Included Extras

The Matterhorn Hostel is located 100m from the main lift station and 200m from the center of town.
The hostel is equiped with 3 washrooms, spacious showers, a common lounge area with Satellite TV & DVD player, Fridge, Kettle, and a Microwave can be used during Reception Opening Times.

Unlimited Wireless Guest computer Locked ski-room
Large in-room lockers Blanket & clean linen Windows with a view
No curfew/No lockout International Pay Phone Cheapest place in town
Dormitory Beds

The Matterhorn Hostel has several dormitory style rooms which contain between 6 and 8 swiss-army beds.
To book your bed, see our online booking system.

Dormitory Rates

Standard Season:30.00 CHF weekdays / 36.00 CHF weekend - breakfast not included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included
High Season:30.00 CHF weekdays / 36.00 CHF weekend - breakfast not included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included
  • Standard Season: All dates not covered by the high season
    (07/01/2014 - 17/04/2014, 23/04/2014 - 15/12/2014, 03/01/2015 - 03/04/2015 and 07/04/2015 - 15/12/2015)
  • High Season: Christmas, New Years & Easter break
    (18/04/2014 - 22/04/2014, 21/12/2014 - 03/01/2015 and 03/04/2014 - 07/04/2015)

Prices include all taxes, facilities, internet and cleaning (at the end of your stay).

Minimum Reservation over the New Year period is 7 Nights and the minimum reservation over the Easter break is 4 Nights.

We recommend that you bring your own sleeping bag.

Private Rooms

The Hostel has 2, 3 and 4 bed private rooms available to couples, friends and families. To book a private room you are required to pay for all beds in the room.

2 or 3 Bed Room Rate (Minimum occupancy 2 people)

Standard Season:46.00 CHF - breakfast not included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included
High Season:71.00 CHF - breakfast is included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included

4 Bed Room Rate (Minimum occupancy 4 people)

Standard Season:41.00 CHF - breakfast not included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included
High Season:64.00 CHF - breakfast is included - city tax of 3.00 CHf per Person and Night NOT included
  • Standard Season: All dates not covered by the high season
    (07/01/2014 - 17/04/2014, 23/04/2014 - 15/12/2014, 03/01/2015 - 03/04/2015 and 07/04/2015 - 15/12/2015)
  • High Season: Christmas, New Years & Easter break
    (18/04/2014 - 22/04/2014, 21/12/2014 - 03/01/2015 and 03/04/2014 - 07/04/2015)

Prices include all taxes, facilities, internet and cleaning (at the end of your stay).

Minimum Reservation over the New Year period is 7 Nights and the minimum reservation over the Easter break is 4 Nights.

We recommend that you bring your own sleeping bag.

Group Bookings

Booking of Groups bigger than 10 people should be made by email request: info@matterhornhostel.com.

We offer the possibility to get Special Group Dinners for groups consisting of more than 10 people (in one reservation)

Group Dinner Prices:

2 Course (Soup or Salad & Main Course)20.00 CHF
3 Course (Soup or Salad, Main Course & Dessert)25.00 CHF

Beverages not included.
Dinner must start before 19:30 (7:30pm)
This offer is not available on 24.12, 25.12, 26.12 or 31.12.

Optional Extras

Breakfast

Zermatt's best value breakfast: buffet of coffee, tea, warm and cold milk, hot chocolates, bread, butter, jams, cheese & honey. 8CHF

Breakfast extras

Kellogg's Variety Cereals 1.00CHF
Muesli 1.20CHF
Orange Juice 1.00CHF

Special Extras

Packed Lunch 8.00CHF (upon reservation for groups of more than 10 people)

Others

Extra sheet 3.50CHF
Towel 2.00CHF

Please note breakfast needs to be booked the day before (we have to order delicious, fresh Zermatt made bread).

Ski and Snowboard Rental Deals

Book ski hire and board hire online and save 10%!

The Matterhorn Hostel in partnership with Swissrent a sport are offering all guests a 10% discount on rental of ski's, snowboards and gear.

Feel free to take a look at the Swissrent a sport site and take advantage of this great deal.

Terms & Conditions

Cancelation

Cancelling your reservation may result in the following fees:

  • Cancellation up to 60 days prior to arrival: 25 %
  • Cancellation up to 30 days prior to arrival: 50 %
  • Cancellation up to 14 days prior to arrival: 75 %
  • Cancellation less than 14 days prior to arrival: 100 %

Percentage charged on total booking value.
In the case of premature departure or late arrival, you will be charged for the entire reservation.


Payment conditions

Without Reservation

The Total amount must be paid upon check-in. We accept cash in Swiss Francs (CHF) or Euros (&euro) and we also accept credit cards.

With Reservation

For bookings over Booking.com

At the moment when we receive the reservation we charge 50% on your Credit Card, the other 50% plus optional extras like breakfast is to pay upon Arrival.

For bookings over Hostelworld.com and Hostelbookers.com

Reservation through Hostelworld or Hostelbookers incurs a 10% reservation fee. The remainder of the booking rate (plus optional extras - like breakfast) is to pay upon arrival.

For Group bookings (over 10 people)

When the e-mail reservation is accepted and confirmed you have 10 days to make a transfer of 50% of the total booking amount to our bank account or we can charge your Credit Card via the linked form (Credit Card Payement Form) and fill in your details, sign and send it back to us by fax (+41 27 968 19 15), post or e-mail.
The second 50% has to be paid within 2 weeks of arrival by bank transfer to our account or by Credit Card through the formentioned Credit Card Payement Form.

If we do not get the payments in time, we reserve us the right to resell the beds (without refund).


We accept the following credit/debit cards:

  • Visa
  • Visa Electron
  • Mastercard
  • Maestro
  • American Express
  • J.C.B.
  • Postcard

Insurance

We strongly recommend all our clients purchase insurance to cover costs in case of cancelations.

The Matterhorn Hostel is part of:

MountainRiviera AG, Steinmattstr. 52, Postfach 153, CH-3920 Zermatt
General Manager: Patrick Ruh, VAT # 681046