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Alpha

Zähringerstrasse 24, 6003 Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland
Lucerne, Switzerland
See location+41 41 240 42 80
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C$ 148
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rate per night

8.0
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based on 2628 reviews
2,628 reviews
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Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 148

About Alpha

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Hotel Alpha is conveniently located just a 10-minute walk from Lucerne train station and just a 30-minute drive from Zurich Airport. It is an ideal lodging option for business or leisure travelers seeking a quiet, comfortable stay in the heart of Lucerne, Switzerland.

The 50 rooms and suites are designed with a minimalist style and contemporary decor. Guests can choose from single rooms with shared bathrooms, twin rooms with shared bathrooms, or accessible rooms. This is a kid-friendly and pet-friendly establishment.

All rooms feature a workspace with desk and chair, comfortable bedding, heating and air-conditioning, complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, spacious bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, balconies, fresh linens and towels, hairdryer, iron with ironing board, and daily housekeeping services. Some rooms feature private bathrooms but other rooms have shared bathrooms.

There is free high-speed wireless Internet throughout the hotel grounds. The site has limited parking spots available, so a fee is charged to occupy a parking space. Guests can unwind in the 2 lobby lounges with tables, chairs, televisions, and books.

A complimentary breakfast buffet is served each morning in the dining room area featuring eggs, toast, fruit, pancakes, sausage, bacon, juice, coffee, and tea.

There is no onsite restaurant, but guests can dine at several nearby eateries within walking distance. Some of the most popular nearby dining options include: Restaurant La Cucina, Restaurant Ammos, Pastarazzi Spezialitaten & Take Away, and Made in Sud.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Alpha

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Hairdryer
  • Cribs available
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Disabled Access
  • Game room

Accessibility and suitability

  • Allergy-free room
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Trash cans

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Tour desk
  • Key access

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Indoor play area

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Dining

  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Reviews of Alpha

8.0
Very good2,628 verified reviews
8.7Couples
20.8Solo
7.2Families
3.0Friends

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What can I expect from the breakfast buffet at Hotel Alpha?

The breakfast buffet at Hotel Alpha includes a variety of options such as eggs, toast, fruit, pancakes, sausage, bacon, juice, coffee, and tea, providing a hearty and satisfying start to the day.

Are the beds at Hotel Alpha comfortable?

Guests have consistently praised the comfortable bedding at Hotel Alpha, ensuring a restful and rejuvenating night's sleep during your stay.

Is parking available at Hotel Alpha?

Hotel Alpha offers limited parking spots for a fee, providing convenient parking options for guests who require a space during their visit.

What are the common concerns about Hotel Alpha?

Some guests have mentioned the shared bathroom and shower facilities as a potential concern. However, many have found the shared facilities to be clean and well-maintained, contributing to a positive overall experience.

When is the best time to visit Hotel Alpha?

Hotel Alpha is an ideal lodging option for both business and leisure travelers, with the low season in March and the high season in July. Visitors can enjoy a quiet, comfortable stay in the heart of Lucerne, Switzerland, with easy access to nearby attractions and transportation options.

The questions and answers provided in this section are generated by an artificial intelligence model based on a summarization of user hotel reviews and hotel information.See more

They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room with a Private Bathroom

Several guests mentioned that the shared bathrooms were a downside, so consider booking a room with a private bathroom for added comfort and convenience.

Take Advantage of the Free Transport Pass

The hotel provides a free transport pass, allowing guests to enjoy free bus and train rides within the city, which can be a great money-saving opportunity for exploring the area.

Consider Bringing Bathroom Necessities

As some rooms have shared bathrooms, guests suggested bringing all necessary bathroom items in one trip to avoid inconvenience.

Check for Room Location

Some guests mentioned that certain rooms may have limited Wi-Fi connectivity, so consider checking the room location and Wi-Fi strength before finalizing your booking.

Enjoy the Complimentary Breakfast

The hotel offers a complimentary breakfast with a good variety of options, making it a convenient and cost-effective way to start the day.

Be Mindful of Parking Charges

If you plan to bring a vehicle, be aware that there are limited parking spots available, and a fee is charged for parking, as mentioned by some guests.

Explore Nearby Dining Options

While the hotel doesn't have an onsite restaurant, guests can explore several nearby dining options within walking distance, such as Restaurant La Cucina and Restaurant Ammos.

Take Note of the Quiet Neighborhood

Many guests appreciated the quiet neighborhood, making it an ideal place for a peaceful stay, away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Utilize the Shared Lounge Areas

The hotel features 2 lobby lounges with tables, chairs, televisions, and books, providing guests with cozy spaces to unwind and relax during their stay.

Consider the Season of Travel

If planning a visit, consider the seasonality, as some guests noted that March is the low season, which may offer a quieter and more relaxed experience compared to the high season in July.

Location

Zähringerstrasse 24, 6003 Lucerne, Luzern

What's nearby

  • Jesuitenkirche0.5 km
  • Stiftung Rosengart0.5 km
  • Spreuerbrücke0.6 km
  • Lucerne Rathaus0.7 km
  • Kornschütte0.7 km
  • Kapellbrücke0.7 km
  • St. Peterskapelle0.8 km
  • Kunstmuseum Luzern0.9 km
  • Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre0.9 km
  • Museggmauer0.9 km
  • St. Matthäuskirche1 km
  • Bourbaki Panorama1.3 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 1:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Alpha

Low season

August

High season

May

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 207

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 212
Cheapest month to stay with an average 31% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 14% rise in price.
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Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Alpha

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Top tips for your stay at Alpha

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Alpha, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and November.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Alpha, plan to stay on a Monday or Sunday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Alpha was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 212, while the most expensive was C$ 212.
  • How long should you stay at Alpha? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Alpha

  • Where is Alpha located?

    Alpha is located at Zähringerstrasse 24, 0.7 km from the centre of Lucerne. Jesuitenkirche is the closest landmark to Alpha.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Alpha?

    Check-in time is 1:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Alpha.

  • Does Alpha offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Alpha offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Alpha from the airport?

    Alpha is 48.9 km from Zurich. Alpha is 63 km from Belp.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Alpha hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Alpha in Lucerne and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Alpha and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Alpha.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.2

Distance to downtown

0.7 km

Nearest Airport

Zurich

Distance to airport

49.5 km