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Hotel des Balances

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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the hotel. The location is beautiful. The hotel staff were courteous and helpful. The room was nice. It had an airconditoner which certainly helped. All in all, we really enjoyed our stay

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely hotel in heart of old Lucerne. Walk to everything. Very comfortable beds and five star restaurant worth a splurge. No gym though. :( Lovely staff. Very comfortable beds. View from lake porch is gorgeous.

Thank vjny
Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 12 January 2018

Dear vjny, thank you a lot for your wonderful rating! We are glad that you fully enjoyed your stay with us. We are looking forward to welcome you back.

Reviewed yesterday

Great place and view ! We loved the front desk staff as they were very helpful and kind. The room was small and we were grateful to get the balcony. It was very hot in Lucerne while we were there. No AC, but they did...More

Thank carb-lover
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While the location is nice, beware. The price is excessive, especially if you do not get a room facing the river. The rooms on the entry side of the building are loud. There is no air conditioning, so in the summer you must sleep with...More

Thank Doug A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed in the double room with river view which was massive & we really made the most of the view even enjoying dinner on the balcony one night. The location is very central making it perfect to explore & for day trips up the...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$238 - US$595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lucerne
#5 Business Hotel in Lucerne
#7 Romantic Hotel in Lucerne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$238 - US$595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lucerne
#5 Business Hotel in Lucerne
#7 Romantic Hotel in Lucerne
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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wcsox05
17 January 2018|
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Response from gmeak | Reviewed this property |
The rooms are not air conditioned, but generally have huge windows and/or French doors , all of which have automatic screens. The buttons next to the bed operate the screens. They were SO fun to discover and play with. As... More
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Yin74
27 May 2017|
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Response from traceyb20 | Reviewed this property |
It's a 5 minute easy walk, maybe 10 at most if you walk slowly and have luggage
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Erika S
2 May 2017|
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Response from Balances | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Erika Thank you very much for your kind message. Exactly the train ticket is valid for the whole day so you can hop on on any train. Best regards
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"Overlooking the river"
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"Book a river view room with a balcony You will not regret it"
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"We had city view - ok but the view on the other side is excellent."
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