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- very friendly service
- close to the action but quiet
- small rooms
- the cow motif gets a little tired
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From the cowhide-covered front desk to the edelweiss-print curtains, this budget hotel revels in its Swiss roots, but balances this indulgence with no-nonsense conveniences such as built-in pine furniture and tile baths (albeit with cow-print shower curtains). There isn't much space to stretch out, though, and the furnishings sometimes show their age. The adjoining restaurant, Crazy Cow, slings its own Swiss kitsch (Rösti-burgers) in an over-the-top display of milk cans, miniature Matterhorns, and the ubiquitous black-and-white bovines.
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Stayed in a 333 year-old building apartment (VRBO) a half block from Bern's famous Muenster and half a block from Clock Tower.
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