Backpackers Villa Sonnenhof (Hostel Interlaken)
Welcome to travellers’ delight!
We've got FREE: WIFI everywhere, breakfast, linen (incl. dorms) and towel, lockers, use of local buses, entry to swimming pools, mini golf, parking, taxes and a NEW coworking space!
Stay at the only original Backpackers Villa!
We provide your perfect base if you’re looking for the comfort and convenience of a centrally located hostel with a green garden in the rear and a large park at the front that offers just that little bit extra including a coworking space to stay in touch with your business and online presence if you like.
Interlaken has developed over the years into a centre for travellers looking for the ultimate adrenaline kick surrounded by unsurpassed natural beauty.
With accommodation ranging from dorms to double rooms, both with shared showers/toilets or ensuite facilities, we offer everything to make your stay really enjoyable.
We feature top accommodation with friendly and clean rooms (with 2 to 7 beds ensuite or shared) and a large garden to chill out in. You can cook and chat in our self-catering kitchen and stay in touch via free Wi-Fi in the whole building or internet stations in the lounge.
Rates include our all-you-can-eat continental breakfast, linen, made up beds with comfortable duvet, a towel, personal lockers, free entry to public swimming pools and mini-golf, free parking facilities and all taxes (VAT & local taxes).
Your clothes can get a nice wash in the laundromats while you enjoy the meditation or music room or one of the free movies from reception to recover from your excitements of the day.
Naturally, there’s no lockout or curfew.
We’re 100% climate neutral (myclimate.org).
Our all local and multilingual staff are happy to tell you their personal best ideas of what to do and how to best spend your days. Reception is open 7am till 11pm to help with information and free maps for hiking and loads of things to do.
We’re your ticket office for adventure activities such as rafting, canyoning, paragliding, hang gliding, skydiving, bungee jumping and more.
During winter season (from December to April) you can get lift passes and discount voucher for ski/snowboard rentals at reception.
Please note that we don't accept children under 15 in shared dorm rooms. Please book a private room for your family.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Free Breakfast
- Cable TV
- Card Phones
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Cots available
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Currency Exchange
- Telephone/Fax Facilities
- Free City Maps
- Free City Tour
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Internet café
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Key Card Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Rooms
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Swimming Pool
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Postal Service
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Safe Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Friendly
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Our reception is open for check-in from 16:00-23:00 (4-11 pm). If you arrive later than 23:00 (11 pm) you will get the keys out of our key-box.
NO SHOW: In case of a 'no show' we'll charge the first night's rate on your card.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations and modifications are allowed up to 24 hours prior arrival date
free of charge.
CHILDREN: We don't accept children under 15 in shared rooms. Please book a private room for your family.
Babies up to 24 months are free (without a bed). For older children (2 yrs. +) please book a bed.
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Backpackers Villa (Hostel Interlaken) is in walking distance from Interlaken Ost train station (about 10-15 minutes) in the centre of Interlaken at the corner Alpenstrasse/Parkstrasse. Or take bus no. 102 to stop 'Sonnenhof'.
Turn right out of Interlaken Ost train station and follow the main street (Hoheweg) to town centre. At Hotel Du Nord, turn left (onto Klosterstr) and follow the park (large green field called Hohematte). We’re located on the second corner directly at the roundabout (corner Alpenstrasse/Parkstrasse).