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    Jailhotel Loewengraben

    Loewengraben 18, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent3%
          • Very good14%
          • Average24%
          • Poor21%
          • Terrible38%
          13 Apr 2017
          “Mixed Feelings”
          12 Feb 2017
          “This hotel wouldn't appeal to everyone. OK for overnight.”
          Free Internet
          Breakfast Buffet
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
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          Family Rooms
          Wheelchair Access
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 5 October 2012

          I get the novelty of using an old jail as a hotel, but this place hasn't even been converted. The rooms are just the same as when it was a jail, except now they put two guests per cell that was designed for one prisoner....More

          1  Thank Amanda F
          Reviewed 30 September 2012

          Stayed here for one night as part of Topdeck tour. Room very small with no room to sides of double bed. No curtains on window. Walls not painted and very dirty. Floors looked like they had never been cleaned either. Shower and toilet okay. In...More

          2  Thank MartyMerman
          Reviewed 18 September 2012

          Great for a back packer, terrible for business. Internet not working, no tv, but then again. This is jail! Location great, reasonably priced, for luzern! Breakfast was sparse. Enjoy your time in jail.

          1  Thank Wazzabk
          Reviewed 18 September 2012

          Stayed with friends one night at the Jailhotel in Lucerne via a 'Dein Deal'. Well situated in the old town near the river. We reserved 1 double & 1 twin room 'Most Wanted'. Modern entrance straight into the prison world... they kept it pretty authentic!!...More

          Thank Memphis56
          Reviewed 26 August 2012

          I booked this hotel for two nights 03 Aug and 04 Aug 2012. This hotel is horrible. They don’t have fan for the summer and no heating for the winter. They even not bother to clean you room (mine was not got cleaned in two...More

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          "It was what it was, a prison. Some of the rooms were bigger."
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          "Rooms don't have Air conditioner units"
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