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Hotel Rigi

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Seestrasse, Vitznau CH-6354, Switzerland
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in Vitznau
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jerusalem
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is very nice and helpful. The restaurant is very good. The location is great next to Mt. Rigi and the boat to Lucerne, that makes the access very easy. Ideal for visiting Mt, Rigi and the lake area. It is a nice and quiet village, you can spend a great time if you just sit on the lake's... More

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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This was quite a last minute trip to escape the rain in England. I research several hotels but kept coming back to this one and I was very pleased I did. The location is perfect very close to the lake and so convenient for transport to other places. Rooms were ideal for a couple and generous in size. We initially... More

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Westminster, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

We have stayed at the Hotel Rigi 4 times, most recently this past September. This is a wonderful hotel, run by a genial host, Linus, in the very charming village of Vitznau. The rooms are very comfortable some with lake views and balconies. Access to Lucerne is easy either by lake steamer or bus/train combination, and the train to Mount... More

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St.Ives Cornwall
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

A perfectly charming family-run hotel in Vitznau, only a minute walk from the lakeside boat station and the Rigi cog railway.Good breakfast buffet and even better evening dinner menu. Room small but comfy.Would have sacrificed the TV for tea/coffee making facility in our room.Good bar downstairs where you can have a cigarette inside! Would recommend the hotel as a good... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

I came to this area for working. So my agent booked me this hotel. I arrived quite late in the evening to checked in. And I saw one man sitting in the receptionist small counter, and greeted me friendly. So I checked myself in and the he showed me my room which is located in another building. The room is... More

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Marbella, Spain
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I was in Lucerne for 3 days with one child 6 years of age, and i was looking for a central hotel of good value. This hotel is beautifully located...you disembark the boat taxi and it is right there... No walking! Good views, the restaurant open all day, good menu, and a few metres from the mt rigi train.... also... More

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Rehovot, Israel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

The room faced the peaceful lake, which was already worth staying in this hotel. Besides the view and the tranquility, the room was very clean and spacious, and the beds were very comfortable. The noises from the corridor were minor, however there is a frequent bell ringing at the nearby church; i got used to it and it wasn't a... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

My very elderly parents and various members of our family were visitors to hotel rigi over many years. We all enjoyed every minute of our time in this hotel. On one occasion my father became very ill. The kindness and care shown by the owners has become a legend in our family. I still have the letter my mother wrote... More

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Saffron walden
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31 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

There's nothing we would want to change about this gem of a hotel, situated in the very centre of Vitznau with good views over Lake Lucern. It's a self-assured place that isn't trying too hard but all staff interested in our well-being and enjoyment of our stay. Parking was available in a locked garage, rooms with views over the lake... More

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

My husband and I spent Christmas 2012 at the Rigi, we had a lovely room overlooking Lake Lucern it was fairly small, spotlessly clean and appeared to have been newly up-dated. The beds were a delight to sleep on too. The staff were all very friendly and helpful to us, we could not have asked for more. We did not... More

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Also Known As:
Rigi Hotel Vitznau
Address: Seestrasse, Vitznau CH-6354, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Vitznau
Amenities:
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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Ranked #4 of 5 hotels in Vitznau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rigi 3*
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