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Classic Single Room with Forest View
151 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Other room types
Superior Double room with Waterfall View
279 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Double room with Forest View
215 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Elegant Suite (without balcony)
452 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Classic double room with rock view (no view)
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Deluxe Double Room with Lake View
355 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star hotel, walk to Lake Brienz

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

When you stay at Grandhotel Giessbach in Brienz, you'll be near ski lifts, within a 15-minute drive of Lake Brienz and Ballenberg Open Air Museum. This 4-star hotel is 16.9 mi (27.2 km) from Lake Thun and 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from Mystery Rooms.

Stay in one of 70 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Enjoy recreational amenities such as a seasonal outdoor pool and bicycles to rent. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a picnic area.

Satisfy your appetite with Modern European cuisine at Les Cascades, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 11 AM.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge, and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Grandhotel Giessbach

Axalpstrasse, Brienz, BE 3855

Renovations & Closures

The property is closed between November 01 and March 19.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Grandhotel Giessbach features a seasonal outdoor pool and a children's pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

This business-friendly hotel also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Grandhotel Giessbach has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Children's games
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Uncovered parking
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Free wired Internet
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Free train station pickup
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 70
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Grandhotel Giessbach offers 70 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. This Brienz hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Room service
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Bed sheets available - no

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 11 AM.

Les Cascades - This restaurant specializes in Modern European cuisine.

Le Tapis Rouge - This restaurant specializes in vegetarian cuisine.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A children's pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20 per pet, per day
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No onsite parking is available. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff does not wear personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

No gap period between guest stays

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 5.00 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Uncovered self parking fee: CHF 10 per day
  • Pet fee: CHF 20 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Grandhotel Giessbach
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Brienz
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Hotel
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Hotel Brienz
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Swiss Alps
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Hotel
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Brienz
  • Grandhotel Giessbach Hotel Brienz

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The seasonal pool will be open from May to September.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Awards & Affiliations

The property is a member of Historic Hotels of Europe and Historic Hotels of the World.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 4 stars.

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