...but all the better for it.
Where most hotels in this category are Peter Perfect, the Beau Rivage isn't...but doesn't suffer for it. A great front of house team and a lovely 'faded glory' colonial feel make any Brit feel at home.
If you stay on the 6th floor, the arrival of the hot water must be measured in glacial units and the water pressure will be less than an asthmatic rabbit with a length of hose and a cup of water, but just go with it. If you want chi chi, there's certainly plenty of choice in Geneva, but this place is in a great location and isn't as stratospherically expensive as many other places. And that's saying something.