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Hotel Cristal Design

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 Rue Pradier, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
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Ranked #38 of 103 Hotels in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

I had been there 5 years ago and the hotel was awful. They closed the place down and remodeled it. It is now a design hotel. Once you get in you have the feeling of a deja vú.... but when I opened the door to the room, what a delightful surprise. Modern desing, use all the space in the room.... More

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ireland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

I stayed here because of a special offer on a booking site but this place is expensive for what you get.. but it is geneva! . the location is great just 5 minutes from the train station and 10 minutes to the lake. This 'hotel' is more like a grown up hostel. I had a single room which was tiny... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

This is my first tripadvisor review. I am not a complainer. But I am willing to spend a few minutes so you can avoid unpleasant experience in Geneva. My husband and I have many many countries and stayed many hotels. The front desk staff in this hotel needs some help! 1. The guy at the front desk told us to... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We stayed two nights at the Cristal, a very modern, clean and reasonably priced hotel. During our stay in Geneva we witnessed two thieves being arrested (outside the hotel) street drug dealing and a tourist having his bag snatched in broad daylight. There were dodgey characters lurking on most streets (all non Swiss looking) this made it hard to enjoy... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

This hotel has the perfect location for the river and train station and the staffs are friendly. Also the breakfast lounge have a brillant view of Geneva's roof tops. Just outside, expect to find coffee shops and decently priced takeaway.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Having tried most of the hotels around Gare Cornavin, the basic but stylish Hotel Cristal is probably my favourite so far. I've stayed here twice on this trip; both rooms were identical. Neat, pleasant reception, and efficient check in process. Bright, minimalist, basic but stylish room that incorporates bed, desk, wardrobes, cupboards, shelves, and en suite with a good shower.... More

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Salzburg, Austria
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88 reviews 88 reviews
27 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Hotel Cristal is a nice and modern hotel close to the railway station. the rooms are small but provide everything you need. Equiped with modern furniture in semi-transparent glas style are cool and functional. Hotel is very clean and they provide good breakfast. Staff is very friendly and supportive.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Location: once you reach Cornavin Metro Station, take Mont Blanc Exit; turn left and you are 1 min away from the hotel. It is next to Coffee Shops including Starbucks, Restaurants of different cuisines and McDonalds. After crossing this area, “Manor” the shopping mall is on the right side and 5 minutes away. Genève Lake is 7 – 10 minutes... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

Very nice hotel with modern interior design. The rooms is in calm light-blue-green colour with many frosted glass surfaces. It's good to have a rest here after long way or walkings across the city. The Rooms equiped with TV, air conditioners, safes and even electric kettles. Wi-Fi works good in the rooms. Breakfast hall is in the top floor with... More

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Sydney
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Geneva is a very expensive city so I think for Geneva this hotel is very good value. The decor is odd but very modern. The frosted glass for the bathroom wall and door is a little uncomfortable as I was staying with a colleague but not terrible! The room is a good size by European standards and very clean. The... More

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Address: 4 Rue Pradier, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cristal Design 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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