The Whymper Residence, Zermatt
Matterhorn Ski Paradise, Switzerland
Self Catered, Sleeps 8
- Matterhorn views
- Enviable location in Zermatt
- Access to luxury hotel facilities
- Laundry facilities
Located in an enviable location in the heart of Zermatt next to the ice skating rinks and 1 minute away from the main shopping centre. This is also very close to the Gornergrat mountain railway being just 2 minutes away.View Location Map
Named after Edward Whymper, the first Alpine climber to reach the summit of the Matterhorn. This top luxury chalet on the third floor is absolutely vast and perfectly situated in what is quite simply the best location in Zermatt. It of course has perfect Matterhorn views and guests staying in the Whymper Residence can enjoy free access via a short tunnel to the Schweizerhof hotel's indoor swimming pool and extensive spa facilities.
The Whymper Residence has a very stylish entrance and lift access to all floors. The apartment has four double bedrooms and five separate bathrooms. The main and generous living area is comprised of three zones: the sitting room with its fireplace, a dining area with an adjoining open plan kitchen, and a study / TV room which can be closed off. All these areas are sunny and south-facing with spacious balconies and fabulous views.
The master bedroom has a double bed, bay windows, a walk-in wardrobe with a desk, and an en-suite bathroom with bath-tub, WC and two sinks. Next to it are two twin bedrooms with big balconies. There is another bathroom with a bath-tub, two sinks, and WC. Down the passage you will find a utility room with a shower, and also a washing machine and dryer.
Around the corner, leading off the hall, is the fourth bedroom, also with twin beds. (Please note that all our twins are of the zip and lock variety so that they can be made up as doubles). This bedroom has its own spacious en-suite bathroom with a shower, two sinks, and WC. There is a further guest bathroom with shower / WC in the passage leading to the study / TV room. The open plan designer kitchen has every accessory you could possibly need, and a convivial breakfast bar.
Price is based on exclusive use of the apartment on a self catered basis. No travel included.
The Whymper Residence has 4 double bedrooms and five separate bathrooms. The master bedroom comes with its own walk in wardrobe with a desk and en suite bathroom. All other rooms contain twin beds two of which have balconies and another with an en-suite bathroom.
Please note that any twin beds are zip and link and can be adjusted accordingly.
Services and Inclusions
ARRIVAL Meeting you on arrival for your chalet holiday
TRANSFERS Arranging airport pick ups by taxi, minibus or helicopter and advising on other travel arrangements
RESORT CARE Daily chalet visits (unless you specify otherwise) to provide advice and useful tips. There is a duty manager available at all times during your holiday
SKI RENTAL Assisting you in obtaining ski rental
LIFT PASSES Having your lift passes ready for you in advance
SKI SCHOOLS/GUIDES Advance booking of ski schools and mountain guides
RESTAURANTS Arranging all your mountain restaurant bookings (these can be essential)
CHILD CARE Making all necessary arrangements to provide you with quality child care (nannies, babysitters, crèche services)
- Exclusive use of the chalet and its facilities
- Bed linen, towels and guest amenities on arrival
- All local taxes and charges
- Welcome and assistance from our staff pre-arrival and in resort assistance from our concierge team
- Transfer to and from the chalet from Zermatt train station on arrival and departure day
- Daily fresh bread delivery
- Free WiFi
- Cleaning on departure