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Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt

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Garden of England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just finished our Haute Route walk on our first wet day in 2 weeks we arrived at the Hotel Dufour and things really started to pick up. Firstly the staff were really welcoming, as they were all stay, and upgraded our room from a town view room to one with a view to the Matterhorn (if the cloud lifts...

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Andreas A, Inhaber at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear Guest We are more than happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and also your room and our breakfast. Thank you for your stay with us and for taking the time to write this fantastic detailed review. We hope to see you again here with us. Best regard from Zerrmatt. Andreas Andenmatten and Dufour Team

Campbell, California
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

As this was my first visit to Zermatt, I was a bit apprehensive about booking any hotel. Based on these reviews, I chose Hotel Dufour for a six night stay. My wife and I could not have been happier! The owners and staff made us feel welcome and special from the first minute. The room was spacious, well appointed, and...

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Andreas A, Inhaber at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear Guest We thank you very much for your words and compliments. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and that our team made you feel welcome. All the best and kind regards from Zermatt Andreas and the Dufour Team

Germany Berlin, Stuttgart
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I was surprised that you could find reasonably priced rooms in Zermatt in August and I was even more surprised when I chose Hotel Dufour Alpin. Such a beautiful and charming place run by friendly and helpful people! When I arrived I got an upgrade for a double room on the second floor with a beautiful balcony and a great...

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Andreas A, Inhaber at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear Michael Thank you for your time to write this great review! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We feel very proud that our team made you feel welcome. We hope to see you again and we send our kindest regards. Andreas Andenmatten-Julen and the Dufour Team

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

I booked the cheapest room I could and knew I wouldn't get a Matterhorn view, but the upside was an enormous room and a pleasant balcony. Breakfast was good, location is convenient and everything works well with this hotel. It's great value, for Zermatt..

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Villigen, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff. Breakfast is perfect. Outstanding sleep comfort. WIFI in the room. Look at the Matterhorn in the early morning and watch the golden peak in the sunlight! Location quite central, 5 minutes from the restaurent-aerea.

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Andreas A, Inhaber at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, Thank you for your stay with us and for taking the time to leave this good review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for mentioning the team and their friendliness. It would be a pleasure to welcome you again. Best regards from Zermatt, Andreas Andenmatten and the Dufour Team

Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Hotel Dufour is a friendly place owned by a typic swiss german family. It's a cosy place to stay in Zermatt and it's well located. The breakfast was delicious with a lot of choice and organics too. After a day of ski you can relax at the wonderful spa of Parkhotel Beau-Site (5*). Great place if you like simple but...

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Andreas A, Inhaber at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review. We are happy, that you enjoyed our breakfast and the pool with the amazing view to the Matterhorn of Parkhotel Beau-Site. We would be delighted to welcome you again and remain with best regards. Andreas Andenmatten-Julen and the Dufour Team

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

First time we booked Chalet Dufour in 2012 in the very last minute before our arrival to Zermatt and were very much surprised with warm and truly welcoming atmosphere, very attentive staff, spacious and very comfortable room, nice breakfasts - we could not even imagine to find all these in 2* hotel. This year Chalet Dufour (already with 3*) appeared...

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Albury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week in early April. We were in the newer part of the hotel which is 3 star. We were pleasantly surprised by both the size of our room and the bathroom which had a massive bath. The staff were really friendly and welcoming and we went to the welcome meeting on Monday evening hosted by the...

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Andreas A, General Manager at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Dear guest! Thank you for your excellent review on us. We appreciate your feedback. It was a pleasure accommodating you and we are sincerly pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is especially pleasing to us, when guests find our staff helpful and friendly. And we are happy to hear, that you enjoyed the "welcome meeting" and our...

Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We've been travelling to Zermatt for years but this is the first time we've stayed at the Dufour and it won't be the last. We got a warm welcome with great breakfasts and a lovely big room - nothing fancy but all that was required. Best of all is the location - don't be misled by the map - it's...

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Andreas A, Manager at Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your Hotel Dufour experience and for your feedback. It's great to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and made the most of our location to explore Zermatt. We are happy that you enjoyed the buffet breakfast, the location and the staff friendliness. We trust we will have the pleasure...

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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

A family owned small hotel that offered everything we needed, inc breakfast served as of 8 am. Large sun filled breakfast room. Private bath with tub and shower, room was ok size for a couple. Balcony with a view of the Matterhorn. Wifi worked better in certain areas. Staff were nice and always helpful. Ski room was good. A bit...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dufour, a typical Valais hotel with its own unmistakable character. Privately run hotel with friendly family atmosphere and a warm welcome. The hotel stands out for its sunny, quiet and yet central location. Chill out in our lovely garden with sunbathing area. Relax in the wellness centre and large pool at the ****Parkhotel Beau-Site. (Free admission for Dufour guests). The hotel has 15 comfortable standard double rooms furnished in chalet style, including 3 large guestrooms for up to 4 people. All rooms come with bath or shower, WC, hairdryer, cable TV with info channel and radio programmes, self-dial telephone and minibar. Most rooms have balconies and views of the Matterhorn. Our varied breakfast buffet will set you up for an exciting day in Zermatt. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt

Address: Riedstrasse 35, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Zermatt
Price Range: £123 - £151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Dufour Alpin Zermatt 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Zermatt
#31 Romantic Hotel in Zermatt
#32 Spa Hotel in Zermatt
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