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Hotel Continental Lausanne

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Paris, France
Reviewed 20 August 2016

It's a historical hotel with a friendly staff, a great location (close the the lake, and the town center, next to the train station) and the rooms are great and comfortable. it's definitely a great stay in Lausanne.

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Meilen, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Well centered next to the railway station and top floor rooms have a nice view onto the lake but the hotel is very noisy. Even if stated on the website, that windows were replaced the noises from the trains, busses and the street are very loud. Same with AC: so the options are: open windows and noise from the street...

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Yannis G, Directeur général at Hotel Continental Lausanne, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your time spent in order to give your opinion following your recent stay in our Hotel. Please note that 60 of our 120 rooms are situated on the back side of the building where there is not noise at all. On the other hand, our technicians are ready to repair any problems with the air-conditioning...

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is great and the stuff were so friendly it was my third visit to this hotel every thing was perfect and the best is the high security thanks for all .nice comfortable clean rooms with all our respect its the right choice to family visit

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Paris, France
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Just one night on my way, yes it is a good choice Just in'front of the gar, so easy Also they have parking , this is a big advantage Hotel overall very clean and good placed Nice and complete bufe breakfast Team is very helpfull and smiling Bravo to manager

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

For the price, this is an excellent hotel. The location across from the train station is incredibly convenient for train travelers. Hotel gives free local transit cards, a good assistance when going to the main tourist locations which are either a ways uphill (cathedral) or downhill (lakefront). I had a bit of trouble with the air conditioning (operated by a...

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Thank Shirley S
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Right near bus terminal NO parking. But they have a system that allows one of their employees to park the car for you at the public parking which is 12.50 francs. It's centrally located that not easy to get to if you Drive. You'll have to park temporarily and then once you check in they actually move your car to...

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El Paso, Texas
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We were going to a concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival and due to flight out of Geneva the next day we chose this hotel for a quick stay. Across the street is the railway station which is about halfway. The hotel is just fine for what we did. The staff was good, breakfast was good and the rooms had...

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Bristol
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We arrived at the hotel late and were sent next door to a restaurant to eat. The food was awful and it was suffocatingly hot with fans not working. Our room was tiny. The shower was not clean and it was difficult to get it to work. One night there was more than enough. The breakfast was ok but not...

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Lymington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for one night on our travels. It is directly opposite the station which is useful. The city is on one side. There is quite a long walk to the lake which is uphill all the way back but the hotel give a free travel pass for the metro. The rooms are very well furnished and up to...

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Lausanne
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Good hotel in a really convenient location to train and metro. Rooms are nice and clean. The Bathroom in my room was newly renovated. The bed was not really comfortable as I am used to sleeping in a box spring bed. Breakfast was nice is not really necessary though because there are many options for a quick breakfast around.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Continental welcomes you in the center of the French speaking part of Switzerland and only few minutes from the beautiful Lac Leman. 116 Spacious rooms offer state of the art comfort finished off with free WIFI in the entire hotel, as well as a free bottle of mineral water upon arrival. NEW ! Free and direct access to the new space of Fitness The hotel's Cafe-restaurant "Le pain Quotidien" is a offering light dishes. Since May 2014 enjoy five brand new meeting rooms, equipped with modern projection technology and designed by an experienced hotel interior designer. Welcome to the center of French speaking Switzerland. Welcome to your 4 star Hotel Continental. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Continental Lausanne

Address: place de la Gare 2, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: ₹ 8,594 - ₹ 13,846 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Continental Lausanne 4*
Number of rooms: 116
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Also Known As:
Continental Swiss q Lausanne
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Lausanne
#8 Business Hotel in Lausanne
#10 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
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