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Hotel Carmen

#23 of 106 Hotels in Geneva
Certificate of Excellence
5 rue Dancet | 1205 Geneve, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Switzerland isn't very cheap - it took me a bit to find a reasonably priced hotel. Location: Off the beaten track and the neighborhood around the hotel felt slightly iffy to me. Not bad, just iffy. It's a bit of a walk from there to the Old Town and the Lake - not a problem to us, but might be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

It is close to everything. The Hotel is simple but very nice. The staff are extremely friendly and make you feel at home. The Hotel is extremely clean. The breakfast was good too. The coziness makes it easy for you to do all your work without any problem. I must also mention the quick wireless internet. Basically, Hotel Carmen has... More 

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Kifisia, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

It's the third time we are visiting the Hotel Carmen because of the excellent location - in the middle of a lively neighbourhood, close to the University, next to transportation, close to the centre of Geneva, the rooms are spacious and recently renovated, tasty and rich breakfast, extremely clean, perfect price for the quality provided, but overall extremely friendly, helpful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Simple but extremely clean, recently renovated room, quiet (courtyard side), very professional and extremely friendly staff, very correct breakfast. perfect deal for geneva in terms of price - quality ratio. Perfect location for reaching the university (uni mail).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Coming from third world, we faced many challenges including payments on credit/debit cards. The way Hotel Carmen have been handling me and my colleagues, showed the level of understanding global challenges and yet without compromising their excellent service delivery.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

would like to stay again when I visit Geneva.Centralised location near to good restaurants, tram,bus stops. Good breakfast.For vegeterians,Subway and Macdonald are nearby. Rooms are spacious by European standards.

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seviglia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

nice room ,very clean, good position,staff very kind ,good breakfast,we "ll come back at carmen hotel.nice restaurants very near,card gratuit for transport,,everythink ok.siamo contenti del nostro soggiorno e ritorneremo volentieri

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Los Gatos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Great place to stay for the price. We only stayed 1 night. The rooms were roomy and clean and the breakfast was very reasonable. I very much enjoyed the preserves they served with the bread basket. Would definitely stat here again.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Don't be put off by the staircase to reception or the reception area itself. Rooms are renovated and comfortable. Staff pleasant and helpful. You can ask for a room with a balcony. 10 minutes by tram to Cornavin.

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Located about 10 minutes by tram from the main railway station. Good tram nbr 15 connection. My room was with bathroom/toilet. Room was clean and functional. Peaceful area. Good wifi in room. Breakfast reasonable. This was a busy week in Geneva so roomrate was high CHF 130.

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