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By Chris Boyle


In the attractive landscape of the Dolomites, in Cortinad’Ampezzo, the most exclusive alpine location, stands the Cristallo Hotel Spa & Golf.

Established in 1901, the completely restructured hotel offers five-star luxury accommodations and service, not to mention resplendent natural beauty all around. Each of the 74 accommodations, including 22 suites, boasts a unique décor, the style of one differing from the next. Among these are five Royal Suites and two Presidential Suites,fully fledged apartments, with top-level comforts and amenities. Choosing the Cristallo Hotel Spa & Golf for ski getaways, relaxing five-star holidays, or corporate meetings and incentives means entering a world of privileges and luxury without compromises,immersed in a fin de siècle atmosphere,where guests enjoy evocative, unparalleled moments.


Presidential Suite Frank Sinatra in Cristallo Hotel Spa & Golf

Number of rooms in suite: Four

Number of entrances to suite: One

Number of baths: Two, with marble and mosaictiles, each with a Jacuzzi and a spacious shower with massaging nozzles

Suite style: Elegant neoclassical style of northern Italy, with hand-painted roses,Carrara marble and fine boiserie

Key selling points: This exclusive suite features a large living room and is equipped with three LCD TVs,Wi-Fi, Bose speakers and an iPod dock. Wide windows offer beautiful mountain views, and the suite’s two bedrooms have king-size beds and big walk-in closets.There’s also a private spa right in the suite and a personal masseur on call for a relaxing in-room treatment amid the scent of fragrant essential oils.

Number of suites in hotel: 22


  • Square footage: 1,290
  • Nightly rate: From about $3,116


Cristallo Ultimate SPA: This fully loaded spa offers a panoramic indoor swimming pool, thermarium and solarium, plus the exclusive Transvital Swiss Beauty Center and the Cristallo FitWell Club with ultra-luxurious gym facilities.

Signature treatment: The Regenerating Experience for Face

Spa Director Chiara Mazzucco



Il Gazebo: Culinary masterpieces conceived by Executive Chef Mario Badalucci offer a veritable treat for the senses.

La Veranda del Cristallo: Gourmands are invited to dine on striking Italian cuisine that “confuses” and exalts the traditional flavors of the region.

La Stube 1872: A homage to local gastronomy, La Stube serves up authentic alpine dishes and Veneto wines in a warm, wood-paneled space punctuated by a fine majolica stove.



Cortina Golf Club: This brand new club with international-circuit aspirations offers a breathtakingly beautiful course surrounded by majestic mountain scenery.


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