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Stunning Apartment - Amazing Views - Special 7 nights Stay in Jan. at 1000.CHF

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 31 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps up to 6 p, 2 bedrooms, a double sofa-bed in gallery, 1 bathroom, balcony

Amazing top floor apartment, modern style with 2 BR, both with views from the mountains, one with a door to the balcony. Gallery with small living area, perfect for relaxation and it has a double size sofa-bed. Sleeps 6 persons. Luxury kitchen with washing machine, microwave, coffee machine, kettle,oven,toaster and with all cooking facilities. Bathroom with large bath and 2 basins. Underfloor heating. Lovely living area decorated with light colours and a large size flat screen TV with cable, satellite channels and DVD player. Washing machine and dryer; iron and ironing board. Locked ski-room. Long balcony with stunning views from the Swiss Alps. Bus at the door. 5min to the train station, 10min to the cable station. Cross country ski track at the door. Hiking tracks in 100m from the apartment. Ice skating and tennis court at 5min walk.

Shops, ATM, post office, restaurants, tourism office, etc., at 10min walk. The apartment is in a lovely a quiet area, with stunning views. See it for yourself, click on the pictures.

Reservations: Any rental requests are made directly with the owner of the property.

Even if in the calendar we don't have availability for the period you wish, please contact us still, as we may have a last minute cancellation or we can also advise you of where to stay.

No Car need. : The trains in Switzerland are a dream of punctuality and cleanness. They are also very frequent and fast.

From Lauterbrunnen you can get a train to the City of Interlaken and enjoy a boat ride around the Lake Brienz or the Lake Thun.

More Details

Owner
Helena Francis
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german, spanish, portuguese, Swiss German
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

About Helena Francis

We love our apartment and truly enjoy opening its doors to tourists so they can enjoy their stay in the best place with the best views.

Helena Francis purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Helena Francis chose Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau

It has everything you may need, is the perfect place to come back after a day in the mountains, feels like home, is very comfortable and is located in a unique part of Lauterbrunnen.

What makes this apartment unique

This apartment is in one of the buildings (one of out of only two in the area) with undisrupted views from the Valley, mountains and water falls.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Mrs. Francis,

First of all, I am very impressed how much you want to provide a positive experience for your renters, good for you! And our experience with you has been on the highest level of professionalism, thank you!

Your apartment is truly outstanding and the area is beautiful, really our favorite of all the places is Switzerland where we have been.
Mar 2012
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Amenities

Lauterbrunnen Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , It has twin sinks
  • Is a modern style bathroom with light colours and quality fittings. Has a large size bath with shower, twin skins, toilet and is equipped with washing machine & dryer. Under floor heating.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Cot only on request.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Cot only on request.
    Gallery - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa-bed double size.
  • Bedroom 1 is a grand room with large double bed, 3 door closet and great view. Plenty of space in case of baby/child cot or fold up bed (only in request). Bedroom 2 is a nice size room, has a door to the balcony with a stunning view to awake up to. The room has a double bed and a 3 door closet. All bedrooms, kitchen and bathroom has under floor heating. Baby cot, chair and potty are available on request. Gallery area has a small living room perfect to relax and read a book, the sofa -bed is double size. This area is not child friendly as it has no stair rail. Our apartment is perfect for 4 persons and suitable for 6 persons. Linen & towels will be provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Francis flat is a top floor apartment ( two floors ) it has no elevator.

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Stunning Apartment - Amazing Views - Special 7 nights Stay in Jan. at 1000.CHF
average rating of 5.0 based on 64 reviews
5

Magnifique appartement !

  • 5 of 5

Merci pour cet agréable séjour Helena !

L'appartement était magnifique et vraiment bien situé. Nous pouvions nous rendre à pieds à la gare au centre de Lauterbrunnen et profiter des magnifiques randonnées proposées dans la région.

Par ailleurs, le paysage que nous avions de notre balcon était tout simplement époustouflant!!!

Nous n'avons manqué de rien et je dois dire que mes deux "enfants" (20 ans et 16 ans) ont aussi beaucoup aimé : chacun ayant son espace.

Merci pour les bons conseils, pour ton accueil fort sympathique et ta grande gentillesse.

Nous recommandons sans aucune réserve ton appartement😊- nous gardons précieusement tes coordonnées !!!

Julie - Boucherville (Quebec, Canada).

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Perfect stay in Lauterbrunnen

  • 5 of 5

We have been to many vacation rentals all over the world and the stay in Lauterbrunnen was among the top. Helena was friendly and helpful. She spent time going over the apartment, hiking trails and outdoor adventures. The apartment was spacious, clean, quite, comfortable and kitchen was well equipped. It was a perfect get away with my wife and adult children. The view from the living room was breathtaking. We give it our highest rating.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Overland Park, Kansas
5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

The week we spent at the Francis Flat was the highlight of our eighteen day trip to Switzerland. From the initial contact with Helena in February to our checkout there wasn't one issue. Photos never quite capture what you are seeing which was true as the flat and view from the balcony far exceeded our expectations. The Portugese wine and Scottish biscuits were a nice welcoming touch and the house book with details about how to work everything was much appreciated. The kitchen was well equipped and we enjoyed preparing breakfast, packing lunches for our hikes and on three occasions fixing dinner so we could sit on the balcony and take in the view. Our clothes were travel weary so the washer and dryer were out to good use. The first evening Helena met with us for a couple of hours and shared further details about the area. Lauterbrunnen is a charming village and a perfect gateway for the Berner Oberland area and only a fifteen minute walk from the flat. Camp Jungfrau is close and offers a small grocery plus a restaurant with Swiss dishes. We have stayed in many HomeAway rentals around the world and this was by far the best. It is in a class by itself. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to enjoy your flat and village. We would love to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Exceeded ALL our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

Words and photos just would not do this apartment and village any justice whatsoever. We have stayed in many places and apartments, but Helena & Mikes apartment is by far the most cared for, clean, spacious and truly felt like home for the week we stayed. So much thought gone into the needs of guests even down to slippers ... We are a family of 4 with 2 boys aged 15 and 20. They both enjoyed having a bed to themselves particularly our youngest who loved the mezzanine bedroom and having the whole of that floor to himself. The views are breathtaking by day and by night, we enjoyed our morning coffee watching the para gliders land and helicopters take off. There is so much to see and do close by and Helena was so approachable and enthusiastic to help and advise on places to visit. We will most definitely be visiting again!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Francis Flat - everything you need and more!

  • 5 of 5

A real home away from home with everything you could possibly need and then more! Fantastic hosts who offer so much advice not only about the apartment but also all of the activities available to you while on your holiday. We have travelled alot and have never ever found anywhere quite so welcoming. If you have left something at home, never fear, you will find it in this gorgeous apartment. The owners, Helena and Mike have thought of everything to make your stay one to remember forever. Can't possibly recommend this place highly enough. You have to experience it to believe it!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Boston, MA
5

Outstanding Apartment with Outstanding Owners

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is fantastic! My husband, young daughter, and I stayed here in May. It is spacious and modern with spectacular views of waterfalls (and, at least while we were there, sheep frequently grazing outside the window). Helena maintains the apartment in spotless condition, and she has thought of everything anyone could need while visiting, including a goodie basket featuring items from her and her husband’s countries of origin. There is plenty of storage space as well as a washer and dryer. We all slept comfortably here, and, while we were only three people, there is plenty of room for a group to spread out here, especially with the upstairs loft and outside deck. The apartment was convenient to everything we wanted to do in the area. I also want to note that we were briefly in Helena’s other property, but because there happened to be construction going on nearby during our stay, she spent 3 hours preparing this apartment for us and moving us so that the construction, which was no fault of hers, would not bother us. In fact, Helena is very responsive to all communication. She really went above and beyond, and I highly recommend a stay at one of her properties.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
145 Kilometres
Zurich
Nearest Golf
12.4 Kilometres
Neuhaus Golf Interlaken
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Lauterbrunnen
Nearest Motorway
10.5 Kilometres
Wilderswil
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
All Restaurants
Nearest Ski
4.5 Kilometres
Wengen / Murren
Car: not necessary

Lauterbruunen is one of the world's most dramatic valley's. 72 waterfalls, glaciers, surrounded by the well known mountains Eiger Monch & Jungfrau / UNESCO world Natural Heritage designation.The Top of Europe, where a train can reach, The Jungfraujoch is at your door step. Right on the opposite mountain the unique restaurant Schiltorn/Piz Gloria, where you can enjoy your 007 James Bond breakfast with champagne, while turning 360 degrees enjoying mountains and lake views. Lauterbrunnen offers a variety of activities, every January we have the World's downhill ski race, the race track is open to the public after the race. For more family fun sledging after a cheese fondue, or cross country ski on the front of the house, ice skating, turns into a tennis court in the Summer, paragliding next to the waterfalls, hang-gliding over the lake, ice/rock climbing,via ferrata, outdoor swimming pool in the middle of the village, skydiving, Golf and hiking.All this is waiting for you.

Other Activities: Hiking, Ice skating, Curling, Sledging, Snowboarding, Skydive, Scenic fly's over the Mountains, Heli Ski, Bike/Motorcycle/Quad Rental's

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Rates & Availability

Lauterbrunnen Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CHF
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,555
 
 
Later Summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,441
 
 
Autumn
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$1,037
 
 
Early Winter
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,244
 
 
Christmas & New Year's Eve
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,607
 
 
7 nights Stay Special Deal
Jan 1 2018 - Jan 31 2018
31 night minimum stay
$1,037
Flat fee
 
 
Ski Winter Season
Jan 7 2018 - Jan 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$1,244
 
 
Winter Season
Feb 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,555
 
 
Late Winter
Mar 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$1,441
 
 
Spring Season
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$1,441
 
 
Summer Season
Jun 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,555
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
4 night minimum stay
$1,441
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $311.01

Change - Over day is any day of the week for us, not just on Saturday's!
We accept payments via Pay Pal, Bank transfer or TransferWise.

Short stay's and long term stay's considered.

Rates based on 2 people (linen for bed in bedroom included, sofa-bed NOT included ).
Sofa-bed available on request, charged at 100.CHF per week, or part of.
Baby cot and Baby high chair available on request, charged at 20.CHF per child, per week, or part of.
Fold up bed for young child available on request, charged at 30.CHF per child, per week.
We request a payment to secure your booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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