Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

The Valley Hostel is the place to make your holidays memorable. We are located in the beautiful Valley of Lauterbrunnen, in the heart of the Jungfrau Region, just 20 minutes by train from Interlaken.
Our reception is open for check-in form 8 am to noon / 4pm to 10pm
There is no check in after 10PM, please not that!

The Valley Hostel is centrally located in town nestled in a magnificent mountain world, surrounded by 72 waterfalls. All shops and restaurants are closer then 50 meters from our hostel. We have single, twin and double, triple and family rooms as well as 4, 5, 6 and 8 bed dorm rooms. All rooms have a nice view to the mountains and famous waterfalls. Shower and toilets are on every floor.

You can prepare your breakfast, lunch or dinner in one of our 3 kitchens in the hostel. On a nice summer day use our B.B.Q. on our large terrace. Relax while lying in one of our deck-chairs in our garden and enjoy the breathtaking view of the many waterfalls and snowcapped mountains.

Want to tell your friends at home news of your travels, just say hello, or plan a trip? If you have your own notebook with you, we have free W- LAN in the house! You will also find laundry facilities on our premises.

Whether it is winter, spring, summer or fall we offer a wide variety of excursions and activities which can be booked directly at our hostel. You can get all information and maps for these various excursions, hikes and activities at our reception.

Take a gondola to the top of the mountains where you can explore numerous hikes and trails (from easy to difficult) and enjoy the spectacular views of the Eiger, Mnch and Jungfrau plus many other glaciers and lakes. Visit the famous Schilthorn with its revolving Piz-Gloria restaurant. Here the 007 Movie, 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service', was filmed. A train ride up to the Jungfrau might be the excursion for you. The Jungfraujoch-Top of Europe is the highest-altitude railway station in Europe. See the amazing views from its observation terrace the Sphinx (A winter wonderland all year round).

In winter, spend the day on skis or a snowboard exploring the 120 km of slopes in our area. On the Mannlichen-Kleine Scheidegg you can ski the whole day at the bottom of the Eiger, Mnch and Jungfrau. From the Schilthorn, you can ski all the way down to Lauterbrunnen (it is a ski run of 16 Km in length). The ski rental is just next door from our hostel! If you are not a skier, you can still enjoy the outdoors in winter with the many hiking/walking paths at First or sledding on the Eiger Run.
Our Motto: Check in as a guest, leave as a friend!

Your hosts and owner family,
Martha, Alfred, Stefan and Frnzi View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 10.0

  • Staff 9.4

  • Atmosphere 9.3

  • Cleanliness 9.7

  • Facilities 9.3

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    29 Dec 2021
    really nice Hostel, very clean and all facilities are great! Great location, very close to train station
    Brazil, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    19 Dec 2021
    Absolutely loved this stay. Owner was incredibly friendly and helpful and gave us tips on the hikes to do in the area. Hostel itself was immaculately clean and the beds were so comfy! The location could not have been more perfect with amazing views and located close near the hiking trails and right next to the train station. The showers were the best I have had so far at a hostel and the kitchen has all the facilities to cook a hearty meal. I will be back one day for sure to hike the other trail
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    27 Nov 2021
    Great location, very clean, and right in the middle of everything you could ever want/need in Lauterbrunnen. Would definitely recommend this place and would stay here again!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0


    02 Nov 2021
    This has to be one of my favorite hostel in Europe. The view alone from the balcony is beyond amazing. Staff is very helpful and the the location is a short walk from the train station. Stock up on food at the grocery store which is a short walk and stay for a few day. If you can get the lone top bunk and wake up to an amazing view of the waterfall and the mountains.
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 9.7


    24 Oct 2021
    Very nice and clean hostel in excellent location. Staff very frindly.
    Brazil, Male, 41+
  • 9.7


    08 Oct 2021
    I recently had a solo trip to Lauterbrunnen and stayed here for 3 nights, I loved it! The bed, pillow, and comforter they provided were all super comfortable and the view from my bed was unmatched! The staff is very friendly and helpful and do a thorough job cleaning and keeping everything in order, I would 100% recommend staying here if you have the opportunity to!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 8.9


    22 Oct 2021
    Amazing location and the rooms were great. There was less of a sense of community here since there was no common room, and the laundry was a little difficult, but the staff was very kind and the kitchen was well maintained.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 8.9


    01 Oct 2021
    Valley Hostel was excellent! The person at reception was very nice and helpful, the showers and toilets were clean, and the location is perfect for Lauterbrunnen activities. However, there are no lockers, and the luggage room is accessible by a key code that anyone in the hostel can use so it’s not secure.
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    24 Sep 2021
    Nice location, decent beds. I arrived after the town shut down for the night, but some other guests fortunately stared their pasta dinner with me. Many of them told me that the proprietor had been rude to them, but only after they'd paid. The next day I experienced that exact thing—first the owner/manager was polite, but when I returned to ask a question about laundry, I was treated very differently (scolded for walking beyond the guest area, which I'd done since no one was at the desk).
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 8.0


    27 Nov 2021
    Free parking was included which was extremely helpful, people (who I guess were the owners?) cleared the majority of snow away every morning. The staff were nice and there was plenty equipment in the kitchen to cook. We understand that we had to take our shoes off at the door but the slippers provided didn’t look like they had been cleaned for a while, other than that, room was good, and had very nice views.
    England, Couple, 25-30
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • Currency Exchange
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Vending Machines