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Hotel Sonnenberg

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Zumhofstrasse, Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning location with views overlooking Lucerne and the surrounding towns. Very welcoming staff in reception who talked us through everything in perfect English! All rooms have some sort of view and despite having a shared bathroom everything was always spotless. Room itself was very comfortable full of nice touches such as a coffee machine and gowns which made the stay... More 

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The extremely pleasant and helpful receptionist told us that we had the best room in the Hotel. My wife walked out onto the balcony and immediately burst into tears - the view was stunning. All the staff were of the best, and considering that this hotel helps long-term unemployed back into work we can only say that the managers are... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We traveled there on our return from Italy. We drove all day and got into Lucerne at 1130 pm at night. Since there was not hotel staff to check int with, There was prompt instructions on how to receive the key. We called and the assistance was pleasant, the instructions were super, and we got to our room. The room... More 

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Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I spend more than 1 hour trying to find the road going on the top of the hill where the hotel is located, asked 6 different people " how to go to Sonnenberg, please". My GPS did not recognize the address given. Finally arrive we were surprised by the quality of the reception. Florian von Schulthess is a very good... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The picture of this hotel is deceiving. The views are amazing but there are a couple of pylons in the way. When we checked in we asked to be upgraded to a room with a bathroom, we paid quite a bit extra for this facility and it wasn't really worth it. We were in room 28, it had a lovely... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This hotel is wonderful! In a stunning location above Lucerne and its lake, wherever you look you see mountains, rivers, lakes. The hotel is elegant in its simplicity. I had a small single room on the second floor (no lift) and shared a bathroom and lavatory on the same floor. Everything was perfectly clean and well cared for, full of... More 

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Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Ive stayed in sonneberg several times( 6 ) in the past 4 years facts: its a foundation run hotel to train young people with difficult backgrounds it will place about 45 pct of its trainees in other swiss hotels and hopefully they will stick it out nd get a career located about 250 m above kriens at the end of... More 

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Dubai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed here for two days. Clean, relaxing and wonderful property. Around 1.2 km from the Kriens junction. Greenery all around and perfect picturesque feeling. Clean, spacious, bright rooms, ventilated, well maintained bath and toilets. Complementary fruits for guests, free computer surfing at 1st floor. Friendly and helpful staff. Nice breakfast. The restaurant is closed in the evening on Mondays. Hotel... More 

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Verbier, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed here for a night recently, and found it to be a very nice hotel. The room had been recently redone, and had been done very nicely. The staff were fantastic, and really helped to make a nice hotel really stand out, and the food was very good as well. We are hoping to go back soon.

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Just outside of Lucerne in a place called Kriens you will find Sonnenburg Hotel. It sits alone in a quite location up in the hills overlooking Lucerne and Lake Lucerne. Nothing fancy about the place. All the walls are white. The room was crisp and clean with hardwood floor. Looked like Ikea type furniture. The most outstanding and incredible feature... More 

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