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Hotel Moderne

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Rue de Berne, Geneva CH-1211, Switzerland
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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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Tokyo, Japan
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2007

I had a room that was supposed to be good enough for 4 adults, but the room we actually got was just about adequate for 2 adults and a child. It was small, extremely noisy and ill maintained. The service also was nothing worth talking about. Overall, it was a waste of money. I would not recommend it to anyone... More

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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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13 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2007

My stay at the Hotel Moderne was the worst stay of my life. The room was like a sauna. There was no air conditioning or a fan. There was no air flow whatsoever. We were put in the noisest and hottest room I've ever stayed in. I ended up sleeping about 4 hours that night. It was so hot I... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2007

The best things about this hotel are the price (lowish, but not low enough for the quality), the free Geneva public transit ticket , and the friendly and informative reception. Otherwise, beware. Our room had a dirty bed cover, the carpet in the hallway (which wasn't illuminated--the flourescent was busted) was stained and worn out, the light in the dreary,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2007

I booked this hotel from SBB website which should be reliable, but actually it wasn't. The information about this hotel was three star and each guest room is boasted to be en suite room. However the single room I booked is just a small room which couldn't be smaller without toilet and shower. The noise from the street and ground... More

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Florida
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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2007

I picked the hotel for price and convenience. It was the cheapest I could find near the railway station. It was only a few minutes from the station, which was nice, but CHF 200 was hardly cheap. It was, however, the best I could find. The breakfast was OK. The room was very small and drab and the bath tiny.... More

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York, England
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2006

Stayed one Saturday night here but were very dissatisfied. This is supposed to be a 3* hotel - well maybe it was at one time, but there wasn't even a hairdryer in our room - even budget hotels have them these days !! But this wasn't cheap - CHF215 is about £95 ($175) - yes, I know it's in the... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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37 hotel reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2005

I stayed at this hotel with my girlfriend in October 2004. Moderne is a decent hotel close to the main railway station with several supermarkets selling food nearby. The room was quite clean and spacious, but the furnuture and bathroom fittings were very old, probably dating from the 60th, when the hotel was build. It was quiet at night, no... More

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Toronto
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25 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2005

Well, the hotel indeed celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and it was probably modern when it was built :) I didn't see any highway within 2 KM of the hotel, and the soundproofing is indeed quite good. Its rates are very good for Geneva. To access the hotel from the train station, go to the basement shopping level and... More

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Wellington, NZ
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2004

Geneva is an expensive city, and I chose this hotel because it is much cheaper than most. I had a room with shared bathroom and toilet facilities on the floor which were pretty basic, but okay. Breakfast time was always busy. Staff very polite and friendly, but despite Swiss attention to detail the hotel lost a courier package delivered for... More

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geneva, switzerland
2 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2003

how they can get over $100 a night for this place is incredible. one of the worst hotels you can imagine; it might be ok for a $12 a night hostel, but why they think they are worth anything more is worth a dissertation. soundproof windows? are they kidding? this is a lie. make them come up to the room... More

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Address: 1 Rue de Berne, Geneva CH-1211, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Moderne 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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