Pet friendly
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Private Bathroom
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Non-smoking rooms

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 guests since Dec 22, 2000
Hotel chain/brand: Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts

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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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do we get free Bern transport card when booking this hotel?
    Yes, you get a free transport card with your booking at check in. If you arrive with the public transport you can use the confirmation as a ticket fro..
    Answered on February 1, 2021
  • Do you allow small dogs? If so, what is the nightly charge please? Thank you.
    Dear Guest We do allow dogs and we charge CHF 25.00 per night. Have a nice day Kind regards Barbara Pfister
    Answered on January 18, 2021
  • what is the breakfast like? is it an extensive buffet? Also what coffee machine is in a classic or premium room. is there a kettle?
    Dear guest our breakfast is an extensive buffet with cold and hot dishes; all room categories do have coffee maschine and kettle. Kind regards
    Answered on October 15, 2022
  • Hi, do you have connecting rooms?
    Hello Thanks for your question. No, we do not have any connecting rooms. We could just make your room next to others by request. Best Regards, Hotel Team
    Answered on July 5, 2022
  • Hello do you have connecting rooms? if so, which do I book to ensure there is a door between two rooms for my young children? Thanks
    Dear guest we are sorry to let you know that we do not have rooms with connecting doors. Kind regards Bettina J
    Answered on September 6, 2022
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Hotel area info *
2 Restaurants On Site

    Restaurant Giardino

    Food: Mediterranean

    Restaurant Yù

    Food: Asian

Amenities of Swissôtel Kursaal Bern
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Casino
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs CHF 26.0 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • 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
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Fitness
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Russian

House rules

Swissôtel Kursaal Bern takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 17 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

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.

Restaurant Yù: Closed from Tue, Jul 06, 2021 until Tue, Aug 31, 2021

FAQs about Swissôtel Kursaal Bern

  • Swissôtel Kursaal Bern has 2 restaurants:

    • Restaurant Giardino
    • Restaurant Yù

  • Guests staying at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • Room options at Swissôtel Kursaal Bern include:

    • Double
    • Twin

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

    • Train 45min

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

    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Casino
    • Fitness

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

  • 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.

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