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Chalet Fontana

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Buhl, Murren 3825, Switzerland
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Chalet Fontana
Ranked #2 of 13 Hotels in Murren
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  • 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
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Portland, Oregon
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 4 nights and loved it. Stayed in a small double room and found the accommodations perfect for our needs. The room was clean and had its own sink. Denise was super friendly and helpful. As a native English speaker, she answered a bunch of our questions and provided great advise on what to do in the area. Breakfast... More

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New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in August in the two bedroom apartment. The apartment probably could sleep 5 to 6 people. We were only there. But this was the only thing available without sharing bathroom. The room was very clean. The owner Denise is very friendly and helpful. We left our Rick Steves guide book in the car in a... More

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a family of four spent 3 nights in this wonderful chalet and we loved every minute of it. Host Denise is a very warm and charming English lady and she made us felt right at home. The location of the chalet is just perfect. It has a great mountain view and a supermarket is just 10-step away. The... More

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Lynnwood, Washington
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This was our first trip to Murren and our first ever stay in a B&B. Denise is wonderful!! The weather was less than ideal during our stay but she gave us great hiking ideas over breakfast. When the clouds cleared for 15 minutes one day, the views were breathtaking! We stayed in the smaller double room and found it to... More

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Valley Mills, TX
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We can only rave about our stay at Chalet Fontana. First off, Denise is a wonderful hostess and was generally on hand for info, to chat and always for breakfast. We are a family of five and since the apartment was rented out by the time I tried to book she could only provide a situation where our party was... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We chose Chalet Fontana based on numerous positive TripAdvisor reviews and were not dissapointed with the choice. We stayed 4 nights in the 3rd floor large loft room in mid July; hiking, mountain biking, tennis etc. Chalet Fontana is run by an absolutely charming hostess, Denise. She's a native english speaker, so friendly, easy to approach and knows everything about... More

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

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

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Roseville, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

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.

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Kansas City
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

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.

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Knoxville, TN
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233 reviews 233 reviews
110 hotel reviews
678 helpful votes 678 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!

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Address: Buhl, Murren 3825, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Jungfrau Region > Murren
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Chalet Fontana mürren
Chalet Fontana Hotel mürren

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