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The Hayloft

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Herentals, België
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We used the Hayloft as 'basecamp' for our 3-day hikingtrip. The first night we stayed with six friends in one big room which actually used to be the hayloft of the house. After our 3 day-trip we stayed in 3 separate rooms. The entire b&b is renovated and decorated real cosy and with great respect for the original features of... More 

Thank Annelie C
Somersham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The Hayloft was highly recommended and we weren't disappointed in the slightest. Peter and Kerry are the perfect hosts and made our stay just that bit more wonderful! Very comfortable room for all the family, we thoroughly enjoyed every moment. Breakfast was cracking and made all the better for great conversation. We were sad to leave and can't wait to... More 

Thank dews333
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The Hayloft is a little slice of heaven. It is situated in a stunning valley, has hiking trails on it's doorstep and the rooms are comfortable. The house is impeccably cared for by Kerry and Peter as well as the guests that descend on them. Nothing was too much to ask and we were made to feel at home from... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I loved everything about it. The house, the room, the view, the bathroom, breakfast.. Everything was perfect. As been said a dozen times before: Kerry and Peter are incredible hosts. They have many great stories and a good sense of humor. I laughed a lot and felt at home. Thanks for the amazing experience!

Thank Myrte v
1 review
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Cannot explain how happy I was with my stay. Kerry and Peter are the most incredible hosts. I highly recommend booking the hot tub for at least one night. Kerry and Peter made me feel so comfortable on my solo trip to Kandersteg. They offered great advice on hiking trails and restaurants that I would enjoy. I truly felt at... More 

Leuven, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We had a wonderful stay. Kerry and Peter welcomed us as friends. The hayloft is a beautiful renovated house within walking distance to the center of Kandersteg. The rooms are spotless and the breakfast and dinner were absolutely wonderful. Thank you Kerry and Peter! We will come back for the kletersteig and for all the laughs and jokes we had!

Thank An_Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Kerry and Peter are fantastic hosts. Staying with them was among the top experiences of Switzerland. Food was excellent. Wood heated Hot tub was enchanting in the evening. So nice not to be surrounded by too many tourists. We want to go back to the hayloft again. Absolutely fantastic.

Thank David P
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed as a family (3 boys) in early Aug 16. We had a fantastic 3 day stay at the Hayloft in the family room. Peter and Kerry were the most accommodating hosts right from the start with great communications and recommendations on activities via email prior to our trip, Peter picking us up at the station, and that was... More 

Thank Ian W
Malibu, California
1 review
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We spent two memorable nights at the Hayloft with our delightful hosts, enjoying great food and the charm of a historic and beautifully decorated home. The location in Kandersteg is amazing too, with mountain views and a waterfall almost in the backyard.

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Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

The epitome of what you envision Switzerland to be. Charming Chalet with Views to die for of the alps and waterfalls. Kerry and Peter made us feel right at home like part of the family. Clean and Comfortable. Walking distance to many trails and sights. Also Walking distance to the Kandersteg Train station, and Car train to go to Zermatt... More 

Thank BonnieCourchesne

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hayloft is 1200m above sea level, south-facing and stands in about two acres of its own meadowland. The property is bordered by a trout stream and is very quiet; it has its own private access track and there is NO passing traffic. We have a superb outdoor hot tub for you to use. The house boasts stunning mountain views (over 3,600m) in every direction, clear views of glaciers and a magnificent waterfall. The Hayloft is about 1 mile from the centre of the village of Kandersteg in the Bernese Oberland. Kandersteg is a rural working village but has a parallel tourist-based economy. The village has all the expected range of facilities without losing its unique Swiss atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hayloft

Address: Butschels, Kandersteg 3718, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Kandersteg
Price Range: $64 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All the rooms are beautiful!”
 of 5 bubbles 131ghostdog, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lavender Room which had a beautiful view of the mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles Vicky574, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Highly recommended in all seasons but book your stay very much in advance!”
 of 5 bubbles Teki_K, 19 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles bethrC922KO, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The Hayloft is roomy and comfortable for a couple and perfect for a family. We loved the Lavender room with its quaintroom bath also.”
 of 5 bubbles jackieb769, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
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