Located in the city center, with an exceptional view of the medieval Old Town and the impressive Alps, Swissôtel Kursaal Bern features a casino, 2 restaurants, 1 bar, garden lounge and a convention center. Free WiFi is available.

Renovated in 2020, all rooms at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern are of natural and sustainable atmosphere and decor.

At the Restaurant Yù you will get over 30 Asian gourmet specialties at the popular Asian Dream Buffet, while the Restaurant Giardino offers fine Italian cuisine.

The Kursaal bar offers fine drinks and, in summer, a stylish lounge area with views of the pond.

Guests have free access to the 24-hour fitness center with cardio machines. Underground parking is available for a surcharge.

The Bern-Wankdorf motorway exit is 1.2 mi away, and the main train station is 5 minutes away on tram line 9, stopping directly in front of the hotel. Guests benefit from free public transport in Bern.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Swissôtel Kursaal Bern has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 22, 2000
Hotel chain/brand: Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast Info


Private parking at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Swissôtel Kursaal Bern

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Kornhaus
    0.3 miles
  • French Church Bern
    0.3 miles
  • Bern Clock Tower
    0.3 miles
  • Einsteinhaus
    0.4 miles
  • Münster Cathedral
    0.4 miles
  • House of Parliament Bern
    0.5 miles
  • Untertorbrücke
    0.5 miles
  • University of Bern
    0.5 miles
  • Bärengraben
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • PostFinance Arena
    1 miles
  • Wankdorf Stadium
    1 miles
  • Stade de Suisse
    1.1 miles
  • Inselspital
    1.2 miles
  • Paul Klee Museum
    1.2 miles
  • Rope Park Gantrisch
    12.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Aare
    0.6 miles
  • Mountain Gurten
    3.1 miles
  • Lake Thun
    19.3 miles
Public transit
  • Train Bern Train Station
    0.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Bern-Belp Airport
    3.7 miles
  • Basel-Mulhouse Airport
    44.9 miles
  • EuroAirport Basel–Mulhouse–Freiburg
    44.9 miles
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2 Restaurants On Site

    Restaurant Giardino

    Food: Mediterranean

    Restaurant Yù

    Food: Asian

Amenities of Swissôtel Kursaal Bern
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Casino
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs CHF 26 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Parking garage
  • Public transit tickets
Front Desk Services
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Until 12:00 PM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 17 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Visa Diners Club American Express Swissôtel Kursaal Bern accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that on the day of arrival, the booking confirmation is also valid as a public transport ticket (including transfer from Bern Airport).

Please note that from January until December 2020 the hotel rooms will be refurbished, one by one. This might lead to noise disturbances from Monday until Friday between 08:00 and 18:00.
During this period the bar, the restaurant, the meeting rooms and the casino will be open as usual.

FAQs about Swissôtel Kursaal Bern

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking
    • Parking garage
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Accessible parking

  • Swissôtel Kursaal Bern offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Casino
    • Fitness

  • The prices at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Swissôtel Kursaal Bern by:

    • Train 45min

  • Guests staying at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Room options at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Swissôtel Kursaal Bern has 2 restaurants:

    • Restaurant Giardino
    • Restaurant Yù

  • Swissôtel Kursaal Bern is 1,950 feet from the center of Bern.