- And at the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz you have the perfect vantage points to these glittering highlights on the winter event calendar
With premier events such as the legendary White Turf horse race and the „Polo World Cup on Snow” the alpine resort boasts some glittering highlights on its winter events calendar. With views of the lake of St. Moritz from all of its 60 junior suites and suites and the Hotel’s spacious sun terrace, the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz offers heavenly vantage points from which to enjoy these top events, and with its glittering array of packages a perfect stay is guaranteed.
Polo World Cup on Snow :
Surrounded by the snow-covered peaks of the Engadin Mountains the frozen lake of St. Moritz becomes the dream setting for the world’s only winter polo tournament on snow, from 30 January to 4 February 2014. The special package on offer at the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz for the Polo World Cup on Snow is the ideal opportunity to experience these powerful and nimble polo ponies closes up galloping through the snow as some of the world’s best polo players compete for tournament victory. The package includes not only the grandstand tickets for the two days of the event but also three nights‘ accommodation in a junior suite or suite with breakfast buffet and Carlton dinner every evening at the fine dining Romanoff Restaurant as well as a classic full-body massage at the Carlton Spa, the only Leading Spa in this high-alpine valley. The package starts from CHF 1710 (approx. EUR 1190) per person.
White Turf – horse racing on snow :
The frozen lake of St. Moritz is also the thrilling venue on three Sundays in February when fine thoroughbreds and international jockeys compete in the legendary horse race set in the winter landscape of the Engadin. The traditional White Turf event has been held in St. Moritz for 105 years and is widely regarded as the season’s social highlight. In addition to the classic gallop and trotting races there are also exciting Skijoring races where skiers are pulled by rider-less thoroughbreds at speeds of up to 50 km/h along the 2700 m course. The “White Turf Break” package at the Carlton Hotel St. Moritz is the ideal opportunity to attend this exciting event from 9 to 23 February 2014. The offer is available from CHF 1732 (approx. EUR 1440) per person and comprises three nights’ accommodation in a luxury junior suite or suite including breakfast buffet with Carlton dinner every evening at the fine dining Romanoff Restaurant and a grandstand ticket for the horse race. Also included is a day’s ski pass for the vast skiing region of the Upper Engadin with 350 km of pistes, and a relaxing Carlton Massage at the Carlton Spa.