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Lucerne Backpackers Hostel

Alpenquai 42, Lucerne, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Te Anau, New Zealand
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96 reviews 96 reviews
28 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I'm a mid 40s solo female backpacker and found this place to be perfect. Super clean, well organised and staff fabulous. People complain about the location but I didn't have an issue at all. Everything is within walking distance. Great place to stay. Thanks

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London England
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308 reviews 308 reviews
60 hotel reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the hostel for 2 nights whilst on a cycling holiday in Lucerne and found it to be a great little hostel. The room was clean, comfortable, quiet and had a lovely private balcony overlooking the park outside the hostel. The staff were friendly, helpful and always around if needed. The hostel is situated about a 10 minute... More

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a good place to stay! Rooms are immaculate and the staff are friendly and helpful. Location is down the far end of Lucerne but it's a nice walk along the lake into town. Kitchen facilities are great but make sure you label your food in the fridge. This place was very quite when we were there don't expect to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Our stay at this hostel was OK. The quality of service and the location of the property are why this review is only a 3 out of 5. No info about transit, Internet, activities, maps was given when we checked in (and there are only specific times during the day that someone works the desk). The location is without a... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Stayed in October 2013 as a solo traveller. I booked a bed in an 8 person room but was given a 6 bed room, no complaints! Great price for accommodation in Switzerland. Clean rooms and bathrooms, I had a balcony with a great view of Lake Lucerne. Its about 10 or 15 minutes walk to the main train station and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Live in this hostel for 3 nights, good price in Switzerland. Also, we have a nice lake view room. There are two kitchens for you to cook your foods. Some games around in the hostel. Staff is good and friendly. Room is acceptable with a few washroom, bathrooms outside. The only disadvantage is the location. A bit far way from... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We loved staying at this hostel! We stayed for 4 days. It's extremely clean and organized. The staff are super friendly and knowledgable. The only reason I gave a 4 for location is because it is a bit of a walk into the main area of town, but the hostel is right by a beautiful park and beach so it... More

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Victoria, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This was a very good hostel for several reasons, it was clean, the staff was friendly, the location was BEAUTIFUL right by the lake and a well kept park. Stayed in a 4 bed, it had 2 bunk beds with its own balcony, a big desk, 4 medium sized lockers (you get a key with check in no locks needed)... More

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6 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We read many good reviews on this hostel on the net, and thought it will be a good place to spend 2 nights at during our stay in Lucerne. Upon reaching the Lucerne main train station, we embarked on our journey to the hostel. It was a long and painful 25 mins walk from the station with our luggages under... More

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Akron, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

The good: CLEAN, WARM, FRIENDLY & VERY HELPFUL STAFF, EASY WALK FROM TRAIN STATION The bad: At 1am I woke up with the WORST cold. I wanted tissues, cold medicine, hot tea, and just a room to sit in where I wouldn't wake up my buddy who was trying to get sleep. But unfortunately the lobby and reception area "closes".... More

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Address: Alpenquai 42, Lucerne, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Lucerne
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