Get an overview of this hotelAn iconic building meets exciting Swiss style on Lake Geneva shores

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Business center
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

Lakeside location with shopping nearby

A five-minute walk from the old city, this stately 1854 4-story building looks across the manicured English Garden to Lake Geneva; the shops of Rue de Rhone are steps away.

Classic style, modern ease

Founded in 1854, featuring modern conveniences in the heart of Geneva

Modern gadgetry

127 contemporary guestrooms and suites feature complimentary WiFi access, Nespresso coffee machines, free bottled water, premium bedding, pillow menus, CD/DVD players, and marble bathrooms. Rooms feature views of Lake Geneva or the famous Rue du Rhône. In-room massage is available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Nestled in the heart of Geneva, on the left bank of the lake, this 5 star hotel offers a contemporary restaurant, a fitness center, and multiple business conveniences.

Seven meeting rooms (five on the ground floor and two on the top floor) can be used separately or combined for events catering for up to 350 people. Complimentary WiFi access is available in public areas. A full breakfast with hot items is served daily (surcharge).

  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Year Built 1854 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 127 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LED TV 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Gusto - Gusto Restaurant revisits Italian classics with a modern French twist. Perfect for business lunches and romantic dinners in a contemporary chic décor, with direct access from “place de la Métropole,” where guests can experience dining al fresco on the restaurant's lovely patio. Join us every Sunday for our new brunch, recommended for singles or couples over 16 years old. Come to discover our sumptuous buffets complemented by a mozzarella bar, typical hot specialties from North and South of Italy, the sweet selection, and a limitless supply of Bloody Marys and Mimosas.

La Cantina Del Gusto - Offers an Italian Antipasti buffet every weekday for lunch, in a casual ambiance.

The Mirror Bar - A favorite rendezvous for the “Tout Geneve”, the vibrant Mirror Bar keeps busy all day and evening long. Hotel guests and locals enjoy meeting there on business or pleasure while sipping cocktails, Champagnes, wines by the glass, or sampling a selection of gourmet snacks, salads and finger foods.

5 Lounge Bar - From this trendy hotel rooftop bar & lounge, feel like a VIP passenger on the upper deck of a cruise liner moored by the shores of the lake, with Geneva at your feet and the Alps as the backdrop. Treat yourself to memorable summer sunsets, fizzy cocktails, creative snacks and fashionable tunes.

Nearby Things to Do

Lake Geneva offers an impressive range of summer water sports options, including sailing, running trails, boating water-skiing, fishing, rowing, windsurfing, and even swimming. For those feeling less active, a variety of lake tours are also an option.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CHF 100 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 4.75 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 13 years of age.
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: between CHF 25 and CHF 42 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CHF 180 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Valet parking fee: CHF 50 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 100 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

National Rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating for properties in Switzerland. This property is rated 5 stars Superior and is displayed on this page as 5.0 stars.


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