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10 Best Hotels in Zermatt

3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat
3 out of 5
Gornergrat 3100m, Zermatt, VS
AU$776
per night
8 May - 9 May
4.93 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (234 reviews)

"Excellent hotel with a nice view and helpful staff, we would definitely visit again."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb. 2020

3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat
Grand Hotel Zermatterhof
5 out of 5
Bahnhofstrasse 55, Zermatt, VS
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0.06 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (168 reviews)

"The staff was incredible. Everything was easy. The location is perfect with incredible views."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb. 2020

Grand Hotel Zermatterhof
Phoenix
3 out of 5
Untere Wiestistrasse 11, Zermatt, VS
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0.76 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (473 reviews)

"Perfect. Very friendly staff. Delicious breakfast. Easy to reach town square as well as mountain."…"

Reviewed on 3 Feb. 2020

Phoenix
Hotel Ambassador Zermatt
4 out of 5
Spissstrasse 10, Zermatt, VS
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0.65 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (159 reviews)

"Great proximity to station and ski station. Lovely welcome at reception. Room had spectacular view of the Matterhorn. Breakfast exceeded expectations."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar. 2020

Hotel Ambassador Zermatt
Hotel Alpenhof
4.5 out of 5
Matterstrasse 43, Postfach 462, Zermatt, VS
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0.56 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (371 reviews)

"Boutique hotel with lots of character, beautiful rooms, great location."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar. 2020

Hotel Alpenhof
Hotel Helvetia
2 out of 5
Bahnhofstrasse 72, Zermatt, VS
AU$261
per night
6 May - 7 May
0.09 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (441 reviews)

"Convenient to main area of Zermatt. Hotel could be updated--stairs are hard to maneuver because they are so narrow."…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019

Hotel Helvetia
Hotel Butterfly, BW Signature Collection Hotel
3 out of 5
Bodmenstrasse 21, Zermatt, VS
AU$299
per night
1 May - 2 May
0.41 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (535 reviews)

"Cute Alpine Hotel. Great location very close to train station. Had large but room with balcony. Great breakfast and afternoon tea (we drank wine)."…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb. 2020

Hotel Butterfly, BW Signature Collection Hotel
Hotel Alphubel Zermatt
2 out of 5
Brantschenhaus 7, Zermatt, VS
AU$252
per night
1 May - 2 May
0.31 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (317 reviews)
Great location, very good service. Worth.

"Very nice and helpful owner. It is not a fancy hotel, but you definitely get your money's worth, particularly considering a tourist-town like Zermatt. 5 min walk from the train station and right next to Bahnhofstrasse."…"

Reviewed on 17 Dec. 2019

Hotel Alphubel Zermatt
Hotel LA COURONNE
3.5 out of 5
Kirchstrasse 17, Zermatt, VS
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0.17 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (228 reviews)
Super cute

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Reviewed on 8 Nov. 2019

Hotel LA COURONNE
Alpenhotel Fleurs de Zermatt
4 out of 5
Unterer Mattenweg 41, Zermatt, VS
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0.73 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (277 reviews)

"We had a fabulous stay here at Fleurs de Zermatt! The facilities are very clean, updated, and beautiful. Service was excellent. We especially loved the huge breakfast buffet (with unlimited specialty coffee drinks!), the lovely views, awesome location, ski room with heated lockers, and fabulous spa ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar. 2020

Alpenhotel Fleurs de Zermatt
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Visiting Zermatt

Travelers to Zermatt give high marks for the ski areas, magnificent mountain views, and relaxing spas. This city also attracts tourists with its scenic landscape. Top sights around the area include Park and Matterhorn.

  • There are 173 hotels and other accommodations in Zermatt
  • The closest major airport is in Sion (SIR) 38.6 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Zermatt

The mountain views, hiking trails, and glaciers highlight the city's natural beauty, and Matterhorn, Unterrothorn, and Gorner Ridge are worth a visit. Skiing is one of the top activities, while Mountaineers Cemetery, Zermatt - Furi, and Zermatt-Furi Gondola are favorite sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are St. Mauritius Church and Matterhorn Museum.

In Zermatt, you'll be able to select from 173 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for a perfect holiday retreat. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hotel Riffelalp Resort 2222m - This 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, ski slopes, and 3 restaurants.
  • Hotel Firefly - Our customers like the bar and breakfast at this hotel. This 4.5-star hotel features ski slopes, free breakfast, and an indoor pool.
  • Parkhotel Beau Site - This 4.5-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and free breakfast. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Park, located 9.8 mi (15.8 from the center of the city.

Getting Around Zermatt

If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Zermatt Station. Zermatt may not have many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Zermatt

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 17°F and the nighttime average to be 8°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 35°F during the day and 10°F at night
  • July through September averages 39°F during the day and 27°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 32°F during the day and 11°F at night
  • About 0.98 inches of rain falls on Zermatt each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 37°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 8°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Zermatt?
Hotel Firefly is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and an indoor pool. It is located a short Matterhorn Ski Paradise. Reviews from our site also recommend Romantik Hotel Julen and The Omnia as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Zermatt, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Zermatt.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Zermatt?
Based on reviews, Residence Patricia Zermatt is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an indoor pool. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Helvetia and Le Petit CHARME-INN.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday to Zermatt?
Hotel Continental is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options to stay with the children include Hotel Firefly and Hotel-Garni Plateau Rosa. Also, attractions in the area such as Salette Cable Car and Champoluc Gondola are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic getaway to Zermatt?
Unique Hotel Post is a favourite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and cable TV. Another good option for your romantic getaway is Hotel Albatros Zermatt.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Zermatt?
Mirabeau Hotel & Residence is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers 2 restaurants and a full-service spa for its human guests. Hotel Bristol is another good option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Zermatt?
Unique Hotel Post is a 4.5-star hotel with 3 restaurants and 2 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Hotel Matterhorn Focus and Parkhotel Beau Site are two other upscale options for your stay.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Zermatt?
Unique Hotel Post is a favourite 4.5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 3 restaurants and 2 bars. Schlosshotel my Lifestyle and Backstage Boutique Hotel are a couple of other boutique hotels.
Where's the best place to stay for a trip to the slopes in Zermatt?
Based on our travel data, Alpen Resort Hotel is a top 4-star hotel for a winter getaway, and features ski passes and free breakfast. Other good choices for your stay near the slopes include Hotel LA COURONNE and Hotel Antares. Spend your days on the slopes by visiting Matterhorn Ski Paradise, Klein Matterhorn Cable Car or Breuil-Cervinia Ski Area.
How is it to stay in Zermatt?
Travellers to Zermatt give high marks for the ski areas, magnificent mountain views and relaxing spas. This city also attracts tourists with its scenic landscape. Top sights in the city include Matterhorn, Matterhorn Ski Paradise and Klein Matterhorn Cable Car. In Zermatt, there are 345 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Zermatt?
The city is notable for landmarks such as Matterhorn, Mountaineers Cemetery and Zermatt-Furi Gondola. The mountains, hiking trails and glaciers highlight the city’s natural beauty, and Gorner Ridge, Breithorn and Val d’Ayas are worth a visit. Skiing is one of the top activities, while Gornergrat Station, Zermatt–Sunnegga Funicular and Sunnegga Ski Resort are favourite sights to visit.
How should I get around Zermatt?
If you want to travel outside the area, hop on a train from Zermatt Gornergratbahn Station, Zermatt Station or Riffelberg. Zermatt may not have many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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