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Hotel des Balances
Weinmarkt, 6004 Lucerne, Switzerland – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.8/10! (score from 1895 reviews)
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Housed in a former Guild Hall, the Hotel des Balances enjoys a picturesque location on the Reuss river in the heart of Old Lucerne. Wi-Fi is available free of charge.
Most rooms offers views of the Chapel Bridge, the Jesuit Church and the Weinmarkt square.
The Restaurant La Balance serves excellent French and Swiss cuisine and features a river-side terrace. There is also a casual bistro and a piano bar at the Hotel des Balances.
This is our guests' favorite part of Lucerne, according to independent reviews.
Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.
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Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.
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4 reasons to choose Hotel des Balances
- Is it possible to walk to the Lucerne train station from this hotel?On foot you reach us in about 7 minutes by crossing the large bridge (Seebrücke) and then turning left and walking alongside the Reuss river. The way...Answered on October 12, 2019
- Hello, We will be staying at your hotel on Friday February 26th and I was inquiring about Parking. Is it clearly indicated close to the Hotel? Is it...You are welcome to drive up directly in front of the hotel with your car, leave the car key at the reception and we will park it for you for CHF 33.00...Answered on February 24, 2021
- Hi, is late check-in possible? I will arrive midnight-1am.yes, we have 24 hours receptionAnswered on February 15, 2020
- Can we add daily breakfast to the room rate?Yes you can.Answered on January 6, 2021
- Hi there! Do your junior suite’s with river view have a coffee machine? Thanks so much!yes, all the rooms have a coffee machine in the room. Free tee and coffee.Answered on July 12, 2022
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Food: French, Seafood, International, European
Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour
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2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
Children 6 and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
Crib and extra bed policies
Crib by request
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.
All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
When booking for more than 10 people, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
Hotel des Balances accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
The fine print
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.
FAQs about Hotel des Balances
Hotel des Balances offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Golf course (within 2 miles)
Guests staying at Hotel des Balances can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- À la carte
Hotel des Balances has 1 restaurant:
The prices at Hotel des Balances may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Room options at Hotel des Balances include:
Check-in at Hotel des Balances is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.
From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel des Balances by:
- Train 1h
- Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 1h
Hotel des Balances is 1,300 feet from the center of Lucerne.