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Palace Hotel

At a Glance

    Pros

  • lakefront setting, right off the promenade
  • grand interiors

    Cons

  • backs onto a main thoroughfare

Palace Hotel Review

This waterfront hotel drinks in the broadest possible lake views. Built in 1906, it has been brilliantly refurbished so that its classical look has a touch of postmodernism. Rooms are large enough for a game of badminton, and picture windows afford sweeping views of Mt. Pilatus. The hotel's elegance also seeps into its formal restaurant, Jasper. The contemporary cuisine—think veal with celery mousse and truffle sauce—is flawlessly prepared. The bar has a clubby look—leather chairs, brass fixtures, and a long oak bar.

    Hotel Details

  • 73 rooms, 57 suites.
  • Rate includes no meals.
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 11-14-2013

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