Bern  4 stars

ex. Bern Hotel

Zeughausgasse 9 Berne 3011, Bern, Switzerland, 3011  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Bern welcomes travelers in the heart of Bern meters away from theaters, churches and a tower. Built in 1914, the business hotel was renovated in 2004.

It provides central location within close proximity to BEA Bern Expo, PostFinance Arena and Gurten. A 5-minute walk will take you to French Church Bern, Clock Tower and Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten).

It will take 5 minutes' walk to get to the Marzili cable car station. 75 minutes' drive from EuroBasel Mulhouse Freiburg airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 95 rooms. All of them feature a minibar, a writing desk, cable TV, direct dial phone and air conditioning. The modern rooms feature courtyard views. Guests can also use coffee/tea makers, a fridge and an electric kettle available in each room.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The terrace restaurant provides fresh meals. Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving bottled drinks.

Services

Guests will benefit from shoe shine, dry cleaning and housekeeping and also appreciate a safe deposit box, parking and a tour desk available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is CHF 40 per day.

Number of rooms   95.

City Center Bern - 700 ft
Airports Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL) - 44.5 mi, EuroAirport (MLH) - 44.5 mi
Train Stations Bern railway station - 2000 ft, - 400 ft
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants Kornhauskeller, Restaurant - 300 ft, Restaurant zum Ausseren Stand (cuisine: Swiss) - 100 ft
Parks Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten) - 1800 ft
Ski areas Champery - 1700 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Activities
  • Hiking
Services
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
Meeting facilities
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
Room view
  • Courtyard view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
Media
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of CHF 12 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 38 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Queen Size bed
Size: 220 sq. feet
View: Courtyard view

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    Bed type: 2 Single beds
    Size: 185 sq. feet
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      Bed type: 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 270 sq. feet
      View: Courtyard view
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        Bern LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions
        • Bern Clock Tower
          400 ft
        • BAHO-Gallery
          400 ft
        • Marktgasse
          400 ft
        • Christian Zeller
          700 ft
        • Bundesplatz
          700 ft
        • Münster Cathedral
          1000 ft
        • Galerie Francesca Pia
          1400 ft
        Popular areas
        • City Center
          400 ft
        Places of interest
        • Zytglogge
          400 ft
        • Berner Münster
          1000 ft
        Amusement
        • Kornhausplatz
          400 ft
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • French Church Bern
          400 ft
        • House of Parliament Bern
          700 ft
        Museums
        • Einsteinhaus
          700 ft
        • Kunstmuseum Bern
          1000 ft
        Parks
        • Restaurant Ringgenberg
          400 ft
        • Münsterplattform
          1400 ft
        Theaters
        • Theater Katakömbli
          1000 ft
        • Berner Ensemble
          1000 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Tierpark Dahlholzli
          1.0 mi
          Tierparkweg 1, Bern
        • Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center)
          1.3 mi
          Monument im Fruchtland 3, Bern
        • Gurten
          2.1 mi
          3084 Wabern-Bern, Bern
        • Zehendermaetteli
          2.2 mi
          Reichenbachstrasse, Bern
        • Papiliorama
          11.9 mi
          Moosmatte 1, Kerzers

        Near the hotel

        • Old Town Bern
          500 ft
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        • Cathedral at Munsterplatz / St. Vincent (Munster Kirche)
          400 ft
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        • Prison Tower (Kafigturm)
          700 ft
          Marktgasse 67, Bern
        • Federal Building (Bundeshaus)
          700 ft
          Bundesplatz, Bern
        • Einstein Museum (Einsteinhaus)
          1000 ft
          Kramgasse 49, Bern
        • Museum of Fine Arts (Kunstmuseum)
          1100 ft
          Hodlerstrasse 8-12, Bern
        • Central Railroad Station
          1700 ft
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        Restaurants Nearby

        • Kornhauskeller, Restaurant

          71% likes this, based on 219 reviews

          300 ft
          Kornhausplatz 18

          Phone: 031 327 72 72

        • Restaurant zum Ausseren Stand

          79% likes this, based on 29 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss

          100 ft
          Zeughausgasse 17

          Phone: 031 311 32 05

        • Loetschberg AOC

          76% likes this, based on 100 reviews

          300 ft
          Zeughausgasse 16

          Phone: +41(0)31 3113455

        • Schmiedstube

          61% likes this, based on 40 reviews

          200 ft
          Schmiedenplatz 5

          Phone: +41 31 311 34 61

        • La Table de Urs Hauri

          95% likes this, based on 41 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss

          200 ft
          Zeughausgass-Passage 19

          Phone: 031 311 14 13

        Bern Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bern

        Individual guest reviews

        • Group of friends

          The outside of the hotel is beautiful. Staff are very friendly and helpful.

          Rooms are clean and modern but a bit tacky given the character of the outside of the hotel. Seems a bit cheap.

          • Average rating
            7.8
        • Single

          Good location. Modern room decoration. Free and fast internet by laptop cable. Quiet room on inner courtyard.

          No free Wifi (but free cable internet though) Bed a bit too hard.

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Older travelers

          Central location. Nearby clock tower bells kept me up though.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          Location very convienent.

          Smoking in non-smoking room and the expensive breakfast that is not included in the already high price

          • Average rating
            5.4
        • Single

          Hard to find the place,so so serves and detail of interior design is inconviorner,the worst issue is no heat during the night in the room,and give some ridiculous excuses said the heating system will automatically working while temperature is too low.

          • Average rating
            6.2
        • Single

          Hotel Bern is very well located, a short walk from the train station and in the very heart of the old city. My room was a single room and located on the inside light well so it was very quiet, but had no view. The bed was very comfortable and the room was small but very functional.

          The hotel provides free wired (ethernet) internet access in each room, but it is quite slow and only useful to manage e-mail but not for any level of download/upload. So opted to pay extra for the wireless public access network (Swisscom) which was very fast and useful.

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Older travelers

          Location excellent, staff helpful, breakfasts good.

          Very tiny space, bed hard as rocks.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Older travelers

          Well situated, comfortable mid range hotel. Helpful staff.

          • Average rating
            8.2
        • Group of friends

          great location. liked my room with a view on roof tops and peek to the mountains. friendly staff at reception. clean room.

          bed not all that comfortable. breakfast nice, but best to avoid rush hours if you don't want to wait a long time for the dishes to be refilled.

          • Average rating
            7.8
        • Family with children

          Good location, quiet street but walking distance from sights, station and restaurants, clean, functional

          Rooms have no airco, we had to leave windows open which made it comfortable, but we could then hear noises from the street and church bells so not as quiet as we would have liked it at night.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          Friendly and efficient staff, excellent standard of cleaning - and the bowls of fruit by the lifts on each floor!

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Single

          Typical clean, well organized Swiss hotel

          The hotel was overpriced, even by Swiss standards.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          The location of the hotel is really good, staff is very nice and efficient

          The hotel feels like a prison. Rooms are small, hot, there is no airco. You don't get any value for your money.

          • Average rating
            4.6
        • Family with children

          Best location, large and clean room, friendly staff.

          • Average rating
            7.8
        • Couple

          The hotel has a great location, right in the middle of the old town of Bern.

          The hotel is quite poor as regards the design of the rooms and mostly of the restaurant where they served breakfast. We got a really small room, with a courtyard view, where I was not able to move, because it was that small. Basically, after openning the door of the room, you would get right into the bed and that was the entire room. Another misfortunate thing, was the fact that after changing the booking for this hotel, I did not see that the price for the room has changed, becoming almost double, which was terrible, having in view that the room was horrible. It was the most expensive hotel I have ever stayed in and as well the worst. Very poor value for money.

          • Average rating
            5.4
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