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Au Fil de l'Eau

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night at this smaller, modern interior hotel on Lake Geneva, just next door to Montreux, Switzerland. The best aspect of this lovely property is that it is right on the water with great views and a walking path that leads right to the heart of Montreux. Hotel likes: - Private - Free parking on stone pebble drive -... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This was a lovely place right on the lake. If you are packing a lot of luggage be advised there is not a lift/elevator and you are on your own for lugging it upstairs. It is in a small, mostly residential area. If your a tourist there aren't many amenities as you step out the door except for a Grocery... More 

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Baiersbronn, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Au Fil de l'Eau is small but very nice and comfortable hotel, not far from the center of Montreux. It is in best quiet location very close to the lake. Due to its location and the surrounding garden the hotel provides you with very high level of privacy and comfort. From our room in second floor we had a wonderful... More 

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Serge_Coletta, Directeur général at Au Fil de l'Eau, responded to this review

Bonjour Peter, Thank you for your brilliant review and for letting others know about the great impression the Au Fil de l’Eau has made on you. I am strongly convinced that the feedback you are providing will be of great assistance for others when planning their trip to Montreux. It is a pleasure to read that your time with us... More 

Chardonne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

First time I visit this resto and I have to say... A super nice resto on the lake front...fantastic food, amazing wine selection and very nice ambience! We got a nice starter, magnificent main dish and heavenly desert!! We will come back for sure!! Many thanks...

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1 Thank Andre B
Serge_Coletta, General Manager at Au Fil de l'Eau, responded to this review

Dear André, Thank you very much for sharing your good experience our restaurant. I will make sure to share your compliments with the team. I sincerely hope we will have the pleasure to greet you soon again in Clarens. Best regards. Serge Coletta, Director More 

Dubai
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Living closeby, we decided to pop by and check out the changes since it changed hands from Ermitage au lac to Au Fil de l'Eau, and we were massively disappointed. We ordered various drinks, including hot chocolate, which came ice cold, and tasteless. Requesting the waitress to kindly change it, she refused, saying she had made it herself and it... More 

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Serge_Coletta, General Manager at Au Fil de l'Eau, responded to this review

Dear Louise, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the restaurant. I’m sorry to hear that your experience at our venue was not up to your expectations. I apologize for this unlucky event. We took measures for this situation not to happen again. Best regards. Serge Coletta, Director More 

Lecce, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

A restaurant with limited accommodation, it is essential to book by phone as we have had difficulty booking a room of our choice online. Our preferred room had a balcony on two sides; well worth the extra for the view of the lake it offers. As a boutique hotel it is one of the best of its kind. No detail... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

i stayed for three nights in a duplex villa, it was very pleasant stay. the villa was spacious and nice. nothing to complain about for the hotel except for the breakfast, it was very limited choices and doesn't match the vale for this kind of hotels.

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Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I have been here a few times during the years, mainly for business but for a “tet a tet” it must be a romantic overwhelming experience. I hope I one day have the time to take my love here. Never a less this is not only the place by the lake, the food is great and you enjoy every minute.... More 

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Glenlyon, Australia
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42 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

Sitting on the terrace on a sunny day with a drink and the best views of the lake, was like heaven. I wish we never had to leave. We stayed for 2 nights plus had dinner in the restaurant one night. Yes it is pricey (as all the hotels in the area appear to be) but worth every bit of... More 

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51 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

We had lunch in the restaurant at the Ermitage. The dining room has splendid views over the lake with a light and airy atmosphere, and the decor had some nice touches. We were aiming for a light lunch, so we ordered one course and shared a pudding; but by the time we'd had the amuse bouche before our main course... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
What is the most beautiful site on the shores of lake of Geneva ? Once you have stayed with us and eaten in our restaurant, you will know the answer. It is not easy task to describe the beauty of the environment surrounding our garden and terrace on the very banks of the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Au Fil de l'Eau

Address: Rue du Lac 75, Clarens, Montreux 1815, Switzerland (Formerly Hotel Ermitage au Lac)
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Montreux > Clarens
Price Range: $188 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Au Fil de l'Eau 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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