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    Hotel Baren am Bundesplatz

    Schauplatzgasse 4, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was my first stay at the Hotel Bären am Bundesplatz but I have to admit, I really like it. The Rooms are large, clean and comfortable and the staff is enormous friendly and supportive. Very good alternative to the large bunkers into Berne -...More

    Thank mschrofe
    Response from carla462, Manager at Hotel Baren am BundesplatzResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guest thank you for this great review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We would be pleased to welcome you again. Kind regards from Bern. Carla Tichelli, vice director

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hotel is perfectly located in walking distance from Bern Train station, and few blocks away from Swiss Parliament. Bustling market, historical site, all the tram connection, you can not imagine better location in the capital city! Hospitality of the every person you meet is something...More

    Thank Khem L
    Response from carla462, Manager at Hotel Baren am BundesplatzResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest thank you very much for this great review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our Hotel. We would be pleased to welcome you again and send you all the best wishes from the city center of Berne. Kind...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Small hotel with a top notch location just off of the main square and a stone's throw from the Parliament. Don't expect large rooms and I found the bedding to be quite chunky. Housekeeping was questionable. I had to get extra towels from the cabinets...More

    Thank Zoom_Gotti
    Response from carla462, Manager at Hotel Baren am BundesplatzResponded 1 week ago

    Dear guest, thank you for you visit and this feedback. We apologize for the housekeeping which was questionable, this is not our standard. We have some rooms with air condition and some without. Some people like to have an aircondition and some not. Thats why...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I spent one night in the hotel. The check in was very professional and kind. The gym contains a limited number of machines, but high quality technogym equipment. The rooms are having basic interior, however very noisy. I was able to overhear my neighbours shower...More

    Thank Jan M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Room is clean, there is fitness machine room, and staff is always friendly and helpful The location is just close to Bern station and right in the center of the shopping street, with easy access to anywhere.More

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    Response from carla462, Manager at Hotel Baren am BundesplatzResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear guest thank you very much for your visit and this great review. We are happy to hear that you were satisfied with the room, the staff and the location. We hope you had a great time in bern and would be pleased to welcome...More

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    3 January 2017|
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    Response from vehs | Reviewed this property |
    We spent just 2 nights and didn't need laundry, but I remember a bag in room, perhaps it was for it. Self laundry, I doubt.
    6 September 2016|
    Response from sandiegoeater749 | Reviewed this property |
    There is parking nearby at the Casinoplatz. The Casinoplatz is an underground parking garage with plentiful parking. I dropped my wife and suitcases off at the hotel and then drove the short distance to the parking garage... More
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    "Replace the carpet; provide proper soap and shampoo; install air conditioning."
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