The Chedi Andermatt | swiss alps

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Surrounded by the naturally stunning, year-round beauty of the Swiss Alps, The Chedi Andermatt nestles elegantly among the traditional ski chalets so characteristic of the timelessly charming village of Andermatt. With its authenticity, the unusual liaison of Alpine chic and Asian expression. At the heart of the Swiss Alps, 1,447 meters above sea level, this exclusive hotel in Andermatt will captivate your imagination with its 123 elegant rooms and suites, five outstanding restaurants and bars, a modern Health Club and exceptional spa area. The Chedi Andermatt has received the best possible rating by Forbes Travel Guide 2021, making it again one of the best hotels in Europe.

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The Best Room For You

  • For ski lovers and foodies – enjoy the winter wonderland of Andermatt on the sunny slopes in Spring. Rest your soul in one of our Deluxe Rooms, Grand Deluxe Rooms or Deluxe Suites where amidst the gorgeous design you’ll find murals, inspired in part by the seventeenth-century European master of the art Peter Paul Rubens, and wood panelling with sunk-in bronze lamps behind the bed.
  • Strap on your skis during the day and hit the slopes- there is something for every level
  • The sky turns red, the evening star appears and the last rays of the sun gleam on the silhouettes of the Alps. Enjoy this spectacular setting with a sundowner aperitif at a scenic location. A local guide with lit torch will light the way for you through the charming mountain village of Andermatt.
  • Savour a traditional Swiss cheese fondue at The Chalet, for a rustic and stylish dining experience.
  • During the winter months, Andermatt’s timeless charm is particularly evident; the snow-covered chalet roofs cast their spell and winter-sport lovers find powdery pleasure on the approximately 180 kilometres of slopes on the Gemsstock, the Nätschen, in Sedrun, in Disentis and Oberalp
  • They also make it possible for you to discover the snowy landscape – wrapped in the warmth of a snug cashmere blanket – on a cosy horse and carriage
  • For little guests, they have put together a captivating and exciting program at The Chedi Bear Club, which is carried out daily during the high season and otherwise on weekends.
  • Deep gorges, cascading waterfalls and clear mountain lakes –in the Swiss Alps summer, Andermatt and its surroundings are heaven for hikers, bikers, anglers, nature lovers and anyone in search of relaxation.
  • Its central location in the heart of Switzerland makes Andermatt the ideal starting point for a Swiss Alps summer vacation, from which you can discover all the variety of this Alpine nation, from cultivated Zurich to the world-famous Lake Lucerne to the Mediterranean ambience of Tessin.
  • Golf enthusiasts will find an 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course just a few minutes away from the hotel
  • Discover Central Switzerland with its bizarre rock formations, mountain lakes and pastoral huts serving local specialities. A network of some 500 kilometres of maintained trails invite you to take extended day tours, destination hikes, mountain biking and fun rambles.

Accommodation:
Dream away in The Chedi Andermatt in one of the 123 exclusive rooms and suites. And allow yourself to be spirited away to an Alpine/Asian world by the look of dark wood, soft leather sofas and gentle colours. Large bathtubs, exclusive Hästens beds, heated natural stone floors, built-in fireplaces and separate rain showers entice you to enjoy moments of sensuousness and relaxation. All rooms and suites are at least 52 sqm in size with large picture windows looking out over the unique mountain landscape.

Location:
Andermatt (1,440 metres above sea level) is a large village in the Urseren Valley embedded in 1.4 million square kilometres of natural Alpine landscape which is renowned far beyond the Swiss borders for its high peaks, deep gorges, cascading waterfalls and clear mountain lakes. In the summer, for example, you can enjoy the idyllic hiking trails; in winter, the reliable snowfall makes it the perfect location for active winter sport experiences. 

Getting there:
From Zurich Airport by car it’ll take around 90 minutes, by train around 2.5 hours or 15 minutes by helicopter.  You will find the hotel’s own parking spaces on site.

What to pack:
Warm clothes even in Summer are recommended since the Swiss Alps always have a fresh mountain breeze, restaurant dress code is smart casual.

Restaurants:
The Restaurant: In ‘The Restaurant’ Chef de Cuisine, Armin Egli, will tempt you with dishes from four different, stylish open studio kitchens showcasing both Asian and European fare.
The Japanese: executive chef Dietmar Sawyere and his sushi masters tempt you with top-flight authentic Japanese dishes in this Michelin star restaurant. Additionally, located on Mount Gütsch 2300m above sea level, is The Japanese by The Chedi Andermatt, a hotspot for hikers, skiers and gourmets, whom it invites to enjoy culinary highlights accompanied by views of Gotthard, the Oberalp pass and the Ursern Valley.

Spa:
With a space of 2,400 sqm, an integral spa and health concept will impress you with their generous pool and sauna area, the Tibetan Relaxation Lounge as well as Far Eastern treatments customised to suit your personal needs.
There’s a 35-metre indoor pool as well as the 12-metre outdoor pool that gives you a fantastic view of the surrounding Alpine scenery. In The Health Club at The Chedi Andermatt you train at the highest level using the latest Technogym equipment. Personal trainers are available for individual coaching and to help you realise your personal fitness goals. They even designed their yoga and pilates studio around holistic wellness and offer both private and group classes for you to try.
Chimalaya Expedition: Explore the Swiss mountains during an adventurous snowshoe hike accompanied by a local guide. You’ll be rewarded with breath-taking views and enjoy some classic refreshments along the way, with routes for a variety of skill and fitness levels.

Signature Activities:
Back at The Chedi Andermatt, you’ll be pampered in The Spa with a soothing Himalayan massage. In this signature massage by The Chedi Andermatt, warm river stones are placed on the chakras and then massaged over the body to promote a state of deep relaxation. In the evening, ingredients such as curry, ginger and chili in your 4-course Asian menu in The Restaurant take you to the Far East.

    • All rates include breakfast and complimentary spa access
    • Taxes are included in all room rates
  • Kids Club:
    The Chedi Bär Kids Club is available for children ages 4-14 years old. There’s also ski courses for your children, complete with just the right rental equipment. Sledding, snowtubing and other forms of winter fun also abound in Andermatt.

    Babysitting:
    Babysitting services are available if pre-booked and will be charged extra.

Rate includes

The Chedi Grand Breakfast Buffet
Complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel
Access to The Spa & Health Club
Non-alcoholic beverages from the minibar (replenished daily)
In-room entertainment, daily newspapers
The Chedi Andermatt offers a valet parking service. Valet parking is available for hotel guests only at CHF 30 per night.

You’ll find Andermatt a winter wonderland with average daily temperatures between -5ºC and -10ºC (23ºF – 14ºF).  The sunniest summer months fall between June and August, although October offers pleasant conditions for cool mountain treks and bike rides.

 

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Average Room Rates in USD

Starting rates are based on double occupancy including breakfast

Visa Cost

Tourist visas are granted through the Schengen system. For more information click here.

Top Tip

Switzerland has one of the highest costs of living in the entire world so take that into account when budgeting your trip.

Local Currency

The official currency used is the Swiss franc

Weather

Andermatt experiences most sunshine between June and August. Andermatt is an all year destination with activities for all seasons.

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