The district center of Interlaken is in the canton of Bern. The commune inherited its name from a Catholic monastery founded in these parts in 1130. Today it is the tourist capital of the region. During the year, tourists are accepted by hotels of the city, restaurants, bureau for organizing excursion tours. The convenient location between the lakes Thun and Brienz, snow-capped mountain peaks allowed Interlaken to receive the status of a resort 300 years ago.
- 1 Infrastructure & Attractions
- 2 Boutique Hotel Bellevue
- 3 Lindner Grand Hotel Beau Rivage
- 4 Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa
- 5 Metropole Swiss Quality Hotel
- 6 Hotel Interlaken
- 7 Hotel Royal St Georges Interlaken Mgallery by Sofitel
- 8 Hotel Du Nord
- 9 Hotel Krebs Interlaken
- 10 Aparthotel Goldey
- 11 Hotel Berghof Amaranth
Infrastructure & Attractions
The region has developed sanatorium treatment, production of environmentally friendly products, balneotherapy on mineral springs. Outdoor enthusiasts have chosen the mountain slopes of Mönch, Iger and Jungfrau. To the height they raise 4 funiculars and 40 lifts. Hotels located in Interlaken are in close proximity to one of the cable cars. The resort is popular for paragliding, canoeing and kayaking, cycling and hiking trails.
In the ancient city preserved a large number of architectural monuments of the Middle Ages. Some hotels are located in restored buildings built in past centuries. It is worth paying attention to the sights of the commune, including:
- observation deck on Mount Harder Kulm;
- observation deck “Sphinx” on the Jungfrau mountain. Here, at the beginning of the 20th century, the highest railway in Europe was laid. At the final station, galleries were cut through, an observatory and a weather station were built;
- Ice Palace on the Jungfrau;
- Beatus Caves and Mineral Museum;
- route “Golden Pass”.
Excursion bureaus of Interlaken are ready to offer interesting and unusual tours to the memorable places of mountainous Switzerland.
The boutique hotel is located on the banks of the Aare River. Rooms are one, two, triple, family rooms, apartments. The quiet area is ideal for leisurely walks. Pets are allowed at no extra charge. Breakfast is served at the Goldener Anker restaurant. In the Denner supermarket you can always buy fresh products.
“Great location by the river with beautiful terraces where you can have a drink before dinner. Beautiful views of the mountains and the river from the balcony of the room. Friendly staff. Parking nearby (CHF 12 per day). We had a family room that can be called perfect (2 connecting rooms plus 1 bathroom next to the main room). Air conditioning was a big bonus in hot summer weather, as not many hotels in Switzerland have air conditioning. It’s also nice to have tea and tea and coffee in your room” Anna, Switzerland
The Grand Hotel is represented by the hotel brand Lindner Hotels & Resorts. For accommodation there are one, two-bed rooms, junior suites and rooms of the “Comfort” class, designed for 4 people. There are 2 on-site restaurants. L Ambiance offers Mediterranean cuisine, La Bonne Fourchette Winterrestaurant (open in the season from November to April) specialises in Italian dishes. Breakfast is served in the morning. Le Vieux Rivage Bar is open year-round. It offers a wide range of wines and a variety of cocktails. In their free time, guests can visit the sauna, beauty salon, indoor pool, gym.
“The view from the balcony, the pool, the spa, the friendly staff – everything was great. The choice between housekeeping or a free minibar for stays of more than 3 days, as well as free bottles of water, was also appreciated. It is also a 5-minute walk from The Dowtown interlaken and interlaken-ost-Banhoff train station pascal, Switzerland
The 5-star hotel is located between two lakes. It offers views of the snow-capped peaks of the Jungfrau. All rooms are individually decorated. Designers offered a lot of options for every taste: from classic minimalism to luxurious art deco. Air conditioning is only available in Club rooms. La Terrasse is awarded 16 points in the La Méiot system. Pizzeria Sapori offers a wide range of Italian dishes. A continental breakfast is served in the morning. It features the exclusive Victoria Jungfrau Spa. It covers an area of 5500 sq.m. It is equipped with sauna, steam bath, gym, large swimming pool. Another NESCENS spa is designed for a secluded holiday. It features a small spa area, a bar and food delivery.
“We had a Junior Suite and it was amazing. Loved the location, the view from the room, the restaurants, the pool and spa, and the friendliness of the staff. I did not expect that there would be small gifts for children in the room” Taz, Netherlands
The 4-star Metropole Swiss Quality Hotel is located in the heart of Interlaken, offering fantastic views of the Jungfrau Mountains. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. To accommodate guests, single and double rooms of different comfort levels are provided. The hotel also has a modern fitness room and sauna, which was completely renovated in 2014. Guests can relax in the lounge with a business corner and a self-service corner with coffee and tea. Breakfast is served according to the Swedish system. Restaurant OX and Cafe de Paris Café&Bar are 100 metres away. Public parking and a private garage are available.
“The view from our room (4th floor) was superb, we really enjoyed sitting on the balcony just watching the mountains. The staff is very friendly and helpful. You really feel welcome! The room is a good size, as is the bathroom. The beds are very comfortable. Don’t miss breakfast, there are many variations, but the best thing is the view, wow! The terrace is on the 18th floor and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The location of the hotel is very good, close to everything. Free coffee and tea are available in the living room, and a minibar is available in the room. We had a great stay and we will stay here again!” Natasja, Netherlands
The 4-star hotel is set in a historic 14th-century building. The premises were completely restored and reconstructed for the needs of modern tourists. For accommodation there is a wide choice – from one to quadruple rooms. It is the center of the city near the Japanese Gardens. The Taverne Restaurant serves breakfast in the morning and international cuisine at lunch and in the evening. The lounge area with Kloster Bar is open every day except Sundays.
“Location close to Interlaken-Ost train station, boat station, Harder Kulm and bike rental. Very good dinner in the hotel restaurant. Nice Japanese garden next to the hotel. Comfortable bed. Helpful staff. Air conditioner. Tea and coffee/tea making facilities in the room. Decent in-room safe. Breakfast was lovely. One morning, when I had to leave early, I was given breakfast in a box. Breakfast started at 7am that day was a little late for me” Stuart, Switzerland
The 4-star hotel represents the Hotel Chain Mgallery. The building was built in 1908. The design of the lobby, rooms,restaurant, ballroom is designed in the Art Nouveau style. Breakfast is included in the price. Verandah Restaurant serves international cuisine and is available à la carte. In their free time, guests can visit the wellness center with a Turkish bath, two saunas, a hot tub, wellness treatments. A ski bus stops outside the entrance. Its route passes through three ski regions.
“Convenient location. Near the center of Interlaken (5 minutes walk). Easy access to harder Kulm observation deck and cable car station» Piraveen, France
This traditional hotel with panoramic mountain views dates from 1847. It is located in the centre of Interlaken, 400 metres from Interlaken Ost Train Station and the pier, and 200 metres from the Harderbahn Cable Car. All rooms are non-smoking and include tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms have a balcony or terrace. Almost all are designed for two people. Hotel Bödelibad is in the immediate vicinity and features public indoor and outdoor pools, as well as various spas and fitness centres.
“Very good location as only 7 minutes walk from the station and 5 minutes from the city center, various restaurants, shops and skating rink! My (superior bedroom) was very modern, spacious and comfortable. Breakfast was good and all the staff were very friendly and helpful. And all this is very good value for money! Recommended!” Nigel, United Kingdom
This traditional hotel is located in the centre of Interlaken, close to the west train station. In the lobby area there is an internet terminal and free wireless internet access. All rooms are decorated with modern furnishings, and the junior suite has been designed specifically for guests with reduced mobility. The restaurant serves Swiss specialities and the terrace offers magnificent views of the Bernese Oberland Mountains. Half-board includes a 4-course dinner. Thanks to krebs Interlaken’s central location, all attractions can be easily reached on foot. It is also a great starting point for excursions to the mountains, lakes and nearby towns.
“The location is great. Breakfast is excellent. The price-quality of the hotel is very good. The people at the front desk are very helpful and nice. I highly recommend this place and will definitely come back» Cristopher, Switzerland
The three-star apartments are located in a quiet area of the municipality on the banks of the Aare River. For accommodation there are apartments of standard class, loft, superior, romantic, family, winter inclusive with ski passes and junior suites with kitchen. Free parking is available on site. Breakfast.
“Bettina and her husband are wonderful hosts. We also took an apartment with 2 rooms. Great if you are traveling with children. The room has a nice balcony. Very clean and equipped. From here you can see the river. The location is very good, 5/10 minute walk from the city center. You can order breakfast the day before. There are several restaurants around” Jorge, Argentina
It enjoys an idyllic and quiet location above Wilderswil. It offers panoramic views of the Eiger, Mench and Jungfrau mountains, as well as Lake Brienz. It features a large garden with terrace, a sun-heated swimming pool (open in fine weather from mid-May to mid-September) and a children’s playground. A rich breakfast buffet is served each morning. Wilderswil Train Station is a 10-15-minute walk away and offers train links to the Jungfrau Mountain. Interlaken can be easily reached by bus. A free ticket is available at reception. Guests can park their car free of charge on site and use free Wi-Fi.
“I really like this place, perfect for families, couples and even single travelers like me. I really asked to have a balcony with a beautiful view and yes, the hosts never let me down. It was beautiful! The staff is kind and friendly, the room is in good condition and cleaned, the breakfast is great but especially I liked the view of the mountains!” Ritchel, Germany
Interlaken hotels offer a traditional range of services. The difference is the level of comfort and location. According to the totality of offers, Hotel Krebs Interlaken can be a good choice for families with children and single tourists. Among its advantages are half board, the location in the centre of the commune and the ski bus stop between the three ski resorts.