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Superior Apartment- Zermatt, Direct Access, Great Views, Quiet Area, Fast Wifi

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The great view from Millennium to the Matterhorn

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Last updated: 08/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Our Millennium Haus flat is modern, light and airy (64 sq. m.) and unlike many flats offered in Zermatt, has DIRECT road access - NO long flights of stairs to climb! Built in 2000 it is in a quiet location with uninterrupted views south to the Matterhorn from the bedroom, living room & terrace. 'Talk about a room with a view-this is terrific!' wrote a guest, we are a 5 minute walk (2 minute in a taxi) from the Sunnegga lift. The spacious modern living area includes a large sofa bed plus cable HDTV, DVD, CD stereo, the dining area has a large circular table and it has a fully fitted kitchen with all amenities including a dishwasher. The bedroom has a double bed with lots of storage and the bathroom has a combined bath and a shower to wake you up! Heating for the apartment is under floor. In addition, the house has a ski room with boot drier . Outside is a large south facing patio area with table and chairs and lawn. For those who need to stay in touch, we have a fast broadband WiFi connection


Great Deals on Ski Rentals & Lessons: We have negotiated for you a discount on ski rentals of 10% (credit card)

Non Skiers, Poor Days...: Zermatt is a fantastic skiing resort with hundreds of kilometres of skiing in Zermatt, Cervinia and Valtournenche. But it also has good facilities for non skiers - most of the mountain pathways are kept fully open in Winter so walkers can arrange to meet the skiers at your favourite restaurant! There is indoor swimming, outdoor skating and curling rinks as well as tobogganing - great fun when the weather is a bit iffy! Plus a village which offers historic walks daily, an Alpine Mountain Museum and take a horse drawn carriage tour.

You can now buy a ski pass which allows you to take days off!

Restaurants and Apres Ski: We know of no other resort with such a wide variety of excellent restaurants both on and off the mountain, Zum See has been voted best mountain restaurant and many others offer a fantastic variety of mouth-watering menu's. The hamlet of Findeln just below Sunnegga offers many great little stubli's such as Franz & Heidi's, Chez Vrony, Paradies, Reid etc. - you will not be disappointed.

In the evening Zermatt has scores of excellent venues for eating Swiss traditional fare plus French, Italian, Mexican, Thai, Japanese, Greek etc. and after your meal there’s an excellent nightlife in places such as the Pollux, Moods, Elsie’s and the Pink Elephant often with live music.

The Telegraph sums it up in its Ski Supplement (8th October 05) 'Best mountain restaurants in the world, which explains the lack of will to ski after lunch. Lunch in Chez Vrony, Zum See or any other of a dozen other mountain restaurants is a gastronomic experience without parallel.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Chalet
  • 64 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a high chair and travel cot for toddlers...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is permitted on the patio but not in the house...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We are sorry, our house regulations do not allow us to rent with any animals...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    There is only one small step to navigate as the photo's show....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • The bedroom sleeps 2 plus there is a custom double sofa bed in the lounge. We also have a cot available. The main bed has 2 matrasses and separate duvets (Swiss style)...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • The bathroom is fully tiled with underfloor heating and a full size bath with a powerful shower that will certainly wake you up! There is also a full towel rail and magnified shaving / make up mirror There is a hair dryer in the apartment...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The house has a sizeable ski room with heated boot drier and ski racks for all 4 apartments, plus a separate lockable storage cupboard for luggage, buggy etc. We have a cot which can be put up on request. Please do note that like all Swiss houses there are many regulations with regard to noise especially in the evening and our house is no exception. We would ask that all visitors abide by the regulations for the quiet enjoyment for all. When you arrive and leave just grab a local electro taxi which will drop you at our front door (costs vary according to the number of people and amount of luggage. It is easy to get around in Zermatt. Most distances can easily be covered on foot, there are also electro buses which serve all the major lift points. In winter the bus service is included in the ski-pass and you can also grab an electro cab to get you home! ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books:

    There are a several books and cookbooks in the apartment...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HDTV with cable and over 200 channels...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    All of the heating is underfloor and controlled thermostat...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide all bed linen ...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath sheets and hand towel plus drying up cloths etc....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso coffee machine include 2 sleeves of capsules enough for 20 cups of coffee...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Half size dishwasher is plenty big enough for a family of 4... we provide the tablets and salt etc....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The fully equipped kitchen is cosy but has everything you could need including a fondue set!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Miele fully functioned electric oven...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large refrigerator with freezer compartment built in...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Golf is available in Randa...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Terrace
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 4 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

SFr1,250

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr179 Nightly

Autumn
Sep 5 - Dec 4, 2015
3 night min stay
SFr165
SFr975

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr139 Nightly

Early Ski
Dec 5 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
SFr180
SFr1,050

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr150 Nightly

Christmas / New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

SFr2,440

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr349 Nightly

Ski Jan
Jan 2 - Jan 29, 2016
3 night min stay
SFr195
SFr1,140

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr163 Nightly

Ski Peak
Jan 30 - Apr 2, 2016
7 night min stay

SFr1,499

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr214 Nightly

Ski April
Apr 3 - May 7, 2016
3 night min stay
SFr175
SFr995

Discounts: 7 nights or more: SFr142 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Linen, Final Clean, Tax SFr200
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rental rates exclude a final cleaning, linen, & local visitor taxes charge of Swiss Francs 200. All other costs are inclusive

PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE HAPPY TO ACCEPT PAYMENT IN SWISS FRANCS, UK POUNDS, EURO's, OR US DOLLARS, we can accept cards via Paypal but with a 3% surcharge (charged by Paypal)

We do not rent for part weeks in any high season


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Location

231 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Geneva/Milan
933 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Calais
8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Tasch
48 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Sion
Zermatt
Nearest Ski
Zermatt

Car: Not Necessary

Millennium Haus is in the North East part of Zermatt village. Property number 1509 in square E2 of the village map - go to www.zermatt.ch & search for village map - beware some properties advertised as Zermatt are actualliy in Tasch, access to it is by walking or electro taxi, the apartment has direct road access, and only one step. (unlike many) Zermatt is part of the Valais Alps in the south of Switzerland at an altitude of 1,600m. and is a car-free resort. Access for private transport is only allowed as far as Tasch (5km from Zermatt).Lots of parking in Täsch from £5 per day. A taxi service runs 24 hours and shuttle train runs every 20 minutes. There is a car park with free parking for 100 cars in Visp (27km from Zermatt) for people travelling by train from here to Zermatt. Geneva to Zermatt is about 3 hours by car (allowing for parking in Tasch) and takes around 4 hours by rail. You can also fly to Zurich, Basel, Berne and Milan Malpensa (transfer by train only in win

Golf: Golf is available in the summer, down the valley at the Matterhorn course in Tasch. Its a new 9 hole course which is interesting with great views, if a little lacking in distance and the par 3, over the river Vispa is a super short hole.

Further afield if you have a car, there are courses at Leuk about forty minutes and the Swiss Open course at Crans Montana (handicap limits) about an hour You are also only an hour and a half from the Italian Lakes and there are several excellent courses around Lago Maggiore.

Ski: We were told 'once you've skied Zermatt you'll just keep coming back'... they were right. 'Serious skiing territory-fabulous for advanced & intermediate and perfect for those who want to lap up the atmosphere of one of the most vibrant ski resorts in the world' (D Telegraph 08.10.05)

You can ski up to 3800+ metres, it has Europe's largest summer ski area and plenty of snowmaking to keep the runs to the village topped up. This usually ensures excellent skiing from late November to the end of April.

Zermatt has 3 ski areas, Sunnegga, Gornergrat and Klein Matterhorn with 33 lifts in total. Ski Europe offers a good independent summary of the skiing (please, contact owner for link). It offers pistes for everyone but is best for intermediates and upward.

Once you’ve “done” Zermatt, you can ski over to Italy and experience Cervinia and Valtournenche via the Klein Matterhorn.

In total there is over 394 km. of pistes in the area at high altitude with runs to challenge every ski

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: Hi, I am Swiss, but lived in the UK for many years, we now live in central Switzerland and have been coming to Zermatt for more than 20 years.

Why the Owner Chose Zermatt:
When we stood on the piece of land where Millennium now stands, were were immediately taken by its great position and peaceful location - far enough outside the village, for a quiet location, but close enough to easily walk into the village and also to the Sunnegga ski lift which is the fastest route onto the mountain. We thought it was the perfect location.

The Unique Benefits at this Chalet:
Our location provides a great view of the Matterhorn from both the bedroom and living area and we are on the sunny side of the village. It is a small house with only 3 other apartments and it has direct access from the road, so no long sets of stairs to climb!


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • The great view from Millennium to the Matterhorn

    The great view from Millennium to the Matterhorn

  • Access to the house, one step to climb, easy access.....unlike many others!

    Access to the house, one step to climb, easy access.....unlike many others!

  • The living area

    The living area

  • The South facing living area

    The South facing living area

  • Relax in our lounge and look at the Matterhorn!

    Relax in our lounge and look at the Matterhorn!

  • The kitchen area

    The kitchen area

  • The apartment has a Nespresso machine

    The apartment has a Nespresso machine

  • Plenty of storage for clothes in the Bedroom

    Plenty of storage for clothes in the Bedroom

  • The boot drier in the Ski room

    The boot drier in the Ski room

  • The patio and side of the house

    The patio and side of the house

  • The road beside our wall showing the entrance and kitchen window

    The road beside our wall showing the entrance and kitchen window

  • Millenium from behind showing the great view we have south to the Matterhorn

    Millenium from behind showing the great view we have south to the Matterhorn

  • The view from the house

    The view from the house

  • The back of the house shows the great location we have

    The back of the house shows the great location we have

  • Another living area photo

    Another living area photo

  • The ed settee in the lounge

    The ed settee in the lounge

  • The Dining Table sits up to 6 people

    The Dining Table sits up to 6 people

  • The Kitchen

    The Kitchen

  • The Bedroom

    The Bedroom

  • The Bathroom

    The Bathroom

  • Our south facing Patio & Lawn

    Our south facing Patio & Lawn

  • The Road up to Millennium and our garden wall

    The Road up to Millennium and our garden wall

  • Millennium has a great location - view from above and behind

    Millennium has a great location - view from above and behind

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, german
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 08/21/2015
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