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generous 1 1/2 room apartment (60 m2) with mountain view

Bedrooms Studio
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Apartment for 1-4 people near the lake

At Lake Lucerne, we offer a generous 1 1/2 granny flat for 1 to max. 4 people in an excellent, quiet, near the forest with direct access to hiking trails on the peninsula Horwer. The next swim at the lake is a 7-minute walk. The apartment is located near the center of Horw (15 min.) With all shops, restaurants, bars, etc.

In just 15 minutes. by bus, train or car, you're in the center of Lucerne, with many cultural facilities and a large leisure activities.

To the nearest bus station, go on foot in 8 min., For Horw train station is a 15 min.

The apartment offers all the services included. Towels, linens, hair dryer, small, fully equipped kitchen, WiFi / WLAN, DVD player, stereo, patio and more.

Cleaning CHF 70

More Details

Béatrice Pistor
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Horw in Lucerne District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • The apartment has a modern bed (160 x 200 cm) with two separately adjustable bed bases. The sofa can be unfolded into a double bed.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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generous 1 1/2 room apartment (60 m2) with mountain view
average rating of 4.8913045 based on 46 reviews
Arlington, MA

Highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

I'm trying to think of what I could add to the other raves already here. This place was GREAT! Way more beautiful than the photos make it look! A one-minute walk from the house is the start of walking trails with the most gorgeous vistas of the mountains and lake. Just spectacular. Easy drive to Luzern. The apartment felt spacious. Yes, the kitchen is small, but we were happily able to cook all our meals here. (Note: no microwave, need to buy your own olive oil.) Beatrice was consistently gracious and helpful, a very clear communicator. We had a car so the walk up the hill was not a problem. Beds very comfortable. Lots of small thoughtful touches, such as umbrella and walking poles for our use. I highly recommend staying here. The only thing to note is that Homeaways extra charges make the room a lot more expensive than it sounds -- but that will be true with any place you rent through the site.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice clean modern Apartment in quite and welcoming Neighborhood.

  • 5 of 5

The climb up the street was a bit tuff for elderly people. Unfortunately there is no UBER available.

We experienced a nice and pleasant stay.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Superb space with beautiful mountain view

  • 5 of 5

The rental apartment was very spacious and clean. It is situated a little uphill on a quiet winding road, and we had a guaranteed parking space inside the modern garage. We (3 persons) had everything we needed to support our 4-day stay in the Luzern area. There were plenty of maps, books, and a TV. The kitchen was a bit small and had a 2-burner stove, but we found all the dishes and cookware that we needed, and the owner generously provided coffee for our use, and plenty of basic seasonings in the cabinets. The bathroom was a decent size and very modern, although the exhaust fan was inefficient and took some time to vent the moisture. The best feature of the apartment was the beautiful view of the mountain Pilatus that was always visible, and it was a treat to look at the lighting changes at different times of the day.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Birthday Celebration

  • 4 of 5

This property was a nice fit for my monumental birthday celebration. Fit was definitely needed as the hill on which this lovely apt sits up on is quite challenging and impressive. The accomadations were clean, comfortable and situated in the lovely, friendly town of Horw. The owner is the perfect hostess who makes sure your stay is what you want. I would highly recommend this property but be aware that the taxi service in Horw is non existence and things close early. The trains and buses were timely and great modes of transportation for getting around Switzerland. The people and shops are very helpful even if you do not know the language. Thanks to B. Pistor for everything

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Lucerne Alternative

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is a wonderful alternative to staying in the very expensive downtown Lucerne area and the owner could not have been nicer to us. The apartment is very spacious, clean and comfortably fit the 4 of us. It has all the necessities for cooking your own food and dining in (which is a much better alternative than paying high Swiss restaurant prices). It is conveniently located within a 10 minute drive to Lucerne. Horw itself has some nice bakeries, restaurants and supermarkets. Despite being located up a significant hill for us flatlanders, we walked to downtown Horw for dinner one night and then walked to a small nature preserve on the banks of Lake Lucerne, then back up the hill. The views from the location are fantastic. It is kid friendly, although with a 2 year old, we were concerned about some dropoffs from the path leading up to the apartment. We would very much like to stay here again some day and appreciate Bea's hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unbelievable Experience

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed in this property during out vacation to Switzerland, and we absolutely loved it! It lives up to the listing and MUCH MUCH MORE! Beatrice helped us every step of the way, including picking-up/dropping-off at the train station and printing off a corrected travel document for us.

The apartment is very close to the lake, and you are close to both the bus and train stations, giving you easy access to hiking!

If given the chance again, we will certainly be back!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Nearest Golf
22 Kilometres
Hildisrieden in Sempach
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Seehotel Sternen
Nearest Ski
22 Kilometres
Beckenried, Klewenalp
Car: not necessary

Horw located at the lake and is a suburb of Lucerne. The apartment is approximately 10 minutes by public transport, bus and train, in the village center can be reached in 15 minutes on foot. Hiking and ski areas are within approximately 10-30 min. reachable.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Horw, Lucerne and Surroundings

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £8.93
Endreinigung £62.48

Wir gehen von 2 Gästen aus. Für zusätzliche Gäste (+2) berechnen wir CHF 20.00 pro Gast und Nacht zusätzlich.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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