We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 13 Murren hotels

Chalet Fontana

Buhl, Murren 3825, Switzerland
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (149)
  • Photos (124)
  • Room tips (16)
  • Location
  • More
Chalet Fontana
Ranked #3 of 13 hotels in Murren
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Murren
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

149 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    128
    17
    2
    1
    1
See reviews for
35
62
9
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Cornwall, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a week in this very friendly bed and breakfast in the centre of Murren. It was very clean and comfortable , perfect place for hikers and those who love the outdoors. The breakfast was filling but the best bit was the conversations with the other guests and with Denise who has an extensive knowledge of the local... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Roseville, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ROOM WITH A VIEW: Our four-day stay in this beautiful car-free village was a highlight of 3 weeks in Switzerland. And Chalet Fontana is out of this world for comfort, the perfect chalet for time in the Alps. We like it so much we will return in May of 2015.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kansas City
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at Chalet Fontana in Murren. Denise was great to work with and Murren was a great small town away from the more touristy Lautebrunnen. We had a double room with a shared bath that was very clean.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Knoxville, TN
Top Contributor
230 reviews 230 reviews
108 hotel reviews
660 helpful votes 660 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Staying in the Chalet Fontana (pronounced FON-ta-na) and being in Mürren is just like being home. I can't imagine a nicer or more welcoming place than Mürren and Denise and the Chalet Fontana. If you want to see an idyllic Swiss Alpine Village then go here ASAP!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Malaysia
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My husband, 2 daughters and I had the pleasure of staying in the apartment at Chalet Fontana during our recent 10-day holiday in Switzerland. I had visited Murren before in 2010 with my younger daughter and loved it so much that I wanted to re-visit it during our recent trip. As there were four of us this time we chose... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I can only second all the 5star reviews - Denise is amazing and Chalet Fontana is such a charming b&b. If you are traveling to bernese oberland, I have two recommendations: 1) stay with Denise at Chalet Fontana and 2) stay as long as possible. Seriously. Murren is not a place you will be ready to leave when your time... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We had an absolutely perfect time staying at the Chalet Fontana. We stayed for three nights, one in a normal room and two in the apartment (the apartment was already reserved the first night). Both were fantastic. The rooms were clean and Denise (the owner) was very helpful. Each morning we had breakfast with other tenants and discussed our plans.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chennai
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed 5 nights at Chalet Fontana in Murren in the last week of May. We stayed in the apartment. It is large and spacious and ensured that as a family of four we dint fall over/walk over each other! The views from the front bedroom are great. The back bedroom tended to get cold; maybe a heating issue. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

First of all, Denise is a wonderful host and is extremely helpful with suggestions on things to do - we did not even feel the need to visit the Tourist Information center. The breakfast deserves a special mention too. We stayed in the apartment which has a great view of the mountains and all the amenities. It has a well... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We can't say enough good things about our stay in Murren and the hospitality provided by Denise at Chalet Fontana. Denise made our stay so much more comfortable and enjoyable. We stayed in one of the larger double rooms and had plenty of room and storage space. The shared bathroom/shower was not a problem - we never had to wait... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Chalet Fontana, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Chalet Fontana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Chalet Fontana

Address: Buhl, Murren 3825, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Jungfrau Region > Murren
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Chalet Fontana mürren
Chalet Fontana Hotel mürren

124 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (124)
Viewed
Room/suite (29)
Viewed
View from room (26)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (12)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Other (49)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

See which rooms travelers prefer

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Chalet Fontana to your Saves list