The Palace Hotel Luzern in the canton of Lucerne, Switzerland has everything a discriminating traveler would expect in a 5 star hotel. The Canton of Lucerne resides in the heart of Switzerland, with the cantonal capital city, also named Lucerne, abutting Lake Lucerne. The hotel itself, located directly on the lakeshore promenade, is a short drive from nearby Zurich Airport. It offers stunning views of both Lake Lucerne and some of the most spectacular mountain scenery available in Switzerland.
Guests will enjoy the rich history of the stately lakeside palace hotel, which opened in 1906. The hotel has been a mainstay for business travelers and tourists alike, who appreciate the wonderful history displayed by the palace, while enjoying all the comforts of modern life.
Guest Rooms And Suites
The hotel offers 129 tastefully decorated rooms and suites designed to accent the historical aspects of the hotel while providing all the modern amenities expected of a 5 star hotel. The hotel offers a variety of sleeping and living arrangements from guest rooms, family rooms and junior suites to elegantly appointed complete suites. The guest rooms comfortably accommodate two adults, with some rooms overlooking the city, while others provide stunning views of Lake Lucerne or the nearby mountain range. For those with families, some full suites and family rooms are available as well with sleeping arrangements for two adults and two children. All the rooms are decorated in a range of beautiful styles, designed to give guests the feeling of a unique, one-of-a-kind traveling experience.
Elegant Dining Experiences
Of course, with breathtaking views of the Alps, along with a lakeside atmosphere one should expect sensational experiences while dining or enjoying refreshments. The Restaurant Marlin provides just such an experience. Their menu focuses on seafood from local and international waters, however for those who prefer non-fish or vegetarian selections, the Restaurant Marlin offers elegant options that are sure to please. Enjoy a glass of wine from their extensive wine collection while dining on the terrace and top off the evening with a desert that tastes as if it were made in heaven.
The hotel also offers more casual dining during the day on their terrace, with guests offered a variety of interesting teas, coffees and cocktails to go with a range of menu items including burgers, barbecued dishes, salads and penne. Guests can also find snacks, sandwiches and social experiences in the hotel bar and for those who want a classic after-dinner experience, the Cigar Lounge Davidoff offers a place to relax, unwind and enjoy your favorite cigar and rum or whiskey.
An all-inclusive resort stay in Switzerland would not be complete without indulging in some of life’s more relaxing moments. Experience a massage in one of their private spa rooms while enjoying the natural scenery. Indulge in a steam bath, sauna experience or spa treatment designed to remove every vestige of stress from your life. For a unique experience in relaxation try their world-renowned Giant Singing Bowl, the only one of its kind in the world.
Guests need not abandon their exercise routine while traveling though. The hotel also offers a fitness studio, jogging routes and day admission to 9 local golf courses.
With such amazing scenery nearby, it would be a shame not to take time out to enjoy all the natural beauty of Switzerland. Hotel concierges will provide recommendations to local attractions including trips to local Mount Pilatus, steamship day trips on Lake Lucerne and visits to Dreilinden Park, a local attraction with a music conservatory, sculptures and artificial ruins.