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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Excelsior was good for a three star. Staff were friends and helpful. Location was good. Bed and pillows were great. Had the best two night's sleep here. There's a wickedly good food hall just across the road as well. Highly recommended.

Thank ParanoidAgent
Ennis, Ireland
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Hotel Excelsior is conveniently located only a few minutes from the main train station and a short walk from the lake. The staff were extremely accommodating on our arrival and swiftly took us through the check in process and handed us our free public transportation passes. The rooms are nice and clean with an ample supply of fresh towels and...

Thank Fitznicely
Athens, Attiki, Greece
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Pros: very convenient location, cleanliness, good Wi-Fi, not very expensive. Cons: small rooms, noise from other rooms/outside, pillows too soft. Overall, it is not a bad choice for staying in Geneva, due to the excellent location primarily and secondarily due to affordable pricing.

Thank Pankal74
Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This is a decent hotel. For Geneva standards, the price vs quality is good. Staff is very friendly and helpful, location is very good. Walls are quite thin. Ironing board cannot be brought to the room but if you need to iron you can do so in the luggage storage room.

Thank Daan S
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Simple basic rooms, inadequate heating,but the hotel is located close to tram station, buses,rail.Quite expensive hotel in a very expensive city. Breakfast was good and the stuff polite. expensive hotel in a very expensive city. Breakfast satisfactory,personnel

Thank kls2929
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This hotel is located not far from rail and tram stations .the rooms are small and clean. The bathroom is also small .the rooms are cold since the central heating is not fuctioning satisfactorily .the closet in the room is not very spacious . there is a safe in the closet .also internet access is free. The breakfast is basic...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Decent place given how expensive everything is Geneva. We visited for a during the bank holiday. It makes for a great city break but nothing longer! We stayed for two nights and didn't have the breakfast option. The mini bar is crazy prices (bottled water for 6 francs!) Again, we stayed clear of this. Rooms basic but everything clean. Hotel...

Thank trippster1984
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I am not that fussy a person, but this was really not that great. The room I had was quite cheaply decorated and pretty dated (late 80's I'd guess) - old taps, light brown tiles on walls and floors, cracked sink and some cracked tiles, hot water tap not working well, and the walls are paper thin. The energy bulbs...

Thank Sea-Intake
Glasgow, Scotland
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Very convenient hotel, not far from rail station and bus station, lake etc. Nice tiles on floor in room, and bathroom fully tiled. We had a balcony at the back of the hotel, which was nice. Staff very pleasant and helpful, room very clean. Handy for visits to the old town, the UN, etc.

Thank 104Jennifer88
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This hotel is located within a short walk of the train station and right across from Manor, a department store with an outstanding supermarket on the ground level. The hotel rooms are simple and small. The breakfast was relatively basic (included in the cost) although consistent in terms of quality. The coffee was not great but espresso drinks are available...

Thank David H

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Address: rue Rousseau 34, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $157 - $636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Excelsior 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“on the inside of the building the rooms are quite”
 of 5 bubbles MichelP632, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“street side can be very noisy, but the other side costs more”
 of 5 bubbles mzj101, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“street view rooms are bigger”
 of 5 bubbles kls2929, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors, back of the building”
 of 5 bubbles 659davidh659, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“výhled do dvora :o)”
 of 5 bubbles 611michaelah, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
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