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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 21 November 2013

My friends and I stayed at Walters place in 2004 and it was a great experience. You can't ask for better scenery than the Mittaghorn mountains. Everyone at the hotel was nice and inviting and the place is full of charm. The food was great as well as the company. I hope to go back again one day soon.

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1Thank jasonnsmith
Katy, Tx
Reviewed 29 October 2013

My fourth trip to this place and it gets better every time. The owner Walter is a true gentleman and has incredible stories to share. I hope he never changes the place. His assistant Tim does a great job making sure you get to the place and knows all of the best hiking trails no matter what the weather is...

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3Thank KatyTexas10
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Loved the location and meeting Walter was the highlight! After hearing his stories I can almost hear the laughter in the bar from years gone by. However...as sad as it is..those days are gone, I think the hotel needs some TLC to bring it back to where is was when I'm assuming Rick Steves gave it a raving review. The...

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4Thank iloveitaly1212
Vancouver
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Spent 3 nights with Walter and Tim in June 2013. Room was charming, even the funky coin shower. Reminded me of boarding school days with timed showers. My husband and I competed with each other to see who could shower without a second coin. Mountain views from our window were stunning. Comfortable beds. Slept like a log. Fresh air, cows...

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6Thank gbech
Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 10 August 2013

The pro's is location is 5 stars ,price is great, breakfast is fun (thanks Tim for hot and cold milk) and Tim is very friendly and knowledgable. It is an easy and fun walk to Murren and I recommend everyone go there for amazing food. The Con's are the flooring is very creaky and there is a strong kerosine smell...

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2Thank NathanDash
Lake Stevens, Washington
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Open your double doors leading to the rustic old balcony and wham, right in your face is this amazing mountain. Incredible view to open your eyes to. This was our second time staying here and we were not disappointed in our choice. This trip we had our 17 year old daughter with us. The room was large enough for three...

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3Thank Mishel777
Truckee, California
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Amazing place. Such a beautiful place. Right in the alps on a hill, we had a great view. Tim was so welcoming and helpful. This place was perfect for hiking and exploring all day then coming back and meeting with other travelers during dinner and breakfast. Had a very casual feel and was such a highlight of our trip! We...

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2Thank Carrie F
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 30 June 2013

If you like being around other Americans who want to sit around all evening recounting the fabulous places they "hiked" that day, you should stay here. If you don't, and you'd rather be somewhere picturesque where you can enjoy peace and quiet, don't go here. This place is rustic for sure, with an incredible view, and I guess you could...

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2Thank Jarred W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 June 2013

We stayed here for three nights and had a great experience. The double room, shower, and bathroom areas were all clean and tidy. The breakfast of bread, jam, and cheese was a good start to the day. Tim is extremely knowledgable of the area and had excellent suggestions for hiking and knew the conditions of the trails. We felt very...

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1Thank sgs0720
Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 15 June 2013

The hotel is up on the the hill. I'm sure our views would have been great, if the Alps were not cloud covered! The walls are THIN, the rooms are big. This is NOT a fancy place, but hanging out with other guests over dinner was a treat! (Definitely pre-order the dinner.) Tim was a fantastic host, helping us understand...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hotel Mittaghorn

Address: Wylern, Gimmelwald 3826, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Gimmelwald
Price Range: $58 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms 7 and 8 are excellent, but any balcony room on the front side will give a jaw-dropping view.”
 of 5 bubbles MerrittR, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the front with a balcony!”
  • Morning view from our room at Hotel Mittaghorn (July '16)
 of 5 bubbles bjornh394, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The rooms at the front have panoramic views. I think most of the rooms are at the front.”
 of 5 bubbles T1271MGsusann, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Both of our rooms were great and had spectacular views. They faced the valley.”
 of 5 bubbles PSchulze, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back are cheaper without the view, but the public balcony upstairs lets anyone appreciate the mountainside!”
 of 5 bubbles ShrpPolishAnimal, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
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