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Lion Lodge Lucerne

Zurichstrasse 57, Lucerne 6000, Switzerland
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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
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Marl, Germany
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

this was the best price for our money in lucerne (all others were twice the price) and it was a good location, you can take a bus or taxi from the main train station, or really just walk, its not that far. the staff was friendly, but i did not see them very often. we had a private twin room,... More

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Hamburg
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're fan of the smell of raw potatoes then I highly commend this place. It's really not as bad as people make out in the reviews here, so what the wifi doesn't work, you're In luzern, one of the worlds most beautiful places, go and explore it and get off the internet.

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Porto Recanati, Italia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here only for one night.. the position of the hostel is very good..We had a Double room with private bathroom, the room was very small but for one night was ok.. the bathroom was not cleaned very well... What I didn't like was the odour that comes from the kitchen of spicy food..

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Gladstone, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

Our family did not enjoy our stay here at all! The wifi did not work, each time we mentioned this there was a different excuse made, mainly that it must have been our phones/iPad not the hostel's problem. The kitchen is not regularly checked for cleanliness. I had to ask for dish washing liquid then fresh tea towels (twice) while... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Dear Bonny. Thanks for staying at the Lion Lodge. Sorry to hear your stay did not live up to your expectations. We take their poor rating und complaints against as such, in respect, that you have been our guest. We work hard to keep our HOSTEL in a clean and tidy condition and make your stay as pleasant as possible.... More

Melaka, Malaysia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Located in the old town of Lucerne. Walking distance to Lion Monument. Close to Hauptbanhof (Main Train Station), River & shopping area. Chinese, Thai & Indian food within steps~ wifi available @ public area. Book for free parking space. No problem for late check-in as I reach there around 11pm-12am, with an advance call before the reception close, they will... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Dear teenagesa. We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you for coming to stay at the Lion Lodge. Very happy to hear you thought the hostel was cozy;-)). We hope you come see us next time you are in Lucerne. Kind Regards, „the Lion Lodge Team“ More

Bandon, Oregon, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Got there early and they let us check in early so we could lock up some of our stuff and head out and explore. Everyone at the hostel I spoke with were young adults and spoke great English and very curious. The only downside was that their keys have a metal keychain with the room number and if someone came... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Dear Erin. We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you for coming to stay at the Lion Lodge. Very happy to hear you thought the hostel was cozy;-)). We hope you come see us next time you are in Lucerne. Kind Regards, „the Lion Lodge Team“ More

Delhi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

This is not a very good hostel and couples or family should look for other options.Staffs are not very supportive and rooms are very congested and not very clean. If you are on family trip or honey moon trip or you want to have a enjoy a quality holiday then certainly this is not the place for you.You can have... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Dear Dharam.We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you for coming to stay at the Lion Lodge. Sorry to hear your stay did not live up to your expectations. Please note you have chosen a HOSTEL on a cheap rate, with a minimum equipment. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels. Kind Regards,... More

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This is a backpacker hostel. For location it is good but do not expect much else. It is ok if you are just sleeping there. Check in is not until 4pm and if you arrive early they will not allow you in a second earlier. The room we stayed in was private with bathroom. It is a tight fit. Good... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Hi Lillymare Thanks for staying at the Lion Lodge. Sorry to hear your stay did not live up to your expectations. Thanks for the tip and we will try to be more engaging. Thanks for coming to stay with us. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels. Kind Regards, „the Lion Lodge Team“ More

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Dont stay here. A place where you cant choose the things by your way and you need to pay expensensively for that isnt a good place to stay. Try to not negociate the things with the owner he barely speaks english, is too much confuse, and hard to work and talk.

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Dear Felipe. We give our best efforts, that the guest can feel at home with us. Now there are sometimes situations, where people rules or preferences, from which reason ever, do not accept. So in your case, it was not possible, to help you to understand , that the washing program you paid for it, is not two hours available.... More

Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

First off it is very expensive to stay and travel around Switzerland, so to find decent accommodations for an affordable price is a challenge. My boyfriend and I spent two nights at the lion lodge last spring while backpacking Europe. The lodge is quite a distance from the train station, as we were travelling by train, however very close to... More

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Lion L, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lion Lodge Lucerne, responded to this review

Thanks for staying at the Lion Lodge. Sorry to hear your stay did not live up to your expectations. Thanks for the tip and we will try to be more engaging. Thanks for coming to stay with us. Kind Regards, „the Lion Lodge Team“ More

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Address: Zurichstrasse 57, Lucerne 6000, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Lucerne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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