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Hotel Moderne

1 Rue de Berne, Geneva CH-1211, Switzerland
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Ranked #76 of 106 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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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When looking for a bed and clean shower, this hotel will due. Water pressure was excellent, tv channel choices not so much. Design is outdated and interior feels very tired. Location is very central and staff very friendly (even to non-French speakers).

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Zurich, Switzerland
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Very central located, 5 minute walk from main train station but rooms are too old for the price paid. Breakfast was poor with few tables. Every time you leave the hotel you must return the key to reception, it was kind of annoying to us. We stayed for only 01 night and felt lucky about it

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Keflavik, Iceland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The only positive thing I can give this hotel is the location. Short walk to the train station and the lake. The reception is very small and rather dark. The staff were nice and helpful. Now the room, very dirty(I didn´t want to walk on the carpet barefoot because it was so dirty), outdated and worn out. The bed was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

As soon as we walked into the reception, we knew that this wasn't the same as the pictures advertised. Reception staff are friendly and polite but it stops there. We were given our room key and we made our own way up to the second floor. Walking into our room, we had to laugh it was that bad. The only... More 

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San Ramon, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Hotel Moderne is very close to Geneva Coravain Station. The hotel is from old time. The rooms are old with old furniture and old bed. Hotel reminds you of the motels in the movies.In the room there were not outlets for charging the phones. This hotel is not a best part of Geneva, Lot of unsavoury characters around that area.... More 

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Minorca, Spain
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We thought the hotel would be better considering what they charge. Found it to be very outdated and smelly. Felt like a room you see in a fifties film. Dirty massive armchair in room, old tatty furniture, rusty pipes from floor to ceiling in rusty, decrepit bathroom. No hairdryer although they will give you one in reception. Lack of plugs.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Although it's close to the centre and lake, the location is in a dodgy neighbourhood with shady characters hanging around; we didn't feel very safe walking around at night. The price was affordable considering Geneva is expensive and wifi was free, but this hotel is listed on most travel websites as having an old charm which is absolutely not true.... More 

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The hotel is not so modern at all! But this was the least expensive hotel at Geneva with a attached bathroom and breakfast. The location is great, only 3 minutes walk from the station. Breakfast is good. Overall average hotel.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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32 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

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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