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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was just what we wanted for a short weekend city break where the hotel supports the experience but isn't the essence of the break. It is situated very central to the shopping areas, just a few minutes walk from the train station & 5 mins from the lake, and whilst basic, was very clean, with really friendly &...

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France
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The location is very central and a short walk from the station, lake and old town. The breakfast room and breakfast are the best bits the bedroom and bathroom need attention, good value. The staff are very helpful and friendly.

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1Thank John G
Geneva
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I had the occasion to join a first time guest at the hotel for breakfast. Helpful service aside from the buffet, clean and modest. Well located near train station for access to airport and to the center of town.

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1Thank Michael M
UK
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Perfectly placed near the train station and the water and bridges across the water . The hotel reception was very friendly helpful and efficient . The breakfast was good , a small selection of hot food , plenty of breads , cheese , ham, toast and coffee , fruit salad etc . The room was the right temperature , a...

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1Thank imhonot
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The hotel is close to the station and within walking distance from the old town. We stayed in Room 20 which has a street view and my children were put in the furthest bedroom from ours, but at least on the same floor... Room 25, which had three beds and is at the back of the hotel. The fittings, cupboards,...

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2Thank Catherine80808
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very nice and clean, good breakfast, polite and helpful staff. Location was fantastic, near to train station and to centre of Geneva. Biggest problem was the heat in the room, couldn't sleep due to the hot room.

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1Thank Emma C
McLean, Virginia, USA
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This hotel is certainly not the most fancy one in Geneva, but then it is just across the street of the Manor where you can pick up some chocolate or some sushi if you are up for a snack. The staff was friendly and breakfast adequate. My in room safe was locked and the key I received from the front...

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1Thank Michel P
Kampala, Uganda
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I liked that it was a central location close to shops and restaurants. the staff were really pleasant too. However , i also felt that it was quite basic for the price, I guess because its Geneva :) Good thing is, it was also quite and a very beautiful waiting lounge.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Booked through Hotels.com at a great rate during the off season. Very centrally located hotel within 2 min of the water and many shops. Quick check-in and gave us advice on places to see also presented a free public transportation card for the entire stay. Very close to the main train station. Nice rooms with plenty of space. Would certainly...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We booked this hotel during our stay because it's the only one available that has a central location during that time. But it was really really pricey at more than CHF 700 per night. The room is on the small side and old. No view. Basic toiletries. No complimentary breakfast. For the same price, we booked the Hotel d'Angleterre when...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Excelsior

Address: rue Rousseau 34, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $146 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Excelsior 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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“Request a newly refurbished room”
L9869EIjohng, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“on the inside of the building the rooms are quite”
MichelP632, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“street side can be very noisy, but the other side costs more”
mzj101, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“street view rooms are bigger”
kls2929, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors, back of the building”
659davidh659, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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