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Hotel-Restaurant Banklialp

Banklialpweg 25, Engelberg 6390, Switzerland
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Ranked #18 of 23 Hotels in Engelberg
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for three days while skiing in Engelberg. This is a super cosy hotel. Friendly and helpful staff, nice atmosphere, great breakfast and a very good restaurant. Wonderful location with view over the entire city. Close to the ski lifts and the hotel offers a free bus service to the lift as well. Price is reasonable - I mean... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

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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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

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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355 reviews 355 reviews
104 hotel reviews
175 helpful votes 175 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
9 helpful votes 9 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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11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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London
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192 reviews 192 reviews
57 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 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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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 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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Minneapolis
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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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