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Hotel Pilatus-Kulm

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to the restaurant only and it was very good. Both pasta dishes were awesome! We had the veggie pasta and the dish of the day that was also pasta with bacon in a cream and saffron cream sauce.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went into this not really sure if it would be worth it but from the beginning, cog railway up the mountain to the very nicely appointed room it was well worth it. The ride up the mountain was beautiful with the views and the cows along the way, just great. At the top are several great hiking trails and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I picked this hotel because it was so very different. The cog railway up the mountain was a great way to see the countryside (and the cows!) The views up the mountain are spectacular. Don't miss the sunrise. The bells on the cows ring constantly but they don't permeate the windows. We stayed overnight. It was magical up there after... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the place for a family event and stayed for one nicht. The hotel is nicely refurbished, combines modern element with the nice historic ambience. Everybody is very friendly and helpful. We had a nice drink after arrival. The dinner was tasty and not too expensive (for Switzerland). Breakfast was also good and with a lot of variety. the... More 

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear Werner W I would like to thank you for this kind review regarding your stay at mount Pilatus this summer. Of course the feedbacks of our guests are very important to us and give us good inputs to make the stay of our guests even more comfortable. We will think about the breakfast buffet, to make it more comfortable... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We flew into Zurich airport and got the train to Alpnachstad via Lucerne. The cogwheel train was by the train station and it comes every 40min. The ride up took around 40min and it was a great journey with amazing sights. Once we arrived, we proceeded to the reception where we checked in. Unfortunately, the reception staff wasn't exactly very... More 

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for this kind review regarding your stay at our historic mountain hotel Pilatus-Kulm. I am very pleased to read, that you enjoyed your stay so far and had some impressive moments with the sunset and in the morning. I hope I was not to “frantic”… ;-) but the security of our guests is one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spend the night overlooking Lucerne and enjoy a lovely peaceful stay without the tourist hoards. Wake up to watch the sun rise as it peers through the mountaintops and reflects it's rosy glow upon the many lakes. Romantic, tranquil and something different.

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear SHEILA L Thank you for this feedback on the point regarding your stay at our historic mountain hotel Pilatus-Kulm. I am happy to read, that you took nice memories with you! The team of mount Pilatus wishes you a very nice autumn and we are looking forward to welcome you back on another occasion. Kind regards Beat Füglistaller GM... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

We came for a short stay to this lovely hotel on top of the Pilatus mountain. All service personnel was extremly helpful and friendly - even during peak times with a lot of visitors in and around the hotel. Weather was fantastic so we enjoyed a great view out of the hotel. On top we can recommend the restaurant with... More 

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear FrankGeisler Thank you for this very positive feedback regarding your stay at our historic mountain hotel Pilatus-Kulm. We know it is a great difference between the day business with lots of guests on top of mount Pilatus and the quiet evenings, exclusively for our hotel guests. We are happy you enjoyed both! The team of mount Pilatus wishes you... More 

Montreux, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

The stay was ideal. The owner as well as the staff is extremely friendly and welcoming, The location is incredible with a breathtaking view at 360 degrees. The dinner was delicious and the breakfast buffet gorgeous. A must !

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear Marielle G I would like to thank you for this positive feedback and the entire team is happy if we reached our goal to make your stay a nice memory! The team of mount Pilatus wishes you a very nice autumn and we are looking forward to welcome you back on another occasion. Kind regards Beat Füglistaller GM Hotels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

The stay was superb. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming, the Vegetarian meals were delicious and above all the location is just unbelievable. I think though we didn't get a superior but a standard room as it had only one window but I was ultimately too happy with it all to complain. Absolutely stunning mountain to spend a night... More 

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear hotzeplotz Thank you very much for this kind feedback regarding your stay at our historic mountain hotel Pilatus-Kulm. The hotel was completely renovated 2009 – 2011 and we took special attention to the rooms. Since the building was built before 1890 the rooms have very different shapes, some are a little bit smaller than the others. But all double... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I went in July for a scape with my husband in this hotel. The view is wonderful, amazing hotel but very busy with tourists during the summer. You can't really have a quite time up there as most people want to go up with those mini trains take photos and go down , it was hard to have a quite... More 

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Beat F, Manager at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm, responded to this review

Dear Leila J Thank you very much for this kind feedback and especially the time it took to write us! The months June until August are the high season at mount Pilatus and on sunny days we have a lot of day guests on top of the mountain. Our hotel guests enjoy the privilege to spend the night at 7000... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The successful conclusion of the complete refurbishment in August 2010 marked the beginning of another chapter in the vibrant history of the historic Pilatus-Kulm Mountain Hotel. The heritage-protected Hotel Pilatus-Kulm once again stands for the uniqueness that characterised it when it first opened in 1890. The generous hotel rooms and suites herald the dawn of a new era at Hotel Pilatus-Kulm with its distinguished tradition. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Pilatus-Kulm

Address: Schlossweg 1 | Kriens/Luzern, Kriens, Lucerne 6010, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne > Kriens
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Pilatus-Kulm 3*
Number of rooms: 30
Also Known As:
Hotel Pilatus-Kulm Kriens, Canton Of Lucerne, Switzerland
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