If you're looking for a hotel in the Valais, it's important to determine where exactly you'd like to stay first. To help you get started, we've listed the best Valais hotels below. Many of them are located centrally in the prettiest towns like Zermatt and Saas-Fee, or in smaller villages providing easy access to these famous tourist resorts. Our recommendations for budget and luxury hotels are included in this list too, as well as a selection of hotels with amazing views: they're located right on the hills and mountains tops surrounding the Rhone valley and its side valleys.
You'll find the popular Hotel Gädi in the scenic village of Grächen, situated on a sunny terrace above the Matter valley. The hotel is located right next to the valley station of the cable car to Hannigalp and close to the village centre. Facilities include a restaurant, a spa area with hot tub and rooms with a mountain-view balcony.
This hotel is situated just above the tree line and next to the Aletsch Glacier, a UNESCO World Heritage area. It can only be reached via a cableway and a 30 minute walk. You'll be rewarded with magnificent views of the glacier and the Rhône valley. You can start skiing or hiking directly from the hotel. The hotel has a panoramic restaurant. Altitude: 2137 m.
Peace and quiet, wonderful views, hotel rooms with balcony and wellness facilities define Ferienhotel Waldhaus. It's located at walking distance from the village of Bettmeralp, at a sunny plateau above the Rhone valley. Several cable cars are within easy reach as well. The restaurant serves delicious dishes, including vegan and biological products.
Popular small hotel on the central square in the old town center of Brig. Completely renovated in 2015. It's at walking distance from the train station and the Stockalper Palace. The hotel offers a terrace and an honesty bar. There are plenty of restaurants nearby.
An amazing hotel in high alpine terrain, overlooking the Matterhorn and the glaciers on the border of Italy and Switzerland. This is the highest hotel in the Swiss Alps. Highly recommended if you're looking for a special treat. Altitude: 3100 m.
The Riffelhaus dates back to the mid-19th century when tourism and mountaineering evolved in the Alps. The hotel sits in high alpine scenery, with great views of the Matterhorn and many other peaks. It was completely renovated in 2014. A very comfortable hotel in a remarkable environment, with plenty of hiking or skiing options. Altitude: 2560 m.
Wonderful hotel at 5 minutes on foot from the bus station and parking lot, and at walking distance from the lifts. The hotel features a cosy in-house restaurant, and there are various others within close proximity.
A comfortable hotel close to the main bus station and parking lot, and at walking distance from the lifts and restaurants. The hotel also has its own in-house restaurant.
Hotel Heimatlodge is situated in the old village center of St. Niklaus, surrounded by romantic wooden houses. You'll feel at home in the beautifully renovated modern rooms, the shared lounge or the restaurant. Fitness facilities are available as well. It's only a few minutes' walk to the railway station of St. Niklaus, where you can board trains to Zermatt or Visp/Brig.
Excellent luxurious hotel with several restaurants and a spa on a beautiful square along the main street of Zermatt. All cable car stations and the rail station can be reached within 10 minutes on foot. Free transfer from the rail station is included.
We recommend this hotel if you prefer a lively location in the pretty main street of Zermatt. From here, you'll easily walk to all the shops, the train station, and the cable car stations. This hotel doesn't have many extras (like an on-site restaurant), and can therefore offer good prices at a perfect location.
Beautiful hotel on the lively main street with wellness facilities, an intimate restaurant and terrace.
Popular basic accommodation in the center of Zermatt.
Upper class accommodation with very fine in-house dining. Central location along the main street. Free transfer from the rail station is included.
Hotel Post deserves to be listed on MySwissAlps because its guests are very pleased and it's hard to think of a more central location. It's located in the center of Zermatt, at short walking distance from all the cableways, shops, restaurants and the train station. The hotel offers a spa & wellness area and multiple restaurants.
This hotel is situated just above the tree line and next to the Aletsch Glacier, a UNESCO World Heritage area. It can only be reached via a cableway and a 10 minute walk. It's a beautiful area for extended walking tours or skiing. The hotel has a sauna, hot tub, whirlpool and an in-house restaurant. You can see the city of Brig deep down in the valley, and there are peaks all around you. A special place to spend the night! Altitude: 2040 m.
Very comfortable hotel just outside the center of town; ideal if you're looking for a quiet but central location. The hotel has an on-site restaurant and terrace.
This affordable hotel is located right across the train station. You can see the Glacier Express from your room! The town center, with plenty of restaurants, is just a few minutes on foot.
The affordable Schlosshotel offers a scenic view of the Stockalper Palace and its parc. It's located just outside the town center.
Hotel des Alpes is worth your consideration if you're planning a stay in the beautiful area of Fiesch. It's within walking distance of the railway station of Fiesch and the cable car to Fiescheralp and Eggishorn. After a day out, you can relax in your renovated hotel room, or have dinner in the on-site restaurant serving Swiss specialties. If you like beer, make sure to taste one from the large selection arranged by a beer-sommelier.
Pleasant hotel in the tiny settlement of Furi, outside of Zermatt. Very beautiful location in the forests at the base of the Matterhorn. The hotel can be reached through the cable car station Furi. It is a 5-minute walk from there.
Hotel Klein Matterhorn is situated next to the railway station in the village of Randa, surrounded by impressive mountain ridges. It's a great budget alternative to pricier hotels in Zermatt, as you can easily hop on the train for day trips to this nearby resort. The small hotel offers a restaurant serving Swiss dishes, a bar, a patio and a children's playground.
Basic accommodation across the street from the bus station and parking lot at the entrance of the village. Centrally located.
Affordable hotel for youths and students, with in-house bar and club. Just across the street from the bus station and close to all the lifts.
This small hotel offers 8 rooms at budget prices. Its convenient location next to the railway station of Täsch, where trains frequently leave to nearby Zermatt, is ideal. Travelers recommend the Alpine Budget Rooms for their cleanliness and the tasty breakfast.