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Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Cleanliness : excellent!!! I checked every corner and not a specks of dust found... KUDOS TO HOUSEKEEPING Every part of restaurant also is spotless. Other area is also well maintained and super clean... Friendliness : excellent service from restaurant to ski hire to reception or anyone we met, would just made you feel "EIP"; "extremely important person"!!! Hotel is rustic... More 

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Thank SabrinaAmans
Singapore
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3 reviews
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

Spent a night at Mount Buller and opted to stay in this hotel, and it turned out better than I thought. It was an old-styled hotel and provided a very cosy feel to the stay. The staffs there were also very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Chong G
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Great to chat with the friendly staff about all the history; to read the books and even glance at the vista. Always a warm welcome: wish we didn't have to leave... the wines was so tasty: next time we will be able to take the kids for dinner (the table cloths are not so conducive to our young children...

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Thank Antony C
Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Lovely older style hotel, very well located right next to ski school and lifts. Room was basic but comfortable , although extremely hot, had to keep window open most of the time, the temps were only in the zero to 5 degrees though outside. We were well looked after.probably only downside was the cost of meals there, but that's the... More 

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Thank George8500
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

We have been up to Buller for quite a few weekends this season and always booked Kaptan's restaurant in Grimus because it really is the best restaurant on the mountain. Last weekend we actually managed to get a room in the hotel as well and so stayed at Grimus for the first time. Having stayed in other places, we were... More 

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Thank kgreenwood
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Hotel Pension Grimus is an excellent place to stay whilst visiting Mount Buller! The hotel has beautiful decor, and a homely vibe. Lovely traditional ski lodge character. The staff are very welcoming and helpful. Breakfast is great, lots of choice and fresh quality.The hotel's ski hire service is convenient and excellent. Location is a true ski in and ski out,... More 

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Thank Seydonie
Perth, Australia
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9 reviews
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Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Hotel Pension Grimus epitomises European charm. The moment of entering the hotel, it felt like we are in Swiss alps. The hotel is charming, warm and homey. The staff were very welcoming and took the time to answer our questions and show us around. We hired all of ski equipment from the hotel ski centre (booked and paid online), the... More 

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Thank Denmargw
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Reviewed July 22, 2016

Okay, I'm just going to list the good and the bad. Good - 10/10 location. Can literally ski directly from the run under ABOM chair lift (main chairlift of the mountain) to the door (you are paying for the location with this hotel) - restaurant attached is very tasty (dated decor but still quite cool) with modern cuisine (beware: VERY... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

Stayed here opening weekend for the snow season 2016. I'm going to keep this brief as the hotel wasn't fully functional when we arrived. They close for the summer and were 80% empty. Rooms were clean, neat and tidy, however our roof leaked into 1 suitcase which is just bad luck, staff moved us immediately to an adjacent room. Bathroom... More 

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Thank Milamber68
2 reviews
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We hired all our ski gear through Grimus and the service & professionalism was outstanding. I ended up with shin bruises from not walking correctly. Grimus put on gel pads for me free of charge. I highly recommend all your ski hire through them. They are located a short distance from the ski school.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
Food & drink at the hotel
Kaptans Restaurant
Kaptans Restaurant
Cuisines: Austrian, European, Australian
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This renowned, award-winning boutique hotel, is centrally located in an absoluteski-in, ski-out position only 50m from the Holden Express six-seat chairlift and only 100m from the Ski & Snowboard School. Hotel Pension Grimus is the ideal place for a ski holiday for two or the whole family. Enjoy the warm alpine ambience,impressive European-style hospitality and personal attention the Grimus family is so well-known for. From the delightfully decorated chalet-style hotel rooms andspacious, luxuriously appointed apartments, to the comprehensive guest facilities,everything is at hand. Your memories of great nights in the restaurant and intimate bar will last as long as those of the best ski days.HOTEL FACILITIES* Kaptans Restaurant, Herbies Bar * 2 Guest Lounges* DVD rental, Free Wi-Fi Internet * Free Sauna, Spa* Personal spa baths in all rooms * Room service meals* Ski locker, drying room, luggage storage * Fireplaces* 50 mts to Holden Chairlift loading station * Cable TV* 100 mts to Ski School * Free shuttle bus stopGRIMUS SKI & SNOWBOARD CENTREHire on-mountain for hassle-free convenience. Conveniently located at Hotel Pension Grimus the centre hires to both in-house guests and the general public. Long opening hours, competitive rates, professional fi tting staff and a large range of quality equipment suitable for all standards of skiers and snowboarders. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Pension Grimus

Address: 224 Breathtaker Road, Mount Buller, Victoria 3723, Australia
Location: Australia > Victoria > Mount Buller
Price Range: $263 - $504 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Pension Grimus 4.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“If 2 lots of people wanting private bathrooms, this was great plus .....this could be a great meeting room if you have other friends staying in hotel due to large living and dining areas. Warm haven from snow outside.”
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