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Hotel Nest - und Bietschhorn

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Kanton Zürich
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stayed in this cosy hotel with our friend from abroad. We were, once again, absolutely thrilled by the good quality of the food, the lunch parcel for our hikes and the excellent value for our money! We'll be back!

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Another visit to this superb hotel. Semper Eadem: excellent food, stunning flora, all surrounded by some of the best mountains Europe can offer. Easy access from Zurich Flughafen by intercity train to Spiez, then the historic Loetschberg mountain line to Goppenstein where the post bus waits to take you up the enchanted valley to Ried.

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California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Set in a beautiful and striking valley surrounded by snow-capped mountains, this is your typical mountain lodge. Far from big cities, this is an escape to the remotes regions. When we got there in the afternoon, the bar tender just gave us the key and walked us to the room. That was the check-in process. Room was wood lined with... More 

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Annecy, France
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

This hotel is located in a stunningly beautiful valley with summer and winter activities for all ages/abilities. The room was quiet and clean with a comfortable bed and lovely view. Lady who greeted us was very cordial and gave recommendations for hiking. Traveled with a very large dog and was welcomed. The restaurant was FABULOUS! It was autumn and wild... More 

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san diego
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

was waiting for us as we drove into the Lotschental Valley...as another reviewer wrote, we also knew nothing about this area, I had read a brief article about it some years ago and wanted to visit. It is a beautiful valley, different from other valleys totally enveloped by mountains, this one has the mountain range at the end of the... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We selected this hotel as a base for a few days hiking without knowing much about the area. What a delightful surprise! The Swiss post bus took us directly to the front door of the hotel which is situated in the beautiful Lotschental Valley. It's a gorgeous area and we were all delighted with this small family run charming hotel.... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

The hotel itself is fine. The rooms are clean and comfortable and there is a bus stop right in front of the hotel. However, the dining room was a disaster!!! Although it was attractive, and the food was good, it was totally infested with flies. They were so thick, that it made it difficult to truly enjoy your expensive meal.... More 

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

This is the oldest hotel in the remote, wild and peaceful (but easily accessible) valley of Lötschental. It is seeped in history and full of character and charm. There are so many nice little touches from the tschäggättä mask key rings to the old Walliser artifacts to be found on every floor. The room are nothing fancy but they are... More 

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Guernsey, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Hi. I have always wished to re visit the Lotschental, and the opportunity came with a Skiclub GB tour this winter. The hotel had been chosen by our guide, principally on the basis of its restaurant, and we were not let down. Excellent food, a good reasonably priced wine list (for Swiitzerland!), comfortable accommodation and very pleasant staff, all in... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 September 2014

I have been to this little gem of a place and enjoyed the hospitality of 2 hotelier generations. What they say about learning from your mothers arms is definitely true here. I have not come across a more caring, informative, helpful and charming place to stay, and they attract staff in the same vein. Stunning location, fab food, great beds,... More 

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  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Did you know that the old traditions and the flavours from all over the world can be combined together in complete harmony with each other? Discover for yourself the "Esprit fraîcheur" in our historical house. You will experience our familial, warm hospitality - notable because it is natural and because we pay attention to the details. Experience the rhythm of the four seasons via seasonal specialities and decorations made by us - all inspired by the pure nature of Lötschental. Opened in 1868, the Hotel Nest- und Bietschhorn is the oldest hotel in the Lötschental. It has 17 quiet rooms that have been designed to make you feel at home. They are panelled with fir wood, and fitted with en-suite bathrooms and practical furnishings. A lobby with television, lounge with a children's play corner, and an interesting library encourage both relaxation and discovery. For your well-being, our Finnish sauna is freely available to you. The free-of-charge WLAN in the public spaces and the many daily newspapers mean that you can keep up to date. In the trendy Bietschhorn lounge on our sun terrace, you can especially sense the Esprit fraîcheur of the young generation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Nest - und Bietschhorn

Address: Ried 24, Blatten 3919, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Swiss Alps > Canton of Valais > Blatten
Price Range: £92 - £102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Nest - und Bietschhorn 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Some rooms have very small bathrooms - so if this is a problem, then check with the hotel when you book.”
 of 5 bubbles Neptunetravellers, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“ask for a room that looks UP the valley at the front of the hotel. You will never want to leave.”
 of 5 bubbles 865pb, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“get a view towards the Bietschorn!”
 of 5 bubbles Hedin, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All rooms have their own special character and most have exceptional views”
 of 5 bubbles BohemianChessplayer, 31 Dec 2013 | Read review
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