Hotel Bijou - Zermatt

Winkelmattenweg 52, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Bijou - Zermatt

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Cycling

Hiking

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Children's play area

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The 3-star Hotel Bijou boasts a good location not far from Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort and Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. Hotel Bijou has been welcoming guests to its en-suite rooms since 1984.

Schools and churches lie a short distance from the hotel. This cozy venue is situated 150 meters away from Ski Lift Zermatt - Furi and Matterhorn Museum.

Guests can reach Hotel Bijou by car from Malpensa airport in 90 minutes.

Rooms

A panoramic view over the mountain welcomes guests to Budget Double Room, Single Room and Superior Double Room offering a closet, a writing desk, satellite TV, heating and a laptop-size safe. The property boasts views of Matterhorn Mountain from its rooms. All bathrooms are appointed with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat

The hotel Bijou serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

Services

The hotel offers a vending machine, a cash machine and a baggage storage and such services as tour assistance, evening reception and ironing service.

Relax

Guests will enjoy using a sauna and a spa center after a busy day in Zermatt. On-site activities feature hiking and cycling.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   17.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Express check-in/-out
  • Front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Ski school
  • Cycling
  • Hiking

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 6 may stay at the price of CHF 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay at the price of CHF 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Bijou - Zermatt Zermatt location
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Hotel Address:

Winkelmattenweg 52, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

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City Center
  • Zermatt
    1.0km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Findelbach
    600 m
  • Zermatt GGB
    1.3km
  • Bus stop
    12.7km
Restaurants
  • Kleines Matterhorn (cuisine: Italian)
    140 m
  • Sonnmatten Restaurant & Suite (cuisine: Continental, European, Swiss)
    150 m
Ski areas
  • Pollux
    1.2km
  • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
    4.1km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    17

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Bijou Budget Double Room
Budget Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 19m2
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  • Private bathroom
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This room under the roof pitch features a flat-screen cable TV, a seating area and a private bathroom.

Room facilities
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    Single Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double Bed
    Size: 21m2
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    • Private bathroom
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      Hotel Bijou Superior Double RoomHotel Bijou Superior Double RoomHotel Bijou Superior Double Room Doubleroom Superior
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed
      Size: 24m2
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      • Bathtub
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Bijou - Zermatt Zermatt location
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        Hotel Address:

        Winkelmattenweg 52, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zermatt
          1.0km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Findelbach
          600 m
        • Zermatt GGB
          1.3km
        • Bus stop
          12.7km
        Restaurants
        • Kleines Matterhorn (cuisine: Italian)
          140 m
        • Sonnmatten Restaurant & Suite (cuisine: Continental, European, Swiss)
          150 m
        Ski areas
        • Pollux
          1.2km
        • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
          4.1km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

        Hotel Awards

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        Hotel Bijou Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Zermatt - 3.7km

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 900 m

        Places of interest

        • Gemeindeverwaltung - 600 m
        • Gorner Ridge - 4.5km

        Convention centers

        • Vernissage Centre Culturel - 900 m

        Amusement

        • FIZ Fun In Zermatt AG - 700 m

        Local Attractions

        • The Matterhorn - 4.6km
          ZermattSwitzerland
        • Breithorn - 8.1km
          ZermattSwitzerland
        • Allalinhorn - 11.5km
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        • Matterhorn Glacier Paradise - 5.0km
          Zermatt 3920Switzerland
        • Klein Matterhorn - 8.4km
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        Near the hotel

        • Zermatt Fun - 120 m
          CP 281, Zermatt
        • Stoked Swiss Ski and Snowboard School - 820 m
          Bahnhofstrasse 72, Zermatt
        • Sunnegga Paradise - 1.4km
        • Matterhorn Museum - 720 m
          Kirchplatz, Zermatt
        • Pollux - 1.2km
          ZermattSwitzerland

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Kleines Matterhorn - 140 m

          Address: Schluhmattstrasse 50
          Phone: +41 27 967 01 42

          52% likes this, based on 28 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: GBP 15 - GBP 38

        • Bergstube - 190 m

          Address: Schluhmatte

          70% likes this, based on 16 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss

        • Restaurant Zum See - 420 m

          Address: Wichieweg 44
          Phone: 027 967 20 45

          85% likes this, based on 137 reviews
          Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 73

        • Sonnmatten Restaurant & Suite - 150 m

          Address: Winkelmattenweg 96
          Phone: +4127 967 3030

          74% likes this, based on 80 reviews
          Cuisine: Continental, European, Swiss
          Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 34

        • Alpenrose - 340 m

          Address: Oberdorfstrasse 79

          74% likes this, based on 17 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 16

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

        Hotel Awards

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        Hotel Bijou Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Bijou

        Individual guest reviews

        • Family with children
          8.2

          Friendly and helpful staff. Location close to Matterhorn cable cars. Very nice view from the breakfast area.

          A bit dated decor. A fair walk from train station (better to take one of those electric taxis)

        • Couple
          6.6

          Room size and clealiness

          Cash payment as only cash was accepted. Shuttle service cost of 25 CHF each way (25 x 2 = 50 CHF) is very very high. Location is good for mountain view but bad for commute.

        • Family with children
          7.0

          close to cable car station ...away from the city center(20-25 min walk from the train station or ready to pay 25 CHF etc from the city center to hotel for taxi

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          The owners were extremely helpful with how to get around Zermatt on the local buses and were available right on time when we needed to get back to the railroad station. Breakfast was excellent. Although we booked no balcony for a better rate, we were upgraded to balcony as we were between seasons and there weren't many tourists in town.

          The hotel was on the far end of town, not easy to walk up the hills from the train station, but this could also be a plus as it was quiet and a bus stop was just yards away.

        • Older travelers
          4.2

          The view of the Matterhorn was nice, very nice balcony on room. The staff members were very nice. There was yogurt with breakfast. The internet worked and was free. The room was quiet. Good location to access the Cable Car lifts. If you are looking for a functional, minimalist place to stay, this will be fine, but it is not for a romantic weekend.

          Overrated, this property is more like a bedroom in a large house than a hotel. We would not say "bed and breakfast" because the breakfast was minimal. There must be no standard for what constitutes a "superior" room vs a "standard" room on bookings.com, as this was not "superior". The breakfast was: chopped apples in fruit cocktail, lunch meat slices and cheese slices, toast, & cereal, but at least there was yogurt. They do not offer a ride to/from the train (they are at the far south end of town and up a hill). We booked a non-smoking room, yet there was an ashtray on the balcony, and the room smelled musty. It was a disappointment compared to its online description. The reading lights and radio were all unplugged when we first got to the room, so we had to go around trying to figure out where the outlets were. And if you want to plug in your laptop on the desk, you have to unplug a lamp.

        • Group of friends
          4.2

          The location is very far away from the train station, especially when I was carrying a heavy luggage in a very hot weather...there was no hotel staff in the reception when I arrived, only a piece of paper stating welcome and tmr breakfast time with a key on the table near reception. Also, my room was in the first floor. While I was taking shower, I could still hear people playing basketball outside which made me feel very uncomfortable.

        • Group of friends
          3.2

          the view is very good and also the breakfast.

          is very far from train station, if you are planning to take the train in the morning that I don`t recommend you. you can`t use nothing faculties that they mentioned on the website, because the reception is always close, is impossible to ask for helping when you need it. and the staff's attitude is soooooooooooooooo bad!!

        • Older travelers
          4.2

          Good location for Gandola ride to Matterhorn. Good size room with a view of the mountains.

          We did not feel welcome at all at the hotel. The website gives no information about location of the hotel being a 15 min bus/ taxi ride from the train station as Zermatt is car free. The hotel staff did not provide clear instructions to the address nor is a taxi included in the price. At the hotel we were told there are no facilities for tea/ coffee in the evening after 7 and that there is no place to eat accept the town centre ( which would mean we go back the same way we just arrived and pay up 3.40 franks each way! ) . However we realised next morning there was a small shop nearby where we could've had a bite. We were charged the room fee upfront (Fr 150/-!) and this was the only hotel in our entire trip that did this! Overall very disappointing after a tiresome journey!

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          The Room is clean and reasonable nice. The location near Matterhorn is also a plus in terms of view. You can see the matterhorn every morning during the breakfast.

          However, the distance from station to hotel is incredible far. The most terrible thing is that way is uphill, so if you have a luggage with you. You will have to suffer. The staff is unfriend. There is no elevator in the hotel, thus you will have to suffered again if you have large luggages. I also felt been discriminated due to the room i booked with her language. The cheapest room in the hotel located in the forth floor. No view at all. The staff is never in the lobby. Thus, you will have to find the hotel by yourself. Anyway, I would not recommend the hotel at all.

        • Single
          9.6

          Friendly and helpful staff. great dinner buffet value. Was 25 sfr per meal but for what you got it beat anything you could get in town. Free breakfast also very good. Was upgraded to a corner room with an outstanding view of the Matterhorn from the balcony. Very comfortable bed.

          Little out of the way from center of town/train station. With luggage, recommend taking a taxi or a bus

        • Group of friends
          7.8

          best view of Matterhorn ,espeicial sun rise

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Staff was very good & were co-operative.Good guidance was given for sightseeing.One night is not enough for Zermatt.

          It was far from station & so they have keep free pick up & drop.

        • Group of friends
          7.0

          I loved the ever friendly staff who never failed to answer our numerous questions and always recommended places to visit as we were unable to go up the Matterhorn due to the weather.

          Getting there was a problem. You could maybe provide more signboards? Otherwise asking the locals would suffice.

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          The location of the hotel which is secluded near the mountains can have both plus and minus points (rather far from centre). The hospitality of the staff makes you feel very welcome. My room was even upgraded to a balcony with Matterhorn view with no added costs!

          Location which is far from the centre and train station. I would advise travellers with huge/many luggage to take the taxi as walking along the hilly paths can be very exhausting.

        • Group of friends
          9.6

          Very helpful staff go over and above what was expected, they even made us sandwiches when they found out we were to leave before breakfast! Hotel so close to cable cars. Can see Matterhorn from the garden.

          Steep hill and a bit hard to find! It's worth it tho I'd say!

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Bijou - Zermatt Zermatt location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Winkelmattenweg 52, Zermatt, Switzerland, 3920

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Zermatt
          1.0km
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Findelbach
          600 m
        • Zermatt GGB
          1.3km
        • Bus stop
          12.7km
        Restaurants
        • Kleines Matterhorn (cuisine: Italian)
          140 m
        • Sonnmatten Restaurant & Suite (cuisine: Continental, European, Swiss)
          150 m
        Ski areas
        • Pollux
          1.2km
        • Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Resort
          4.1km
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

        Hotel Awards

        SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedZermattHotel Bijou

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in Switzerland

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