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Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Very basic hotel with a very good location - not far from the train station. There is no breakfast, they offer beverages and a spacious room to bring your own breakfast to. The room was fairly big. The tv was mounted high upon the wall and very small. The room was clean however there were holes on the sheets. Luckily...

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Annemasse, France
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Switzerland is a very expensive place as we all know, thus a hotel in the centre of Bern for 110 CHF is fair enough. It was scrupulously clean, of course, smallish single room, a small shower towel as well. Did not try the TV, but very few stations. The only complaint is that it is BYOB meaning bring your own...

Thank hask74
Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 April 2013

The location of this hotel is wonderful! Right in the heart of the old town! In my experience, Continental is a fairly basic accommodation, no frills, clean rooms, comfortable beds, no breakfast. Helpful and friendly staff were happy to lend us an iron and ironing board as well as a swiss electrical adapter. There is Wi Fi available at a...

1Thank Anna G
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Excellent location, but not good value for your money. Make sure to arrive before 7pm at night, otherwise there will be no one to help you... We stayed in a coner room, which was twice the size of the room our friends stayed in just next to us... Very old hotel, but at least the rooms were clean. The WiFi...

2Thank SusanParys
Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Very good location; in the centre of Bern but didn't find it at all noisy. The room itself was quite big, but the corridor going from the hotel door into the bedroom was so narrow it was difficult to walk through! The shower was powerful but the cubicle was quite small, as was the bathroom. The best thing about the...

1Thank Nic R
Reviewed 18 January 2013

Stayed one night. Convenient location in the centre of old town. But we were travelling by car and there is no parking available in the centre so we had to pay for the underground car park, it was 40 Swiss Francs overnight and we also parked briefly during the day so another 10 francs, so I think an hotel with...

1Thank Tryavna
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 9 January 2013 via mobile

The hotel is very well located in the old town area. The room was nice, though the bathroom quite old. It's extremely noisy. I only stayed for one night and it was ok. Cleaness is also ok, it's not spotless. No more to say about this hotel..it was ok for only one night i would't have stayed longer.

Thank julylatina100
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 December 2012

This was a budget stay (but still pricey for the money by Aussie standards...that's Switzerland for you)! However its in the Old Town and made it easy to walk to the historical-touristy places and only 10 mins walk from the railway station. The room was acceptable and had all the facilities required, although on the smallish side. The heater outlet...

4Thank LawrenceGuanTeoh
Reviewed 8 December 2012 via mobile

Overall, its just ok. Its a good price to be in the heart of bern, so no complaints. Hotel rooms are a little run down and could use some refurbishment. Wifi is not free which is a tad bit surprising since we are in 2012 now! But ok - for this price, u cannot get other hotels, so value for...

1Thank Avidtravellerbkk
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2012

I had to stay in Bern for one night in November, and chose Hotel Continental due to its location and fairly low accommodation rates for the area. The room and facilities were clean though very basic. No free wi-fi. The reception staff were friendly and very helpful. However, they do close between 10pm-7am. We were there to see a concert,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hotel Continental Bern

Address: Zeughausgasse 27, Bern 3011, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range: $190 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Continental Bern 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“A very cheap solution in Bern!”
VassiliosFanaras, 27 Aug 2013 | Read review
“You could choose this hotel if you have limited budget. But if you are able to pay more, choose another one.”
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WCLee, 10 Aug 2013 | Read review
“If you forgot a swiss electrical adapter, ask at the front desk.”
AnnaG168, 6 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Corner rooms are twice the size of the normal rooms...”
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SusanParys, 2 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Try and get a room away from the street. Every morning about 6am, there is a lot of noise, sounding like metal cans being tossed around and it goes on for an hour or so intermittently. I was told it was deliveries being made to the Migros supermarket. There were also sounds of party revelers in the early hours of the morning but this didn't last long. The window can be opened to cool the room down.”
LawrenceGuanTeoh, 29 Dec 2012 | Read review
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