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Seehotel Baren Brienz

#4 of 12 Hotels in Brienz
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Hauptstrasse 72, Brienz 3855, Switzerland
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Ranked #4 of 12 Hotels in Brienz
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is placed right on the beatiful Brienz lake. The service given by all the team members is very warm , personal and highly proffessional. The place is specialliasing in Aiurvada food and treatments, which is given by experts. Our room was very clean, and airy with balcony to the view of the lake. my daugther and me enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a nice tour through Europe we stayed at the Seehotel Bären in Brienz. The location is absolutely great, directly on the Lake of Brienz, with a superb view. The room is decorated in nice colours, good beds and we had also a balcony where breakfast was served for us according to our wishes. We enjoyed the Indian food which... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I'm only giving this hotel 2 stars due to it's great location directly on Lake Brienz. The balcony views are outstanding and it's nice to hear the lake from your room. However, the hotel itself is very expensive for what you get. It's extremely dated. Extremely! The room is very small and has old, worn carpeting. The pillows are like... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Time seems to have stopped at Brienz and particularly at this establishment. The rooms are old, from another era, with tired carpets and the faint smell of old smoke. My room had the tiniest bathroom, with one cubicle for the toilet and another for the shower. It was impossible to fix the shower to the wall so you had to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This hotel,situated in the bank of lake brienz..an inspiring ,soothing,calming lake. here we can have different ayurveda treatments.ayurveda food. the staff,mangement were very friendly,loving,caring.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We recently spent two nights at this site with a lake view balcony on our room. The room price is great value when compared to nearby Interlaken and without the herds of tourists plaguing Interlaken. Ask for a lake view balcony with an in-room WC. We were only puzzled about one thing with this hotel. There were ample quantities of... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We spent a couple of days at Seehotel Baren, after months of working non-stop, just to relax and get some Aryuvedic treatments. This was our second time and like before we were again pleasantly surprised by the friendly service and excellent food. The massages that Maurizio did help us enormously and we felt stress evaporate over the two days we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The Seehotel Baren is, as the name suggests, right on the shore of Lake Brienz, the deepest lake in Switzerland, that is fed by the Aare river and runoff from the glaciers and surrounding mountains. Run by the welcoming Werro family, the hotel provides an environment that is designed to make you feel at home. Children are welcome. Staff are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Visitors to the Bernese Oberland who are lucky enough to discover the small town of Brienz on the shore of the lake that bears its name (the Brienzersee) will soon find themselves in a wonderland of natural splendor and unlimited recreational opportunities - easily accessible to, but somewhat insulated from, the hustle and bustle of the tourist centers of Interlaken... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

On my way to the south of Switzerland I wanted to take the route along Lake Brienz and Lake Thun and enjoy a relaxing evening. I had a room with balcony towards the lakeside, and the view into the mountains was magnificient. Even though dinner time was over when I went to the Restaurant, they gladly offered me a tasty... More 

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