Hotel Schluessel - Lucerne

Franziskanerplatz 12, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Schluessel - Lucerne

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 Sports activities

Hiking

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Overview

The cozy 2-star Hotel Schluessel is set in a historic area minutes away from Fortress Furigan, Chapel Bridge and Richard Wagner Museum. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1626 and renovated in 2012.

The hotel is 400 meters away from KKL Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne, The Rosengart Collection and Mt. Rigi. The property is set within 1 km distance from Lucerne city center.

50 minutes' drive from Zurich-Kloten airport and 10 minutes' walk to Lucerne train station.

Rooms

The hotel's 10 beautiful rooms come with satellite TV, a Nespresso machine, wireless internet, a laptop-size safe and heating as well as modern bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and towels.

Eat & Drink

At the traditional restaurant guests can enjoy Swiss cuisine. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Schluessel and Wilden Mann are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

Guests can take advantage of a meeting room and a photocopier along with newspaper service and shoe shine provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at CHF 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • Front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay at the price of CHF 5 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Franziskanerplatz 12, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003

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City Center
  • Lucerne
    3300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Wilden Mann (cuisine: Swiss)
    200 ft
  • STERN Luzern (cuisine: Swiss)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    10

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 195 sq. feet
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    Wheelchair Accessible Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 195 sq. feet
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    Double bed, WLAN, shower / toilet in the room, satellite TV, Nespresso coffee machine, beautiful views, some with balconies, some wheelchair use

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      Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

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        Hotel Address:

        Franziskanerplatz 12, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lucerne
          3300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Lucerne Station
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Wilden Mann (cuisine: Swiss)
          200 ft
        • STERN Luzern (cuisine: Swiss)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          10

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Galerie 64 - 1.5 mi
        • Berg Pilatus - 1.7 mi

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 3000 ft

        Places of interest

        • Kapellbrücke - 1000 ft
        • Musegg Wall - 1700 ft
        • KKL Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne - 2000 ft
        • Lion Monument - 3700 ft
        • Gemeindeverwaltung - 1.5 mi
        • Stiftung Kunstkeller Kriens - 1.5 mi

        Train stations

        Convention centers

        • Grand Casino Lucerne - 3700 ft
        • Messe Luzern - 1.6 mi

        Shopping areas

        • Rosengart Collection Lucerne - 1000 ft
        • Glacier Garden Lucerne - 3700 ft
        • Swiss Museum of Transport - 1.5 mi

        Amusement

        • Scala Kino - 1.5 mi
        • Bowling-Center Littau-Luzern - 1.6 mi
        • Bowling Universum 2 GmbH - 1.8 mi

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Franciscan Church - 400 ft
        • Jesuit Church - 400 ft
        • Spreuer Bridge - 700 ft
        • Chapel Bridge - 1000 ft
        • Château Gütsch - 2000 ft

        Museums

        • Museum im Bellpark - 1.4 mi

        Business areas

        • Hertenstein street - 2000 ft

        Marina

        • Lake Luzern - 1400 ft

        Local attractions

        • Richard Wagner Museum - 1.3 mi
          Richard Wagner Weg 27, Lucerne
        • Glasi Hergiswil - 4.7 mi
          Seestrasse 12, Hergiswil
        • Verkehrshaus der Schweiz (Swiss Transport Museum) - 1.5 mi
          Lidostrasse, 5, Lucerne

        Near the hotel

        • Historisches Museum Luzern - 600 ft
          Pfistergasse 24, Lucerne
        • Lucerne Concert Hall - 1100 ft
          Hirschmattstrasse 13, Lucerne
        • Lake Luzern - 1500 ft
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        • Mt. Rigi - 1600 ft
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        • Natur-Museum Luzern - 700 ft
          Kasernenplatz 6, Lucerne
        • The Rosengart Collection - 1300 ft
          Pilatusstrasse 10, Lucerne
        • Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke) - 1500 ft
          City Center, Lucerne

        Restaurants nearby

        • Wilden Mann - 200 ft

          Address: Bahnhofstrasse 30
          Phone: 041 210 16 66

          75% likes this, based on 79 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 33 - USD 66

        • Schluessel - 100 ft

          Address: Franziskanerplatz 12
          Phone: +41 41 210 10 61

          86% likes this, based on 31 reviews
          Cuisine: Austrian
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 49

        • Sebastian's Sea Food - 200 ft

          Address: Rutligasse 2
          Phone: 2408800

          70% likes this, based on 34 reviews

        • STERN Luzern - 300 ft

          Address: Burgerstrasse 35
          Phone: 041 227 50 60

          83% likes this, based on 100 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 60

        • Taube Restaurant - 300 ft

          Address: Burgerstrasse 3
          Phone: 0412 100 747

          62% likes this, based on 147 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          10

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        Hotel Schluessel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Schluessel

        Average guest rating

        7.4out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 156 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          4.6

          it is in the center of the old town of Luzern and makes very easy to walk around this old place.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          A lovely small historic hotel. Originated in 13th century! Great location in the heart of the old city, within walking distance to the train station. Room was clean with comfortable bed / linens. Also clean and modern bathroom. Breakfast was included and was very nice. We also had two meals in the restaurant. The speciality of the house was a puff pastry with meat and gravy - excellent! We were also pleased that the hotel had an elevator to assist with getting to upper floors with luggage.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          The lady waitressing at the hotel was so rude and intimidating we were not game to step out of line. Perhaps the hotel could advise their staff that we are actually paying guests and should be treated as such. When asked if we would like to have a table for two near reception we asked to sit in the actual restaurant. The waitresss took a table cloth from people sitting at another table and set ours with a great deal of drama, the meal was served with anger and unfortunately for us the same waitress was at breakfast. We did laugh but others may not find it so funny. Customer service is not a priority at this hotel and it wasn't only us that earned her displeasure witnessed another guest trying to access internet but that is another story.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          Wonderful, friendly, helpful staff. Very comfortable in a fab location. We ate in the hotel most evenings as the food was so good - traditional Swiss! I can highly recommend this hotel!

        • Couple
          5.0

          1. Location is excellent and in the town centre. Close to station 2. Good advise from hotel manager Susie

          1. Small room 2. Lack of service (and absence of staff) in hotel 3. Over priced from quality of room.

        • Couple
          7.4

          The location of the hotel is very good. It is near the interesting places in lucern. My room is clean and big.

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          The hotel had very welcoming staff. The room was quite large, and clean, a good sized bathroom. It was close to the rail station, and a very short walk into the old town. It's located in a little square which is very picturesque. There is a church next door, which chimes, but it didn't bother us during the night at all. There is also a resturant attached to the hotel (where you enter to register), we didn't eat there but it seemed to be popular in the evenings (no noise upstairs though).

          No kettle, and no hair dryer. When we went back to the room one afternoon all the lights in the hallway were off making it hard to see the stairs.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          Centrally located in historical area and 10 minutes easy walk from Railway Station in the old town. Naturally it was Swiss clean and everything worked. English widely spoken, breakfast good too . We had a little verandah overlooking a lovely square below.

          All fine - maybe be prepared for gentle chimes from local bells through the night.

        • Single
          6.6

          Great location in a quiet square just a few minutes walk from the centre of town. Good food, September is the hunting season and I had fillet of wild boar on my first evening and roast stag on my second evening.

          Facilities rather basic, no cable or sat TV, just local channels with poor reception.

        • Couple
          6.2

          Location. Restaurant.

          Old fashioned rooms and bathroom. There was a night club nearby noise until 4 am on our Friday night stay.

        • Single
          7.8

          Close to city centre but very quiet. Nice large shower cubicle! Good breakfast.

          The entrance and reception area are not very attractive. I wonder whether it would be better to encourage people to enter (at least when they first arrive) through the restaurant.

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Sheets were not changed even though they were dirty

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Location is perfect,near the city center and all the main points, eg.koncert hall, very easy to find, parking house is just over the street.

          Breakfast was nothing special.

        • Couple
          8.8

          Very friendly and helpful staff. Small hotel with excellent restaurant serving tradition Swiss food. Excellent, fairly quiet location.

        • Couple
          7.4

          the breakfeast.

          Wifi barelly dont work ( paid 5 CHF )

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Hotel Schluessel - Lucerne Lucerne location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Franziskanerplatz 12, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lucerne
          3300 ft
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Lucerne Station
          2000 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Wilden Mann (cuisine: Swiss)
          200 ft
        • STERN Luzern (cuisine: Swiss)
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2012
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          10

        Hotel Awards

        SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLucerneHotel Schluessel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in Switzerland

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