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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Man at reception during check in was friendly and helpful - I think his name was Daniel from memory. We were in the lotus room. The room did get a bit warm at night and we couldn't leave the windows open due to the noise and cigarette smoke from the square below. There was a fan for use in the... More 

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San Jose, California
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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed here for one night. Positive: - Location - right in the middle of the cobblestone street square - Good breakfast - Reception staff is friendly and courteous - Decent rooms for the price - every room has a theme, ours was the egyptian room. Not bad, not extraordinary. I would have loved to stay at the swiss chalet... More 

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Our room was not yet ready when we arrived so we dropped our luggage with concierge. The lady was friendly and offered suggestions on where to eat and visit. We booked the Hotel Magic but got an upgrade to the Alstadt apartment. It was renovated just 2 months ago. Feel like brand new. We stayed at the first floor with... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our vacation through Switzerland. We booked the hotel through booking.com. We arrived early from Zurich and couldn't check in but they let us leave our luggage, which was very nice! The lady at the front desk was very friendly as well. We checked in later and the room is only decent I would say. The bed... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Every room in this hotel is made to a theme. Ours was a "Pirate Room" Boat shaped bed, Pirate guns, measure chest, Ropes handing from the ceiling.... felt as if we were actually sleeping in a pirate ship! Small but clean bathroom, clean linen...what else can one ask for. Nice quaint hotel in the heart of town, surrounded by shopping,... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

The best thing about this hotel was the excellent reception staff at the Krone hotel where check-in/check-out is done. The room was large and it had a marvelous tub big enough for two, but many things were off: drapes were quite obviously very dirty at the bottom hem, the bubble jets in the tub did not work, the table on... More 

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CALCUTTA, INDIA
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in walking area of town. Old heritage building. Nice beds with a bathtub inside room. But the actual bathroom was small. Breakfast was nice but in an separate building in a hotel having same owner. The area is best for staying in the Town.

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Had the Swiss Chalet room along with a goat , a cow and a Swiss band ! Very clean and comfortable but be aware of the town clock , it chimes ALL NIGHT ! Great shops and restaurants within yards but the ones on the riverside get very busy. Take the boat to Vitznau then the cogwhell train up Rigi... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great location with a gorgeous view of the clock tower! Quirky themed rooms, capsule coffee machines and a brilliant buffer breakfast (at another hotel around the corner). The Bircher muesli was the best!! A couple of negatives though...the pillows were feather so very soft causing an uncomfortable nights sleep and the curtains were virtually non existent. They didn't fit the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Great option if staying in Lucerne for a few nights. It is located in the old town conveniently situated by the bridge.Rooma are nice and clean. I was upgraded to the Lion heart suite which has a lovely balcony overlooking the square.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CHECK IN / CHECK OUT AND BREAKFAST AT THE ALTSTADT HOTEL KRONE LUZERN - WEINMARKT - 6004 LUZERN The Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern is located in the pedestrian and cobblestone zone of Luzern. For the arrival and departure, guests with a car are allowed (also taxi) to drive in front of the hotel for unloading. Public parking garages are located nearby. The Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern offers its guests exclusive valet parking for CHF 27.00 per night. The front desk of the Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern is at the Altstadt Hotel Krone Luzern and on duty from 06:30 until 23:00. The check in after 23:00 takes place at the Hotel des Balances, just across the square. The Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern is not suitable for disabled guests and wheelchair users. NO ELEVATOR FROM THE GROUNDFLOOR. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern

Address: Brandgassli 1, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Price Range: $164 - $337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Altstadt Hotel Magic Luzern 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“The bell from the neighbouring clock tower rings through the night. Try to avoid rooms opening towards the clock tower, if you can”
 of 5 bubbles Sunilnew, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“NOT the King Room”
 of 5 bubbles Neubecker, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Had a peak a quite a few rooms and all looked great.”
 of 5 bubbles MalcolmandChintz, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for lion heart suite if you want a balcony overlooking the square and the river”
 of 5 bubbles 344traceym, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room and maybe if there are views, one with a view.”
 of 5 bubbles LaurelT20, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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