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Hotel Continental Bern

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We stayed for one night passing through from Bern to Milan and we liked it because it was next to Barenplatz and near the train station. Very kind staff and large rooms. Because it was in the center had some noise from the road at night but nothing serious. It is a simple small hotel but it has good location... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Me n my husband checked in the last week of july. As it was summer, we were shocked to know that there was no fan, but thanks to the staff thy provided us with the portable fan. Apart from fan, everything here is perfect. Though, room size is small, but that shud nt be a prob as while travelling we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

This small hotel is upstairs in a multi-use building, but has a handy elevator from street level. The elevator is tiny, but handy. During July's heat wave, a room without A/C was murder. You open the window, and the drunks at the cafe across the street sounded like they were at the door. Close the window and smother. What a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We stayed 2 nights in this Hotel and we enjoyed the cleanliness, the location near the Railway station and in the center of Bern. Moreover I booked the room 3 months ago and I find it a real value a 90 euros per night. The receptionists were very polite and when I asked for an earlier check-in because of my... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We stayed at this 2 star hotel for 10 nights in July 2013 for 2 reasons: 1. it was located conveniently close to the train station; 2. at 120 euros per night it was cheap by Swiss standards. Otherwise we doubt whether it had any other redeeming features. Our room faced the inner courtyard, so it was quiet but we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We stayed here because it was one of the few places with vacancies when we arrived in Bern. We had an early train the next morning, so all we needed was a place to sleep for one night. The reception worker was OK, and helped us arrange a way to check out in the morning before reception opened. The room... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

I chose this hotel because it is the one near the train station but almost the cheapest (CHF140). Most of the hotels in Bern city are expensive than other cities in Swiss. I wonder if it is because Bern is the capital?! There is no air-con, no fan, no fridge, no breakfast, no free wifi (need to pay). We open... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013 via mobile

Located in the heart of Old Town Bern, great spot as close to everything. Large room & bathroom. Bathroom spacious and clean. No free wifi, but you can pay if you wish. Enjoyed our stay here would definitely go back. Has all the basics.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

The room is clean but rather stuffy during summer. There is no A/C and fan in the room. Tried to open the window for ventilation but it's too noisy outside. The pillow is too soft for my comfort. Note that there is no coffee/tea making facilities in the room, meaning that you can't boil water as well. The room has... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

if you like basic and clean this is the hotel for you. good location and very near train station. price - fair and affordable no breakfast but offers coffee, tea, milk, juice no wifi in the rooms, but can buy wifi pre-paid cards 1 available computer to use at lobby for free very friendly and helpful staff :) room spacious... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Hotel Continental Bern

Address: Zeughausgasse 27, Bern 3011, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range: $145 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Continental Bern 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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