Gstaad is a village situated in the German-speaking region of the canton of Bern in southwest Switzerland. With many high class ski resorts attracting the most affluent and well-off travellers, many a Hollywood star has been spotted on the slopes here, adding even more appeal as a destination. The area is well known for its walking and hiking routes which vary in difficulty. Car hire in Gstaad will allow you to take a break from the slopes and see what the rest of the Bern canton has to offer.