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Lausanne Guesthouse & Backpacker

chemin des Epinettes 4, Lausanne 1007, Switzerland
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    All reviews private bathroom shared kitchen close to the train station bunk beds dorm room train noise common kitchen rooms face the lake heavy sleeper expensive city heavy bags sparkling clean vending machine arriving by train great view of the lake location is great fourth floor common areas beautiful city hallway
    Reviewed 19 February 2013

    We arrived from Venice at 11pm tired and cold (it was below zero and snowing in Lausanne). Down the hill, up the hill and then you are at the guesthouse. Takes around 5 mins from the train station. Take the opposite exit from the city-one,...More

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    Reviewed 4 February 2013

    This place is a quality choice. The price (and what you get for it) are good for Switzerland. The place is spotless. I stayed in a double with shared bathroom and only shared the bathroom with one other room - the bathroom has keycard entry...More

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    Reviewed 29 December 2012

    We stayed in a double room with a shared bathroom, both of which were extremely clean. The room had a great view overlooking lake geneva. We found it friendly, easy to reach from the train station and good value for money considering the price of...More

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    Reviewed 28 November 2012

    The staff were very friendly, they accepted me at the last moment and still cheerfully showed me the facilities (kitchen etc). Wi-fi was fast and reliable. The building is a gorgeous place, set up on the hill...about 10 minutes walk down to the water and...More

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    Reviewed 5 November 2012

    This hostel is very clean, confortable and quiet. It was about 5 minutes by walk from the central station! The staff is friendly and always ready to provide information! The negative points are the obvious lack of electrical outlets in the bedrooms and the absence...More

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    DeirdreJoan
    How many sockets in the rooms? Can a "Solo" traveller book a private (single) room, and if so what is the price per night? Thank you,
    22 April 2015|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, thanks for your email! Regarding sockets : between 10 (four-bedded dorms) and 4 (double rooms). Regarding the single room : we do have double rooms but could be booked as single use. The price dépends on the day and... More
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    Bob H
    Is parking available for my motorcycle?
    23 December 2014|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, yes, there are some places for motorbikes, for free. Best regards
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    Luisa M
    Não tenho cartão de credito. Como posso efetuar minha reserva?
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from Anne-Marie E | Property representative |
    Hello, sorry but we cannot make a booking without a credit card...you can call us on your arrival day to check if we have availability. Best regards Anne-Marie
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    "If you want laundry at hostel while you're too busy to go to a laundry place, this is perfect!"
    Yen K, 5 months agoRead review
    "Lake-facing side of the hotel - and third or fourth floor to get a view of the Lake Geneva - ask for a balcony"
    KimTainio, 6 months agoRead review
    "All rooms have Mountain views so don't worry!"
    KD128, over a year agoRead review
    "Depends on your budget and how long you plan to stay."
    mc m, over a year agoRead review
    "4th floor and higher has great views of lake."
    J M, over a year agoRead review
    "Request higher up, and with a balcony, for great views over the lake."
    Michael B, over a year agoRead review
    "The higher up, the better the view."
    BenTraveler, over a year agoRead review
    "I booked months in advance as this is a popular hotel"
    navis44, over a year agoRead review
    "Most rooms face the lake."
    AZTravelLady, over a year agoRead review
    "Some rooms have balcony, ask for that, if possible.. ;)"
    Aditya M, over a year agoRead review
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