Chateau Gütsch, Lucerne
|Kanonenstrasse, 6003, Lucerne, Lucerne Canton, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Chateau GütschPerched at the top of a hill overlooking the city of Lucerne, this spectacular boutique property is set in a magnificently restored and renovated historic castle, originally built in 1888. Returned to its former splendour by the world-renowned interior designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Château Gütsch now offers luxurious accommodation and fine cuisine in one of the most beautiful settings imaginable.
Perfect for visiting this splendid city while enjoying the utmost luxury, Château Gütsch is within easy reach of many of Lucerne's most important landmarks and attractions, including the old town, the Chapel Bridge and the Spreuer Bridge. Scheduled ferry services around the lake and magnificent cruises on historic paddle steamers are available from the harbour, which is also easily accessible from the Château.
The rooms, suites and public areas of the Château Gütsch have been carefully restored to reflect its rich heritage and important standing in the history of Lucerne. Special attention has been paid to the historic decorative details, including the plaster work, wood carving, fine parquet flooring and panelling. Guests can enjoy gourmet dining in the Restaurant Château Gütsch, which has a fabulous outdoor dining area, while the lounge-bar is an intimate, sophisticated space, which boasts a fabulous selection of portraits from the château's unique art collection.
Type of rooms: Chateau GütschDouble Rooms:
Double rooms come with king-size beds or twin beds, and range in size from 22 to 24 sq m.
Forest View Rooms:
These south-facing rooms have views of the the forest.
3rd Floor Lake View Rooms:
Some of these rooms have balconies boasting a spectacular view of lake Lucerne, the city of Lucerne and the surrounding mountains.
2nd Floor Balcony Rooms:
These charming rooms all have generous balconies with a spectacular view of lake Lucerne, the city and the surrounding mountains.
1st Floor Terrace Room:
These comfortable, spacious rooms all have a large outdoor terrace with a spectacular view of Lucerne, the lake and the surrounding mountains.
The Majorelle Suite:
This Junior Suite is an Arabesque fantasy with an intimate tented bedroom and an elegantly appointed salon with cushioned banquette seating and a beautiful art nouveau-style en-suite bathroom. One king-size bed.
Room size 36 sq m.
The Queen Victoria Suite:
With its beautiful claw footed bath tub positioned romantically in the middle of the room, surrounded by important Swiss landscape paintings from the 19th century. Birdseye views over the city and lake are glimpsed through the draped windows and dramatic four-poster bed. One extra-large double bed.
Suite size 41 sq m.
The Alexander Suite:
This fabulous suite features a gilded king-sized four-poster bed dominates the master bedroom and antique furniture from the original Gutsch collection. A marble clad bath is situated under the castle's grand turret and is surrounded by windows revealing the very best views in the city. The suite also features a spectacular corner terrace of 87 sq m with commanding views of the city and the lake. One king-size bed, two sofa beds. Suite size 73 sq m.
Additional information: Chateau Gütsch
A shuttle service from Lucerne railway station is available on request.
Number of rooms: 27
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1888/2014.
Languages spoken: German, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro, EC-Card.
GPS Coordinates: 47° 3' 5.89'' N 8° 17' 42.10'' E
Nearest airport: Zurich Airport - 63,5km.