The luxury five star hotel, originally created in the 1870s by Caesar Ritz and August Escoffier, combines tradition with comfort and warmth and is the perfect venue for business and vacation. Situated on the lakeside promenade, it offers easy access to the old city, all important sights, shopping area, Culture and Convention Centre and the railway station. From the hotel there are views across the lake to the Alps. 41 rooms and suites are individually designed in the original Empire-Style with great attention to details. In our Restaurant Trianon our chef will serve you regional, innovative and light meals. During the summer months you can enjoy these delicacies on the beautiful lake side terrace. For private splendid banquets both ballrooms “Ritz” & “Escoffier” offer the ideal setting. The ballrooms have a capacity of up to 230 people in banquet seating and a wonderful view of Lake Lucerne. For workshops and meetings up to 30 people there are 4 elegant business rooms.