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Hotel Helvetie

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenue du Casino 32, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
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Ranked #8 of 14 hotels in Montreux
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a family and we stayed in This hotel for 3 nights.The hotel was in casino street and we can use the casino pool for free. 10min walk from Montreux train station and it's 3 min walk from the lac and the supermarket coop. The room was clean also the bed was big. Nice hotel and good location. No... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Montreux for just one night, looking for somewhere convenient for the rail station, saw this place online and didn't have terribly high expectations, but ended up very happy with it. The only place we stayed that didn't include breakfast but that worked to our advantage, Bought local croissants and coffee from the cafe downstairs, sat on our balcony and... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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161 reviews 161 reviews
40 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here one night in June. That was enough. All of Montreux is pretty pricey, but even so, I didn't think it was worth the rates. It's a big, old hotel with rooms that are a little shabby and could use some upgrading. They have free wifi but they charge quite a lot extra for breakfast. And I don't... More

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Northern VA
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21 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Four of us stayed here in June. Good location, about a 5 minute walk from the train station. Close to the lake and the Casino. Nice staff, excellent English. Very helpful in accommodating our needs. Clean, basic rooms. Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I have to admit, i was suprised reading some of the recent reviews about tired looking decor. Having just returned from Montreux, and a one night stay at this hotel, I couldn't disagree more. The twin room we stayed in (Room 251) was actually really nice. Modern bathroom with twin headed walk in shower, lovely spacious room with wooden floor... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We had a really nice room. Its a great position. A view of the lake and mountains. Great king size bed. Helpful staff. Its just opposite the casino. I really recommend it. It can be a bit hard to find in that the numbers of rue casino stop and start over. Make sure you print out a map.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Very good high standard hotel- best location- nearer to train and casino on the bus route- rooms are vintage with modernized type- highly recommended- staff were cooperative and nice-breakfast was good

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Stayed one night on train tour round Switzerland.Least good of all hotels we stayed in. Room rather gloomy, bathroom needs updating. But bed very comfortable so had good night's sleep. Breakfast fairly ordinary. Good position to go walking along edge of lake and handy for casino if you like that sort of thing (we don't!).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Great location 5 minute walk from train station, 1 minute to casino, 5 minutes to lake and Freddie mercury statue. Nice terrace on our room, can see some mountains but mostly obscured by other buildings. This is an old building and some of it does look tired but comfortable, massive beds, good shower, fabulous location and reasonable rates for this... More

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Address: Avenue du Casino 32, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Vaud > Montreux
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Helvetie 3*
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