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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The Excelsior is very well located 5 minutes from the transport hub of Gare Cornavin and a very short walk down to the Rhone and Lake. The fabulous Manor food market is over the road where there is a huge range of delicious and fresh products; this can off set the otherwise high price of eating out in Geneva particularly...

Thank DeeGeeEmm
Reviewed 12 October 2015

I stayed a weekend in Geneve with my husband. The hotel is very basic but it had everything that we needed. You could walk to the city center and Manor department store is just a step away. The hotel was clean and the staff very polite. The breakfast was a disappointment though 15 CHF . Basically only few things to...

Thank NiinaE
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Not renovated cheap holte in downtown Geneve, WiFi offcially exists but in reality forget about it. I have forgot my toothpase and no possibltiy to get one in the hotel. Basics are OK. Good toletries though.:-)

Thank Adam W
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I stayed for 3 nights on a work trip. I was a sole female traveller. Positives: As a sole female traveller I felt very safe in this hotel. I walked to it on my own after 10pm twice from the centre and did not feel anxious about that. Inside the hotel felt very safe. It's very well located for Gare...

Thank Alice210869
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This hotel is only a few minutes walk away from the main railway station, making it a convenient place for tourists and business alike. I booked a single room ( as is the norm these days) and guess what...I got a single room! Single bed, small room, small bathroom etc. to be fair I didn't need much more than that...

Thank sasalan999
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Hotel is a great position for travelers staying for business or leasure. Structure is not the top in technology but much comfortable. Size of single room is good, but the double room is great. Much space to stay but bathroom could be bigger. Breakfast is acceptable. Global evaluation is good!

Thank Salvone
Reviewed 18 September 2015

The Excelsior was a great hotel with excellent staff engagement and customer service. The elevator was outdated but it was unique. The room itself was on the larger side and was kept very clean. The bathroom in my room was gorgeous (nicer than my bathroom at home!). Excelsior also had a complimentary breakfast. One of the nicest things about the...

1Thank 595feliciad
Reviewed 17 September 2015

The staff was very kind and the service was very smooth. The room was a bit narrow, with only a single bed and a shower. The breakfast was sufficient. But the day I stayed there, the road which was in front of the hotel was under construction and that made the room noisy and dusty from 8am, so you should...

Thank 479aratas
Aurignac, France
Reviewed 3 September 2015

That's a poor title but difficult what to pick. This is an older hotel and accommodation is a bit squashed but they have tried to make it a pleasant stay and service was excellent. Unfortunately they were digging up the road outside when we stayed. Otherwise, well situated. We did not try the breakfast. There is no easy parking but...

Thank mikebhoy
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

This brilliant hotel is really authentic , we loved it, we had a huge room, right at the back. Think it was #5. Big renovated bathroom. When we were there Geneva was having a heatwave and my friends who live there told me hardly anyone has a/c, hardly any hotels have a/c - it's not usually 35 degrees! So I'm...

2Thank jamjw

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Additional Information about Excelsior

Address: rue Rousseau 34, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: $146 - $520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Excelsior 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request a newly refurbished room”
L9869EIjohng, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“on the inside of the building the rooms are quite”
MichelP632, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“street side can be very noisy, but the other side costs more”
mzj101, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“street view rooms are bigger”
kls2929, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors, back of the building”
659davidh659, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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