Renaissance Lucerne Hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRenaissance Lucerne Hotel
The room in the Renaissance in Lucerne is not as large as that in other hotels that we have stayed in. It is still a good size and has a king size bed and separate bathroom. We are here for two nights.
The breakfasts have been excellent. We both went back for second courses.
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The road to Lucerne began with a crash! I dropped our camera and broke the telephoto lens which was extended at the time. The local photo shop described the brand new Nikon as "kaputt" - Arg!! That said, we took a leisurely, picturesque train ride to from Appenzell to Lucerne.
Arriving in Lucerne Station, we went to the very Americanesque …
We had an easier day today. We stayed in bed until 08:30 and moseyed down to breakfast. The first trip of the day was at 10:00. This was to Engelberg for a "Be My Guest" experience. We took a horse and buggy ride through the town which was followed by a cheese and meat tasting. There were several types of cheese. It was interesting to taste two …
We took the train (4 trains actually) from Geneva to Lucerne. This is our second stay at Lucerne as we were also here as part of Splendour. We had to port our luggage from the hotel to the train station which was OK as there were no steps - only ramps and escalators. The first train trip to Montreux was on a public train (although we had a carriage …
... views and a geography lesson on glaciers and glacial moraines! On the way down, the boys learnt from experience how quickly weather can change in these high mountains and the importance of being properly equipped as a short snow storm brought white-out conditions: a good excuse to stop a while for a snowball fight! Mr C https://picasaweb.google.com/1110708227 03135991933/Grindelwald1?authkey=Gv1sRg ...
... morning has been packed, so it should be a straight forward up-and-out to the airport. The transfer bus has been booked for 7am and we should be back in the UK by 10ish (or thereabouts).
Until the next time:
Come on England! We Believe!
Sam & Lisa x
* Please note: even though this was written whilst in Switzerland, the rubbish hotel internet would let me upload it before our interweb timed out on us, so it's sent from ...