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Des Alpes

14 Rue des Alpes, Geneva 1201, Switzerland (Pâquis-Temple)
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Ranked #74 of 105 hotels in Geneva
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a basic hotel, which is very clean, with very helpful, friendly staff. Its location is excellent, just around the corner is Gare Cornavin and every tram, bus and train from around the city seems to stop here. The rooms were too hot for me, making sleep almost impossible and the room doors bang loudly when being shut, so... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, but very basic. For some strange reason they placed the smoking rooms in the quieter back of the hotel, the non-smoking rooms along the noisy street. An electric fan in the room drowned out some of the noise, but bring earplugs. Toiletries in bathroom. Can get breakfast 7-10am included in your room rate. Pillows were absolutely worthless, deflated on... More

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Doha, Qatar
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good location, staff very helpful at the reception. Rooms are small (typical european size). it seems there is no control for heating and hence need to regulate temp by opening the window. if you get a street facing room, it can be noisy. wi-fi is average, seems to disconnect for no reason. lots of restaurants nearby, also close to railway... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

Booked this hotel because I had no other choice for 1 night since it was next to the train station and I was taking the train early next morning. To be straightforward this is probably the worst quality price hotel I have ever been to in my life, 180 francs for a piece of garbage. It looked like a hotel... More

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Voronezh, Russia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
33 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

I stayed in hotel Des Alpes in april 2013. Hotel situated on Rue des Alpes in 5 minutes by walk from Geneva railway station. It is almost city centre so all the main streets and attractions are in 5-15 minutes by walk. Very suitable hotel for city trips. Rooms are mall but good (just like the whole hotel).

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Zurich, Switzerland
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188 reviews 188 reviews
97 hotel reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

I had a stay of 2 nights in May at this Hotel - it was my first and my last time... Location: The Hotel is located in the middle of the red light district, surrounded by low class Restaurants and bars, with lots of strange People around. Direclty on a busy road, so you better ask for a room to... More

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

The hotel is in a short walking distance fron a train station. The room is not great but for that price is very nice and clean. No minibar in a room and no water in a bottle. But u can buy it across a road in a supermarket which is open from 7 am till 10 pm every 7 days... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Stayed in this hotel for a work trip. Rooms are simple - comfortable bed, clean bathroom, shower is not very good as its hand held, small TV with very few channels, so not very good for those that intend to stay in their room. Breakfast is good - nice range of fruits, breads, croissants, cheese, meats and cereals. Staff were... More

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rome
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120 reviews 120 reviews
26 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I stayed in this hotel for 4 nights and it is ok and clean. room are spacious and clean. Breakfast bit boring but fine for those who needs only cappucino and cornetto in the morning. Wifi is limited and you have to pay if you want it in your room . However, I was on the 1st floor and I... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

I was on bussiness tour & i chose this hotel as its reasonably priced and near the Train station and Bus to Airport, But i had the worst stay ever in switzerland. Rooms were ok, large enough, clean, NOISY, About the staffs- allmost every one is students from different collages.very entusiastic and polite, But no knowledge about the local areas... More

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Also Known As:
Des Alpes Geneva
Address: 14 Rue des Alpes, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Geneva > Pâquis-Temple
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Ranked #74 of 105 hotels in Geneva
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