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Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof

  • Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, Grindelwald

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Situated in the heart of Grindelwald, just 2 minutes’ walk from the railway station, the delightful 5 star Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof is a fantastic base to explore the region from and goes that little bit further to ensure you have a wonderful stay.

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 48
  • No. of buildings: 0
  • No. of floors: 5
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 5
  • Standard twin rooms are north-facing and can be used for sole occupancy at a supplement
  • South-facing twin rooms have balcony with breathtaking views of the mountains.
  • Junior suites are larger with south-facing balcony
  • The contemporary, spacious twin bedrooms all sleep up to 3 guests and have bath, separate shower, satellite TV with some English channels, telephone, radio, minibar, safe, hairdryer and tea/coffee-making facilities

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: No
  • Access ramp: No

Lift (to the 4th floor)

Meals

  • A generous hot and cold buffet breakfast is served until late (approx. 11.30am)
  • 4 course evening meal is served including salad bar, and choice of some courses
  • Weekly speciality buffet
  • Free daily packed lunch
  • Free daily English afternoon tea with sandwiches, cake, petit fours and pot of tea for all Inghams guests

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Grindelwald

Set at the foot of the impressive ‘North Face’ of the Eiger, with its dramatic glaciers in full view, Grindelwald is a friendly mountain village with chalet-style houses, cafés, restaurants and a good variety of shops. This is fantastic walking country, and Grindelwald has easy access by rail, cable-car and gondola, to both sides of the valley, encompassing a lion’s share of the Jungfrau region’s best paths. Take the ‘First’ gondola from the village for fabulous, scenic walks, or the ‘Männlichen’ gondola to meet the cable-car down to Wengen. The highlight of the region is to travel on one of the world’s most famous railway journeys through the Eiger to the Jungfraujoch, Europe’s highest railway station’, at 3,454m. Our hotels in Grindelwald give you a great choice of accommodation.

 

Things to do in resort

The Grindelwald Mannlichen gondola use to be the longest in the world. A fast service will be available from 2020.

For the 2019 season, you will be able to use a bus service to access this area instead. Grindelwalds extensive bus routes from the 22 June onwards; or take the panoramic hike across the Kleine Scheidegg which you will access by mountain train from Grindelwald. 

Aside from Gondolas, cables cars and mountain railways, the Grindelwald bus routes extends to the mountain sides giving you great access to the regions popular hiking routes including Busalp or Waldspitz and Grosse Scheidegg. Enjoy the splendid views, the lovely mountain restaurants and even an Alpine cheese festival that takes place in September. 

Buses go from the bus station opposite the train station so getting around Switzerlands public transport is easy. You can also hop on the bus route nearby and if necessary change at the bus station.

Free Resort Card

The Free 'Grindelwald Guest Card' is provided by your hotel on arrival and gives you:

  • Free use of in resort buses
  • Free* use of resort swimming pool
  • Reduced entrance to local attractions including Grindelwald Museum, Glacier Gorge and Pfingstegg cable-car.

Subject to change.

*only applies to Hotel Bodmi, Hotel Jungfrau Lodge, Hotel Eiger and Eiger Apartments

 

Discount Travel Card included for all Inghams guests

Our half-price card on trips of your choice across the Swiss transport network. Included in the price of your holiday, and is sent to you before departure with your rail tickets.

 

Exploring on the Swiss Transport Network

Switzerland's excellent public transport network of mountain railways, cable-cars, steam boats and buses makes it a pleasure to explore the sights, at your own pace.

 

Great Value Travel Passes

Purchase a travel pass and only pay one inclusive price for your trips:

(Prices shown include Travel Card discount)

Jungfrau Travel Pass (pre-bookable) - from £97 3 days, from £141 6 days, from £161 7 days, from £180 8 days

Enjoy consecutive days Free travel on trains, cable-cars, gondolas and boats within the Jungfrau region including:

 

  • Free train travel to Wengen, Mürren (selected routes only), Interlaken, Wilderswil and Lauterbrunnen
  • Free travel on ‘First’ gondola, Männlichen cable-car from Wengen, Buses to Männlichen Summer 2019
  • Harder Kulm funicular from Interlaken
  • Free travel on Schynige Platte cog railway for alpine garden
  • Passes from 5 days validity onward includes boats on Lakes Thun & Brienz, and train between Interlaken Ost & Interlaken West. As well as Interlaken Ost & Breinz (spelling Brienz) allowing for round trips by boat and train on Lake Brienz.

 

Supplement applies for Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn. Family Card not valid with Jungfrau Travel Pass, children up to 15yrs must purchase a Jungfrau Junior Travel Card  (Sfr 30 per child for any duration)

Bernese Oberland Regional Pass* (pre-bookable): from £144 4 days, from £183 6 days

For those wanting to travel further afield within the region, this good value pass gives you 4 or 6 consecutive days FREE travel on regional trains, buses and boats, including:

  • Trains to Gstaad, Thun, Meiringen and Adelboden
  • Brienzer Rothorn and Niesen mountain railways
  • Unlimited cruising on Lakes Thun and Brienz
  • Mountain transport within the Jungfrau Region

*Family Card not valid with Bernese Oberland Regional Pass. Children up to 16yrs must purchase a 'Bernese Oberland Junior Card' locally (approx. Sfr30 per child).

 

Other things to do in and around Grindelwald

  • ‘Pfingstegg’ viewing platform with unique view of whole valley
  • Grindelwald museum displaying history of the village
  • ‘First Flyer’ zip wire cable-way
  • Sports centre with indoor swimming pool
  • Bowling alley and mini-golf
  • Excellent train connections across the local area to Interlaken, Lakes Thun and Brienz, Wilderswil, Wengen and Berne
  • Weekly Swiss folklore evenings throughout July and August
  • Regular folk and music concerts
  • 'Land Art' festival takes place in June

Recommended Trips

Pre-Bookable

  • Jungfraujoch - ‘Top of Europe’ from £76, daily
    A ‘must-see’ for all visitors is the ultimate rail journey through the Eiger, and up to Europe’s highest railway station at 3,454m, for breathtaking views including the 14km-long Aletsch glacier and the ‘Ice Palace’.
  • ‘James Bond’s’ Schilthorn from £49, daily
    A trip up the famous Schilthorn, set of film ‘Her Majesty’s Secret Service’, for fantastic views of the surrounding snow-clad peaks.

Many more options available locally through your Representative including:

Fun Package: First Flyer / Glider & Trottibike / Mountain Cart from Sfr64

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Car hire is available 

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 8.0343
  • Latitude: 46.6245
  • Nearest Bus Stop: 20
  • Nearest Lift:

    First gondola

  • Distance to Lift: 1000
  • Nearest Station:

    Grindelwald station

  • Distance to Station: 200

For more information on travel and transport visit our Grindelwald page

Excursions

PRE-BOOKABLE

Jungfraujoch - ‘Top of Europe’

From £76, daily
A ‘must-see’ for all visitors is the ultimate rail journey through the Eiger, and up to Europe’s highest railway station at 3,454m, for breathtaking views including the 14km-long Aletsch glacier and the ‘Ice Palace’.

‘James Bond’s’ Schilthorn

From £49, daily
A trip up the famous Schilthorn, set of film ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’, for fantastic views of the surrounding snow-clad peaks.

Many more options available locally through your Representative including:

Fun Package: First Flyer / Glider & Trottibike / Mountain Cart from Sfr64

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Please note that we act at all times as selling agent for the suppliers of activities & excursions.

Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking

Facilities

  • Attractive lounge with reading corners
  • Cosy bar
  • Beautifully-furnished dining room
  • à la carte restaurant
  • Excellent wellness facilities including indoor pool, steambath, bio-sauna, Finnish sauna, tepidarium, kneipp (all Free)
  • Beauty treatments (pay locally)
  • Terrace
  • Pianist daily in lounge/bar area
  • Wi-fi throughout and public PC with internet access (Free)
  • Lift (to 4th floor)
  • Bar
  • Lounge area
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Steam bath
  • Sauna
  • WiFi

Family Facilities

  • Child's Menu
  • Cots & Linen
  • Early meals available in restaurant
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly

Inghams Plus

  • Early Booking Offer summer 2019: Save up to £320 per couple (ends 31 Mar 2019)
  • Free daily packed lunch
  • Free daily afternoon tea with sandwiches, cake and petit fours
  • 20% discount on spa treatments for Inghams guests staying in-house

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Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof
Grindelwald, Bernese Oberland,Half Board
20/09/2019 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Luton
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