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The Michel-Breitenstein family warmly welcomes you at the Hotel Gletschergarten in Grindelwald. Gabriela and Gerhard have taken over the Family business from Gabrielas parents, Elsbeth and Finn Breitenstein, after long-standing  collaboration. They now run the hotel in the 4th Generation already. Gabriela and Gerhard have got three sons, Matthias (24), Lars (23) and Nils (16) who support them actively.

After Highschool Matthias worked at the Tourist Office in Wengen for ohne year and spent three months in Ecuador in order to learn spanish. He has started his bachelor studiest at the University of applied science in tourism in Samedan in the canton of Graubünden. He worked in New York City for Switzerland Tourism for one year.

After his military service as quartermaster sergeant and language courses in Oxford and Valencia Lars started his studies at the Swiss Hospitality Management school in Lucerne. He worked in the kitchen at the hotel The Omnia in Zermatt and the following two summers in the front of the house at the restaurant KOKS in Kirkjubøur on the Faroe Islands.


Nils is in Highschool in Interlaken and goes, like his brothers, every summer to Denmark in order to learn his grandfathers mother tongue, danish. He also went on an exchange trip to Japan with the school from Grindelwald.

Chalet-Hotel Gletschergarten  |   Obere Gletscherstrasse 1   |   3818 Grindelwald, Schweiz   |   Telefon +41 33 853 17 21   |   info@hotel-gletschergarten.ch  
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