Hotels in Pontresina

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      Pontresina is a small community in eastern Switzerland. It is a major resort centre, and the home base of Switzerland’s most prestigious school for mountaineering. Whether you come here for a vacation or a weekend, Pontresina will have something for you. Depending on the season, guests staying in Pontresina hotels can ski, go rock climbing, cycling, hiking, or just walking through beautiful wooded countryside. Of course, if you want to learn mountain climbing, this is the place to do it. Experienced climbers tackle nearby Piz Bernina. You can also get terrific views of the Morteratsch Glacier. The Museum Alpin is worth a look, especially if you love birds. There are several historic buildings, including the Chapel of Santa Maria (Mary Magdalene), a Romanesque Tower and the Spaniola Turm. Pontresina is also a good base from which to explore such nearby places as St. Moritz.This spa town knows that its visitors will enjoy quality lodging after being pampered all day. A good many hotels in Pontresina do tend to be on the luxe side, and you can even get a price break deal by selecting a discount hotel from the listings at