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Hotel Gletschergarten

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Over 118 years old, the traditional family-run Hotel Gletschergarten in Grindelwald offers you panoramic mountain views, free WiFi and a free internet terminal. In good snow conditions, a ski run leads almost to the hotel. Breakfast is served every morning. After a day outside you can relax at the fireplace in the lounge. Half board, including a 4-course dinner, is available on request. A free pick-up service from the railway or bus station is offered. The Grindelwald First Cable Car Station is reachable within just a few minutes' walk, and the bus stop is just 20 metres away from the Gletschergarten Hotel. Further free time activities can be organised by the help of the staff. The hotel also has a new renovated wellness area with sauna and steam bath. You enjoy free access to the sports centre of Grindelwald, which features an indoor pool and an ice skating rink. Various tickets and ski passes can be bought at the regular rates from the reception.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
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Grade: 76 out of 100
45Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
10Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

My wife and I stayed here for one night while touring Switzerland. The town of Grinderwald is somewhat off the beaten path however the main town area has quite the tourist zone. This hotel is a little ways pass all that touristy craziness and still...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2018

This hotel was wonderful, the location is slightly away from the large tour groups which is a giant plus for me. The rooms were well appointed and large. The views were amazing. The hotel team were very helpful with choosing hikes and getting our train...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Booked 2 nights on the 11th & 12th September 2018 at Hotel Gletschergarten with our lovely hosts Gabriela & Gerard in Grindelwald. The hotel is a little bit dated but that adds to the charm & history of it. Our room which we requested had...More

Thank Fabio V
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The Glitschergarten Hotel is a wonderful mix of the traditional Swiss style chalet, and up to date modern conveniences and technology. You are hosted by the fourth generation owners who deliver family-style hospitality. Gary and Gabriela are a wealth of knowledge and directed us to...More

Thank sfisher1990
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Grindelwald was the last village we stayed in on our Macs Adventure walking tour. We had completed a long walk that day and when we got to the hotel it was nice to be greeted by Gabriela and Gerhard at the Hotel Gletschergarten. This is...More

Thank Greg C
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August 24, 2018|
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Response from DenGourmand | Reviewed this property |
Less than 5 minutes to the First Gondola. About 10 minutes to the Train Station to access Kleine Scheidegg.
Julie M
December 6, 2017|
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Response from Julie M |
Thank you. I know he is looking forward to a magical white Christmas with you!
Millie I
March 5, 2017|
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Response from Gabriela M | Property representative |
Hello Millie! Yes you can stay in one hotel for both trips! It is absolutly no problem! No there is no cable car to go to the front on one of the falls. In the vally of Lauterbrunnen there are many falls. :-) We still... More
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"I believe all the rooms have a wonderful view."
Oct. 3, 2018
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Aug. 27, 2018
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"get a room with a balcony that looks at the Eiger"
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US$205 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
gletschergarten hotel grindelwald
SwitzerlandCanton of BernBernese OberlandJungfrau RegionGrindelwald
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