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Overview
Hauptstrasse 23 - 33, Matten bei Interlaken, Interlaken 3800 Switzerland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Balmers is an excellent hostel. Free breakfast and coffee in the morning. Nice base for activities in the region. Nice place to relax too. The hostel itself is like a quirky maze, which added to the uniqueness. In the evening save room for one of...More

Thank Kathspleen
Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

thank you for the fantastic review, really appreciate that you took the time to share your experience with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing stay here. Staff were incredibly helpful, especially Jan and Ben who helped us with things to do. Perfect room, clean, great showers, really couldn't find anything at fault. Highly recommend. Will definitely return. Thanks

Thank Dustin M
Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Dustin for a great review, we are very happy to hear you found our staff so helpful and that you enjoyed your stay with us, we hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the best hostels I have ever stayed at. They offer everything for every type of traveler. It is great if you travel solo as there are so many common spaces, a bar, and party lounge to meet people traveling and socialise....More

Thank Jocelynp06
Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

We really appreciate the great review which is filled with useful information for other guests, thank you so very much!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would stay here again just for the location however I do feel like the cleaning staff could do a better job. The rooms smell like dirty beds even when the sheets have apparently been changed and rooms have been cleaned for new guests. This...More

Thank Stacey C
Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for the great feedback, we apologise if you felt our staff was flirting, we encourage our staff to be friendly and helpful! Wishing you many happy travels and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to stay with family, friends or single. Friendly staff, music, fun, dine and wine. Easy to access by road. Plenty parking fc or guests. Special services for evey person who stays at Balmers!

Thank Harry T
Response from BalmersHostel, General Manager at Balmer's HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you do much for a fantastic review, we couldn't hope for more, our staff works hard at welcoming everyone and making them feel at home!

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About
Description
Welcome to Balmer's Hostel. We are the first established private hostel in Switzerland, providing a comfortable and friendly location from which to explore the adventure capital of Europe. The Eiger, More Monch and Jungfrau (Swiss Alps) at our doorstep and two big glacier fed lakes are just a stones throw away. We have dormitories, private rooms, apartments and tents. Rated Top 10 hostels of Europe, a product of over 60 years of experience.We are the heart of all hostels. We strive to bring fun and memorable experiences to our guests so come push your boundaries and party in our Club with us! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
$44 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmer`s Herberge Hotel Matten
,
Balmer's Hostel Interlaken/Matten Bei Interlaken
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Interlaken > Matten bei Interlaken
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
$44 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmer`s Herberge Hotel Matten
,
Balmer's Hostel Interlaken/Matten Bei Interlaken
Location
Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Interlaken > Matten bei Interlaken
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Traveler (179)
Room & Suite (140)
Dining (90)
Pool & Beach (4)
Amenities (73)
Family and Play Areas (10)
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Maxs1011
August 23, 2018|
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Response from BalmersHostel | Property representative |
As far as Hostel breakfasts we really feel that it is one of the better ones. In order to keep the costs down we cannot include eggs or cold cuts, if we did this we would need to charge and our guests probably wouldn't like... More
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439gaurava
February 4, 2018|
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Response from BalmersHostel | Property representative |
Hello Gaurav, The deluxe double room is larger and has its own private kitchen and bathroom. The normal double rooms are fairly spacious, not huge, but large enough for all your needs. I hope this answers your... More
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Room Tips
"all rooms are great =)"
aliciapineiro
Jan 29, 2018
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"best atmosphere, best staff"
EllieExplores
Aug 17, 2017
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"All rooms have great views and comfortable beds"
nsgood71
Aug 15, 2017
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"if staying in hammock room, it is a good idea to bring blanket(s) as it gets cold at night, even in the..."
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Jul 29, 2017
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