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2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 rue Chantepoulet, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (James-Fazy)
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Ranked #59 of 105 Hotels in Geneva
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I visited this hotel - one of the lowest cost Hotels in central Geneva and was VERY pleased with the service the staff the cleanliness and the room. all excellent and the location is only 1 minute walk from the main train station and 1 minute walk from the tourist information wifi included and a city transport card (local bus,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The hotel is located so strategically....literally 2minutes walk to transport to airport, located less than 5 minutes walk to Gare the train station. It's at the heart of Geneva. It's between so many eating joints and main shopping mall the Manor. The room is a bit squeezed but very clean and for business trip I would say is sufficient. No... More 

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95 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The whole environment is a bit glum, but it's clean and the people are nice enough. I had a room on the main road side and, as others have remarked, it would have been noisy with the windows open. The beds looked old, but they were comfortable. Very fair for the price.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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63 hotel reviews
485 helpful votes 485 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Why we choose this hotel were simply cause the location is quite near to the train station and not too far from airport. Elevator amazingly small, the room is quite big but not really clean. Still doable if you need a place to rest after interstate travel and need to get around quickly

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Hello, We were there in September 14. Staff is very helpful. Rooms are good and very clean. Lady at reception is very helpful for guiding how to travel in Geneva. Free wi fi available and free transport pass available to guests. Good value for money. Very near to station. Only rooms on road side have noise of vehicles. Regards, V.V.JOGLEKAR

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It's my 5th visit to Switzerland but first time when I slept in Geneva (usually I spent my nights on French side as its much cheaper). I decided to pick up Hotel Lido as its so close to Cornavin, just 5 minutes by foot. Hotel room was really cosy and big. Unusual for 2 stars hotels. Honestly I would give... More 

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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26 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is a 2 star hotel. It is in an excellent location (<5 minutes walk from the train station). It is very clean. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The bed was comfortable. The internet was free. The room was small and the bathroom was small (but a power - shower). It is significantly cheaper than most other hotels... More 

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Maniago, Friuli, Italy
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135 reviews 135 reviews
67 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We spent one night at Hotel Lido. We booked this place because it seemed the only place with good reviews in central Geneva which didn't cost a bar of gold. When we got there, we saw it wasn't bad at all. The building is surely very old, and in need for some renovation. The furniture in the room is very... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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54 reviews 54 reviews
43 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

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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61 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

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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Address: 8 rue Chantepoulet, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > James-Fazy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Lido 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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