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Novotel Bern Expo

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#5 of 30 Hotels in Bern
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$254*
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Modena, Italy
Reviewed 28 July 2010

Easy to reach (follow the BEA Expo signs). It is located on the outskirt of the town, near the Expo, in a modern building. Just a few minutes from the town centre by car (but I think there is also a tram on the rear). Underground (12CHF/day) parking with direct access by lift to the lobby. If you know Novotel,...

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Upper Bavaria, Germany
Reviewed 7 June 2010

Stayed for three nights on a business trip. Hotel is a typical business hotel. Although hotel is not located in center city there is public transportation available nearby. Rooms are clean and ok equiped, but nothing specal. Absolutely fine for business stay. For dinner I recommend "Rosengarten" just a 5 minutes walk away - great location with direct view to...

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Lugano, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 February 2010

I've stayed in many mid-priced hotels in Bern and the main point is most hotels are not that nice, but still quite expensive. We decided to try out the Novotel since the price was pretty good and on the site it is rather new and clean. The hotel is very clean and the rooms were comfortable and modern (double room)....

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 26 October 2009

Bern was a gorgeous city with a lovely ambiance, but this hotel does not mirror those charms. While it was afforable and comfortable, it did not evoke a lot of style. Because we had a car, it was an easy place to stay but we drove to the city center to see the sights, etc. I would not recommend the...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2009

We stayed at the Novotel Bern Expo for 3 nights in Sept 2009. It is outside of the city centre, but by the end of our first day, we were more than happy with the location. Tram line No 9 terminates right outside the hotel, so no chance of getting lost or not finding the place! Trams run from early...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2009

The Novotel Bern Expo was my choice for my second stay in Bern. The hotel is modern and has all the facilities one would need although it feels a bit sterile. Even though this hotel is outside the city centre, the tram terminus is right outside the hotel door and it's only a 10 min ride to Bern Hauptbahnhoff, slightly...

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Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 26 July 2009

I stayed at Novotel Bern Expo between July 10th and July 12th and had issues with their service. One thing that really concerned me was that I felt that I was led on by their breakfast fee. I thought that my hotel stay covered breakfast; however, this wasn't the case. Many of my other European hotels that I stayed at...

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SW Scotland
Reviewed 21 July 2009

Stopped one night on our tour of Europe. Get room and breakfast on a special offer and its very good value. A fairly new hotel, staff very attentive and dealt with requests well. We were located on floor 6 and views were great over the neighbouring stables and distant mountains. Car park felt secure but was charged extra. Breakfast excellent,...

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The Hague
Reviewed 16 July 2009

No frills. It's yet another Novotel with the same room plan, same colour scheme, but also same hospitality and riliability. It is not in the city centre, but the tram stops literally in front of it and, even better, it's actually a 20-minute walk to the centre. Good value for money.

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Odessa, Ukraine
Reviewed 11 June 2009

The Novotel is exelect when you're in Bern for a) business or b) expo. In case you're there fir sightseeing or romance you should avoid it. The hotel is a typical 3 - 4 star place, a bit cold and without any charme - but effective. The rooms are ok and clean, the bathroom really nice. It's just a "no...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Novotel Bern Expo
Novotel Bern Expo
Cuisines: European
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Bern Expo is a 4 star hotel offering 112 non smoking rooms located opposite the BEA Bern Expo exhibition centre, the ice hockey stadium, the national horse riding centre and 200 m from the Stade de Suisse and the Zentrum Paul Klee. The tram runs from in front of the hotel to the old city in 7 minutes. The hotel features a restaurant, bar, internet corner and six meeting rooms, as well as facilities for guests with limited mobility, private pay parking and a fitness centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Bern Expo

Address: Guisanplatz 2, Bern 3014, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range: $194 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Bern Expo 4*
Number of rooms: 112
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Also Known As:
Novotel Bern Expo Hotel Bern
Accor Bern Expo
Bern Novotel
Hotel Style:
#3 Green Hotel in Bern
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bern
#5 Family Hotel in Bern
#6 Business Hotel in Bern
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“Liked the separate WC from the shower/ bathroom.”
Krakow_55, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Higher up rooms have less tram noise”
njjj2017, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Family of four in one room and enough space”
LJST76, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“all rooms numbered 801,901, etc are on the corner of the building and have bigger rooms!”
U6748GHmichaelg, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Facing away from the Expo site is quieter”
  • Towel recycling sign in bathroom
Johnpsau, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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