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Lausanne Palace & Spa

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Reviewed 16 July 2013

The hotel is very downtown and has nice rooms with beautiful view on the lake but the rooms were noisy, we had connecting rooms and the doors between the rooms didn't stop the noise. The general impression about the hotel is that is kind of old and it needs a lot of refurbishment.

1Thank Meda_C
Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We have stayed in Palace 1 night a few weeks ago. Having studied in the Swiss boarding school and then in Lausanne, on many occasions have I heard people telling me that the hotel is nice. But that was 15 years ago i guess. We were very disappointed. We have checked in around 6 pm and when brought to our...

2Thank Kamaya13
New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 July 2013

From the moment our bags were taken from the cab, the hotel staff always excelled. They took wonderful care at each step of check in. The polite and knowledgeable front desk clerk escorted us to our room while introducing us to the hotel and its amenities. The lobby is also handsome and a nice mix of traditional and updated. The...

1Thank DStewardNYC
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I'm not quite sure why you would go to Lausanne except on business and if that is the case then this is a pretty good hotel. I have stayed here a couple of times - it is obscenely expensive and although it is 5 star it doesn't feel that way by international standards. Thank heavens the company paid. The staff...

Thank Greg W
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 9 June 2013

I felt like I was at the $39 Massage Parlor: arrive, massage, leave. Thank you. For an extra $125 you can use one of the chairs in the spa after your massage, otherwise your only choice would be a hardback chair in the hall (that was the answer to my question about whether there was a place 'pour se detendre'...

2Thank gabbam7
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights in May/June 2013. Professional staff, good cleanliness, large (although a bit outdated, but that's a matter of taste I guess) room, comfortable bed, good facilities... Nothing to complain about really, except maybe that the spa facilities (men's side) are a bit small compared to other Leading Spa hotels, but still good enough. I highly recommend...

Thank Kloddz
Grandvaux, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Like a 2nd home, super friendly staff, great food at the Brasserie, and A great Club sandwich at the bar. Best location in Lausanne. Great rooms (The newly refurbished ones), great views. Great hotel!

2Thank Rhamy
St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Palace has excellent service, room, food, location. Staff is always ready to help, their advises are highly professional and nice. View to the lake from my room was fabulous, despite the rainy weather. Room are just the top. Layout, furniture. SPA is the best SPA you can have. Yoga bar offers great nutritious drinks. Treatments and facials are relaxing. They...

2Thank Игорь К
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 May 2013

I did not like the blonde streaks the colorist put in my dark hair at the Aveda Hair spa. I complained so she subjected me to the Lausanne Palace Royal Treatment.This involves the water temperature at the wash basin turned up to very hot then to very cold and finished with the water poured on the head. Very uncomfortable experience...

5Thank Mrs R
Reviewed 1 May 2013

I stayed a week at the hotel. Very service oriented staff, restaurants are excellent. The renovated rooms are made with the great taste, unfortunately, windows were not done properly. So if your room overlooks city, you will hear every car movement in the neighborhood. Be prepared to wait for the taxi for 5-10 min, if you did not order it...

Thank Katia Z

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the heart of Lausanne, the Olympic Capital, in French speaking Switzerland, the Lausanne Palace & Spa enjoys a superb view across Lake Geneva to the Alps. The beauty of its surrounding landscape makes it an exceptional place of refinement. The recognition since 2007 by UNESCO of the Lavaux region, 10 km from the Lausanne Palace & Spa, now on the list of "Real World Heritages" serves as proof of its uniqueness. At the heart of Lausanne, the Lausanne Palace & Spa, offers to you its parking open 24/24 and 7/7, an ideal base from which to discover Lausanne and quickly and easily access the different services which the Lausanne Palace & Spa offers you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lausanne Palace & Spa

Address: rue du Grand-Chene 7 - 9, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: $383 - $526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Lausanne Palace & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 138
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Also Known As:
Lausanne Palace Hotel Lausanne
Lausanne Palace And Spa
Lausanne Palace Spa
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Lausanne
#2 Family Hotel in Lausanne
#3 Business Hotel in Lausanne
#3 Spa Hotel in Lausanne
#5 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
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