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Balmers Hostel

Hauptstrasse 23-25, 3800 Interlaken, Interlaken, Switzerland, Distance from city centre: 1.1km

Rating: 85% from 5 reviews

  • 92%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 84%Security
  • 84%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 72%Facilities

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  • I really loved Balmers! It's right by a bus stop and around the corner from a supermarket. the staff was amazing! They were extremely courteous, and VERY willing to recommend activities and hikes. It's a very social hostel, with a good party culture at night. But, I also met people during the day! The common areas were fantastic: there are a lot different areas for relaxing and socializing. But, the rooms are very small, without lockers in the rooms, and lockers aren't free.
  • 91%
  • 08 Jun 2016 Tara USA
  • Balmers was a pretty cool hostel, and I'd recommend it. Also, they serve breakfast which is nice before heading up into the mountains to hike.
  • 91%
  • 26 May 2016 Anonymous USA
  • Very good hostel! I just think it would be better if they had some lockers inside the rooms. Other then this, it was a very good stay.
  • 86%
  • 17 Jan 2016 Taisa Ireland
  • A great hostel overall. Lots of showers, a game room with pool and table tennis. No complaints really.
  • 83%
  • 30 Aug 2015 Anonymous
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