Hotel Rothaus - Lucerne

ex. Best Western

Klosterstrasse 4-6, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Rothaus - Lucerne

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

CHF 22 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Located 1150 meters away from Bourbaki Panorama, the exquisite Hotel Rothaus offers accommodation in the middle of Lucerne within a 15-minute walk of Hofkirche. Residing in a 5-story building, the hotel was opened in 1838 and renovated in 2002.

Hotel Rothaus is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Lucerne.

The property enjoys excellent location within a 55-minute drive to Zurich-Kloten airport.

Rooms

Offering climate control, wireless internet, a laptop-compatible safe, flat-screen TV and a work desk, modern guestrooms boast a homely-style interior. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a complimentary buffet breakfast served daily. Guests will taste fine cuisine in the cozy on-site restaurant. Tavern Is A Modern bar is available on site. Offering Italian dishes, Ristorante Toscana is a 5-minute walk away.

Services

Multilingual staff offers 24-hour reception, laundry and housekeeping.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at CHF 22 per day.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib CHF 40
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 6 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Klosterstrasse 4-6, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003

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City Center
  • Lucerne
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Unicum Lucerne (cuisine: Swiss)
    60 m
  • Drei Konige
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    50

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Rothaus photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

TWIN ROOM SINGLE USE. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Hotel Rothaus photos Room
Triple Room
  • Room size:

    19 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

TRIPLE (WITHOUT COT). BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Suite
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

NON-REFUNDABLE FAMILY ROOM

Hotel Rothaus photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Superior|SUPERIOR ROOM + Breakfast

Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Hotel Rothaus Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Galerie 642.3 km
  • Berg Pilatus2.7 km

Popular areas

  • City Center1.0 km
  • Grand Casino Lucerne1.2 km

Places of interest

  • Kapellbrücke500 m
  • Gemeindeverwaltung2.3 km
  • Stiftung Kunstkeller Kriens2.3 km

Train stations

  • Lucerne Station600 m
  • Lucerne Station700 m

Convention centers

  • KKL Culture and Convention Centre Lucerne800 m
  • Messe Luzern2.5 km

Shopping areas

  • Hertenstein street700 m

Amusement

  • Scala Kino2.3 km
  • Bowling-Center Littau-Luzern2.5 km
  • Bowling Universum 2 GmbH2.8 km
  • Kino Broadway2.9 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Spreuer Bridge200 m
  • Franciscan Church 200 m
  • Jesuit Church300 m
  • Château Gütsch500 m
  • Musegg Wall500 m
  • Chapel Bridge500 m
  • Lion Monument1.1 km

Museums

  • Rosengart Collection Lucerne 400 m
  • Glacier Garden Lucerne1.2 km
  • Museum im Bellpark2.1 km
  • Swiss Museum of Transport2.6 km

Marina

  • Lake Luzern500 m

Local attractions

  • Richard Wagner Museum2.3 km
    Richard Wagner Weg 27, Lucerne
  • Glasi Hergiswil7.5 km
    Seestrasse 12, Hergiswil
  • Verkehrshaus der Schweiz 2.6 km
    Lidostrasse, 5, Lucerne

Near the hotel

  • Historisches Museum Luzern160 m
    Pfistergasse 24, Lucerne
  • Lucerne Concert Hall410 m
    Hirschmattstrasse 13, Lucerne
  • Lake Luzern560 m
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  • Mt. Rigi580 m
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  • Natur-Museum Luzern180 m
    Kasernenplatz 6, Lucerne
  • The Rosengart Collection480 m
    Pilatusstrasse 10, Lucerne
  • Chapel Bridge 550 m
    City Center, Lucerne

Restaurants nearby

  • Unicum Lucerne60 m

    Address: Ruetligasse 4
    Phone: +41 41 240 41 61

    73% likes this, based on 64 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss
    Price Range: CAD 12 - CAD 52

  • Ristorante Toscana70 m

    Address: Ruettligasse 5
    Phone: (0)41 240 02 47

    55% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Jam Jam90 m

    Address: Hirschengraben 45/47
    Phone: 0041412405059

    79% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Price Range: CAD 22 - CAD 62

  • Drei Konige60 m

    Address: Bruchstrasse 35
    Phone: 41 412 480 480

    91% likes this, based on 17 reviews

  • STERN Luzern130 m

    Address: Burgerstrasse 35
    Phone: 041 227 50 60

    73% likes this, based on 89 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss
    Price Range: CAD 29 - CAD 77

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    50

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Cities nearby
  • Horw hotels - 4 km
  • Hergiswil hotels - 7 km
  • Kastanienbaum hotels - 5 km
  • Rothenburg hotels - 6 km
  • Merlischachen hotels - 7 km
  • Emmenbrucke hotels - 4 km
  • Kriens hotels - 3 km
  • Kehrsiten, Nidwalden hotels - 7 km
  • Burgenstock hotels - 8 km
  • Perlen hotels - 8 km

Hotel Rothaus Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Rothaus

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 108 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.0
Service
9.0
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The cental location of the Hotel Rothaus made it easy to walk to the old town, the railway station,for shopping and restaurants and to get public transportaion. The staff recommended a restaurant which was traditional and of good value. The rooms were small but included what we needed for an overnight stay.

  • Group of friends
    2.4

    There was nothing so nice about the hotel to like. In fact hotel had very unfriendly and rude staff. Hotel did not give proper room service no extra pillows or fan on such hot day. Very lousy and bad breakfast specially nothing good for a vegeterian. I felt I had wasted my money on staying with best western hotel

    Bad hotel. Unfriendly and rude staff at reception they could not answer tourist related question from there own city how shamefull. Sharp edge furniture in room I Already got hurt twice in my leg. Lousy and cold breakfast with nO option for vegetarians. Too expensive hotel with no good service that makes your stay comfortable. Think 2 times before wasting your money after hotel best western

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The hotel Rothaus is in a very good location and close to the Altstadt in Luzern. The staff is very friendly, the breakfast very good and the rooms have been updated.

    The hotel rooms do not have air conditioning. In Switzerland this is not so necessary if you have cool nights and a good breeze. However, the hotel is near busy streets and is across the street from a bar - you will therefore hear road noise and people talking loudly particularly around closing time.

  • Family with children
    5.8

    Friendly staff.

    Very expensive for what you get. Room was good but simple and price was very high.

  • Single
    7.4

    Good value for money. Clean and modern rooms. Free wi-fi.

    Unfriendly stuff. Wi-fi reception very poor everywhere in the hotel.

  • Couple
    6.6

    Location.

    The room looked nothing like a "Best Western" Room.. Which makes sense because we seent hat it was an individually owned best western. The furniture was all really old and mismatched.. No ac; had to call down for a fan. The tub was weird, old and dingy. No soap for your hair just your body. I go to school online and being on the 3rd floor (Not the top) I couldn't get the wifi to work consitently on my iPad.. When trying to submit posts it would time out. So, I had to go sit in the lobby just to do my school work. The staff wasn't much help when we asked for their recommendations on what we could do nearby. But, I guess that's not what we paid for so can't be too mad. All in all I was expecting a lot more for the price we paid.

  • Couple
    5.8

    The breakfast and the staff.

    The room didn't match what was described in the photos.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    I left my mobile phone at the Hotel. The staff was so trusting and returned my phone and sent back me in UK.

  • Single
    7.4

    Room a litlle bit noisy, no air conditionated in the room

  • Single
    5.4

    The location- it is only one bus stop away from my office (or a 10 minute walk)

    A one-star room in a three-star hotel! I chose this hotel because I liked the design of the rooms (from what I saw on their website, I thought they had all been renovated). However, when I arrived, I was given a small room on the first floor, which still had the old furniture and nasty brown (smelly) carpet. I was not impressed. To make matters worse, there was a gathering room at the end of the hall,and on my second night there, after a long day at work, I came home to a large group having a very loud get-together, which lasted for a few hours. Also, the man working on the breakfast shift was not friendly at all.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Exceeded expectations. The hotel is very comfortable and recently renovated, very clean and nice. We asked for advice at the reception for a good place to eat a Wiener Schnitzel. The lady at the reception was not overbearing but told us that the hotel's restaurnat has good offerings on this front. After touring the old town, we didnt see anything we liked (most restaurants were closed due to Easter) so we went back to the hotel. And my God I am so glad we did. The schnitzel was the best I have ever had anywhere. Thanks for this suggestion. Also the service was immeccable. Thanks and keep it up!!!

    There is no on-site parking, and it was a rainy day when we checked in. We had to park at the indoor pay parking across the street. Had to walk to the hotel in the rain and had to pay extra for parking.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    At arrival it looked that reception is doing a formalties of giving a room than a welcome. Staff behaviour was strange not sure if this is more for people belonging to east than west. Was finding it hard to explain basic needs such as if you ask for normal water, you are asked you want mineral water or water with bubbles and your no knowledge about local language is considered as laughable..... Lot more to write but will stop here.

  • Family with children
    6.2

    The location is quite good. You can follow the river, and this is a good start point for the city tour. Easy to access to the old towns, and located in a quiet place. Near the hotel there were kioks and Asian supermarket and lots of restaurants.

    The price - too high. Yes, this is Switzerland. But for the price the room was unexpectedly small. The interior and the bathroom was so-so. It is 3 times higher than the hotels of this level of facilities in Frankfurt.

  • Single
    7.8

    Central location, good breakfast, free wifi that was secure.

  • Single
    9.6

    Staff were very friendly and helpfully,room was very clean total was perfect will back there again.

    Breakfast not much choice but it ok.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Rothaus - Lucerne Lucerne location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Klosterstrasse 4-6, Lucerne, Switzerland, 6003

Get directions
City Center
  • Lucerne
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Unicum Lucerne (cuisine: Swiss)
    60 m
  • Drei Konige
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLucerneHotel Rothaus

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Switzerland

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