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St. Karliquai 12, Lucerne CH-6004, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked a four-bed room, thinking that was what we'd get, four beds in a room. Got a lovely surprise when we walked in the door. Three big double bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom, lounge and dining room. Balcony off the master bedroom with a great view. Apartment was a little dated but overall was fantastic. Easy check-in. Friendly, helpful staff. Good... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit leery about this hotel in the first place, primarily because of the name! My husband found it and booked it and I just went along. Imagine my delight when I found that we had been given a studio-style apartment because they were out of the standard room we had booked. It was lovely and comfortable! We... More 

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Auckland
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59 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in 3 different rooms over a course of 2 stays and unfortunately our stay was different between the first and last stay. The first stay we were booked into a family room on the 5th floor. This was a good room with 3 separate sleeping areas and 1 bathroom. The room is very tidy and clean but there... More 

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paarl
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located next to the river and close to the main attractions, yet nice quiet area.Close to nice restaurants on both sides of the river and in the old town. Only 5 minute walk from the train station and ferry port. The staff is extremely helpful e.g. you can buy tickets beforehand for excursions at no extra cost. They give valuable... More 

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Port Perry, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Lucerne for 2 nights over my birthday. The Tourist Hotel does not look like much on the outside but it's fantastic inside. Margit at the front desk is so sweet and helpful. Showing us on a map where to tour around, eat or shop. She doesn't make you feel rushed. She even gave me a box of... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This hotel surprised me. It's unassuming on the outside, but offers excellent views (at least from our room), a decent breakfast and is within easy walking distance of the Mill Bridge. We had four travelers on this trip and got a room with three separate sleeping areas. The room was spacious, clean and had a ton of storage to hang... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The weather in Luzern when we arrived was quite bad (read rain & wind), but the staff of the hotel gave us a warm welcome and made our short stay comfortable. I also had a slight error (won't detail anymore) in the booking, but they saved me from paying for this mistake. We booked 3 rooms, all of which were... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This hotel is reasonably priced compared to most. It is on the river and we got a room with a balcony. The room was clean and came with a floor fan as there is no air conditioning. The walk from the train station takes approximately 15 minutes. Also, there is free internet with a good connection. We also got a... More 

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Horsham, Vic. Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

We have just spent a week at this delightful little hotel and enjoyed every minute of it. From check in to check out we had the most delightful stay. Our room, a double deluxe facing the river with balcony delivered everything we needed for our week long stay, even the complimentary use of their washer and drier which is a... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Given that everything in Lucerne is crazy expensive, the room with shared restroom here was a decent deal. However, our room was much more like a hostel and kind of dirty. It even looked like there was mold growing on the sink. The people at the front desk are very nice, and you might not be able to find a... More 

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