The sparkling waves of Lake Lucerne and its majestic landscape are an
open invitation to stay and enjoy the unrivaled beauty of this natural paradise.
No wonder these magical waters are often referred to as the Lake of Smiles.
It is impossible to gaze upon them without a sense of joy and contentment.
For more than 100 years guests from all around the world have savored the unique
location and special architectural splendor of our grand hotel. Until this day
Park Hotel Vitznau has been an excellent example of the Belle Epoque style -
characterized by an exceptional degree of dignity and stature.
Here you will find a delightful blend of tasteful ambience, excellent service
and fine dining. Plus the advantage of a stunning location nestled on the shores
of the Lucerne Riviera. Experience with us noblesse and cordiality, style and
vitality, elegance and hospitality. And above all, a special side of a special
The Park Hotel Vitznau is a member of Swiss Deluxe Hotels and Preferred
Hotels & Resorts Worldwide as well as Crown International Marketing, Inc.History
The Park Hotel Vitznau has its origin in a simple boarding house Villa
Pfyffer, that was situated on 15 hectars of rich land below the magnificent
Mount Rigi on the shores of Lake Lucerne. Started in 1901 and completed in 1903,
the Park Hotel Vitznau was built in the Belle Epoque style by architect Karl
Koller, who also designed the Suvretta House in St. Moritz. Opened for the first
summer season on April 22, 1903, the hotel has undergone numerous structural and
decorative renovations and today resembles a majestic, fairy-tale castle with
all the modern comforts of a luxurious hotel.
The Park Hotel Vitznau is located 1.5 miles from the small
village of Vitznau at the foot of Mt Rigi the “Queen of the mountains”, and its romantic public boat stop
right on Lake Lucerne. It features a superb view of
the Unterwalden and Uri Alps.
The distance from the Hotel to Lucerne is half hour by car, one hour by boat
and only 60 km/38 miles to Zurich and 30 minutes drive to Zug.
Offering its own Hotel Limousine Service, guests of the Hotel can arrange for
Transfers to/from Zurich Kloten.
This elegant restaurant, with an unforgettable view of Lake Lucerne and the
Swiss Alps, specializes in outstanding, international cuisine.
With a garden terrace situated directly on the shore of Lake Lucerne, our à la
carte restaurant Quatre Cantons is a special place for special dining.
The innovative Mediterranean cuisine and excellent service have been honored by
GaultMillau with 16 points.
Here even plain meals become delectable feasts!
Enjoy a large selection of summertime snacks and specialties from the grill.
The place to meet at day or night, by the lake or by the fireplace: The bar is
an ideal place to sit and talk as you enjoy coffee and cake, cocktails, drinks
Live piano music is provided each evening starting at 18:30.