One of the most famous and stylish ski resorts
, St Moritz is a luxurious ski destination. Its small yet animated nightlife offers the perfect way to wind down after a day on the slopes – here are the best bars to go to.
Possibly the most famous club in the town, if not the country, King’s Club is part of the magnificent Badrutt’s Palace Hotel. It transports guests to a world of glitz and glamour in the heart of this stylish resort. There are different, world class DJs every night and fabulous views of the surrounding Engadine landscape. The experience offered by King’s Club really is a special one. With no official closing hours, guests are invited to stay for as long as their feet can carry them – even long enough to watch the spectacular sunrise.
27, Via Serlas, St Moritz, Switzerland +41 81 837 10 00
Bar, Pub, Wine Bar, Beer, British, Cocktails, Wine, Pub Grub, $$$
For a relaxed, cozy experience, Bobby’s Pub is a great English-style spot that’s full of charm and character. This place was founded more than 30 years ago. A haven for beer-lovers, it has a range of more than 20 international beers. It completes its authentic pub vibe with a darts board and pool table. It also has a jukebox with a vast number of titles from which to choose. Meanwhile the kitchen serves hearty dishes, including filling burgers and generous portions of French fries.
50, Via dal Bagn, St Moritz, Switzerland +41 81 834 42 83
Bar, Hotel Restaurant, Cocktails, Wine, Beer
Situated in the beautiful Hotel Waldhaus am See, on the shores of Lake St Moritz itself, Devil’s Place is a cozy, comfortable bar. It is a true paradise for whiskey lovers. With more than 2,500 different whiskeys, it is currently in the Guinness Book of Records for having the largest selection of whiskey in the world. These range from Scottish single malts to Irish whiskeys to bourbons, along with other choices from across the globe. The wine cellar is almost as impressive too, with more than 1,400 different wines on offer. Choices include vintages from France, Spain, Australia, Italy and America.
6, Via Dimlej, St Moritz, Switzerland +41 81 836 60 00
Bar, Swiss, Cocktails, Beer, Wine
Located on the lovely Plazza dal Mulin in the heart of the town, Hemingway’s Club has earned a cult reputation. It is renowned in the resort for being one of the most animated and lively après-ski destinations, where guests party on until the early hours of the morning in a buzzing atmosphere. This quirky yet classy club is one of the best places in which to let your hair down. Here you can rub shoulders with an eclectic mix of people – including the odd celeb.
2, Plazza dal Mulin, St Moritz, Switzerland +41 81 832 32 12
Restaurant, Swiss, European
An interesting change from the posher venues that fill this upper class town, La Baracca is a proudly hedonistic and alternative club. It is located in a converted work site hut right next to the Signal ski station. This trendy establishment has a great local vibe with a welcoming atmosphere that encourages visitors to really go for it. This includes the opportunity to dance on the tables. Before it transforms into a fully fledged club during the later hours, the restaurant also serves fabulous food.
Via San Gian, St Moritz, Switzerland +41 79 270 07 75