Emily Rose Mawson

Features Writer

luxury. hotels. travel. switzerland
A travel writer specialising in Switzerland, I have written articles on slow and luxury travel in the country for The Independent, National Geographic Traveller, The Guardian, easyJet Traveller and ABTA Magazine. I write Swiss hotel reviews for The Hotelegraph, and I am a regular contributor to Inntravel's The Slow Lane, Time Out Switzerland and The Local.

Switzerland

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The Telegraph

EDEN AU LAC

Read the EDEN AU LAC, Zurich, Switzerland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals.

The Telegraph

Hotel Savoy

Read the Hotel Savoy, Bern, Switzerland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals.

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Posthotel Achenkirch

A palatial five-star wellness resort in a bucolic setting close to an Alpine lake, ski slopes and hiking trails, Posthotel Achenkirch is a self-confessed playground for adults....

Inntravel

Discovering Fauvism in Collioure

Writer Emily Mawson explores the colourful port of Collioure in French Catalonia and learns a thing or two about Fauvism... The wild brushstrokes capture the juxtaposition of...

The Telegraph

Schweizerhof Hotel

Hotel Schweizerhof Bern is a Juliet-balcony-studded grande dame with welcoming but snazzy interiors. It's steps from the main train station, has views of the Swiss parliament...

Countrybycountry

High and mighty on the Hammetschwand Lift

"Enjoy the ride," says the lift attendant with a glint in his eye, as he closes the door on us. Seconds later, we're off. Chiselled limestone hurtles past, before a small...

The Telegraph

Riffelalp Resort 2222 m

Read the Riffelalp Resort 2222 m, Zermatt, Switzerland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel dea

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Hotel Florhof

Hotel Florhof, an 18th-century silk factory and aristocratic mansion in Zurich's evocative historic quarter, oozes charm and character while capturing a comfortable modern...

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Parkhotel Beau Site

Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland This Belle Epoque four-star majestically presides over central Zermatt, where it enjoys some of the resort's best views of the Matterhorn. It also...

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Domaine du Burignon

Saint-Saphorin, Switzerland This b&b oozes the dolce vita, set amid a Unesco-protected vineyard that plunges into Lake Geneva. It has a Mediterranean-esque prospect, as well as...

The Telegraph

Waldhotel Fletschhorn

Saas-Fee, Valais, Switzerland Offering conscious escapism on a forested slope just outside Saas-Fee, Waldhotel Fletschhorn combines the seclusion of a mountain hut with the...

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The Douglas Hotel

Read The Douglas Hotel, Arran, Scotland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals.

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Ferienart Resort & Spa

Read the Ferienart Resort & Spa, Saas-Fee, Switzerland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel deals.

Thelocal

Seven things to get you excited for the Swiss winter

Emily Mawson · 10 Nov 2016, 11:33 Published: 10 Nov 2016 11:33 GMT+01:00 Winter is coming, and across Switzerland a roster of intriguing developments - from laser-controlled ski...

The Telegraph

Unique Hotel Post

Read the Unique Hotel Post, Zermatt, Switzerland hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel dea

Thelocal

How to save money in Zurich, Europe's most expensive city

Photo: Zürich Tourism/Rubiano Soto Zurich has once again been named Europe's most expensive city, but you don't have to flash the cash - here are our top tips for saving money....

The Telegraph

Placid Hotel Zurich

A functional four-star business hotel with a serene aesthetic and plenty of open space towers over trendy Zurich-West, where it benefits from soaring views and peace and quiet....

The Telegraph

Storchen Zürich

Storchen Zürich, a centuries-old establishment that melds traditional hospitality with polished design-led good looks, occupies an enviable perch on the river in central Zurich....

The Telegraph

25hours Hotel Zurich Langstrasse

A modish hotel offering a new angle on Zurich - 25hours Hotel Langstrasse combines views over the railway with a zany, analogue-inspired aesthetic. It has a Middle...