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Switzerland
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Everything is simply right in this hotel, it is so incredibly well run, old style service with modernity to accompany the whole experience. What I love is the extreme elegance without any of the flashiness which accompanies other establishments. The staff is welcoming, courteous, with discretion, as the Swiss people tend to be. The food is superb, the breakfast buffet...

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Laguna Beach, United States
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Although touted as a 4 or 5 star hotel, the service and customer care is average. The air conditioning never seemed to control the room temperature and we resorted to opening our windows just to help lower the room temperature. The hotel has a promotion where if you join a "paid loyalty program" you receive a room upgrade and other...

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Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

The rooms are decent but the views are magnificent. The staff is incredibly nice and the service is just phenomenal. The restaurants are nice and the shopping area is just down the street. The gym was ok but the neighborhood is not bad at all for a run to stretch your legs.

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Reviewed 13 July 2015

From the moment we checked in at the Bellevue Palace Bern, we felt like we were in a dream. The staff was pleasant and courteous, and offered us refreshments. Then one of the front desk clerks took us to our room. The room was beautiful, stately, and impeccable. Make sure to secure a room with a view. Ours was spectacular....

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Marshfield
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We loved the Bellevue. It was immaculate and the staff couldn't have been nicer. Bern had much to do, but it was not the exciting city we thought it would be. But nonetheless we enjoyed our stay and the Bellevue was a highlight. It was classy

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Pfäffikon sz, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Great stay! friendly staff, perfect view to the Aare and Alps, very nice and clean room (Deluxe room), comfortable large bed, small balcony with table and 2 chairs, great location next to the Swiss parliament building in the old town of Berne. sunday brunch was good, also the "normal" breakfast.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I've stayed at this place many time and never been disappointed. Large and beautiful lobby/atrium. The terrace overlooking the river is breath taking for those morning breakfast or afternoon drinks. The service throughout the hotel is Swiss at its finest. A classical European hotel that is very rare in the abstract world we live in.

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Reviewed 18 June 2015

Stayed at Bellevue Palace Bern for one night, it was absolutely wonderful! The suite was massive and the view from there was breath-taking. Beautiful building with lots of history and architectural details, conveniently located, the hotel is definitely one of the best I've stayed. Don't miss the breakfast in the grand room with great view.

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Napoli, Italy
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The hotel is unique. It offers the discretion and elegance of a class hotel, while you feel welcome like at home. For my stay, the infrastructure was perfect. The staff met all my needs. I was perfectly able to recover from the day. The food was sensational and the extra calorie you can get rid of at the Sana. Everything...

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Denver
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This is a true 5 Star property. From the beautiful lobby to the excellent concierge service. We have stayed at a number top 50 Hotels and this fits comfortably in that group. The check in was flawless and the person that checked us in personally escorted us to our rooms to make sure they were acceptable. But the star of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel of the Swiss government with a history extending back 150 years - The BELLEVUE PALACE is the only grand hotel in the heart of the capital. The magnificent salons, the grandiose vista of the Bernese Alps and the warm hospitality make this luxury hotel so unique. It has always been a meeting place for politicians and diplomats, it featured in John le Carre's spy novels, and it is also a casual meeting place for the whole of Berne. La BELLE VIE au BELLEVUE PALACE. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BELLEVUE PALACE Bern

Address: Kochergasse 3 - 5, Bern 3011, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel Bellevue Palace)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range: £287 - £452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — BELLEVUE PALACE Bern 5*
Number of rooms: 128
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Also Known As:
Bellevue Palace Bern Hotel Bern
Bellevue Palace Hotel Bern
Bern Bellevue Palace Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Bern
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bern
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bern
#2 Family Hotel in Bern
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“River views”
 of 5 bubbles juliettecalderon, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get the River view room and try not stay on the west side as their loading dock can be noisy if you leave your window open.”
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 of 5 bubbles losjacksons, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a river view but city views would also be wonderful from the peek I took.”
 of 5 bubbles SJwolf, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the Alps.”
 of 5 bubbles GiuseppeNYC, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Maybe ask for a room overlooking the river?”
 of 5 bubbles Mikaman185, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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