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Apartment in a typical Swiss Chalet with Water Fall & Mountain views

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

One Bedroom Apartment With Mountains & Water Falls Views

The apartment is a ground floor apartment, very nice, simple, well decorated with modern rustic furniture and comfortable. It has one bedroom with a large double bed and lovely mountain views, one toilet with a large shower, a open plan kitchen - living area with stunning views from the valley, mountains and water falls, the living area has a comfortable double size sofa bed. The apartment is located in a quiet area of Lauterbrunnen up the hill at a waking distance from the train station, grocery shop, bank, post office, etc... This apartment is a perfect place to relax.


Owner
Helena Francis
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Swiss German
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2017

About Helena Francis

We a small family living in the area for more 10 years now. We LOVE the valley, is a gorgeous place to visit and perfect for everyone. We have other apartment renting in the area and we manage a few more for other owners. We have long experience with tourist and we always try to help our guests enjoying the area as much as possible.

Helena Francis purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Helena Francis chose Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau

We recently got this house and we very happy here. The chalet is a ECO friendly made property called by the locals the 'Chalet Terra'. This apartment is what we called 'The retreat' because is located in a very quiet area away from the centre of the village, although is still at walking distance from everything. From the bedroom and living area we can see the main road from the village, the mountains and the water falls that surrounds us. We recently renovated the apartment and is now ready to welcome guests.

What makes this apartment unique

The best benefit of our apartment is by far the fact of it quietness and peaceful location.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen in Interlaken District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has a underfloor heating system. Large shower room. One sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Living Area bed - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Double size sofa-bed
  • Lovely bedroom with mountains views, large double bed, very comfortable mattress, electric heating along the wall. Chest of draws with closet on the hall. This room has enough space for a baby cot (not a fold up bed). Living area has a double size sofa-bed, with comfortable firm mattress. The living area has enough space for a fold up bed for young children. It also has a portable electric heating and a fire place heating system.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Apartment in a typical Swiss Chalet with Water Fall & Mountain views
average rating of 5.0 based on 38 reviews
5

The perfect rental

  • 5 of 5

This property exceeds all expectations. Beautifully appointed, spotless, perfect location in the most heavenly part of Switzerland. Helena basically acted as my personal travel planner, giving me daily itineraries for hikes, drives, and rides up the mountain. I will be returning with my children soon—would never stay anywhere else.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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Fort Collins, Colorado USA
5

Spectacular!

  • 5 of 5

Immaculate well equipped & maintained apartment. Helena and Mike provided much more than expected, (including a bottle of wine and cookies) were quick to respond to needs, and very eager to suggest attractions and restaurants.

The views were fabulous, the mountains, waterfalls, hikes and towns were easily accessible. The transportation with cable cars, trains and funiculars meant that our car never left its parking spot.

Be aware that there is a steep walk from the chalet into town, but not much more than a 15 minute hike up.

We would highly recommend this chalet and this area to everyone. It is truly spectacular!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Wonderful Stay in the Alps

  • 5 of 5

The setting of the property and the views from the windows are breathtaking. It is close to the train station and one can be hiking the mountains in a very short time. The property was clean and spacious. Most of all, I can't say enough about the host, Helena and her lovely family. The reservation was easy to make and Helena answered any question that we had very quickly. If/when we return to Switzerland we will be returning to Chalet Francis!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Amazing holiday in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

It is obvious from the moment you walk in to the retreat that Helena and Mike take great pride in the property

It was spotlessly clean and everything we needed was provided to ensure we had a lovely stay including some thoughtful little touches, the Portuguese white wine, Scotish biscuits and chocolates. It is beautifully furnished and a lovely comfy bed which we were grateful for after all the walking and climbing we did through the day.

Helena is so knowledgeable about the area and loves to help out with any queries, nothing is too much trouble.

Now for the location! The views are amazing we could sit out and never tire of seeing the mountains and waterfalls.

Local amenities - shops, restaurants,train station and cable car are all within walking distance.

We had a fantastic holiday and will be back

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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Boston, MA
5

Great Apartment and Hosts

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is lovely! My husband, young daughter, and I got to spend a few hours here in May. We did not stay, however, because there was temporary construction being completed right outside, and Helena was kind enough to relocate us to her other property. Nonetheless, I wanted to review this property because not only is Helena a fantastic host, but the apartment is beautifully decorated in a rustic style, spotless, and welcoming. It is well situated in the village with lovely views of the valley, including a waterfall. Helena provides just about everything a guest could need, including a sampling of goods from her and her husband’s countries of origin. Storage space is ample, and the apartment was a good base for visiting the area. Helena always responded quickly to my emails, she goes above and beyond for her customers, and I strongly recommend staying at one of her properties.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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5

Absolutely fantastic! 5*

  • 5 of 5

It was an absolutely fantastic holiday in lovely and cosy accommodation and an absolutely stunning place.

Helena is such a wonderful host, she was very helpful and accommodating. Her knowledge of the area is amazing and tips she gave us were very useful.

It was our first time in Lauterbrunnen, but not the last one( already booking our next year trip).

The apartment is very clean, with fully equipped kitchen and wonderful coffee machine. Helena provided some pasta, tea and coffee, if you arrive late - you should not be worried as you can have something simple to eat and have a cup of tea/coffee. Bathroom- I could not believe she have provided the shampoo, body lotion and even make up remover! And one more- sleepers ! for the whole family!

Many thanks for such a lovely time and see you again soon.

Angelina and Co

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
146 Kilometres
Zurich
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Horner pub
Nearest Golf
16.1 Kilometres
Neuhaus Golf Interlaken
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Lauterbrunnen train station
Nearest Motorway
10.2 Kilometres
Wilderswil
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Center of Lauterbrunnen - several restaurants
Nearest Ski
2.2 Kilometres
Wengen
Car: recommended

Lauterbrunnen is a magic valley, is a all year around place for holidays for everyone, from all different ages!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen, Bernese Oberland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CHF
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£504
for 5 nights
£705
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£278
for 3 nights
£648
 
 
Winter start
1 Dec 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£371
for 4 nights
£648
 
 
Christmas & New year
17 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£730
for 7 nights
£730
 
 
Winter
7 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£371
for 4 nights
£648
 
 
High Winter Season
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
£492
for 5 nights
£689
 
 
Late Winter
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£394
for 4 nights
£689
 
 
Spring
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£394
for 4 nights
£689
 
 
Summer Season
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£504
for 5 nights
£705
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
£394
for 4 nights
£689
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £162.12

Change - Over day is any day of the week for us, not just on Saturday's!
We accept payments via Pay Pal, Bank transfer or TransferWise.
Short stay's considered.

Rates based on 2 people (linen for bed in bedroom included, sofa-bed NOT included ).
Sofa-bed available on request, charged at 100.CHF per week, or part of.
Baby cot and Baby high chair available on request, charged at 20.CHF per child, per week, or part of.
Fold up bed for young child available on request, charged at 30.CHF per child, per week.
We request a payment to secure your booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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