Top 10 Vacation Rentals In Zermatt, Switzerland - Updated 2024

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It is natural for city dwellers to get fed up of their lives in the fast lanes of the metropolises and crave for the simple charms of a small town. Sometimes the hip and happening lifestyle of cities is just not enough and one desires the therapeutic atmosphere of a small town set amidst breathtaking views of nature. When looking for such a place for your next vacation, you would find a few places that fit the description more perfectly than Zermatt. It is a town set in Valais canton in southern Switzerland and lies below the famous Matterhorn peak- a pyramid-shaped mountain. Set at an elevation of about 1600 metres (5249.3 feet) above sea level, this town is surrounded by the picturesque Swiss Alps. So while you are planning a trip to this unparalleled destination, look through these ten vacation rentals in Zermatt where you can stay.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 18, 2024.

1. Cozy apartment for two (from USD 165)

This is a one-bedroom apartment that can accommodate up to two people. The apartment is resplendent with tasteful and luxurious furnishings. It has a large living cum sleeping area with a double bed, radio, television and DVD, and also free WiFi. The open kitchen consists of all the facilities that would be convenient for the guests like an electric coffee machine with Capsules, oven, four induction hot plates, dishwasher and microwave. The room is attached with a small balcony from where the guests can enjoy the view around. Smoking is strictly prohibited and pets are not allowed on the premises. The apartment is also centrally located with cafes, restaurants, bikes or ski rentals, bus stop, supermarkets and so on, just metres away.

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16 reviews  
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It was noisy at night with the windows open and warm and stuffy with them
Everything in the apartment was good
We walked with luggage from the train to the apartment
Location:
A market is across the street for getting supplies
Shopping is 5 minutes away
Check in was quick and easy Location is ideal for a short walk to the bus for transport to the ski slope
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2. Sunny and homely apartment with amenities (from USD 118)

This one-room apartment has a living cum sleeping area with television, one sofa bed and one double bed, and can accommodate up to three people. Though small in size, its simple furnishings and cosy interior gives a homely vibe and helps you to relax more. The apartment is on the second floor of the building and south facing thus allowing ample sunlight to come in. The balcony offers beautiful views of the Matterhorn. The open kitchen is fully equipped with four ceramic glass hob hotplates, oven, electric coffee machine and freezer. Smoking is strictly prohibited within the premises. The apartment is accessible after climbing ninety-eight steps hence cars cannot come right to the front door. Grocery stores, supermarkets, cafes, ski rentals, bus stop, bakery and the town centre are all within close proximity.

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13 reviews  
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed comfortable and the view from the balcony stunning - looking straight to the Matterhorn
The kitchen was well-equipped
Our only complaint was the lack of wifi in the apartment -
Location:
The apartment was conveniently located just next to a bus stop giving easy access to the ski area and was a short (~10 min) walk from the center of town
Clean and simple Located in a quite neighborhood just a few steps from downtown Wife and I enjoyed several meals on the deck facing the mountain
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3. A lovely room with a view (from USD 109)

This is a one-bedroom one-bathroom apartment that can accommodate up to three people. It has a double bed and all the facilities to make a guest comfortable like television, personal computer, spa tub and the internet. This is a non-smoking area and good for families. The balcony offers a unique view of the Matterhorn. Limousine and laundry services are provided by the apartment and children below six years are accommodated for free. Sleeping arrangement is provided free of cost to the third guest. The apartment is ideally located with the Mountain Railway nearby.

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Zermatt, CH
29 reviews  
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

4. Exquisite chalet with room for four (from USD 216)

This is a chalet with one bedroom and one bathroom that can accommodate up to four people. This is a modern accommodation that is directly accessible via road and not after climbing a long flight of stairs as is the case with most buildings in Zermatt. The bedroom, living room and dining room windows provide picturesque views of the Matterhorn. Besides, it has a south facing patio with chairs and tables on the lawn. The chalet also has fast internet, television and a fully equipped kitchen. The apartment is surrounded by some of the best restaurants that offer a delicious fare.

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39 reviews   Wifi Available
chalet 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The view was the ultimate
The apartment had comfort of home ammenities
The apartment was perfect and cozy
The kitchen and bathroom were spotless and offered everything necessary
The view to the Matterhorn from the terrace is second to none
Cleanliness:
The apartment was very clean
The property was as described and super clean
The apartment was very clean and cozy
Host:
She also treated us to some delightful croissants each morning
The owner was very responsive and helpful with all questions we had
The owner was very good about helping us reach the apt and followed up frequently to make sure we were having a good stay
was very prompt and helpful answering any questions we had
The property is spotless and incredibly clean Marion was always very quick to respond to any request
Location:
Several excellent restaurants are only a few minute walk away
We also took a great hike from the Randa train station to the World's Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge
Perfect position elevated on the outskirts of Zermatt Views are just amazing
It isn't a long walk to any shops or restaurants
and we would happily return any time Guests should note it is a bit of a walk downhill to lifts bus and shops
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5. Gorgeous cottage amid a serene surrounding (from USD 308)

This apartment consists of a bedroom that can accommodate two guests, the living room is separate where you can put a sleeper couch for two more people, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. The balcony is sunny and offers stunning views of the mountains surrounding the apartment. It is located on the side of a mountain and is thus away from the cacophony of the main town. Though it is not in the town centre yet it is just 6 minutes from the station and 10 minutes away from the main town. Besides, there are many facilities provided by the establishment like a coin-operated washing machine in the laundry room, dryer, iron, Wifi, television, shampoo and so on. However, like most chalets in Zermatt, car drop till the doorstep is not possible.

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Zermatt, Wallis, Switzerland
372 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
matterhorn view from living room it was fab to have breakfast with the view
the view from the living room is breathtaking- a clear picturesque view of matterhorn
stunning and breathtaking view from anywhere in the rooms
if you’re looking for an apartment with an amazing view of the matterhorn look no further
the facilities are good and the view is very good
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
the apartment was clean and nice
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
the space was very clean tidy and spacious
it is very clean and lovely decorated
Host:
claire is a wonderful host
claire was also very friendly and quick with responses
she was really helpful and responsive
claire was very reachable and helpful
great host very responsive to all questions & in a quick turn around time
Location:
great location in the village of zermatt
alan’s place was a wonderful location far enough out yet close enough to walk everywhere
i am so glad my husband and i choose this location for our stay in zermatt
bit of a walk from the station but well rewarded with fantastic views
hope to book your place again soon
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6. A charming residence for five (from USD 327)

This apartment consists of two bedrooms and can accommodate up to five guests. The double bedrooms have a balcony and there is a terrace to the south of the building from where you can savour the unparalleled view of the Matterhorn. The establishment has two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and wifi facility. A folded baby bed and chair are provided for infant guests. The property is centrally located with the train station and shopping area just five minutes away. There is a bus stop in front of the apartment and a bakery is located just next door. There is a clinic on the ground floor of the property thus making medical assistance available near at hand.

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Zermatt, Wallis, Switzerland
366 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 5 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen and bathrooms have all amenities and the coffee maker was an added bonus
the apartment is amazing with the most stunning view of the matterhorn
apartment provides basic amenities for a comfortable stay
well stocked kitchen and nice furnishings
spacious two bedroom two bath with great wifi and well stocked kitchen
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean and quite comfortable
the apartment is big very clean and well equipped
apartment is clean and two bathrooms were pretty helpful
the apartment is very spacious and clean perfect for family to stay in
the apartment was comfortable & clean
Host:
host was extremely helpful
sikke was a great host
the host was very helpful and responded quickly to any questions
sikke is friendly and quick reply to the request
sikke is very responsive
Location:
very good location only a few minutes near the zermatt station
location is perfect near to everything
excellent location just 5 mins walk from zermatt train station and gornergrat station
the location is excellent very close to train station
the location is great
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7. A homey stay for families with children (from USD 164)

This is a one-bedroom apartment that has a double bed and can accommodate up to four guests. It is furnished with all the modern amenities like Wifi, two big flat-screen televisions, charging dock and so on. Besides, it has a fully equipped kitchen, a separate dining area and a living room with a sofa bed if necessary. The apartment is on the third floor of the building and the Matterhorn is visible from all the rooms and of course the balcony. The central location allows the guests to reach all the main attractions of Zermatt and transport within a few minutes.

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Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
383 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful apartment with panaromic view of matterhorn
apartment was adorable with a perfect view
the view of matterhorn just from the room window was also amazing
thirdly ;the apt was the best stocked apt we have stayed in with air bnb
amazing view from the bedroom great appliances and excellent shower
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet
very clean and stylish apt
flat was extremely clean and comfortable
house was very clean and well set up
the apartment was excellent - spotlessly clean comfortable and well-equipped
Host:
she was a great host
elena is a wonderful host
awesome host and awesome property
elena is a caring host who makes sure her guests are comfortable
the host is a very nice lady
Location:
apartment location is superb
great location that was easy walking distance to town
great location to everything in zermatt
ideal location without being exorbitantly expensive
wonderful apartment in a fantastic location
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8. Regal home for five (from USD 200)

This is an imperial apartment consisting of two bedrooms and one bathroom and can accommodate up to five people. It comes with many amenities for the convenience of the guests like television, internet, parking space and heater. The environment within the premises is safe for children so the guests can bring their kids without anything to worry about. The apartment also comes with a fully equipped kitchen and both the bedrooms have double beds. There are two balconies from where you can savour the view of the picturesque Matterhorn peak. Besides, the apartment is ideally located with the train station, Bahnhofstrasse and the village are just five minutes away on foot.

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Zermatt, VS, CH
5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Gorgeous accommodation facing Cervin (from USD 160)

This is a one bedroom and one bathroom apartment that can accommodate up to four people. Smoking is strictly prohibited within the premises and pets are allowed upon request. The apartment has many facilities for the convenience of the guests like two landline telephones, two Samsung televisions, iPhone and iPod dock, CD and DVD players, internet, laser printer with copy and fax features, and shower with hydro-massage. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the necessary appliances. The balcony is large and furnished with a table, four chairs and two Lafuma sun loungers. The apartment is on the third floor facing the Cervin so you will get a view of it from every room.

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Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The view from the bedroom
the living-room and the balcony - also very comfortable and really well equipped - is extraordinary
It is indeed luxurious: fine furniture
The kitchen is well equipped
Modern and tasteful with easy furnitures
Cleanliness:
so we weren't able to make use of them
Everything was correctly described (English and French sometimes German)
Fondu and raclette sets were available in the apartment so easy for do it
Host:
The owner was very kind to prepare a welcome basket with lots of food
The owner is very kind and helpful too
Elena was very easy to work with and provided timely information
Thank you Elena for having welcomed us in your wonderful apartment
approx 90 CHF nor the tourist fee 3 CHF per person and day
Location:
It is a short walk into Zermatt from where everything ( bars
It is a short walk into Zermatt from where everything (bars
(Note for next time wear lots of layers
Gornergratbahn not far away from the next bakery and restaurants
The location was great -- only a 5 min walk to the Sunnegga funicular
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10. A cosy vacation rental for three

This is an underground flat consisting of a single bedroom that can accommodate up to three guests. The bedroom is furnished with a double bed and has enough room for an extra sleeping mattress or a cot for an infant. Even though the flat is in the basement yet enough light enters the premises and it is airy. Besides, the apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, wifi facility, iron, dryer, and a television with all channels. This establishment is best for solo travellers, couples and business travellers. The location of the flat is such that you can explore any part of Zermatt from here.

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Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
157 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is excellent with all the amenities and a great book collection to boot
great facilities - spacious apartment with boot and ski store space
clear information of the route to henry’s house same facilities and furnishings state at the photos
we were welcomed with chocolates on the table some helpful tips
the apartment itself is beautiful comfortable and has lots of natural light
Cleanliness:
clean and cosy place
everything was very clean and organized well
apartment was clean and comfortable
the apartment is really clean and neat
everything was tidy and clean which i appreciated a lot
Host:
they were quick to respond with helpful advice and recommendations
great hosts made us feel special
the hosts were very helpful and friendly
both henry and erica were great hosts and were more than happy to help us with our requests
henry and erica are great hosts
Location:
pleasant short walk from the train station
perfect location in beautiful zermatt
great location - easy walk or short free bus ride to all the ski lifts
pleasant apartment a 15 minute walk from station
5/5 - great location in zermatt
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Holiday in the land of beauty

It is a well-known fact that Switzerland is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. It offers breathtaking views of nature and is a tourist’s paradise in every sense of the term. The small town of Zermatt set in the shadows of the famous Matterhorn Peak encompasses the spirit of Switzerland in the best way possible. So without further delay, pack your bags and visit this amazing destination.

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