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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 August 2012

A good standard hotel for it's price. The scenery from the infinty pool is amazing. The very friendly and helpful staff made it a great stay. Trip advisor forces me to write useless blabla to fill 200 signs...

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Reviewed 18 August 2012

I've just returned with the family from the Cambrian Adelboden. The hotel is stylish but unpretentious with one of the best views from a pool I've ever seen. Staff are friendly , decor really great and food lovely in the restaurant . Great activities offered and free use of mountain bikes to explore the great alpine countryside Will definitely return...

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2012

We stayed here in August 2012 with two children for a few nights. It really is a wonderful setting with spectacular views and easy access to the mountains. The hotel is a very high standard and the staff are friendly and helpful. We can highly recommend using the trottie bikes...great fun! My only criticism, and it is a small one,...

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Bedminster, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Stayed at this place several times before and had excellent experience, but have to say service and quality have significantly decreased in 2012. It seems this establishment has financial issues. Clearly under-staffed by people who are not having a good time on the job. It's basically become a self-service operation. It's virtually impossible to get the time of day from...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 8 August 2012

We stayed at the Cambrian for four nights and really liked it - the mountain views from our room and sun deck/pool were fabulous, the hotel is well designed giving it a nice look and feel. Beds are comfortable, and the rooms well equipped. After four nights we felt rested and relaxed. The choice and range of the buffet was...

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 August 2012

We have been living in Switzerland for several years and visited The Cambrian on many occasions since 2007. And it is far from the same hotel it used to be. Something has gone very wrong here. There are clearly management issues to deal with here. Pros: * The SPA is still nice. Dressing room is very nice. * Rooms are...

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london
Reviewed 6 August 2012

What more can I say? This is a great place to stay. Very stylish, very clean, incredible views across mountains and waterfalls, the bed is huge and supremely comfortable, breakfast is extensive and fantastic (and goes till 12 on Sundays, a very considerate move on their part). Oh, and room service is fast and very, very good, and after spending...

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Chicago
Reviewed 5 August 2012

SUMMARY There during the off-season (non ski season). The room was gorgeous with a beautiful view and the breakfast buffet was amazing. Room was clean and the design and the style of the whole property was amazing. That said, service in the bar was borderline awful and the prices, while on par with Adelboden as a whole (expensive), were totally...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 24 July 2012

The Cambrian is giving value for money! Of course, the Swiss franc makes it not the "cheapest deal" but nevertheless we felt like getting good value for money. The rooms: Modern alp style, lot of wood, straight lines, good space, nice bathroom. All pretty new and with good quality of equipments and fittings. We had a stunning view on the...

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Sussex
Reviewed 16 July 2012

We booked a suite here which was very nice and had a fab view but unfortunatley the hotel did not advise us until we arrived that they had a wedding the same weekend as our stay and that the restaurant would be closed and no room service available either. On the wedding day the public areas of the hotel were...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
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Restaurant The Cambrian
Restaurant The Cambrian
Cuisines: Swiss, European, Central European
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alpine authenticity meets design. We at The Cambrian passionately believe that during your stay, you should feel every bit as relaxed as you would in your own home. The Cambrian provides authentic local colour, cosmopolitan comfort and inspiring cuisine. It is sophisticated and reliable, and dedicated to providing its guests with unrivalled service. Explore, engage, enjoy, relax, restore and create experiences that will stay with you forever. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cambrian

Address: Dorfstrasse 7, Adelboden 3715, Switzerland (Formerly Solis Cambrian Adelboden Hotel and Spa)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bernese Oberland > Adelboden
Price Range: $275 - $867 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Cambrian 4.5*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
The Cambrian Adelboden Hotel And Spa
Solis Cambrian Hotel
Hotel Solis Cambrian
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Adelboden
#1 Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotel in Adelboden
#1 Luxury Hotel in Adelboden
#1 Family Hotel in Adelboden
#3 Romantic Hotel in Adelboden
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“View is so worth it!”
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  • Nice, no bath and lousy counter space (not a big deal)
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“room with balcony with panoramic view”
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“View over the valley”
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“Panorama view (otherwise looking at parking lot and another building across the street) and a high floor”
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“mountain view is a must”
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