Whymper Residence is named after the first Alpinist to reach the summit of the Matterhorn, Edward Whymper, this exclusive chalet apartment takes the entire third floor and is perfectly situated in the centre of Zermatt. Located right next to the ice skating rinks (tennis courts in the summer), the main shopping centre and the Gornergrat Mountain railway, there is so much to do even if you’re not on the slopes.
The Whymper Residence has a stylish and classy entrance and lift access to all floors. The main living area is spacious and generous and comprises of three zones; the sitting room with fireplace, the dining area with adjoining open plan kitchen and a study room which can be closed off and turned into a bedroom if needed. These areas are all south facing with balconies and fabulous views.
The master bedroom includes a double bed, a walk-in wardrobe and en-suite bathrooms. Adjacent to this are two twin bedrooms with large balconies and another bathroom.
Down the passage is a utility room with a shower and around the corner, you will find another tastefully decorated en-suite bedroom.
A further guest bathroom is situated in the passage leading back through to the study. The room can be closed off to make up another bedroom if needed.
In addition to all mentioned, guests of the Whymper Residence have full access to the nearby Schweizerhof Hotel’s swimming pool and wellness facilities.