"the oldest alpine-hotel in Switzerland" Top 5 Page for this destination Berghotel Faulhorn Tip by globetrott
Berghotel Faulhorn, Grindelwald: 23 reviews and 3 photos
The Hotel on top of the Faulhorn with a height of 2681meters above sea-level is not only the highest alpine hotel, but also the oldest. It dates back to the year 1830 and the first tourists were taken there by horses or alpine-chairs, carried by locals. Today you may at least take the cable-car to First and have to hike the rest - about 2 hours on a partly quite steep path) in order to be able to enjoy the 360 degree-panorama with Eiger - Moench - Jungfrau - Wetterhorn - Schreckhorn - Brienzer Rothorn and many more.
between end of june and October 20th !!
for other dates, you better phone them in advance !!
Unique Qualities: In Faulhorn-hotel you are really off the beaten path - it is besides Weberhuette the only hotel and restaurant at the hiking-path between Schynigge Platte and First.
Address: Faulhorn Summit, Grindelwald, 3818 , Switzerland
Price Comparison: less expensive than average
Directions: Faulhorn is between First and Schynigge Platte, you may reach it by hiking from First within 2 hours. Half of the path is almost flat, the other half is quite steep !!
Phone: %B%CB%S4033 853 2713
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