Karl Wild chooses Zermatt hotels


The hotel guide in the Sonntagszeitung newspaper, created by journalist Karl Wild and a team of experts, named the 150 best hotels in Switzerland in 2018/19 – including eleven Zermatt establishments.

His hotel guide in the Sonntagszeitung newspaper is one of the most famous in Switzerland: journalist and author Karl Wild has released his 22nd edition of "The 150 best hotels in Switzerland". The guide includes the best holiday, top value, wellness, city, family and conference hotels. The Zermatt – Matterhorn destination is particularly thrilled that eleven Zermatt hotels have made it into the top 150.


The 40 best holiday hotels
11. Riffelalp Resort 2222 m.ü.M.
18. The Omnia
21. Cervo Mountain Boutique Resort
24. Mont Cervin Palace
26. Grand Hotel Zermatterhof
34. Hotel Alex


The 35 best top value hotels
6. Backstage Hotel & Vernissage
11. Unique Hotel Post
14. Mirabeau Hotel & Residence
34. Hotel Bellerive


The 15 best family hotels
8. La Ginabelle Wellness Hotel


The 16 people who tested the hotels included hospitality and tourism experts as well as experienced travellers, some of whom also test hotels abroad and so are able to make valuable comparisons.