If you’re planning on a vacation in Switzerland next year, now is the time to start planning! Zermatt hotels get booked up quick during winter holidays because everyone that skies know, this is THE place to go. If you’ve never been, maybe you’re wondering why?

In all of Switzerland, Zermatt is the prettiest town. The historic homes, wooden chalets, the bakeries, restaurants, and oh the shopping!  Not only is this Switzerland’s prettiest towns, full of charm and grace, but there is so much to do in the town center. And if that doesn’t fill your craving for a vacation, the ominous presence of the famous Matterhorn and other beautiful peaks are sure to beckon to you.

However beautiful, charming, and entertaining Zermatt may be though, you still need a place to call home while you’re there. A place to lay your head, rest your body, and get ready for the next day of adventure and fun. No worries! There are ample Zermatt hotels and accommodations to fit any budget and all within proximity of ski lifts and more.

Like the Le Petit CHARME-INN, sitting in the center of Zermatt, you’re just a seven-minute walk to ski elevators and 10-minute walk to the train.  The rooms are in alpine-style with wooden furnishings and modern conveniences like a flat-screen television with cable channels. Here, you’ll have a private bathroom and each morning a breakfast buffet awaits downstairs. Other restaurants are a short walk away.

Or maybe the Hotel Sarazena, one of the coziest and smallest of all Zermatt Hotels is more to your liking.  Each evening, you’ll find a cozy open fireplace tempting you with a bar serving favorite beverages as well as popular local drinks. Store your ski boots in the drying room ask the in-house experienced alpine guide to accompany you on tomorrow’s canyoning, hiking, or mountain climbing adventures. He won’t mind – he’s the owner of Hotel Sarazena!

If you’re coming to Zermatt to rest and unwind, the Backstage Boutique SPA Hotel is one of the finest Zermatt hotels to do just that. You’ll be walking distance to Gornergrat railway as well as the Sunnega railway, a close by is a ski bus to get you where you want to spend your day skiing. On the property is a skating rink and a tennis court, and every room has a private balcony. Many of the rooms are furnished with a free-standing bathtub and sofa with a view of the Swiss Alps.

If you’re a frequent traveler, you may have an awards program with Best Western. You won’t be without the opportunity to earn more points.  The Best Western Hotel Butterfly is in a quiet location of Zermatt. It is located just two minutes from the Gornergratbahn train station. Each room is furnished with satellite channel television, coffee and tea-making as well as free Wi-Fi. In the spa, relax your tired in the Finnish sauna or a steam bath in an infrared cabin. Regardless which of the many accommodations that you choose, the view is awesome and beautiful. With no cars allowed, you’ll find yourself walking everywhere that the bus or train doesn’t go, but it will be an enjoyable walk that you’ll find to be relaxing.