Hotel Alex Zermatt

Zermatt, Switzerland

In the glamorous swiss ski resort of Zermatt it's all about the mountains. Whether people climb them, ski down them or simply gaze at them. The majestic Matterhorn, europe's most recognizable peak is the centerpiece of life in this car-free village. The combination of luxury shops nestling next to traditional wooden hay barns, old churches and designer venues, makes it a wonderful village and one of the leading ski destinations in the alps. Hotel Alex in Zermatt combines the modern and the traditional in an exciting world of experience that’s full of surprises. The hotel is one of the most original hotels you will find anywhere in Switzerland. The modern bedrooms and luxury suites, hand-turned furniture and exquisite wood carvings transform the hotel into an astonishing masterpiece in the heart of lovely Zermatt, Switzerland. The famous Gornergrat train that brings you into one of three ski areas is a less than 2 minutes walk.
Mountain & Ski

Hotel guide


  • 84 rooms & suites. All suites range from 36 up to 75m2, some of them have a fireplace. All rooms are equipped with ensuite bathrooms with jacuzzi, cable tv, w-lan, safe, dressing gown and hair dryer
  • Wellness area with spacious swimming pool, whirlpool, Finnish and bio saunas, indoor tennis and squash courts, gym with state-of-the art equipment. A wide choice of massage and beauty treatments are available

Our Favourite

  • The hotel lies next to the famous gornergrat station that brings you right into one of the leading ski resorts in the world

Wine & Dine

  • French chef Fredy Fischer serves gourmet cuisine, meat and fish dishes at Alex Grill
  • The Bodega Bacchus offers a well equipped wine cellar. Local specialties from the Valais are served
  • Alex Lounge Bar is one of the hot spots in Zermatt. Cosy Cocktail bar with great whisky and cigars selection


  • KJUS skiwear is the eye-catcher of the season


  • Rooms from € 342 / day included is rich breakfast buffet, exquisite dinner, service

Local guide

Lovely Restaurants

  • Restaurant Alex Grill in the hotel, best fish & meat dishes in town
  • Cervo's stuba gourmet highlight, 13 gault millau points
  • Berghütte Chez Vrony, authentic and people watching on the mountain
  • Bergrestaurant Blatten - Hospitality at it's best

Coolest Bars & Restaurant

  • Vernissage Zermatt, hip and hot, Hofmattstr 4
  • Papperlapub the young's crowd party place, Steinmattstr 34
  • T-Bar Zermatt mixed up with locals like Paul Mccartney, Bahnhofstr. 28

Best Boutiques

  • Lorenz Bach alpine chic & glam
  • Bayard Sports & fashion alpine fashion at it's best

Don't miss

  • Helicopter flight with air Zermatt. Call +41 27 966 86 86

How to get there

  • Fly to Zurich, best way to reach Zermatt is by train
  • Zermatt is car-free, private traffic is only permitted up to täsch (5 km before zermatt), various car parks available in Täsch
  • Shuttle train between täsch and zermatt every 20 minutes, train journey ends 12 minutes later in the heart of Zermatt
  • The hotel is centrally located and in walking distance to the train station