Ideas for Mother’s Day in Zurich

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10 things to do for Mother's Day


Ideas for Mother’s Day in Zurich

Sunday 14th May 2017


Sunday 14th May 2017 is Mother’s Day in Switzerland. If you’re looking for gift ideas or for something special to do in and around Zurich here are a few ideas …

A Mother’s Day Brunch

Prosecco at the Marriott Zurich Brunch

Mother’s Day Brunch – Many hotels and restaurants in Zurich have special Mother’s Day Brunches on the menu – so why not pick your favourite and make a booking as soon as you can as there’re bound to fill up quickly. The Marriott Hotel in Zurich has a special Mother’s Day Bunch and with prosecco included in the set price this is bound to be a favourite! Find out more about the Marriotts’s Brunch here.

Fork & Bottle is also running a special Mother’s Day Brunch too. Find out more about Fork & Bottle’s Brunch here.

Swiss Tavolata also runs Mother’s Day brunches on farmyards in the beautiful Swiss countryside. Find out more about Swiss Tavolata’s Brunch here. 

You can also see our Brunch Guide here.

A Spa Trip

Luxury Day Spa at the Hotel Dolder Grand

A Spa Trip – how about a voucher to one of the spas or hammams in Zurich?  Check out our list here.

The Tamina Spa Bad Ragaz  makes for a great day out with views of the snow capped mountains from the outdoor pool. See here for details.

The Dolder Spa – at the Dolder Grand offers a very luxurious spa experience and you can also book a number of treatments too – see here for details.

Babyliss Heated Smoothing Brush

Babyliss heated smoothing brush

Babyliss heated ionic brush – The Babyliss heated finishing ionic brush gets rid of static and frizz and smoothes and styles hair. It’s a perfect styling tool which is heated. It makes a useful gift for beautiful hair and is particularly good for mid length or long hair. For more information see here. 

Braun Finishing Brush with ions – if you’re travelling and are looking for an anti-static brush that is both light and battery run (so no problems with travel to the US etc) this is perfect. It fits in your handbag and helps get rid of frizz in humid weather and makes your hair shine. NB it is not heated! More information here.

A Trip to See Beautiful Flowers

Spring flowers - rhododendron

See the Spring Flowers – why not take mum for a trip to see the Spring Flowers at the Botanic Gardens? Or a little further afield you can visit Seleger Moor.

The New Freitag R124 Bird Bag

New Freitag Bird R124 Bag

The Freitag R124 Bird Bag – just launched in time for Mother’s Day, the new Freitag bird bag is not just stylish but extremely practical. It’s tough too and comes in a variety of colours. Find out more here.

A Massage or Facial

pure Beauty Spa Zurich

Pure Beauty Spa Treatments –  Pure Beauty Spa offer a fabulous range of facials and massage treatments that your mum would really adore! For more information please click here.

A Finger Facelift Massage

Facial Rejuvenation Session – why not contact Sam for a natural finger facelift massage and Thai massage. Check here: for more information.


Give the gift of fitness! Jennifer Winkelhofer of My BodyToning is a fabulous personal trainer with lots of experience in helping mums with post natal fitness and of course day to day fitness too. She can organise gift vouchers for you and can be contacted here.

A Sputnik Zurich Laptop Bag

sputnik zurich

A Sputnik Lap Top Bag – a unisex water resistant laptop bag that is lightweight, reflective and tough and made in Zurich out of recycled materials could be a really thoughtful and practical gift. Find out more about Sputnik bags here.

Spoil Her With Chocolate

Max Chocolatier Valentine Hearts

Chocolate Love. Why not spoil her with chocolate? Max Chocolatier, Honold’s, Teuscher , Taucherli  and Say Chocolate in Zurich all have great chocolate gifts for this special celebration.

Mother’s Day Lunch Boat Cruise

Mother’s Day Boat Lunch Cruise. An excursion on Lake Zurich by boat with lunch on board to celebrate Mother’s Day. See here for details. 

A Luxury Hotel Break 

A taste of Paradise at the Hotel Eden Ascona

A Luxury Break at a fabulous Hotel. Hotels we’ve visited recently and can recommend include the Hotel Eden Roc in Ascona, the Giardina Hotel Ascona, the Hotel Splendide Royal in Lugano, the Hotel Schweizerhof in Bern and the Bellevue Palace Hotel, also in Bern.

Thomas Sabo Jewellery

African Vibes at Thomas Sabo Zurich

A piece of jewellery always  goes down well and Thomas Sabo has a variety of pieces at various price ranges from their African inspired collection. Visit the Thomas Sabo website here. 

Swarovski Jewellery

Ideas for Mother's Day in Zurich

Or how about this beautiful heart necklace from Swarovski? See all the details here. 

Rituals Room Diffuser

Rituals room diffuser

Rituals have a huge selection of quality products for the face for the body and for the home. We love this Verbena and Petitgrain room diffuser which is sure to make a great present.


A Trip To Visit Kiev for the Eurovision Song Contest

A very different and wacky idea would be to book yourself and mum a trip to Kiev to watch this year’s Eurovision Song Contest from 9th – 13th May – obviously going out before Mother’s Day! Find out more about Kiev and the Eurovision here.


Home Cooked Treats and R & R

Relaxation. Or you could of course simply treat mum to a lie-in and a fabulous home-cooked Sunday lunch?

Spring flowers in Zurich

Happy Mother’s Day!


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