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Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I think the Service in the Terrace (Bar) - needs to be improved (Slow, table was dirty if we sit down, waiter was not very friendly) Beside this, it was a pleasure to stay in the Palafitte, and we will visit the Hotel again.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first sight, the hotel is somewhat unprepossessing - a low-rise white building on the edge of the lake in Neuchâtel. The same goes for the outside of the rooms, individual pods on stilts either over the lake itself or on the shore. On entering, however, it all starts to make sense. There is an entrance hall with toilet room... More 

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Pringy, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant stay at the hotel Palafitte. The restaurant serves excellent food, and the place is very original. If you have a room on the lake, you can take a swim from your balcony. Very recommandable!

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Wurzburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Built on piles on the lake of Neuchatel in the middle of the most beautiful environment. The hotel is decorated with unique style, luxurious design and advanced technology. A dream built on water. Palafitte is five stars on the lake.The hotel offers 40 luxury pavilions, 24 are built directly on the lake with an wonderful view of the lake and... More 

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

With beautiful weather during a nice summer day and summer evening the most splendid hotel room you can have. The maximum benefit you have as swimmer who doesn't shy away from a fresh lake water (23 C or 74 f). After a swim you feel like freshly born. Breakfast and dinner in the outdoor restaurant are splendid, as are the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Our daughter, son-in-law, 6 month old grand-daughter, my wife and myself enjoyed a fabulous Wedding Anniversary lunch on the balcony of the restaurant recently. We simply could not fault our excellent experience. The service was prompt, attentive and courteous and so friendly! Nothing was too much trouble. Every effort was made to provide us with an outstanding meal with brilliant... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

my wife and I did celebrate my wifes birthday at hotel palafitte. already the arrival was very friendly and warm. we got excorted with a golf club car to our room #41. this room is the very last one on the left side, a lot of privacy, but from 3pm on the sun was gone. but a lot of privacy.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We stayed in one of the lake rooms - with direct access from the deck of our room into the lake - definitely the room to have! The 'pod' is very modern and spacious and the bathroom is large and luxurious. The air conditioning was very welcome. Breakfast is excellent with a varied choice and the restaurant is good too... More 

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Antwerp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

The rooms that give on the lake are a dream. if you wake up, and open the blinds from your bed, you have a panorama of the Neuchatel lake, the Eiger, Jungfrau and on clear days even the Mont Blanc. Rooms are ideal... except for one big issue: it's not possible to make them completely dark. Since I'm used to... More 

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Zollikon, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

A wonderfull hotel at a nice place. Huge rooms, good beds, a spectacular view. Very nice people, a good restaurant and a very good place to work (we came here for the 3. time to conduct our strategy Seminar).

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only hotel in Europe built on stilts, the Palafitte enjoys an exceptional setting. Each one of its 40 rooms is a spacious individual bungalow. The exclusive architecture gives the guest a feeling of escape, inside and out. Besides the individual bungalows, the hotel comprises of a large lobby, which has been newly renovated in harmony with the architectural style of the location, a reception, bar, smoking room and a restaurant with a large terrace. The restaurant has been recently renovated and renamed "La Table de Palafitte". The new décor accentuates the main assets: the view over the lake and the Alps. The cuisine favours local market produce. Besides the classic dishes that are available throughout the year, the menu is tailored to the seasons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Palafitte

Address: route des Gouttes-d'Or 2, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Neuchatel > Neuchatel
Price Range: $330 - $697 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Palafitte 5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Palafitte Hotel Neuchâtel
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