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Hotel Schiff Am See

Stephan Helfer, Murten 3280, Switzerland
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Hotel Schiff Am See
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Murten
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As was hoped for this was traditional (horse hair matresses, plump duvets and a roof top room with a view of the lake). great food in the Lord Nelson restaurant with a good selection of local wines and fish from the lake (maybe?). It hit the spot and ticked all the boxes for what were looking for.

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Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

I think this is the best hotel in Murten. For me, has been a great experience, I have traveled to Switzerland in February 2008. The town is very small and there are not many activities to do after 20:00 pm, this is a matter in which the hotel could work, by offering more options after this hour. The breakfast is... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

We visited hotel "Schiff-am-See" in Murten in October 2012.We had a double room on the 2nd floor and the room was so tiny that two adults hardly can move around at same time. We were invited to a party on Sat. night and wanted to dress up a bit but ther ewas not even a mirrow in the room! The... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

Hoped for a sea-side hotel, which this was, but other than the restaurant spending the night would be better done up the hill in the town of Murten. A number of hotels are at the top of a small hill that give better views of the Murtensee and would be away from the main street. The Hotel Schiff is pleasant... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

I went on a day trip out to Murten to enjoy the fine fall weather and have some Egli (lake perch). We decided on the restaurant at the Schiff am Rhein, as the menu was more reasonably priced than that at the nearby Vieux-Manoir, and the dishes we wanted were available at Schiff am See, as well. We would regret... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2009

This place was Ok...nothing special. Room was very basic. Nothing to distinguish it. Bathroom was OK...small but clean. No airconditioning and we could have used it. Restaurant was OK...expensive and average. Room was clean but very basic. No charm at all. Location was good. Could walk to ocean or town easily.

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