Snow warranty insurance

Meteo-expert Thomas Bucheli
Thomas Bucheli, managing editor at SRF Meteo, responds upon inquiry: “It’s a courageous innovation which is, however, based on meteorological facts. Because the probability of snowfall at the village of Samnaun is higher than average, thanks to its altitude and orientation towards East.” Meteo-expert Thomas Bucheli

The 3 ZEGG hotels guarantee their guests not only snow on the slopes, but also in the village. True winter romance comes only with the soft crunch of snow under the soles.
Your guest promise: For every day between the 28th of November and the 20th of December 2019 with less than 5cm snow in the village, the guests who has a "snow guarantee" only pay the half price for hotel rooms including halfboard or breakfast. SRF Meteo frog Thomas Bucheli speaks on request of a courageous innovation.

Where else the middle station is located, there starts Samnaun - namely at 1844 meters above sea level. When the winter season starts in Samnaun on 28th November 2019, 80% of the 238 km slopes are ready in the area of the Silvretta Ski region Samnaun / Ischgl. The price of the largest contiguous ski area in Graubünden with his top-modern facilities is surprisingly attractive - Samnaun is price performance leader in Switzerland and barely another winter resort in the Alpine region has such high snow safety as Samnaun. From this fact, the Hotels Chasa Montana Hotel & Spa (4*s Relais & Château), Chalet Silvretta Hotel & Spa (4*) and the Apparthotel Garni Nevada (3 *) in Samnaun make a guest promise and offer their guests for the winter start this year (28.11.-20.12.2019) an innovation.

Snow guarantee insurance: 50% discount

The three hotels in Samnaun guarantee their guests not only snow on the slopes, but also in the village. It is agreed: The true winter romance comes only with the snow in the village, on the roofs and with the crunching under the soles.
Therefore, valid from the season starts: If there is no snow in the village, the guests only pay on this day the half for hotel room including halfboard or breakfast. "Everbody comes to pleasure, who concludes the "snow guarantee insurance" in form of 5% extra charge on the room price" explain Olivier Zegg, owner family.

How it works

On the large field "Pragrond" behind the Hotel Chalet Silvretta at 9:00 a.m. we will measure the amount of snow and published daily online on our homepage If the snow layer is not 5cm thick, the insured guest only pays for this day the half of the price for hotel stay with half board or breakfast. The snow guarantee insurance is valid from the start of the winter season on 28th November and lasts until 20th December 2019. The guest have to conclude the insurance for his whole stay and until least 10 days before the arrival an per room . Both persons have to conclude the insurance in a double room.

Weather man Bucheli speaks of a courageous innovation

"The snow guarantee meets a real guest need, the need for adventure security," says Daniel Eisner, Hotel Director, Chasa Montana Hotel & Spa. Barely anyone can offer them as confidently as Samnaun. Thomas Bucheli, Editor manager of SRF Meteo, comments the innovation as follows: "A courageous innovation based on meteorological facts. Because the probability of snow in the village is above average thanks the altitude and east facing of Samnaun. "