Hotel Overview

129 Rooms
1hr 15mins Transfer time
BB Board basis

The first five-star hotel in the famous resort of Engelberg the Kempinski Palace is a historical Belle Epoque building offering a mix of timeless elegance and contemporary design.  In the style of a traditional Swiss grand hotel Kempinski Palace offers its guests sophisticated luxury and exceptional service.

Dining at Kempinski Palace is out of this world.  Cattini Restaurant celebrates high-quality Swiss products with its farm-to-table concept.  Chalet Ruinart offers hearty fondue in rustic chalet style surroundings.  Relax in the wonderful Palace Bar with its glamorous 1920’s influence.  Habanos Cigar Lounge has dark décor with classic leather armchairs and smooth jazz.  The Wintergarden Lounge is an oasis of comfort offering afternoon tea and magnificent views of the surrounding mountains.

The wellness centre on the top floor of the hotel with its panoramic views is a haven of relaxation.  A 15m infinity pool, relaxation room with fireplace, various saunas, steam bath, ice fountain and a fitness room with the latest equipment.  Yoga classes are available on demand and there is a range of beauty and detox treatments in the spa (payable locally).

Good to Know

There is an in house rental shop and ski storage.
Afternoon tea is served daily in the Wintergarden.


  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Massage
  • Gym
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Ski lockers
  • Concierge
  • Conference
  • Mini bar
  • Room service

View on map

Right in the centre of the famous town of Engelberg and a 12 minute walk to the Titlis

  • Engelberg Centre
  • Nearest Lifts


The 129 rooms and suites are decorated with contemporary Swiss flair and offer spectacular views of the beautiful alpine landscapes.  All rooms feature soft bedding, TV, and luxurious bathroom amenities.

Belle Epoque Room

48m2 – 2 guests, king size beds, balcony.  Offer a unique atmosphere with a circular shape and impressive views.  Spacious bathrooms with daylight, walk in shower and bath. 

Premier Room

47m2 – Up to 4 guests – 1 king bed or 2 twin beds, sofa bed.  State of the art design and functionality with large balcony and panoramic windows with mountain view.

Deluxe Room

45m2 – Up to 3 guests, 1 king bed or 2 twin beds.  Offering magnificent views, some rooms have a small balcony.

Superior Room

38m2 – 2 guests, 1 king bed or 2 twin beds.  Some rooms have a small balcony with a combination of historic details and modern design.

Boutique Room

29m2 – 2 guests, 1 king bed.  With stunning views and a combination of historic details and modern design.

Park Suite

68m2 – Up to 4 guests, 1 king bed or 2 twin beds.  The grandest suite with views over the park and surrounding mountains, separate living rooms and bedroom.  Private bar and spacious bathroom.

Belle Epoque Suite

58m2 – Up to 4 guests, 1 king bed or 2 twin beds.  Corner balconies with impressive view.  A mix of historic charm and modern design with a separate living room and bedroom area.

Titlis Suite

55m2 – Up to 4 guests, 1 king bed or 2 twin beds. Located on the top floor of the hotel with integrated living and bedroom area.

Junior Suite

55m2 – Up to 4 guests.  Modern and lavish the corner junior suites have balcony with magnificent views.  Divided into living and bedroom area with optical separators.


  • Cattani Restaurant – Upscale cuisine (smart casual dress for dinner)
  • The Palace Bar – Glamorous and lively (casual)
  • Chalet Ruinart – Rustic, authentic Swiss dining
  • Habanos Cigar Lounge
  • Wintergarden Lounge
  • Boot room and rental shop
  • Spa*
  • Infinity Pool*
  • Sauna World
  • Gym
  • Activity concierge
  • Kids Club (age 3 – 12)
  • Meetings and conference facilities
  • 24/7 Front desk

*The minimum age for spa treatments is 16 years, fitness area is 14 years and wellness area is 12 years. Children between 3 and 12 years old need to be supervised at all times by an adult. Children under 3 years are not allowed in the Spa, fitness and pool area.

Check in from 15:00
Check out before 12:00

Board Basis

Bed & Breakfast or Half Board

Resort guide


The resort
Resort height - 1,050m
Highest point - 3,030m

Ski areaEngelberg-Titlis - 82km of piste

The delightful 12km peak to town run should not to be missed. Brunni mountain is home to the sunny slopes. Known for its glacial skiing.

Blue runs 33%
Red runs 57%
Black runs 10%

Lifts - 25

Season length - October to May

Resort ratings
Beginners - 2/5
Intermediates - 3/5
Experts - 4/5
Snowboarders - 3/5
Après - 3/5
Scenery - 4/5
Groups - 4/5
Off piste - 5/5

Tobogganing | cross-country skiing | winter hiking | airboarding | Europe's highest suspension bridge | rotating cable car | Snowmobiling | igloo village | snowshoeing

Transfer time
Zurich - 1 hour 30 minutes

Engelberg area lift pass
3 day lift pass from £134
6 day lift pass from £230

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