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Get an overview of this hotel4-star family-friendly hotel near Freddie Mercury Statue


This family-friendly Montreux hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 15-minute walk of Montreux Casino and Freddie Mercury Statue. Swiss National Audiovisual Museum and Place du Marche are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a 24-hour fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 87 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and DVD players. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include balconies and minibars.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 02 November 2015 to 30 November 2015 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel du Grand Lac Excelsior features an indoor pool and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 5584 square feet (519 square meters) include conference space. This Belle Époque hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center, a steam room, and spa services.

Hotel du Grand Lac Excelsior is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5584 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 519 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Hair salon 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 87 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Year Built 1907 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Parking (limited spaces), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Slippers 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Les Magnolias - Onsite restaurant. Reservations are required.

La Mouette (Snack-Bar) - This poolside restaurant serves light fare only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, a steam room, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ski lessons available nearby 
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Biotonus Clinique has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

The spa is open select days.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 69 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 5.00 per person, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: CHF 23 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CHF 25 per day
  • Pet fee: CHF 29 per night
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 69 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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