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Backpackers Lucerne

Alpenquai 42, Lucerne, Switzerland


LATEST CHECK IN 10PM!The Lake Lucerne is just in front of our Hostel.All rooms have a balcony. Free kitchen facilities (shop closeby). Free WLAN access, informationboards, kiosk, bar, free table soccer and table tennis, internet station, laundry service, books and games are waiting for you. Blades and mountain bikes for rent.All toilets and showers (single showers) are communal.9 rooms with 4 beds and 19 rooms with 2 beds, 2 rooms with 3 beds. A cosy place for individual travellers, families, small groups and.... for you! 


  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Racist Behavior”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on May 30, 2018

Terrible experience with super rude and racist hostel staff on the reception. After waiting 40 minutes for check in, Andrea started calling me and my friends by our nationality multiple times in...

“Good place to stay”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on April 11, 2018

I stayed at this hostel for two nights and it was good - the bedroom, bathroom facilities and kitchen were clean. The hostel owns a couple of car parks which you can rent. I didn't enjoy cooking as...

“NEVER visit this property”

Rating: 1 Reviewed on March 29, 2018

There was a confusion on check-in about payments, and I said that I would sort it out, as I had not booked direct and was unsure of the process. The person on check-in was fine with that. However...


It is a 12 minute walk from the mainstation: leave the station by the main exit, turn right, pass by the congress-center named 'KKL', keep the lake on your left, walk straight along 'Inseliquai', 'Werftestrasse', befor you enter 'Alpenquai', we are the last building on this street just after the restaurant 'Seepark'.By bus: take bus nr. 6 direction 'Matthof' (or nr. 7 + 8) - leave at bus stop 'Weinbergli' (4th stop from mainstation), cross the street, walk 50 m in the same direction the bus drove and turn left by the 'Skoda-Garage', walk 3 min. straight to the lake, we are last building on your left.


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