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Backpackers Lucerne

Alpenquai 42, Lucerne, Switzerland, Distance from city centre: 6km

Rating: 78% from 12 reviews

  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 76%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 78%Cleanliness
  • 75%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities

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  • Loved the place itself, only major complaint: the lady working front desk. The older lady who helped me initally drop my luggage off was great. The next lady whose name started with an M with short brown hair and bangs was incredibly RUDE! Complete attitude! I wanted to catch a 7:47 train so planned on grabbing my food out of the fridge at 7:30am right when kitchen opened. This staff lady gave a very loud "aye yigh yighhhhhh", obviously annoyed I was in a rush! HUH?! not necessary! never again
  • 63%
  • 11 Oct 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Excellent hostel! We will stay here again. We booked a private room & it was beautiful with our own small balcony. The room was modern, spacious & clean.
  • 97%
  • 21 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Only about a 15 min walk into town. Gorgeous area and we had a lovely time here! The staff was also very helpful and informative with tips for trains and packages to go up the mountain.
  • 94%
  • 17 Sep 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Honestly it was the cheapest place in lucerne and yet it was still all minimal. Plus my bed had bed bugs. I couldn't see them because the sheets were so clean - they were all in the mattress - and probably the doona/over blanket that didn't seem clean. I hate to complain but I hate bed bugs - and I know so do fellow travellers.
  • 69%
  • 25 Jun 2014 Anonymous Australia
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