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Hotel Matterhorn Focus

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Winkelmattenweg 32, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and it was great.they have a nice theme and very friendly staff. Our room was facing the Matterhorn and it was unbelievable view to start your day with.The setting of the room was simple and modern. The hotel doesn't have a restaurant except for breakfast but that gave the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An excellent experience, with lots of fantastic touches - indoor/outdoor pool, amazing views of the Matterhorn (even from the training room), complimentary snacks, glass staircase (which has to be seen...through...to be believed) and excellent bedrooms. The shower and bed in my room were both very good and there was even a mezzanine level as a dedicated study. Very few niggles... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at the hotel for a week of skiing. The service was exceptional – personally tailored and warm yet unobtrusive, and above all genuine. The energetic and youthful staff catered to our every need and many times anticipated them. Like the modern style of service, the property itself is a pleasure, mostly glass and tastefully quirky... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Hotel Matterhorn Focus as a solo female in March and I definitely recommend it! When I arrived I was greeted by the owner Chris who pays personal attention to every single guest in the hotel (although the hotel was full at that time). A hand-written card with my name on it was wishing me a pleasant stay while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Spectacular Hotel! I recently spent a week at The Matterhorn Focus Hotel in Zermatt! This is my first ever trip advisor review…and I just had to write because this place is amazing! First of all, the location is superb! Literally steps from the Gondola which takes you to some of the most wonderful skiing in the world. The staff at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

What makes this or any Hotel 6 stars? It is the Staff! From the time you walk in the door at The Focus, you are made to feel like you are a part of the hotel. We walked in and were greeted by staff and asked if they could get us a afternoon wine or drink. While we sat with... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My wife and I recently spent a long weekend in Zermatt and stayed at the Focus hotel. I don't think we could have made a better choice. The hotel is conveniently located next to the ski lifts, which is definitely a plus. Both the room we stayed in, as well as the common areas in the hotel (spa, lobby, lounge)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

This review comes late, as I come across pictures of past. This hotel is by far as close to climbing the Matterhorn you could get. The rooms, not as large as the Taj Mahol, far exceed the views. Sitting out on your own personal deck, sipping on a lovely glass of red wine with outstanding varieties of cheese and a... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Just loved our stay in the Matterhorn Focus. The way the designers combined lovely rustic elements such as the lovely fireplace with the modern industrial touches of the chair backs in the restaurant, the chandeliers and all that lovely dark wood. The total experience for me is the spa area with that wonderful view of the city from the outside... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

we had a family skiing week in Zermatt at the M. focus. This is an unusual choice with extreme modern feel, rooms are small but great modern design with lots of concrete/ full glass windows. Simple by pleasant design elements are well used everywhere - rooms have not enough space/ wardrobe etc for skiing gear. Giving the cost it was... More 

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Christian N, Inhaber at Hotel Matterhorn Focus, responded to this review

Dear "Y G" Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience and for your feedback. It was a great pleasure for us to be your host during your stay at the FOCUS We are very pleased that you have enjoyed your overall stay, but we feel very sorry, that we might not have been able to... More 

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