What does my holiday price include?
Our typical holidays include return flights, airport taxes and charges, 2nd class return rail transfers between the airport and resort, bed and breakfast accommodation in a standard room and a Half Fare Card for discounts on excursions. You are free to tailor make your holiday by upgrading to a room with a view, adding on half board, upgrading to 1st class rail or pre-booking an excursion or scenic rail journey.
Can I change one of the suggested itineraries?
Yes - the itineraries shown on this website are merely suggestions. We are happy to extend stays, reverse the direction of travel or even start afresh with an itinerary tailored specifically to your wishes.
The only exception to this, is when booking one of the 'Defined Scenic Itineraries'. Although you can add extra nights to these holiday suggestions, the great value ticket on which they are based defines a set route around Switzerland.
Can I request a particular room number?
We help many guests every year who return again and
again to a specific room. Although we cannot offer a guarantee, if you do have
a particular room in mind, please be sure to book early to have the best
How do I guarantee a room with a great view?
We can advise you on hotels with the best scenic positions in each resort. To guarantee a spectacular view from your own bedroom, we recommend an upgrade which can start from fairly modest supplements.
Can I use all of the hotel's facilities?
Yes, although please be aware that there may be charges
payable locally for some of the facilities and beauty/health treatments in
hotel spas. If you book half board and wish to dine in the hotel's à la carte restaurant,
extra charges will apply.
Do I save money by booking half board?
The quick answer is yes! Your evening meal is
generally cheaper than eating in local restaurants. There are often 4 or 5
courses offered for the evening meal and you have the advantage of managing
your budget ahead of travelling. Please note that half board comprises
breakfast and a set evening meal, sometimes with a choice of dishes for the
Can I make a special dietary request?
Most hotel kitchens are able to cater for special requirements. We can check with your preferred hotel before you book for your peace of mind.
Which hotels have gourmet restaurants?
A number of our partner hotels have restaurants which have received special mention in the prestigious Gault & Millau gourmet guide
Can I book a holiday as a surprise?
Certainly! We will use only the contact telephone
numbers and email/postal addresses which you provide, in order to maintain the
surprise. You just need to surreptitiously check the passport of your loved one
to ensure we are given the correct spelling of their name!