Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern

Five-star events on Lake Lucerne

The festival hotel Schweizerhof Luzern is situated on the shores of Lake Lucerne, just a stone’s throw from the historic old town and the KKL Culture and Congress Centre. The five-star hotel is the host and partner of Lucerne’s most famous events. Our events calendar includes the Retro Festival, Blue Balls Festival, Lucerne Blues Festival, World Band Festival, Zaubersee Festival and Lucerne Carnival.

Our offer

Guests of Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern enjoy traditional hospitality that dates back 150 years, excellent service, 101 historic rooms and suites, and culinary delights in three restaurants on site. They can relax their bodies and minds with massages and beauty treatments in our wellness area. Of course, we use first-class products only.

The Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern in 1850

Tradition & History

Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern opened its gates in 1845 and is one of the few Swiss hotels to have an art history of national significance. This traditional establishment exudes 19th-century glamour. At the same time, its modern infrastructure and award-winning rooms offer all the modern amenities our guests could wish for.

Many important personalities have spent a night here, including Mark Twain, Leo Tolstoy, Roger Moore, Richard Wagner and Anastacia. You will sense it immediately: at Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern, you are in the presence of a long and exciting history. It is the history of the Hauser family.

Traditional hospitality that dates back 150 years, excellent 5-star-service, historic rooms and suites, three restaurants on site and total relaxation in our wellness area.


The historic Hotel Schweizerhof Luzern was built in 1845. The Hauser family has owned it since 1861. We, Patrick and Michael Hauser, are the fifth generation to uphold our family tradition of passionate hospitality. Together with our director, Clemens Hunziker, and the entire Schweizerhof team, we take care of your well being lovingly and