Discover a New Meaning for 'Palatial'
Nestled between the Swiss Alps and Lake Geneva lies Montreux, the jewel of the Swiss Riviera. Snow-capped peaks behind you, palm trees in front; the beauty of the Belle Époque all around. And presiding over Avenue Claude-Nobs and the waterfront promenade for more than 100 years is Fairmont Le Montreux Palace, a hotel as resplendent as the city it calls home—grand ballrooms, sparkling chandeliers, mouth-watering cuisine and a flair for romance simply unrivaled in the region, if not the continent. Is there a more magical destination in Europe for your dream wedding? Whether they arrive by air, rail, automobile or even a ferry, your guests will find Montreux easily accessible from all corners of Europe.
At the Crossroads of Europe
Whether they arrive by air, rail, automobile or even a ferry, your guests will find Montreux easily accessible from all corners of Europe. That’s partly why the Swiss Riviera has enticed travelers for centuries. Of course, being uniquely situated between Germany, France and Italy helps, too, cultures whose music, architecture, cuisine and language have resulted in the mosaic that is contemporary Switzerland. While getting to Montreux is easy and convenient, you might find that leaving it is next to impossible.
Let us Be your Guide
Having spent a century hosting Europe’s best and most beautiful, we’ve developed a fine sense of what a truly grand wedding requires: colour schemes for flowers that perfectly complement the dress; lavish table settings and décor to heighten the senses; a cake that tastes as magnificent as it looks. That’s why we have a dedicated wedding planner and a team of experts on hand to guide you through the journey, all the way from the engagement party to the vows. You’ll have enough to think about ahead of your big day—why not leave the details to us?
An Unforgettable Ceremony
We can’t imagine a destination more picturesque than Montreux. So when it comes to deciding where to hold the ceremony, very choice is the right choice. Consider sharing your vows outdoors on our expansive front lawn, with stunning views of the Alps, Lake Geneva and the hotel acting as the backdrop to your matrimonial moment. Or perhaps you’d prefer a more intimate space, such as La Coupole or our Salle des Fêtes, which reflects the city’s age-old love affair with all things musical. Of course, your wedding planner can also recommend a number of local places of worship, as well as officiants, décor, seating arrangements and everything else needed to make your ceremony picture-perfect.
Let the Celebration Begin!
Once the vows, rings and “I do”s are exchanged, the real celebration begins. No matter the size of your wedding, we have a venue that will be ideally suited to your needs—we can easily accommodate any party, from an intimate gathering with your family in La Coupole to an extravagant gala in the 800-square-metre (8,590-squarefoot) Léman ballroom, filled with everyone who matters most to you. Our event staff will guarantee that the reception is seamless, from the first toast to the last dance, and that every speech gets the attention it deserves. So when it’s time to turn up the music, all you’ll have to be concerned about is your uncle’s dancing.
Cuisine they will Remember
While the food at many weddings is an afterthought, at Fairmont Le Montreux Palace it takes centre stage. Our menus focus on premium local ingredients in everything from the amuse-bouches to the entrées, and our chefs are always happy to create a custom cake that your guests will be talking about for years. Our sommelier will help you select the perfect vintage or marking your nuptials, and leave it to our mixologists to prepare bespoke cocktails that capture the essence of your relationship—and get the party started.
A Good Night's Rest
We have the comfort of you and your guests in mind at all times. Each of our 236 guest rooms and suites is sumptuously appointed, combining elements of traditional European elegance with contemporary style. You can also choose from our exclusive suites that represent the pinnacle of Swiss luxury, featuring whirlpools, marble bathrooms, balconies and tributes to the artists that have helped make Montreux known around the world. Since almost all of our guest rooms boast unobstructed views of Lake Geneva, you’ll wake up on the first morning of your marriage to a panorama you’ll never forget.
Find your Energy
No visit to Fairmont Le Montreux Palace is complete without stopping by our Willow Stream Spa, one of the finest in a country renowned for health and wellness. A vast range of services can help you feel calm and relaxed before, during and after the wedding, whether you prefer a refreshing eucalyptus scrub or an indulgent, two-hour couple’s treatment that will restore the body and invigorate the mind. And because we want ou looking your best on your biggest day, our on-site salon will turn your hair, makeup and nails into the latest masterpiece of Continental style.
For more information, discover our wedding brochure, or contact us by phone at the: + 41 (0) 21 962 11 62 or by email to the: firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow us on our Facebook Montreux Palace Weddings page or on Pinterest.
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