Royal Orchid Swiss Hotel SA’s acquisition of Hôtel de Rougemont, Switzerland

Python has advised Royal Orchid Swiss Hotel SA on the acquisition of a 4 star superior boutique hotel, part of the prestigious Design Hotel™/Starwood collection Hotel de Rougemont in Rougemont (Switzerland).

Andresen Hôtels SA, owner of the Hôtel de Rougemont, and Hôtel de Rougemont Management Sàrl, the operator of the hotel, communicate the sale of the hotel, which took place retroactively by 15 December 2017.

This transaction included the acquisition of the hotel’s real estate as well as all the assets related to its operation.

The Hotel de Rougemont is the first luxury hotel in the Gstaad region to be acquired by a Chinese investor, a prominent Chinese family with offices based in Hong Kong.

Python advised Royal Orchid Swiss Hotel SA on the deal with a team led by partner Jean-Christophe Hocke (picture), assisted by associates Mathieu Granges and Frédéric Paul Reynaud.

Involved fees earner: Mathieu Granges – Python; Jean-Christophe Hocke – Python; Frédéric Paul-Reynaud – Python;

Law Firms: Python;

Clients: Royal Orchid Swiss Hotel SA;