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Hotel Moderne

1 Rue de Berne, Geneva CH-1211, Switzerland
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Ranked #77 of 105 Hotels in Geneva
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for 7 nights in February. Got weird bite marks and first thought mosquitos. But on the last day I saw one of the little buggers crawling on the bed. Should have called the reception way earlier and complained, but I had to leave in a rush. Still disgusting. In general the hotel is very run down and shabby. Definetly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 1 night, chose this hotel because of the rate given. Decent room, a bit small but adequate. This hotel is close to almost everything in Geneva. Train station is just 5 minutes walk, Lake Geneva is just 10 minutes walk, lots of cafe and pubs nearby. Friendly and courteous staff. Watch and swiss army knife lovers, plenty... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you look for a five star , just forget about. But if you are a budget traveller, this is an oasis. Why do I say so, reasons many : 1. Charges are reasonable when compared with sky tocketing rates in other hotels 2. Location is just perfect, behind the Gare Cornavin train and bus station 3. Grocery shops are... More 

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Sherington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Well, where to begin? If you are used to the sanitised, bland corporate hotel world you may turn your nose up at this cute hotel beautifully placed in Geneva. If you do then you are missing a treat! Yes it's modelled in the 1970s but none the worse for that. The roms are clean, safe and have everything you need.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

If you have a meeting in Geneva and need a decent inexpensive hotel, this hotel will do. Location is excellent just next to the train station. Rooms are tiny and decor nothing special really. Staff was friendly though and as always in Geneva hotels, getting complementary bus pass is always a plus.

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Cupar, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We needed an inexpensive hotel in Geneva near the station prior to an early flight: this was ideal. Moderne possibly in the 50's, but for that reason also charming, perhaps becoming a classic retro hotel experience. Staff friendly, and courteous in an old-fashioned way. Lift to 3rd worked fine. Good breakfast. We used the free Geneva travel card issued on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

In the center of Geneva, between the train station and the lake. Friendly service, helpfull. Nice breakfast (not included in the price). Clean and tidy. Quiet - well isolating windows. Across the street from a police station.

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Buraidah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is an excellent hotel for stay in Geneva due to following reasons:- a. Its proximity to lake Geneva and Geneva's main railway station. It is situated right in between the both. b. Hotel environment is very good and rooms are nice. c. Good speed free wifi internet. Free computer and printing facility in the lobby. d. They give a... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I went there a little bit worried by the "not-so-favorable" reviews, constrained by the budget, just to find out a very well situated, very central, very close to everything hotel which I eventually enjoyed. The furniture is indeed old, the bath wasn't modernized for at least a decade (or two? :) ). So what? It is really clean. I liked... More 

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Haifa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I stayed there only two nights. The hotel is pretty old fashion and smells like a close and dirt. Yet, it worth the price as all the other places were pretty expensive. The room was small but comfortable for minimum needs (bed and toilet). It was pretty noisy and warm. Take it if you dont have any other choice...

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