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Detached Entire Chalet Offering Great Views, Pure Nature-close to Attractions

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom Detached Authentic Charming Chalet, sleeps ideally 4 people, max. 6

Chalet furnished in alpine chic-style, with 600m2 well looked after gardens and BBQ gas grill / trampoline / lounge corner / lovely views of the mountains, waterfalls and the valley / pure nature retreat - in the summer months cows and sheep are grasing nearby / 2 car park spaces directly next to the house, steep and narrow road, turning possible or park 150m down the hill (1 reserved space), 7 minutes walk to the train station, old mountain bikes free to use, comfortable double sofa bed, toys and games, outdoor dining, Cable TV, Stereo, 2 bathrooms,

1 en-suite, shower and bath tub available, Cheminée, central heating, small but well equipped kitchen with dish washer, coffee machine and oven.

Pantry Items.

In winter no car access directly to the Chalet. Private parking available 150m down steep hill.

Winter wheel chains are advised as access road can be icy.

Unwind with fresh mountain air and the spectacular scenery of the Bernese Oberland or enjoy Grindelwald's sporting paradise? It is up to you!

More Details

Owner
Claudia Shekle
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Claudia Shekle

Swiss, British family with two boys aged 8 and 12. Living in Lucerne. Clean, tidy and well organised.

Claudia Shekle purchased this chalet in 2013

Why Claudia Shekle chose Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau

This comfortable property combines activity and relaxation in a perfect way in one of Switzerland's most favourite destinations.

Its clean, its in a great position, its quiet and it is a very special place with lots of charme!! A home from home; toys, mountain bikes, games, lots of pantry items - all there and ready to be used!

What makes this chalet unique

Detached, entire Chalet with private garden, surrounded by nature and farms and peaceful space to breathe!

Amenities

Burglauenen Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Second bathroom - toilet , shower
  • Two bathrooms, two toilets, one with a shower, one with a bath. Equipped with hair dryer etc. Both with windows.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main bedroom - 1 double
    Second bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Side guard for small children available.
  • Cosy main bedroom with small double bed (140). Second bedroom with two single beds and en-suite bathroom/toilet with shower. Double Sofa bed in sep. room. Ideally only a max. of 4 adults plus children please..
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Fire alarm, blanket and fire extinguisher in Chalet. We have furthermore prepared a folder for you, providing important emergency numbers and contact addresses as well as lot's of ideas for great days out nearby.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Detached Entire Chalet Offering Great Views, Pure Nature-close to Attractions
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews
5

Beautiful location and very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Our experience was wonderful the photos don't do justice to the beautiful location and views from the house. It was really nice to be in the country away from the town and the train was right at the bottom of the rather steep hill since we didn't have a car. Everything was very comfortable and nicely outfitted we hope to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great stay

  • 5 of 5

It was a good stay , the view was on point , everything was organised , we will hopefully visit it in the upcoming years .

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Eschenbach, Germany
5

Cozy, Clean, and Perfect for our family of 6

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for our family of 2 adults and 4 children (ages 13, 13, 10, and 8). The place was immaculate when we arrived and well thought out in its preparation. We have stayed at many self service rentals in Europe and this one was one of the best equipped and thought out. It was a soft place to land after long days hiking. It felt like home. From the individual packs of facial tissue (who does that?) to the sterno fuel for fondue this was simply an outstanding place. The location was great: we love staying outside of the towns in the hills/mountains but still very close to Grindewald, Lauterbunnen and Interlaken.

When not out enjoying the beautiful area, our kids enjoyed the Play Station, trampoline, Harry Potter and other books in English, games, and movies. We had a couple of very rainy days and it was easy to spend them together at the home. Thanks for thinking of them.

We have not stayed here in the winter but the private road to the home is steep and tight but due-able in the summer with room to park the mini-van.

Two full bathrooms was a big plus with easy to use showers and great water pressure and plenty of hot water for all six of us to take a shower. The couches in the living rooms were the coziest we have had in all our rentals and the kitchen table easily accommodated all six of us.

Claudia was an great host. She was responsive to all our questions and made it easy from beginning to end.

We hope to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Chalet outside Grindelwald

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five (2 adults and three children ages 6, 10 & 11) had an amazing stay at this wonderful chalet just outside of Grindelwald. The home is very well appointed and beautifully decorated and updated. Claudia is an absolute pleasure to work with and extremely kind and helpful. We had a wonderful time exploring the surrounding area - hiking, climbing, running, biking - it was incredible! Since this chalet is located just outside of Grindelwald you are able to get away from the crowds and noise of the busy tourist season and really relax. It is so nice after a long day of hiking to sit on the patio in the quiet of the valley and take in the beautiful views which surround the home. We had a car which made accessing the town, grocery, etc easier but we also spent an entire day using only the train to get around and found this to be quite easy as well. The train station at Burglauenen is only a 10 minute walk away (although a little steep on the walk back up the driveway). We are looking forward to visiting this charming vacation home again!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place, quiet location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the Chalet! Good location between Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen. Everything went well and I would definitely recommend the Chalet. I would not recommend it for the elderly (steep driveway and difficult to park, w/d downstairs in the basement area with a walk outside to access) or persons without cars (we had our car with us and drove everyday). I would definitely recommend it for a romantic get away (which is why we were there). The view is not as dramatic as staying right in Grindelwald or Lauterbrunnen but it is much less crowded! Claudia took care of everything we needed and was very responsive!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stay in Switzerland

  • 5 of 5

Nice stay into a house fitted for 4 people. Clean and charming house. Owner was very receptive and I would recommend this property to people who would like to discover the beauty of hiking in the Swiss mountains. The view from the house is stunning as well.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
Zuerich Airport (Kloten) or Basel (EuroAirport)
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Grindelwald
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Grindelwald
Nearest Train
400 Metres
7 minutes by foot
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
from / to Interlaken
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Restaurant Stalden, Burglauenen (by foot)
Nearest Ski
4 Kilometres
Grindelwald
Car: recommended

Grindelwald and the surrounding areas have a wealth of activities in all seasons for visitors to enjoy!

Spring / Summer / Autumn:

Hiking (500km of footpaths) / Parcoursvita / Mountain Biking (160km of trails, all levels) / E-bike hire, guided tours / Climbing popular summits: Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau, Aletsch Glacier with overnight stay at a SAC hut / Mountaineering School / Adventure and Fun: Quad rides, Paragliding, River Rafting, Canyon- and Bungy Jumping, First Flyer zip line, Trottibiking, Rope parks (in- and outdoors) / Golf and Minigolf (9 fairways, beginners or pro's, lessons available) / Tennis / Swimming (in- and outdoors) / Wellness & Spa / Sports Centre / Excursions: Top of Europe (highest Train Station 3454m above sea level 11'333ft., Schilthorn mountain (where 007 was filmed, with 360 revolving Restaurant, views of 200 peaks) / Glacier Ravine / Interlaken Shopping / Adventure Playground: Bort (great food) / Nostalgic open air Train Rides: Schynige Platte ....

Winter:

Grindelwald provides extensive skiing and snowboarding to suit all abilities with a free style snow park and 20 km dedicated to sledging as well as cross country skiing tracks. Curling, in- and outdoor ice skating, ice climbing, guided ski tours and snow shoe hiking, night skiing and sledging and not to forget the famous VELO GEMEL!

Have you ever been to the famous World Cup Downhill and Slalom race in Wengen?

Visit Grindelwald's website for the endless all year activities.

Grindelwald is easy to get to and hard to leave!

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Rates & Availability

Burglauenen Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring 2017
Apr 18 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$239
 
 
SUMMER 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$293
 
 
AUTUMN 2017
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
$216
 

Additional information about rental rates

Linen $117.33
End Cleaning $271.6
Refundable damage deposit $325.92
Stay tax $4.56 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 6 years.

A security deposit of CHF 300.- is required upon your booking.
This will be reimboursed to full extent if everything is in order and no damage caused - refund approx. 14 days after your departure.

We make sure that everything is in working order, clean and tidy to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
Please let us know if there are any problems at all and kindly inform us of any damages or breakages before you leave.
Thanking you in advance. Yours sincerely, Claudia and Dave

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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