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Hotel Edelweiss

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   La Fouly CH-1944, Switzerland
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Ranked #1 of 2 La Fouly B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albany, New York
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78 reviews 78 reviews
11 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I would have given this a "terrible" rating but the food was tasty. Otherwise, the room was nothing special, in fact, it might have well been a refuge and certainly not a hotel. The towels were paper thin, the beds tiny singles, my roommate had a broken light above her bed, and the showers were shared down the hall. The... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on our TMB walk. On arriving at the hotel the woman was unfriendly and rude as was the man who checked us out. After having spoken with locals they informed us that this hotel has a reputation for rudeness. If you stay here don't expect any hospitality. Having said this, restaurant staff was good.

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72 reviews 72 reviews
33 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Bare essentials in the rooms with very thin bath towels and our TV didn't have a remote. At least the mattress was firm enough and the room relatively clean. Breakfast was adequate but not inspiring and service pretty much the same. It just didn't seem to have the atmosphere that most of the other places on our TMB walk had,... More

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Perth, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
35 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Our room was spacious. Although the decor was dated, it was adequate as we were only here for one night on the way through on the TMB. There was a nice attached dining room. Overall, We found other places in Switzerland on the TMB that were better value.

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Great location in La Fouly. Check in was not great, myself and a French man arrived at the same time and the stress was too much for the receptionist who got very flustered. We were shown to the boot room and then eventually to our room. We had an en suite with hairdryer and body wash. TV and safe in... More

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Ra'anana, Israel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We stayed at Edelweiss hotel on our TMB and enjoyed it, especially after a big disappointment at the previous station (Elena Refugio). We arrived after a long day, got a good private room, the facility was good, the view from the room and the restaurant was great, and the food was better than other TMB locations. We needed help with... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

Mary S must have had a better breakfast than we did because we didn't get the same selection that she mentions, maybe because we stayed in the dorm. Overall there wasn't enough staff to provide good service. I booked for a group of 12, but they set a table for 6 and when I told the girl she asked me... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We four Australian's had a warm welcome at this hotel while on the TMB, the rooms are basic but very comfortable, I had a very comfortable bed and the views are lovely, it was warm enough to sleep with the window open and hear the sound of the river, very relaxing. Dinner and breakfast were exceptional and the chef/owner came... More

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Brampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

We stayed here whilst walking the TMB in September and found the hotel very comfortable, especially after some of the mountain huts. The room had a delightful view of the stream and the balcony was great for drying our washing! The receptionist made a point of apologising for keeping us waiting whilst she dealt with another customer and she was... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

We stayed here along the way for the TMB also. We both found the staff to be friendly and helpful. We were on the self guided tour so we got better food than the guided tours apparently. We found the food and rooms to be more than adequate for our one night stay. Also they have free wifi which was... More

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Address: La Fouly CH-1944, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Valais > La Fouly
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Edelweiss 4*
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