Hotel rating in the SonntagsZeitung: Zermatt top oft he league


Once again, Zermatt’s hotel came out head and shoulder above the rest. The latest SonntagsZeitung ranking, published at the beginning of December 2014, places numerous Zermatt hotels in top positions.

© Michael Portmann

Among the 75 hotels voted best Swiss winter hotels, 11 are located in Zermatt. Of the total of 111 hotels in Zermatt, exactly ten per cent thus came in among the best winter hotels in Switzerland. The SonntagsZeitung publishes its rating every year at the beginning of winter. Below are the results as presented in the printed edition of the SonntagsZeitung.

Best five-star winter hotels

Zermatt boasts as many as five five-star hotels. All five of them are among the best 25 five-star hotels in Switzerland. The Riffelalp Resort is in 7th place (2013: 5), the Omnia in 10th place (10 / 7), the Mont Cervin Palace is on 13th place (11). The Cervo Mountain Boutique Resort made it tot he 17th place (23), and the Grand Hotel Zermatterhof is in 23rd place (21).

Description oft the Hotel Omnia Mountain Lodge: „One of the most spectacular hotels of the Alps. Still an insiders’ tip.“

Best four-star winter hotels

Zermatt has a total of 44 four-star hotels (Superior, Superior Garni, Standard and Garni). Among the 25 best four-star winter hotels are six hotels in Zermatt. The big star among them is Hotel Backstage on place four (6). The Hotel Alex is on place 6 (4), the Unique Hotel Post managed to come in 8th (20) and La Ginabelle is on place 15 (20). A new listed hotel is the Mirabeau on place 22 (new), and the Alpenhof entered the ranking list in 24th place (19).


Zermatt’s hotels among the 25 best five-star winter hotels

7. Riffelalp Resort (5)
10. The Omnia Mountain Lodge (7)
13. Mont Cervin Palace (11)
17. Cervo Mountain Boutique Resort (23)
23. Grand Hotel Zermatterhof (21)

Zermatt’s hotels among the 25 best four-star hotels

4. Backstage Hotel Vernissage (6)
6. Alex (4)
8. Unique Hotel Post (20)
20. La Ginabelle (15)
22. Mirabeau (neu)
24. Alpenhof (19)

Ranking list of the three-star hotels follows.

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