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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My trip from Australia was largely based around staying here. *shedding a tear* I am rather heartbroken. Is it easy enough to get to in one day, and hike back down and stay in a place down there? I was hoping to hike up, spend time at the Wildkischi and see the ancient bear bones, and the view, have a...

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Reviewed January 7, 2017

Its an old hotel on the cliff locating at Ebenalp, not far from Zurich. Accessible to the place via train and take a cable car up and down or if its a good weather day and you have time ...you can walk up and down to look at the scenery, stop over at Berggasthaus Aescher for a great cheese Rosti...

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Ohio
Reviewed November 6, 2016

When I'm old and gray this will be a memory I'm glad I will have! We (my husband, brother & wife) drove from Fussen Germany to Wasserauen and rode the tram up on the last day of the year they were open (10/31/16). We had beautiful weather! The cost was $62euros for 2 people. It's quite a steep ascent and...

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

This location was last on our itinerary for Switzerland and if you know the saying "saving the best for last" then this applies perfectly to this hidden away treasure. Personally I'm not very good with heights, so the journey with the cable carts was a nightmare for me. None the less once we actually reached the top, it was like...

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

The view on the mountain restaurant aescher won a price of national geographics because it looks so special. It deserves this price. It is also a beautiful hike up there. We would recomend the hike instead of taking the cableway. The food in the restaurant is great as well.

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1Thank Desiree K
Reviewed September 25, 2016

The location of the restaurant and the hotel is amazing! I must admit we did not stay overnight, as I live close by but the place is a must see! The location is really amazing. We can see this place on our hikes.

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Hartford, Wisconsin
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Appenzell but you must take the cable car up to Ebernalp and walk to Berggasthaus Aesher. Nice outdoor patio. Go early as it is a very popular place. The walk is a bit of a challenge if you just arrived in the mountains. Wear good shoes for hiking as you first have to hike through a cave that...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Not just a great lunch - an entire excursion for the day! We caught the funicular up to the walking path - followed the signs to the Berggasthaus Aescher - well posted - and made a few stops along the way for photos and such. Just off the funicular - in the late spring/summer many go parasailing off the mountain...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We have come here for a lunch after nice walk on the paths in the mountains. The weather was cloudy and rainy. The food was very comforting for the weather we encountered and then during the meal the clouds disappeared and the astonishing panorama landscape has appeared. It was lovely experience, amazing views and great swiss heavy food in the...

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

Breath taking scenery, fabulous views, stunning location....oh the guest house,food and staff were awesome....Benny was the greatest rosti cook and Diana was the number one waitress! The mini horse was moody, the mountain dog crazy and the sheep were very musical! Weather kind.....And last but not least.....the beer! I cant remember how good it was! One great great night and...

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Address: Wildkirchli Ebenalp 1, Weissbad 9057, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Appenzell > Weissbad
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Berggasthaus Aescher Hotel Weissbad
Berggasthaus Aescher Switzerland/Weissbad, Canton Of Appenzell
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“No overnight stays it seems”
 of 5 bubbles N9925QUsoniam, 1 week ago | Read review
“We visited only for lunch, so cant judge the quality of rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Bernatka113, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“For a room, see above. No heater, so when its snowing your hosed.”
 of 5 bubbles tineubsdell, May 12, 2016 | Read review
“book the private room if you can”
 of 5 bubbles LNZ22, Apr 7, 2016 | Read review
“Check in is at 5 so if you get in before that grab a beer and enjoy the sights!”
 of 5 bubbles jessicatS7006UR, Oct 14, 2015 | Read review
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