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Hotel Lido

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 rue Chantepoulet, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (James-Fazy)
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Ranked #63 of 104 hotels in Geneva
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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54 reviews 54 reviews
43 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel for 1 night. It is a good hotel, located in the cuty center, near the lake and the train station. It is a relatively small hotel, but this gives it its charm. The price for the room was very reasonable, given that Geneva is an expensive city. I got value for money. The staff was... More

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Stockholm
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314 reviews 314 reviews
54 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a bit worn and is on a main street but is still very good. The price is reasonable in a very expensive city and it is within walking distance of both the railway station and lake Geneva. The room was ok as was the breakfast buffet. The service was very good with extremely helpful staff. I had... More

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Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Within short walking distance of the main train station in Geneva, but might require a map, Hotel Lido isn't quite in the direction the tourists are heading. Our double room was spacious and had a fair amount of storage space. Internet available and local transit cards provided gratis for the duration of the stay. Much of Geneva's transit runs along... More

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London, England
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8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Some report that noise from the main street stops them opening the window and, in the absence of air conditioning, makes the room stuffy. But for me no problem, since my room faced onto the back, with a quiet and pleasant outlook. Room location is therefore significant during the warmer months. Otherwise I agree with most others -- fine if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

The hotel is very well located. Close to the train station, clean, and comfortable. Not luxury, but honest and satisfying. A day transport ticket is available to the guests, for free. The girl in the reception desk was very polite and nice.

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Convenient to the Cornavin Transit station, this no frills property makes for a lean, albeit somewhat Spartan base while in Geneva. You may wish to spend more of your leisure time south of the river but the Lido provides an affordable way to spend a few evenings in an otherwise expensive city.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Very good location. you can take the bus for one stop from the train station and very easy to find the hotel. We met very very extremely nice staff who's young girl. As good as information center, she gave us maps and all the informations we need to know, including printing schedule of train for us to take in the... More

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
14 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

We paid around £60 for B&B here at short notice. Good value for such an excellent position. 2 mins from station, 10 mins from old town - walking. Clean, functional, pleasant staff. How many more characters to go now....?

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

This was our second time at this hotel (previously in 2010) and it was exactly as we remembered! The location was an easy walk from the main station, the staff are very friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and was serviced daily. We were in a family room (4) and it suited our purpose well. We chose to... More

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I stayed in this hotel on two separate occasions, and I was completely satisfied on both occasions. But I think what made this place so great was the customer service, the staff made us feel so welcome and helped us navigate Geneva.

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Address: 8 rue Chantepoulet, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Geneva > James-Fazy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Lido 2*
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