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    Grandhotel Giessbach

    Giessbach 1201 | 3855 Brienz, Giessbach, Brienz 3855, Switzerland
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$341
          US$341
          US$341
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good24%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible2%
          4 days ago
          “Fantastic Old Hotel”
          1 week ago
          “Never seen and been in a place as beautiful as this”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
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          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 502 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Great view of the falls that thunder right outside your rooms, attentive staff, great food, fantastic breakfast, not much to do in the area, but well worth one night to explore the falls.Take the boat and the tram to get there!

          Thank LVETOTRAVEL
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Amazing place and a beautiful hotel with a great and interesting history. You can hike around the hotel and enjoy one of the most beautiful scenes on earth. Rooms are clean but old which we expected from the hotel.

          Thank HighCouple
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          My husband and I booked the Easter package with the Davinet Suite. The room was very charming and had a separate lounge. It had views onto the lake and the balcony had views onto the waterfall. However, the Easter package was not as we had...More

          1  Thank gih0
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This is a beautiful Victorian hotel built in 1873/74 alongside the formidable Giessbach Waterfalls. (It looks just like the imaginary Grand Budapest Hotel in Wes Anderson’s movie!) It was quite popular with artists, royalty, and celebrities for many years. After WW 2, however, “old-fashioned” elegance...More

          Thank sgpboston
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          We've had the honour to finally go to the Grandhotel Giessbach and follow the Band of Brothers movie historical steps. More than thrilled and happy to be here and go back in time. We enjoyed a sunny afternoon with panoramic views of the Brienzersee and...More

          1  Thank Cezara D
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$273 - US$662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 73
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          • Location
          • Switzerland >
          • Canton of Bern >
          • Bernese Oberland >
          • Brienz >
          • Giessbach
          • Also Known As
          • Grandhotel Giessbach Hotel Brienz ,
          • Grandhotel Giessbach Swiss Alps
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          Room & Suite (81)
          Dining (31)
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          Hotel & Grounds (315)
          Bathroom (13)
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          Ernie240
          What is the best airport to fly in to get the closest to this hotel? How would I get from that airport to this hotel? Is there a village near the hotel? Do you know of a coffee & pastry shop called the Shu or shoe?
          30 May 2017|
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          Response from Marianne G | Reviewed this property |
          Fly either to Geneva or Zurich and take the train to interlaken and the boat to the hotel. They normally send detailed directions when you book.
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          Ourdream2
          How to book a room? I tried several booking websites and no one offering this hotel. Also, I tried to book throught hotel's website and it cannot be!
          4 February 2017|
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          Response from Yvonne_N_Soh | Reviewed this property |
          I used Agoda. When a property is not available for booking, it can simply mean the hotel is either closed or full.
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          "Get rooms on the side of the falls!"
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          "Beautiful views and wonderful walks"
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          "The waterfall view room is great!"
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          "pay a little extra to get views to the waterfall or lake, you'll get a nice sunrise"
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