The new concept of the good weather guarantee Ferienart Resort & Spa in Saas-Fee ensures guests a sunny holiday atmosphere. The good weather guarantee is offered to all hotel guests who book from June to October at least three days. Should it rain during the stay more than two days, the nights for each additional rainy day are given.A rainy day is when the weather station in Saas-Fee measures more than 5 mm of rainfall per day.
“We try to offer our clients innovative holiday concepts. Thanks to new tools in the weather risk management, we discovered a way to profit from the reputation as the sunniest Valais canton of Switzerland, “says Beat Ferienartbesitzer Anthamatten. As a pioneer in its field is the first hotelier Beat Anthamatten of Canton, who realized the potential of weather derivatives CelsiusPro as an additional benefit for its guests.
CelsiusPro companies from various industries such as Event, energy and transportation, the opportunity to protect themselves against weather-related losses. Beat Anthmattens long experience in the tourism industry and the know-how of CelsiusPro in weather risk management enable a concept that is both holiday guests and offers an attractive range of hotels from weather-related losses of revenue hedges.
“The collaboration between Ferienart CelsiusPro and creates new opportunities for the hotel industry. Therefore we have with the hotel Lausanne Ecole, a study on possible uses of weather derivatives as an attractive tool for risk management and marketing in the hotel industry in Europe through, “said Mark Ruegg, CEO of CelsiusPro.
The Swiss company
CelsiusPro AG specializes in the structuring and sale of individual weather certificates. The weather Certificates of CelsiusPro AG are based on data provided by national weather stations. The weather stations stretch from Oslo to Seville. Since the foundation works CelsiusPro AG together with the established multinational reinsurance group Swiss Re.
The five-star Resort & Spa Hotel Ferienart has 81 rooms, suites and family apartments, five restaurants and a modern wellness and spa area with fitness center. Besides the weather protection, the hotel offers its guests a CO2 certificate during the period of stay. In addition, the plant is due to the unique offer and the numerous awards the most prestigious hotel houses in Switzerland.