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Entire home/apt

10 Guests

4 Bedrooms

9 Beds

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About this listing

Traditional apartment built in 1681 which heart is a huge wood oven. Located in the typical village of Gluringen, that offers many activities to fully enjoy your vacation year round. 4 bedrooms, 1 fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with amenities.

The space

Traditional apartment built in 1681 which heart is a huge wood oven. Situated in the typical village of Gluringen (1320m almost 4,000 ft!) it offers many activities to fully enjoy your holiday!

- alpine skiing & snowboarding (ideal for beginners)
- cross country skiing (82 km of slopes for classic and skating)
- golf course (10 min. drive)
- hiking (750 km of marked paths)
- mountain biking (famous Rhone Route Brig-Oberwald)
- canyoning
- gliding and paragliding (airfield at 4 km)
- inline (half pipe, street park & speed skating)
- open swimming pool (1 km, June to August every day)
- go-carting
- climbing (wall or ice)
- tennis (10 min. drive)
- ... or simply enjoy a "dolce farniente" reading a book and laying against the warm wooden wall of the terrace!

All this in the middle of an untouched and amazing alpine nature.

Don't miss the baroque church (1736 AC) and it's chapel from 1428.

Easy access by train or car from Geneva, Zurich or Italy through A9, Grimsel, Nuffenen or Furka.

One 3-bed room, one double room and two single rooms. NEW!!! 1 baby bed (60x120cm) with 3 adaptable hights, changing pad, high-chair and baby bathtub!!! Capacity 7 pax + 1 infant.

Free wifi.

Guest access

The apartment (4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 fully equipped kitchen) is ENTIRELY YOURS! There is another apartment on 3rd floor but nobody lives there. On 1st and 2nd floor our neighbours might be around during the week-ends or a day here and then during the week.

Interaction with guests

Unfortunately, I won't be onsite to welcome you, but Rosa Maria, who lives on the ground floor is available (until 9am and from 3-6pm) if you have any questions. She works at a nearby Hotel during the day and can be reached in case of emergency. I am always reachable by email or mobile phone/text message.

Other things to note

WIFI:
Network: WELCOMEGOMS
Password: EnjoyGoms (case sensitive)


The space
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 4
Beds: 9
Check In: 4PM - 2AM (next day)
Check Out: 11AM
Room type: Entire home/apt
Self check-in: Doorman

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: $21 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee: $85
Security Deposit: $319
Weekly Discount: 10%
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 4PM - 2AM (next day)

ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING!

See instructions for the use of the wooden oven.
Do not leave your skis in the stairs, the snow is melting and dripping on the wood :)
Use only "taxed" trash bags (with the stars - will be complimentary in the kitchen) that can be disposed in the containers in front of the house.

Please kindly leave the flyers about the region for the next visitor.
Postcards and stamps are not complimentary :) please leave an appropriate little something if you use some of them. Thank you!


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.


Safety features
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

94 Reviews


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Astrid User Profile
March 2017
Cosy living room, small bedrooms, unfortunately only one small toilet/bathroom, kitchen a little dark and little storage room. Very clean.

Vijay User Profile
October 2016
The place is fantastic to stay comfortable for 10 people. The surrondings of the village is fantastic. I would love to stay there again i drive to swiss.

Joann User Profile
August 2016
Area was very pretty house was great, ceilings were a little low. We did not stay as long as we booked for and the host was kind enough to give us back some money.

Klas User Profile
August 2016
Genuine old chalet with authentic interior but with modern facilities. Comfortable accommodation (though watch your head!), well organised, clean and tidy. Excellent Wi-Fi which was very much appreciated after travelling around France for a few weeks prior. Nadia was very helpful and promptly responded to any queries that we had. Would sincerely recommend to anyone wanting to experience Switzerland ‘the way you imagine it to be’.

Mukul User Profile
June 2016
Welcome was good, as care taker tried to explain us in her language, but since she knew very little English and we didn't knew her language, it was difficult. Good place for a couple or a small family but not for more as only one bathroom. Location is remote and takes time to reach anywhere. Airbnb showed it in Engelberg but it is much far and have to travel all the way via Brig, Bern & Lucerne to reach Engelberg. Nadia the host was very prompt in his replies and was helpful at every step.

Millicent User Profile
January 2016
Nadia was fantastic to work with and even sent an inquiry while we were staying at the chalet to see how things were going. The description of the chalet is accurate. We love the neighborhood, a beautiful Swiss village with all the old wooden houses and snowy mountains all around. The train is a short hike down the hill and also nearby are the wonderful dairy shop, a ski rental and restaurants, including a great pizza place down the road toward Reckingen. Everything we need is within walking distance which is very convenient. Also nearby are fantastic cross-country ski trails and a small downhill ski area.

Juan User Profile
August 2015
The environment of the Swiss chalet in Gluringen is fantastic. On the other hand it is very well situated, just 12 Km to the cable car to see the Aletsch glacier and not too far to Interlaken and Zermatt. In respect to the the apartment itself we were disappointed because it is very very old and the comfort inside is really basic. First of all, we are just 1.8 mts told but we had to walk bended through the kitchen and distributor to avoid crashing the head against the roof. The kitchen is plenty of old stuff and also of products that have no utility but contribute to create a congested atmosphere. On the contrary we couldn't find paper or hands clothing either. Bed sheets and towels were also old and rough. The first day we had to switch on the heater of the dining room but we had to open the window due to a nasty smell that spread out all around. On the positive side, the well written instructions from Nadia, the kindness of Rosa Maria and the connection to Internet

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Nadia User Profile

Hospitality in the heart and passion in the soul. Wanting you to feel at home in our swiss properties. Welcome in our beautiful country!

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