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Hotel Lido

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 rue Chantepoulet, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (James-Fazy)
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Ranked #60 of 103 Hotels in Geneva
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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148 reviews 148 reviews
93 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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268 reviews 268 reviews
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470 helpful votes 470 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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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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Moscow, Russia
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 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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82 helpful votes 82 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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339 reviews 339 reviews
55 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 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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Toronto, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

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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44 helpful votes 44 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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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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