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Buergenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa

Obbuergen, Switzerland

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Modern cliffside retreat with a 110,000-square-foot Alpine Spa with indoor and outdoor pools, panoramic views of Lake Lucerne and the mountains, fine dining, and event space. Reachable via funicular, the property is about 30 minutes from the heart of Lucerne.

All reservations booked under the "5 Star Signature Package" rate will also include daily breakfast, $100 USD Resort Credit, and welcome gift.

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Buergenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa
Perched on a cliff above Lake Lucerne, The Buergenstock Hotel and Alpine Spa is a luxury hotel set within the fully-integrated 140-acre Buergenstock Resort complex. Opened in late 2017, the newly-built Buergenstock Hotel is part of a legendary setting recognized for Swiss pioneering heritage and frequented by glamorous celebrities for generations.

Guest rooms and suites feature panoramic windows with one-of-a-kind views of the lake and the Swiss countryside. Modern architecture and fine materials combine with window seats, plush beds, spacious work desks, and luxurious bathrooms with dual sinks, and large soaking tubs.

The Buergenstock Alpine Spa offers a variety of spa treatments to relax and renew, as well as daily exfoliation and sauna fusion ceremonies, steam baths, panorama and aroma saunas, Kneipp baths, Jacuzzi baths, and experience showers. There is also one indoor pool and two outdoor pools with panoramic views.

For dining, the Spices Kitchen & Terrace serves authentic Asian dishes. The Ritzcoffier Restaurant takes guests on a culinary journey to France with views over Lake Lucerne, while the Lake View Cigar Lounge provides an exclusive setting. In addition, the resort complex has additional dining options including the iconic Taverne 1879 with traditional Swiss cuisine.

The conference and event spaces feature lake or mountain views, plus the resort complex has a 9-hole golf course, three tennis courts, and hiking trails.
Hotel Address:
  • Buergenstock Hotel & Alpine Spa
  • Buergenstock 17
  • Obbuergen, Nidwalden 6363
  • Switzerland

Location Summary
Set in the heart of the 140-acre Buergenstock Resort. Legendary since opening in 1873, the resort is recognized for its pioneering heritage, including Switzerland's first electric railway and Europe's highest elevator. Audrey Hepburn was married here, and Charlie Chaplin and Sophia Lauren were regulars at the resort. The newly-built Buergenstock Hotel & Alpine spa is a masterpiece of modern architecture set on the cliff of the Buergenberg overlooking Lake Lucerne. The complex is about 30 minutes from the city center of Lucerne.

Directions to Hotel
By car from Basel Airport: About 1.5 hours via A2.

By car from Zurich Airport: 1:07 hours.

By train: 1:02 hour by train from Zurich Airport to Lucerne main station from where the dedicated Bürgenstock Shuttle Catamaran can be taken (duration: 25 minutes) to Kehrsiten from where the funicular takes guests up in 4.5 minutes to the reception level of Bürgenstock Hotel.
Banquets & Meetings
Cinema, lounges, and multiple ballrooms with lake or mountain views.
Fine Dining On Site
Spices Kitchen & Terrace serves authentic Asian dishes.
Child Programs
Children's programs and play area.
Pool Indoor
The spa has 1 indoor pool.
Pool Outdoor
2 outdoor pools within the Alpine Spa.
Spa Facility
The Buergenstock Alpine Spa offers a variety of spa treatments to relax and renew, as well as daily exfoliation and sauna fusion ceremonies, steam baths, panorama and aroma saunas, Kneipp baths, Jacuzzi baths, and experience showers.
Recommended Rooms
The Spa Suite has a private sauna and exclusive massage room with a massage couch. The bathroom is designed for well-being with a double bathtub, separate rain shower, and a toilet with a built-in bidet.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pets Allowed
    - Pool Indoor
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Biking Mountain
    - Boating
    - Dining
    - Golfing
    - Hiking
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums