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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are clean and quiet, the location is superb, the staff are friendly and very helpful, the wifi is free, the showers are strong. What else, really, do you need? The prices are very reasonable by Geneva's pricey standards and there were no hidden extras on check-out. I'd certainly recommend it and will use this hotel again when next... More 

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White Plains, New York
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very happy with our hotel room, location in Geneva, staff helpfulness with transportation routes and answering our questions. We especially loved breakfast and the roof terrace. Bel'Esperance was affordable, quiet, comfortable and met our travel needs. We are happy to recommend it.

Thank Betty M
Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room with great view on the Cathedral & lovely balcony Great to find room keys in small box with my name due to late arrival; i was lucky to get to the reception when a guest arrived or I would have not enjoyed the place as much

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Hong Kong, China
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234 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

You may not think first of booking at a Salvation Army-run hotel when visiting Geneva. But I’ve been doing so since I’m not a resident there anymore. The location is superb for a pedestrian visit of the city, smack at the border between the Old Town and the shopping-friendly Rues Basses. The rooms are simple but spotless clean, wifi is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This is a wonderful and straightforward little hotel near the center of Geneva, which is just a mere 2 steps away. It is not a luxury hotel: there is no gym or spa or whatever. The terrace on the roof has a great view. The rooms are well maintained and clean. There is a washer and dryer for use of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Geneva is a wildly expensive city for hotels. If you're alarmed by the prices elsewhere in Geneva, Hotel Bel'Esperance is a good choice. Also, the staff are nice - at least if you speak French to them. I can't vouch for it if you speak English to them. I booked a studio room which was quite large and had more... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

I had to tarvel to Geneva for studies and I have found in there a very nice, kind atmosphere at the centre of Geneva. Good price and good customer services. Breakfast and Travel card for Geneva's transport included.

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Vienna, Austria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Clean, neat; good breakfast; situated in the beautiful old town. "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim..."

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I travel to Geneva 2-4 times a year and always stay at this lovely small hotel in the old town. The staff are friendly and helpful, the rooms are clean and cosy, and the continental breakfast sees me through and sometimes beyond morning meetings. And it's wonderful to wake up to the sound of the cathedral bells. You can't stay... More 

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Milan, Italy
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with a group of 15 people (including some kids) in June 2016. Our stay was very pleasant, the hotel gave us free city transportation card and assisted us very well, and they wee patient with the kids! The rooms were all nice, not too small and with a balcony. Breakfast was good. The location of the hotel... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bel'Espérance is a very charming hotel situated in a perfect place - in the city centre at the door to the old town and only some steps away from the lake.The Bel'EspéranceA pleasure to stay,happiness to come back! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bel'Esperance

Address: rue de la Vallee 1, Geneva 1204, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $153 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Bel Esperance Hotel Geneva
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#9 Best Value Hotel in Geneva
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