Description & Location
The Hotel Des Balance in Lucerne has a rich tradition as a four-star establishment. The hotel is dedicated to preserving a reputation, whose roots date back to the 13th century.Ideally situated between the Fish Market and the Wine Market, the "Des Balances" has long been a popular meeting place for local municipal and private organizations, such as the prestigious "der Herren zu Schützen", alike.
The view of "Des Balances" from the "Weinmarkt" is unforgettable. Its façade was painted in the style of the famous Swiss artist, Hans Holbein. Admired and cherished by locals and tourists alike, it is counted amongst the most photographed landmarks in the region. As one observes our hotel from the Reuss, the elegant terrace and picturesque balconies, overlooking the river, bring to mind a Venetian palace in all its splendour. Nowdays the hotel has 56 tastefully appointed rooms in various categories, all of which, are comfortably equipped.
This prime location, nestled in the heart of the "Old town", boasts one of the city’s trendiest restaurants, with a unique bar, lounge and riverside terrace, a stunning view of the Reuss River and ultra modern facilities for seminars and banquets.
Rooms and suites
- 4 star superior hotel in the old town of Lucerne
- unique location overlooking the River Reuss
- Terrace overlooking the world famous Chapel Bridge
- historic character and facades in line with modern design
- Restaurant Balances 14 Gault Millau points
- Bar and Lounge
- 3 banquet and meeting facilities
- High-speed Internet (WiFi, ADSL)
- 56 rooms (108 beds), including 9 junior suites and suites
- Suites with Jacuzzi and some with steam shower, infrared sauna
Location and Travel
ideally situated in Lucerne’s Old Town with view to the river Distances:
Train station and KKL (Culture and Convention Center Luzern) - 5 minutes on foot
Zürich Airport - 65 km
Geneva Airport - 250 km
Basel Airport - 110 km 8.304724
Hotel des Balances
The Hotel Des Balance in Lucerne has a rich tradition as a four-star establishment. The hotel is dedicated to preserving a reputation, whose roots date back to the 13th century.Ideally situated between......
Newly opened on 1 April 2005, the restaurant is reborn with exciting new impulses and the unmistakeable charm of the familiar..., unique location alongside the boundless energy of the Reuss River, the historical legacy in all its architectural splendour. Rich, warm, natural tones unfold and the scene is set for Chef Andy Fluri to perform his culinary magic with 14 Gault-Millau-Point Award Winning.Terrace
The terrace is truly in a class unto itself. You can you sit back, relax, and take in the view of sun beams flickering on the river, the magnificent façade of the Jesuit Church and the infamous Wooden Chapel Bridge with its monumental Water Tower, all in one go?
Choose from our elegant banquet rooms, comfortable conference rooms, or tastefully appointed meeting rooms. Modern interior design, coupled with our first-class service is the strong support you need for a successful event. Room size and seating requirements in accordance with your specifications. Some rooms from 8 up to 90 persons, Salle Des Balances 108 m², Bellevue I 25m² und Bellevue II 50m².