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Hotel Palafitte

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Route des Gouttes d'Or 2, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
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Ireland
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of getting one of the rooms facing the lake and it was truly amazing. While you feel the hotel is off the beaten track when you first arrive, that soon becomes a moot point when you enter the hotel and experience the rooms. The reception experience was welcoming, the rooms had the wow factor about it... More 

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Bonstetten, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Very calm and cosy place with excellent service. Room with direct access to the lake is awesome and would be a nice around summertime. Furniture and bath room are well designed and you can relax immediately. We can recommend it at all !

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Basel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

The lake rooms are breathtaking: you see the lake from every corner of the bedroom and even from the shower and bathtub. Even with bad weather, the experience is amazing and very romantic. The staff is excellent and dedicated to make the stay even better.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

We stayed for one night and can absolutely recommend this hotel. The staff was very kind an friendly. The whole location is an eye catcher. Rooms are big, clean and nice furnished. We had a 4-course dinner, the quality of the food was very good and it was absolutely delicious. Looking forward to come back soon.

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Lutry, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Gorgeous setting, fantastic suites, great service. We had a 58 m2 bungalow overlooking the lake. Everything in the room was very modern, high tech and very tastefully designed. A perfect stay!! will come back soon, we loved it so much.

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Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

A stunning view from an over-water bungalow. You see the lake even from the bathtub! Jump into the lake directly from your terrasse. Enjoy all the comfort of the room. Just the restaurant is a little bit overpriced (very few local things, nothing organic) so you might wanna go for a dinner somewhere local in Neuchâtel itself. Other than that,... More 

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Denbigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We wondered if a hotel with such novelty value would match up in terms of service and food but I am pleased to say that we were delighted with all aspects. We stayed one night in a lake room and made use of the direct access to swim in the lake via the ladder from the balcony. The sun loungers... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for a week in July 2015, we have stayed here previously about eight years ago. On both occasions we had a lakeside room/ bungalow and really enjoyed it - the view from the balcony is stunning, service is excellent and breakfast on the terrace overlooking the lake and the mountains is so relaxing. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Recommend staying in a bungalow on the water. Yes the hotel is built over the water the only such hotel in Europe. A modern and elegant design but uses recycled materials and rechannels rainwater. A high quality modern design nighly functional, high tech and energy efficient. Ladder leads down to the water from the provate deck. Spacious rooms with great... More 

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Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

if you book at the Palafite, make sure you book a bungalow on the water. it's probably the most relaxing hotel room I've ever been to. the bungalow is large with parquet floor in the bath room and in the shower. you probably won't need the whirlpool as the bungalow's terrace offers a perfect view on the lake as well... More 

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