The non-smoking apartment (667 square feet) is situated a little outside the center of Zermatt in a very peaceful and quiet part of town next to a small stream, the Findelbach. The apartment is part of a Chalet Building with 5 apartments.
The flat has one bedroom (with a big double bed, a small desk and a big wardrobe), one living room (with two single wall beds, comfy sofa and armchair, TV and seating area), one completely renovated bathroom with bath tub and a small, but well-equipped kitchen in a separate room. The whole apartment faces south-west and there is a big balcony with deckchairs and a table from where you can enjoy a beautiful view of the Matterhorn.
The price does not include linens or towels, you can either bring your own, or you can pay an additional fee of 25 Euros per person for the provision of linens and towels.
The cable car to the main skiing areas (Kleinmatterhorn Bahn) is at a distance of about 5-10 minutes on foot. The center of Zermatt can be reached by bus in about 10-15 minutes, the bus stop is about 200 meters away from the apartment.
This is a privately owned apartment which is also regularly used by the owners.
The skiing domain is exceptional, culminating at 3800 m. The Alps ski area with miles of ski trails spreads between Italy and Switzerland, with a maximum vertical drop of 2300 meters, it is open all year as high mountain summer ski is always available. You can rent a complete sports equipment in local sports shops.
Hundreds of kilometers of hiking, of every difficulty level, are open in the summer, many routes are available for mountain biking. One can practice paragliding in good weather, summer and winter. Two rinks, one of which turns into tennis courts in summer, allow recreational skating or ice hockey. Several indoor pools are open all year.
Numerous summer and winter activities are described on the site: http://wwww.zermatt.ch
How to get to Zermatt:
Zermatt is a car-free resort. It can only be accessed by means of public transport or taxi / minibus.
By plane: Arrival at Zurich or Geneva, then by train (main lines depart every hour from both airports) to Zermatt.
By train: This is the easiest way to access Zermatt. From Zurich or Geneva, it takes about 3:40.
Zermatt Train Station is at the center of Zermatt, you can then take the bus or a taxi to the apartment. (about 10-15 minutes)
By car, take the motorway: Follow the A9 / E62 to Sierre, then N9/E62 and follow the signs to Zermatt before entering Visp. Leave the car in Täsch (garages) and take the shuttle train to Zermatt Täsch. You can also charter a minibus in Täsch.
Within Zermatt, you will walk, or hire an electric taxi for long distances or if you have luggage; Electric shuttle busses provide a regular service throughout the town. The shuttles are free for ski pass holders.