Hotel Riffelalp – Zermatt, Swiss Alps

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Features and Amenities

  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Wifi
  • Satallite TV
  • Close to slopes
  • Close to centre
  • Mountain Views


The beautiful Hotel Riffelalp is situated at a dizzying 2,222 metres above sea level allowing plenty of snowfall, panoramic views of the mountains and the highest wellness centre in the whole of Europe. Slow down the daily pace of life in this peaceful and serene environment where guests can enjoy the luxurious facilities and the fantastic ski in/ski out feature during the winter season. Disappearing entirely from view, Riffelalp has the pleasure of seeming like an entirely magical wintery wonderland.

Rooms & Suites

The Riffelalp has 65 gorgeous rooms and 5 excellent suites for guests to stay and relax in. The hotel boasts fantastic panoramic views that can be seen from any room chosen as well as beautifully decorated and furnished interiors. Subtle and refined, the decor of each room or suite is designed to ensure guests feel at the very heart of luxury and comfort. As well as the normal amenities of a 5* hotel, each room or suite includes smart TV's, complimentary wifi access and Nespresso coffee makers.

Restaurants & Bars

With the scene stealer being the Matterhorn, there's no better place to experience some fine dining and excellent beverages than the restaurants and bars on offer at the Riffelalp.

Ristorante al Bosco - this beautifully elegant eaterie features a sun terrace for guests to enjoy those spectacular views whilst indulging in delectable food. The restuarant is open during the day and the night time.
Mark Twain Lounge - A winter season daytime sun terrace for guests to enjoy some simple food with friends or family.
Restaurant Alexandre - This exceptional 5* restaurant is open during the evenings and night times and provides truly irresistible bites to savour.
Restaurant Walliserkeller - Another winter season night time restaurant featuring regional cuisine by an open wood-burning fireplace. Guests can expect fondue, raclette and meat dishes cooked on hot stones.
Bar - The cosy lobby and spacious bar area boasts gorgeous piano music whilst guests relish in divine cocktails and other alcoholic treats.
Vinothek - Available in the winter time, the wine experts of the Riffelalp are on hand to ensure guests try and taste a wide selection of wines with their unparalleled knowledge of each one.

St. Trop Alp Spa

Experience all of the benefits of Riffelalp's incredible spa and wellness facilities along with the skilled professional therapists and forget all the pressures of every day life. Guests can discover Europe's highest outdoor swimming pool as well as a second indoor swimming pool, steam bath, solarium and an organic sauna. The Schnobiel Cave is heated to approximately 40'C to ensure plenty of radiated heat as well as Chriiter-Grotta, a beautifully unique with saline baths and waterfalls. Massage treatments and a mini fitness room are also available for guests to reap the benefits.


The Riffelalp provides an extensive range of exhilarating, interesting and fun activities for guests to enjoy and take away with them.

The summer months are headed by expert ski and mountain guide, Yann who will take guests on guided day trips on easier hikes or peaks ascending at 4,000 metres. In the winter season, there are plenty of snowshoeing, heli-skiing and ski trip experiences to try.

Indoor activities include a billiard room, table tennis/football, games consoles and a stunning bowling alley. Children are also looked after in the Riffelalp's Kindergarten with supervision during the winter season. A wonderful children's playground located in front of the hotel with a slide, swing and a sandpit.

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