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“Comfortable and cosy - worth a repeat stay”
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The sofa in the living room is also a double pull out bed
Luxurious wrought iron kingsize bed in the main bedroom
Two twins which can be put together for couples
The living room has a flat screen tv, DVD player and opens up onto the balcony through 2 sets of dou
modern fully equipped kitchen with granite work tops, oven, microwave, toaster and kettle
bathroom has shower in bath
Double sinks, the bathroom also houses a washing machine and dryer
View of the Staubach falls from the Church
View of the Staubach falls from the school
Luterbach is the little stream that runs alongside the apartment
View from the balcony in fall.
Views from the road under the Staubach Falls
The white Lutschine which also runs alongside the apartment
Staubach Falls
Sheep at the base of the Staubach Falls
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Lauterbrunnen, Jungfrau Region, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

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MiriamB72...
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Comfortable and cosy - worth a repeat stay”
Reviewed April 8, 2013 for a stay in July 2012

This was our second time staying with young children and another couple. The owners made every effort and succeeded to make our stay as comfortable as possible. A true home away from home. That's why we decided to stay again in April 2013. The valley is ideal and the location provides easy access to both Wengen and Murren and all the attractions nearby. Highly recommended.

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Liked best: Scenic views from the balcony and overall comfort of the flat
Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Ian B
Sugar Grove, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Home from Home with an unbelievable view.”
Reviewed March 16, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
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person found this review helpful

Location and view are out of this world, public transport access within 100m, excellent services all day and night. Access to the mountains is so simple with lots of hiking areas all around. The apartment is absolutely spotless, comfortable and very relaxing. It suits a group or family with plenty of storage and dedicated parking area. Close to shops and bar everything is within short walking distance. The owners are so helpful, friendly and supportive, you just couldnt get any better. We'll be back for sure.

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Liked best: Location and owners
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
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gareth d
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Gem of a place - Amazing location!!!!!”
Reviewed March 8, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
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person found this review helpful

I stayed with a couple of friends for 5 days. The apartment is in a fantastic location with local shop in close proximity, allocated parking, adjacent open spaces and great transport links. Inside; the apartment is spotless with a large open plan living / dining area which would cater easily for a much larger party and children. Furnishings are top quality, which add to that "homely feel" and to sit out on the balcony with the views of the mountains is special to say the least. Messy wet boots, skies, snowboards etc can be securely stored in a separate room to dry. The local bus stop was approx 100 yards away which ran every 20mins to any number of places (our most frequent being Lauterbrunnen station, approx 2-3 minutes away). This will certainly be a place for me to visit again with friends or with my family and this apartment will be top of my list.

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Liked best: Modern apartment, Cleanliness, Lcation, Transport Links
Liked least: Having to come home
Traveling group: Friends
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Large groups
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Antonio F
Interlaken, Switzerland
1 review
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“A beautiful home with amazing views and easy access to all the ski areas”
Reviewed January 10, 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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person found this review helpful

Our whole family stayed here and we loved it, the house is beautifully furnished and had everything we needed, it was hard to leave the house, but we had a fantastic ski holiday in this beautiful part of the world.

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Liked best: The living room
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 25-34
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Ruth M
Engelberg
1 review
Reviewed January 21, 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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Liked best: Die Einrichtung und der Komfort der Wohnung.
Liked least: Da gibt es nichts zuschreiben.
Traveling group: Freunden
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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