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Hotel Himmelrich

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Schattenbergstrasse 107, Kriens 6010, Switzerland
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Kriens
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Pointe aux Canonniers
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

I can't believe that with the location it has on top of the town , on a hill , near the forest and parc - with an amazing view it hasn't been developed properly. With the location they have - the amazing surroundings - they could have been a 5 star. But the rooms are basics and are furnished each... More

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Sion, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Positive: I enjoyed the view over the city of Luzern. Negative: The heating of the room did not work. The shower hose was broken. All breakfast cups were badly washed with leftover cereal. Employees do not know the word professionalism. Although the price is not high, the conditions are bad.

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Milton Freewater, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This hotel is not for the hard to please. It is at the top of a winding road. Not recommend finding it in the dark. The rooms were clean & spacious, but if the place was full would have been very noisy as the halls are not carpeted. The view was spectacular, the staff was accommodating. We were there 1st... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

We booked one night at this hotel for August 31 2013 and advised them that we will be arriving late at night. The hotel is located in the top of the hill. Neither our GPS nor cell phone navigator were able to give us the direction to the address listed on our reservation. After driving in the dark, ( no... More

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netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

This was one of the worst experiences, and something you don't expect in Switzerland. In fact, this is barely a hotel review since we were bounced out. After reserving, including a special comment that we would arrive late, the hotel was overbooked and they could not accommodate us. So the inconvenient trip uphill was in vain. Their solution was to... More

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Beaumont, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This hotel is fantastic!!! Beautiful view and amazing staff! The view was amazing, such a beautiful locaion! Make sure you have transportation to the hotel or are willing to pay 30 euro for a cab! It's definitely worth the cab ride! The rooms were clean and well-kept and HUGE and the staff were so helpful! They went out of their... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Pros: The view is incredible - but then again, there are few places in Switzerland where it isn't. Camping, for instance. Camping in Switzerland has incredible views. And a similar level of service and amenities. Cons: Overbooking is very common at this hotel and you will be rerouted (upon arrival, no prior notice), to more run-down hotels far out of... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The hotel is located about 10min by bus outside of Lucerne and then a 20-30min uphill walk to the hotel. We stayed here while on Contiki. It is a very quiet and picturesque location and the breakfast was satisfactory. The bathroom however left much to be desired. The ceiling was covered in mould as was the interior of the very... More

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

This hotel is AWESOME! The location is about a 35 euro cab outside of Lucerne, in the little village of Kriens. It has a FANTASTIC view of the city below and the gorgeous mountains surrounding the hotel. Its nice and quiet, very relaxing. The staff are EXTREMELY friendly and accommodating. The rooms are large and clean. The beds are very... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

First of all, this hotel has an amazing view! The best part of the hotel is sitting out on the deck staring at the scenery. The rooms are very basic. The shower was great. Fantastic water pressure. I'm glad that I was staying in the hotel room by myself though. There is only a double bed in every room. I... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Himmelrich Kriens/Canton Of Lucerne, Switzerland
Address: Schattenbergstrasse 107, Kriens 6010, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Kriens
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Kriens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Himmelrich 3*
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