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    Esther's Guesthouse

    Kirchstatt 751A, Gimmelwald 3826, Switzerland
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    Traveller (145)
    Room & Suite (48)
    Dining (7)
    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good10%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “cable car” (49 reviews)
    “other guests” (27 reviews)
    “b b” (31 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 284 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We spent two nights at Esther's this Christmas and loved our stay. Everything was clean and ready upon our arrival. Our room had two comfortable twin beds and we slept great. And the view from our room was beautiful! We overlooked another charming inn across...More

    1  Thank blantoc
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Dear Dana, Thanks for making our trip one of our best. Gimmelwald is like heaven on earth and you have made sure that heaven have all the required facilities. We are completely satisfied and would visit next winters again for longer period. Thanks for suggesting...More

    Thank avanish1985
    Reviewed 13 November 2017

    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

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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$156 - US$253 (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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    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (87)
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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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    Room Tips
    "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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