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Alphubel

Zermatt CH-3920, Switzerland
#98 of 116 hotels in Zermatt
22 Reviews 4 of 5 stars
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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leeds
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Excellent hotel with great friendly helpful staff, comfortable well equipped rooms and a really good breakfast. Also brilliant location only 2 minutes from the train station and right in the heart of town. Highly recommended.

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Ireland
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

The Alphubel is a very nice, small hotel in the center of Zermatt. Food was excellent (especially the soup) and great value for money given the prices elsewhere in Zermatt. It is a few mins walk from the station but they will pick you up in an electric taxi if needed,. Our room was a triple and was a good... More

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Storrington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Easy access to ski slopes via Gornergrat railway or ski bus from outside Gornergrat station. Excellent four course dinner for those choosing half board. Good breakfast selection. Choice of rooms at various price levels. Free wi-fi. Comfortable lounge. Sauna. No tour operators offer this so for independent travellers. I have been using this hotel regularly for many years and have... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

If you are looking for a very comfortable/romantic hotel that is a little special then this is probably not for you. However if you are looking for somewhere clean and reasonable to stay while spending all your time skiing in Zermatt then this may be a good fit. The room/bathroom was clean but the decor is very dated/jaded. The food... More

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Berlin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Located in the center and close to the 2 transports up the hills. Very friendly, good service. The food in the restaurant is good, a little heavy. Some of the rooms are small, but adequte and would need an interior decorator, the management being obviously somewhat old fashioned! Due to good price in high season 4****.

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Denver, CO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

We stayed here for two nights after booking at the TI at the train station as we were unsure we'd be coming due to the weather. The hotel was clean, comfortable and convenient with a lift to the rooms and a balcony looking over a pretty garden outside the room. We had internet access in the room. It was easy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

We have stayed at Alphubel during first week of new year. Although we were a bit reserved before going there as it was not a well known hotel chain, we were pleasantly surprised. Hotel location is excellent. The rooms are big enough (you don't spend much at the hotel anyways) with a nice little balcony overlooking mountains and the street... More

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Rochester, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

I have stayed the Alphubel Hotel in Zermatt 4 times. While it is a 2-star hotel, it is very clean and well run by Bruno Julen and his brother. The restaurant serves breakfast and dinner for hotel guests only. The food is very good. The rooms are clean and well appointed for the price (about Sfr 116 with half board.... More

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Zurich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

Zermatt has got to be one of the most expensive places to get a hotel in Switzerland, so the Alphubel is a breath of fresh air if you don't want to spend 500 CHF a night. The location is perfect - 5 minutes from the train station and gornergrotbahn, the breakfast has everything you need (cereal, fruit, meat, cheese, bread,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2010

Had a wonderful stay at the Alphubel in Zermatt. Spent three nights and I felt right at home. The manager was helpful and the staff, was quiet as a mouse! Free internet service, a nice breakfast and a great location just about 200 yards to the train station - which you never hear since it is electric! The bed was... More

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Address: Zermatt CH-3920, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Valais > Zermatt
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