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CH1018242

Bern, Switzerland

Our non-profit settlement with around 20 apartments: our home is on the first and second floor  

Our non-profit settlement with around 20 apartments: our home is on the first and second floor  

our (small) balcony

our (small) balcony

dining table / entrance

dining table / entrance

kitchen / dining table

kitchen / dining table

master «bedroom» / combined with living room

master «bedroom» / combined with living room

living room / combined with master «bedroom»

living room / combined with master «bedroom»

Stairs within the apartment from the 1st to the 2nd floor  

Stairs within the apartment from the 1st to the 2nd floor  

children's room 01 on the 1st floor (one bed)

children's room 01 on the 1st floor (one bed)

children's room 01 (one bed)

children's room 01 (one bed)

children's room 02 (two beds)

children's room 02 (two beds)

Our settlement with courtyard and traffic-free street (our apartment is in house No. 15)  

Our settlement with courtyard and traffic-free street (our apartment is in house No. 15)  

View from the apartment into the courtyard  

View from the apartment into the courtyard  

The public swimming pool right on the «Aare» river (5 minutes on foot, free use)  

The public swimming pool right on the «Aare» river (5 minutes on foot, free use)  

The café «Wartsaal» on the ground floor of our settlement

The café «Wartsaal» on the ground floor of our settlement

Ein weiteres Familienbild

Ein weiteres Familienbild

Unsere drei Kinder im Innenhof vor dem ersten Schultag

Unsere drei Kinder im Innenhof vor dem ersten Schultag

Unsere Familie in den letzten Ferien

Unsere Familie in den letzten Ferien

100 m next to our house: the attractive organic shop; Bakery, food wholesaler, library and others reachable in 0-5'

100 m next to our house: the attractive organic shop; Bakery, food wholesaler, library and others reachable in 0-5'

Sharing is caring: there are numerous rental cargo bikes like this in Bern!

Sharing is caring: there are numerous rental cargo bikes like this in Bern!

In the underground car park of our house there are two mobility sharing cars, another 150 in the whole city.

In the underground car park of our house there are two mobility sharing cars, another 150 in the whole city.

Unsere drei Kinder: Luc (9) and the Twins (7)

Unsere drei Kinder: Luc (9) and the Twins (7)

For active people: there are several outdoor climbing parks, skater parks and pump tracks in and around Bern

For active people: there are several outdoor climbing parks, skater parks and pump tracks in and around Bern

Silver

Member since

2019


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
April 09, 2022 - April 23, 2022 1 weeks
July 30, 2022 - August 06, 2022 1 weeks
September 24, 2022 - October 15, 2022 2 weeks
April 07, 2023 - April 22, 2023 1 weeks

Modern duplex apartment for families in a lively district, close to the center, the river and life :-)  

The modern, bright apartment has 4 rooms on 2 floors (120 m2) and is one of 20 apartments in a non-profit settlement with its own courtyard, common rooms and a friendly café in the house. The apartment is located in a lively district: the Lorraine / Breitenrain district in Bern with numerous small (organic) shops, well served by public transport and sharing offers. Our place is also inhabited by our cat Frida, who is fed by neighbors after consultation.
Facts & Figures: 2nd floor: open kitchen/living room and «master-bedroom» as an open space living area. 1st floor: 2 children's rooms with 1 and 2 bunk beds (0.90x1.90) plus a spare mattress available. 1 toilet / 1 bathroom. Kitchen with dishwasher and all the usual odds and ends; Laundry room in the basement with 3 washing machines and drying rooms.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 3 Children
  • 3 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • PR Consultant
  • Social worker

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In a small town
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 6
  • Living Area: 120 m2
  • Total Area: 120 m2

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Hot tub or jacuzzi
  • Central heating
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 8

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Pet care wanted

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Croatia
  • Switzerland
  • England, UK
  • Greece
  • Spain
  • Italy
  • France
  • Belgium

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français
  • Español
  • Deutsch
  • Português

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Zürich ZRH - 130 km

Our lively «Lorraine» district is 10 min. on foot or 3 bus stops from Bern's main station and is located directly by the Aare and is very lively, thanks to committed residents, many small shops, businesses and cafes - be careful: you can easily get around the area fall in love!
Read more: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorraine_(Bern)

The city of Bern (140,000 inhabitants) is the capital of Switzerland and offers many opportunities for exciting holidays. Furthermore, you are in 1-hour distance by public transport to the Jura with its rugged landscape, in the Berner Oberland with its diverse mountains or in other attractive Swiss cities such as Lucerne, Zurich, Basel or Lausanne.
Read more: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bern // https://www.bern.com/de/home

Occupation

  • PR Consultant
  • Social worker

Children

  • Boy - Age: 11
  • Boy - Age: 9
  • Girl - Age: 9

Pets

  • Cat