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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 a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 29, 2017


Horw Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
  • Guests provide their own meals
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
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 king , 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /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
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • 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
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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generous 1 1/2 room apartment (60 m2) with mountain view
average rating of 4.875 based on 40 reviews

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

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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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.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 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!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Nice Place and Owner

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I, with our 13-yrs old, recently stayed at this place for 3 nights. It's a very clean, spacious and well kept living quarter of the same house that the owner's family live in. The owner was very personable and accommodating while respecting our privacy.

The property is situated in Horw and is about 10 minutes of driving to/from downtown Lucerne. Convenient to get to all the tourist destinations in the area, yet providing quiet village setting. It even has a designated spot for us to park our rental car in an indoor garage that is directly attached to the property. The town center of Horw (with banks, hospital, grocery store and restaurants) is just a couple of minutes of driving from the property, but is also walkable.

We had a truly enjoyable stay. Will highly recommend to anyone who have similar lodging needs in the area.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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June 2017 - Excellent accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Excellent, well-equipped accommodation.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning location

  • 4 of 5

Very helpful hosts and the well-equipped apartment has stunning views. The only downside is the lack of a separate bedroom but overall we had a very enjoyable stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 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.


Rates & Availability

Horw Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $82.2
Additional Guest Fee $5.87 per person per night
Pet Fee $11.74

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 if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.