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Gletscherschlucht

Mettenbergstrasse, Grindelwald CH-3818, Switzerland
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Ranked #29 of 40 Hotels in Grindelwald
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Vercorin, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been going to Grindlewald for the last 25 years and even after all that time I was surprised at finding such a perfect small hotel.The Gletscherschlucht only has 6 rooms,each is different,each is very Swiss,comfortable,clean,wonderful views.The owner is a charming lady who seems to work 24 hours a day.The food is wonderful,try the Rosti after a day,s hiking.If... More 

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Middleton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. Lovely location and views, despite being a bit industrial. Room clean and roomy. Children's beds accessed via a ladder fixed to a wall....not great for us as one of ours has mobility problems so Dad had to sleep upstairs with younger son! The evening meal we had here was very good if expensive (especially... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We stayed here for a week's walking holiday and it proved a perfect base. The hotel is very comfortable and the location lovely being nearer to the edge of the town. However, it was the friendliness of the owners and staff which made it such an enjoyable stay, together with the lovely fod served daily. If felt very much like... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We arrived here after a VERY long drive from Tuscany. We were quite surprised that there were a couple of industrial buildings nearby but it really didn't distract from the other views around this hotel. There is a huge waterfall coming down from the lake in the glacier above the hotel and it's quite something to know that you're looking... More 

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Menlo Park
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

ok, so the lady who greeted us in the restaurant, and I only assume she was the manager, who then walked us to the reception desk above, falls a bit short on personality, but the lovely young waitress (with amazing service skills) made up for it throughout our stay. In fact, we didn't really see "Mrs. Wonderful" beyond our arrival.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

4th generation owned hotel....friendly, clean, great food, very hospitable!! Only got to stay one night and would have stayed longer. Loved this town and this hotel! The entire staff was eager to help us.

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Its a wonderful hotel a little far form the village (up to 30mins walking) and bus comes every 30 minutes. Which helps to be away from the village if you want peace and quiet. The main lady seems not very eager to serve at the beginning but i appreciate her near the end. The place is a family run place... More 

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Kirkland, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We were pleasantly surprised with our wonderful experience at Gletscherschlucht. We called late in the evening to arrange a room and they waited for our 10:45 pm arrival. We hadn't eaten and they were kind enough to provide a small snack and tea for us. They were very welcoming and warm in receiving us. The breakfast is excellent. Dinner is... More 

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nazareth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Me and my wife and another couple arrived to Gridelwald after a lond day in the near villages and decided to sleep at grindelwald beacuse it was snowing and the views were outstanding. in spite of the previous reviews here. we found this boutique hotel excellent in its wooden new structure, spacious room with a clean bathroon and heating and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

We arrived with an extra traveler that we met along our travels and was given a super hard time about her staying with us even though the website said that extra cots were available upon request. We were told that "well she can stay at another hotel." while traveling through Switzerland for 2-weeks I have never run across someone do... More 

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