Schloss Hünigen, Konolfingen
|Freimettigenstrasse 9, 3510, Konolfingen, Bern canton, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Schloss HünigenEnjoying a fabulous location, surrounded by magnificent parkland, Schloss Hünigen is situated in a carefully restored 16th century castle. After a long and varied history, the castle reopened in 2013 and now offers luxurious accommodation, fine dining and exclusive events and celebrations in a magnificent heritage setting.
Schloss Hünigen offers guests great views of the Emmental valley and the hotel's gardens from its rooms and suites, and is an ideal spot for visiting this beautiful region, so close to the capital of Switzerland, Bern. One of the raisons d'être of the hotel is the organisation of unique celebrations, seminars and workshops, and Schloss Hünigen has a number of exclusive spaces of all sizes, tailor made for any type of event. The hotel's rooms are located in the original historic castle and the garden pavilion, and feature a unique blend of magnificently restored heritage décor, with exposed beams, noble timber flooring and a careful selection of vintage and antique furniture, with modern design elements and amenities.
Fine cuisine is not forgotten at Schloss Hünigen, and the hotel has a number of dining options, from the gastronomic Rosarium restaurant, with thirteen Gault Millau points in the charming atmosphere of the famed rose garden, to the unique Von Tavel, with its ground breaking Front Cooking concept. There is also an elegant lounge-bar, for moments of quiet relaxation with cocktails, fine wines and aperitifs.
Type of rooms: Schloss HünigenStandard Single Room:
These rooms are located in the main castle and have views of the park and the rose garden. One large single bed. Room size 15 sq m.
Standard Double Room:
The rooms are located in the main castle or a newly built garden pavilion and have a splendid view of the hotel garden and the gently rolling hills of the Emmental valley. One large double bed. Room size 20 sq m.
Superior Double Room:
Spacious rooms with views of the park and the rose garden, located in the renovated castle part of the building. These rooms are equipped with a double bed, a desk, telephone, radio, 32″ flat-screen TV with with national and international channels, safety deposit box and bathroom with bath tub, toilet, hairdryer and free toiletries. One large double bed. Room size 25 sq m.
Spacious junior suites with views of the park and the rose garden, located in the original castle part of the building. These rooms feature a king-size bed, a desk, telephone, radio, 32″ flat-screen TV with with national and international channels, safety deposit box and bathroom with bath tub, toilet, hairdryer and free toiletries. One extra-large double bed. Room size 30 sq m.
All rooms feature: 32-inch flat-screen TV; music and radio alarm system with loudspeakers and iPod connection; public wireless LAN; electric kettle with a selection of teas; hair dryer and safe; free parking.
Number of rooms: 49
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2013
Languages spoken: German, Croatian, Dutch, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Swedish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. Under Swiss federal and canton law, there are restrictions on smoking in indoor spaces. There is a dedicated smoking lounge in the basement.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Restaurant Rosarium open from Tuesday to Saturday, 09:00am. to 23:00pm.
Sunday, from 09:00am. to 14:00pm.
How to get here: From Berne: take the A6 towards Thun.
Exit at Rubigen, and continue via Münsingen to Konolfingen.
In the town centre, turn right in the direction of Thun and after 700 m, in Stalden. turn left, following signposts for Freimettigen / Castle Hünigen.
From Thun: take the A6 towards Berne.
Exit at Kiesen, and continue via Oberdiessbach towards Konolfingen.
In Stalden, turn right towards the castle.
GPS Coordinates: 46° 52' 21.87'' N 7° 37' 22.33'' E
Nearest airport: Bern Airport - 15,3 km.