Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl has adopted the concept of ground breaking energy, i.e. excess of solar energy will be stored through thermal loops in the ground to generate geothermal mass. Thanks to its enterprising venture which is environmental friendly and sustainable, it has been awarded many top awards like Tourism Award with which Romantik Hotel Muottas Muragl walked off. Swiss Solar Award 2011 was presented by the Swiss solar agency at a ceremony on 10th October 2011in Geneva which was an extremely desired award given in the category of building renovation. The PEB Solar Award for 2011 was given too, which is an exclusive award for buildings that supply more energy than needed.
The building of Berghotel which is one hundred and four year old was renovated extensively to transform the location into environmental friendly hotel in Alps. This is first plus-energy luxury hotel to establish at 8,058 feet above sea level. High-end luxury hotel comforts can be provided by implementing plus energy concept. The renovation and expansion of Berghotel consumed overall energy of thirty six percent, in other words there was sixty four percent of energy reduction which resulted in the drop from 436,000 kWh/a to 157,400 kWh/a. The entire functioning of electricity of household will be provided by solar energy.
The Romantik Hotel features luxury accommodation with extensive terrace where guest could relax in fresh air watching the winter scenery of alpines. It is a great destination for outdoor activities such as hiking, tobogganing and snowshoeing. The price approximately starts at $299 per night per two persons.