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Krakow, Poland
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42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

I spent two nights in Des Tourelles with my girlfriend. The most important advantages of that place are: the location (let's say it's next door to Mandarin Oriental, with great view to the river from rooms) and also the reasonable prices, as for Geneve. Easily accessible from de Seujet parking (40 CHF a day). The breakfast is rather basic. Wi-Fi... More 

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Good location, safe, close to train Station, a stones throw away from old city...it was perfect for my short visit. Has English tv chanels and friendly staff. Tends to get noisy if you are allocated in a room by the busy road though.

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Hanoi
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Small family run hotel, not luxury, basic services, but in a great location. The hotel is not easy to find as its part of a shared block along with a dentist and a dance school etc. The hotel shares a common access. Although the reception is located on this floor you have to go up some steep steps. The guest... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Des Tourelles for a couple of nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. The hotel is in an excellent location and there's great views of Le Rhone, especially when the restaurants and bars are lit up at night. The only issue we had was that our room was quite noisy during the night due... More 

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

We came here on our honeymoon a year ago and really enjoyed the hotel. It wasn't so cheap but all of Geneva is really expensive. Anyway, comparing to other hotels in Geneva it was a great deal. The room is designed very nice with a nice view to the river. We also enjoyed the breakfast and loved the location. We... More 

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São Paulo
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Cordial and efficient staff, giving all the information needed and solving all the questions. Room was clean and comfortable, with a beautiful terrace over the Rhône. Good breakfast and wifi. The wooden floor squeaks a little, but it is expected as the building is old.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

Easy walk from the main train station, our 1 night stay in a double room was extremely good. Our room was quite large, old fashioned styling but well kept and clean, along with the bathroom. We had a gorgeous river view, was great location to walk around. Since we had very early train in morning, the reception staff were very... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you are on a budget, don't come to Geneva! However, sometimes we are forced to. Hotel des Tourelles is a good option. Very reasonably priced, by Geneva standards. The least expensive rooms have the shower and toilet in the hall, other have them in the room. Breakfast is nothing to brag about, but adequate. Everything is spotlessly clean and... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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33 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The thing I like about such hotels is that it make me feel a resident of the city. The hotel rooms are mixed with the residents ones'. The location is good - 10 min walk from the central station (1 tram stop) and from the lake. Staff polite and helpful. The room was with nice river view, quite big and... More 

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Washington
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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

The Staff is always very friendly and helpful. It is in a quiet area but close to the train station and the Paquis. Some rooms have a nice view on the river. The rooms are charming and simple. Hardwood floor, good bathroom (and books on every floor).

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Des Tourelles

Address: boulevard James- Fazy 2, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > Saint-Gervais Temple
Price Range: $165 - $196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Des Tourelles 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Geneva
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“Great location main train station and bus stop”
 of 5 bubbles NJGal08, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in Room 20”
 of 5 bubbles souziem, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“room 5 was great”
 of 5 bubbles JudyLockhart, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“With shutters all rooms are quiet, but some have big windows overlooking the river”
 of 5 bubbles colinm297, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“ask for a river view at upper floors”
 of 5 bubbles dasilvestre, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
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