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Hotel Alpina Luzern

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Read other reviews below and found out about the smell of cigarettes so I agree with that. For me the room is big enough for 3 adutls but a bit dark at the front of our room we have walk further then came back to activate the light. To check in & out, breakfast at the monopol is not the...

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Dublin, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first impression was bad and was not improved over the 3 night stay. I booked the hotel, because it was near the train station and we would not have to haul our luggage far. We got to the hotel only to learn that we had to go back to the Monopol Hotel to checkin. The Alpina reception had been...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, in the centre of the city. The hotel itself is an old building but the rooms were very clean and a reasonable size with comfortable chairs and writing desk. There is a lift,albeit very small but functional. As there is no reception or staff at the Alpina, you are required to check in at the 4 star sister...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We stayed here for 2 days in February. From outside hotel looks classy, nice. But there is no receptionist, you have to walk around the corner check in with another Hotel, Metropol. The room just been repainted, we can smell the fresh paint, we had to open the door to get the smell out.The wood floor underneath the carpet is...

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Hotel_MONOPOL_Luzern, Manager at Hotel Alpina Luzern, responded to this review

Dear Huy1270, Thank you very much for your stay in our hotel ALPINA Lucerne and taking the time to give us your important feedback. We are very sorry that you experience did not meet your expectations; please allow us to express our sincere apologies. The Hotel **** MONOPOL Lucerne is our sister Hotel. In winter season is always the reception...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This hotel is very close to train, bus and cruise station, it is very convenient in Lucerne for traveller to go wherever they want and do whatever they need. The hotel is clean, friendly staff and value for money.

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Montreux, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Extremely clean, in the center of the city, practical, just two steps from the railway station, this hotel is my regular choice when coming to the city for a concert at the KKL concert hall or any other city event. The service is smooth, the room is spotless. During the winter months, the check-in is in the hotel Monopol, just...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Hotel Alpina is very friendly, clean and has a great location beside the rail station in Lucerne. Within minutes you cancan aso be at the lake and in the centre of Lucerne. The staff were very helpful in arranging both an early check-in and late check-out for me, and we're happy to keep my case in the lobby while I...

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Chardonne, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I was staying at the Alpina for one night. Was arriving late and left very early in the morning. Alpina is a very comfortable hotel very close to the train station. The room was fine and quiet to inner court. Can only recommend

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2Thank Thomas M
Plettenberg Bay
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We were very impressed with the service we received. We booked a room in the sister hotel (Alpina). When we arrived, we were told that we could check in at Hotel Monopol, just next to hotel Alpina (at no extra cost) because there were rooms available. Hotel Alpina is a three star hotel, while Monopol a four star. It was...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Comfortable hotel right next to train station. I arrived late at night and left early in the morning, so I didn't see much of it. But everything was as expected. Very clean. Very good value and the location, right at the train station, is perfect.

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel ALPINA Lucerne, directly at the train station Lucerne and KKL Culture and Convention Centre (no taxi), in the middle of the city center, at the lake Lucerne, the world famous Chapel Bridge and all points of interest. Only 3 minutes by S-Train away from the Fair / Messe Lucerne. The well-tended, cosy and reasonably priced 3-Star Hotel *** ALPINA Lucerne is situated at the most central TOP-location (train station, city center, lake Lucerne, fair, center hotels lucerne). A CORDIAL WELCOME in Lucerne Hotels ALPINA Luzern. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alpina Luzern

Address: Frankenstrasse 6, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Price Range: RM618 - RM1,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alpina Luzern 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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