Des Alpes Hotel - Lucerne

Furrengasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6004  show map
 3 stars
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Des Alpes Hotel - Lucerne

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Breakfast room

Laundry
TV

Internet television

Elevator

Overview

The comfortable Des Alpes Hotel is rated 3 stars and offers elegant accommodation overlooking Alps and the Reuss River. Since 2007, it has been hosting guests in the center of Lucerne.

The hotel is 5 minutes' walk away from Jesuit Church, Lion Monument and Kapellbrücke. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Lucerne city center.

Guests will find souvenir shops and boutiques in the vicinity of the hotel.

It lies only 50 meters away from Lucerne train station. It takes around 50 minutes' drive to get to Zurich-Kloten airport, which is 50 km away.

Rooms

Des Alpes Hotel offers 45 rooms on 5 floors that come with television with satellite channels, complimentary Wi-Fi, a mini bar, pay television and a private balcony along with coffee/tea makers, an electric kettle and a fridge. Some rooms feature a superb view over the river. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The hotel offers a rich buffet breakfast served at the café. The onsite excellent restaurant specializes in international cuisine. Mr. Pickwick Pub and Hotel des Alpes Restaurant are located within 50 meters away.

Services

Guests can avail of an elevator, currency exchange and a car park as well as a meeting room, a business centre and a banquet hall.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   45.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast room
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Room view

  • City view
  • Lake view
  • River view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Furrengasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6004

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City Center
  • Lucerne
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mr. Pickwick Pub (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Hotel des Alpes Restaurant (cuisine: Swiss)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLucerneDes Alpes

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Switzerland

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Rooms and availability

Budget City Side Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
Room Description:

Standard|Budget Double City Side

Des Alpes photos Exterior Hotel information
Single Room
City view
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
Room Description:

TWIN ROOM SINGLE USE. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Des Alpes photos Room
Standard Triple Room
Lake view
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
Superior Room
Lake view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More

Des Alpes Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Galerie 641.7 mi
  • Berg Pilatus2.0 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center2000 ft
  • Grand Casino Lucerne2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Kapellbrücke400 ft
  • Gemeindeverwaltung1.7 mi
  • Stiftung Kunstkeller Kriens1.8 mi

Train stations

Convention centers

  • KKL Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne1000 ft
  • Messe Luzern1.7 mi

Shopping areas

  • Hertenstein street700 ft

Amusement

  • Scala Kino1.7 mi
  • Bowling-Center Littau-Luzern1.9 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Chapel Bridge400 ft
  • Jesuit Church700 ft
  • Musegg Wall1000 ft
  • Franciscan Church 1000 ft
  • Spreuer Bridge1400 ft
  • Lion Monument2300 ft
  • Château Gütsch3000 ft

Museums

  • Rosengart Collection Lucerne 1000 ft
  • Glacier Garden Lucerne2300 ft
  • Swiss Museum of Transport1.3 mi
  • Museum im Bellpark1.7 mi

Marina

  • Lake Luzern400 ft

Local attractions

  • Richard Wagner Museum1.2 mi
    Richard Wagner Weg 27, Lucerne
  • Glasi Hergiswil4.8 mi
    Seestrasse 12, Hergiswil
  • Verkehrshaus der Schweiz 1.3 mi
    Lidostrasse, 5, Lucerne

Near the hotel

  • Chapel Bridge 200 ft
    City Center, Lucerne
  • Mt. Rigi800 ft
    LucerneSwitzerland
  • Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre 1200 ft
    Europaplatz 1, Lucerne
  • Lucerne Concert Hall1400 ft
    Hirschmattstrasse 13, Lucerne
  • Lake Luzern600 ft
    LucerneSwitzerland
  • The Rosengart Collection1100 ft
    Pilatusstrasse 10, Lucerne
  • Modern Art Museum1300 ft
    Europaplatz 1, Lucerne

Restaurants nearby

  • Mr. Pickwick Pub100 ft

    Address: Rathausquai 6
    Phone: +41 41 410 59 27

    52% likes this, based on 98 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 34

  • Ristorante/Pizzeria Zum Weissen Kreuz300 ft

    Address: Furrengasse 19
    Phone: 0041 41 418 82 20

    69% likes this, based on 104 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian, European
    Price Range: USD 20 - USD 75

  • Da Ernesto200 ft

    Address: Rathausquai 11
    Phone: 041 410 17 44

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 12 - USD 65

  • Hotel des Alpes Restaurant100 ft

    Address: Rathausquai 5
    Phone: 417 20 60

    63% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss

  • Li Tai Pe200 ft

    Address: Furrengasse 14
    Phone: 041 410 10 23

    66% likes this, based on 89 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian fusion, Chinese, Dim Sum
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 111

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLucerneDes Alpes

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Switzerland

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Des Alpes Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Des Alpes

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 494 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.8

    The location is very good. U can book the room face to Kapellbrucke. The view is very nice!!!

  • Family with children
    4.2

    The only advantage is the proximity to the city and view of chapel bridge.

    We booked for 2 riverview triple room for 2 nights. We were given 2 rooms of different dimensions and facilities even though we were charged the same for both rooms. Breakfast is just basic. Maintenance is poor. The sink was clogged in one room and there was no cooling in the minibar in the other.There is no a/c, however a table fan was provided. Since it was very hot and humid in August we had to open the windows only to invite wasps and bees.

  • Single
    4.6

    The location is convenient for all activities in Luzern.

    This hotel is extremely overpriced. For about $170 per night, I was put in a tiny, claustrophobia-inducing attic room that was smaller than most university dorm rooms. A hotel's first priority should be to provide a comfortable place to rest. The mattress was simply unacceptable. The carpeting throughout the hotel and especially in my room was heavily worn and poorly maintained. Because my room was right below the seemingly uninsulated roof, the room got extremely warm and stuffy which could only be alleviated a little by opening the small window and turning the fan on high. The breakfast consisted of very ordinary bakery and deli goods, and canned fruit cocktail. All of these issues draw me to conclude that the hotel is more interested in maximizing profit rather than providing a high quality service to travellers.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The position of this hotel is very good. One feels secure as the key system works well. The breakfast was great.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The location was great! The staff was very helpful with storing our bags when we got there before check-in and after we checked out.

    The floor boards in the room were very squeaky and the motion censored light in the bathroom made it impossible to use the bathroom in the middle of the night without waking up my husband.

  • Couple
    4.2

    terrible hotel. no service. run down building and the room is shut. check-out at 1100 AM very inconvenient . All this for the outrageously high price of 195 SF. terrible value for the money.

    I liked nothing except the location. otherwise the hotel is terrible and so is the service. I will never stay there again.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    We were very disappointed in the quality of many of the staff at Hotel Des Alpes. Most were unhelpful and unfriendly. While the rooms and food were fine for the cost, I would not recommend this hotel and would certainly not return.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Beautiful view from our balcony

    Not easily accessable by car, and the parking they suggest is 2 chf per hour.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    I had a single room with a lake/river view on 3rd floor and it was just the right height to be away from any street noise while enjoying the views. The wireless internet worked flawlessly from my room throughout my stay. Breakfast on the hotel balcony was a treat with all the usual - yogurt, meats, cheeses, breads, juices. The location couldn't have been better - so close to the train station and easy to get to the buses.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The location can't be beat and the breakfast has very good variety. Very friendly staff and nice selection of room types.

  • Single
    9.6

    Great location. If you travel by train it will take you about 7-10 minutes (on foot) to get from the railway station to the hotel. Walls of all rooms are painted with the views of Zurich )

  • Couple
    5.4

    Proximity to old town centre. Iconic view towards Chapel Bridge.

    Room a little run down and in poor state of cleanliness, we found bugs crawling on bed. Breakfast lack of choices, not even on par with those in typical business hotel. Nearest parking facilities are 10 minutes away by walking and driving to the hotel through the pedestrian zone is not funny. Unless view is prime concern, we will not recommend this hotel especially to driver.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    We enjoyed it very much and its location is super!

    everything was great! maybe you can reserve more tabels outside for hotel guests.

  • Couple
    6.2

    The Location and the WiFi reception were excellent

    I think this hotel is a bit over priced. The interia is poor, we had to ask for very obvious services

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The view from room overlooking the lake and bridge is awesome.

    Morning cleanup could be more complete. For example, cups are not cleaned.

How to reach hotel

hotel Des Alpes Hotel - Lucerne Lucerne location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Furrengasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6004

Get directions
City Center
  • Lucerne
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Mr. Pickwick Pub (cuisine: British)
    100 ft
  • Hotel des Alpes Restaurant (cuisine: Swiss)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    45

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLucerneDes Alpes

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Switzerland

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