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Excelsior

34 Rue J.-J. Rousseau, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (Saint-Gervais Les Bergues)
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Ranked #48 of 105 hotels in Geneva
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jackson, Wyoming
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here for two nights over a weekend in April while traveling back from the French alps after a ski trip. I found this hidden gem and booked a room for two nights on another website (and saved a significant amount of money: my bill for two nights was $190 versus the 300 chf I saw on a notice... More

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South of England
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115 reviews 115 reviews
78 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked two rooms through Booking.com. The Excelsior cancelled my booking because they had a problem in getting the funds from my company credit card (which was, and is, valid). They told Booking.com, who sent a message - which I did not spot - saying that my booking had been "changed". The hotel did not have the courtesy to contact... More

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London
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50 reviews 50 reviews
44 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was small but adequate and clean, and somewhat nicer than some of the other 'affordable' hotels around the area, The breakfast was ok too. Reception staff very helpful with advice in where to take dinner. Location good, close to the station but not on the main road. A few minutes walk from the lake.

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Paris, France
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56 reviews 56 reviews
53 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Location is good as it's next to the train station and bus stop bringing you to the airport. Plenty of choice for breakfast. The bed and pillow are new and very comfortable. The room is quite big and the bathroom was clean. All was great except room was on the road side and there are some bars around so we... More

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I stayed here for on night in late February. I arrived about 7pm and needed to leave about mid-day the following day, so the unusually late check-out time of mid-day was perfect for me. Right from the moment I arrived, the staff behind the reception desk could not have been more helpful. Check-in was swift and I was given a... More

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Sicily, Italy
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

After reading tons of mediocre reviews for high-priced hotels in Geneva, Hotel Excelsior came up at a nice price for the night of Jan 1, and I took it. Very nice and not just for the price. The room is typically european but clean and comfortable with a spacious bathroom and a spacious shower. The service was grrrreat, from the... More

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Groomsport
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

The Excelsior offers a great location for those visiting the city. It is only a couple of minutes from where the airport bus leaves you off in the centre. One of the best things about Geneva was the free transport from the airport and the tickets provided at the hotels for visitors for free public transport throughout your stay !... More

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Ottawa
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I booked a single room for a business trip and ended up with a smal single bed........ I was disappointed but the hotel is well located. The bathroom is nothing special and why do they have to put electric plugs that don't fit european electric wire!

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Athens, Greece
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7 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

It's a central value-for money hotel very close to the railway station. We spend just a night, it provides fridge and safe. The staff is very friendly, and we were provided with free tickets for local public transport for the period of our stay. All in all very pleased with my accommodation with very reasonable prices. I definitely recommend it

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Pros: - Great location: 1 block from #10 airport bus, 2 blocks from train station, 2 blocks to Rhone river, across street from Manor department store & grocery (where I saved money by purchasing meals), ATM around corner - Decent rooms, clean, well maintained - Peppy WiFi connected immediately, just fine for e-mail, downloading documents, GoogleEarth, etc. I'm using it... More

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Also Known As:
Excelsior Hotel
Address: 34 Rue J.-J. Rousseau, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Geneva > Saint-Gervais Les Bergues
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #48 of 105 hotels in Geneva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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