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Hotel Parnass
Ranked #25 of 109 Hotels in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence
Nyon, Switzerland
1 review
“Lovely hotel”
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Best place in village, close to the ski station (5 min by feet to Sunegga). Bus station in front of the hotel - no waiting time. 4 mins by feet to the famous aprés-ski location Papperla Pub.

Staff very kind - they care about their clients ! My room was lovely with a amazing view to the Matterhorn (have a look to my picture taken from my balcony) Room perfect size, clean, TV with a lot of channels, nice bathroom, big wardrobe.

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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled solo
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Reviewed 10 January 2014

We visit Zermatt and stay at the Hotel Parnass every year. The staff, location, food, and atmosphere are fantastic. We enjoy staying in a small family run hotel. The rooms are very comfortable, and we love the view of the Matterhorn. We are already looking forward to our next visit!

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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Leysin, Switzerland
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

There are so many hotels in Zermatt and you sometimes wonder which one to choose. Well, I never hesitate to make a reservation at Hotel Parnass! Before I stayed there, I used to spend overnight at various hotels in Zermatt. However once I found Hotel Parnass, I never go anywhere else. It is ideal for a single, a couple or a family as there is no group tourist and you are always treated as their special guest. The room is spacious with Matterhorn view, the friendly staff lead by Madame Theresia who cares every single guest by her multi-language capability. I always ask for a half pension which is highly recommended. Their suggested wine is always excellent. You might say the price is rather high. But you never feel sorry after your stay! You should save your money somewhere else and enjoy your stay at Hotel Parnass!!

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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

The hotel was in the centre of the village across the road from the ski bus stops to both of ski areas. The hotel was very clean and comfortable. The food was great and serviced by very friendly staff.
Highly recommend, would book again.

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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with friends
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

We return to Zermatt and the Hotel Parnass year after year. The hotel rooms are cozy and very comfortable. The beds have lovely warm down comforters. Excellent view of the Matterhorn. We like that it is a small family run hotel. The staff is very accommodating and friendly. We always have half board - breakfast and dinner. Nice breakfast with a variety of breads, meat, cheese, yogurt, fruit, etc. Excellent 5 course dinners every night. Delicious homemade soups.
We love the location, just a minute walk to the main street and ice skating rink. The bus stop right out the door takes you to the Klein Matterhorn gondola or to the Gornergrat train in the other direction (both just a couple of minutes away). We think the price is great value for money. We always look forward to our next visit!

Room Tip: Worth paying for the Matterhorn view!
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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 January 2014

We have absolutely loved our stay at Hotel Parnass! The staff have been extremely accommodating and helpful. The food was delicious every night, with great local food !Great central location, highly recommend - would love to come back !!

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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Ennetbuergen, Switzerland
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Reviewed 30 December 2013

Very friendly, good dinner, excellent location at an affordable price. All what is needed to make our holiday year after year a memorable experience. This is the 4th time we stayed at this friendly hotel.

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Additional Information about Hotel Parnass

Property: Hotel Parnass
Address: Vispastrasse 4 | Postfach 189, Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Zermatt
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Ski-In / Ski-Out Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Best Value Hotel in Zermatt
#14 Family Hotel in Zermatt
#16 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Zermatt
#30 Romantic Hotel in Zermatt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Parnass 3*
Number of rooms: 32
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family run 3-star hotel in Zermatt's best location. Very central, only 5 easy walking minutes from the train station and right next to the ski bus stop 'Zum Steg'. Stunning MATTERHORN VIEW from all the balcony rooms and our lovely hotel garden. All bathrooms new and top notch. Pleasant atmsophere, fine hospitality. Free Internet in all the rooms. Book your rooms directly through us by mail or just call us. You receive a direct booking discount of at least 3 %. Ask about our HALF BOARD offer including dinner and enjoy our delicious cuisine, fine meals, candle light dinners every evening in the winter. Cozy lounge with fire place where afternoon tea is offered daily. We also offer massages in house. Book ahead please. There is a ski room with a ski boot heater for your comfort. Luggage transfer from/to the train station available for CHF 5 per person and way. Please inform about late arrival. Thank you. ... more   less 
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