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Hotel du Port

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Reviewed 10 November 2012

Very good location, right in front of lake Geneva, and very welle connected (2 minutes from the subway station). Nothing fancy in the decoration but the room was very clean and quiet, even though it faced the street. Very kind sevice. Nice breakfast

Thank Garibaldir
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 12 October 2012

I stayed at this hotel late September. The room was perfect for my needs. Clean, quiet and comfortable. I had a room on the top floor with a lovely view of the lake. The staff spoke perfect English and were helpful & friendly. Breakfast and wi-fi were included in my room rate of 160 CHF per night. Breakfast was very...

Thank WorldTravellerr
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 2 October 2012

Hotel du Port has very good location near the port. In the morning, during breakfast you can take a fresh breath because restaurant is opened to the port. Hotel is located at the street full of other hotels and restaurants where you can spend your spare time. If you arrive to the airport in Geneve (my case) you can take...

Thank sdubiel
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Nestled between the big boys (Angleterre, Chateau d'Ouchy and the Beau Rivage) this family run hotel and restaurant is a real gem. Wonderful view across the lake for a very sensible price. Comfortable rooms with friendly service and a warm welcome. Try the set menues at their harbour front restaurant. Great value for money and delicious choices. A real secret...

Thank Moorhope
Reviewed 17 September 2012

This hotel surpassed my expectations in every respect - and how rare is that? The location is superb - right by the beautiful lake with stunning views; one minute's walk from the Metro Ouchy which delivers you (free with card from the hotel) to Lausanne centre; three minutes' walk at most from the boat booking office. (Tip - get to...

Thank StripedShirt
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 June 2012

What a lovely little place this is, situated on Lake Geneva with views out over the lake if you ask for a lakeside room of course. It’s obvious that some thought has gone into the design in this place with things like the lights turning on outside the rooms when you step out of the lift. The room was bigger...

2Thank CandJMelbourne
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 May 2012

We had a 4 night stay at the hotel and found it very comfortable. We had a lake view which was gorgeous. The windows were good in blocking out street noise at night, though there wasn't much of that except for Saturday night. The bathroom had a huge soaker tub which is a nice change from the tiny shower stalls...

2Thank DARK622007
New York
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We got a room facing the lake...great view. The hotel is very convenient. 2 min walk from the Ouchy train station. We took a train from Geneva to Lausanne, and from main station to Ouchy took a max of 10 min. Excellent breakfast with many different selections, and the room is clean and reasonable. Very good value for Switzerland. 10...

2Thank xish
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2012

Stayed for 1 night in order to be relatively close (by train) to Geneva airport for early flight. Friendly efficient staff, excellant breakfast and clean, comfortable room in hotel both close to metro station Ouchy (200 metres) that connects directly with main line station and lakeside prom (100 metres), together with numerous restaurants.

Thank trevorg1uk
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 7 April 2012

Main attraction here is the location, raise the lake and beside the tram. Try to get a lake view, it make all the difference. Rooms are average.

2Thank Bigtripper322

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A charming small family-run hotel, ideally situated on the waterfront of Lake Léman and 7 minutes from Lausanne center. Its warm and modern 22 rooms will enhance your stay with us. The Nicolier family, who have been running the hotel for 3 generations would be delighted to welcome you ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel du Port

Address: place du Port 5, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: €132 - €196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel du Port 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“They have lake view room”
paristx49, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Definitely get a lake-side room.”
SpinnerK, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Probably worth it to get a lake view”
DVRench, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lake view is best. Road might be noisy in summer - in the spring I slept with window shut so it was fine.”
W2824SXlisal, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Paying extra for a room with a view is worth it.”
AMoo2, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
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