Activities in Zermatt



Snow, sun, 360 km of slopes and boundless fun in the snow – this is Zermatt. At the Schlosshotel we also offer our guests a secure ski room with ski boot drying facilities and a tool workbench.

Don’t haul, hire
Complete sets of ski and snowboard equipment can be hired in Zermatt. Our guests receive a 10% discount; vouchers can be collected from reception.




As soon as the snow has melted, various routes invite you to go hiking, such as the Waldweg, the Furiweg and the round walk to Zmutt.

Summer Mountain tours
38 majestic four-thousand-metre peaks can be reached from Zermatt – from easy mountain tours to technically demanding climbing tours. Mountain lodges at spectacular locations and with unique views are there for your physical well-being..

The Indian Summer in Zermatt – extended tours through the autumnal mountains are a wonderful experience. Another highlight is the hike to the Riffelsee lake, one of the most spectacular photo opportunities around Zermatt.

Winter fun
Winter hiking, snowshoe tours, tobogganing, ice skating, guided culinary hikes or excursions on the gondola to the Kleines Matterhorn – Zermatt offers plenty of variety for non-skiers, too.


Mountain biking

Zermatt is a biking paradise with natural and shaped trails in varying degrees of difficulty, and the Schlosshotel is the perfect starting point – it also has a secure bike room.

Bike station
Our cleaning and service station is available for your bike – this also includes a secure room.

Don’t haul, hire
Whole sets of biking equipment can be hired in Zermatt. Our guests receive a 20% discount; vouchers can be collected from reception.

Mountain biking paradies


Take on the culinary peaks – another Zermatt treat. In cosy mountain huts, charming village pubs, or elegant restaurants with Gault Millau points or Michelin stars.

Eating and drinking