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Matterhorn Hostel

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Schluhmattstrasse 32, Zermatt 3920 Switzerland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Restaurant
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Suites
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Yes it's basic and old but it's clean and they are super friendly. In winter maybe a little tougher, for summer the ideal deal. One of the last remaining islands in the sea of poshness in Zermatt. We'll happily come again.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank panamerica_dot_ch
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Reception opens 4pm but there was a door open so we could drop bags. We had a 6 bed room with a massive wardrove for extra storage. Metal bunks, grey walls, small windows, bedding folded but slightly suspect staining... .... Facts: Reception chap was very...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Rick H
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Stayed for two nights and was quite glad to leave. It's very cheap, and it feels like it. The wifi was down for the entire 2nd evening, two of the three showers (in the basement) were blocked and the whole place just felt rather unpleasant....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank rgerlach120
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My friend and I booked a room for a night. We have been sending an e-mail in advance about a dog (French bulldog) than we got a confirmation. While check-in they told us that the dog is not allowed, we showed them the letter, and...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Veranika R
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for two (2) nights. Not so near the train station but still can be reached by foot. Rooms are equipped with bunk beds only and shared with other guests. Shower rooms and toilets are common to all guests. Good for sleepover only...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank John Martin R
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About
Description
The Matterhorn Hostel provides the perfect accommodation in winter and summer for low budget travelers. We are well located in Zermatt which is not only a picturesque village but also one of the More top-ranked ski resorts in Europe. The great location gives our guests great access to the mountains. The ski slopes, hiking and biking trails are only a hundred meters away.Our rooms are clean, cozy and comfortable. Toilets and showers are shared.We also have a bar and a restaurant (closed in off season; see Sparky's Bar for opening times) as well as Wi-Fi and free Guest Computer.You will find a pleasant and warm atmosphere in our rustic timber house (built in the 1960s). Our friendly and helpful staff will try and make your stay as comfortable as possible. There is no curfew so you can explore the resort at your own pace. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 34 - USD 167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Matterhorn Hotel Zermatt
Location
Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Zermatt
Hotel class
Number of rooms
10
Price range
USD 34 - USD 167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Matterhorn Hotel Zermatt
Location
Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Zermatt
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Room Tips
"Sometimes, you don't get what you don't pay for. This is one of those times..... Basic, Budget,..."
RickH432
19 Sep. 2018
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"Try not to get a room with too many beds, some rooms with only 15sqm have 6 beds!!!"
FranciscoP188
12 Jul. 2017
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"Room located directly right hand side of sinks in 2nd floor (maybe it was room number 3)"
312ToniH
28 Oct. 2016
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"If you MUST stay here (and you really shouldn't), don't let them put you in the basement. Go to the..."
AE174
25 Feb. 2016
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