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Grand Hotel National, Lucerne

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Created in the 1870s by Cesar Ritz, Grand Hotel National is located on the lakeside promenade, within walking distance of the downtown area, and approximately 40 miles from Zurich International Airport. This location is also within walking distance of the old city and the famous Chapel Bridge, the medieval wooden bridge that crosses the Rheuss, the river of Lucerne. From the hotel there are views across the lake to the Alps and one can see the famous Rigi, Stanserhorn, and Pilatus mountains. Guests have included monarchs and diplomats from all over Europe.

Hotel amenities include swimming pools, sauna, and solarium. Le Trianon offers French cuisine and an extensive wine list, while the National Bar has live music nightly and turn-of-the-century interior. The restaurant Thai Lotus and Padrino Italian restaurant are also on site. The hotel offers room service, a concierge, and valet laundry service.

All rooms feature Italian marble floors, silk wallpaper, hand-woven carpets, and sofas.

Information by Travelocity Hotel Class


Property Information by Travelocity
  • Air Conditioning (In Room)
  • Newspaper (Free)
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television (Cable/Satellite)
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • In Room Wireless Internet Access
  • Television
  • Daily Maid Service
  • In Room Broadband Internet Access
  • Fireplace
  • Safe (In Room)
  • Telephone (Voicemail)
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Mini-Bar

Hotel Details

Property Information by Travelocity
  • 41 Rooms / 4 Floors
  • Built in 1871
  • Babysitting or Child Care
  • Electronic Key
  • Pet Amenities
  • Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Service
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Sprinkler in Rooms
  • Pets Allowed
  • Car Rental
  • Smoke Alarm in Rooms
  • Photocopy Service
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Computer Use Available
  • Administrative Services
  • Concierge Services
  • Common/Public Areas Accessible to Wheelchairs
  • Surveillance Cameras On Site
  • Business Center
  • Currency Exchange
  • Pet Fee Ind
  • A-V Equipment Rental
  • Parking Area Well Lit
  • Fax (For Guests)
  • Common Area Wireless Access
  • Gift Shop
  • ATM/Bank
  • Laundry Room
  • Concierge/ Club Floor
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant in Hotel
  • Health Club
  • Pool (Indoor)
  • Health Spa/Massage