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A new generation full of passion and ideas

More than anything else, a hotel lives from its hosts. At the Hotel Ermitage, you will be looked after by a passionate, young team led by host Thomas Streuli, and you will be treated to culinary delights by our chef David Richards and his team. 

                 David Richards                                  Thomas Streuli                                     Orlando Senden
                Our kitchen chef                       Our host, graduated Hotelier HF                    Our head of service   
           "Cooking for me is the                      "Seeing guests smiling,                            "To pamper guests with good

            combination of passion                is the greatest satisfaction for me."             service and charm, thats what 

            and creativity"                                                                                         my team and I give everything for."

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Our owners: Lukas Eichenberger and Roger Burkhardt founded the SMTA Group AG in 2020, an umbrella organisation under which several traditional hotels are to be merged into a small, efficient hotel group. The Hotel Ermitage is the cornerstone. The two also run the Hotel Kreuz in Bern with the traditional restaurant "Bärenhöfli" and the Kreuz Congress Centre with 13 conference rooms. 

Our hosts:

Thomas Streuli, Operations Manager

Lukas Eichenberger, Managing Director

Luke Eichenberger

Board President / Owner

Alain Mischler

Managing Director / Head of Kitchen interim

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Alexandra Matyga

Kitchen help/dessert queen

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Alfredo Miguel Silva Lopes

assistant cook

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Ines Da Silva Coelho Monteiro

Responsible Housekeeping 

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Diana Cristina Pinlo Coelho 

Housekeeping  / Buffet

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Larissa Naomi Eyman
Oedul Armagan/Eddie

Service / Reception

Service / Reception

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Larissa Schmid

Restaurant specialist in training
3rd year of apprenticeship

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Nathalie Grossen

breakfast lady

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Christine Marolf

Reception / administration / breakfast

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