Bristol Hotel - Zermatt

Schluhmattstrasse 3, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920  show map
 3 stars
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Bristol Hotel - Zermatt

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Sauna

Overview

The 3-star Bristol Hotel boasts close proximity to Furi - Riffelberg, Matterhorn Glacier Paradise and Matterhorn just 2.3 km away. Residing in a 5-story building, the hotel was opened in 1959 and renovated in 2010.

Nestled in the center of Zermatt and a 10-minute walk from Zermatt railway train station. It is about 1 km away from the center of Zermatt.

Bristol Hotel offers a beautiful view to its guests.

The hotel enjoys an ideal location within 90 minutes' drive from Lugano airport.

Rooms

Modern guestrooms are outfitted in modern-style décor. Many guestrooms offer views of Matterhorn Mountain. Room facilities also include a washing machine, a dishwasher and kitchenware for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Guests will taste fresh cuisine in the large on-site restaurant. Serving both food and drinks, Restaurant Romantik Hotel Julen and Restaurant Schaferstubli are situated around 50 meters from the property.

Services

Bristol Hotel offers an internet corner, computers and a business center for business guests.

Relax

A variety of treatments includes massage, steam baths and Turkish bath. The hotel provides table tennis, snow skiing and hiking for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Darts
  • Table tennis

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Ski equipment rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10.10 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of CHF 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 80 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Schluhmattstrasse 3, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

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City Center
  • Zermatt
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Zermatt railway station
    2300 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    7.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Restaurant Schaferstubli
    200 ft
  • Chez Max Julen (cuisine: Swiss)
    200 ft
Ski areas
  • Pollux
    2100 ft
  • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
    2.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    44

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Rooms and availability

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Small Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 175 sq. feet
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    Standard Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or King-size bed
    Size: 295 sq. feet
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    Double room with view of the Matterhorn with bath or shower and balcony

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      King Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
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      King size bed rooms, for 2 persons, north or south, bath or shower, balcony

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        Triple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
        Size: 295 sq. feet
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          Quadruple Room
          Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
          Size: 295 sq. feet
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            Family Triple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
            Size: 295 sq. feet
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            family room north with bath and balcony

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              Family Quadruple Room
              Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
              Size: 295 sq. feet
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              family room north with bath and balcony

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                Deluxe Double Room
                Bed type: Double bed
                Size: 295 sq. feet
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                Deluxe double room with view to the Matterhorn, bath and balcony

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Bristol Hotel - Zermatt Zermatt location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Schluhmattstrasse 3, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Zermatt
                    1000 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Zermatt railway station
                    2300 ft
                  • Train Stations
                    400 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    7.5 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Restaurant Schaferstubli
                    200 ft
                  • Chez Max Julen (cuisine: Swiss)
                    200 ft
                  Ski areas
                  • Pollux
                    2100 ft
                  • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
                    2.2 mi
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10.10 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    5
                  • Number of rooms:
                    44

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Zermatt - 2.7 mi

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 700 ft

                  Places of interest

                  • Gemeindeverwaltung - 400 ft
                  • Mountaineers' cemetery - 400 ft
                  • Zermatt - Furi - 1700 ft
                  • Matterhorn Express - 1700 ft
                  • Matterhorn glacier paradise - 1700 ft
                  • Furi - Riffelberg - 1.4 mi
                  • Furi - Trockener Steg - 1.4 mi
                  • Riffelberg - Gifthittli - 1.7 mi
                  • Schwarzsee - 2.6 mi
                  • Gorner Ridge - 2.9 mi
                  • Gorner Ridge - 2.9 mi

                  Train stations

                  • Zermatt railway station - 2000 ft

                  Convention centers

                  • Vernissage Centre Culturel - 1000 ft

                  Shopping areas

                  • Matterhorn Museum - 400 ft

                  Amusement

                  • FIZ Fun In Zermatt AG - 400 ft

                  Galleries

                  • Matterhorn Golf club - 2000 ft

                  Ski Areas

                  • Ski Lift Zermatt - Furi - 1700 ft

                  Local attractions

                  • The Matterhorn - 3.0 mi
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                  • Breithorn - 5.4 mi
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                  • Allalinhorn - 6.8 mi
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                  • Matterhorn Glacier Paradise - 3.5 mi
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                  • Klein Matterhorn - 5.6 mi
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                  Near the hotel

                  • Matterhorn Museum - 700 ft
                    Kirchplatz, Zermatt
                  • Pollux - 2100 ft
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                  • Zermatt Fun - 2400 ft
                    CP 281, Zermatt
                  • Stoked Swiss Ski and Snowboard School - 900 ft
                    Bahnhofstrasse 72, Zermatt
                  • Sunnegga Paradise - 2400 ft

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Restaurant Schaferstubli - 200 ft

                    Address: Romantik Hotel Julen,
                    Phone: 41 (0)27 966 76 00,

                    81% likes this, based on 165 reviews

                  • Old Zermatt - 100 ft

                    Address: Kirchstrasse 17
                    Phone: +41279662388

                    82% likes this, based on 51 reviews
                    Cuisine: Vegetarian, Swiss
                    Price Range: USD 17 - USD 89

                  • The Bubble - 300 ft

                    Address: Kirchstrasse 38

                    77% likes this, based on 138 reviews
                    Cuisine: International
                    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 50

                  • Chez Max Julen - 200 ft

                    Address: Kirchstrasse 44
                    Phone: +4127 967 40 44

                    81% likes this, based on 130 reviews
                    Cuisine: Swiss
                    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 102

                  • Restaurant Romantik Hotel Julen - 200 ft

                    Address: Riedstrasse 2

                    73% likes this, based on 105 reviews
                    Cuisine: Swiss

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10.10 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    5
                  • Number of rooms:
                    44

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                  Bristol Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bristol

                  Average guest rating

                  8.0out of 10
                  Fabulous
                  Based on 397 reviews

                  Guest reviews

                  • Family with children
                    7.4

                    Nice Breakfest, provided GF bread for my son....location

                    ....more gf selection only on the second day eg.muesli and bread roll's 4 story building only one lift, a problem when bus loads of people arrive with lot's of bags, as it blocked the lift for some time. Also due to two buses arriving, we where more or less asked to dinne else where, when asking about dinner reservation. Kitchen closes at 8 pm

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    The Staff was outstanding!! .. Service in the resteraunt was perfect. The Chef was awsome. (If I ever opened a gourmet resteraunt I would pay her whatever she wants to have her work there). The meal plan was both an exceptional value and a treat. Anything I needed at the Bristol was there just for the asking ... Great place ... Great people. Although it was quite pricey, the value compared to what you get anywhere else in Zermatt, or Switzerland, was very good.

                  • Single
                    5.8

                    It was available for the night I needed and was close to the centre of Zermatt, next door to a grocery store. Empty mini-frig in room. Arrived early, but staff very obliging about letting me leave bags at reception. Same on departure. Duvet was lovely. The view of the Matterhorn was awesome. Staff understanding about not charging for wine that was too sour to drink. Complimentary taxi service to the train station very much appreciated.

                    My mistake was to mix up the name Bristol with another far better class hotel, for which the special offer would have been extremely tempting. Would probably not have chosen the Bristol had I realised. It was not ideally located for my purposes, as I came to see a friend living down behind the train station, nor did it offer the special touches I had hoped, naively, to find. Instead, it was a fairly cheap construction, with a fairly unattractive lounge and music, while the room on offer - very basic - was just over a particularly busy traffic corner. Although it may be convenient during the ski season for access to lifts, I was there off-season, and the taxis and buses and delivery vans were a constant presence. In fact, the bus stop was just outside the door. An area for food and drink, but not for the idyllic quiet some people seek in a mountain resort. Pity too that the bar was so poorly stocked that the wine was undrinkable.

                  • Family with children
                    7.0

                    Located at walking distance to nearby market and Matterhorn cable car station . It has well kempt rooms and cool surrounding scenery.

                    Of course nothing great but if there would be a provision of room service for hot beverages like they have a minibar it would have been great.

                  • Couple
                    9.6

                    Nice Location, 15 minutes walk to the train station, a lot of coffee shop and restaurants, friendly staff.

                    Small Room, No coffee maker at room.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    The night we checked in they had us in a smaller room than they had confirmed by email but immediately put us in the right room the next morning! They bent over backward to assist us in getting our luggage from Fly-Rail-Baggage Swiss Rail making a total of 3 trips to the train station on our behalf and making phone calls even though it was in no way their issue. Staff was very helpful and friendly! Breakfast was quite good and more than a typical European continental breakfast. Very "quaint"...pleasant to sat at the bar tended by the reception staff later in the evening for a last glass of wine after going out for dinner before bed! Lovely living room-type "lobby" to sit and read, play cards, chat with other guests.

                    The rooms were a bit smaller than most Americans might be used to and the bathrooms didn't have enough towel bars but experienced travelers to Europe will understand and expect this and new travelers just need to be prepared...it is not a showstopper!

                  • Family with children
                    7.0

                    I like the comfort of the room and the tv

                  • Couple
                    9.2

                    What a great location! I loved waking up in the morning and opening my balcony door to see the Matterhorn right in front!

                    Nothing

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    It was a good clean and well managed hotel. Good welcome and Friendly service. the Sauna and Jacussi were most welcome after a days skiing. Staff were very friendly. overall a good experience.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    Location. View.Breakfast.

                    Bedding in appropriate. Comforter too warm for bedroom temperature. Light weight blankets unavailable.

                  • Family with children
                    6.6

                    Great location. Good breakfast.

                    Internet didn't work in room. When I told them about it they didn't fix it. You must request that the hot tub be turned on in advance. One day they refused to turn it on.

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    The staff were really helpful and accommodating. And the breakfast was delicious! The location is terrific and the view out the window amazing.

                  • Couple
                    4.6

                    Location.

                    The front desk service was really poor and unprofessional. There was a problem with the cleanliness of our room, we talked to the receptionist about it expecting she would make something to solve the problem, the only thing she did is she changed us to a smaller and way less comfortable room for the same price.

                  • Single
                    8.4

                    Very conviently situated about 7 minute walk from the station. Transport is provided by the hotel. Situated just out of the tourist center but still in town so quiet. Breakfast excellent. Receptionist was very helpful

                  • Family with children
                    8.8

                    The family room was very spacious on the fifth floor. The rooms were kept clean although our bathroom in a double with matterhorn view, was small and it was impossible to stand in the shower because of eaves! The staff were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was lovely and the ski facilities (boot room, hire, ski passes etc.) all based in hotel. We were very happy with the Hotel Bristol

                    Small bathroom as mentioned above.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Bristol Hotel - Zermatt Zermatt location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Schluhmattstrasse 3, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Zermatt
                    1000 ft
                  Airports
                  Train Stations
                  • Zermatt railway station
                    2300 ft
                  • Train Stations
                    400 ft
                  • Bus stop
                    7.5 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Restaurant Schaferstubli
                    200 ft
                  • Chez Max Julen (cuisine: Swiss)
                    200 ft
                  Ski areas
                  • Pollux
                    2100 ft
                  • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
                    2.2 mi
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  10.10 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    5
                  • Number of rooms:
                    44

                  Hotel Awards

                  SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZermattBristol

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Hotels Recommended by Guests in Switzerland

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