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Hotel Murtenhof & Krone

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Never having been to the area I was excited as I drove into the arch through the old city wall. The old town area takes you back in time and I was further excited when I got into my room, opened the doors to the outside and looked down upon Lake Murten. The hotel is not high end but doesn't... More 

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Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Came here on a business trip always used by my company. Very comfortable with a wonderful view of the lake. Good choice for breakfast and excellent meal in the restaurant. Murten well worth a visit especially carnival time .

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Mississippi
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

We were at Hotel Murtenhof and Krone for one night in late September. The front desk was very friendly and helpful. The room (51) had a pretty lake view and was very large and clean. The bathroom was small but also clean and fine for a night, and there was an extra sink in the room which helped. Breakfast was... More 

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

We have only had snacks and cocktails in the glass enclosed Terrace Restaurant. The snacks were very good and the staff was super accommodating. The Hotel and Restaurant is family operated and you can tell. We will be back here for dinner and plan to stay in the Hotel next time.

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Irving, Texas
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

We used this hotel as a jumping off point for day trips (Bern, Avenches, Emmental) - location was perfect. The hotel appears as if it used to be two properties (Murtenhof and Krone) and then were merged (i.e. two entrances, two separate signs, two separate elevators). The rooms are unique - my friends had the room next door and we... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

Very friendly and helpful reception. Our room on the second floor had a wonderful lake view, was clean and comfortable enough. The bathroom had been updated but the room itself would benefit from a new look and a different paint colour than bright green. The breakfast was included and was fine. The hotel had an old time feel but without... More 

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El Cerrito, California
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Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for just one night and fortunately they out me in the largest suite as the hotel was fully booked. The Velga suite was like an apartment and wa ms brand new with top of the line fixtures. Add a beautiful view of the lack from the private terrace and who can complain! I saw a small room as... More 

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Illinois
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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed for two nights with another couple. We paid the same price but their room faced the lake and was considerably larger. The morning breakfast buffet was good with a nice view of the lake. The hotel is located in the old city and we enjoyed visiting the various shops and restaurants. They are not bashful about their prices.

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Harvey Western Australia
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Lovely historic hotel situated on edge of old town in murten. Lovely views of lake. We had a superior room on 1st floor, good sized with large windows overlooking the lake. Bathroom tiny with small shower only. Breakfast adequate served in lovely room overlooking the lake. Staff very helpful and friendly.

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Kanton Zürich
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

I stayed for three nights in this comfortable hotel. The sweeping views over the lake from the dining room and from the breakfast room are really awesome! The hotel is not flashy, but I appreiated the honest accommodation and freindly reception! A great plus is the dining room where hotel guests can make themselves a fresh cup of coffee throughout... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Hotel Murtenhof & Krone! The Hotel Murtenhof & Krone is a picturesque ensemble of striking, historic patricians’ houses in the middle of the old town of Murten. Enjoying a central but absolutely tranquil location, our stylish three-star hotel offers guests a fantastic view of Lake Murten. The Hotel Murtenhof & Krone features individually designed rooms and suites and friendly, personal service. Our restaurant offers fine cuisine perfectly complemented by an extensive wine list. More information on the services we offer can be found under «Seminars» and «Banquets». We also have a range of brochures on organizing and holding meetings, workshops, group events, seminars and conferences which we’ll be happy to send you on request. The team at the Hotel Murtenhof & Krone and the Joachim family look forward to welcoming you and would like to take this opportunity to wish you an enjoyable and relaxing stay in Murten. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Murtenhof & Krone

Address: Rathausgasse 1-3, Murten 3280, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Fribourg > Murten
Price Range: $195 - $338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Murtenhof & Krone 3*
Number of rooms: 57
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“I had room 55 which has balcony. The balcony and side windows look down into the restaurant. Patrons can see you on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Tazcatrophy, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“View of the lake”
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“I would have to say Lake View...”
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“Ask for the room with the round bed!”
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“Ask for a Lakeview room”
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