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4.3 out of 5

"Like: ambiance, location, staff friendliness Didn't like: carpeting needs cleaning; parking situation is difficult " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 17 Sep 2019

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Hotel Description

3-star hotel perfect for exploring Grindelwald

City center stay

Within a 5-minute walk of the hotel, you'll find Sportzentrum Grindelwald and Grindelwald - Wengen Ski Area. Also, First Cable Car is within half a mile (1 km) and Pfingstegg Cable Car is within 2 miles (3 km).

Free breakfast

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the free buffet breakfast each morning.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

The 39 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and minibars. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and hair dryers.

Standard Double Room (main or annex building)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$142* Per night/room Jun 7 - Jun 8

Standard Studio, Balcony (Chalet)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Single Room, Balcony

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony (3 people)

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Double Room, Balcony, Mountain View (Eiger)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony (4 people)

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Central Hotel Wolter ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Central Hotel Wolter

Everyone (2) Family (1)
4 out of 5
Like: ambiance, location, staff friendliness Didn't like: carpeting needs cleaning; parking situation is difficult

Posted by , from Winter Park, FL on Sep 17, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 4, 2019

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4 out of 5
The location is nice. It is very close to the train station. The room itself is clean. It has a small kitchen to make some food, but we rather just dine out for dinner. The staff is nice and very informative.

Posted by , from Los Angeles on Mar 29, 2015

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Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to June 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Shuttle services

The property is closed between October 18 and December 3.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Central Hotel Wolter. You'll have access to the indoor pool at a partner property. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Grindelwald hotel is smoke free.

  • 39 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Ski lift tickets
  • Ski equipment storage
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • Bar or lounge
  • 1 conference room
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Train station: Grindelwald Station (0.1 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Central Hotel Wolter offers 39 accommodations with minibars and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and hair dryers. This Grindelwald hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Well-lit path to entrance

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 9:30 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 24 hours prior to check-in. COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 10:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 4 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 30.0 per day.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: CHF 5 per pet, per day
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

This property accepts major credit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts major credit cards, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, Eurocard, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up, and the test must have been administered no more than 24 hours prior to check-in. COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 16 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Switzerland).

  • One child stays free
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Guests must provide health documentation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guests must provide a negative COVID-19 test result
  • Guests must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination
  • Negative COVID-19 test result must have been issued within a specific period before check-in: 24 hours
  • Minimum age for negative COVID-19 test result requirement: 16
  • Minimum age for proof of COVID-19 vaccination requirement: 16
  • COVID-19 vaccine must have been received a minimum number of days before check-in: 14
  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff does not wear personal protective equipment
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Clean & Safe (Switzerland)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.70 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: CHF 10 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: CHF 25 per day(66 ft away; open 24 hours)
  • Pet fee: CHF 5 per pet, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 30.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • One child 4 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 3 stars.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.