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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shared bathroom”(31 reviews)
“hard boiled eggs”(12 reviews)
“train station”(55 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very clean shared bathroom, can book a car parking slot in advance (fees apply), good breakfast. I got a room with 3 small beds, as a double bed was not available, also a bit walk to Lion statute, but not that far to main train...More

Thank Anak S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The magic of Hotel Alpha was in its staff. From the kitchen to the cleaning and most especially it's reception, everyone in Hotel Alpha made me feel at home. Most specially Silvia: she helped me plan the best trip ever :) I'll always be grateful.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

While on a tour with Intrepid, we stayed at the Hotel Alpha in Lucerne. This is an upmarket Hostel, yet does not have a feel like one. It is scrupulously clean, there is a lift to the upper floors. The room was spacious, airy, light...More

Thank AlenaH_Oz
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Lucerne is very pricey and this hotel fit the bill for an overnight stay in order to catch an early train. It's about a 15 minute walk from the train station. The room was very small and was very hot (it faced west) and had...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Everything a traveler needs. Very comfortable rooms with lots of storage. Breakfast great with plenty of choices. Very hard working staff. The font desk extremely helpful ( our first day in Switzerland & very jet lagged). He made a HUGE difference in our trip &...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$122 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Lucerne
#8 Family Hotel in Lucerne
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
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Location
Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Also Known As
Alpha Hotel Lucerne
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"Ask for city view rooms."
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"think of reserving a parking plce if you need it"
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"Shared bathrooms are neat and clean"
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