City Hotel Oberland

  • Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, Interlaken

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This informal hotel enjoys a superb central location on the main promenade and within easy reach of the shops, cafés and transport links. It offers a good standard of accommodation with a friendly atmosphere. It is a comfortable base from which to explore the resort and further afield in the Bernese Oberland.

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 192
  • No. of buildings: 3
  • No. of floors: 5
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:

    2 x interconnecting Residence buildings

  • Official rating: 3
  • 'Standard' twin rooms with bath or shower sleep 2 guests and can be used for sole occupancy at a supplement, located in the Residence or Main building
  • 'Standard' twin rooms sleeping up to 4 guests and with bath and balcony are in the main building
  • 'Superior' twins are larger, have bath or shower and airconditioning and are on request
  • 'Executive' rooms are large and have air-conditioning and Nespresso machines
  • All our rooms have cable TV, telephone, safe, hairdryer and radio

Rooms may be allocated in either the main or 'Residence' buildings.

Bedroom facilities

  • Cable or satellite programmes
  • Hairdryer
  • Radio
  • Room safe
  • Telephone

Accessibility

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

Not suitable for wheelchair users, lift serves all except 5th floor in main building.

Meals

  • Hot and cold buffet breakfast
  • 4 course set menu each evening
  • As alternatives, a credit of approx. Sfr20 per adult is given for those wishing to sample the hotel's Italian style 'Mercato' cuisine or dine in the hotel's Indian restaurant
  • No of restaurants: 3
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Lunch service:

    Not included

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Interlaken

Interlaken is set between the sparkling waters of Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, and enjoys a magnificent setting on the banks of the River Aare with the snow-capped peaks of the Jungfrau, Mönch, and Eiger forming the perfect backdrop. The main promenade, the ‘Höheweg’, is lined with flowers and fronted by a huge open meadow from where you can enjoy one of the most famous views in the world. The FREE use of local buses, included for all guests, allows quick and easy travel to surrounding villages including Bönigen and Iseltwald (see below). Excursions are plentiful, with lake steamers calling in regularly to take you to other villages along the shores. Top of everyone’s list should be a trip on the historic Jungfrau Railway to the Jungfraujoch ‘Top of Europe’. Our hotels in Interlaken offer you a great choice of accommodation. There are many attractive shops, boutiques, and cafés such as Café Schuh - a great place to enjoy some delicious afternoon cake or Swiss chocolate!

Things to do in resort

  • Cinema
  • Cycling
  • Horse drawn carriage rides
  • Museum
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Swimming
  • Golf

Lake steamers call in regularly to offer leisurely trips to other lovely villages along the shores, such as Merligen and Hilterfingen. In July and August there are open-air performances of Schiller's William Tell, with horses, cows and goats among the cast! Numerous excursions are available to those on holidays in Interlaken, and the top of everyone's list should be a trip on the Jungfrau Railway to the Jungfraujoch. There are many attractive shops and boutiques, and cafés such as Café Schuh are a great place in which to enjoy some delicious afternoon cake or Swiss chocolate!

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 7.853437
  • Latitude: 46.684477
  • Nearest Bus Stop: 20
  • Nearest Station:

    Interlaken West

  • Distance to Station: 400

For more information on travel and transport visit our Interlaken page

Excursions

PRE-BOOKABLE

Schynige Platte, plus Alpine garden*

From £28, daily

Take the charming cogwheel railway up to Schynige Platte at 2000m, and visit the wonderful Alpine garden with some 600 different Swiss alpine plants including Edelweiss, Enzian.

'James Bond's' Schilthorn*

From £55, daily

A fantastic cable-car journey up to the famous Schilthorn, set for the film ‘Her Majesty’s Secret Service), for stunning views.

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe*

From £85, 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’.

Day on Lake Thun or Lake Brienz*

From £23 (2nd class), £35 (1st class), daily

Spend a day cruising with this ticket, valid for 1 day on your choice of either of the lakes. Upgrade to 1st class for seats on the top deck!

Harder Kulm funicular*

From £11, daily

15-minute funicular to new viewing platform for views of Interlaken and its lakes.

All pre-bookable train excursions commence from Interlaken Ost. Guests of Merligen must pay locally for bus or boat to Interlaken, where applicable.

GREAT VALUE TRAVEL PASSES

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

Prices shown include Travel Card discount.

Jungfraubahn Pass*

From £97 3 days, £141 6 days, £161 7 days, £180 8 days

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

  • Train travel to Wengen, Mürren, Interlaken, Wilderswil and Lauterbrunnen
  • Travel on ‘First’ gondola, Männlichen and Pfingstegg cable-cars and Harder Kulm funicular
  • Travel on Schynige Platte cog railway for alpine garden
  • 6 days onward includes boats on Lakes Thun & Brienz, and train between Interlaken Ost & Breinz

Supplement applies for Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn.

Bernese Oberland Regional Pass*

From £144 4 days or £183 6 days 

For those wanting to travel further afield within the region, this good value pass gives you 4 or 6 days consecutive days 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

BOOK LOCALLY

Many more options available locally through your Representative including:

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

Swiss Food and Culture Tour - from only Sfr20 per person - Exclusive to Inghams

*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.

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

  • Location: This hotel enjoys a superb central location on the main promenade. Interlaken West is only 5 minutes' walk away and the free bus stops outside the hotel.
  • Breakfast room
  • Attractive lounge with panoramic view on 3rd floor
  • 3 popular restaurants
  • 'Las Rocas' bar and internet café
  • Wi-Fi throughout (Free)
  • Public PC with internet access (Free)
  • Lift
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • WiFi

Family Facilities

  • Cots & Linen
  • Highchairs in restaurant

Inghams Plus

  • Early Booking Offer Summer 2019: Save up to £120 per couple (ends 31 Dec 2018)
  • Free excursion offer: 'Day on Lake Thun' lake cruise (stays 7 nights or more)

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City Hotel Oberland, Interlaken, Bernese Oberland
Half Board

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20/09/2019,
3 nights,
from Luton,
3 adults, 0 children
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