Blick vom See auf das Seehotel Kastanienbaum und dem Kursschiff Saphir


Would you like to reserve a table, are you planning an event or would you like to ask us something? Contact us via the contact form or send an e-mail to our host team Fabienne Koidl, front office manager or Jonas Debbabi, hotel manager . 

We look forward to hearing from you and hope to welcome you soon for a break at Seehotel Kastanienbaum.

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Our hotel is located in close proximity of the city of Lucerne. You have different options how to visit us. With the ship or a private boat, you can drive on the lake to our own shipping dock in front of the hotel. If you like the sporty way, you can make a nice bike-tour to Horw and further to Winkel, you can park your bicycle directly in front of the hotel entrance. This direction is also very popular for inline skating. And of course, you can reach us quickly by bus and car - free parking and the bus stop is also directly in front of the hotel.

Public transport


You can take the bus Nr. 21 from Lucerne main station, the bus takes only 20 minutes. The bus stop "Schiffsstation" is in front of our hotel.

The timetable can be found here.

Cruise ship

From Lucerne main station you can take the ship to Alpnachstad or the yacht „Saphir“ from Schweizerhofquai, the shipping dock “Kastanienbaum” is located directly in front of our hotel. The timetable can be found here.

Boat & Car


Our hotel is located in the quiet residential area of Kastanienbaum, only 10 minutes by car or boat from the city of Lucerne.

Free parking spaces are available in front of the hotel.



Docks are available free of charge and must be reserved before arrival by phone on

+41 41 340 03 40.



We are a well-positioned team and enjoy the privilege of giving the traditional Seehotel Kastanienbaum our own signature.


Would you like to shape the future of the hotel with us? We are looking forward to your unsolicited application.