It’s no secret that Swiss-made watches are some of the finest timepieces around, so it’s easy to see why you’d want to add one of these luxury watches to your collection. If you’re a classic watch enthusiast like us, Swiss-made watches are manufactured from the finest materials by the best watch craftsmen around. They really are a great investment.
Following on from our piece around the best Swiss watches for men, we’ve hand-picked 10 of our favourite Swiss watches for women – including affordable options all the way up to the most luxurious Swiss watches. Let’s take a look.
Affordable luxury (Under £2,000)
La Grande Classique de Longines L4.5184.108.40.206
Starting off our best Swiss watch collection is this Longines timepiece – and it can be yours for less than £1,000! Longines have been manufacturing fine watches since 1832 (when they were founded in St-Imier, Switzerland) so you can be certain of their quality despite being one of the more affordable Swiss watch brands.
Crafted from stainless steel and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, the La Grande Classique de Longines is water-resistant to 3 bar. The beautiful sunray blue watch dial is completed with diamond hour markers and silver polished hands for a classic yet elegant look. It’s even available in 20 other styles, including black alligator straps and gold cases, so you can find one to perfectly compliment your style. £970.
Tag Heuer Aquaracer Quartz
Tag Heuer are perhaps one of the most famous Swiss watchmaking brands, and there’s a good reason for that. Also founded in St-Imier, the luxury watch manufacturer has been around since 1860 and has consistently produced some of the finest watches around.
This 27mm piece is another classic silver watch that would look great in your watch collection. The sleek quartz watch is equipped with a polished steel unidirectional turning bezel, a rhodium-plated dial and a fine-brushed steel strap to complete the look. If you’re looking for an affordable yet luxury timepiece, the Tag Heuer Aquaracer Quartz could be the one. £1,100.
Omega Prestige Quartz 27.4mm
Omega is royalty within the Swiss watchmaking community. Founded in 1848, in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, Omega watches have not only been tested on earth but have also been worn from the depths of the ocean to outer space. You’re in good hands with an Omega watch.
The beautiful Omega Prestige De Ville watch collection has attracted a large following due to its tasteful and sophisticated design. This luxurious watch features a stunning two-tone black dial, complete with stylish Roman numeral hour indexes and a scratch-resistant crystal cover. £1,740.
Mid-range (Under £20,000)
Rolex Lady-Datejust Oystersteel and white gold
Rolex is another luxury Swiss watch brand that you’ve definitely heard of before. Although they are now headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, Rolex was first founded in London in 1920. Despite its British origins, Rolex remains one of the most popular Swiss watch brands worldwide.
Lady-Datejust is a classic feminine watch, but this particular model is a real statement piece with its pink dial and jubilee bracelet. The date aperture is enhanced by its elegant Cyclops lens, making it distinctly stylish. You’ll also notice its defined hour markers that are fashioned from 18-carat gold. Pretty impressive, we think. £7,300.
IWC Schaffhausen Portofino Automatic 37
IWHC Schaffhausen is an iconic Swiss watch brand that has been around since 1868. In recent years, they’ve been an environmentalism forerunner in the watchmaking industry after committing to the sustainable development of quality watches.
The Portofino Automatic 37 is one of IWC Schaffhausen’s most striking watches. Its Lilac leather alligator strap is what makes it so distinct, and the Portofino is finished off with its alluring 18-carat gold case and silver-plated dial. It will certainly brighten up your watch collection. £14,950.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Night & Day Medium
This Swiss watch and clock manufacturer has been producing luxury watches since 1833 and is highly regarded as a top-tier Richemont brand. This Jaeger-LeCoultre watch is crafted of the finest materials around, sporting a sophisticated leather strap that will pair well with an evening dress, along with a pink gold case and baguette recto hands.
To top off this stunning design, the Rendez-Vous Night & Day is encrusted with elegant diamonds on the case. If you’re looking for a quality watch without the high-end price tag, this could be the perfect watch for you. £19,600.
High-end Swiss watches (Over £20,000)
Breguet Marine Dame 9518
Although the company was founded in France, Breguet is now headquartered in Switzerland and is owned by the Swiss Swatch Group. Breguet luxury Swiss watches have been around since 1775, making them one of the oldest luxury watchmakers around, are they were very much a pioneer within the watchmaking industry.
This high-end round watch is simply stunning to look at, and it’s available with either a leather or rubber strap. Despite being rubber, the white strap looks extremely elegant and luxurious. The neutral colour means it will perfectly with any daytime or evening outfit, and the case boasts 50 diamonds and a natural mother-of-pearl dial that is hand-engraved. If you’re looking to add a little piece of history to your collection, the Marine Dame will do just that. £27,500.
Chopard Happy Sport 36mm Automatic
Chopard have been leading the way in the women’s luxury jewellery market since 1860 and are well-known as one of the finest producers of women’s watches worldwide. The family-owned business have also committed several sustainability plans, including using only ethical gold and a sustainable supply chain.
This stylishly feminine watch boasts an 18-carat rose gold features with a sleek sports case to match the bracelet. This watch shows off everything that Chopard is about, with its elegant style, diamond-set bezel and white mother-of-pearl dial to complete the look. We can’t get enough of it. £32,000.
IWC Schaffhausen Da Vinci Automatic 36mm
IWC Schaffhausen is the only brand to feature twice in our top ten, and that’s because their high-end watches are simply irresistible. From its silver-plated dial to the golden hands and dome-shaped crown, the Da Vinci Automatic is a tribute to Leonardo Da Vinci himself and is a modern take on a classic women’s Swiss watch. You’ll also notice its beautiful strap that is constructed from 18-carat gold. Measuring a width of 18mm, it’s the perfect everyday watch. £32,950.
Patek Nautilus 7010/1R-011 Rose Gold
The last but definitely not least of our hand-picked Swiss watches for women is this stylish Nautilus model by Patek. Patek Philippe is considered as one of the most prestigious watchmakers in the world, and their brand has previously been worn by the likes of Queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth II and Marie Curie. If you’re looking for a watch to make you feel like royalty, the Patek Nautilus is that watch.
With a rounded octagonal bezel and silvery opaline dial, the Nautilus exhibits luxury from every angle. The gold hour markers are complete with a luminescent coating, the bezel is set with 46 stunning diamonds and the strap is crafted from rose gold with a fold-over clasp. It’s a real statement piece that you’ll just want to get your hands on. £34,550.
Taking care of your luxury watches
Whether this is your first luxury watch purchase or you’re adding to your beautiful collection, you’ll want a strong watch case to keep your most prized possessions safe from any harm. Here at The Case Farm, our watch cases are crafted from the strongest materials around to offer complete dustproof, waterproof and crushproof protection for your stunning watch collection.
If you’re just starting out, you might like our 3 watch case to compliment your collection, however more avid watch enthusiasts might prefer our 10 watch case or even 18 watch case to fit even more of their luxury watches. You could even share the watch case with your partner!