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Novotel Geneve Centre

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2011

The Hotel is in the red light district with pimps and prostitutes hanging outside on the corner and next to the church. Given the number of other hotels on the main street, I don't understand why thee guys charge so much for such a bad area. Its amazing how 2 blocks from the main street Rue Lausanne makes. Beware.

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Kampala, Uganda
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2011

When my colleague and I checked into this Hotel, we had one thing in mind...'stay the night in a shared double and take off the next day'. we were wrong. The General atmosphere was excellent, very clean rooms, helpful staff right from the reception to the maids. It's just that the breakfast bill is different from the accomodation one. It's... More 

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england
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2011

I always struggle with hotels in Geneva. They are so expensive and you get no value for money. It really bugs me that they can charge so much for a room and not even include breakfast. It is in the seedy area of Geneva, but it is close to the lake and train station. The rooms are outdated and not... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2011

Over the years I have stayed in many hotels in Geneva. Value for money originally was the prime reason my company set up a corporate arrangement with this Novotel. In retrospect this had been a good deal for both sides. With our business booking many room nights per year. Rooms are standard fare in this mid market chain. Taking advantage... More 

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Halifax
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Reviewed 13 September 2011

The staff at this property are quite helpful and congenial. I have never really had a problem with the service. Please be careful when leaving the hotel at night. There are a few seedy lanes in back of the hotel with prostitutes and bars. It can get quite interesting. There is a 'Portuguese' restaurant a few blocks away that is... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2011

There's no doubting that Swiss hotels, to someone from the UK, are expensive, however in comparison with similar hotels in Geneva it is probably competitively priced. The hotel was clean and comfortable, although it's not located in the most attractive part of the city. The staff were extremely professional in their customer service approach. However, the breakfast, at 28CHF each,... More 

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Rye, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

The Novotel Geneva Centre is just that - centrally located and very convenient to all of what Geneva has to offer. A short (15 minute) walk from the central station, the hotel is an even shorter walk to the shores of Lake Geneva. The area teems with restaurants and shops. The hotel has a very good buffet breakfast and an... More 

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North York Moors National Park, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 September 2011

We were a bit worried because other reviews said about hotel being in red light district. We were back at hotel before 10pm every night and would'nt have known it was red light district. The hotel was very clean and the staff could'nt have been more helpful. Would definitely go back.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Geneve Centre is a 4 star hotel located in the heart of Geneva, close to Lake Geneva and 15 minutes from the UN headquarters. The hotel features 206 rooms, a restaurant, bar and 6 meeting rooms for conferences and seminars. This 4 star hotel is equally suited to business trips and holidays with your partner or family. In addition to the fitness centre and spa, with relaxation room, hammam, sauna, solarium and massage room, guests enjoy free public transport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Novotel Geneve Centre

Address: rue de Zurich 19, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > Pâquis Navigation
Price Range: $205 - $377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Geneve Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 206
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Also Known As:
Novotel Geneve Centre Hotel Geneva
Novotel Hotel Geneva
Novotel Hotel Geneve Centre
Novotel Geneva
Geneva Novotel
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Geneva
#29 Luxury Hotel in Geneva
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