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Gimmelwald Switzerland See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly the location of this hostel is stunning, far and away the most picturesque of the 5 we have stayed in on our current Europe trip, unfortunately the service of the staff leaves you feeling as though you are a large burden for the little...More

Thank Buddy M
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This hostel couldn't be more perfectly situated in the mountains! 30 seconds walk from the gondola so there's no lugging all your stuff up a hill. Gimmelwald is TINY and really quiet, so not the place if you want to party but that's not why...More

Thank Sn0wflake1992
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This hostel is ever-so-conveniently located next to the gondola so getting there is extremely easy, plus Mürren is just a 5 minute ride away! Petra, the owner, is kind and generous, and the staff is extremely friendly. They'll go out of their way to help...More

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Love the view from our room. There is great wifi reception and a decent breakfast that is included. If you forget your towel you can rent one for one franc and the shower facility is nice. Need one franc for 8 mins which is quite...More

Thank sitcharliesit
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The folks at Mountain Hostel in Gimmelwald were wonderful. We stayed in the Lovers room which has home-made bunk double beds. The bottom beds had little head room so sitting up suddenly could give you a thumping headache, and the floorboards were very creaky, BUT,...More

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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$47 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mountain Hotel Gimmelwald
Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Gimmelwald
Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (7)
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Family and Play Areas (4)
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Adele J
10 September 2018|
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Response from sitcharliesit | Reviewed this property |
The gondola from the valley to Gimmelwald stops right close to the mountain hostel. Right behind it. If your parents are still mobile I don’t think it would be a problem. Also to help you visualize distance look at google... More
6 July 2018|
Response from Tina D | Reviewed this property |
That shouldn't be a problem but contact the hostel and ask. There are great paragliding places located in Lauterbrunen just down the mountain from Gimmelwald. The train actually comes into Lauterbrunen where you can sign... More
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"Buy things from the supermarket to make dinner with as the nearest restaurants are a 30 minute walk away. "
7 Jun 2018
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"wifi barely worked in one public room and had a tedious difficult log in...."
22 Jun 2016
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"We stayed in the "Family Room" which had a spectacular view. (but I think all of the rooms have..."
7 May 2016
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"for families make sure to get the family dorm room."
19 Dec 2015
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