Grand Hotel Regina Grindelwald
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
Photos of Grand Hotel Regina Grindelwald
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Hotel Regina Grindelwald
Travel Blogs from Grindelwald
... and friendly and supportive staff, plus Wengen itself with no vehicular access is a very relaxing village. I knew Grindelwald, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Switzerland would be quite different.
It's a pretty easy transfer, a train from Wengen (1,274 m) up to Kleine Scheidegg (2,061 m), change trains for one heading down the mountain to Grindelwald (1,034 m).
My fears about tourist numbers were confirmed as I ...
... barn where a large 500 liter pot of liquid cheese was rotating over a wood stoked fire. The rotator and the lights are the only electricity they have from a solar source. You can forget a hair dryer. The extreme temperature has to stay for at least a half an hour. They pull the pot off the fire and use the hot coals to dump in their wood burning stove to use for their dinner preparation. Nothing is wasted. The man then dips a large scoop ...
... see Interlaken and the Brienzersee to the North and we could see Grindelwald way down in the valley on the east. To the west, Wengen and Lauterbrunnen blended into one despite the difference in height of 500m.
... station. That's right, guys, we're in the mountain boonies now! (No emergencies, please, we wouldn't get to you). Our hotel is literally on a cliff, with PHENOMENAL views. We're in a tiny little mountain room with two down comforters for a bed, but we can view the Jungfrau mountain out our spectacular window, and it feels cozy and romantic. We also have a balcony maybe as big as our room, where we've already stood to watch the paragliders come down ...
... finding a tourist shop amongst the tons of watch shops, we chose wisely our magnets and headed back. This is a great place to do some hand-gliding! I will come back to try this :0)
Back on the bus and through some mountains..uughh..felt pukey..and we arrived at our destination: the bottom of the mountains to take a train to the half way point. Up we went and our guide, who was previosly rather serious and scary, went into a picture ...