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Des Tourelles

2 blvd. James-Fazy, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (Saint-Gervais Temple)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent 3 nights at this hotel and we must say that we were pleasantly surprised by the hotel. The location of Des Tourelles is great. Shopping street and railway station were close, many tram and bus lines going close. Room was spacey and the room we got had a view to the river, which is sunny... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I spent 2 nights in the hotel as part of a business travel. Considering the price, it is a very proper and good hotel. The staff were very helpful. The room was clean and cozy. As the building is old, they apparently needed to build toilet in the room, which are basically a huge plastic box. Although they are clean... More

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London, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Having stayed at a few hotels in and around the center of Geneva, I was pleasantly surprised by Hotel des Tourelles. When I arrived after an overnight flight, they checked me in before the designated time since they had a room ready. As others have said, the location is very convenient, rooms are nicely decorated and have good views. The... More

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Riihimaki, Finland
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21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

The location of Des Tourelles is great. Shopping street and railway station are close, many tram and bus lines going close. Rooms are spacy and some of them having view to the river, which is sunny and beautiful. Room was a bit noisy beause of traffic. Bathroom is very small, but luckily shower really works. Staff was very friendly, breakfast... More

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Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I liked this hotel a lot! First of all, it's located right to the Rhonne river and a lot of amazing sites are in walking distance. Second, it was clean and the room had a nice feel to it. The staff was friendly (their English isn’t exactly excellent, but it’s good enough - but this is probably just me being... More

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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The upside to staying in this two star hotel is the location and price. Located right on the river, the hotel is perfectly placed for an easy walk to the Gare and a visit to "old town". The downsides is unfortunately it is right beside a very busy bridge and the hotel has no A/C. So you can open you... More

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Haifa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The hotel is in an old building, but in good conditions. Room was spacious and comfortable, with beautiful view to the river. Personal nice and helpful. Location is good. Visiting Geneva you get in the hotel a special free ticket for public transportation, which we used a lot. Exiting the hotel you cross the bridge and you have there the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

The place and the staff are very pleasant. Rooms and furnishing are decent; all in all for the price it’s a good place. If you want a higher class level and of course pay for it the Mandarin Oriental is just a bit away.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013 via mobile

Despite mixed reviews, I chose this hotel for a 3 night business stay and was positively surprised. View of the Rhône spectacular. Easily walkable from Cornavin. It's not luxury, but exactly what you need for a quick stay and value for money in Geneva terms. WiFi good. Breakfast simple but good. Compared to other hotels right next to Cornavin, this... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

I was deeply disappointed by this hotel. I was in Geneva on business but wanted to stay somewhere (relatively) affordable. I was attending a course in the old town and the hotel where the course was being held was £270/night which was well beyond what I was willing to pay,and this hotel, having reviewed the reviews here, seemed alright. It... More

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Address: 2 blvd. James-Fazy, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > Saint-Gervais Temple
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 23
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