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Schmid und Alfa

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Axenstrasse 5-7, Brunnen 6400, Switzerland
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Brunnen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Almoradi, Spain
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The hotel is located on the lakeside close to the boat station for cruises on Lake Luzern and is about a ten minute walk from Brunnen railway station or you can use the local bus for the transfer. Last year I stayed in the larger Schmid Hotel as the Alfa part was closed, but this year I was able to... More

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16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Most of it has been said before: wonderful view, good room, generous breakfast buffet. Just one quibble - the bathroom lacked a few refinements, e.g. there was nowhere in the shower to place your shampoo & body wash etc and there was no plug in the hand basin. What looked like a plug could not be used to stop water... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

If you could only bottle the service this hotel would take over the world. We had a spectacular view, a clean modern room with a comfortable bed and an excellent breakfast. The manageress/owner was a pleasure to deal with.

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Schmid and booked a two bedroom apartment for our family of four with two teenagers. The people at the reception are really nice and friendly and they gave us a key to open the hotel and our room when the reception closes at night. The breakfast was included and was amazing, though it wasn't hot, but... More

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Olympia, Washington
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52 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We had fun bargaining with the hotel staff for a room for the night. They had great senses of humor and were more than accommodating. They set us right for food, and set us up in wonderful rooms with outstanding views of the lake and mountains. This is one of the best views from a hotel room ever. The room... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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126 reviews 126 reviews
99 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I arrived to a warm welcome, was given a double room (even though I was a solo traveler) with a view to die for. My window opened up onto the lake Uri, and the mountains rose in the distance. I couldn't have been happier with my room on the 4th floor. Breakfast was a lovely affair downstairs in a cozy... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Location, location, location! You find the hotel right on the shore of Lake Lucerne, just across the famous Rutli meadow where the history of Switzerland 1291 started and you can go there every hour by boat from early morning. View over the lake is just amazing! Local bus stop just round the corner (5 mins to the railway station), or... More

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Almoradi, Spain
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

The Hotel Schmid and Alpha is conveniently situated on the lakeside very close to the Brunnen landing stage where boats from Luzern and Fluelen call on their way around Lakes Luzern and Uri. Brunnen SBB railway station is an 8 - 10 minute walk or you can catch the local bus which is timed to enable connections with the trains.... More

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We had a room in hotel Alfa, on the fifth (top) floor, at the front. The view on Lake Uri was superb! We loved the balcony and enjoyed the views. The room was spotless clean, smelled fresh and was cosy, with wooden furniture and nice decorations. To us, it was perfect. The bathroom was also clean, with bathtub and shower.... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We should have checked our room before we stayed, but it was only for a night. The balcony was very small and was really on these decor the building. The part facIng the lake seemed like it was much nicer. The room was very small and had paper thin walls. The party next to our room kept me up till... More

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Address: Axenstrasse 5-7, Brunnen 6400, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Schwyz > Brunnen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Schmid und Alfa 3*
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