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Hotel Monopol Luzern

4.0 of 5 Pilatusstrasse 1 | Direkt beim Bahnhof Luzern, Lucerne 6002, Switzerland
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nagpur, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It is the Nearest Hotel to the Luzern Station Has a nearby dock where you can get a boat and go on a ride (we had a swiss pass so all boat rides were free for us) Casino is nearby too The Hotel has one of the best Reception Services Free WiFi near the reception One of the most scenic... More 

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North Carolina
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

As others have stated, this hotel is directly across from the train station, which was wonderful for transporting our luggage. There is an underground walk-through that makes hotel even more accessible. This underground area is convenient for the coop, pastry shops, and other assorted items such as banking and money exchange. The hotel is older with quite a bit of... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Literally next to the Luzern train station and other side from KKL. Overlooks busy intersection and the new bridge crossing the river to old town. Older hotel - be careful as no A/C. We were there in October and it was just perfect. Very nice full breakfast buffet as part of the rate, and free internet. Great bar on the... More 

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New york
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51 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The best thing about this hotel is its location. It is located across the train station. it is a short walk to many attractions such as the lake and the old town. The hotel is located in a historical building which is classical and elegant, especially when it is lighted up in the evening. The room was a bit small... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Before going on to my EuroTour, I checked all the hotels that we were going to be staying at during the entire trip. What got my attention first was the facade of this hotel. It looked old but in a classically elegant way. The carpets looked old and the dining area was dated, too, but I liked the entire feel... More 

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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

If you've never traveled to Switzerland, let me warn you that a majority of hotels do not have air conditioning. We learned this the hard way. I understand that the climate is generally pretty fair in Luzern, but we happened to be staying at the Hotel Monopol during one of hottest nights of the year. We did have a fan... More 

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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Wife and I stayed here two nights at the beginning of our amazing two week trip to Switzerland and Italy several weeks ago. We flew into Zurich and took a quick and easy train (that leaves from the basement of the airport, and you buy your Swiss Pass that you will want if you are going to be traveling a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and it was the worst experience of my trip to Switzerland. They call it 4 stars??? Where? The only amenity in the room was liquid soap to use as shampoo, soap?? Are you kidding. The hotel staff made left a letter to make a point that they did not have air conditioning... More 

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Hotel_MONOPOL_Luzern, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Hotel Monopol Luzern, responded to this review

Dear MJojoBuffa…, We thank you very much for your stay in our hotel MONOPOL Lucerne and for taking the time to give us your important feedback. We assure you to take your valuable feedback serious. It helps us to improve our grade of friendliness and to scrutinize our standard procedures. We are very sorry that your experience did not meet... More 

Fort Myers, FL
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

My mother and I stayed at Hotel Monopol in Lucerne and were satisfied with our stay. I had requested a room with a lake view and we were given Room 607 (sixth floor) which had a nice view of the edge of Lake Lucerne and the boats, etc. Hotel Monopol was literally across the street from the train station which... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We spent one night here on the way back to Zurich airport from the mountains. The location is superb - right next to the bahnhof, and right in the center of Lucerne next to the lake, the river walks and all the sights and shopping you could want. It isn't cheap, but what is inexpensive when you stay in central... More 

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Address: Pilatusstrasse 1 | Direkt beim Bahnhof Luzern, Lucerne 6002, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Monopol Luzern 4*
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Monopol Swiss q Lucerne
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Lucerne
#12 Luxury Hotel in Lucerne
#12 Romantic Hotel in Lucerne

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