One of the truly iconic ski resorts, legendary Zermatt nestles in a high alpine valley at the foot of the Matterhorn, arguably the most photogenic mountain in the world!
Steeped in mountaineering history, this charming car-free town epitomises what people imagine a ski town should look like.
Old wooden traditional chalet huts lie just off the main street with it's a traditional church and village square.
Choose from an array of hotels, from chalet style to the turn of the century Zermatterhof and Mont Cervin as well as a growing number of new hotels offering a modern twist.
There are several bars and restaurants from simple style pizza places like the North Wall up to the contemporary such as the Unique Hotel Post with it's bars and restaurants - Zermatt pretty much has something for everyone - from the snowboarder dudes to those looking for comfort and elegance.
We have online access to over 50 hotels in Zermatt so the hotels on our website are just a selection of what we can book.
The snow-sure ski area offers year round skiing and 360 km of pistes in three varied ski areas: the Sunnegga-Rothorn, Gornergrat-Stockhorn, Schwarzsee and Matterhorn glacier paradise. Snowboarders and freestylers are able to hone their skills in the Snowpark Zermatt in which Olympic hopefuls also train. A crossover to the Italian ski region of Breuil-Cervinia and Valtournenche is possible from the Matterhorn glacier paradise..
Total Ski Area (inc. Italy)
360 kilometres of pistes
75 km blue runs
220 km red runs
27 km black runs
38 km yellow runs (freeride)
Longest piste: Matterhorn glacier paradise - zermatt 25 km
80% of the pistes can be covered using artificial snow or are on the glacier
52 transport facilities
Zermatt Property Map
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