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Hotel-Restaurant Banklialp

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Banklialpweg 25, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
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Ranked #20 of 23 Hotels in Engelberg
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Basel, Switzerland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Banklialp sits alongside the Engelberg ski-jump, but don't let that put you off as it looks a walk to town. It is actually only a 5 minute walk into town. The location is up a hill with the most fabulous view over Engelberg. We had a car, so the parking next to the hotel was most welcome. When checking... More 

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Belmont-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location, very friendly personnel and classic, well equipped rooms with beautiful view into the village proper. Located just outside, with 200 meters walking distance into the village and perfect shuttle service to ski lift! Works best for small groups for active holidays, will be back next winter for skiing

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Bellingham, Washington
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341 reviews 341 reviews
103 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This review is on the restaurant portion of this business. This was our second visit to this wonderful place. The first time was a few years ago, when we looked for a lunch place while walking in the area, we lucked upon this place located just slightly uphill at the edge of the town, enjoyed the food, service and view.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Location of the hotel and the view from balcony can't get any better. Staff is friendly and welcoming. Breakfast was good and had enough items on menu. Not-so-great were the rooms which could have been bigger and the balcony which should have been private instead of shared.

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Baltimore, Maryland
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The famous Swiss hospitality is quite limited in quantity at this hotel/restaurant! Rooms appear recently remodeled and feature a great view. Nice patio, great bathroom and clean room. However, internet is only free in the lobby. There is an extra charge for in-room internet. While down in the lobby, we heard a guest complain about termites! The hotel provides a... More 

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Top Contributor
192 reviews 192 reviews
57 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We arrived at this hotel before check in and were told the dorm was not ready and needed to be cleaned. We waited around until 14:00 and asked if the dorm was ready yet. The receptionist told us the room had still not been cleaned but we were welcome to go up and someone would get to it later. We... More 

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Gurgaon, India
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We stayed 2 nites in this hotel, first thing and best thing about this Hotel is Location u will have a beautiful view of Engelberg city and snow lad mountains,U can spend hours looking snowy city . Breakfast and dinner was OK and basic. Rooms were OK, hotel was under maintainance and there were smell of construction and dust every... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We made a quick stopover with the main objective to take gondola Titlis. The accommodations were very comfortable for our family of four including 2 adult children. Room was quiet. Views were outstanding and walk into town was easy and pleasant. Front desk clerk was very informative and helpful, providing good dining options and assistance on experiencing Mt. Titlis. Breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I need to begin by writing a little bit about the warmth I felt just stepping off at the train station in Engelberg. Having arrived around 8pm, there were not too many people in sight to ask for directions. So we walked into the nearest hotel (Hotel Central) to ask where the Hotel Banklialp was. The very kind lady at... More 

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Montpellier, France
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

This hotel is very charming. All made of wood, it looks very "swiss" and the furniture is very typical. I had a small room with one bed but had a balcony where you could see the mountains and all the town. A very nice view ! The staff was very nice and they even drop me to the train station... More 

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Address: Banklialpweg 25, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Engelberg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel-Restaurant Banklialp 3*
Number of rooms: 140
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