Are you done with the stress and all you want to do is reconnect to the basic essentials of nature? In that case you need to go to this fabulous place I’ve found in the Swiss Alps! The atmosphere is peaceful and relaxed. Old fundementals combined with new design, for me the perfect match.
“Beautiful barns, which have been carefully renovated, open up to the landscapes and invite nature inside”
A view old but newly renovated Lodges located in the Swiss Alps, or to be more exactly in The Pays du Grand Saint Bernard is called Montagne Alternative. The beautiful views and fresh air of this region will take all the stress away at once.
The complex has been a little town of farms and barns in the past. It has been renovated to 4 private lodges and one small shared lodge/hotel with 3 rooms. The concept of this place is to find ones inner peace. Whether spending precious time alone, with friends or family, Montagne Alternative is the ideal location to “load your battery”.
“The simple but well-designed luxury rooms, makes you feel at home right away and the windows give you an outstanding view on the mountains”
Looking for more reasons to go?
Your Own private chef
If you don’t want to cook yourself but want to eat your organic food in the comfort of “home”, they provide the services of a qualified Chef in the lodge.
The meal will be prepared with local and seasonal products. I can tell you from experience, it’s a worth to order him for at least one night, you won’t regret this for sure, it’s delicious!
Healthy sport activity’s
During winter time there are snowshoe trails, cross-country ski trails, and possibilities to skate on natural lakes. Breath nature within all his power, clean air of the mountains. And also you can do a day trip to the popular “jet-set” ski area of Verbier, it’s around the corner!
Tired of the cold? Go inside, get cosy and enjoy one of the seminars about health, food and other natural themes.
The Benefits of the botanical gardens around
Fruits and vegetables- as well as a part of the plants- are directly used. Plants are cultivated to make syrups, herb teas and cosmetics. All of this realized within a 50 km range. All that you’ll consume here will be healthy, fresh and natural food. Yum!
The Legendary St. Bernard Dog
In this area you’ll find a lot of Saint Bernard dogs. These are known for being dogs that Rescue people and they also take stress away. In our article about the St. Bernard dogs we talk about “the legendary Barry”. You can visit or walk with them if you’re a nature and both animal lover!
If you like to have an activity, visit the museum of the St. Bernard dogs: read the article next week: Going to Switzerland? Meet the Legendary St. Bernard dog! He might save your life…!