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Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a really nice hotel. It is family owned and the environment is very cozy and welcoming. Gabriela's customer service is commendable. We were received and dropped of by car at the train station. The hotel rooms are perfect for a couple. The view from the hotel is breath taking. It is a very serene experience. Overall the hotel,...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I dont do this very often, but I cried when we left this beautiful chalet in Grindelwald. The owners are what makes this place so special. They couldnt do enough for us and gave us valuable advice as to what to visit, how to dress, how to get to places etc. Our room was on the small side but the...

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2Thank fiat957
Mentone, Australia
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Nice family run hotel which is a charming change from the chain hotels you find in the big cities. The rooms are big and an updated bathroom makes it a nice stay. The floors are a bit creaky but this adds to the charm. The hosts were wonderful and helped plan each of the five days we stayed including checking...

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1Thank clkenneally
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is a chalet style hotel in a valley surrounded by mountains. The owners are welcoming hospitable and very helpful. The room we had faced up the valley with lots of space and stunning views.All the expected amenities were present. A lift was available to save carrying bags upstairs. Excellent breakfast. We enjoyed a dinner there on the first night...

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1Thank ian m
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We stayed for 2 nights and enjoyed every second. The hotel was clean and tidy. The staff was very nice. breakefast was good, the location is 5 minutes walking from the main street and from the cable cars to mount first. Very recommanded.

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2Thank Evyatar M
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We just returned from an 8 day stay at this wonderful hotel in Grindewald. Everything about our stay was first class. Our hosts, Gerhard and Gabriela, were most gracious and helpful, with attention to detail a priority. The hotel has been in the family for four, going on five, generations and presents an old world charm that is relaxing and...

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4Thank Sharon F
Harbor Springs, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Our 3-day stay here was wonderful. Both Gabriela and Gerhard were always gracious, offering their service at any time, giving us guidance on what the weather forecast was, showing us the webcam views at various locations, and what lifts, trains and trails to suggest for us. They provide a free bus card for the area, and the bus stop is...

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2Thank ThomGeorge
San Diego, California
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The owners are very helpful and friendly. The breakfast had a good selection and such a wonderful view. The Hotel is very beautiful with all the flower boxes and the views from the room and balcony were outstanding. It is a nice walk into town. We really enjoyed "First" gondola and hiking down. We were sad to leave after our...

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2Thank Snarkyg
Encinitas
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I spent two nights here. I wish it could have been a month. Gerhardt, Gabrielle and their staff go out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. They are also both very knowledgable about what to do in and around Grindelwald. The hotel grounds and rooms are excellent, and the view from the hotel is spectacular....

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Maple Valley, Washington
Reviewed 16 September 2016

From the first moment we felt welcome in this lovely older, but totally updated family owned/run hotel. The beds were comfortable, the views outstanding, the location excellent (quiet and away from the hubbub) with bus-stop outside the door. Every morning, we enjoyed the breakfast bar and good coffee. We ate at the restaurant a couple of times and loved the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Over 115 years old, the traditional family-run Hotel Gletschergarten in Grindelwald offers you panoramic mountain views, free WiFi and a free internet terminal. In good snow conditions, a ski run leads almost to the hotel. Breakfast is served every morning. After a day outside you can relax at the fireplace in the lounge. Half board, including a 4-course dinner, is available on request. A free pick-up service from the railway or bus station is offered. The Grindelwald First Cable Car Station is reachable within just a few minutes' walk, and the bus stop is just 20 metres away from the Gletschergarten Hotel. Further free time activities can be organised by the help of the staff. The hotel also has a new renovated wellness area with sauna and steam bath. You enjoy free access to the sports centre of Grindelwald, which features an indoor pool and an ice skating rink. Various tickets and ski passes can be bought at the regular rates from the reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Gletschergarten

Address: Obere Gletscherstrasse 1 | 3818 Grindelwald, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Jungfrau Region > Grindelwald
Price Range: €177 - €264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gletschergarten 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Gletschergarten Hotel Grindelwald
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Grindelwald
#1 Family Hotel in Grindelwald
#1 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Grindelwald
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