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Valais hotels are in a constant state of flux, and every year at least one old hotel is given a makeover. The most appealing hotels in Valais are historic sites that have maintained their rustic ambience. Most of those built after 1960 popped up in generic, concrete-slab, balconied rows to accommodate the 1960s ski boom. They are solid enough but anonymous, depending on the personality of their


Valais is home to some of Switzerland's most famous resorts, and prices vary widely between top-level lodgings in resorts and simple auberges (inns) in humbler towns, as well as between seasons. In some resorts, especially Zermatt, there is more than one high season, with the highest prices generally seen over Christmas and New Year's and from mid-February to mid-March. Remember that many resorts shut down during the lulls in May and from November to mid-December.

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