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: 40
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • No. of floors: 4
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • 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
  • Single rooms have shower and south-facing balcony
  • All the comfortably-furnished with excellent views of the surrounding mountains, telephone and radio

Bedroom facilities

  • Radio
  • Telephone

Accessibility

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

Meals

  • 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
  • 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

  • Hiking
  • Cable-cars
  • Mini golf
  • Tennis
  • Walking
  • Swimming
  • Excursions by rail

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 gives those on holidays in Wengen easy access to endless excursion possibilities - why not take the highest mountain railway in the world to the top of the Jungfraujoch, or the cable-car up to Männlichen for stunning views of the Eiger? Walkers should take the opportunity to travel across the valley to Mürren, and Interlaken and its lakes are also within easy reach. Wengen is the perfect base from which to explore the entire Jungfrau region.

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

    Mannlichen

  • Distance to Lift: 600
  • Nearest Station:

    Wengen station

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

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*

From £41, daily for 1st class / from £28, daily for 2nd class.
For boat trips on Lakes Thun and Brienz or Harder Kulm funicular.

 

Grindelwald Roundtrip*

From £28, daily
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
  • Lounge area
  • Bar
  • TV room
  • WiFi

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 8 - 27 September 2019)
  • Free daily Packed Lunch (stays of 7 or more nights)

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Accommodation
Hotel Falken, Wengen, Bernese Oberland
Half Board

Holiday details
06/09/2019,
3 nights,
from Gatwick,
3 adults, 0 children
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