... to the website of the «King of hoteliers and hotelier of the kings» (Citation: Prince of Wales).

Caesar Ritz (1850 - 1918), the mountain farmer's son from the Goms valley wrote a new chapter in the history of hotels in the 19th century. He had the gift and intuition to recognize the important elements of hospitality and he used them well and consequently.

Learn more about the amazing life of the world-famous hotelier.