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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed January 21, 2015

The hotel was our backup plan since the city was busy due to an exhibition/trade fair. I will not go again unless I cannot find anything else. The rooms are spacious but basic, the whole hotel has tiles rather than carpet - you hear every move people make. We booked for two but got only one set of towels etc....

Thank Hannah G
Semarang, Indonesia
Reviewed January 20, 2015

Good location near the tourist attraction and also near the Old Town, love the breakfast from the pastry, bacon, muffin, croissant, fruits! Unfortunately the room is quite pretty small for us three. But not bad overall :) Maybe will stay here when we visit Geneva again

Thank G20481
Reviewed January 19, 2015

This was my second stay at Excelsior. The hotel was clean, comfortable and very close Geneva Cornavin (train station). I had a room with a balcony and the bathroom is clean and spacious. Breakfast is adequate. It is located at the city center opposite Manor (shopping complex).

Thank Ahmad Azizuddin K
Alta, Norway
Reviewed January 2, 2015

The hotel is ok enough. Ok location. Short distances to the sights. Our room was nice enough but a bit warm. There was only fans and no air conditioner. In the halls it smelled a bit of cigarette smoke. Except from one of the receptionists the staff was a bit indifferent. In the two days we stayed we didn`t se...

1Thank gbcj
Reviewed December 17, 2014

Had a one night trip to Geneva and had to find accommodation at the center of the town. This one was a good choice with a quite low price compared to the neighbourhood and great location. The room was small and old style but clean and ok for a very short stay.

Thank gaborgy
Reviewed December 4, 2014

Have been a regular customer for the past five years. Excellent location, highly professional personnel. Room and bathroom immaculately clean and quite spacious for european 3 star hotel standards. Breakfast room most recently refurbished is very modern and the breakfast is adequate. Pricewise as well, it is an excellent choice. Very difficult to get such prices at such a central...

Thank N S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 7, 2014

I tried the Excelsior for a change as I travel to Geneva frequently. The front desk staff were miserable, the restaurant was being ripped out, the top floor room was average, very dated, The bathroom was very cheaply appointed. I avoided the lift as it did not fill me with confidence. Due to the restaurant being ripped out, had to...

Thank Andrew_Weybridge
Reviewed September 11, 2014

I recently had to make a trip at very short notice to Geneva and booked this hotel with minimal research. It turned out to be just what I needed. Great central location close to the main train station, shops and restaurants. Wonderfully helpful and friendly staff. Free wifi. Room was simple, clean and adequate, just like the hotel - no...

Thank Gordon K
Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed September 4, 2014

I greatly enjoyed my stay at the Excelsior, Geneva. I was so surprised to discover how central the hotel is. It is an easy walking distance to the Railway station, shopping and famous Lake Leman broadwalk. The hotel is tucked on a side street so you don’t get the noise of city traffic. The front office staff was friendly and...

1Thank Mussafer
Garibaldi Highlands, Canada
Reviewed September 2, 2014

We picked this hotel because of its close proximity to the train station in Geneva. We were really happy with how close we were to the sights of Geneva which were within walking distance. The room was small but very clean, you had an elevator (also very small) to get your luggage up the stairs. The breakfast, which was included...

Thank Madelaine48
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Additional Information about Excelsior

Address: rue Rousseau 34, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $117 - $472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Excelsior 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Request a newly refurbished room”
L9869EIjohng, Mar 18, 2017 | Read review
“on the inside of the building the rooms are quite”
MichelP632, Dec 31, 2016 | Read review
“street side can be very noisy, but the other side costs more”
mzj101, Oct 16, 2016 | Read review
“street view rooms are bigger”
kls2929, May 5, 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors, back of the building”
659davidh659, Apr 3, 2016 | Read review
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