INFORMATION

There are lots of interesting things about Interlaken, this beautiful region and the Hotel Krebs! We hope to help you discover the region with some tips and useful links.

OUR COORDINATES

Street name: Bahnhofstrasse 4

City: Interlaken

Post Code: CH-3800

Country: Switzerland

Latitude: 46.68442

Longitude: 7.85307

Hotel Krebs has a limited number of parking spaces, which are available at a cost of CHF 15.00 per day.

Unfortunately, we do not have our own parking spaces for buses. Groups in buses can unload passengers and baggage and in front of the Hotel entrance, however buses must park in a designated zone. For parking information on bus parking, please consult the link below.

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PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Interlaken offers a variety of well-connected public transportation options, which will bring you nearly anywhere safely and on time.   The Interlaken West trains station is a 2 minute walk from the Hotel Krebs, and is a hub for connections in the region, offering buses, trains and even a ferry terminal to get you anywhere you’d like to go.  To our valued guests, we provide a free public transportation card, which will allow you to use the buses and trains in the Interlaken area free of charge.

The link below will help you find any connections and timetables you need.

Fahrplan, SBB, Timetable, public transport, Swiss Federal Railways

INTERLAKEN

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The municipality of Interlaken, referred to as the “Bödeli”, rests between Lakes of Thun and Brienz.  Encased by the alps, this region of the Bernese Oberland is fascinating and a unique starting point for various day trips and adventures. For more information about Interlaken and the region,  the local tourist office will be happy to assist you. Click on the link below for more information.

Interlaken Tourismus, TOI, Tourist information office, Fremdenverkehrsbüro

Below are some more links to popular desitnations that may interest you:

JUNGFRAUJOCH TOP OF EUROPE

Jungfraujoch, Top of Europe, Sphinx, glacier, Ice Palace, Jungfrau Railways

NIEDERHORN

Niederhorn, cableway, observation mountain, breathtaking view, night-sledding

ST. BEATUS CAVES

St.Beatus caves, cave museum, stalactite caves, place of pilgrimage

LAKES OF THUN & BRIENZ

Navigation, Boat trips, Schloss Oberhofen, Schloss Spiez, Castle Thun, Lake of Thun

TRÜMMELBACH FALLS

Tümmelbach Falls, Lauterbrunnen, Stechelberg, underground waterfall

JUNGFRAU-PARK

Jungfraupark, Duplex Show, Magical Oberland, Children's Playground, Mysty Land

SWITZERLAND CAPITAL BERN

Swiss Capital, Federal house, bear pit, Clock tower, unesco world heritage

AARE CANYON

Aare Gorge, Meiringen, Grand Canyon in the Bernese Oberland, beautiful hiking trail

SCHILTHORN

Schilthorn, Piz Gloria, James Bond, revolving restaurant, most spectacular panorama

BRIENZ ROTHORN

Brienz-Rothorn railway, rack railway, steam locomotives, Planalp, Steam train

SWISS OPEN AIR MUSEUM BALLENBERG

Ballenberg, Swiss open-air museum, farm animals, traditional buildings

HARDER KULM

Harde Kulm, Top of Interlaken, cable car, viewing platform, hiking trails
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ACTIVITIES

Enjoy the beautiful mountain landscape on a quiet boat cruise, or go on a rafting/canyoning adventure on the nearby rivers. Take a hike above the clouds and enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the Swiss Alps. Whether you want to experience moments through the bird-eye view with a paragliding flight or cruise around the area on a bike tour, Interlaken offers plenty of different activities for all tastes and ages.

Our reception staff is happy to provide you information and to make reservations for your chosen activity.

Please find links to some events and partners below:

INTERLAKEN CLASSICS

Interlaken Classics, Meet Tomorrow's Classic Stars, Classic Festival, Nachwuchsförderung

UNSPUNNENFEST

Unspunnenfest, Alphirtenfest, Schwingen, Unspunnenstein, Steinstossen

LAUBERHORN RACE

Lauberhornrennen, Abfahrt, Ski Downhill Race, Slalom, Wengen, Ski, Snow

THUNERSEE-SPIELE

See-Bühne, Musical Cats, Lake Stage, Spectacular atmosphere

TOP OF EUROPE ICE MAGIC

Top of Europe Ice Magic, Schlittschuhlaufen, grosses Eisfeld, Ice skating, large ice field

GREENFIELD FESTIVAL

Greenfield Festival, Open Air, Airfield, Music, Punkrock, Rock, Crossover

JUNGFRAU-MARATHON

Jungfrau Marathon, Bergmarathon, Jungfau-Meile, Minirun, Swiss Alpine Marathon

TRUCKER & COUNTRY FESTVAL

Trucker & Country Festival, live music, linedance, trucks, show, motorbikes

TELLSPIELE

Tellspiele, Wilhelm Tell, Friedrich Schiller, Freilichtspiele, national hero

TOUCH THE MOUNTAINS

Touch te mountain, Harderpotschete, Silvester, Jänner Knacker, live music, Kozert

SWISS ECONOMIC FORUM

Swiss Economic Forum, SEF, Congress Center, Seminar, Konferenz

Hotel Krebs History

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The Hotel Krebs – Over 130 years of hospitality
The Pension Krebs was built on Interlaken’s Bahnhofstrasse in 1875, when it was founded and owned by the Krebs family. As well as the guest house, there was also a large barn and stables. The Bahnhofstrasse had not yet been tarred at that time and was surrounded by fields. Over time, various small shops came to line the streets around the hotel.

People came to Interlaken from all over the world, with the destination becoming a well-known and popular health resort and spa town. After bathing or enjoyingthe waters, people would meet in the Kursaalgarten gardens or at the pavilion on Höheweg for a concert, or to simply to discuss the issues of the day. A room without running water  at the time cost CHF 2.50, breakfast was CHF 1.50 and dinner would set you back between CHF 2.50 to 3.00.

In 1890, an eastern wing was added to the guest house, with a western wing being built in 1927; this was also the year in which all rooms were provided with washbasins and running water. The hotel had just one bathroom, although it was a large and particularly fashionable room.

With the outbreak of the Second World War, an army corps was billeted in the Krebs. The warm atmosphere and the care and attention given to the officers helped to make them feel “at home” even in unfamiliar surroundings.

From 1947 onwards, guests from all over the world began to return to the hotel and more building work was undertaken, with the addition of a lift, a bar, electric lighting in all halls, as well as a restaurant. For 130 years, four generations of the Krebs family, and later the Koschak-Krebs family managed the hotel.

And this tradition of being a family-run hotel continues today: Since 2005, the hotel has been owned by the Kwon-Kim family. Following a complete renovation, the Hotel Krebs Interlaken re-opened on June 1st 2008 as a 4-star boutique hotel.

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