Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Stunning Apartment - Amazing Views - Still available 8 to 12 of August BOOK NOW

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


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

Helena Francis
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german, spanish, portuguese, Swiss German
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 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
  • 1 of 4


Lauterbrunnen Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • chalet
  • 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
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • 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
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • 6 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • 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
Francis flat is a top floor apartment ( two floors ) it has no elevator.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(55 traveler reviews)

Stunning Apartment - Amazing Views - Still available 8 to 12 of August BOOK NOW
average rating of 5.0 based on 59 reviews
Boston, MA

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
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Perfect for our May hiking/sightseeing vacation

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed at a lot of rentals, and Helena was one of the best hosts we've ever had. She made an effort to meet us and give us helpful advice on the area, and was extremely knowledgeable and warm. The property itself was conveniently located, spotlessly clean, comfortable, bright, and spacious. I will definitely try to stay at Helena's next time we're in Lauterbrunnen.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Simply perfect and beautiful chalet in Lauterbrunn

  • 5 of 5

The moment we made our booking to the end of our stay, Helena was amazing. Every question answered with enthusiasm and helpful hints

We arrived in their chalet and we were blown away! Great location, clean, well stocked and an amazing view. We walked everywhere and were able to catch the town shuttle right outside the chalet when needed

To sum it up, our stay in Lauterbrunnen and our new friendship with Helena, was the highlight of our 5 week European vacation. We can't wait to get back to Chalet Francis and Switzerland !

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Hertfordshire, England


  • 5 of 5

Helena's attention to detail to ensure you have a wonderful stay is second to none. The apartment is spotlessly clean, furnished beautifully and has everything you could possibly need for a wonderful stay in Lauterbrunnen. It's position with views down the valley is stunning.The bus stop in right outside the apartment block for easy transfer to and from the station. We have been coming to Lauterbrunnen for some years now and if we can book in to one of Helena's properties it is always our preference. Thank you Helena for a beautiful stay in a beautiful place.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Chalét Maravilhoso

  • 5 of 5

O chalet é uma gracinha, super bem montado, não nos faltou nada. Muito limpo e organizado. Mas o destaque vai para a Helena, uma pessoa daquelas que não existe em toda esquina. Super atenciosa e preocupada com o nosso bem estar na nossas férias. Foram dias lindos, começamos o ano de 2017 muito bem.

Esperamos um dia retornar a Suíça.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Wonderful flat in fabulous location

  • 5 of 5

We had breakfast on the balcony on the first morning of our stay drinking in the views of snow-covered peaks whilst we drank our coffee and ate croissant. It was perfect. This was our first experience of self-catering in the Bernese Oberland and Helena could not have made it easier for us. Both before and during our stay she was there with information and advice: her 'welcome' visit just after we arrived ensured that we felt at home very quickly (making it very difficult to leave at the end of our holiday).

The flat has very high standards of cleanliness and comfort ... we looked forward to our evening meals whilst we absorbed the breathtaking scenery all around us on walks and rail journeys during the day. Occasionally we ate out, building up an appetite for the rosti and bratwurst available at nearby restaurants. Although it is on the very edge of the town, access to the Coop, farm and a small local shop is easy. You do not have to go far for the regular bus service or a quick walk along the nearby river will take you into town.

The scenery is spectacular. The regional pass that allows you to travel on buses, most trains and cable cars, gondolas and lake steamers, is a worthwhile investment leaving any visitor to the region in awe of the landscape and the engineering that provides access to it. We felt it a real privilege to be able to holiday in such an area of outstanding beauty and an even greater privilege to have the opportunity to return as we will do in 2017.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
145 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
12.4 Kilometres
Neuhaus Golf Interlaken
Nearest Train
1.4 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10.5 Kilometres
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


Rates & Availability

Lauterbrunnen Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
Later Summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Winter
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
Christmas & New Year's Eve
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
Ski Winter Season
Jan 7 2018 - Jan 31 2018
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $301.69

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.

You might like these similar properties