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Live in Bern's Old City, Only Steps from the City's Main Attractions

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Bright, comfortable living space with a fold out double bed!

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Short Term Rentals in the Best LOCATION in Bern!

We are currently taking many bookings for 2017! Don't hesitate, book now!

Here is your chance to live like a local in the old city of Switzerland's capital city, Bern. Step outside your front door to discover the city's main attractions like the famous Zytglogge (Renaissance Clock Tower), Münster (Cathedral), Kursaal, Kultural Casino Bern, Concert theater, BärenPark, and Einstein's house (where he developed his famous theory of relativity) and a number of excellent museums.

A scant 10 minute walk under the romantic arcades brings you to/from the train station and mere seconds away from all the main tram and bus lines.

Nestled among amazing restaurants, cafés and bi weekly street markets, this apartment has everything you could possibly need and is full of original character. Charming and light filled, the apartment can accommodate 1-5 people, 2 in the bedroom, on the 160 x 200 cm (queen) bed and 2 on the 140 x 200 cm (double) sofa bed. We also have baby beds and folding beds which can be set up in the living room or bedroom on request. You will have your own modern kitchen (including: dishes, pots, utensils, dish soap, oil, vinegar, spices and more) The bath room has a full tub and shower. We also provide towels, a hairdryer, toilet paper, q-tips and cotton pads.


If this listing is booked for your desired dates, please visit our other 2 listings in the same building.

Listing #508589
Listing #461968




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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3
  • 70 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old with exceptions. Please ask us. info@berncityrentals.com...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    The sofa bed is a full double size!...moreless

  • The bedroom is a large bedroom with a 160 cm x 200 cm bed (queen). There is a built in closet for hanging clothes and shelves for folded clothes. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • HOUSE RULES: • SMOKING and CANDLE BURNING is strictly forbidden anywhere inside the building including the terrace and courtyard. • 10:00 p.m. noise curfew applies to everyday of the week. • Guests may invite people over, however, only registered guests may stay overnight. As this is a family building, we ask that gatherings larger than 4 other people have prior approval from Rob and Sara. • When leaving the apartment, please close all the windows and turn off the lights. • Turn off unnecessary lights at all times. • Please ensure all doors lock securely behind you. • Guests are responsible for any damage they cause during their stay and should report damage immediately. • Do not hold the door open for any persons you do not know. • As this is a vacation rental with a private kitchen in a tenanted building, please avoid cooking with strong smells, i.e. aromatic spices, fish, etc… • DO NOT eat in the bed or on the sofa. Thank you and enjoy your stay!...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    The apartment is almost in the geographical centre of the old city. Walk to restaurants and sights in seconds (Zytglogge) and minutes (the Münster)....moreless

  • Monument View:

    You can see the Münster (Grand Cathedral) and the twice weekly farmer's market from the windows of the apartment. From the street corner outside the building you can see the Alps....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Reliable Hi-Speed WiFi....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and hand towels provided. Beach towels available for 5 CHF per day....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso! 10 cups free with every stay!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    There is a modern kitchen in the apartment....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, pepper, oil, vinegar, and some pantry items are left in the fridge. Please replace any that you may use up....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    You may use the terrace between 8 am and 10 pm....moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall & Winter 2016/17
Oct 1 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$149

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

April Ferien
Apr 8 - Apr 23, 2017
5 night min stay
$173

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

July Holidays
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$173

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$173

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Bern Visitor Tax PER day $5.25
  • Cleaning Fee $79.26
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

- Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

- Nightly rate is based on double occupancy, guests beyond two charge 25 CHF/guest/night (including children).

- Estimated charges by VRBO may not be accurate. Please request a quote from us directly.

- The Bern Ticket is charged at 5.30CHF/night per person over 16 years(reduced for 6-16)http://www.bern.com/en/travel-planning/bernticket


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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Location

10 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Bern
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
We are in the restaurant quarter!
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Bern Main Train Station
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1, 6, 12
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
We are surrounded by the best restaurants
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lots and closeby!

Here is your chance to live like a local in the old city of Switzerland's capital city, Bern. Step outside your front door to discover the city's main attractions like the famous Zytglogge (Renaissance Clock Tower), Münster (Cathedral), Kursaal, Kultural Casino Bern, Concert theater, BärenPark, and Einstein's house where he developed his famous theory of relativity.

Nestled among amazing restaurants, cafés and

twice weekly street markets, this apartment has everything you could possibly need and is full of original character as well as all the modern conveniences! Charming and light filled, the apartment can accommodate 1-3 people, 2 on the 140x200 cm and 1 on a comfy cot (child preferred). You will have your own modern kitchen and bath room as well as a large living room-dining room and master bedroom. This is apartment is entirely self contained unlike our two other apartments.

A scant 10 minute walk under the romantic arcades brings you to/from the train station and mere seconds away from all the main tram and bus lines.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1947

About the owner: I am a Canadian born Swiss citizen and fourth generation to live in my family owned 500+ year old house in Bern's Altstadt. I live with my husband, Rob and our two kids on the fourth floor of the building. The rental apartment is located on the third floor so we are never far away should you need any help. We love meeting new people and sharing the beautiful city of Bern.

Why the Owner Chose Grünes Quartier, Bern, Switzerland:
It's truly a fantastic and special experience to stay in our apartments. The LOCATION is absolutely amazing! We are right in the heart of the medievel old town of Bern. Our building is surrounded by restaurants, shops, museums. We host the twice weekly farmer's market in front of our building. Steps to transit and with your Bern Visitor Card, that transit is included! Add to that, our own experience hosting travelers for almost 3 years gives you everything you need for a great holiday or work stay on Münstergasse.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Unique location in the heart of the old city close to everything you'll want to do and see like restaurants, museums, the river Aare, the Bundeshaus parliament buildnigs, the Zytglogge, the Bear Park and so much more!


Contact us

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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Photos

  • Bright, comfortable living space with a fold out double bed!

    Bright, comfortable living space with a fold out double bed!

  • Beautiful natural wood dining table for four.

    Beautiful natural wood dining table for four.

  • Historic features like this central heating oven (non-functioning) dated at 1742

    Historic features like this central heating oven (non-functioning) dated at 1742

  • Modern kitchen with Nespresso machine (not seen), pots, pans, etc...

    Modern kitchen with Nespresso machine (not seen), pots, pans, etc...

  • Corridor from front door and large bedroom to living space!

    Corridor from front door and large bedroom to living space!

  • Our street, second house on the left.

    Our street, second house on the left.

  • Work space with fast, reliable wifi connection and lots of light.

    Work space with fast, reliable wifi connection and lots of light.

  • 160 x 200 cm (queen bed). This is a very comfortable bed.

    160 x 200 cm (queen bed). This is a very comfortable bed.

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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