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Hotel de Ville

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Ranked #4 of 4 Hotels in Gruyeres
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014
Eric B Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Brought some visitors to visit the Greyure region. Stop at the hotel restaurant for coffee around 5pm. Waited 20mins to be served. Cappuccino came cold and without any milk. Lucky no Italians around. Eventually we had our hybrid Cap changed to normal coffee. Waited another 10 mins. Coffee was normal, the only positive point. I must say the waitress did... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stopped there for lunch on our Chocolate train tour. The lunch is not included in the Chocolate train package. There are many restaurants to choose from in the short walk to the Gruyere castle. We chose the Hotel de Ville and it was a good choice. Service was good and the food was awesome We had the local recommended... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Very comfortable hotel, delicious breakfast, lovely views, right in the centre of village. Very friendly and helpful staff. Coffee and tea are available all day. Very comfortable beds and excellent shower.

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Calgary
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Gruyeres is a bit of an exotic destination. One needs to get there to appreciate its secluded beauty. Yes, it's mostly for tourists, but it is definitely worth a visit. Medieval castle, where you are left to wonder and explore on your own, a few small rustic restaurants, small shops along the cobblestone streets. Mountain views over alpine meadows are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013 via mobile

We had a very nice stay at the hotel. The room was very clean and cosy with view on the village. Both the owner and staff were very helpful and friendly. We had dinner which was well cooked. Also the breakfast was very tasty and big.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

I loved the hotel and the view from the window. It was a romantic place and suddenly you were plunked down in another time. Rolling hills, cows, farms, fresh air--so much green for October! The room was large, the bed comfy, the breakfast substantial.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

We didn't stay there but we had lunch at the restaurant. Of course we had the fondue, which came with bread. We ordered boiled potatoes and dry cured beef, as well. We could have as much fondue as we like. The fondue is what is known as moitié & moitié - half cheese and half white wine. It was very... More

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

Basic clean hotel in the historical city, really felt in the old Europran town. Room space jsut enough, though I may prefer a small writing desk. Services weere prompt. The restaurant foods were authetic, enjoyed the fodue. Not a place for shopping, you can only find the shop selling cheese and chocolate. Walking around the area was a great enjoyment.... More

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portland, oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

Our good friends in Switzerland hooked us up with the wonderful Edelweiss room, four poster bed, and fantastic panoramic view of the surrounding countryside. Magic. We were on a whirlwind tour of Switzerland, and coming from Zurich, where everything runs like clockwork, it could be a bit disconcerting to run into this country approach to hotels. But it's the country.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

We did not stay at the Hotel but we ate at there restaurant. - There were flies everywhere - Fondue was not good, although I see reviews where people think it is good, I was with Swiss students and they said it was bad fondue. - Macaroni du Chalet was very good. I was there on a study abroad trip... More

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Address: Gruyeres 1663, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Fribourg > La Gruyere > Gruyeres
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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