12 Places To Stay In Zermatt, Switzerland: A Year-Round Holiday Destination - Updated 2024

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Zermatt in Switzerland is one of the best skiing and climbing areas in the world. This pretty village is nestled deep within a valley and is the perfect location to enjoy the Matterhorn. The village is welcoming and has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Obviously, during the winter months, the area is busy with other tourists looking for the best snow to enjoy winter sports. During the rest of the year, the area is popular with hikers and mountain climbers. This cobbled-street village is a perfect base for a holiday, any time of the year. We are going to help you plan where to stay in Zermatt, Switzerland. Check out the following top places to stay in Zermatt, so that you too can experience this beautiful location. Let’s take a closer look.

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 April 08, 2024.


1. Le Petit CHARME-INN (from USD 116)

Situated in the center of Zermatt and minutes away from the ski elevators, this beautiful hotel offers elegant accommodations. Guests can enjoy scintillating views of Matterhorn Mountain from the rooftop terrace.

Suffused with flavors of an Alpine chalet and in order to blend intrinsically with the country of Switzerland that borders the Alps, the guestrooms come furnished in wood furnishings and warm colors. Equipped with heating and comfy beds, the room creates a tranquil ambiance perfect for a good night’s rest. You can enjoy a show on the flat-screen TV should you decide to stay in. Free WiFi keeps you connected with loved ones back home. Guests can relish a delicious breakfast at the in-house restaurant before heading out to ski. This property welcomes pets.

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Wifi Available

Address: Metzggasse 28

Pets allowed Terrace Non-smoking rooms Skiing Internet services Lift Safety deposit box Hiking

2. Backstage Boutique SPA Hotel (from USD 465)

Located in an excellent position near two railway stations, this popular and trendy hotel is a great option for all travellers. The Backstage Boutique SPA Hotel has rooms which are fully furnished and include both an open fire, perfect to keep you warm in the winter months, and free WiFi. Each room also boasts a private balcony and an entertainment (CD and DVD player) system. The additional onsite amenities are modern and include a fully operational and relaxing spa area which has a hot tub, sauna, steam bath, and a massage room. After a busy day hiking or skiing, we’re sure you’ll be grateful for these features. Besides, there is an on-site restaurant.

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Backstage Boutique SPA Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Hofmattstrasse 4

Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Sauna Garden Terrace

3. Hotel Welschen (from USD 135)

This boutique hotel offers a fantastic breakfast, ideal to start the day with. Located on a south-facing slope, guests can enjoy unique views of the Matterhorn. You will need to select the Matterhorn-view rooms if you want to guarantee this feature. The property is only a few minutes walk from the Sunnegga Express station. The Hotel Welschen also features a spa which can be accessed at an extra charge. Meals can be enjoyed in the Swiss restaurant of its sister hotel, as there is no restaurant on-site at this hotel. There is, however, an onsite coffee house and free WiFi is available throughout the property.

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Hotel Welschen

Address: Wiestistrasse 44

Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Kid-friendly buffet WiFi available in all areas Tour desk Packed lunches Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Hot tub Concierge service

4. Hotel Garni Testa Grigia (from USD 149)

If you have party members who may not be interested in skiing, hiking or exploring the surrounding nature every day then the Hotel Garni Testa Grigia might be your ideal base. For additional fees, guests can use the mini-golf course, squash and tennis courts, billiards table or even sign up for culture and food classes. This hotel was completely renovated in 2010 and so each of the rooms includes a private balcony, coffee facilities, and free WiFi. The standard of soft furnishings is also very high, throughout the rooms and the hotel.

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Hotel Garni Testa Grigia

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Bahnhofstrasse 21

Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Skiing Internet services Lift Safety deposit box

5. Christiania Mountain & Spa (from USD 215)

Located directly next to the funicular, this central location is the ideal base for avid skiers or snowboarders. You will be able to roll out of bed and straightaway hit the slopes! The spa at the Christiania includes access to a Finnish sauna, bio sauna, steam room, pool, and even an ice cave. You’ll come out of the spa feeling like a whole new person! In the summer months, guests can also enjoy private use of the miniature golf and tennis courts. Dining is available at this restaurant with a hearty breakfast on offer and a four-course meal. You’ll need to eat a lot to keep your energy up for the slopes.

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The Christiania Mountain Spa Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Wiestistrasse 7

Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre Garden

6. ARCA Solebad Wellness & Spa (from USD 385)

The ARCA also boasts south-facing rooms that benefit from spectacular views of the Matterhorn. If you are a larger than average-sized group this hotel might be your ideal match because, alongside the traditional-sized rooms, they also offer apartments. There is an onsite coffee house and onsite mini-market. Each of the rooms include a small kitchenette area so there is plenty of flexibility for catering. Breakfast is also served every morning. The Solebad Wellness & Spa at the hotel uniquely includes an indoor brine pool alongside a steam bath and sauna. For additional charge spa treatments can be arranged. Free WiFi is available throughout the entire hotel.

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Hotel Arca Solebad & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Spissstrasse 42

Bar Sauna Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Babysitting/child services Laundry Skiing


7. Spacious apartment in the heart of the city (from USD 75)

Best suited for two people, this newly renovated studio rests on a land of 30 square meters (322.92 square feet) in the tranquil neighborhood of Winkelmatten. It enjoys an unbeatable location and is ingeniously placed near the best restaurants and bars in the city. You can club it with a five-room apartment if you are traveling with a large pack.

You will find a grocery store at the turn of the lane should you like to have a cookout in the fully equipped kitchen. Free WiFi can be used for both work and leisure. Cars can be parked in the garage.

The bus stop is only a few meters away. With a slew of recreational opportunities near this Vrbo, you will never run out of fun things to do when you are here. You can engage in a fun day of swimming, fishing, golf, cycling, hiking, skiing, ice skating, and mountain biking.

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Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Manfred Ihr macht das top
in der Kueche war alles was man brauchen kann
war alles vorhanden was man brauch Und auch die Lage war top
We had an amazing time Studio was perfect
Sehr flexible nette und hilfsbereite
I loved every relaxing minute of my stay
Ich war zum ersten mal in einer Fewo sonst immer
auf dem neusten Stand inkl iPad
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8. Jägerhof Appartements (from USD 99)

If you’re a party of up to six people looking for a bit more space, this property might be perfect. It is a three-bedroom apartment with a kitchenette. There are also several other rooms at the property, located a short seven-minute walk from the Matterhorn Express Station. Each apartment includes a small relaxation area which is fully equipped with a flat-screen television. It is worth noting that not all of the rooms have a private balcony. There are many excellent additional facilities on site, such as a restaurant which serves delicious food and a modern fitness centre. There is free WiFi throughout.

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Jägerhof Serviced Apartements

Wifi Available

Address: Steinmattstr. 85

Restaurant Pets allowed Bar Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry

9. Cabana Apartments (from USD 163)

Located just beside the train station these apartments offer excellent ease of access. There are less onsite facilities than some of the other accommodation options that we have mentioned. However, the standard of these apartments is very high. Each unit includes free WiFi, a balcony and modern amenities. Thanks to the well-equipped kitchenette, furnished with a fridge, oven, stovetop and coffee machine, guests can enjoy more flexibility in terms of self-catering. If you plan to visit during the summer months, be sure to take full advantage of the sun terrace.

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Cabana Apartments

Wifi Available

Address: Bodmenstrasse 3

Terrace Non-smoking rooms Skiing Internet services Soundproof rooms Hiking Heating WiFi Available

10. Hotel Hemizeus & Iremia Spa (from USD 186)

With friendly staff and an inviting atmosphere its easy to see why this is a popular location. Hotel Hemizeus & Iremia Spa is a family-run aparthotel and there are several different apartment styles to choose from. Each apartment is well decorated and includes access to the new Iremia Spa. This modern spa features a bio sauna, a Finnish sauna, a steam bath, a Kneipp pool, and even a hot tub. After relaxing in the spa, guests can enjoy both traditional Swiss and international cuisine at the restaurant, teamed with a perfectly matching glass of wine from the wine cellar. It is worth noting that this property is a 20-minute walk away from the centre of Zermatt.

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11. Chalet Aeschhorn (from USD 113)

For many people, this property is in the perfect location, just 400 meters (1312 feet) from the train station and also 800 meters (2624 feet) from the ski lift. Each of the apartments includes a large flat-screen television with cable and a kitchenette with a dining area. Look out of the windows and you’ll enjoy beautiful mountain views. We love that the Chalet Aeschhorn also has a small garden and has easy access to the local grocery store and restaurants. It is also worth noting that pets are allowed at this property for no extra charge.

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Chalet Aeschhorn

Wifi Available

Address: Chrum 14

Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Internet services Heating

12. Mountain Exposure Luxury Chalets & Apartments (from USD 238)

These luxurious four and five-star penthouse apartments are spread throughout Zermatt. Each one is uniquely decorated with love and care. You can be guaranteed a special holiday by choosing to stay at one of these accommodations. Be sure to read the website carefully because the sizes of these accommodations also differ. Each self-catering unit includes a meet-and-greet service to and from the property to ensure that all guests arrive safe and sound. The kitchenette is well equipped and you will find everything you need in the apartment for a comfortable stay. For an additional fee, a food package and even half-board can be arranged.

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Luxury Chalets & Apartments by Mountain Exposure

Wifi Available

Address: Office only: Schälpmattgasse 14

Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing Babysitting/child services Laundry Dry cleaning Skiing

Discover the very best of Zermatt

We absolutely adore Zermatt and we’re sure that you will too. On one hand, by choosing to stay in one of these top hotels you’ll be well looked after and can enjoy a wide number of additional onsite facilities. On the other hand, you’ll also enjoy much more flexibility in relation to catering options. Whichever is right for your holiday, book today to avoid disappointment.

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