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    Hotel des Balances

    Am Weinmarkt | 6004 Luzern, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
    011 41 41 539 10 28
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good26%
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    Reviewed 27 November 2017

    Hotel des Balances is located an easy 5 or 6 minute walk across the river from the train station, on the river and surrounded by the old town beauty of Lucerne. Upon arrival at about 10am, having not asked in advance for an early check-in,...More

    Thank Elizabeth C
    Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 2 December 2017

    Dear Elizabeth C, we thank you very much for your outstanding review! It is a great pleasure to hear that you fully enjoyed your stay with us. We would be very happy to soon welcome you back.

    Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

    The location is great and the staff was awesome! I will definitely return in the future. Each day I asked the staff about things to do and all the recommendations were the best! The room was nice and service was top notch!More

    Thank Snow_1080
    Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 2 December 2017

    Thank you so much, dear Snow_1080, for your fantastic review! We are thrilled that you had the most wonderful time staying with us. We also would like to thank you for your kind comments about our staff. We hope to soon welcome you again at...More

    Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

    My short weekend in Luzern (Piano Festival - check it out!) was so relaxing, especially because the experience at Des Balances was amazing. Very well situated, walking distance to major attraction points and offering an amazing view of the river/Old Town. I got a complimentary...More

    Thank brainquaked
    Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 2 December 2017

    We thank you very much, dear brainquaked, for your fantastic review! We are delighted that you had the most wonderful time staying with us and discovering Lucerne. Please come visit us again, we would be happy to welcome you back.

    Reviewed 20 November 2017

    One of the best hotels we had the pleasure to stay in. Best location in the old city, perfect view, fantastic staff and a great restaurant on site. Room was very spacious, very well equipped. Warmly recommended!

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    Thank Amon S
    Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 2 December 2017

    Thank you very much, dear Amon S, for your excellent review! We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We would be glad to soon have you staying with us again.

    Reviewed 18 November 2017

    Great historic hotel but brought up to modern standard. On weekends it can be a tad noisy from outside. Great restaurant with superb food and a good selection of wines. Not cheap though... even for Swiss standards.

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    Thank Scheidegger
    Response from Balances, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel des BalancesResponded 2 December 2017

    Many thanks for your excellent rating, Scheidegger! We are pleased that you enjoyed youre stay with us and would love to welcome you back soon.

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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$178 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Lucerne
    • #5 Business Hotel in Lucerne
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Lucerne
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    • Number of rooms
    • 56
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    Yin74
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from JonMesser | Reviewed this property |
    It's a 6 - 7 minute easy walk :)
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    Erika S
    2 May 2017|
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    Response from Balances | Property representative |
    Dear Mrs Erika Thank you very much for your kind message. Exactly the train ticket is valid for the whole day so you can hop on on any train. Best regards
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    "By all means book a river view with a balcony. You will not regret it."
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    "Room with Balcony overlooking river and mountain."
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