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Hotel Residence Le Montbrillant

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 301*
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Fribourg, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed jere for the tjird time I guess, didn't rememner it was so noisy, had a room on the station side and I can hear each train, speakers and suitcases rolling in the street!!! 😡 Disappointed, next time I'll take an hotel on the other side of the station wjich were much better!

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Thonon-les-Bains, Rhône-Alpes, France
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent central location if arriving in Geneva by train or by air. At the airport get the free 40 minute public transport ticket just before you walk out of baggage claim. All the trains leaving the airport train station stop in Geneva central station (Cornavin). the hotel is just behind the station. The hotel has a decent restaurant and the...

Thank Edwin B
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 19 April 2017

On this April 13, 2017, I received abusive treatment by the front desk at this hotel. When I was not satisfied with the room after checking -in, I was denied my money back which I had paid cash at check-in. I had provided a credit card, but informed them I wanted to pay cash at check-out. They asked me to...

Thank susysmith2011
Ashtead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Le Monbrillant is an unusual hotel. The reception is in a bar or restaurant area and the rooms are accessed by a door around the corner. The rooms are large and contain a kitchen. There was a table but not very good for working with a laptop. The entrance way and in general the décor has seen better days. Being...

Thank Colin C
Paris, France
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The hotel is well-placed and functional. Right next to the station, but well-insulated so not troubled by the noise. Room was comfortable, although the bathroom plumbing needed some attention. Good breakfast buffet. It's the sort of hotel you go to for accommodation and nothing else. A bit on the expensive side, but that's Geneva prices, I suppose.

Thank Peter C
Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is right behind the railway station, which means you hear announcements and trains on a morning. However it also means the location is absolutely brilliant and all the trams and buses go from almost the hotel doorstep. The railway station contains very good coffee and food takeaways, convenience shops etc at good prices (for Geneva) so on balance it's...

Thank Slane30
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you're after a basic double room and not too fussed about the quality then this hotel is for you. Location is superb with the train station only a few steps away. The hotel also gave me a Geneva Transport card for the duration of my stay, which allowed me to wonder through Geneva using their transport system free of...

Thank gabsaint
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 January 2017

VERY close to the train station, but my room was quiet. My room was a suite with a better than average kitchenette. The lobby and cafe was nicer than I expected, given the price. My room could only be accessed through an outside door around the corner. A bit odd, but the room was nice.

Thank Kevin_from_Boston
Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I stayed there for one night prior to an early morning flight. Location fantastic for train travel. Friendly staff. Not cheap though. I had a single room which was quite small but had a nice balcony. The issues were - bedside lamp had no bulb in it. The mug for tea was badly cracked and stained. There was a broken...

Thank radiosutch
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel right next to the train station. The room is small but sufficient for a single room. The windows, although triple-glazed give the feeling that they are not properly sealed, although the noise from the railway isn't too bad. The breakfast buffet is all you need and the restaurant serves delicious meals.

Thank Jim M

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  • Restaurant
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cafe de la Gare
Cafe de la Gare
Cuisines: Italian, French, Swiss, European, Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Conveniently located downtown close to Geneva railway station and in direct connection with the airport and public transportation TPG. The heart of the Montbrillant beats to the rhythm of the business district, the lake Leman and its fountain. Hotel Montbrillant is welcoming you in: • 82 rooms with air-conditioning including 58 "Business" and 24 "Superior". • One restaurant and one Parisian brasserie. • One conference room for your meetings and banquets: 50 pers. max. • One wine cellar with over 140 references for your appetizer and cocktails. • One Wellness centre: Massages, reflexology, lymphatic drainage and reiki. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Residence Le Montbrillant

Address: rue de Montbrillant 2, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: ₹ 10,237 - ₹ 19,212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Residence Le Montbrillant 4*
Number of rooms: 82
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Residence Le Montbrillant Geneva
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#35 Luxury Hotel in Geneva
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“Try to have one not facing railway station.”
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“facing the platforms if you are a trainspotter”
radiosutch, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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