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    Mountain Hostel

    Gimmelwald, Switzerland
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    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
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    Traveller (90)
    Room & Suite (23)
    Dining (7)
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good29%
    • Average9%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible0%
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    “cable car” (15 reviews)
    “swiss alps” (11 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    Cannot say enough great things about the mountain Hostel. Petra and the rest of the staff provide wonderful service in this quaint, cute Hostel set in the Swiss Alps. If you love the outdoors, are looking for easy access to amazing hikes, and don't mind...More

    Thank Kathleen F
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    This is a quaint spot to stop and spend the night while in the Lauterbrunnen valley. The views from it are stunning. It's central to many amazing hikes. Not pricey and a completely adequate hostel. You won't be sorry.

    Thank Paul L
    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    As far as hostels go, this is a very good one. The staff are very friendly and helpful, rooms are spacious, lockers are large, beds are comfortable and the entire place is very, very clean. It was a nice place to come home to after...More

    Thank swisscheeseknees
    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    Wonderful place to spend a few days or more, located right on the side of the mountain and with a great atmosphere. Great for travelers of all sorts, the rooms are rustic but cozy and have amazing views of the mountain ranges and valley. The...More

    Thank Kelsa B
    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    Came through Gimmelwald on our hike from Lauterbrunned to Murren to Gimmelwald and down to Stechelburg. Stumbled across this spot and stopped in for a pint. We were there in early February. Breathtaking views and lovely atmosphere inside, very cosy. The staff were also really...More

    Thank dustywildcat
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    • Price range
    • US$103 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Switzerland >
    • Canton of Bern >
    • Bernese Oberland >
    • Gimmelwald
    • Also Known As
    • Mountain Hotel Gimmelwald
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    "for families make sure to get the family dorm room."
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