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Quaint, residential, postcard views

I took an unplanned walk up to the old town area and am thrilled that I did. In the early morning... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2018
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Quiet - nice views - loved it

I always prefer the areas where the locals are instead of the tourists. This is unlike most old... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Leisurely, charming, beautiful views, wonderful ambience - you have it all in Vevey. Lovely place for a stroll.

1  Thank DipuKV
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This city has a unique charm and beauty in it. Its a french and swiss crossover city so its the country feel with the romantic charm.

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Vieille - ville de montreux is the old town of montreux . It offers great views of the city as well as of the lake .

Thank Suvir B
Reviewed January 9, 2018

I took an unplanned walk up to the old town area and am thrilled that I did. In the early morning light it is just a picture postcard, classic old Europe feel and look. I was surprised at how residential it was in comparison to...More

Thank Anna911
Reviewed December 17, 2017

I always prefer the areas where the locals are instead of the tourists. This is unlike most old towns in Europe that are dominated by a square with shops and restaurants. It's where people live and that's basically it. There is a small church with...More

Thank RandRCalifornia
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Always a nice walk and happy to get out and about to be with the locals. Not amazing by European standards but a nice walk

1  Thank steveco2015
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Cute and clean, Montreux offers a range of classic French village architecture. A n harmonious pallet of Bright blues, pure whites, lemon, sage, forrest green, rust, and red colors soothe and excite the eye. A French lake side paradise window into the past.

3  Thank 14hannon
Reviewed June 17, 2017

The old town of Montreux requires a walk uphill of about 25 minutes. It is a very quiet part of Montreux with narrow cobblestone streets lined with historic houses. A typical Swiss village. There is not much to see here, but go for the atmosphere....More

5  Thank Mianel
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Except a nice view of Montreux and the lake, there is not much to see in the old town. There a no restaurants, no attractions and no shops. Even the buildings are not that great. It is worth the detour for the view, but only...More

3  Thank Joé S
Reviewed May 15, 2017

The old town is up the hill from the lake shore and takes 10 to 15 minutes to walk to. Its quite compact with cobbled streets and old buildings and some quaint shops and restaurants. The Rue du pont which leads to a bridge ("pont")...More

4  Thank KayBristol
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Response from odile-vintage | Property representative |
Hi Nineducks, it depends of what you are looking for ... if you like old and very quiet places, Montreux old town is nice end perfect ! the view is great, some little shops and a sympathetic hotel (the Tralala Hotel). But if... More
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