Alpina Gstaad – Switzerland

The first luxury hotel to open in Gstaad in more than a century, the Alpina adds a much-needed dash of modernity to the mountain town with its Japanese restaurant, stylish après-ski lounge, and Six Senses spa. Each of the 56 rooms offers a mountain-view balcony. Rates from $875 to $22,620. (thealpinagstaad.ch)