Grand Hotel National Luzern, Lucerne
|Haldenstrasse 4, 6006, Lucerne, Lucerne Canton, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Grand Hotel National LuzernThe Grand Hotel National Luzern was founded in 1870 by César Ritz and Auguste Escoffier and retains all the elegance and grandeur of the French Renaissance that inspired it. Built on the banks of Lake Lucerne in the heart of Switzerland, this luxury boutique hotel boasts panoramic views across the lake to the impressive Alps beyond.
The Grand Hotel National Luzern was carefully renovated in both 1977 and 1987. The West Wing has been converted into 20 luxury apartments, while the East Wing contains the suites and rooms with all the accompanying luxury hotel services. Those sections that retain their original 1870 features include the entrance hall, the old dining room, the stairwell and the east atrium.
The Grand Hotel National Luzern includes 41 rooms, three restaurants, two bars, a terrace, a swimming pool, sauna, solarium and six events rooms.
The Grand Hotel National Luzern has, without a doubt, an impressive presence on the banks of Lake Lucerne and a historical significance in the centre of the fascinating city of Lucerne, itself in the heart of Switzerland.
Type of rooms: Grand Hotel National LuzernThe Grand Hotel National contains 41 luxury suites and rooms from the Deluxe Junior and Junior Suites to the Deluxe and Classic Rooms. Most of these benefit from balconies and panoramic views over Lake Lucerne and the Alps.
All rooms have been individually furnished in grand style with Italian marble floors and bathrooms, luxury wallpaper, handwoven English rugs and fine sofas and chairs.
Additional information: Grand Hotel National Luzern
Restaurants: The Grand Hotel National boasts three restaurants and one bar:
- Trianon offers international crossover cuisine created by Master Chef, Adrian Bührer. Dishes are inspired by regional traditions and produced with a contemporary twist.
- Il Padrino serves classic Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, with al fresco dining in summer.
- Thai Lotus offers a Far Eastern menu in an exotic ambiance, with a summer terrace.
- The Lake Terrace is located on the peaceful promenade of Lake Lucerne and benefits from panoramic views, ideal for quiet lunches or evening cocktails.
- National Bar: this classic turn-of-the-century hotel bar specialises in malt whiskies, exotic cocktails and quality cigars, with musical entertainment provided every evening.
Wellness: The Grand Hotel National features an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, solarium and sun terrace, plus professional massage treatments (including head, aromatherapy and foot massages).
Fitness Park: Opposite the Grand Hotel National is 5000m2 fitness park with swimming, massage pool, relaxation pool, saunas, fitness area and relaxation zone.
Golf: Within an hour of the Grand Hotel National are ten golf courses and two driving ranges.
Events: The Grand Hotel National has six event rooms. The magnificent banqueting halls recall the Belle Epoque with gold chandeliers and ornate features; the four business rooms are decorated in the Empire Style and are ideal for business meetings of up to 30 persons.
Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge for hotel guests.
Private parking is possible on site and costs CHF 35.00 per day.
Pets are allowed and charged CHF 30 per night.
All costs, prices, and policies, including exchange rates, package deals, and cancellation policy may change and should be confirmed with the hotel upon booking.
Number of rooms: 41
Official category: Superior.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1870/1987.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: German, French, English.Smoking policy: Smoking is not permitted in the rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Breakfast served from 7:00am. to 10:30am.; Lunch served from 11:30am. to 02:00pm.; Dinner served from 06:30pm. to 10:00pm. for dinner. The restaurant is closed on Sunday evenings and Mondays (November to March).
GPS Coordinates: 47° 3' 17.28'' N 8° 18' 52.56'' E
Nearest airport: Kloten (ZRH) - 48.9 km.