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Chateau d'Ouchy
Ranked #9 of 46 Hotels in Lausanne
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed July 3, 2012

Have stayed at Chateau d'Ouchy for 3 nights when attending a training at IMD. Great value. location was superior, room was very spacious and comfy with high ceiling, though on the 1st floor just above the roof of the restaurant. This didn't bother at all, but large windows looked out to the lake - view was magnificent. Rooms on higher floors have reduce upper space due to mansard inclined walls. Front desk was very helpful. Restaurant was a great place to hand out in the evening.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled on business
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3  Thank Fomych
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Reviewed July 1, 2012

I very often eat at "le chateau d'Ouchy" for dinner. The meals are always delightful and very raffinate. Enough to eat, and the choice is changing at each season. I couldn't advise on fish however it is one of the specialties, for I never taste it. But the rest is very good indeed, with very good advices on wine. The waitresses and waiters are perfect, smiling and available. The reputation of being very expansive is not that true compared to the other high level restaurants of Lausanne. Book a table in summer for the view on the lake is so nice that it is very easily overcrowded.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with friends
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1  Thank sunday g
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Reviewed May 16, 2012

This hotel is in an excellent location. I travel quite a bit and found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. The facilities are very clean. The rooms are quite nice with large showers and bathrooms. However, the beds could be more comfortable.

I am not sure that the hotel would be a good choice for young families but families with older children would be quite happy.

  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled on business
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4  Thank mja6
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Reviewed May 10, 2012

very good location, facing the leman lake.
good vibes at the bar, good music and ambiance, helped by lots of students from IMD closeby.

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  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled on business
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2  Thank MY_visitor
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Reviewed April 24, 2012

This is really an experience staying in an old castle like this it is very nice view on the lake but the windows are small , and because it is built as a castle so the rooms are limited designs
breakfast extra,parking as well so i see it's too much for such room 4 star hotel while it was low season

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  • Stayed: April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 8, 2012

It's a gorgeous chateau right on lake full of old world charm with a swanky cool lobby and very clean and comfortable rooms. We got a deluxe room on top floor with lake view and huge bathroom. Service is great. We skipped breakfast, but opted for latte and croissant instead at very reasonable price. Metro is within the block. We won't hesitate to go back again any time we are in Laussane.

  • Stayed: January 2012, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Need2seetheworld
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Reviewed January 15, 2012

Nice small hotel, great room in the Donjon (junior suite) with many amenities. No water boiler though. Breakfast was just not good and did not compare to breakfasts we had in other Small Leading Hotels of the World. They need to offer much more style, quality and service there. Some of the staff are very friendly, others are not customer oriented and should be fired.

  • Stayed: January 2012, traveled as a couple
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5  Thank CharlesBern
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Additional Information about Chateau d'Ouchy

Address: Place du Port, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Lausanne
#5 Romantic Hotel in Lausanne
#8 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
Price Range: $183 - $409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chateau d'Ouchy 4*
Number of rooms: 50
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Château d’Ouchy, a real haven of tranquillity nestled on the shores of Lake Geneva, is an unmissable destination for those looking for a stunning residence that is out of the ordinary. This charming residence houses 50 rooms, each one full of character with a fairy-tale atmosphere combined with modern comfort and conveniences, including 10 Junior Suites and three Suites with an enchanting castle tower feel. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Le Chateau d`Ouchy Hotel Lausanne
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