“Mountain, stone, water – building in stone, building with stone, building into the mountain, building out of the mountain, being inside the mountain – how is it possible to create an architectural interpretation of the meaning and sensory significance contained in these words by translating them into architecture?” – this was the underlying question pursued by Peter Zumthor in creating his world-famous masterpiece.
A masterpiece consisting of 60,000 slabs of Vals quartzite, created for absolute relaxation. The mystical atmosphere, the highly mineralised water at a temperature of 30 degrees Celsius and a wide range of exclusive ESPA treatments at our spa allow you to indulge both body and soul entirely as you wish.
Born in Basel in 1943, he initially trained as a carpenter before going on to study interior architecture in Basel and New York. He then worked for ten years in historical monument preservation in Canton Grisons, where he still lives today and runs his own architecture practice. An internationally acclaimed architect, he has won numerous awards including the coveted Pritzker Prize (2009) for lifetime achievement.
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