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Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk
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Overview of The Bristol

The Bristol

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Schauplatzgasse 10, Bern, 3011

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBundeshaus (Swiss Parliament)2 min walk
  • Popular LocationBerner Munster9 min walk
  • Popular LocationBear Pits (Barengraben)19 min walk
  • AirportBern (BRN-Belp)12 min drive

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About this area

Bern

Located in Bern, The Bristol is connected to a railway/underground station. Untertorbrucke and Nydeggbrucke are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Trans Swiss Trail and St. James Way. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Wankdorf Stadium or PostFinance Arena. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Bundeshaus (Swiss Parliament) - 2 min walk
  • French Church - 5 min walk
  • Theater am Zytglogge - 6 min walk
  • Berner Munster - 9 min walk
  • Bear Pits (Barengraben) - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Bern Station - 6 min walk
  • Bern (BRN-Belp) - 12 min drive

Restaurants

  • Santa Lucia - 2 min walk
  • Le Mazot - 2 min walk
  • Cha chà - 2 min walk
  • Mille sens - 3 min walk
  • Digi - 3 min walk

About this property

The Bristol

Pet-friendly hotel connected to the convention centre in Bern with fitness centre
Along with a fitness centre, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a meeting room. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, free use of bicycles, concierge services and dry cleaning are on-site. All 100 rooms boast iPads, and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find minibars, premium bedding and pillow menu.
The Bristol offers 100 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPads and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

This Bern hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: CHF 20.00 per person
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Art gallery
  • Designer shops
  • Fitness centre
  • Free bike hire
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Shopping centre
  • Shopping

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese

Business services

  • Coworking spaces
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPad

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20 per pet, per night
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 5.30 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 6 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: CHF 20 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Bristol Hotel Bern
Bristol Bern
The Bristol Bern
The Bristol Hotel
The Bristol Hotel Bern

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 255 out of 472 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 171 out of 472 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 33 out of 472 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 472 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 472 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff was very friendly and everyone spoke English, which was very appreciated as it was our first time in Bern and we don’t speak German. The hotel was very clean and organized nicely. The bathrooms in our room were very modern and looked brand new. If we go to Bern again we would stay here!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing location
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a conveniently located hotel near the train station and the center. The rooms have high ceilings and feel airy. The bar downstairs is cozy and the lunch buffet has a bit of everything.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The best in town which are adjacent to the main train station. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was specious and airy. local amenities are just at arms length. We will visit again no doubt.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021