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Top Geneva Old Town Historic Hotels

Hotel Central
2 out of 5
Rue de la Rôtisserie 2, Geneva
The price is $89 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.9/5Good! (252 reviews)

"Hotel was in great location, right downtown Geneva, at decent price being very central. Got transit passes for our stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Hotel Central
Hôtel Les Armures
5 out of 5
1, rue Puits-St-Pierre, Geneva, GE
The price is $342 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.7/5Exceptional! (177 reviews)

"Overall fantastic. Staff were very welcoming, hotel was in a quiet part of the old town. Food at the restaurant was fantastic and also very cute and romantic. Would recommend to couples and business individuals. 5 stars all round."…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Hôtel Les Armures
Hôtel de La Cigogne
5 out of 5
17, place Longemalle, Geneva
The price is $261 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (107 reviews)

"Very efficient & clean. Bathroom & shower very good. Location was fabulous and the restaurant/terrace at the front was excellent and is clearly a popular summer lunch spot for the great & good of Geneva. Downsides are that the hotel is very dark and the room we had didn’t have any view (other than ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Hôtel de La Cigogne

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Hotel Bel'Espérance
2.5 out of 5
1 Rue de la Valle, Geneva
The price is $198 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.4/5Excellent! (150 reviews)

"Excellent hotel centrally located in old-town Geneva. It’s basic but does what it advertises extremely well. Single rooms are small, but that is why they are less expensive. Dyson fans in the rooms make up for lack of A/C. I can’t really think of anything lacking at this price point and ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Hotel Bel'Espérance
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Guide to Geneva Old Town Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just marking off a sight on your map, it can also be about understanding the culture and history of a region. One of the best ways to get a sense of the culture of an area is to drench yourself in its history. Touring landmarks or museums is a good beginning, but staying in a Geneva Old Town historic hotel can ferry you back in time. Get ready to pack your suitcases (and no need for the time machine) as your Geneva Old Town landmark hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

When you pass through the lobby of your Geneva Old Town hotel, you'll be whisked back in time. With their unique architectures and locations in the exciting parts of Geneva Old Town, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their modern counterparts. While these lodgings may be historic, they have many of the modern comforts that help you keep in touch or relax on your vacation. You'll find your room outfitted with a comfortable bed, and about everything else you'll want for a marvelous getaway.

Once you've checked out the hotel property, you can visit the art museums and famous landmarks to take in more of the Geneva Old Town's culture. Undoubtedly, all this perusing through the past is going to stimulate your appetite. Ask your hotel's front desk to point you to where their favorite spots to grab a cold one or dinner in Geneva Old Town are. You can also read the reviews section and see the suggestions other travelers to Geneva Old Town thought were worth a visit.

Book a Geneva Old Town Historic Hotel

If you desire to get the most out of your Geneva Old Town visit, staying in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your experience in this historic city. Having 730 of these one-of-a-kind accommodations to decide from. Rates on these Geneva Old Town historic hotels range from $89 to . You are sure to discover one that is perfect for you. However, just like the past civilizations you're investigating, these deals won't last indefinitely. Reserve soon to get a place in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Geneva Old Town?
People visiting Geneva Old Town may want to seek out a tour to learn more about the local history. While you’re here, you can visit the shops and lakeside.
What's the best accommodation in Geneva Old Town to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hôtel Les Armures is a top 5-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Chapel of the Maccabees is a short walk away. Other choices near historic sites include Hotel Bel’Espérance and Hotel Central.
How many historical hotels are located in Geneva Old Town?
In Geneva Old Town, there are 11 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 5 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places in Geneva Old Town?
Geneva Old Town is notable for landmarks like Chapel of the Maccabees, Saint-Pierre Cathedral, and Tavel House History Museum. Cultural venues include International Museum of the Reformation and Espace Rousseau. Additionally, in the area you’ll find Flower Clock and Jet d’Eau Fountain.
What is a historic hotel like in Geneva Old Town?
Historic hotels give guests the chance to stay in a place officially recognized with a historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world can be castles, palaces or even pubs or old police stations — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Geneva Old Town often retain original qualities such as period features or traditional architecture in their public spaces or guestrooms.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the physical building and architecture. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the place’s cultural value and how it inspired the surrounding community.
Do historic hotels in Geneva Old Town have modern facilities?
Yes, efforts are made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Tourists who book a stay should expect the popular amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. Booking a historic hotel in Geneva Old Town doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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