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Seehotel Hermitage
4.5 out of 5
Seeburgstrasse 72, Lucerne, LU
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4.6/5Exceptional! (739 reviews)

"The hotel was location and staff were outstanding however check in was not up to standard expected 4 in Q at 4pm I staff member in counter . No consierge , no where to park car at door and drop off luggage , customer interrupted my check in after after long wait to request Taxi and staff member both ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Seehotel Hermitage
Grand Hotel National
5 out of 5
Haldenstrasse 4, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $308 per night from Jan 23 to Jan 24
4.6/5Exceptional! (608 reviews)

"Superb hotel. Great location. Wonderful 5 star hotel. Directly on the lake. The street is behind the hotel"…"

Reviewed on May 29, 2020

Grand Hotel National
 Ameron Luzern Hotel Flora
4 out of 5
Seidenhofstrasse 5, Lucerne, LU
The price is $140 per night from Feb 5 to Feb 6
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,063 reviews)

"During COVID I do not think the hotel was taking measures at the breakfast restaurant seriously. No requirement for servers to wear masks, etc."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

Ameron Luzern Hotel Flora
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Cascada Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
Bundesplatz 18, Lucerne, LU
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4.4/5Wonderful! (575 reviews)

"Amazing hotel with the most helpful staff. Nothing is too much. Hearty breakfast and beautiful rooms. So many great facilities!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Cascada Boutique Hotel
Hotel Hofgarten
4 out of 5
Stadthofstrasse 14, Lucerne, LU
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4.4/5Excellent! (508 reviews)

"Super nice personal! Nice ambiance. Great breakfast!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Hotel Hofgarten
Hotel Rebstock Luzern
4 out of 5
St. Leodegarstrasse 3, Lucerne, LU
The price is $193 per night from Feb 15 to Feb 16
4.3/5Excellent! (411 reviews)
Friendly Vintage Hotel...but better when it’s cool

"There are so many nice things about this hotel. The location is great, the staff is friendly, great breakfast and a cool vintage building. But...there is a trade-off when it comes to heat and noise. On a hot day, the rooms are warm and when you open the windows the church bells ring at every hour. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Hotel Rebstock Luzern
Waldstaetterhof Swiss Quality Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Zentralstrasse 4, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $184 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4.2/5Excellent! (798 reviews)

"Staff personnel doesn't help much when required for some information"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Waldstaetterhof Swiss Quality Hotel
Altstadt Hotel Krone Luzern
3 out of 5
Weinmarkt 12, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $108 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4.2/5Excellent! (873 reviews)

"The location is perfect, right in the center of the old city Rooms are clean"…"

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Altstadt Hotel Krone Luzern
Radisson Blu Hotel, Lucerne
4.5 out of 5
Lakefront Center, Inseliquai 12, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $180 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.2/5Excellent! (948 reviews)

"Fine, nothing exceptional. Breakfast only until 10am is ridiculous. No option for room service either."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Lucerne
Hotel Drei Könige
3 out of 5
Bruchstrasse 35, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $123 per night from Feb 15 to Feb 16
4.2/5Very Good! (981 reviews)
Good hotel in quiet area

"It’s a nice little hotel in a quiet area but close enough to walk to the old town and grocery stores. The staff are always very helpful and pleasant"…"

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2020

Hotel Drei Könige
THE TOURIST CITY & RIVER HOTEL LUCERNE
2 out of 5
St.-karli-quai 12, Lucerne, LU
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4.1/5Very Good! (194 reviews)

"Walking distance to the city center and since I booked a room with balcony overlooking the Reuss River, it is nice to sit there and people watch. Just hot though since no AC but a fan was provided. Small TV with no english channels, no coffee/tea pot and no fridge in the room. The breakfast is a/ok ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

THE TOURIST CITY & RIVER HOTEL LUCERNE
Hotel de la Paix
3 out of 5
Museggstrasse 2, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $139 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
4/5Very Good! (457 reviews)

"I was very glad to find this hotel open during that time. It is nicely located near the lake. Rooms are OK too. Moreover, the people spak French (i don't speak German and I am French native language)"…"

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020

Hotel de la Paix
ibis Styles Luzern
3 out of 5
Friedenstrasse 8, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $109 per night from Feb 6 to Feb 7
3.9/5Good! (614 reviews)

"Reception was good, and the room was clean , we spent a good night."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

ibis Styles Luzern
ibis budget Luzern City
1 out of 5
Kellerstrasse 6, Lucerne
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The price is $86 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.8/5Good! (647 reviews)

"Very friendly and super helpful staff! They also offer free bus tickets, which make transportation super easy. Rooms were clean and modern style. Garage spots were limited and air conditioning doesn't work properly (old system)."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

ibis budget Luzern City
VISIONAPARTMENTS Lucerne Neustadtstrasse
3.5 out of 5
Neustadtstrasse 16, Lucerne
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3.4/5Good! (645 reviews)

"went in 2018 and absolutely loved the hotel. Unfortunately we couldn't stay the whole time but we loved the location and how well it was maintained."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

VISIONAPARTMENTS Lucerne Neustadtstrasse
ROESLI Guest House
2 out of 5
Pfistergasse 12, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $70 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
3.4/5 (571 reviews)

"Very good cost-benefit ratio and friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

ROESLI Guest House
Hotel Falken
2 out of 5
Falkengasse 4-6, Lucerne, LU
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The price is $87 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
3.3/5 (391 reviews)

"The hotel was in a good part of town, with historic sights located within walking distance."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Hotel Falken
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Cheap Hotels in Lucerne

Lucerne offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Lucerne Town Hall and Chapel Bridge, this destination is home to Glacier Garden and Lake Side Promenade, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're hunting for affordable places to stay in Lucerne, the 19 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travelers in search of a bargain:

Hotel Falken - 2-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its proximity to shops and central location.

Ibis budget Luzern City - Customers like this 1-star hotel for its helpful staff and convenient parking. It offers free WiFi, air conditioning, and free newspapers.

Ibis Styles Luzern - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant, and a bar. Reviews mention the comfortable beds and proximity to public transportation.

Hotel Drei Könige - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and overall value. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and laundry facilities.

Planning Your Trip to Lucerne

Still choosing trip dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 73°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 27°F
  • Rainiest months: June, May, September, and August, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches
  • Driest months: January, February, October, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.06 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Lucerne

Lucerne attracts visitors with its major shopping area and historic landmarks, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Lucerne Town Hall and Chapel Bridge, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Glacier Garden and Lake Side Promenade, or check out the area's cultural spots like Swiss Transportation Museum.

Lucerne is also notable for its:
  • Mountain views
  • Tours
  • Sightseeing
  • Boating
  • Museums

Getting Around Lucerne

The nearest airport is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) from the city center in Zurich (ZRH). To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Lucerne Station or Werftestrasse Luzern Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Lucerne like for travelers on a budget?
Lucerne has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Chapel Bridge and KKL Lucerne, this destination is home to Lake Side Promenade and Hammetschwand Lift, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Lucerne?
Based on reviews, TOP Hotel Restaurant Anker Luzern is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Waldstaetterhof Swiss Quality Hotel and Youth Hostel Luzern.
How many cheap hotels will I find in Lucerne?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 16 budget hotels in Lucerne.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Lucerne?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Lucerne, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 62°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 34°F. Average annual precipitation for Lucerne is 36 inches.
What is there to see and do in Lucerne?
Lucerne attracts visitors with its major shopping area and historic landmarks, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Chapel Bridge and KKL Lucerne, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Musegg Wall, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Hertensteinstrasse and Metalli Shopping Centre.
How can I get to Lucerne and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Lucerne is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away from the center in Zurich Airport (ZRH). To explore the surrounding area, ride one of the trains from Lucerne Station or Werftestrasse Luzern Station.

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