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If we say Boutique Hotel we mean it. And charge less.
Every one of us knows the classification boutique hotel, but what exactly are the criteria?
Let's start with the name: The word boutique comes from the French and means something like "small shop". However, the first boutique hotels did not originate in France, but in the USA. In the 1980s, when the new hotel classification was created, the collective term boutique hotels was understood to mean individual, rather small, personally managed and often luxurious hotels.
In the meantime, however, the label boutique hotel has been restaged. Finally, the big hotels also wanted to stage their unique character and began to call themselves Design and Art Hotels as a countermovement. However, small, personally run hotels that stand out for their high level of individuality are still called boutique hotels today.
If you are also looking for that special something and value a well thought-out concept, you are guaranteed to find it on hotelcard.com. Dozens of design, lifestyle and boutique hotels in Switzerland offer you their rooms there with 30-50% discounts. Treat yourself to individuality at its best. We wish you much pleasure.
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HotelCard has been promoting the Swiss hotel industry for 10 years: While participating partner hotels increase their occupancy rates during off-peak periods, HotelCard members benefit from exclusive rates. Simple and original, a win-win model for everyone.
What our members say
Discover new places far away from mass tourism
"Since I own a HotelCard, we go on excursions much more often again and treat ourselves to the small luxury of an overnight stay in a hotel. Switzerland has so many exciting corners and with HotelCard, we are always discovering new destinations far away from mass tourism.”
Sandra & Giuseppe member since 2020
A great thing for hotels
“As a hotelier, I appreciate the model. Unlike other booking portals, HotelCard does not take commission on bookings. HotelCard members are welcome guests at our hotel and are a real asset, especially in the low season”
Martin member since 2014
Very good newsletter - always eagerly awaited!
"HotelCard does a great job in communicating the great hotel offers. I always eagerly await the newsletter and read it with great pleasure. In these pandemic times, discovering all that Switzerland has to offer has become a real passion for me. I really appreciate the inspiration for special hotels and unique destinations from HotelCard."
Eric Haldimann member since 2020
Win-win situation for all involved
"I would like to thank the whole HotelCard team for their great commitment. In the meantime, our children no longer live at home and we use the HotelCard offer very often for short holidays. A great thing and I think it really is a win-win situation for everyone. Thank you very much and have fun and success searching and finding nice partner hotels. See you in the next inspiring newsletter."
Siegmund Ksiazek-Stadtbäumer member since 2011
Already saved over 2,000 CHF - it couldn't be better.
"We have been very satisfied with HotelCard for more than 3 years. We have been able to save over 2,000 CHF so far - it couldn't be better. We are really fans and have often recommended HotelCard to others."
Ruedi Kündig member since 2017
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