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Plettenberg Bay
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were very impressed with the service we received. We booked a room in the sister hotel (Alpina). When we arrived, we were told that we could check in at Hotel Monopol, just next to hotel Alpina (at no extra cost) because there were rooms available. Hotel Alpina is a three star hotel, while Monopol a four star. It was... More 

1 Thank Helene S
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable hotel right next to train station. I arrived late at night and left early in the morning, so I didn't see much of it. But everything was as expected. Very clean. Very good value and the location, right at the train station, is perfect.

Thank Robert R
Blanco, Texas
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159 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked in at Hotel Monopol Luzern - the hotels (Monopol and Alpina are co-owned) they are just across the street from the Train Station (use the crosswalk or if in shopping area use the escalator which brings you to front of Monopol (Starbuck's entrance) Staff was very nice - spoke several languages. Our room was ready - the very... More 

Thank RiverbendTX
Hua Hin, Thailand
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only a view steps away from the railway-station. The rooms are good renovated. The breakfast is next door in the Hotel Monopol and is very good. Also the lake and the Kappelenbrücke is near from the hotel.

Thank Peter M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Breakfast is good with a nice variety of breads and buns. Friendly and helpful staff. Clean facilities. A nice variety of English TV channels. Due to architectural constraints on the hotel building, no airconditioners are allowed. It was quite hot on our visit. For normal weather the lack of airconditioner will be ok.

Thank Fritz W
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Having read some previous reviews I wasn't looking forward to staying here! The hotel is literally across the road from railway station, you have to book in at the reception of.the Monopole, all very efficient, our room wasn't ready (we were early) so we went for a short trip around Luzern. When we went back our cases had been taken... More 

Thank Elizabeth S
Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The location of this hotel is great. My husband & I stayed 5 nights in Hotel Alpina Luzern. It was so convenient to everything. We arrived before time to check in, so we left our suitcases at Hotel Monopol Luzern, the sister hotel. Then when we came back to check in, they had taken our suitcases to our room. That... More 

1 Thank bmeadors01
Lund, Sweden
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience at Swiss Alpina. Our rooms were big enough decked with tv,sufficient cupboard space, gallery and mount pilatus view. The breakfast was hooked up at the sister hotel Monopol. The location is great as it is close to the station and the Kapellbrücke! We also took a Mount pilatus tour with viator and had the pick... More 

1 Thank PrajaktaJS
Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is convenient and near to train station, but a bit pricy. Staff is nice, but reception is not always available. Room is spacious but a bit old, no kettle and no fridge. Room is a bit hot and need to turn on the fan at night. A bit noisy at night due to pub nearby, therefore ear plug... More 

Thank Sunny Y
Antioch, Illinois
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The first thing we saw when entering the room was a small dish with ear plugs. Guess the management knows the problem and takes the cheap fix. The front staff was very nice. The windows, when closed, kept the street noise out (and there is a loud bar next door at ground level) but the floor loudly creaks with literally... More 

Thank Jim M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel ALPINA Lucerne, directly at the train station Lucerne and KKL Culture and Convention Centre (no taxi), in the middle of the city center, at the lake Lucerne, the world famous Chapel Bridge and all points of interest. Only 3 minutes by S-Train away from the Fair / Messe Lucerne. The well-tended, cosy and reasonably priced 3-Star Hotel *** ALPINA Lucerne is situated at the most central TOP-location (train station, city center, lake Lucerne, fair, center hotels lucerne). A CORDIAL WELCOME in Lucerne Hotels ALPINA Luzern. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alpina Luzern

Address: Frankenstrasse 6 | Direkt beim Bahnhof Luzern, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Lucerne > Lucerne
Price Range: £96 - £185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alpina Luzern 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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