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About Weggis

Little Weggis’ beautiful position on Lake Lucerne is sunny and sheltered enough for palm and fig trees to grow, giving it a wonderful ‘holiday resort’ feeling. As well as the views of the lake you’re also afforded wonderful views of the Alps, and the peace of Mt. Rigi is a ten-minute cable car ride away. Weggis is a wonderfully laidback and relaxing town, and the best places to stay in Weggis reflect this, with pampering spas, and idyllic sunny terraces. Our Guru’s recommendations for the best places to stay in Weggis are hand picked and will offer a unique place to stay in this special town.

What Not To Miss

  • Wander around the beautiful Uferpromenade Weggis on a nice sunny afternoon and bask in your beautiful surroundings.
  • Or, head to the top of Lucerne's Mount Rigi to take in amazing views of the area.
  • If you're looking for something a bit more action-packed then go paragliding with SkyGlide Paragliding Lake Lucerne.

The best places to stay in Weggis

For a lakeside location

  • The Hotel Central Am See is a large, white townhouse in a beautiful lakeside position with 32 individually styled rooms - all with parquet flooring and private balconies. There’s an elegant conservatory restaurant and an idyllic terrace with an infinity pool.
  • The Beau Rivage is a welcoming hotel with a gorgeous terrace overlooking the lake and a superb seafood menu. If you’re looking for somewhere peaceful and friendly then this hotel, with its 39 rooms, heated pool and steam room, is a good choice.

For the views

  • Campus Hotel Hertenstein is a bright 4* spot set in wonderful natural surroundings. The rooms are contemporary and boast lovely views of the lake, mountain, and forest, whilst there's also a private boat and plenty of activities on offer.

For an apartment or holiday home

If you'd prefer the privacy of a self-catering option then browse through the wide variety available online with our partner, Booking.com.

Travel Information

  • If you're thinking of going skiing on Mount Rigi then consider visiting from December to March.
  • However, if you want to instead head off hiking then you'll want to visit in the summer, with the average temperature climbing to 24°C in July.
  • If you're coming from abroad then fly into Zurich Airport before taking the IR75 train to Roktreuz and the number 28 bus on to Weggis.
  • For those wanting to explore further afield, consider hiring a car with Rentalcars.

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Best Hotels in Weggis

  • Hotel Central am See Weggis 32 rooms from $210

    Local exploring  -  Well located to explore Weggis and the surrounding mountains.
    Great walks  -  Take a saunter along the shores of Lake Lucerne.
    Sailing  -  Take a romantic cruise across Lake Lucerne.
    Swimming Pool  -  Outdoor pool.
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    A striking townhouse boasting an enviable lakeside position. Individually styled rooms with parquet flooring, bright feature walls and the best have french doors leading onto private balconies. An elegant conservatory restaurant and pretty terrace complete with infinity pool. Totally charming. See More

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  • Campus Hotel Hertenstein Weggis 62 rooms from $235

    Outstanding location  -  Situated on the lovely Hertenstein Peninsula which Mark Twain said was the most beautiful place on earth
    Great walks  -  Walk along woodland and lakeshore paths and drink in the views
    Kayaking  -  Find hidden corners of the lake in the hotel's double kayak
    Views  -  Heartstopping lake and mountain views
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    Bright, modern 4* hotel on Hertenstein peninsula - the loveliest part of Lake Lucerne. Breathtaking lake, forest and mountain views. Sixty-two airy, cheerful rooms with contemporary decor. Private beach, boats and activities to suit all ages. Perfect for families, groups, weddings and conferences. See More

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  • Beau Rivage Weggis 39 rooms from $278

    Romantic Break  -  Gorgeous terrace overlooking Lake Lucerne, with heated pool, indoor steam room, nearby Mineralbad pools with views over the Alps
    Sights nearby  -  Luzern, the “City of Light” with its famous old town and music festival
    Swimming Pool  -  Heated outdoor pool
    Lakeside  -  Lake Lucerne
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    Welcoming hotel overlooking Lake Lucerne. Guestrooms are modern with wooden floors and large bathrooms. Heated outdoor pool, terrace, steam room and hotel boats for tours on the lake. Good restaurant with a superb fish menu. Peaceful and friendly. See More

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