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Hotel National

#22 of 116 Hotels in Zermatt
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Matterstrasse 39, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fredericton, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Zermatt and the hospitality was above and beyond our expectations. Our hotel room was a good size for the three of us. The room had lots of amenities: closet space for clothing and winter gear, mini fridge, hairdryer, bathrobe, slippers, and balconies for the nice afternoons. The spa is a great place to go... More 

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Dundas, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great hotel. Very friendly to Canadians. Steps away from the ski lifts to the slopes. Hats off to Laurent and Fabio who both went over and above to make our vacation fun and enjoyable. Food was great and great ski room facilities.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We have just spent New Years week at the National Hotel. We have stayed in Zermatt 3 times prior to this visit, each in a different hotel, but on return visits now, we will look no further. From the very start, we were given the warmest of welcomes even though we arrived much later than expected - around 10.30pm. Supper... More 

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HotelNationalZ, Geschäftsführer at Hotel National, responded to this review

Dear choosycat Thank you so much for the amazing TA review subsequent your recent visit to us at our NATIONAL. The whole team here vividly remember your visit and all the broard-mindedness and kindness you spread. Laurent, Aylin and all others have asked me to pass on their thanks and best wishes to you all. Be assured we will arrange... More 

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10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We just read some of the less than five star reviews and wondered if the writers stayed at a different hotel. We loved our stay at the National. The hotel has some old world charm and is fantastically located, just 50 yards from the Sunnegga funicular. Breakfast and dinner were excellent. But what makes the National stand out is the... More 

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HotelNationalZ, Geschäftsführer at Hotel National, responded to this review

Dear Ian Just wanted to express our thanks for taking the time to complete the TA review. It was simply fantastic to have you here at our NATIONAL! I am particularly glad you could profit from Europe’s highest-altitude ski area starting your skiing trips from our hotel located only 20 footsteps from the ski lift. The „Feel“ of our hotel... More 

Burlington, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Truly first class. Great atmosphere with impeccable service in a facility reflecting the image of the iconic swiss Inn. Well designed SPA, complete with pool, wet and dry sauna. The highly professional staff and their friendliness make this hotel and negate the image of the dour swiss innkeeper. Pricewise, it is reasonable in this rather exclusive market. We shall return... More 

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McLean, Virginia
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The location of the hotel and the dinning room are what stood out as really nice. The Sunnegga station is just a few steps away. The dining room was very nice with excellent wood work. Breakfast was average. The room was nice and spacious. The hotel overall was average.

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HotelNationalZ, Geschäftsführer at Hotel National, responded to this review

Dear McLean! Thank you for your time and your average good rating! I am glad you benefited from our location: „Only 20 footsteps to Sunnega" – the most convenient way of reaching (within 3 min) the first slopes with immediate connection to all neighboring skiing areas. Also, I am pleased to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed the furnishing of... More 

Dundee, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The hotel is close to the station. Very attentive and helpful staff. Mt Matehorn is visible from the hotel rooms . The buffet breakfast is hot and fresh. The rooms are fairly large and clean. The staff help you to plan your trip to Mt Matehorn by checking on the interactive weather channel.They also give you tips for local treks... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I selected this hotel on spec, and what a joy the whoe experience was, from the moment of arrival. Lovely welcoming and helpful staff - I wanted to walk the mountains as much as possible (September) and they were terrific at helping me to best paln my time an approach. A lovely comfortable room, wondrous view of the Matterhorn, and... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a charming hotel, the common areas inside the hotel and the terrace are extremely comfortable and inviting. The Hotel staff, from top to bottom, were a delight, there wasn't anything they would not do for you, nothing was a problem, you only had to ask . I have noted that some of the guests had mentioned the proximity... More 

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London England
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at the Hotel National. It made a great base for exploring and hiking. The staff made us very welcome every time we returned to the hotel, made a booking to eat at another restaurant , and took the time to make sure we had everything we needed. After long hikes the spa was a very... More 

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Address: Matterstrasse 39, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Zermatt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel National 4.5*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
National Hotel Zermatt
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Zermatt
#9 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Zermatt
#12 Spa Hotel in Zermatt
#13 Luxury Hotel in Zermatt
#19 Romantic Hotel in Zermatt
#47 Family Hotel in Zermatt

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