Hotel Vitznauerhof, Vitznau
|Seestrasse 80, 6354, Vitznau, Lucerne Canton, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Hotel VitznauerhofHotel Vitznauerhof is a historic property standing on the shores of lake Lucerne, in the charming little vilage of Vitznau. Originally built in 1901, it has recently been thoroughly renovated and restored after suffering devastating flood damage in 2005. This luxury boutique hotel now provides exclusive accommodation, fine cuisine and unique spa services in an idyllic lakeside setting.
Located in the shadow of Mount Rigi, Hotel Vitznauerhof is perfect for relaxing visits to this beautiful region. Just footsteps from the spectacular Vitznau-Rigi rack railway, the oldest in Europe, climbing up to 1798 metres to the summit of Mount Rigi, the hotel is also close to the harbour, where historic paddle steamers offer cruises around the lake. Other highlights include the Vitznau fortress and cruises to Lucerne. Other favourite activities include hiking, mountain biking and paragliding, and of course skiing and snowboarding in winter.
Hotel Vitznauerhof has three excellent dining options - the Inspiration Restaurant, the gastronomic Sens restaurant and the fabulous Panorama garden restaurant, all offering magnificent views of the lake. The Spa and Wellness centre is one of the essential facilities of the hotel, and has a sauna, steam bath, experience shower, arelaxation room and outdoor whirlpool. An immense range of massages and treatments is also available, and there is a fully equipped fitness room with state-of-the art TechnGym equipment.
Type of rooms: Hotel VitznauerhofSingle Room Rigi View:
These rooms have views of mount Rigi, and an en-suite bathroom with a shower. One double bed. Room size 20 to 22 sq m.
Single Room with Lake View:
Stylish room with a lake-views, a flat-screen satellite TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Some rooms come with a balcony or a terrace. One double bed. Room size 21 sq m.
Double Room Rigi View:
These well-designed rooms come with an en-suite bathroom with shower or bath. One large double bed. Room size 24 to 36 sq m.
Double Room with Lake View:
Stylish rooms with a view of Lake Lucerne, a flat-screen satellite TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries. Two single beds, one sofa bed. Room size 24 to 38 sq m.
Premium Double Room with Lake View:
These spacious, stylish rooms rooms feature views of the lake, and also have a terrace or balcony. Twin beds. Room size 28 to 36 sq m.
Duplex Double Room:
These rooms, arranged on two floors, are equipped with two bathrooms with showers. The sleeping area is on the upper floor, and there is a balcony offering lake and mountain views. Two single beds, two sofa beds. Room size 48 to 56 sq m.
These spacious junior suites offer mountain views and two bathrooms featuring a bathtub and a shower. Twin beds. Suite size 52 sq m.
The Bürgenstock, Wissifluh and Rigi Suites are large suites arranged on two floors, and have a balcony with views of the lake and mount Rigi. They also have two bathrooms, a separate living room with a seating area and a flat-screen satellite TV. Twin beds and one sofa bed. Suite size 60 to 68 sq m.
Vitznauerhof Duplex Suite:
This even larger suite has fabulous views of the lake and two balconies. Set on two floors, it has a separate living room with a seating area and a flat-screen TV. Twin beds and one sofa bed. Suite size 71 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: TV with CD/DVD-player; Nespresso coffee machine; mini-bar; make-up mirror; bathrobes and slippers; hair-dryer; Molton Brown amenities; in-room safe; W-LAN; stationery.
Additional information: Hotel Vitznauerhof
Trasfer services are available on request. Charges apply.
There is a small daily charge for pets.
Number of rooms: 53
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1901/2010.
Languages spoken: German, English, French, Italian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Restaurant Sens open from Wednesday to Sunday, from 11:30am. to 14:00pm. and from 18:00pm. to 22:00pm.
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
Restaurant Inspiration open daily from 12 noon to 22:00pm.
How to get here: From Zürich, follow the A4 towards Zug-Lucerne and then the A4 Schwyz/Gotthard.
Take the exit for Küssnacht/ Weggis and follow signs to Vitznau.
From Beckenried, there is the option of taking the car ferry to Gersau (only during summer).
GPS Coordinates: 47° 0' 28.05'' N 8° 28' 59.53'' E
Nearest airport: Zurich Airport - 65,9 km.