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The Jailhotel

L�wengraben 18, Lucerne, Switzerland

74%Rating

  • 67%Value For Money
  • 82%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 72%Staff
  • 72%Atmosphere
  • 75%Cleanliness
  • 63%Facilities

Property Information:

The Jailhotel is located in the heart of Lucerne one minute walk to the beautiful lake and around the corner of the old town. All points of interests in Lucerne can be reached on foot. If you arrive by train the hotel can be reached in 7 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by taxi, which is waiting just outside the train station. To park your car there is a public parking called Altstadt only 5 minutes on foot or you can buy special parking cards for public parking spaces, in the city Lucerne marked white or blue, directly at the reception

The former prison was built in 1862 and became the first prison hotel in Switzerland in 1999. Today the hotel accommodates all kinds of national and international guests from young to old, from backpackers to businessmen. All of them want to experience the unique jail feeling and be right in the centre of the city. There are 56 cells from the original Unplugged to one-of-a-kind suites. All rooms are equipped with private bathrooms with shower except the Unplugged rooms have their private shower across the corridor.

There is no Elevator and no TV or Phones in the rooms - we like to keep the atmosphere original!

The reception is manned 24 hours. The Jailhotel-Team is more than happy to be at your command for any questions or matters.
The hotels rich continental breakfast invites you to have breakfast from Monday to Friday from 7 until 10 and during the weekend from 7 until 11am. Please note that Breakfast is not included in the room rates - additional cost for breakfast is 15.00 CHF:

During the weekend, the Club Strichpunkt is open from 10 pm 5 am and could cause some noise. Hotel guests enjoy free entry though.

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    Friendly and helpful staff, great location, and an excellent value for the money. Rooms were clean and entirely functional.
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Bar
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Housekeeping
  • Luggage Storage
  • Nightclub
  • Safe Deposit Box


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).




The Jailhotel Located at L�wengraben 18, , Lucerne.
The Jailhotel
Switzerland
Lucerne Lucerne CH - 6004 Luzer L�wengraben 18
74% 35
47.0527270 8.3041600
The Jailhotel
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