Overview of Hostel
Welcome to Barabas Luzern, Switzerland’s first jailhouse hostel. You don’t have to book an expensive flight to San Francisco to take a look at an ancient prison. Just come to Lucerne! To begin with it’s much cheaper and second you’ll have the unique opportunity of staying overnight, plunging into th
The Barabas hostel is located in the old town of Lucerne, not even 10 minutes walking distance from Lucerne main station. Taxis are waiting for you in front of the train station.
You can also reach the hostel with your car to unload your baggage at the main entrance.
Please note that there are no parking facilities available next to the hostel. The closest parking is “Parkhaus Altstadt”. The front office team will help you with directions.
During your stay at Barabas the visitor card gives you free use of buses and trains within zone 10 of the city network..
The Barabas Luzern hostel is located in the old town of Lucerne, not even 10 minutes walking distance from Lucerne main station. You can reach all important sightseeing spots within a few steps: Chapel bridge, old town, city centre, lion monument, city wall, the Reuss river and the bay of lake Lucerne. Shops as well as bars and restaurants are located nearby.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Barabas Luzern Policies & Conditions: Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival. Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 . Check out before 11:00 . Payment upon arrival by cash (CHF or EUR), credit cards, debit cards (EC Maestro, V-Pay, Postcard). This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival. Taxes not included - occupancy tax 4.00 CHF (Kurtaxe) per person per night Breakfast included. General: Reception is open from 07:00 - 23:00. No curfew. Pet friendly. Non smoking. The maximum period of stay is of 14 days.