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Gimmelwald Switzerland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Mountain Hostel cancelled my reservation 4 days before my arrival. They cited excuses like a failed computer program that approved the booking when the place is actually close for maintenance. To appease the situation, they offered to allow me stay there; but be fore warn...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank LoveTravel820556
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beautiful view of the Rhine valley. Make sure you check the bus schedules as the road up and down is very narrow. If you run into buses you may have to back up! Make sure you check out the castle and old village below the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I’ll start by mentioning we went off season and the hostel was a week from closing, I don’t know if what I am about to describe changes but keep it in mind. Firstly, the views and location was spectacular and no matter what pictures you...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 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

Date of stay: October 2018
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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

Date of stay: September 2018
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About
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$45 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mountain Hotel Gimmelwald
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Gimmelwald
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
US$45 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mountain Hotel Gimmelwald
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Gimmelwald
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Traveller (101)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (7)
Pool & Beach (1)
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
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fenoj
6 July 2018|
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Response from tinad412 | 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. "
tfmollar
7 Jun 2018
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"wifi barely worked in one public room and had a tedious difficult log in...."
iccatharine
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..."
marycX1299BA
7 May 2016
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"for families make sure to get the family dorm room."
MitchS765
19 Dec 2015
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