Zermatt is a beautiful town in the south of Switzerland. Surrounded by stunning Alpine scenery, it is a paradise for skiers and hikers – and also a great destination for all kinds of business travel, including meetings and incentive trips. Zermatt hotels offer top-of-the-range business facilities and are easy to reach by road or rail, with good connections from international airports in Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Milan and Bern. Zermatt even has its own heliport too.
What can I expect from a business trip to Zermatt?
You and your team can expect helpful, professional hotel staff and first class meeting facilities in a tranquil location with clean mountain air - an ideal place to reflect and gather new ideas. For a completely fresh perspective, the Gornergrat Bahn, the second highest railway in Europe, will take you 1,484m above the town to panoramic views of glaciers and snow-capped summits.
Which facilities will I find in Zermatt?
Many of the hotels in Zermatt are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for conferences and meetings and offer free WiFi. For the ultimate meeting location, the seminar room in the Matterhorn glacier paradise is 3,883m above sea level and, with space for up to 50 participants, makes an impressive setting for any business event. The underground glacier palace is another fantastic choice for a product presentation or workshop. On sunny days, you may even be able to enjoy a meeting in the open air on a hotel terrace in Zermatt with views of the Alps.
What else can I do during my stay in a Zermatt hotel?
Some Zermatt hotels have their own spas, enabling you to wind down with a relaxing massage or swim in a heated indoor pool after a hard day's work. Wine tasting is another option and the town boasts numerous bars and restaurants offering traditional Swiss cuisine such as cheese fondue and Rösti, a sort of potato fritter. Adventure sports fans will be spoilt for choice, with skiing, mountain biking, water skiing and wakeboarding just a few of the activities on offer depending on the season. In winter, you can spend the night in an igloo hotel in Zermatt – a superb team-building experience. With so much to see and do, your stay in Zermatt is certain to be a memorable one.