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Hotel Welschen

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Wiestistrasse 44, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Ranked #2 of 30 Zermatt B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Basel, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We stayed here for a night, back in July 2012. It was also our first trip to Zermatt. We booked a stay in this hotel primarily for the rooms overlooking the Matterhorn. And we were not disappointed. Our room had a perfect, unobstructed view of the Matterhorn mountain. The Hotel is quite old and sometimes the floor squeaks as you... More

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Bangalore, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This is a lovely place to stay in Zermatt. Nicely decorated small hotel with cozy, comfortable room; and with a view of Matterhorn! It is around 10 minutes walk from railway station and very close to the stations / lifts for the view points. Breakfast served was good. The people in the hotel are very friendly and helpful. We had... More

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Sacramento, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Welschen is a clean, cozy and nicely-appointed chalet-style hotel, situated along the side of a hill, across the river from the center of Zermatt. The hosts provide a friendly, professional level of service, comfortable rooms with a terrific view of the Matterhorn, and a nice breakfast each morning. It's quite lovely and situated just far enough away from the bustle... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

A lovely hotel- just the way you picture a romantic hotel in the Alps. Nice rooms, a lovely breakfast and the owners to meet and greet you and give you the tips you need, We spent NewYear's eve and had a room facing the valley (and MAtterhorn) it was absolutely spectacular. When I first saw that there were I do... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Stayed for 2 nights, was given a room with the kitchen. clean and comfortable. Great place, but only if you are able to climb a few flight of stairs. Will choose this again if return to Zermatt. Away from the bustle of town, but just 5 minutes walk away, Great host and well and thoroughly personalized attention.

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Eugene, Oregon
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23 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We had a very nice stay at the Hotel Welschen. The breakfasts were just as you'd hope for, with rich coffee and lots of fruit and a variety of fine cheese and etc. Our room was also fine. The location is, as others have remarked, quite nice as it's just a little bit (minutes) from the main cow-paths. Zermatt can... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We stayed here for two nights and would definitely return if we come back to Zermatt. The room we stayed in (room 10) was traditional in style but with a modern bathroom and a great view of the Matterhorn. As other reviews have mentioned the 'fish bowl' bathroom is not to everyone's taste but there is a curtain you can... More

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013 via mobile

Lovely family-owned hotel. Well situated close to centre but not amongst the bustle. Our bedroom looks out to the Matterhorn, surely the most spectacular mountain view in Europe. Hotel very tasteful and a lot of trouble has been taken over the details. Steps up to hotel but everything in Zermatt is up.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

It's uncommon to find most reviewers appear to agree that this is a lovely little hotel/B&B. Maybe that's because it offers good, reliable service and is very clean and comfortable. So I'm not going to repeat all the praise given by everyone else, but will just highlight a few things. My first reason to book this hotel was because of... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

From the moment we arrived at the hotel welschen we were made to feel at home. The hotel is 3 star but in my opinion should be awarded 4 stars. The service given is among some of the best I have experienced. The hotel has a home feel to it and has plenty of character with some quirky edges to... More

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Address: Wiestistrasse 44, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Valais > Zermatt
Free Breakfast Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #2 of 30 B&Bs / Inns in Zermatt
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Welschen 3*
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