Backpackers Luzern

Backpackers Luzern

Alpenquai 42, 6005 Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland
+41 41 360 04 20

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Backpackers Luzern
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About Backpackers Luzern

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Lucerne Railway Station, Backpackers Luzern provides guests with an ideal base while visiting Lucerne. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

There are a variety of amenities on offer to those staying at the hostel, including a lift and a vending machine.

Backpackers Luzern has 10 rooms, all of which are equipped with a range of facilities to ensure an enjoyable stay.

For those guests who enjoy making the most of local dining options, there is a good selection within walking distance. The Kapellbrucke, Rathaus Lucerne and Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre are a brief walk away.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

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Amenities at Backpackers Luzern

  • Beachfront
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Disabled access
  • No smoking
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Accessible by lift

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Accessible by lift


  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower


  • Shared kitchen
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Beachfront
  • Lockers
  • Family rooms


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Balcony


  • Drying rack for clothing

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Services and conveniences

  • Key card access

Reviews of Backpackers Luzern

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Alpenquai 42, 6005 Lucerne, Luzern

What's nearby

  • Richard Wagner Museum0.6 km
  • Kunstmuseum Luzern1 km
  • Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre1 km
  • Stiftung Rosengart1.2 km
  • Lake Side Promenade1.2 km
  • Kapellbrücke1.3 km
  • St. Peterskapelle1.4 km
  • Hofkirche1.4 km
  • Jesuitenkirche1.4 km
  • Swiss Transport Museum1.4 km
  • Kornschütte1.5 km
  • Lucerne Rathaus1.5 km



Check in anytime after 17:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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FAQs when booking at Backpackers Luzern

  • Where is Backpackers Luzern located?

    Backpackers Luzern is located at Alpenquai 42, 1.5 km from the centre of Lucerne. Richard Wagner Museum is the closest landmark to Backpackers Luzern.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Backpackers Luzern?

    Check-in time is 17:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Backpackers Luzern.

  • Does Backpackers Luzern offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Backpackers Luzern offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Backpackers Luzern from the airport?

    Backpackers Luzern is 49.3 km from Zurich. Backpackers Luzern is 64 km from Belp.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Backpackers Luzern hotel deals?

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city centre

1.5 km

Nearest airport


Distance to airport

49.3 km