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Le Chateau d'Ouchy

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a beautiful building with great atmosphere and right on the lake with spectacular views. Easy metro ride to the city, although the walk is pleasant. I liked the fact that I could step out the door and walk along the lake. It is pricy to eat and drink at the hotel.

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

This is the luxury hotel experience without any pretentiousness. The room was beautiful, very comfortable with ultra modern shower, overlooking the lake near where the boats depart. The quirky lobby, a glass roofed courtyard of the castle, was beautiful and all staff couldn't have been more helpful, kind and friendly. Room service was quick and more importantly delicious. If you...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Le Château d'Ouchy is not only a hotel but also one of Lausanne's more spectacular dining experiences. Set on the banks of Lake Léman on a small peninsular, this impressive building has been modernised to a point where it now enjoys a far finer reputation that it did in its earlier days. Entering by the main door, one must pass...

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Since I am coming often to Lausanne with business purposes, I have stayed at different hotels, but everytime I look up first to stay at this delightful gem! Wonderfully located at lake Leman, in an old castle-like building, this place always make feel welcome. The rooms are spacious, beds are comfy and the pillows perfect (I am pretty pretentious when...

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London
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This is a lovely historic hotel that has been tastefully designed and updated with all mod cons you might want. At this price you can expect a very high level of customer service and this place delivers with friendly and helpful staff and nothing seemed too much trouble. We had a superb view of the lake too. It's a little...

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I had been debating for days about whether or not I should stay at the Beau Rivage, or the Chateau d'Ouchy, but I'm so glad I stayed at the latter! First, it's a real castle, and it has so much charm that speaks to that. The rooms are just comfortable and modern enough, but you still feel like you're staying...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 January 2016

As much as this hotel is set in a wonderful setting - renovated castle, on the shore of Lake Geneva, etc. I had some trouble finding sleep. The rooms (at least on the 5th floor) are renovated with a floor that does not absorb noise which means you can hear all of your neighbors' steps along with their doors opening...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2016

My wife and I were amongst the first guests to book into the Chateau D'Ouchy after this hotel was extensively renovated and reopened in 2008 and, since then, we have returned regularly to enjoy the incredibly beautiful surroundings and the warmth that the hotel's staff unpretentiously affords one. If one seeks understated and relaxed luxury then this is the place...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 30 December 2015

D'Ouchy is one of a half dozen top tier hotels in Lausanne but for my money it ranks right at the top of the list. The rooms were clean, staff was friendly and the location of the hotel is second to nine with magnificent views of Lake Geneva, the Swiss Alps and the twin of Evian. There is a park...

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Weggis, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 December 2015

First of all its a castle and gives you an amazing feeling. Its located exactly near the lake! Room is very comfortable but a little small due to location I guess. The service is better then is some 5 star hotel. In general I highly recommend !

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Chateau d'Ouchy and its medieval dungeon, has 50 rooms including 10 suites with a majestic panorama. The high-end comfort and quality service will charm you during your stay. Totally renovated, the originality of Ouchy will surprise you with its lounge atmosphere at the bar, with its Mediterranean restaurant, its pleasant terrace facing the lake, pool and relaxation area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Chateau d'Ouchy

Address: place du Port 2, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: $318 - $507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Chateau d'Ouchy 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Le Chateau d`Ouchy Hotel Lausanne
Le Chateau d Ouchy Lausanne
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#4 Spa Hotel in Lausanne
#5 Romantic Hotel in Lausanne
#8 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
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