The free Walsers settled in the Calfeisen Valley as early as the 14th Century. The church of St. Martin was first mentioned in the annals of 1432.
Seiler Hotels' traditional Monte Rosa is located in the centre of Zermatt's car-free area. During 2008 and 2009, it was renovated down to its finest details. Dining room with table d'hote menus (set menus) and weekly theme nights. Dine Around Arrangement means half-board guests can choose from 13 restaurants in winter and 9 in summer. Guests have free access to the Mont Cervin Palace wellness area.
The stately country inn dating from 1698 is situated opposite the famous monastery and Tête de Moine cheese museum of Bellelay. High-quality gentle refurbishments in the past years. 11 bright hotel rooms, 1 dormitory for 20 persons, pool table and lounge, table football, bar. Looking out of the windows, one can see horses grazing. The restaurant is famous for its creative seasonal cuisine, trout dishes, grilled meat, and crepes. Garden restaurant, different party rooms.