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Newcastle upon Tyne
Reviewed 1 week ago

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...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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...

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Oxford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 Room on small size with outdated furniture.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.

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Leigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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...

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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.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a week for a meeting at WHO it was a lovely place to stay. The staff are very friendly and helpful, nice continental breakfast in the morning with lovely staff and tea in a pot. Rooms were impeccably clean and beautifully serviced each day. My only complaint would be that the bed was quite firm but I like...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had one night here, it was perfectly comfortable. The shower is very small, and there is noise from outside so bring your earplugs and you won't have a problem. The breakfast was good and the staff are very busy but are still nice. The great thing is you can walk to the main attractions, 5 min walk to the...

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Lisburn
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights in September and wasn't expecting too much but couldn't believe the size of the room. We had 301 and I haven't stayed in such a small room since the 80s when in a B&B in Blackpool. The bathroom is a plastic pod with the shower so small you can easily hit the large knob...

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

A small but quaint hotel, with a great location. We arrived in Geneva and booked this hotel for our stay based on cost and convenience. We were very happy with our stay and the staff were both friendly and helpful. It's well situated, close to the station and within walking distance of the old town and marina. The cost of...

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Peachland, Canada
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We had a triple room that was small, but comfortable for the night. The beds and pillows were perfect. The bathroom shower was really small, so not sure if a big guy would fit. The reception was super, both for checking in and out. The location was central and close to the train station. We found the street map hard...

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

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: ₹ 7,257 - ₹ 13,787 (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”
 of 5 bubbles jasveena, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors and possibly away from Rue Terreaux - but no problem if not hot.”
 of 5 bubbles 138pault, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room at the back or else: earplugs!”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles NeilD753, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Ask for one of the bigger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles FieldFace, 13 May 2015 | Read review
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