Average Rating Great
Atmosphere 8.4
Staff 8.2
Location 8.7
Cleanliness 8.6
Facilities 8.3
Safety 8.3
Value 8.7

Interlaken - Balmers Hostel

23 Hauptstrasse Matten bei Interlaken, Interlaken, Switzerland, 3800 - Show map


Hostel overview

Balmers is the first Hostel in Switzerland established in 1907 with years of experience and know how. With our friendly staff and wonderful amenities coupled with the authentic Swiss chalet style experience your stay will be unique. It's the perfect place to party, meet like minded travellers and have fun.


Interlaken is set at the base of the Jungrfrau mountain range (the alps) in between two crystal blue lakes makes for a perfect picture postcard setting. Balmers is just outside Interlaken centre in an area called Matten. We are surrounded by mountains and green pastures set in a very pretty town.

  • Free City tours
  • Free Blanket
  • Free City maps
  • Free Car Parking
  • Free Internet / wi-fi
  • Free Linen
  • Free Pool table(s)
  • Free Ping pong table(s)

Info & Price

We are a renouned party hostel, so if you are looking to meet people, party in our club and experience all the adrenalin activities Interlaken has to offer we are the ones to stay with!

  • Free Blanket
  • Minimum age
  • Top or bottom bunk request (request only, hostel not obligated)
  • Power sockets
  • Key card access for Dorms
  • Hair dryer: On request
  • Free Housekeeping
  • Free Blanket
  • Hair dryer: On request
  • Power sockets
  • Cot / crib: On request

Visitors tax (Not included): fr2.85 cost per guest per day

For bookings of 15 guests or less:
Front desk:
Minimum age of at least 1 person to check in at the front desk: 18

Minimum age to stay in a dorm for the dates you have selected: 18

Private rooms:
Minimum age to stay in a private room for the dates you have selected: 18

For refundable rates:
Due to the Coronavirus, If your cancel your booking, a credit to your account will apply for future bookings. Credits are valid 2 years on thousands of properties.

This property does not have the capability to enable guests to self-isolate due to the communal nature of its facilities.

Payment type accepted: Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club, Cash, Visa Electron, Maestro

Our chalet is all wood style which can be a little noisy if people run around the hallways, we encourage people to be respectful of those who would like to sleep and offer free ear plugs. :-)
In the winter season our club is only open on weekends :-(

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