Nice hotel with mountain views
Finding the hotel proved to be a bit of a hassle because on the building it says Hotel Baren but our booking from Expedia said Hotel Baeren located in Reichenbach. Also it's located in Kiental which is on the mountainside and not Reichenbach which is down in the valley. We arrived in the area by car at about 4:30pm after driving from Augsburg, Germany and drove by the hotel the first time until we realized we were lost. On the way back we stopped at the Hotel Baren and when we showed them the print out from Expedia they said the Hotel Baeren was down in the valley in Reichenbach. However, when we found the Hotel Baeren they didn't have our reservation and called the Hotel Baren who had our reservation so we had to drive back up the mountain to Kiental. As we had to be in Interlaken for a 6:00pm tour we quickly unpacked and just made our tour in time. The room was rustic with no soap or shampoo in the bathroom but the room was clean, the beds were comfortable and the view from the balcony was breathtaking. The breakfast buffet which was included with the price of the room was good and the restaurant was open late for dinner. Having a grocery store across the street was also very convenient. If you stay at this hotel just be prepared to drive up a mountainside with a very narrow winding road. The pay back is the view of surrounding mountains and picturesque Swiss chalets with their flower boxes. It's about a 45 minute drive from Interlaken.