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Hotel Rothorn Kulm

Postfach, Brienz 3855, Switzerland
Hotel Rothorn Kulm
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Just getting to this hotel above 2,200 meters is a unique experience on the 'little red choo-choo cog train'. One hour of slow climbing through Alp landscape into rarified air and fantastic views of snow-capped mountains is truely special! Put it on your bucket list! The hotel is modest but clean, friendly and well run. No TV, radio or phone... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

This is one of the most beautiful settings with a fantastic view over to the Bernese Oberland with Eiger, Moench & Jungfrau. One can walk up here or take the cog railway with steam engines from Brienz. The hotel, the service and the food is excellent, especially for this type of location.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

The ride up to the Rothorn in the little red train is absolutely amazing, and the panorama from the top is simply incredible. You can practically see across the entire country! I'm less convinced about the hotel and restaurant, though. Our room was in a side-building, and smelled really musty. If you want a towel, you have to rent it... More 

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Zurich region
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012 via mobile

We spent a weekend on the Brienzer Rothorn. The hotel is very basic but clean. Shared Showers and restrooms are located on the floor. This is typically not our style but it was all clean and absolutely ok for a night. The restaurant is very nice. Food is great, wine list as well. Breakfast is also very rich and tasty.... More 

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