The world-famous Matterhorn, or 'Horu', peeps directly into the rooms of the youth hostel at the edge of Zermatt village. It is not just the first-class location that is exclusive, however, but also the youth hostel itself. Among the most modern of its kind in the world, it welcomes internationl guests of every age.
*Please note that Youthhostel Zermatt offers half-board as standard and this is included in the price.*
Breakfast from 07.00-09.30, dinner from 18.00-19.30.
Views of the Matterhorn from your bedroom!
Those who love to recount their sporting exploits will meet like-minded guests in the spacious lobby, while those seeking relaxation might prefer to retreat to the comfortable armchair nook for some cosy chat. This is a youth hostel where striking up acquaintances comes naturally. Here, admirers of good architecture are treated to a special experience, as are Matterhorn fans. Architecture buffs will find a successful and daring mixture of traditional and modern approaches to guest accommodation. And where else can you find a room with such a perfect and unique view of the Matterhorn?
Once you arrive in Zermatt, the hostel is nor far away: it is situated at the edge of the village amid tranquil surroundings, just fifteen minutes on foot from Zermatt's bustling Bahnhofstrasse. And, by the way, Zermatt is car-free.
14 twin rooms
3 rooms with 2 beds
22 rooms with 4 beds
6 rooms with 6 beds
2 rooms with 8 beds
174 beds in total.
Most rooms have washbasins and shower/toilets.
*PLEASE NOTE: There is an extra charge for Non-YHA-Members of CHF 6.00 per night, payable on arrival*
How to get there:
Fifteen minutes from the station on foot, or by local bus 'Winkelmatten', as far as the 'Luchre' stop and then 1 minute's walk.
Zermatt is carfree!.
The Matterhorn-Gotthard-Railway brings you to the resort. Free parking in Visp at the station. If you leave your car in Täsch, the last village before Zermatt: Parking costs up to CHF 14.50 per day.
Breakfast Included, Internet Access, Laundry, Wheelchair Friendly, Linen Included, Credit Cards Accepted, Towels, Security Lockers, Luggage Storage, Key Card Access