Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern is located in the heart of the city of Lucerne, close to the historic old town center, a short walk to Kapellbrücke footbridge and a 6-minute walk from both the Lucerne ferry terminal and train station. Operated by the same family for five generations, the hotel is set in a 19th-century neo-Renaissance building overlooking Lake Lucerne and the Alps, with famous historical names among its guests since its opening in 1845. Constantly renovated and updated, the 101 elegantly furnished guestrooms and suites offer comfort, and each room is influenced by the hotel’s past guests such as writers, musicians or actors. Schweizerhof features a trendy bar, seasonal terrace dining, and three specialty restaurants serving regional and international cuisine, including VILLA Schweizerhof, awarded 13 Gault-Millau points and one of Lucerne's finest restaurants. Other hotel facilities include a Wellness Center that features a gym and a spa, for relaxation and tranquility. Guest rooms have complimentary use of a smartphone for calling, texting and mobile internet connection.