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“A Great Family Hotel”
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Hotel du Port
Ranked #20 of 46 Hotels in Lausanne
Certificate of Excellence
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“A Great Family Hotel”
Reviewed November 20, 2006

Upon recommendation of Tourist Info Office we were directed 100m down the esplanade to this warm and friendly family hotel. We were greeted by the owners daughter at reception who (realising we had only 2 days in Lausanne) not only recommended a day trip across Lake to splendid medieival Yvoire Village (700 yr old this year) but also provided bus and boat timetables (Eurail compatible) and then booked dinner for us at the restaurant next door who (she said) did the best cheese fondue in the city .
The view of the lake from our room and the free internet were a bonus to this most enjoyable stay.

  • Liked — helpful staff and view
  • Disliked — cost
  • Tips/Secrets — Yvoire day trip
  • Stayed November 2006, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Hotel du Port

Property: Hotel du Port
Address: place du Port 5, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #20 of 46 Hotels in Lausanne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel du Port 3*
Number of rooms: 22
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A charming small family-run hotel, ideally situated on the waterfront of Lake Léman and 7 minutes from Lausanne center. Its warm and modern 22 rooms will enhance your stay with us. The Nicolier family, who have been running the hotel for 3 generations would be delighted to welcome you ! ... more   less 
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