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Hotel de Geneve

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed in Hotel De Geneva for one night. The location is very central- close to the train station. I got a really nice and big room, though it was quite noisy. There are nice common areas with books, which you can borrow.The staff is very friendly and helpful. Nice breakfast in the morning. There are quite a few restaurants...

Thank charu31
Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am genuinely happy with what this hotel offers considering the really reasonable (to be clear, considering where it is: cheap) room fee: a friendly and efficient reception, a nice (albeit slightly non-standard) lobby, rooms with charm and individual decoration (of course the furniture could be of higher quality and better matched), a comfortable bed, stable wifi, a small table...

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a triple room for five nights Easter week. For the money, this a great little place right in the heart of the city with free transport tickets and (basic) breakfast included. Most of the staff were really helpful and friendly, apart from the girl serving breakfast. The only bad thing was the amount of noise from the...

1Thank Quasar8
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My wife and I stayed here for a couple nights while in Geneva. The hotel was a bit older but the location was great. Only a 10 min walk to the train/ bus station, the hotel also included free public transit tickets for us for our whole stay which was great. The room did come with breakfast included in the...

Thank RoamingBeard
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Easily accessible by tram or bus. However room and especially bathroom were small which is probably typical in Geneva. Good thing they do provide city pass for travelers so if you do not have Swiss pass, it's ok. Breakfast is good standard of milk, coffee, tea, breads, fruits etc..

Thank RakeshNYC
Newcastle upon Tyne
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This hotel is in a great location for sightseeing, few minutes walk for train station. All the staff are very helpful, pleasant and friendly. We were in room 315 on 3rd floor which is had 2 twin beds with ample room to get around, shower room small but spotlessly clean and ample. we obtained a plug adapter from reception and...

1Thank julie t
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This was actually my question when leaving the hotel with my parents. We did love it! Close to: bus and train station, city centre (both banks of the lake), Plainpalais; bus nr. 7 in front of the hotel; nice and helpful staff; very good breakfast (cheese, ham, toast, fruit, home-made jams, juice and more); nice rooms some with balcony, books...

4Thank marco d
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Not far from the main rail station. Room on small size with outdated furniture. Two small single beds though double bed was ordered through booking.com. Room was too hot and the bed uncomfortable. Small bathroom in plastic module. Breakfast very basic and no hot food.

Thank PJW82
Leigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in late October. We found the hotel very reasonably priced for a city as expensive as Geneva. The room was clean and the staff helpful. I would have liked to have seen a little more at breakfast, as items were limited to bread, croissants and jams/cooked meats but that is my only gripe. For those...

1Thank Chris8758
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I was a little surprised by the size of the room, but it was comfortable. The price doesn't match the room at all. A little pricey. The breakfast was great and the staff was outstanding. I would stay there again with a lower rate.

1Thank Gladysd23

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hotel de Geneve

Address: place Isaac- Mercier 1, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (Formerly Hôtel Rio)
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > James-Fazy
Price Range: €102 - €180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel de Geneve 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“2nd floor and towards the back. the rooms facing the road can get loud sometimes”
jasveena, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors and possibly away from Rue Terreaux - but no problem if not hot.”
138pault, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room at the back or else: earplugs!”
Marjanneke, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are no great views from any of the rooms as far as I could tell, but the rooms at the far end of the hotel have a nice large curved wall with three big windows.”
NeilD753, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for one of the bigger rooms”
FieldFace, 13 May 2015 | Read review
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