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    Balmer's Hostel

    Hauptstrasse 23 - 33, Matten bei Interlaken, Interlaken 3800, Switzerland
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good29%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    1.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 296 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I have been bringing groups of students to Europe for close to 20 years. We have ALWAYS stayed at Balmers. We always stay for at least 3 nights. The atmosphere is great - the staff is AMAZING. Lilly "from France" - is gracious, kind, and...More

    Thank nsgood71
    Response from BalmersHostel, Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 2 days ago

    We cannot wait for you to bring back more of your groups, we are so happy for all your kind support over the years!! See you next year again!!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Balmer's was the first place I stayed on my own in Europe, and I was a bit nervous about that, but they couldn't have made me feel more comfortable and at ease. All of the staff were so warm and so helpful! If your priorities...More

    Thank Hannah H
    Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 4 days ago

    Wow, what a fantastic review, we are so happy to hear about your wonderful stay and experience, thanks for sharing it with the world! We apologize about the showers, we hope you had a chance to try our our new shower block! We wish you...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was part of a large group that stayed three nights at Balmers. We had the opportunity of meeting the owner Erich Balmer and it shows how much he truly cares about his business and those that choose to stay there. The hostel is like...More

    Thank mrlatsch
    Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so very much for the lovely review, we are super happy you got to meet Erich as since he retired is hard to locate! :-) We hope to welcome you back to Balmers!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    One of the favorite hostels we have been too. We had a private room with a shared bathroom. Twin bunk beds, allowed us to cuddle on one. We only booked a few days in Interlaken and realized it has so much to offer, and Balmers...More

    Thank adrnplta
    Response from BalmersHostel, Guest Relations Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for such a great review! We are very happy you enjoyed your stay, and really hope to see you again .-)

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I have read over the years several reports about Balmer s, Switzerland s most famous spot for backpackers. And so I decided to stay there for a night following an invitation in Interlaken. Amazing. I ve been backpacking thirty years ago and the changes in...More

    Thank Zeugma187849
    Response from BalmersHostel, Public Relations Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your kind and informed review, we really appreciate it! We really hope to welcome you back!

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$46 - US$233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Location
    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Bern >
    • Bernese Oberland >
    • Interlaken >
    • Matten bei Interlaken
    • Also Known As
    • Balmer`s Herberge Hotel Matten ,
    • Balmer's Hostel Matten Bei Interlaken, Interlaken
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    Traveller (154)
    Room & Suite (127)
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    bjctravl
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from BalmersHostel | Property representative |
    Hello, we are a 20 minute walk but it's best to take the bus 104 to get to us , after your stay we will give you a free bus pass!
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    Meg H
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from BalmersHostel | Property representative |
    Hello, we don't recommend it during the high season on weekends but otherwise we do not think it is a problem. If you let us know once you have booked we can try and place you in a room away from the club side.There are many... More
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms have great views and comfortable beds"
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    "if staying in hammock room, it is a good idea to bring blanket(s) as it gets cold at night, even in the summer"
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    "Go for Balmers Tent Village"
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    "Variety of rooms available with diff facilities. The staff is prompt enough to reply to all your queries"
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