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L'Hotel de France

1 Rue de Geneve, 1210 Ferney-Voltaire, France
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Ranked #4 of 9 hotels in Ferney-Voltaire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014
nicegirl47us Paris, France
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Paris, France
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Stayed for one night as we were flying in and out of Geneva. Fairly easy to miss the hotel if you do not get off the bus at the right stop (take the 'Y' bus from the airport) and then it is a good 10 minute walk to the hotel. On arrival, the owner seemed a bit impatient on checking... More

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Lovran
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed in this hotel in april. Room was on 3rd floor and was okey. Bathroom was very clean, room was clean so big plus for that. Wi fi worked. In room was mini bar! The room didn't had air condition, but for me that isn't problem, just open the window :)

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Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

I stayed here while on business in Geneva. Its rooms are more the style of a good quality chambre d'hote/bed and breakfast than a hotel. However, the hotel is small and very clean with a decent breakfast. Apart from breakfast, I did not eat in the hotel. It is a 30 minute bus journey from downtown Geneva. Beware that in... More

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Belfast, N Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Stayed here last year, so looking forward to return trip. Very disappointed by unfriendly staff, but otherwise perfectly adequate if you are catching a flight - just 5 mins down the road. The nearby L'Azzurra (2 mins walk) as good as ever, but book in advance to avoid having to wait for a table.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
29 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Hotel de France looks like the only game in town....or rather in the village. You do not have too many options in Ferney, a comatous suburb of Geneva on the other side of the French border. If you do not crave the charmless chains of hotels designed to welcome herds of international organizations' delegates, you may yield to the temptation... More

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

This is a lovely family run hotel on the edge of Switzerland - yet the hotel could be nothing else but French. It is small, homely, friendly and comfortable. Not luxurious - our room was small and furnished with old style wardrobe and dressing table... a comfortable double bed and a pristine shower room. We had a window over the... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

If you want to stay close to Geneva airport in a hotel which gives you a taste of France rather than a taste of airport this is the hotel for you. We arrived late in the evening before an early morning flight and wanted something not overly expensive but not too boxy. My husband told me to check for a... More

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Belfast, N Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Attractive historic building right in the heart of the village. Stayed in good-sized doulbe room on top floor (99 euro) - necessitating 3 flights of steep stairs (which are no big deal). Shower could do with upgrading, but adequate. Tea/coffee making facilities in room. Breakfast is extra (9 euro) and OK; you can even boil your own egg! Overlooks village... More

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Afula, Israel
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Its quiet location and accessibility to Geneva by bus and car make this hotel a great asset. But do not expect much help at the front desk. Staff is overwhelmed and devote more time and attention to the hotel's restaurant bussiness than to hotel patrons. Charging extra for breakfast is unfair. Be aware: there are no airconditioner or heating facilities... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

Close to Geneva, in Ferney Voltaire, there is a house , from 18 th century, which had been built by voltaire himself for his "ideal City", and which is now a great hotel and an excellent restaurant. The rooms have kept the charm of the ancient time, with beams and chimneys, whereas the food is very " modern cuisine", served... More

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Address: 1 Rue de Geneve, 1210 Ferney-Voltaire, France
Location: France > Rhone-Alpes > Ain > Ferney-Voltaire
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