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    Esther's Guesthouse

    Kirchstatt, Gimmelwald 3826, Switzerland
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good10%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “cable car” (49 reviews)
    “other guests” (27 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 282 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This was a return visit for us. Since our last visit the management has been taken over by the next generation and it is still as friendly and homey as ever. We stayed in room 2 which has just enough room for 2 and has...More

    Thank PDXRambler
    Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

    Near a cable car stop in the tiny, picturesque village of Gimmelwald. Peaceful, great views, okay breakfasts and lunches, a common cooking area and clean digs. However, the staff is mainly absent and only committed to being around two hours a day so you are...More

    Thank 196John
    Response from Dana_Gimmelwald, Geschäftsführer at Esther's GuesthouseResponded 2 November 2017

    Hello John I'm really sorry if you had the feeling we're not around. It's true your stay was during the off-season period, this was your choice. We live in the Guesthouse, so you can always reach us if you need anything. You have also been...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

    We loved everything about Esther’s. The room was spotless. The loveseat was a welcome bonus. The views were literally breathtaking, and the working couple who managed it (part of Esther’s family) were gracious and competent. The only negative for some would be the shared bathroom,...More

    Thank Al T
    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    Our stay at Esther's was very relaxing and comfortable. The owners were also very accommodating and their breakfast was fresh and filling.There was so much to do and see. We hiked the mountains and surrounding area. We would love to go back again.

    Thank Diane S
    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    My husband and I had the pleasure of getting to know Esther and Dana and appreciated their kindness and consideration. They were very helpful to us. Esther offers rooms with private bathrooms which we liked. As this mountain town is small, Esther offers a Swiss...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$155 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Bern >
    • Bernese Oberland >
    • Gimmelwald
    • Also Known As
    • Esther`s Guesthouse Hotel Gimmelwald
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    Traveller (145)
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    jbatesdc
    22 February 2016|
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    Response from Uyen O | Reviewed this property |
    You can walk into Murren but it is a hike. Much easier to take the cable car to Murren (higher) or Schetlberg (lower). Both will provide you with a quick transfer to main train or bus stops. Worth the trip to stay in... More
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    Darlene S
    13 January 2016|
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    Response from Uyen O | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. She provides all of the essentials.
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    "Rooms with a private bathroom are available."
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    "Make sure you look out the window and admire the beauty :)"
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    "3/F is quiet & rooms have personal bathrooms."
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    "The apartments have a great balcony and excellent view."
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