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Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I have been here several times - alone and with my wife. Every time it was very pleasant period of Geneva life. It's very nice place in the center of Geneva on river bank with good view from window. Very friendly service.

Thank Andrey E
haifa israel
Reviewed yesterday NEW

beau ravage is one of a small number of exclusive luxury historical hotels - the grand dames of Europe. this combines modern luxury with meaningful history. even the Austrian empress sisi was a guest here. it's location is the best location of Geneva, with unmatched views of the lake, the old city, the mountains and the icon of Geneva -...

Thank strulovitz
New York, NY
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here for business. The family-owned hotel is situated in a lovely location by the lake and has historical and cultural significance. The common areas are nice and very classic/ornate if a little tight. However the rooms are in need of significant improvement. Although decorated in a very traditional style, they seem dark and in a need of a...

Thank Gatopardo71
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Beau Rivage hotel The location was great, However our room was outdated, the bed was uncomfortable, The service was good. What I liked most was the very helpful concierge and front desk.

Thank WhitePumpkin
BeauRivageGeneva, General Manager at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for taking the time to comment your last stay at Beau-Rivage Geneva. We are sorry to hear that your room and the bed did not meet your expectations; please accept our sincerest apologies. To avoid this situation from happening again, do not hesitate to contact directly our reception. We will do everything in our hand...

Mclean, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most delightfully comfortable rooms and with amazing charm. So much attention to detail and customer comfort. Newly refurbished. Under the leadership of Alexander Nickbarte (5th Generation) this hotel will meet the modern age with flying colors. Book a room with the lake view. Probably the best in the City with direct view of the fountain. I looked at this...

Thank BobbyBatman
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you so much for your superb feedback concerning your stay among us at Beau-Rivage Geneva. I am really glad to read your compliments concerning our property, our services and our team. Thank you also for pointing out the professionalism of Agnès Planchenault, our sales director. I will share with her your utmost satisfaction. We are looking...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed from Christmas Eve through Dec 26, my birthday, and the hotel, staff and service was impeccable. The rooms were ornate and took us back to a Baroque era with the decor and architecture. The bath products were plentiful and from Clarins. The concierge recommended wonderful and delicious restaurants and there was a fabulous chocolate "happy hour" for adults...

Thank Damla20
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear guest, It is a pleasure to receive your compliments: your satisfaction is our best reward! We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience among us in the heart of Geneva ! What a joy for myself and the whole team to read such compliments about the hotel, the quality of our service, the attentions and the amenities. Rest assured...

Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

I had the occasion to be invited to a business breakfast at the hotel and was very impressed with the service, attention and discrete placement which permitted easy discussions. The breakfast offering was excellent and I will certainly use the hotel for further occasions.

Thank Michael M
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear Michael M, Many thanks for your excellent feedback concerning your business breakfast at Beau-Rivage Geneva. We are really pleased that you enjoyed our service and our team, We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards, Alexandre Nickbarte, CEO

Oakville, Canada
Reviewed November 9, 2016

The decor is a little out of date, however, the service and their staff is explemary! I would without a doubt recommend this hotel. I was in Geneva for a conference, I did research many hotels, this was the one. Again, based on customer service alone, this was excellent, The staff was helpful (even under challenging circumstances..) Thank you.

Thank pshanley1
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for choosing Beau-Rivage for a conference, It is such a pleasure to read your compliments concerning our team and our services, Your praises are a real source of motivation and the best reward for our whole team who are always giving the best of themselves to offer you a memorable stay. Thank you again for...

Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

It was our fist time in the hotel and for sure not the last one! The staff is very friendly and helpful. All over you can see luxury, tradition and a great history of the hotel. Rooms are clean, well organized, there is even aromatherapy in the rooms and bathroom is just dream of every woman! Breakfast buffet had variety...

Thank Katarina C
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear Katarina, it is such a pleasure to read your beautiful review concerning your stay at Beau-Rivage Geneva. We are honored to receive your compliments on your room, the breakfast and on our team. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best regards, Alexandre Nickbarte, CEO

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Lovely entrance hall and good reception service. Concierge helpful with maps etc Rooms outdated (bathrooms in particular) but Clinique toiletries. Breakfast average and no view I probably wouldn't have given it a 5*

Thank emgreenwich
BeauRivageGeneva, Directeur général at Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for taking the time to comment your stay at Beau-Rivage Geneva. We are really sorry that you found your room outdated. Our hotel is a private house since 1865 and we work every day to preserve this historic spirit. We are sad to read that the view was not what you expected, unfortunately, at street...

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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1865, the family-owned Beau-Rivage continues to welcome the world’s well known personalities in total discretion. The hotel is situated on the lake front and boasts views of the city harbour and the Alps. It stands in the heart of the city, only a stone’s throw away from the Old Town, elegant stores and business quarters. The hotel provides charm and savoir vivre that makes it one of the most distinguished addresses in Switzerland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva

Address: quai du Mont-Blanc 13, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $461 - $1,032 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Beau-Rivage Geneva 5*
Number of rooms: 90
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#7 Business Hotel in Geneva
#16 Romantic Hotel in Geneva
#19 Luxury Hotel in Geneva
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“the view of lake view rooms is superb.”
 of 5 bubbles strulovitz, yesterday | Read review
“room with the view of the lake is a must. Perhaps the most romantic of all”
 of 5 bubbles BobbyBatman, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Need to update the decor, but the staff was excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles pshanley1, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“the lake view rooms are more expensive, but if in Geneva why not have a view of the lake!”
 of 5 bubbles redgraverose, Jul 15, 2016 | Read review
“lake view of course, our room did not have a good view, but was inside and quiet. Lake view might be noisy and of course more expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles 900diane, Jul 12, 2016 | Read review
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