Cortina d’Ampezzo is the only quaint Italian town nestled within the Alps. It’s there you’ll find the high-ranking 5 star hotel of the Dolomites; the Cristallo Hotel Spa & Golf.
With a history of 110 years of hosting to the crème de la crème of guests, the Cristallo is a well-known global phenomenon. The hotel has many specialties and a star-studded past. The fabulously chic suites take their name from some of the most prominent patrons who have graciously stayed there, such as Frank Sinatra and Peter Sellers.
The Cristallo reopened in 2011 and since then it has received high honours of national and international awards:
-World Travel Award/Europe’s and Italy’s Leading Ski Resort
-1st Prize at Diamond Awards 2005 “Bar of the Year”/Hotel Bar Category
-2011 Seven Stars & Stripes Award/Ultimate Spa/representing the brand of Transvital.
Accommodations at the Cristallo are truly an exquisite and luxurious experience. Consisting of 74 extravagant and relaxing rooms and suites, each with gorgeous, rich interior designs. These rooms are truly fit for a king and queen.
Dining at the Cristallo is a culinary excursion you must definitely partake in.
The Gazebo Restaurant brings gourmet cuisine to grandiose heights of sheer pleasure, thanks to the artistic talent of the executive chef. Executing two levels, one where your palette can explore only the freshest of ingredients, in an explosion of each and every tantalizingly, tasteful bite. On the second level, you may sample different types of high-quality fine wine, while taking in the grand view of the Tofane Mountains.
The Terrazza is an outdoor restaurant and bar that grandstands the stunning beauty of the Dolomites. Such a glorious backdrop to behold while having a relaxing lunch with your love.
A wedding day at the Cristallo is an ideal choice to host your event of a lifetime. Venue spaces include a lush-filled garden, noble and regal halls, and also an enchanting romantic terrace. These are truly splendid spaces that you can only define as ‘sui generis.’
The highly experienced wedding staff at the Cristallo will use their expertise to provide you and your groom with whatever is needed to create the most ‘bel matrimonio’ or ‘beautiful wedding’ in all of Italy!
Photography: Massimo De Angelis Photography