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Hotel du Port

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Reviewed 15 July 2015

This hotel embeds an old atmosphere that might considered good or not. In few words: it is really near Lausanne Metro (stop Ouchy), 4 minutes from the station with Metro, lakefront. There is not airconditioning, this is probably the worst thing. Room are good, sleeping quality is ok. Breakfast is decent for the price you pay. I can easily say...

1Thank Stefano C
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Great little hotel right on the sea front at Ouchy. Great location! The views over the lake are fantastic. We paid a little extra for the suites on the third floor, which guarantees a great view. Rooms are spotless and the suites are huge, good if you have a group of people. Breakfast was great value considering food prices locally....

1Thank demipowell
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Easy to find, great place to stay, courteous and helpful staff (even when I broke a glass and lost their umbrella), good internet - and with a wonderful restaurant on the premises, that looks like a favourite place to stop for a beverage after a promenade on the lakefront directly outside the hotel.

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I like this little hotel, wonderfully situated near to the Metro, overlooking the lake. The staff are pleasant, the breakfast is good, the rooms comfortable, and the price a good deal more modest than the more splendid places nearby. True, there is one waiter who strikes me as a rather odd duck, but everyone else has been well up to...

1Thank Quavvers
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2015

The hotel is situated overlooking Lake Geneva. It is a small boutique hotel ideal for exploring the lovely city of Lausanne. Being close to the funicular railway station makes for easy access to the city centre and mainline train station, with trains to and from the airport. The rooms are clean and comfortable and of a good size. Breakfast is...

2Thank Phillip M
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Great location, friendly staff and clean, comfortable room. We had the budget room which did not have a view but it was comfortable and the lakeside location was great. The beds were firm and comfortable, we had very good night sleep every night. The bathroom was small but had everything we needed, including hair dryer, soap and shampoos. Tv was...

2Thank BrendaQPerth
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Lovely welcome by the staff. Room was fantastic, spacious and had a lake view. Cafés, bus and train stop just around the corner. Serviced everyday. Very quiet. Nice Thai Restaurant around the corner and El Blanco pub was great across the road from it. Meals at the pub were great. Also meals and breakfast at Hotel du Port were lovely....

2Thank scottf62
Mersin, Turkey
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Beautiful little hotel on the lake with friendly service,nice and clean rooms,excellent breakfast and nice restaurant with good food.during sunny and warm days outside seating in the cafe on the lake side with a beautiful lake view.reasonable prices and rooms with lake view recommendable.

5Thank amirzekeriya
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2014

In Lausanne the link between a sky high price and luxury is not guaranteed neither does budget mean down market. If you're looking to wake up with a view of lake Geneva and to eat in a first-rate restaurant without taking out a second mortgage then look no further than the Hotel du Port. This family-run hotel is small but...

1Thank Phil S
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 21 October 2014

This small hotel is well located in Ouchy, close to the metro station and within easy walking distance of the Olympic museum. Front rooms offer lake views out over the hotel restaurant below, but the busy street between the hotel and the lake presents a dilemma for summer travelers, with sound insulated windows but no air conditioning. Rates are comparatively...

2Thank a_coastal_traveler

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A charming small family-run hotel, ideally situated on the waterfront of Lake Léman and 7 minutes from Lausanne center. Its warm and modern 22 rooms will enhance your stay with us. The Nicolier family, who have been running the hotel for 3 generations would be delighted to welcome you ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel du Port

Address: place du Port 5, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: $189 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel du Port 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“They have lake view room”
paristx49, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Definitely get a lake-side room.”
SpinnerK, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Probably worth it to get a lake view”
DVRench, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lake view is best. Road might be noisy in summer - in the spring I slept with window shut so it was fine.”
W2824SXlisal, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Paying extra for a room with a view is worth it.”
AMoo2, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
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