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Hotel des Balances

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Reviewed 19 September 2015

The location is ideal-in the old part of the city,on the river embankment The Renaissance façade of the Hotel was spectacular but is presently under repair ,still, the hotel has retained its atmosphere.The front desk crew is efficient and courteous.There is only one lift like...More

1  Thank Palouzen
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Hotel staff was fluent in english. Everything was ready when we checked in hours early. Staff was great. Excellent location. Worth the extra for a river view. Great location centrally located. 5 minute easy walk from train station. Great bar - got two free drinks...More

1  Thank richard B
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

The amazing room was clean and the staff were friendly and helpful.close to food and market shopping.I would recommend the hotel,we got what we asked for.price is expensive but everything was alright.hotel included very good restaurant downstairs.you can get tasty and fresh food,de luxe for...More

Thank Klára C
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We usually have the best of experiences all over the world. Not so at this 3 night stop on our 2 week Switzerland vacation. The second morning for breakfast we were given a lovely table on the waterfront by Sergio. We ordered coffee and eggs...More

11  Thank xxtrasafe
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Right on the river with absolutely stunning views; our room overlooked the river and with its balcony one felt really to be in the centre of every thing. Staff were great and the restaurant also - but not cheap. A wonderful building surrounded by the...More

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US$234 - US$527 (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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US$234 - US$527 (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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wcsox05
17 January 2018|
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Response from gmeak | Reviewed this property |
The rooms are not air conditioned, but generally have huge windows and/or French doors , all of which have automatic screens. The buttons next to the bed operate the screens. They were SO fun to discover and play with. As... More
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Yin74
27 May 2017|
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Response from traceyb20 | Reviewed this property |
It's a 5 minute easy walk, maybe 10 at most if you walk slowly and have luggage
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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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"We had city view - ok but the view on the other side is excellent."
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