HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar

Teresa Staeger

Member since: 2001
Call Owner
Speaks English, French, German

4 flats sleeping 2 to 5 in modern chalet in unspoiled village - Lauberhorn

29 Reviews
People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen - Chalet Horner

British-Swiss owner, 45 years experience renting in Lauterbrunnen Valley

The chalet is in the middle of the village but set back from the street in its own 1/2 acre garden.

There are 3 hotels with restaurants 1/3 minutes walk from the chalet. The bus to Stechelberg/Schilthorn cable car is just accross the street.

A baker, butcher, dairy, Internet corner and laundrette are all within 1 minutes walk. On the way to the station are a Coop shop, banks and post office. The stations to Wengen/Kleine Scheidegg (famous for the longest men's World Cup downhill ski race) and to Murren are 4 minutes walk.

For the younger at heart, there is a pub/disco nearby.

All flats have a satellite TV and parking space. WiFi is available for a small fee.

Winter sports: skiing, snowboarding, cross-country, winter hiking, tobogganing, skating, and tandem paragliding.

Summer sports: hiking, mountain climbing, swimming, mountain biking, river rafting, fishing, windsurfing and paragliding.

Interlaken is 20 minutes away where there is the new Mystery Theme Park.

Winter Resort details: The Jungfrau Skipass covers both sides of the valley and also the Grindelwald ski lifts. Under the towering mountains of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau there are 125 miles of ski runs suitable for beginners to advanced skiers. Some slopes extend to 7 miles. There is a choice of 45 mountain railways, cablecars and skilifts. Also 60 miles of well-prepared hiking paths. There is a special pass for non-skiers.

Summer details: Lauterbrunnen is an excellent starting point for trips to the Jungfraujoch (the highest railway and restaurant in Europe) and Schilthorn. There are also many miles of well signposted hiking trails. It is 8 miles from Interlaken, the town between the lakes of Brienz and Thun. There is a swimming-pool, tennis courts and mini-golf in the village. There are organised tours to the mountain huts on the Alp to see how they make cheese. The village has local lace-makeing and a Pottery.

A James Bond breakfast is served on the top of the Schilthorn made famous by the film 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'.

The chalet is 8 miles from the newly opened 'Jungfrau Park' in Interlaken. This is a theme park to suit all ages.

General Information: Lauterbrunnen is also easily reached by train from Zürich and Geneva airports. There are special Swiss rail concessions that can be bought in your own country. The rail service is excellent and a car is not really necessary.

Most restaurants in the village serve local Swiss food (also international food). Night-life is available in Wengen and Interlaken. In summer there are local concerts of Yodeling, local brass band, traditional dancing, flag-throwing and Alpenhorn.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Lauberhorn, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

This flat is on the first floor, and has a bedroom two single beds pushed together, a sitting-room with sofa-bed making into two single beds, kitchen, bathroom with bath/shower/WC and balcony. It faces South with a view of

the Staubbach Falls and the Jungfrau mountain.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Teresa Staeger (Owner)
Member since: 2001
Call Owner
Speaks English, French, German

About Teresa Staeger

I am English and I came skiing and married a mountain guide

and ski instructor. We built the chalet in 1963. He died many years ago and I stayed in this lovely valley.

Teresa Staeger purchased this apartment in 1963

Why Teresa Staeger chose Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau

It is ideally situated in the middle of the village but off the street in its own garden.

Reviews

4.8
based on 29 holidaymaker reviews

Lauberhorn
average rating of 4.793103 based on 29 reviews
Panama City Beach, FL USA
5

Like Living in a Postcard

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 had a wonderful stay at Chalet Horner in Lauterbrunnen. The apartment was spotlessly clean and well equipped. The beds and pull-out couch were comfortable. It's beside the train station but we never noticed train noises. It's well located in the center of town a short walk to stores, restaurants, laundromat and the train station. The view from the balcony of Staubbach Falls and the mountains was unbelievably beautiful. Teresa was very quick to reply to questions and was very helpful and friendly. We hope to come back soon!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Normandy
3

Central location

  • 3 of 5

* Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland  > Property 979

Set in the centre of town and in close proximity to shops, restaurants and the railway station. Whilst some may find the noise of the frequent trains intrusive this is more than compensated for by the views from the small balcony.

The apartment itself is compact but best use has been made of the limited space available. Storage space is adequate as are the cooking facilities.

The decoration/furnishings are somewhat tired but everything was spotlessly clean.

Teresa is friendly and helpful with an in depth knowledge of the local area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Martinborough, New Zealand
5

Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time in Lauterbrunnen. Chalet Horner was an excellent spot. Ideal for a family of 4. Close to the train station, and all amenities. It was warm and comfortable and ideal for 3 nights. Thanks Teresa for making it a pleasant stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Agoura, California USA
5

Ideal Spot!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed in the Lauberhorn apartment in Chalet Horner in June 2016. It has a perfect location within walking distance of the train station, grocery store and the small village restaurants and shops, but more importantly, the view from the balcony is beyond compare! Sitting there looking out at the Staubbach waterfall and the spectacular mountains beyond was like a dream! And the apartment itself was very clean and well-equipped, and cozy for two people. Teresa was very responsive from our initial contact right through our departure. I would highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Denver, CO, USA
5

The Perfect Bernese Oberland Launch Point

  • 5 of 5

We had a delightful experience at Teresa's chalet. She has everything we could have needed in the apartment, and the location can't be beat. Views of the waterfall and glorious Alps from the balconies are the best part! At a five-ish minute walk from the Lauterbrunnen train station, the location cannot be beat. Teresa is very kind, accommodating, and quick to respond. I highly recommend this rental!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your nice review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in Chalet Horner. Hope to see you again.
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Perfectly Central

  • 5 of 5

What a charming chalet in the middle of town, only a 5 minute walk to everywhere. Teresa was quick to respond and particularly helpful with directions and when we arrived on things to see and do (including market day on Wednesday's). She even advised us that bad weather was coming and luckily we got up the Jungfrau as the next day it was closed! Wonderful to have a little balcony to sit and absorb the amazing scenery. Apartment was clean, compact and very quiet. Beds were comfy, shower great and love the little extras in the kitchen. The timber fits perfectly with the location. Was also great to have cooking facilities as it can be expensive to eat out with children in Lauterbrunnen. Overall - excellent! Hope to come back one day.......

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your nice review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in the chalet. Being in the middle of the village makes everything much easier. Hope to see you again.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Bern
Nearest Train
200 Metres
Lauterbrunnen
Car: not necessary

Lauterbrunnen is in the valley with Wengen and Jungfraujoch on one side and Murren/Schilthorn on the other side. It is 8 miles from the town of Interlaken which has the new Jungfrau Theme Park.

The Lauterbrunnen Valley is one of the most spectacular glacier valleys in the world. It has wonderful alpine flowers in the Spring. There is also the Staubbach Falls which were painted by Turner. There are also the spectacular Trummelbach Falls coming down inside the mountain from the Jungfrau Glacier.

Other Activities: winter and summer hiking, tobogganing, cross-country skiing

Ski: There are 45 mountain railways, cable-cars, and ski-lifts under the peaks of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountains. There are 125 miles of excellent ski-pistes for skiers and snow-boarders of all catergories with ski-schools. The highest piste starts at 9748 feet and the longest run is 7 miles.

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen, Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CHF
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
September
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
£285
for 2 nights
From
£142
 
 
Low
1 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£269
for 2 nights
From
£134
 
 
Winter
17 Dec 2016 - 17 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£451
for 3 nights
From
£150
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Mastercard and VISA accepted. Two days non-refundable deposit required on booking. In High Season minimum stay of three nights.
Over the New Year the minimum stay is 7 nights. The prices include electricity, central heating, hot water, bed linen, towels. The only extra is the local tax of Sf. 3.20 per adult per night.
The above prices are for four people.

One or two days of rent (depending on length of stay) to be paid as deposit on booking. The remainder to be paid on arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Enquire Now
Available arrival
Available
Unavailable

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lauterbrunnen in Bernese Oberland

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 twin
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Winter sports consist of skiing, snowboarding, cross country, winter hiking, tobogganing, skating and tandem paragliding. Summer sports consist of hiking, mountain climbing, swimming, mountain biking, river-rafting and paragliding. Twenty minutes drive away are the lakes of Thun and Brienz where you can sail, windsurf, fish or take the lake-steamers to other villages.

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot