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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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Beijing, China
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141 reviews 141 reviews
42 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
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 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
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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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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147 reviews 147 reviews
48 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
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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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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84 reviews 84 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

I was last in Lucerne 46 years ago. It was then a quiet little place. Now it is a big, noisy place. We opted to stay in Kriens--a town about 20 minutes away. The Sonnenberg is up a hill. It is very tranquil. They upgraded us to a junior suite that had a luxiorious bathroom. I think this would be... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

For all those friendly and helpful staffs, this hotel has become my first choice in kriens (Luzern). Rooms are very clean and big. Access to internet via WiFi is free, car park for free as well. has an excellent restaurant with its friendly staffs. Very clean and enjoy the spectacular view. And trust me.... those ''Nespresso machine'' in the rooms,... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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153 reviews 153 reviews
44 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We returned this year - our family took 3 rooms this time - and enjoyed the service, food and views. The rooms are basic and the building lacks an elevator. It is clean, quiet and the location cannot be beaten. Breakfast is excellent and plentiful. Free parking and wifi. The restaurant has great views and serves hearty food at fair... More 

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