Hoppid is the word you will hear often in Brienz
and it means "hello", "good morning!" Actually hopp is the
singular and hoppid is the plural form.
Brienz is the very well-known village of wood sculptures and
rests on the right side of the magical lake of the same name.
We wish you a hearty welcome at the Seehotel (hotel of the lake)
Bären, a modern house with a long tradition and hotel history
going way back over many centuries. It is located directly on
the shore of the lake and offers a breathtaking sight on the
lake and the surrounding magnificent and steep mountain slopes.
Since 1992 we are managing the Hotel and the “Bären” is today a
house full of intimate charm; it has been renovated with special
touch for the details and offers individual rooms and a personal
You will feel at home away from home and enjoy an restful and
Monique Werro and the international Bären team.
It is the policy of our hotel that our clients do show their faces in public areas.
Thank you for respecting our Swiss customs and traditions! A hearty welcome to you!