Christiania Hotel - Zermatt

Wiestistrasse 7, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920  show map
 4 stars
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Christiania Hotel - Zermatt

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Christiania Hotel boasts privileged location with a superb view of Matterhorn. Since 1972, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Zermatt.

This hotel is about 12.6 km away from Cable car Plateau Rosà, Forest Fun Park and Cable Car Breuil . The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Zermatt.

A short walk to mountains and parks as well as ski resorts.

90 minutes' drive from Lugano airport and 10 minutes' walk to Zermatt railway train station.

Rooms

This property comprises 72 non-smoking guestrooms featuring a dressing area, a laptop-size safe, cable TV, a minibar and wireless internet. Some rooms overlook the city. For more comfort dressing gowns, a shower and free toiletries are provided.

Eat & Drink

A rich buffet breakfast is served daily. Guests will enjoy a casual atmosphere in the Pfeffermühle restaurant. Serving a wide range of dishes, Buffet Bar Sunnegga and La Caleche can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

There are ironing service, free shuttle service and 24-hour reception to enhance a stay at this comfortable property.

Relax

On-site leisure options feature an indoor swimming pool and a tennis court. On-site sport activities include skiing, hiking and lawn tennis.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   72.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Mini golf

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Self-service laundry
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Media

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

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 120 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay at the price of CHF 70 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child may stay for free in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Christiania Hotel - Zermatt Zermatt location
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Hotel Address:

Wiestistrasse 7, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

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City Center
  • Zermatt
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Zermatt railway station
    400 m
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    11.5 km
Restaurants
  • Walliserstube Zermatt (cuisine: Swiss)
    110 m
  • Buffet Bar Sunnegga (cuisine: Swiss)
    100 m
Ski areas
  • Pollux
    340 m
  • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
    2.9 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    72

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Rooms and availability

Christiania photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 29 m²
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  • Private bathroom
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Double room Classic (22 sqm, including the bathroom), without balcony, north-facing, with bath and shower/WC, cable-TV, radio, hairdryer, phone, safe, minibar and WIFI access.

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Christiania Hotel - Zermatt Zermatt location
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    Hotel Address:

    Wiestistrasse 7, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Zermatt
      500 m
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Zermatt railway station
      400 m
    • Train Stations
      100 m
    • Bus stop
      11.5 km
    Restaurants
    • Walliserstube Zermatt (cuisine: Swiss)
      110 m
    • Buffet Bar Sunnegga (cuisine: Swiss)
      100 m
    Ski areas
    • Pollux
      340 m
    • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
      2.9 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      72

    Hotel Awards

    SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZermattChristiania

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    Christiania Location

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 400 m

    Places of interest

    • Gemeindeverwaltung - 600 m
    • Mountaineers' cemetery - 600 m
    • Zermatt - Furi - 1.1 km
    • Matterhorn Express - 1.1 km
    • Matterhorn glacier paradise - 1.2 km
    • Furi - Riffelberg - 2.8 km
    • Furi - Trockener Steg - 2.9 km
    • Riffelberg - Gifthittli - 3.2 km
    • Schwarzsee - 4.8 km

    Train stations

    • Zermatt railway station - 300 m

    Convention centers

    • Vernissage Centre Culturel - 300 m

    Shopping areas

    • Matterhorn Museum - 600 m

    Amusement

    • FIZ Fun In Zermatt AG - 500 m

    Galleries

    • Matterhorn Golf club - 300 m

    Ski Areas

    • Ski Lift Zermatt - Furi - 1.2 km

    Local attractions

    • The Matterhorn - 5.0 km
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    • Breithorn - 9.1 km
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    • Allalinhorn - 10.5 km
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    • Matterhorn Glacier Paradise - 6.2 km
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    • Klein Matterhorn - 9.6 km
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    Near the hotel

    • Sunnegga Paradise - 100 m
    • Stoked Swiss Ski and Snowboard School - 570 m
      Bahnhofstrasse 72, Zermatt
    • Zermatt Fun - 1.3 km
      CP 281, Zermatt
    • Pollux - 340 m
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    • Matterhorn Museum - 650 m
      Kirchplatz, Zermatt

    Restaurants nearby

    • Walliserstube Zermatt - 110 m

      Address: Gryfelblatte 2
      Phone: +41(0)27 9671151

      81% likes this, based on 110 reviews
      Cuisine: Swiss
      Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 37

    • La Caleche - 120 m

      Address: Gryfelblatte 4

      89% likes this, based on 30 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • La Ginabelle - 120 m

      Address: Vispastrasse 52
      Phone: 41-4-0279674535

      67% likes this, based on 25 reviews

    • Buffet Bar Sunnegga - 100 m

      Address: Sunnegga 2300m
      Phone: (0)27 967 30 46

      Cuisine: Swiss

    • CERVO Restaurant - 180 m

      Address: Riedweg 156
      Phone: +41279681212

      72% likes this, based on 130 reviews
      Cuisine: European, Swiss
      Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 35

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      72

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    Christiania Reviews

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

    Average guest rating

    9.0out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 348 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    9.0
    Dining
    9.0
    Location
    8.7
    Rooms
    9.0

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      The hotel was perfect for our holiday in Zermatt. Our room with a balcony had fantastic views of the Matterhorn, as did the restaurant and the swimming pool. The hotel can arrange to pick you up at the train station which we were unaware of when we arrived. It was terrific to swim in the heated pool and finish in the spa after spending the day doing the tourist things. Being away from the main street was a bonus as there was no noise and the room was very quiet. The staff were excellent and helpful with a good command of English although I understand that German is the main language. We would certainly recommend this hotel.

      We found the restaurant menu to be lacking in choices and a tad expensive. The menu offered no more than those in Zermatt which was disappointing given that the hotel was excellent. Maybe that is just Switzerland.

    • Single
      9.2

      I was impressed by the friendliness of the staff and willingness to help and be flexible.Loved the pool and spa

      ... a bit big ... lends itself to the pacjkage or big groups

    • Single
      9.2

      Very good level of service (flexibility regarding breakfast time, suggestion to take care of the luggage). Warm welcome.

    • Couple
      9.2

      Beautiful and clean rooms, and very good service. Got a room with Matterhorn view even if we didn't pay extra for it.

      Note, only the pools are open in the morning, but not the sauna (and fitness?) facilities.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      Impeccable service. Decent sized room with fabulous view of the Matterhorn. Great pool and jacuzzi. Challenging mini golf course!!

      Not really a dislike but it would have been good to have known in advance that the hotel shuttle could have picked us up from the station

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Excellent hotel with wonderful facilities. Friendly, polite and helpful staff. The food was very good and presented well. The spa, pool and wellness facilities were nothing short of excellent; spotless and looked after. The room was everything we thought it would be and the decriptions given in Booked.net are accurate. A large, comfortable room with a good sized balcony and an outstanding view of the Matterhorn. Yes, you pay a bit more for the view, but it is certainly worth it. Would we stay there again? Most certainly.

    • Single
      10.0

      very good value for the money in a city as expensive as Zermatt. and the pool and sauna are great

    • Single
      10.0

      Super swimming pool, excellent breakfast, both with views of the Matterhorn and got free upgrade room.

    • Couple
      9.6

      Pool and Spa area

      Rooms were not as beautiful as they were in the websites photographs.

    • Group of friends
      10.0

      It was an excellent hotel. Wonderfull stuff, very good breakfast. Spa and swimming pool - best you can get. Highly recommended.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      A very nice and friendly hotel with very attentive staff, excellent location and good facilities. I have nothing negative to remark and I'm a picky customer.

      This place does most things right and the staff is polite and attentive. The hotel consists of 2 sections merged by the spa area and some may find the 80 m walk to the spa hard to cover. Distance to city centre of 500 meter may also be to much for Americans, but most Europeans will find this place fascinating and compelling. Great tarrace with a view to Matterhorn.

    • Family with children
      6.6

      The Christiania has a superb swimming pool and spa - definitely the highlight of our stay. Fantastic for relaxing after a hard days skiing. Also, location is very convenient for the Sunnegga lift (train) which is not always easy to find in Zermatt.

      Our room was very spacious but decor a little old-fashioned. If the rooms had looked like the Spa then everything would have been superb.

    • Single
      8.2

      Pool / Spa area is top notch.

      the hotel is a bit far from the main action - it is near one of the smaller ski lifts but far from the main one which is generally the one you will descend from when done ski/boarding on the mountain. Had I known better, I would've stayed closer to the main lift for similar price.

    • Couple
      10.0

      The view of the Swiss Alps and Matterhorn and location to everything in the village

    • Family with children
      6.2

      Location is fantastic..Very nice spa facilities. Good variety for breakfast, clean rooms.

      Spa area including swimming pool was closing at 8:00 pm. This was incredibly early. If you go skiing and want to rest swimming in the pool, its almost impossible. We were very dissappointed as we could use the pool only for 30 mins.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Christiania Hotel - Zermatt Zermatt location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Wiestistrasse 7, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Zermatt
      500 m
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Zermatt railway station
      400 m
    • Train Stations
      100 m
    • Bus stop
      11.5 km
    Restaurants
    • Walliserstube Zermatt (cuisine: Swiss)
      110 m
    • Buffet Bar Sunnegga (cuisine: Swiss)
      100 m
    Ski areas
    • Pollux
      340 m
    • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
      2.9 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      72

    Hotel Awards

    SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZermattChristiania

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Spa Hotels in Switzerland

    Use Badge