a pattern by the Finnish artist Jani Leinonen for the first time.


    TCA signs Dolder Grand

    TCA (Travel Connections Arabia), part of the TCA Group of Companies, has signed the Dolder Grand to its portfolio of clients. As a leading global sales and marketing outsourcing agency for the luxury hospitality, tourism and travel industry in the Middle East, Zurich’s city resort will be represented by the TCA team of luxury specialists across the GCC.

    Dolder Grand open to Gulf travellers

    Renowned as Zurich’s top address since 1899, the Dolder Grand, is a city resort like no other, and continues to attract Gulf travellers to its unequalled position on the edge of the city.

    «The Dolder Grand» accepts payments in Bitcoin

    Starting 1st May 2019, guests of the «The Dolder Grand» can settle their bills in Bitcoin. Thanks to the new mobile app «inapay», developed by inacta AG, cryptocurrencies get effortlessly converted into Swiss Franc or Euro as soon as the payment has been completed.