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Switzerland Luxury Hotel ST 3X2 Bern 54795

Exploring Bern's medieval charm, Old Town, and lively cultural scene

A journey through time

Discover Bern's medieval charm, quaint Old Town, and lively cultural scene with innovative galleries and the iconic Zytglogge clock tower.

Bern Overview

The medieval charm of Bern’s cobblestone streets, lined with fountains and sandstone façades, transports visitors to a bygone era. The city safeguards its rich history within the confines of its UNESCO World Heritage Old Town, while cultivating a vibrant cultural scene, showcased by innovative galleries & public installations. All the while, the iconic Zytglogge keeps a watchful eye over the city's bustling streets and the picturesque Aare River.

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Bern is generally thought of as a picturesque, easy-going and tranquil place. A short, exhilarating stay in Switzerland’s capital is enough to confirm all this. It will further lead to the realisation that Bern is also home to a cosmopolitan and innovative local bar scene with wonderfully tasty creations.

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Once upon a time, the magnificent Bellevue Palace, in the heart of the Swiss capital, Bern, was sold for 1 Swiss Franc. You might think: what a shame I couldn’t buy it myself! But the Swiss did find a clever way to do it, and therefore today, they technically own it. A smart move – maybe it’s not a coincidence that Einstein used to live five minutes from here!

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While politicians flock to the Bundeshaus, our beauty expert is drawn to another one of the capital’s attractions, and she’s ready to cast her vote on Bern’s top spa at the Schweizerhof Hotel. Quiet, everybody, there’s a beauty session underway!

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The capital city of Switzerland oozes charm. Or ‘cachet’ as the French would say. There is always something new to discover when exploring this hidden gem with Medieval roots.

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Why seek far afield? Victoria-Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa’s Stefan Beer cooks in harmony with what nature provides in the area.

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