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Hotel Caprice

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Postfach 244, Wengen 3823, Switzerland
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Ranked #9 of 21 hotels in Wengen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

The Caprice is a lovely hotel with the best staff anywhere who could run training courses for other hotels as a sideline. The hotel style is alpine but light and bright with a farrow and ball type colour palette, great lighting and a view of the Jungfrau that is worth whatever you have to pay for it. Last year we... More

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Scotland
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62 hotel reviews
331 helpful votes 331 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed recently at the Hotel Caprice for a week's skiing in Wengen and Grindelwald. The hotel is perfectly situated a few minutes stroll from the rail station which also provides access to the slopes at Kleine Scheidegg. The room was pleasant with south facing aspect and from the balcony we enjoyed the views across the valley to Murren. Fixtures... More

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London, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were upgraded to a suite on arrival which was a very large room with masses of storage and gorgeous view. The bathroom and furniture have, as other reviewers have commented, seen better days, but everything was comfortable and in perfect working order. Service level was very high and the food gourmet and superbly presented. We were on a half-board... More

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Wengen is beautiful and this Hotel Caprice is a perfect place to stay during your visit. We stayed in a south-facing spacious double room. Though the rooms could use a bit of an update (the furniture is well worn), the beds are comfortable and everything is clean. What sets the hotel apart is the friendly service and the desire to... More

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Hotel is wonderfully located. Our suite had the most stunning view, bed is comfortable, room size very big. Hotel staff was very welcoming and helpful. We had an amazing dinner served and having tried other restaurants in town, it was far better then anywhere else. Breakfast is nice too and you can always ask for anything that is not on... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We have just had a fabulous holiday at our favourite hotel - The Caprice in Wengen. It was a wonderful way to see in the New Year - with the warmth of a friendly boutique and the service of a 5 * hotel. We had many memorable experiences - but to name a few... the lunch on the terrace (yes... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

My wife and I were looking for a weeks skiing with our two girls before Christmas and decided on the stunning ski village of Wengen. We were lucky enough to secure a suite at the centrally located Hotel Caprice. The suite was extremely comfortable with south facing balcony and incorporating a double for us and a twin room for the... More

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Montreux, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Last time we were getting married and everything was fabulous as a couple but on returning with the family it just got better. In particular, the new Michelin trained chefs created the most delightful meals. We will return, we need to see the superb view of the Jungfraujoch in the summer!

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Orlando, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
42 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This hotel hits most of the buttons but also misses quite a few. It does has a great location with spectacular views of the Lauterbrun valley. But when we stayed, you can tell that they were ready to close for mid season. The rooms were nice but badly in need of an upgrade. The staffing was minimal although adequate for... More

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ajnmail, Owner at Hotel Caprice, responded to this review

Dear patten36, Thank you very much for your review of Hotel Caprice SLH, and I am very pleased that you enjoyed the great location of the hotel and the spectacular views. I am however sorry that you found your room disappointing; we do have a policy of continuous upgrade and will be carrying out some room refurbishment before the Winter... More

Lyndhurst, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Stunning views of mountains and waterfalls, great food, owner operated very helpful, the decor is fabulous. When we arrived after a long journey, the owner gave us a beverage and sat us down at the balcony overlooking the most stunning view in Switzerland overlooking lauderbrueten valley.

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ajnmail, Owner at Hotel Caprice, responded to this review

Dear MarilynB4832, Thank you very much for your very favourable Review of Hotel Caprice SLH. I am very pleased that you enjoyed the stunning views of the mountains and the valley waterfalls from the terrace, and from your room balcony. The views are indeed very special, my Swiss friends tell ne they are "the best in Switzerland", and I hope... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Caprice

Also Known As:
Caprice Hotel Wengen
Address: Postfach 244, Wengen 3823, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Jungfrau Region > Wengen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Wengen
#7 Family Hotel in Wengen
#11 Romantic Hotel in Wengen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Caprice 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The award winning, 4-star, Hotel Caprice is privately owned and a proud member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World group (since 2007). A luxury hotel constructed in charming Swiss chalet style, Hotel Caprice boasts lavishly appointed, spacious rooms with natural wood decor and large picture windows. Most rooms have incredible south-facing balconies with spectacular views of the Jungfrau massif and Lauterbrunnen valley. The fine dining restaurant at Hotel Caprice is renowned for its elegant style and delicious gourmet cuisine served with regional and International influences. Hotel Caprice is conveniently located in Wengen enjoying a prime position for easy access to the slopes in the morning and 'ski-in' status for guests returning at the end of the day. Our vibrant bar and sun terrace areas are perfect for apres ski, whilst our cosy lounge, with open log fire, welcomes guests looking for a more relaxed environment. We also offer a massage service and a FREE Finnish sauna! With over 200km of downhill ski runs and 500km of hiking trails on its doorstep, Hotel Caprice is an excellent choice for both winter sports and summer adventure holidays. At Hotel Caprice we strive to deliver excellence in hospitality, accommodation and food standards with minimum impact on the environment and our beautiful surroundings. Hotel Caprice is the proud recipient of the TripAdvisor "Certificate of Excellence" for 2011. ... more   less 
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