In a quiet location in the car-free village of Zermatt, Hotel Capricorn offers magnificent views of the Matterhorn, free in-room WiFi.

All rooms at the Capricorn provide a bathroom or shower, a toilet, and cable TV. Some also have a balcony. They are all accessible by lift. Guests can enjoy the sauna.

Within a 5- to 10-minute walk, you can reach 3 cable cars and the centre of the village. The train station is a 15-minute walk from the hotel.

This is our guests' favourite part of Zermatt, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Capricorn has been welcoming guests since 27 Jul 2010.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Zermatt, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Gluten-free


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Room type
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 single bed
1 large double bed
3 single beds
2 single beds
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 large double bed
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 single bed
1 bunk bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours
  • Would you be able to clarify the time when breakfast is served? I plan go hiking around Matterhorn during my visit and that means an early start.
    We serve breakfast from 7.30 to 10 am. If you wish an early breakfast we can prepare you a breakfast Take-away box.
    Answered on 28 January 2020
  • Hello, Are you close to the ski Lifts?
    Hello The ski lifts are open until April 18th. Kind regards Capricorn Team
    Answered on 3 March 2021
  • hi, does the junior suite with mountain view has balcony?
    Dear Guest, Thanks for showing interest in booking Hotel Capricorn for your holidays in Zermatt. Yes, all Junior Suites come with a balcony.
    Answered on 20 February 2022
  • Hi, is lift available in your property?
    Hi, we have a lift in our property
    Answered on 27 May 2022
  • Hi , looking to book the glacier express . Is this far from this hotel ?
    Hi, it is 15 minutes walking distance or 5 minutes if you take a taxi by the train station
    Answered on 16 January 2023
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Hotel surroundings *
Facilities of Hotel Capricorn
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9
Most popular facilities
Spa and wellness centre
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Ski storage
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Hiking
  • Children's playground
  • Skiing
Living Area
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
Entertainment and family services
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Full body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese

House rules

Hotel Capricorn takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 20:00


From 08:00 to 11:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.


Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 20:00 and 07:00

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 6 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card EC-Card Cash is not accepted Hotel Capricorn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that Zermatt is a car-free village. You can park your car in Täsch (indoor parking) and continue to Zermatt by train or taxi. The way from the train station to the hotel, may include steep passages, with heavy suitcases we suggest you to take a taxi (we do not offer pickup service). On foot, please ask the hotel for the easiest directions.

If you are travelling with children, please inform the hotel in advance about their number and age.

The spa area, including the whirlpool is only for adults (older than 14 years).

FAQs about Hotel Capricorn

  • Guests staying at Hotel Capricorn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • The prices at Hotel Capricorn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Hotel Capricorn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Children's playground
    • Skiing
    • Steam room
    • Spa facilities
    • Foot massage
    • Back massage
    • Hand massage
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Head massage
    • Neck massage
    • Full body massage

  • Room options at Hotel Capricorn include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Suite
    • Family
    • Apartment

  • Check-in at Hotel Capricorn is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Hotel Capricorn is 500 yards from the centre of Zermatt.

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hotel Capricorn on this page.