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Hotel Falken

  • Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, Wengen

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Family-run and a member of 'Swiss Historic Hotels', the Falken is one of the original hotels of Wengen and is full of character and old-fashioned charm. Situated just 5 minutes’ walk above the village centre for the train station and Männlichen cable-car. It enjoys a quiet location with wonderful views. The hotel’s relaxed atmosphere makes it a popular choice among our guests. The Falken can also be booked as part of our 'GoldenPass Line' independent multi-centre rail holiday.

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 44
  • No. of buildings: 2
  • No. of floors: 4
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 6
  • Annex:

    N/A

  • Official rating: 3
  • Twin rooms have bath or shower and sleep up to 3 guests and are north-facing or south-facing with balcony
  • Double rooms for single occupancy have shower and are north-facing or south-facing with balcony 
  • All the comfortably-furnished with excellent views of the surrounding mountains, telephone and radio and WC

Bedroom facilities

  • Tea or coffee making facilities

Accessibility

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

Meals

  • Hot buffet breakfast and delicious 4 course evening meal
  • Weekly buffet and weekly barbecue in garden (weather permitting)
  • Guests staying 7 or more nights can choose to dine at Sina's Pizzeria once per stay - salad, choice of pizza or pasta, and dessert
  • Free daily packed lunch (stays 7 nights or more)
  • Vegetarian menu
  • Early child meals available 18:00 (on request)  
  • No of restaurants: 2
  • Distance to nearest restaurant serving dinner outside of property:

    In hotel

  • Dress code for restaurants:

    Casual

  • Breakfast service:

    Buffet

  • Lunch service:

    Free daily packed lunch provided

  • Dinner service:

    Waiter

Board basis options available

  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians

Wengen

Wengen lies on a sunny, sheltered terrace below the Jungfrau, Mönch and Eiger mountains and has spectacular views across the Lauterbrunnen valley. Everyone arrives in this charming village by mountain train as it is virtually traffic-free, and a variety of small shops, cafés and bars line the main street. Our hotels in Wengen offer you a great choice of accommodation. There are many delightful walks around and above the village, meandering through pine forests and flower-filled meadows. The excellent network of mountain railways and cable-cars makes Wengen the perfect base from which to explore the entire Jungfrau region and its fabulous walking. Don’t miss a trip to the top of the Jungfraujoch or Männlichen cable-car for magnificient views!

Things to do in resort

  • Public outdoor swimming pool, mini-golf and tennis
  • Main promenade with several charming cafés and gift shops
  • ‘Forest Trail’ around Wengen leads through the village forest and shows you many trees and plants with their names (map available from tourist office, approx. Sfr1)
  • Classical music concerts in high season
  • Weekly early morning mountain wildlife observation walks
  • Fortnightly folklore evenings in high season
  • Excellent train links for day trips to Berne and Lucerne
  • Selection of great mountain restaurants with Swiss specialities
  • Easy transport links to Interlaken, Grindelwald, Mürren, Wilderswil and Schynige Platte alpine garden

Discount Travel Card included for all Inghams guests

Save up to 50% with your half-price card on trips of your choice across the Swiss transport network. Included in the price of your holiday, and worth over £100!

Travel card sent to you before departure with your rail transfer 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, £141 6 days, £161 7 days, £180 8 days.

Enjoy 6 consecutive days Free travel on trains, cable-cars, gondolas and boats within the Jungfrau region including:

  • Free train travel to Wengen, Mürren, Interlaken, Wilderswil and Lauterbrunnen
  • Free travel on ‘First’ gondola, Männlichen cable-car and gondola and Harder Kulm funicular
  • Free travel on Schynige Platte cog railway for alpine garden
  • Now also includes boat trips on Lakes Thun and Brienz (5 + 6 days passes only)

Supplement applies for Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn. Family Card not valid with Jungfrau Travel Pass, children up to 16yrs must purchase a Jungfrau Junior Travel Card locally (Sfr 30)

 

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

For those wanting to travel further afield within the region, this good value pass gives you 4, 6, 8 or 10 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).

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 7.9218
  • Latitude: 46.6072
  • Nearest Lift:

    Mannlichen 

  • Distance to Lift: 400
  • Nearest Station:

    Wengen station 300m away 

  • Distance to Station: 300
  • Distance to City Centre: 400

For more information on travel and transport visit our Wengen page

Excursions

PRE-BOOKABLE

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 Murren, Grindelwald, 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

 

Mürren

From £17, daily
Return journey to picturesque traffic-free village of Mürren, which sits on a sunny terrace above the Lauterbrunnen valley.

 

‘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.

 

Jungfraujoch - ‘Top of Europe’

From £70, 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’.

 

Interlaken*

For boat trips on Lakes Thun and Brienz or Harder Kulm funicular.

 

Grindelwald Roundtrip*

Return journey to the neighbouring classic ‘Eiger Village’.

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

  • Comfortable lounges, one with piano
  • Cosy bar
  • Reading and TV room
  • Large dining room with conservatory
  • Lovely sun terrace & garden
  • Wi-Fi throughout (FREE)
  • Lift
  • Member of Swiss Historic Hotels
  • Pianist every evening who plays before and after dinner, 17:00 - 19:00 and 21:00 - 23:00 (pianist changes throughout the season) 
  • Lounge area
  • Bar
  • TV room
  • WiFi
  • Table tennis

Family Facilities

  • Cots & Linen
  • Early meals available in restaurant
  • Highchairs in restaurant
  • Hotel family friendly
  • Play room

Inghams Plus

  • Free Room Upgrade from North to South facing rooms (for guests staying Sep 7 - 31 Oct 2020)
  • Free daily Packed Lunch (stays of 7 or more nights)

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Hotel Falken
Wengen, Bernese Oberland,Half Board
20/09/2019 - 3 nights
3 adults
From London Luton
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