Crans Montana: Omega European Masters
The resort of Crans Montana has forged a reputation for excellence in golfing circles all over the world. In September every year, Crans Montana hosts the Omega European Masters, one of the most prestigious European golf competitions after the British Open. Here, amateur golfers play on the same course as top professionals competing in this international tournament. After a spectacular success and an amazing line-up in 2011, the 2012 tournament is promising to be something special.
Crans Montana, reputed to be the sunniest town in Europe, offers stunning views and a great variety of outdoor pursuits. The Omega European Masters 2012 will take place from Thursday 30 August to Sunday 2 September.
To be part of this elite occasion stay at Chalet Seven located in the exclusive playground of the rich and famous – Chalet Seven offers the most sumptuous accommodation to be found anywhere in the Alps and is just minutes away from the golf course. The chalet is flooded with light from windows in every direction. The lofty drawing room is the heart of the house, while the dining area is ideal for entertaining. There is a cosy galleried snug, a perfect hideaway for adults and the chalet is decorated throughout with an eclectic mix of antiques, books, prints and paintings.
Exquisite dinners can be taken in the elegant formal dining room, or in the more casual setting by the kitchen, where guests can watch the chef prepare their fare on the grill. Other amenities include a well-stocked library, an extensive wine cellar, a spacious sitting room, a sizeable hi-tech cinema area, a splendid games room, a bar to unwind in, all perfect for relaxing in the evenings after supper and a calm environment to catch up with the family at the end of the day.
In the basement of this chalet, a starlit spa area with über stylish interiors and cutting-edge technology is found. The spa includes an eight meter indoor pool, a Hammam, a sauna, fully equipped gym and massage rooms. Outside there are many sheltered terraces with wonderful views to the Swiss Alpine peaks, plus a superbly private hot tub.
Families will find the child friendly custom-built children’s bunk room and entertainment centre nestled at the heart of the chalet. The bunk room is kitted out with state of the art intercom listening facilities; it sleeps up to six children and boasts the latest games consoles: the perfect choice for a family holiday.
The manager can create a bespoke itinerary for each guest and the chalet can accommodate up to 30 guests with on-site chauffeurs to transport guests to and from the golf. For those wishing to enhance their stay, tickets to the Masters can be arranged in advance.
Included in the price is all accommodation, all food and refreshments, complete with its own General Manager, Housekeeper, Chef and Concierge, Chalet Seven caters for every taste. Prices start from 160,000 CHF or £110,000 per week fully inclusive. For further information, visit chaletseven.com.