Book your room at Grand Hotel National
Standard Room, City ViewMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Standard Room, Lake ViewMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Junior SuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)
Historic Lucerne hotel close to Lion Monument
Near Chapel Bridge
Created in the 1870s by Cesar Ritz and Auguste Escoffier, this lakeside hotel is a Lucerne landmark, 400 metres from Lion Monument and 500 metres from Chapel Bridge.
Indoor pool and spa
The hotel boasts lake-view terrace and an indoor spa where guests can take a swim in the hotel's swimming pool; guests on business can make use of the meeting room and business services.
Grand Hotel National's 41 guestrooms are decorated in lush Fin de Siecle style, with marble floors; all feature satellite television, multi-line phones, minibars, complimentary bottled water, espresso maker, and free WiFi.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Renovations & Closures
- Select guestrooms
The Grand Hotel National, located on the lake, boasts an indoor spa where guests can unwind with a sauna and sunbed before going for a refreshing dip in the indoor pool. Guests on business can make use of the hotel's meeting/conference room, the 24-hour business center, and complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. There are 4 restaurants, a coffee shop, and 24-hour room service on site. A roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) is available on request. Garage parking is available for a surcharge.
- Indoor pool
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Coffee shop or café
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 41
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Number of floors - 4
- Babysitting or childcare
- Laundry facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Computer station
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Luggage storage
- Tours/ticket assistance
- One meeting room
- Year Built 1870
- Number of restaurants - 4
- 24-hour business center
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Spa services on site
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free newspaper
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Satellite TV service
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- In-room massage available
- Climate control
- Individually furnished
- Individually decorated
- Espresso maker
Where to Eat
Trianon - Gourmet à la carte restaurant offering seasonal French and Swiss specialities in a private atmosphere.
Padrino - Classic Italian dishes including regional specialties are served in an airy room with white walls and plants in pots. Regional Italian wines are available and guests can dine al fresco and enjoy lakeside views in the summer.
Thai Lotus - Decorated in an exotic style with palms, ferns, rich colors and a Thai temple, the restaurant offers an extensive choice of Thai cuisine, including salads, soups and curries.
1871 - International and Swiss kitchen with relaxed ambience.
National Bar - Wood paneling, deep leather armchairs and a resident pianist give the bar a gentleman's club atmosphere; the terrace overlooks the lake and the snow-capped Alps beyond.
Room service is available 24 hours a day.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Downhill skiing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Snowboarding nearby
- Snowshoeing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Parasailing nearby
The Grand Hotel National's full-service spa offers an array of services, including aromatherapy treatments, body treatments, facials and massages.
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible parking
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.30 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
- Tourism fee: CHF 1.70 per person, per night
- Breakfast fee: CHF 35 per person (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: CHF 285 per vehicle (one way)
- Self parking fee: CHF 35 per night
- Valet parking fee: CHF 35 per night
- Pet fee: CHF 30 per night
- Pet deposit: CHF 30.00 per night