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Hirschen Reviews

Hauptstrasse 11, Interlaken, Switzerland

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86%

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175 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 82%Location
  • 91%Staff
  • 89%Atmosphere
  • 87%Cleanliness
  • 80%Facilities

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86%

Fantastic little guest house! Very quaint, comfortable beds, good sized room, and good breakfasts. Our host was fantastic and It felt more like a homestay. Their restaurant downstairs is really good aswell with traditional home style cooking. They have really good rosti and are well priced. The only thing i would point out was that there wasn't enough showers and the walls were a little thin, we had to wait up until midnight one night just to get a shower.


74%

Good location. Bed was quite comfortable however the pillows were very uncomfortable. Room was good. Bathroom was. Little old and the shower door could really do with being fixed

  • 9th Sep 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Couple, 25-30
  • (1 review)


80%

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The staff were very polite and helpful at all times. Our room was basic but comfortable with a lovely large bed. The dining room was clean and there was a good selection of breakfast foods and drinks. Our only issue with our room was having to share communal bathroom facilities, but we were aware of this when we booked. It would have helped if we had been told that the outside shutters are fully functional and not just for decoration as we initially thought!

  • 3rd Sep 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


94%

Great hostel within walking distance of everything in Interlaken- very beautiful.


89%

Hirschen was a cute, lovely hotel in town, good value, easy-going. Good restaurant with local food and drink. We'd come back.

  • 29th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


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97%

A good hostel stay. The first time for my mother and baby. We stayed in a room with a shared bathroom. Very clean and the best part is their buffet breakfast. Nicole is very friendly and accomodating. Location is good, within walking distance to shops and their restaurant is just a floor downstairs.


100%

A beautiful and charming authentic chalet set in the middle of Shangrila! A bit hard to find as our GPS wouldn't take the address, but worth the search. Sadly it rained the day we stayed. The breakfast in the hostel has a wonderful variety in a delightful breakfast room. The restaurant downstairs has great cheese fondue. Highly recommend if you're tired of cookie cutter hotels and want something authentic but with modern conveniences.


91%

Hirschen is a little far from the station, but very much worth it! It was wonderful to stay in a 300+ year-old chalet. We didn't see any other place in Interlaken that had the authentic Swiss Alps atmosphere like this. The rooms were comfortable, the staff were kind and helpful, the breakfast delicious. I heard that some people don't like the old chalet feeling with low ceilings, creaky stairs, etc., but for us it was magical.

  • 23rd Dec 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 41+
  • (1 review)


86%

Pros - Attached restaurant provided nice, lively atmosphere at night - Included buffet breakfast had a nice spread and was really good - Most staff members are nice and helpful - Room is decently clean and spacious - Location is immediately next to bus stop for somewhat easy access to train stations - Laundry machines - Free wifi Cons - Understaffed at night due to restaurant - Circuit breaker was tripped and our room was without power for about an hour - Walls thin, could easily hear neighbor


94%

Very good breakfast. good staff. good atmosphere.


77%

Breakfast is very good and delicius.If you need earlier breakfast,they can prepare simple food for you. double Room is ok. It has small bathroom.Kitchen and dining room is very small,but they have a restauramt inside. If you take large luggage,the hotel is a little far.You can take bus 102 or 104.


69%

Good location...breakfast is really nice..room was not cleaned by staff in the duration of 4 days..


69%

Staff were unfriendly. Breakfast was awesome. Amazing view.


86%

We have booked a double bed room but we have been placed on a twin bed room. That was a bit disappointing but overall it's a very cozy and quiet place.

  • 20th Mar 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Italy
  • Male, 18-24
  • (1 review)


69%

Good breakfast Nice building (very cute from outside) Not made for tall people (1,80 or higher) Large bed Room could be renovated

  • 22nd Feb 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Male, 31-40
  • (1 review)


94%

Lovely old farmhouse in a very convenient location. The room was nice and very clean, a little basic. Great breakfast. Excellent value for maney.


80%

Love the buffet breakfast!


86%

I was quite satisfied with my stay at Hirschen. Will consider staying there again if I go back to Interlaken.


86%

Very good location and nice surroundings. rooms a little small but great value for money


49%

Interesting building, but watch for the low beams. Very unhelpful staff. They did not seem to care about guests. The place is not easy to find and taxis are expensive.


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