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The Bristol

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
275 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning
  • Gym

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bundeshaus (Swiss Parliament)
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Prison Tower (Kafigturm)
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Church of the Holy Ghost
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Bern (BRN-Belp)
    12 min drive
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Choose your room

Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Business Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $228
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast buffet included
    Price is $267
    per night
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Executive Triple Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed OR 2 Twin Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $253
    per night
    We have 3 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast buffet included
    Price is $291
    per night
    We have 3 left
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Luxury Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More details

    Option 1

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    Price is $277
    per night
    We have 2 left
    It only takes 2 minutes

    Option 2

    Cancellation policy for this rate plan:
    Free cancellation
    Before Sun, Sep 22
    Amenities for this rate plan:
    • Reserve now, pay later
    • Free WiFi
    • Breakfast buffet included
    Price is $316
    per night
    We have 2 left
    It only takes 2 minutes
  • Standard Single Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details
    Exceeds max adults

About this area

Bern

Located in Bern, The Bristol is in a walkable area with good shopping. Bern Art Museum (Kunstmuseum) and Bern Historical Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Clock Tower (Zeitglockenturm) and Berner Munster. Freibad Marzili and Bear Pits (Barengraben) are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bundeshaus (Swiss Parliament) - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Prison Tower (Kafigturm) - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Church of the Holy Ghost - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Clock Tower (Zeitglockenturm) - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Bern Art Museum (Kunstmuseum) - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Bern Station - 7 min walk
  • Bern (BRN-Belp) - 12 min drive

About this property

The Bristol

This smoke-free hotel features a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and dry cleaning. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk, a library, and tour/ticket assistance. All 100 rooms boast iPads and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include minibars, room service, and premium bedding.

Policies

Check-in

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

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.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CHF 20 per pet, per night
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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 5.35 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CHF 20.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CHF 30.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Pet fee: CHF 20 per pet, per night
  • 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 are 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 onsite parking is available.

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 amenities

Internet

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

Food and Drink

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

Things to do

  • Fitness center/gym
  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Conveniences

  • Elevator/lift

Guest Services

  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tours/ticket assistance

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and Drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing boards
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Desk

Nearby things to do

Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
  • Bicycle rentals on site
4.3

Excellent

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
105
3 - Okay
24
2 - Mediocre
5
1 - Poor
4
4.6
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

The hotel was in a great location. Our short stay was very comfortable and staff were very friendly. I would stay here again and on future trips.

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Welcoming staff and prime location

Very convenient location / only a 5 minute walk from the station and central to all the sites. Incredibly friendly and helpful front desk staff as well as at breakfast.

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Recently revamped, very central for the Old Town and station and within easy walking distance of all main attractions. Room was spacious, comfortable and clean. Staff were superb and the level of service was superb.

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

3/5

The rooms are a bit dated looking and I would have expected more from a 4 star boutique property

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Near station

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

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