In the heart of the beautiful Bernese Oberland, spend Christmas or New Year in our apartment within a Swiss-style chalet, located on the edge of this quiet, picturesque village, close to all amenities and transport facilities. Enjoy the local winter festival (Trychelwoche) and snowy alpine views. Over 21s only.
We are in a secure building 8 mins walk from Meiringen train station and the village centre where you will find restaurants, bars, shops and the small Sherlock Holmes museum, commemorating where Holmes fought Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls. Meiringen is of course home to the famous meringues.
The apartment is strictly non smoking, including the balcony.
In our spacious apartment we have two balconies, living room and dining area, local cable TV, cd player, wireless Internet and hairdryer all available to use. Use of washing machine by arrangement (chargeable). The bedroom is a good size with comfortable twin beds and good storage space. Tea and coffee making facilities are available, but cooking is not permitted. We will provide an evening meal by arrangement (chargeable).
Continental breakfast is included.
If you are with us on 25 December, by arrangement we will cook a typical British Christmas meal consisting of roast turkey and trimmings, Christmas pudding and mince pies with wine.
Similarly, a New Years Eve Dinner (Swiss cuisine) can also be provided with champagne at midnight to welcome in the New Year on the balcony with views of local firework displays.
We will welcome you into our home and try to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Please ask if there is anything we can do whilst you are here to achieve this.
Meiringen has regular trains via Interlaken Ost or Lucerne to Zurich, Zurich Airport, Basel, Bern and good connections to the rest of the country.
The chalet is a five-minute walk from the cable car leading to the Alpen Tower, for glorious views of the surrounding mountains.
There is a regular bus network to outlying villages. Meiringen itself has an indoor swimming pool. We will provide you on arrival with tourist information to help you make your stay enjoyable.
Maximum stay: 5 nights.