Switzerland is home to stunning landscapes, snowy glaciers, excellent cuisine, traditional alpine villages and extreme winter sports. The picturesque country has been attracting outdoor sports enthusiasts for many years and is especially popular with mountain climbers, hikers, skiers and snowboarders.
There are many world famous skiing resorts in the Swiss Alps. The high glacier peaks guarantee snow throughout the winter season makes the resort popular with British skiers and snowboarders. About 65% of Switzerland is covered with mountains reaching summits of up to 4810m! Just reaching over the Swiss border is the world famous Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps.
Zermatt is home to another world famous mountain, known as the ‘king of mountains,’ the Matterhorn. The Matterhorn has been drawing in thousands of tourists since the early 1800’s and is one of the most photographed mountains in the world.
Skiing in Switzerland feels like a luxury with its vast amount of skiable terrain, swanky towns and world famous attractions. The Grand Hotel Zermatterhof is located in the very heart of the ski resort. This luxury hotel pampers its guests with its own swimming pool, bars, Turkish baths and many more five star facilities.
Another chalet with exceptional views of the Matterhorn is Chalet Grace. This chalet is fitted out with full length windows so guests can enjoy panoramic views from the comfort of their chalet rooms. The outdoor hot tub is very popular and the backdrop of the Matterhorn provides memorable and romantic moments.
Chalet Peak is an extravagant chalet that is furnished with fixtures from all over the world. The neutral colours, wooden interior and floor to celing windows make a comforting and homely feel for its guests. With its own personal sauna and steam bath guests can fully relax after a hard day hitting the. The chalet hosts up to 15 guests so is perfect for families and large groups looking for the ultimate luxury skiing holiday in Switzerland.