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Hotel Gletschergarten

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Obere Gletscherstrasse 1, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just finished 6 days in Gindelwald and we very much enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Gletchschergarten. This was a family vacation, with my wife, my 16 year old son, and me. The hotel was our base of operations, and each day we went out on an Alpine adventure. The hotel is a family business, located on the main street... More

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved this place, all 4 of us! We spent 5 nights in this charming hotel with our 2 boys in August 2014. We found it on Trip Advisor and emailed the owners through the website. They responded quickly and found us a large family room with a view of the Eiger. The family run hotel is located at the... More

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San Diego, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love everything about this place. The management is fantastic, the food at dinner is great, the town is lovely, the accomodations are nice, clean and welcoming. This is our second visit and I hope to go again and again. I wouldn't stay anywhere else. There are games and activities in the evening if you have children. The views of... More

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Caterham, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very friendly and well run hotel, the staff making sure that you made the most of your time in Grindelwald offering lots of advice and suggestions about what to do and the best times to do it. Quite a dated decor, but this added to the charm and authenticity of the hotel. A wide selection offered for breakfast but... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Gletschgarten" means "glacier garden" because it has a nice view of the glacier that comes down the mountain toward the town. The view from this hotel can be quite spectacular. Having stayed over 1,000 nights in hotels, on a "5 star" system I would give this hotel a "4". (And the only reason it's not a "5" is that it's... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week in this charming hotel in August 2014. Booking was easy through hotel's website, which actually led to booking.com. Hotel is located in the other end of Grindelwald village, about 1 km from the train station, from where you'll be picked up if notified the owners of your exact arrival time. Location is good, very quiet apart... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are planning a dream holiday in beautiful Switzerland, make the family-run Gletschergarten Hotel in Grindelwald your home base. You will enjoy every minute of your stay. The owners will become your host, tour guides, and travel agents. At the reception, you can buy all your excursion tickets and ski passes for the Jungfrau area. Come rain or shine,... More

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117 reviews 117 reviews
28 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A family run hotel now in the (I think) fourth generation. Our hosts exceded every reasonable expectation for service... going far out of their way to be helpful. Want to hike? They will put you on to some great hikes with good advice. I agree with another reviewer that the location is idea in that it is scenic, but away... More

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16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's impossible not to be impressed by the fabulous scenery in Grindelwald and thus you need a hotel to match that. Somewhere very Swiss, very comfortable, good value for money in this expensive country and friendly would fit the bill. That is exactly what this hotel is. I haven't ever stayed anywhere that so closely matched the ambience of the... More

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Gilroy, California
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Gletschergarten hotel while touring Switzerland. The owners were very friendly and always focused on ensuring our stay was a pleasant one. We spent 4 nights in the Gletschergarten. The meals were very good and the staff were attentive to ever need. What a delightful hotel.

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Address: Obere Gletscherstrasse 1, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Jungfrau Region > Grindelwald
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gletschergarten 3*
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