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Fargo, North Dakota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The temperature was in the 30s C. No air was uncomfortable, but I managed to sleep anyway. A room in the back is preferred. The staff is very friendly, welcoming and helpful. I wouldn't hesitate to stay there again for price and location and staff.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in late summer, and kept my window open because this hotel is not air-conditioned. Unfortunately, in addition to the occasional breeze, this let incredible levels of street noise into the room. While the cafe next door shut down at 11:30, the sirens and passers-by continued to enliven the night until street sweepers and construction noises started early in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very centrally located in Geneva and good for access to public transport. My single room was fine but quite small and didn't have air conditioning - quite stuffy in August. Breakfast fine, no other food offered but numerous nearby options.

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Hong Kong
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102 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is just a 5-min walk from the Cornavin train station and also a stone throw away from the bus terminus. There is a department store right opposite with a big gourmet supermarket. So when it comes to location, this hotel is unbeatable. While the room was very clean and generally comfortable, it definitely needs refurbishment- the furniture was... More 

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Thame, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good central location, only 2 mins walking from the main train station. Also very close to lake Geneva, jet d'eau and the boat services around the lake. A reasonably priced hotel for Geneva and a good place to leave your stuff and go and explore.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Easy walk from the train station and minutes from the lake. As mentioned before, it was fine for one night but with the heat and a noisy fan, it was a struggle to sleep. The staff were friendly but the room was rough around the edges. I would stay here again.

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York, GB
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is well located, being near to the station, the old town and the lake. It was very clean and the staff were extremely pleasant. The room was fine though could benefit from some modernisation. The buffet breakfast offered a good choice and was fresh. We stayed for 2 nights. The Saturday night was noisy outside until about 11pm, but... More 

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Manchester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Hotel was clean but badly in need of refurbishment. Also there was no air conditioning which made it for an uncomfortable night. There was a fan left in the room which wasn't emough but the gesture appreciated. Staff were very good and breakfast was plenty and fresh

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great location since it's located in downtown and very close to the main railway station. Very walkable distance to the old town in Geneva. Only problem is the heat!! Because it's summer, it can get quite hot, so it was very, very warm at night (even with the fan they've placed in the room). Wifi was a bit unstable at... More 

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Stourport On Severn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Location in the city is excellent and the rooms are very clean, a poor internet connection and no air conditioning make things a little difficult. Coffee only in the lobby and 2chf a cup is not convenient. Ensuite shower is small but works well. Breakfast is expensive at 15chf per person.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Excelsior

Address: rue Rousseau 34, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $115 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Excelsior 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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