Star Classification

Bed and Breakfast Switzerland is a partner of STF, but will remain an independent organization. New: BnBCH will become the official institution for the classification of all BnBs in Switzerland. The terms and conditions of Bed and Breakfast Switzerland are unchanged and will remain in effect. Due to the brand awareness of the official STF stars, BnBCH will benefit from the new cooperation regarding “Swissness” and quality.

Luxurious Class

Outstanding and exclusive facilities. Spacious. Stylish and luxurious interior with sophisticated comforts. Very well maintained, giving an exclusive overall impression. Luxurious bathroom. Deluxe 5-star breakfast buffet with mostly regional, homemade, and/or organic products.
Rich breakfast with different kinds of bread, dairy products (yogurt, cheese), eggs, various cold cuts (such as sausage, ham, bacon), muesli, cereals, fresh fruit, fruit juices, butter, honey, homemade jams, coffee, tea, cocoa.
Option 'V' = vegetarian but equivalent breakfast.

Minimum requirements:

  1. Private car park or public transport operating at 15-minute intervals (also on weekends).
  2. First impression of the real estate: luxurious.
  3. Garden, terrace or balcony for private use.
  4. Pool / Jacuzzi / sauna / steam bath / Spa / lake or river.
  5. Garden furniture: table, chairs, deckchairs, umbrella (at least 1 chair or deckchair per person) .
  6. Stylish furniture, in new condition, luxurious.
  7. Beds with slatted bed frames or equivalent.
  8. Beds with quality mattresses (latex, innerspring or foam), not older than 10 years (regularly cleaned) .
  9. Duvet, pillows, and sheets as good as new and of top quality.
  10. Daily bed making provided.
  11. Daily room cleaning provided.
  12. Wardrobe or coat rack in each room.
  13. Table with light and power supply within a radius of 2 metres.
  14. Wastepaper basket.
  15. Free Wi-Fi in the room.
  16. TV with a selection of international channels in the room.
  17. WC/shower or bath in the room.
  18. Luxurious bathroom.
  19. Bath towels as good as new and of top quality. 1 large bath towel and 2 hand towels per person .
  20. Daily bathroom cleaning provided.
  21. Deluxe 5-star breakfast buffet. Mostly regional, homemade, and/or organic products.
  22. Coffee maker available, tea, coffee, milk and sugar are provided.
  23. Welcome gift (e.g., fruit, chocolate, flowers, etc.).

First Class

Facilities for high demands. Facilities as good as new, well maintained quality, and outstanding comfort. First class overall impression with eye-catching coordinated designs and materials. First class bathroom. Deluxe 4-star breakfast with mostly regional, homemade, and/or organic products.
Different kinds of bread, dairy products (yogurt, cheese), eggs, various cold cuts (such as sausage, ham, bacon), muesli, cereals, fresh fruit, fruit juices, butter, honey, homemade jams, coffee, tea, cocoa.
Option 'V' = vegetarian but equivalent breakfast.

Minimum requirements:

  1. Private car park or public transport operating at 15-minute intervals (also on weekends).
  2. First impression of the real estate: first-class.
  3. Stylish furniture, in new condition, first-class.
  4. Beds with slatted bed frames or equivalent.
  5. Beds with quality mattresses (latex, innerspring or foam), not older than 10 years (regularly cleaned). .
  6. Duvet, pillows, and sheets as good as new and of good quality without wear marks.
  7. Wardrobe or coat rack in each room.
  8. Table with light and power supply within a radius of 2 metres.
  9. Wastepaper basket.
  10. Free Wi-Fi in the room.
  11. WC/shower or bath for guests (at least 1 shower and 1 toilet per rental party, maximum 4 people) .
  12. Bath towels as good as new and of good quality without wear marks. 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel per person. .
  13. Daily bathroom cleaning provided.
  14. Deluxe 4-star breakfast. Mostly regional, homemade, and/or organic products.
  15. Welcome gift (e.g., fruit, chocolate, flowers, etc.).
  16. Coffee maker available, tea, coffee, milk and sugar are provided.

Middle Class

Appealing facilities in good condition. Neat, well-maintained amenities with good comfort. Cosy and harmonious overall impression. Comfortable bathroom. Rich 3-star breakfast.
Different kinds of bread, milk products (yoghurt, cheese), eggs, various cold cuts (such as sausage, ham, bacon) muesli, cereals, fresh fruits, fruit juices, butter, honey, jams, coffee, tea, cocoa.
Option of 'V' = vegetarian but equivalent breakfast.

Minimum requirements:

  1. Private car park or public transport operating at 15-minute intervals (also on weekends).
  2. First impression of the real estate: middle class.
  3. Well-kept furniture, in good condition, middle class.
  4. Beds with slatted bed frames or equivalent.
  5. Beds with quality mattresses (latex, innerspring or foam), not older than 10 years (regularly cleaned) .
  6. Duvet, pillows, and sheets as good as new and of good quality without wear marks.
  7. Wardrobe or coat rack in each room.
  8. Internet connection or Wi-Fi in the room (charges may apply).
  9. WC/shower or bath for shared use with other guests (at least 1 shower and 1 toilet per 6 people). .
  10. Middle-class bathroom.
  11. Bath towels as good as new and of good quality without wear marks. 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel per person .
  12. Daily bathroom cleaning provided with several users or regular cleaning provided with private use .
  13. Rich 3-star breakfast.
  14. Welcome gift (e.g., fruit, chocolate, flowers, etc.).

Standard Class

Satisfactory facilities. Functional, friendly amenities with moderate comfort. Functionality is key. Solid overall impression. Functional bathroom. Standard 2-star breakfast.
Brot, Konfitüre, Butter, Honig, frische Bread, jam, butter, honey, fresh fruit, fruit juices, coffee, tea and cocoa.

Minimum requirements:

  1. First impression of the real estate: standard.
  2. Functional furniture, standard.
  3. Beds with slatted bed frames or equivalent.
  4. Bedding and linens: simple.
  5. WC/shower or bath for shared use with other guests and/or host family (at least 1 shower and 1 toilet per 6 people) .
  6. Standard bathroom.
  7. Bath towels standard. 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel per person. Standard. 1 Duschtuch, 1 Handtuch pro Person .
  8. Regular bathroom cleaning provided.
  9. Standard 2-star breakfast.
  10. Welcome gift (e.g., fruit, chocolate, flowers, etc.).

Simple Class

Necessary amenities are in place. Basic equipment with customized comfort. In ready-to-use condition. Simple bathroom. Simple 1-star breakfast.
Bread, butter, jam, coffee, tea and cocoa.

Minimum requirements:

  1. First impression of the real estate: simple.
  2. Simple furniture.
  3. Bedding and linens: simple.
  4. WC/shower or bath for shared use with other guests and/or the host family (at least 1 shower and 1 toilet per 6 people) .
  5. Simple bathroom.
  6. Bath towels standard. 1 bath towel and 1 hand towel per person.
  7. Regular bathroom cleaning provided.
  8. Simple 1-star breakfast.

No classification

The host prefers not to participate in the classification system. Nevertheless, the accommodation meets the minimum criteria.