Cervo Mountain Resort - Summer
The Cervo Mountain Resort in Zermatt is situated on the edge of the forest and the outskirts of the village, with spectacular views of the Matterhorn. A mixture of Alpine chalet and hunting lodge the Cervo is a chic and relaxing place to stay.
At a Glance
A charming and friendly hotel made up of five chalets, each with their own spa area, and one main chalet
All rooms have Matterhorn views, and balcony or terrace
Spend the afternoon relaxing on the terrace with its fabulous views
Cosy and homely with an informal atmosphere, the hotel is popular with couples and friends
For a large party or group, chalets can be rented privately
Good location on a terrace above Zermatt and a few minutes from Sunnegga funicular
The sun terrace has a great view of the Matterhorn and is an ideal spot to enjoy a pre dinner drink in the early evening, warmed by the last rays of sunshine.Scott Dunn team
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The 4* Cervo Mountain Resort overlooks the village and is a lovely spot to take in the delights of Zermatt with hiking trails starting at its doorstep.
The hotel has five separate chalets of between five to 11 rooms, each with their own spa. The chalets can be taken separately or as a whole. For privacy and exclusivity, the Cervo's Owners Lodge is a cosy retreat sleeping up to six people, and is ideal for special occasions or family groups, where meals can be taken either in the chalet or in the restaurant. With panoramic windows, a private terrace with views of the Matterhorn and an outdoor whirlpool, it's one of Zermatt's secret gems.
The central chalet is the hub of the hotel with a buzzing bar and lounge, lit by candles,and great for socialising after a fulfilling day in the mountains. The Cervo Puro restaurant serves contemporary Alpine cuisine with a Northern Italian influence and is ideal to relax over a long lunch on the sunny terrace with fabulous views of the Matterhorn. Alternatively the Ferdinand restaurant is a real treat for cheese lovers with specialties including fondue, raclette and a table barbecue.
The rooms are contemporary and all have a balcony and view of the Matterhorn. Junior Suites have a separate lounge, and the Master Suites also have a dining area and kitchenette. Each chalet enjoys a separate spa area with a relaxation room, steam room, sauna, outdoor Jacuzzi and massage room.
The Cervo enjoys a convenient location in the resort, with its own lift linking to the entrance of the Sunnegga funicular. Lying at an altitude of 1620 meters and at the foot of the world-renowned Matterhorn the resort is surrounded by an additional 38 majestic peaks. Due to its southerly location, Zermatt shares part of its border with Italy and thus enjoys a mild climate with extended periods of sunshine. Although a beautiful and internationally renowned spot with numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and elegant shops, Zermatt has never lost any of its village charm and both in summer and winter remains an ideal spot for an active, refreshing or relaxing vacation.
Cervo Mountain Resort has 36 rooms in five chalets. All rooms have bath or shower, balcony or terrace, and all have Molton Brown accessories. Rooms range from corner rooms to master suites. Cosy Deluxe rooms are 32m2 area, whilst the Panoramic Living Suites are 82 m2. The Roof Junior Suites and Panoramic Living Suites all have a living room with fireplace and convertible sofas, and the Panoramic Living Suite also has a dining room with kitchenette.
The Owner's Lodge is taken as an exclusive chalet for up to 6 guests and has breathtaking panoramic views of the Matterhorn and village, ideal for family or a group of friends.
|Contemporary Deluxe Room||
Approximately 32m2 the Contemporary Deluxe Room includes a Twin or King bed, bathtub and shower, desk, balcony, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, Expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products.
|Cosy Deluxe Room||
Approximately 32m2 the Cosy Deluxe Room includes a Twin or King bed, Bathtub and Shower, Lounge and Desk, Balcony with a view of the Matterhorn, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, Expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products.
|Cosy Plus Room||
Approximately 27m2 the Cosy Plus Room includes a Twin or King bed, bathtub and shower, desk, balcony, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products.
Approximately 22m2 the Cosy Room includes a Twin bed, shower, desk, balcony, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products. Can be extended by combining with a Cosy Deluxe Room.
|Roof Deluxe Room||
A romantic room in the roof with a space of 37m2. The Roof Deluxe Room includes a King or Twin bed, Bathtub and shower, desk, balcony, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, Expresso machine and kettle and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products.
|Panoramic Living Suite||
The Panoramic Living Suite is a spacious 82m2. It includes a Twin or King bed, bathtub and shower, living room area with fireplace and pull out sofa, dining room with kitchenette, balcony and terrace, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products.
|Roof Junior Suite||
The Roof Junior Suite is around 49m2 and includes a Twin or King bed, bathtub and shower, lounge area with two sofas (one is a sofa bed), desk and fireplace, balcony, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, expresso machine and kettle, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products. Can be extended by combining with a Cosy Deluxe Room next door.
|Signature Spa Suite||
The Signature Spa Suite is around 55m2 and includes a handmade Hastens King bed, Steam bath and rain shower, Outdoor whirlpool on private terrace, Lounge area with sofa corner, Writing desk, Fireplace, Balcony and Terrace, TV with DVD player, wi-fi, minibar, Expresso machine and kettle, walk-in wardrobe, and complimentary Molton Brown personal care products. Has a view of the Matterhorn.
The hotel is very welcoming but has no particular children's facilities.
Breakfast can be served in your room or on your balcony or terrace, or in the restaurant.
Each chalet has a spa area which includes a relaxation room, steam room, sauna, outdoor Jacuzzi and massage room.
Zermatt is a haven for outdoor pursuits with many activities on offer such as summer skiing, hiking, biking, climbing, parachuting and more. The village itself is a pleasure to explore, whether on foot or in a horse-drawn carriage, with a wealth of shops, restaurants and historic buildings to enjoy. Exploring the mountain is also straightforward with mountain railways and some wonderful trails, whether on foot or wheels. If you would like a really close view of the Matterhorn, a helicopter flight around it is truly breathtaking.
Zermatt is much more of a cultural center than many other resorts. The Matterhorn Museum is a must-see with fascinating exhibits and the English church is a highlight.
There are also plenty more active possibilities including the fitness center, indoor tennis and squash, gym, heli-skiing, ice skating, paragliding, stunning walking tours, gorge adventures, ice climbing and tobogganing.
Location & Directions
On a terrace above the village.
When to go
Warm summer days and cooler evenings means that temperatures in Zermatt in summer are very pleasant. Invariably the weather in the mountains can often change quickly so it's always worth being prepared.