Ambassador Hotel Lucerne

Zurichstrasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, CH6000  show map
 3 stars
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Ambassador Hotel Lucerne

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Horseback riding

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Located within the city center, the three-star hotel Ambassador is situated close to Lion Monument and Bourbaki Panorama.

Renovated in 2006, the modern-style hotel building offers all necessary facilities for its guests.

All 31 friendly and comfortable guestrooms provide bright inner courtyard or the sunny terrace, offering bath or shower, pay TV, safe and mini-bar.

The hotel offers the guests to visit its market-fresh cuisine at Restaurant Lapin.

Business guests are offered Wi-Fi internet access in the entire hotel, which is free of charge.

The hotel provides the guests with an indoor swimming pool.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   31.

Rooms

The hotel provides no rooms for people with disabilities.

Standard double room comes with a safe deposit box and bathtub.

Double room offers shower.

Twin room features mini-bar.

Triple room offers bathtub and shower.

Elegant single room comes with a safe deposit box and satellite and cable TV.

Elegant triple room is equipped with mini-bar.

All children under two years old may stay at the hotel for CHF20 per night/person for baby cots.

Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 60.00 per night/person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2.

Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1.

Dining options

A buffet breakfast is served in the breakfast room every morning from 7am to 10am.

Room dinning service is available during limited hours.

At Restaurant Lapin seasonal specialties from throughout Switzerland are served.

The hotel Ambassador Lucerne serves a buffet breakfast for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Guest Parking

  • public parking is possible at a location nearby at CHF 25 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Fine dining
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Media

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

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Lucerne location
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Hotel Address:

Zurichstrasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, CH6000

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City Center
  • Lucerne
    2700 ft
Airports
  • 30.3 mi
  • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
    52.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Lucerne Station
    2700 ft
  • Train Stations
    400 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Old Swiss House (cuisine: Swiss)
    400 ft
  • Kanchi Indian restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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Rooms and availability

The hotel provides no rooms for people with disabilities.

Standard double room comes with a safe deposit box and bathtub.

Double room offers shower.

Twin room features mini-bar.

Triple room offers bathtub and shower.

Elegant single room comes with a safe deposit box and satellite and cable TV.

Elegant triple room is equipped with mini-bar.

All children under two years old may stay at the hotel for CHF20 per night/person for baby cots.

Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 60.00 per night/person for extra beds.

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2.

Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1.

Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Single RoomAmbassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Single RoomAmbassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Single Room
Standard Single Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds or Double Bed
Size: 195 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double room with child extra bed (3-12 yrs)

Room facilities
    Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Triple RoomAmbassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Triple RoomAmbassador Hotel Lucerne Standard Triple Room
    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple or 1 King Size bed and 1 Sofa bed
    Size: 250 sq. feet
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    Standard Triple

    Room facilities
      Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Comfort Triple Room
      Comfort Triple Room
      Bed type: Triple
      Size: 250 sq. feet
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      Each of our 31 friendly and comfortable rooms is ideal for relaxing and unwinding. Some of our rooms look onto the bright inner courtyard or the sunny terrace, providing a particularly quiet location. The modern, elegant infrastructure offers all the amenities you expect from a modern city hotel. Access to the internet is by WLAN and is free of charge.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Lucerne location
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        Hotel Address:

        Zurichstrasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, CH6000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lucerne
          2700 ft
        Airports
        • 30.3 mi
        • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
          52.0 mi
        Train Stations
        • Lucerne Station
          2700 ft
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Old Swiss House (cuisine: Swiss)
          400 ft
        • Kanchi Indian restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
          100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

        SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLucerneAmbassador Hotel Lucerne

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

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        Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Galerie 64 - 2.0 mi
        • Galerie der Gemeinde Emmen - 2.1 mi
        • Berg Pilatus - 2.3 mi

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 2300 ft

        Places of interest

        • Kapellbrücke - 1700 ft
        • Gemeindeverwaltung - 2.1 mi
        • Stiftung Kunstkeller Kriens - 2.1 mi

        Train stations

        • Lucerne Station - 2300 ft

        Convention centers

        • Messe Luzern - 2.1 mi

        Amusement

        • Scala Kino - 2.1 mi
        • Bowling-Center Littau-Luzern - 2.1 mi
        • Pink Billino - 2.2 mi
        • Bowling Universum 2 GmbH - 2.2 mi
        • Kino Broadway - 2.3 mi
        • Billard Club National Littau - 2.4 mi

        Museums

        • Swiss Museum of Transport - 1.2 mi
        • Museum im Bellpark - 1.9 mi

        Marina

        • Lake Luzern - 1700 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Mount Pilatus - 1.1 mi
          PILATUS-BAHNEN AG Schlossweg 1, Lucerne
        • Richard Wagner Museum - 1.3 mi
          Richard Wagner Weg 27, Lucerne
        • Verkehrshaus der Schweiz (Swiss Transport Museum) - 1.2 mi
          Lidostrasse, 5, Lucerne
        • Glasi Hergiswil - 5.1 mi
          Seestrasse 12, Hergiswil

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • Hofkirche - 800 ft
          LucerneSwitzerland
        • Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke) - 1700 ft
          City Center, Lucerne
        • Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre (Kultur und Kongresszentrum Luzern) - 1900 ft
          Europaplatz 1, Lucerne
        • Mt. Rigi - 2200 ft
          LucerneSwitzerland
        • Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten) - 1000 ft
          Denkmalstrasse 4, Lucerne
        • Lake Luzern - 2000 ft
          LucerneSwitzerland
        • Modern Art Museum - 2000 ft
          Europaplatz 1, Lucerne

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Old Swiss House - 400 ft

          Address: Lowenplatz 4
          Phone: 041 410 61 71

          83% likes this, based on 256 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 2 - USD 27

        • Restaurant Lapin - 200 ft

          Address: Museggstrasse 2
          Phone: 41-414188000

          77% likes this, based on 53 reviews
          Cuisine: Contemporary, Brasserie, Fondue, Swiss
          Price Range: USD 21 - USD 50

        • Barbatti - 400 ft

          Address: Topferstrasse 10
          Phone: 041 410 13 41

          71% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        • Kanchi Indian restaurant - 100 ft

          Address: Zurichstrasse 4,
          Phone: 41 0 41 410 67 08

          60% likes this, based on 122 reviews
          Cuisine: Indian

        • De La Paix Lucerne - 200 ft

          Address: 2 museggstrasse
          Phone: +41 (0)41 418 80 00

          74% likes this, based on 29 reviews
          Cuisine: Swiss
          Price Range: USD 50 - USD 404

        Getting there.

        Airport Zurich-Kloten is in 48.8km.

        From the airport:

        • Head southwest on Check-in, turn right toward Butzenbüelring and slight left onto Butzenbüelring, slight left to merge onto A51 toward A1/Bern/Saint Gallen/Zürich/Basel/E60, take exit 63-Zürich-Nord to merge onto A1/A4/E41/E60 toward Bern/Basel/Nordring-Zürich/Chur/Luzern, continue onto E41 and then onto A3, take exit 31-31a to merge onto A4/E41 toward Gotthard/Luzern, keep left at the fork and merge onto Unknown road, take exit 26-Luzern toward Zentrum/Küssnacht a.R., merge onto Route 2, sharp right to stay on Route 2, at the roundabout take the first exit onto St. Karli-Brücke, turn right onto Spitalstrasse, turn right onto Friedentalstrasse and go through one roundabout, turn right onto Maihofstrasse/Route 4 and continue to follow Route 4, The hotel will be on the right.

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

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        Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Reviews

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

        Average guest rating

        7.2out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 56 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        10.0
        Value
        10.0

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Basic,comfortable hotel.Room nice and clean.Good continental breakfast,good coffee at breakfast.Free computer use in reception area. Lucerne is expensive so this hotel is relatively good value (over £200 sterling difference for the stay compared with a local 4 star hotel).

          Room tended to be rather hot (although there was a fan on the dressing table).Not told about swimming pool on arrival (available at sister hotel next door).No tea/coffee facilities in room which would be nice.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Central location. Room was quite big for a family of 3. Friendly stuff speaking good english.

          Rooms facing the street are too noisy. You can even hear people talking on the streat at night. Isolation is very poor.

        • Family with children
          8.2

          I loved the big room for 3. Everything was fine and the personnel was friendly.

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Very conviniently located near train station , lake and market. My phone in room was not working when I checked in, but hotel staff changed it after some follow-up. A rather blunt note for not making room floor wet could have been bit politely written. There was spider on my bed when I removed the cover.

          Breakfast could have been much better.

        • Single
          10.0

          The Ambassador had a great location, right near the famous Lion Monument and easy walking distance from the old town.

        • Couple
          7.0

          The location is perfect. Really close to shops and the lake.

          The room is incredibly hot. With no airconditioning and only a small desk fan.. the 'free WiFi throughout the hotel' is unavailable on the 6th floor, very disappointing. The laundry service is run through the reception, and the staff are very unmotivated to take your washing, which costs around 5 Franks a shirt. During breakfast we were hounded by staff asking for our room number and you feel very unwelcome.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Location is nice and but hotel staffs are too mechanical.

        • Couple
          6.2

          Free internet and close to most shops.

          We had a double bed which consisted of two single beds joint together. The beds kept separating from each other.

        • Couple
          7.4

          Easy access to shopping street which is just the next block.

        • Couple
          8.8

          The continental breakfast was fresh and delicious. We enjoyed our balcony that overlooked the beautiful courtyard.

          The shower head is not stable, which allows water to spray outside of the stall. No air conditioner, but you can open windows. Balcony in our room was shared with the next room, which made privacy a concern, especially with open windows.

        • Group of friends
          10.0

          We had a great time at the Ambassador in Luzern - location fantastic and the staff were very helpful and friendly!!!! Will defininetly visit again and recommend to other travellers!!!

        • Single
          6.6

          It is very well situated in the middle of the city.

          It's a bit noisy when you have a room facing the streetside and you want to open a window.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Pretty much everything

          The constant key exchange on the third floor

        • Group of friends
          4.6

          I didn't like anything about this hotel. It was sold as a three star and it defiantly wasn't. The rooms were clean but very outdated. There's no AC and the weather was great making the room very hot. The fan provided didn't do much. To access the reception area you havebto go up to the second floor. I was very disappointed with my stay.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          In commercial noisy area with no place to even temporarily stop a car near hotel to unload luggage. Hotel lobby on 2nd floor via elevator. Cumbersome at best. Parking in public garage 3 blocks away. Room nice size but very sparse. Felt much more like a overpriced 2 star than a 3.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Ambassador Hotel Lucerne Lucerne location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Zurichstrasse 3, Lucerne, Switzerland, CH6000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lucerne
          2700 ft
        Airports
        • 30.3 mi
        • Euroairport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg (BSL)
          52.0 mi
        Train Stations
        • Lucerne Station
          2700 ft
        • Train Stations
          400 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Old Swiss House (cuisine: Swiss)
          400 ft
        • Kanchi Indian restaurant (cuisine: Indian)
          100 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2006
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

        SwissHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLucerneAmbassador Hotel Lucerne

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

        Use Badge