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Lucerne Youth Hostel

Am Rootsee | Sedelstrasse 12, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
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34 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This hostel is a 15 minute bus ride from the lucern train station via bus 18. E rooms are a little tired but they still have plenty of space and you aren't sleeping on top of each other. The included breakfast is great and has all the necessities but is only cold food. I would stay here again!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Lucerne Youth Hostel is located about 20 minutes walk from the city centre, but with a variety of bus links in the vicinity if you don't fancy the stroll. The reception area is good, with tourist information, wifi and some seating, a small TV area and a kids room. We stayed for a few nights in one of the... More

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Manila, Philippines
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Switzerland as a country is simply awesome and staying in this hostel just adds to the great experience I had in there. The room is clean and good.The shower and toilet room even though shared is surprisingly well maintained and clean. Location is quite far from the city center but the transportation system in Lucerne is good so it is... More

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15 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had never stayed in a youth hostel before so were unsure what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised. The beds were comfy, the showers and toilets were clean and the breakfast was excellent. If you want a room in Lucerne for a reasonable rate then it's definitely recommended. We booked through the Tourist Information Office and a free bus... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a new(ish) build, modern, clean and spacious youth hostel. Shower Room was clean. Easy book in - desk staff were friendly. Location is very handy also. Done the job - breakfast was excellent. Thanks

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked this youth hostel as a family of four as a stopover on our way from the UK to Italy. The accommodation was good and basic and what you would expect from a Youth Hostel. The cleanliness was impeccable (even the shared bathroom), what you would expect from the Swiss. The self service breakfast buffet was plentiful and varied,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

stayed here for one night in May 2014... you need to take a bus no.from the train station...the bus drops you just near to the place..it took me a couple of minutes to locate this building as it was not visible from the main road.. the staff was freindly..they made an error in our booking.. we had asked for a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We were probably spoilt by the excellent family rooms available in the YHs in St Moritz and Zermatt; by comparison the four bed room in the Luzern YH was very small. It also got very hot in the night and opening the window was a poor option as the road noise was loud enough to make sleep difficult. It took... More

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Great Falls, Montana
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31 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

This was a great place to stay for a quick overnight while passing through town. Good chance to meet some other fellow travelers and lots of information about what to do in town. Advanced tip: Lucern was basically shut down on Sundays which caused me to waste a precious day of travel. I should have planned more in advance around... More

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Darlington, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We booked a twin room in the YHA for a budget weekend in Lucerne and were happy with the stay we had. I would stay there again for a similar trip. The room was clean and tidy although perhaps a little out-dated. The bathroom facilities on the floor were kept clean and we did not have to queue for a... More

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Address: Am Rootsee | Sedelstrasse 12, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Also Known As:
Jugendherberge Luzern Hotel Lucerne

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