At a glance the Romantik Hotel Julen
The charming 4-star Romantik Hotel Julen with its long tradition offers cosy chalet-style rooms in a refreshingly young alpine style, partially with view on the Matterhorn. Because of its warm hospitality, the hotel has become a legend. The unique 3-storey water wonder world invites to relax after an eventful day in Zermatt.
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This family run business values its tradition and offers their hotel guests a free visit to their herd of black nose sheep every Wednesday – during peak season we will take you to the stables and in summer we will take you on a hike.
A) VISIT THE SHEEP BARN | beginning of December until mid / end of April | every Wednesday Meeting at 5 pm at the reception of the Romantik Hotel Julen
You are welcome to visit the black nose sheep in their barn at the edge of the village of Zermatt. The excursion is the ideal opportunity for the Julen family to introduce you to these wonderful animals.
A member of the Julen family will explain the interaction between bio gas plant, tourism and farm.
Visit the animals with short presentation and possibility to pet and take pictures aperitif: degustation of the food produced on the farm such as cheese, dried meat and sausage. Taxi ride to the farm and back
B) HIKE TO THE BLACK NOSE SHEEP | beginning of July – September | from 9.30 am until 4 pm.
Join us on a hike to the flock of the black nose sheep above the Stafelalp. By cable car we arrive at the mountain station Schwarzsee. After a short hike from Schwarzsee we reach the summer alp of the Julen’s black nose sheeps. The Julen family holds with over 300 black nose sheep the largest breeding worldwide. Paul-Marc Julen will tell you interesting facts about the animals and you are invited to enjoy a good glass of wine and air-dried meat from the Valais.
C) E-BIKE TOUR | 1 Jul – 2 Sep | from 9.30 am until approx. 2 pm.
Join us on an e-bike ride up to see the black nose sheep grazing on the alpine meadows and find out lots of interesting facts about this endemic race of sheep. The Julen family holds with over 300 black nose sheeps worldwide the largest breeding. You are invited to enjoy a good glass of wine with dried meat from the Julens’ own production.For Tradition Julen hotel guests the participation at the tour is free. Tradition Julen owns 15 e-bikes. Pre-reservation is necessary.
„Time for tradition in the Matterhorn village”