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Villa "Le Lac" Le Corbusier

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LeCorbusier at its best

This is the place to be for curious people or architecture lovers alike. The hose LeCorbusier built... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
ValeriaC1175
Back to the future of architecture

A small house built for his parents by Le Corbusier, visionary architect and urban planner... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2017
PeterGantenbein1
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Corseaux, Switzerland
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We’re attracted by many lovely posts that you can see all over Vevey. We found that the price was far beyond the things to see. Yes - it’s mordent for those time, yes - it’s special..but it’s a house of 4x16m with little additional value...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

This is the place to be for curious people or architecture lovers alike. The hose LeCorbusier built for his parents overlooking the lake is the maximum expression of his minimalist architecture. A hidden jewel at Leman Lake shores.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

A small house built for his parents by Le Corbusier, visionary architect and urban planner, combined with a great talent of communication and self promotion. On a limited surface on the shores of lake Geneva, he built the house of the future in the early...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank PeterGantenbein1
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Long time ago I met Albert Jeanneret, the brother of Le Corbusier, who lived there. He was a violonist and musician, a real artist too. When visiting I drank some tea at the little table in the garden and wrote some thoughts about. When back...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Villa La Lac Vevey Switzerland a UNESCO site celebrating the architectural work of Le Corbusier. Who was he? A French-Swiss architect considered to be a pioneer of modern architecture. This is one of his offerings.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Nature view was excellent. Boat trip and boat riding was awesome. Vevey image museum was spectaculars.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Thedchanamoorth... J
Reviewed October 16, 2016

This small villa of 60 m2 was build by Le Corbusier for his parents...they were willing to live in a quiet place and LC choose a piece of land nearby the Leman Lake no far from Vevey. In a tiny surface, the architect made the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jean Pierre B
Reviewed September 2, 2016

LeCorbusier built the lakeside villa for his parents. It is an iconic modernist house in a spectacular setting. So fun to visit!

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Susan M
Reviewed June 8, 2016

I was extremely honored and lucky to be inside the villa but in general it isn't open for public. You can search in internet more information about it and about future project for it. A place for people who are specifically interested in architecture and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Vihren M
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have to say that the view from this walking track is one of the best. It is very peaceful. It is so romance. recommend for a couple, lovers. You shouldn't miss it. Lovely weather of swiss, magnificent mountain and the lake Geneva make it...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Martin B
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