Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, the acclaimed 5-star Hotel de la Paix Geneva, a Ritz Carlton Partner Hotel exemplifies stately extravagance, sophistication and exceptional quality. An elegant urban retreat, this luxurious Lake Geneva hotel provides guests picture-perfect views of the gorgeous lake and fascinating mountains that will be hard to leave. (Checking-in is easy; checking out is a different story.) Guest rooms are contemporary, comfortable and stylish featuring views of the lake or gardens. (We recommend a lake view room or suite for the view to write home about.) Don’t miss a sinfully delicious meal at the 19-century hotel’s Michelin-starred restaurant, Vertig’O, which will have your taste buds singing for days. Wondering what to do in Geneva? Put your mind at rest by allowing the hotel’s concierge to plan your perfect Geneva days: a cable car up Mount Saleve, a cruise on Leman Lake, a visit to the United Nations, a tour of the Old Town, an exploration of the Modern Art Museum, and so much more. No trip to Geneva would be complete without indulging in copious amounts of chocolate, but save room for a glass of vintage wine at the hotel’s sultry The Nobel Bar.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, BRUNSWICK GARDEN, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @instacraft1.2
On the shores of the magnificent Lake Geneva, the historic 5-star Four Seasons Hotel Bergues de Geneva welcomes guests with warmth, beauty, and luxury. Acclaimed for its opulent interior, polished service, prime location in Geneva, and top-end amenities, the upscale hotel, designed by Pierre-Yves Rochon, excels in every regard. Spacious, airy, elegantly appointed guest rooms feature views of the lake, gardens and city. Be sure to select a river view room for the glorious sight of the evening sun shimmering on the cobalt-blue river. Renowned as Geneva’s first hotel, the world-class hotel continues to live up to the standard of excellence it set in 1834, and wows guests, (that have included dignitaries and celebrities), with its ornate chandeliers, winding staircases, array of fresh-cut flowers, and gilded ceilings. Visit Spa Mont Blanc where a soothing treatment and the sight of Lake Geneva will restore your spirit, as will views of the city and lake from the rooftop infinity pool. Ideal for singles, couples and families (in a word—everyone), the Four Seasons Hotel Bergues de Geneva provides numerous options for mind and body restoration: a 24-hour fitness center, Pilates, a steam room, and a fireplace library. In the heart of the picturesque world city, the multi-lingual concierge can help you plan a super day on the lake, in museums, or simply strolling around Geneva's chic streets.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @georgiostkidis
Voted as Travel & Leisure’s Best Hotel in Switzerland 2016 and Conde Nast Travelers No. 1 Hotel in Switzerland 2015, it’s clear to see why there’s a consensus amongst industry insiders and world-wise travelers that the 5-star Hotel d’Angleterre Geneva is one of the very best hotels in Geneva. If you’re ready to enjoy a fabulous holiday, let the resplendent award-winning Hotel d’Angleterre be your first choice in international Geneva. Guest rooms and suites are more fabulous than you could ever imagine: extremely spacious, artistically decorated with antique furnishings, soundproofed, and fully equipped with modern technology. Luxe suites and rooms feature city and lake views, but for your supreme pleasure, secure an accommodation overlooking Lake Geneva. All guests are treated like royalty at the elegant Hotel d’Angleterre. Imagine homemade chocolates, a champagne welcome, twice daily maid service, plush beds, opulent baths, spa treatments, limousine service. This romantic Geneva hotel offers you and your loved one the opportunity to fall in love all over again while gazing at views of the lake, the 140-meter high Jet d’Eau and each other at the fantastic Windows Restaurant. This Geneva hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of the U.N headquarters, Rue de Rhone, and Geneva's financial district. To cap the perfect day, spend some time at the hotel’s Lake Geneva-facing ritzy Leopard Bar, and revel in live music, a handcrafted cocktail and the dazzle of your vacation.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @phildmoulins
Views, views, views! Hailed as one of the best hotels in Geneva, the historic 5-star Hotel Beau Rivage Geneva guarantees views to die for from airy, well-appointed suites and terraces. In the heart of Geneva, the top-end hotel, which has been the vacation home of royalty, celebrities, artists and dignitaries, allows guests to transcend the ordinary with its classic architecture, marble columns, stunning chandeliers, antique furniture, ornate décor and spectacular views of Lake Geneva and the snow-capped Alps. Spacious guest rooms and suites (some with balconies) feature views of the lake, park, or city. At the charming hotel, which perfectly blends old-world grandeur and contemporary chic, you and your special someone can learn something new and exciting at various classes: a cooking class with a Michelin-starred chef, a cocktail class, a sommellerie class, and a pastry cookery class. Embark on a culinary journey at the hotel’s very own Michelin-starred Le Chat-Botte, presided over by renowned Chef Dominique Gauthier, or at the colorful Patara, a wondrous Thai experience. Geneva’s attractions—the Jet d’Eau, Old Town, the Quartier des Bains, and the Palace of Nations, are all easily accessed. With the exceptional Hotel Beau Rivage Geneva as your home base, marvelous Geneva is at your fingertips.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @mariana_voinova
Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, the exemplary 5-star Le Richemond - Dorchester Collection seals its place, year after year, as one of the best luxury hotels in Geneva. Established in 1875, the 5-star Lake Geneva Hotel, vacation host to Sophia Loren, Charlie Chaplin, Louis Armstrong and other celebrities, successfully blends old-world glamour and contemporary gloss to create an effortless ambience of first-class luxury. It’s impossible to choose an accommodation that doesn’t absolutely thrill, as the rooms and suites are bright, well-appointed and cheerful with stunning views. (Trust us: an Executive Lake View Room or Premium Lake View Room won’t just make your day but your whole life.) For truly memorable moments on your Geneva holiday, indulge in a restorative massage at the hotel’s Le Spa; dine with a view at the distinguished Le Jardin; relax to the sight of majestic Lake Geneva and mountains from any of the hotel’s terraces; or energize body and spirit at the fitness center. If you’re writing a list of things to do in Geneva while at the hotel, add a steam boat cruise on Lake Geneva, a trip to the Palace of Nations, a visit to Geneva’s great museums and a tour of St. Peter’s Cathedral. (The Cornavin Train Station, a short amble away, enables quick access to many of Geneva’s attractions.)
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, BRUNSWICK GARDEN, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @syl_chrysalide
Embrace the picturesque setting of Geneva from the phenomenal 5-star Mandarin Oriental, Geneva, which overlooks the River Rhone and verdant gardens. The Mandarin Oriental brand, heralded for elegance, sophistication and luxurious service, continues to shine in the “City of Peace.” It’s evident why the world-class Geneva hotel continues to impress guests; the Michelin-starred cuisine, 24-hour fitness facilities, personalized beauty services, generous service and lush décor are unrivaled. Guest rooms and suites are tastefully decorated, plush and sunny; and, amazing views of the Rhone River can be seen from the room’s floor-to-ceiling windows while snuggling beneath luxuriant goose-down bedding. There’s no end to the thrills that can be had, in and out of the hotel, at the 5-star Mandarin Oriental, Geneva. Why not relax with a soothing massage; reinvigorate with intense exercise at the state-of-the-art gym; become even more amazing at the Beauty Studio; enjoy a gastronomic feast at the award-winning Rasoi by Vineet? Ideal for business and leisure travelers, the hotel’s business facilities enable guests to accomplish whatever they must with no fuss. A few minutes on foot from trendy boutiques, galleries, and the Geneve-Cornavin railway, Geneva’s must-see attractions are all within reach.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, RHONE RIVER, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @rachel_liu1019
Choosing the 5-star Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva as your home away from home in Geneva is an absolute no-brainer. The regal 5-star Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva, one of the best hotel options in Geneva, provides everything one could possibly want for a memorable holiday experience: relaxation, indulgence, entertainment, and serenity. Picturesque views of Lake Geneva, Jet d’Eau, the Old Town and the French Alps can be seen from contemporary, classic rooms with floor-to-ceiling glass windows. (For a staggering view of all of the above, splurge on a Deluxe Lake View Room.) Few hotels in Geneva, 5-star or otherwise, offer as many splendid options as the opulent Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva: a fully equipped gym, a heated indoor pool, personal training sessions, a serene yoga studio, numerous restaurants, fashionable bars. If you’re thinking about how to while away your time, why not explore the lakefront Geneva hotel? Take a leisurely dip in the 20-meter pool, relax with a full-body massage, then transcend into a state of bliss while feasting on and appreciating the gourmet Italian at Il Vero and views of Lake Geneva, Jet d’Eau and the French Alps. A short stroll from the ferry terminal, marvelous places to visit in Geneva (the Palace of Nations, museums, and the Reformation Wall) can be checked off your Swiss bucket list.
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President Wilson - A Luxury Collection Hotel (5 Star)
Unique, distinctive, special - all adjectives that perfectly describe the superb 5-star President Wilson - A Luxury Collection Hotel. The hotel’s glossy, contemporary exterior sets it apart from the surrounding buildings, and it’s sleek, modern décor continues to differentiate the luxury hotel from Geneva’s other 5-star hotels. This is a hotel with a point of view, and guests will quickly become captivated by its artistic décor, luxurious amenities, award-winning dining options, posh bars, elegant spa, state-of-art facilities, and - the showstopper - stunning views of Lake Geneva and the Alps. Set on the banks of Lake Leman, the hotel’s deluxe guest rooms and suites provide staggering views of the river and mountains. Drift away into luxuriousness at La Mer Spa; detoxify in the steam room and sauna; work out at the well-equipped 24-hour gym; and revel in the marvelous views of Lake Geneva and the mountains from the bright blue waters of the year-round outdoor swimming pool. Be sure to indulge in contemporary cuisine with an incredible view at the Michelin-starred Bayview by Michael Roth, followed by a crisp cocktail at the Glow Bar, which faces the lake and mountains. Try to pull yourself from the hotel for a moment, and a free boat will whisk you to Geneva’s Old Town where shopping, dining and attractions await.
HOTEL VIEW: LAKE GENEVA, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @renardoune
In the exclusive neighborhood of Petit Saconnex, in the most “peaceful city in the world,” the 5-star InterContinental Geneva sets the standard for grandeur and opulence. Since its inception, this Geneva luxury hotel, located half-way between Geneva Airport and Geneva's city center, has welcomed Presidents, world leaders, dignitaries, and celebrities, including Bill and Hillary Clinton, Sophia Loren and Roger Federer. Renowned designer Tony Chi’s 2005 renovations have transformed the hotel into a modern, chic wonderland. Guest rooms are tastefully decorated, sophisticated and divinely appointed with remarkable views of Lake Geneva and downtown Geneva. (Request a room on an upper floor!) The bright 333-room Geneva hotel exudes grandness with meticulous attention to detail. Guests will appreciate the special touches at the Spa by Clarins, the elegantly equipped 24-hour fitness center, and the number of top-end dining options on-site. Nestled in abundant greenery, the family-friendly 5-star hotel has a lovely outdoor pool and poolside restaurant where every member of the family will sink into deep bliss. Steps away from the United Nations, and only five minutes from public transportation, step out and discover Geneva’s attractions, especially Old Town’s museums, shops and galleries. Unwind in the evening with a vintage cocktail, and a happy heart, at the InterContinental Geneva’s Bar Les Nations.
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Happiness is a destination and we’ve got the address - the 5-star Hôtel Métropole Genève in the City of Peace. Allow the first-rate downtown boutique hotel, in Geneva’s city center, to transform your idea of what the ideal vacation should be, with its breathtaking views of Lake Geneva and Jet d’Eau, stunning mid 19th-century architecture, praiseworthy Swiss hospitality and whimsical décor. The historic downtown hotel’s exterior never fails to impress, but it’s the combination of elegance, class and quirky charm that really blows guests away. From the very moment of your warm welcome, you’ll feel as if you’ve entered a colorful painting where you are the delighted featured character. Chic and comfortable guest rooms and suites, with lake, garden or city views, exquisitely merge serenity and playfulness. Set on the left bank of the Rhone River, in the heart of downtown Geneva, the hotel’s terrific location allows guests to capitalize on all that Geneva has to offer: a trip to the Flower Clock, flourishing parks, shops, museums, galleries, award-winning dining options, and river cruises on the legendary Lake Geneva. As many enjoyable activities as there are to do in Geneva’s streets, we know you’ll be pleased to revive yourself in the luxury hotel’s well-equipped gym; dine on sumptuous Italian fare while overlooking gardens at Gusto; and, in summer months, relish a chilled glass of wine and views of Lake Geneva and the Alps at the hotel’s rooftop 5 Lounge Bar. If you’re looking for happiness, you know exactly where to find it.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS
Step into the future of luxurious living at the downtown Geneva hotel, the 4-star Hotel Cornavin Genève. You’re bound to be as stunned and enchanted as we were by the hotel’s ultra-modern glass exterior, high-end facilities, colorful public and private areas, and generous service. Featured in the movie The Calculus Affair, the downtown Geneva hotel continues to impress with its panoramic views of the city, Lake Geneva and Jet d’Eau from upper floor rooms. In true Swiss style, the hotel boasts the world’s largest mechanical clock, with pendulums that extend from the 9th floor to the ground floor. For a fantastic panorama, settle into a comfortable seat in the 8th floor’s breakfast room, and delight in French pastries and views of the Geneva's landmarks, famous lake and mountains. Business and leisure travelers will enjoy the chic hotel’s elegantly appointed 24-hour fitness center, sleek sauna, and superb location. Across the street from the Hotel Cornavin Genève sits the Cornavin Train Station, which allows guests to embark on their own Geneva excursions. The hotel gives guests a complimentary public transportation card to spur on the good times in the quaint city. How cool is that?
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @jessmiller_o
Wake up and be inspired by the breathtaking views that will grace your eyes at the cozy, 64-room Lake Geneva hotel, The Ambassador. Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, overlooking the Rhone River, the 4-star The Ambassador stands as a stately beacon of comfort and splendor amidst a wealth of incredible natural beauty. Guest rooms are airy, fanciful and equipped with the latest technology. Ideal for the business or leisure traveler, all rooms include the modern conveniences that enable a smooth, hassle-free Geneva stay; however, treat yourself and your special someone to a Deluxe Room or Junior Suite for the rejuvenating and calming sight of luminous water. We know you’ll be anxious to walk along the promenade and explore Geneva, and we don’t blame you. For some ideas of what to do in Geneva, we suggest: a river cruise (get close to Jet d’Eau), a trip to the Reformation Wall in Parc des Bastions, and a stroll around the Place des Nations. (Could any trip to Geneva be complete without a visit to the U.N headquarters?) Regarded as one of the best cities in Europe, you’re bound to have an amazing time in Geneva. With the plush The Ambassador as your home base, how could you not?
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, RHONE RIVER, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS
Rise and smile at the 4-star Warwick Geneva. The Geneva hotel, certainly one of the best in the city, has rooms that are contemporary, airy and spacious featuring spectacular city views. All rooms are beautifully decorated with modern art and creative design touches; but if you’re going to live it up, we suggest going all the way with a 7th-floor Penthouse Terrace Suite. The panoramic views of Lake Geneva, Jet d’Eau and Geneva’s skyline from the Penthouse’s terrace, (as large as a small studio), will imprint itself on your memory for a lifetime. Optimal for business travelers, the hotel’s fully equipped business center and proximity to Geneva’s business district, ensures that business goes on as usual, even on an idyllic Geneva break. Attentive staff creates a welcoming atmosphere, which is felt in every aspect of the high-class hotel, from the fresh-cut flowers to the carefully chosen light fixtures. There’s never a need to miss a work out while staying at the 4-star hotel, as guest are granted access at the Silhouettes gym, a few steps away from the hotel. Directly opposite the Cornavin Train Station, guests are also given a complimentary public transportation card, which allows exploration of the historic gem that is Geneva. Go on, discover the Palace of Nations, Geneva’s Old Town and the Botanical Gardens, among so many other Geneva's attractions.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS A Geneva Hotel View captured by @argone69
Life’s short, but your Geneva vacation doesn’t need to be. At the award-winning 4-star Fraser Suites Geneva, you’ll soon be wishing that your “home away from home” was your permanent residence, due to its idyllic setting, luxurious accommodation, top-class facilities, sumptuous amenities and elegantly understated décor. Thankfully, the upscale Geneva apartment hotel is available for extended stays and the Geneva morning views, of which you’ll quickly become accustomed, will continue to delight. Fraser Suites Geneva’s spacious studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments are sleek, generously sized, fully equipped with modern conveniences, and feature terrific city views from floor-to-ceiling windows. Business travelers will rejoice in the hotel’s extensive business services, meeting facilities and central location; likewise, leisure travelers will appreciate the hotel’s proximity to shops, restaurants, bars, and galleries. A well-equipped on-site 24/7 gym, with large windows, allows guests to maintain the level of fitness they’re used to back home. Guests rave about the hotel’s attentive staff, spotless accommodation, and serene atmosphere, and after a few moments at the hotel, it’s easy to see why. Don’t miss the opportunity to walk from the hotel to the towering and impressive Jet d’Eau, St. Peter’s Cathedral and Geneva’s Old Town - all picture perfect!
HOTEL VIEW: RUE DO MARCHÉ, TEMPLE DE LA FUSTERIE A Geneva Hotel View captured by @jani_step
If you asked us here at The Most Perfect View if a better view of Jet d’Eau could be found than the one seen from Floatinn Boat-BnB, we’d say absolutely not. As close to the legendary water fountain as one can get, the Floatinn Boat- BnB is a 6-room boat facing the Jet d’Eau water fountain. There’s no area on the boat without a terrific view, as all six rooms boast lake-facing portholes, and the deck’s terrace provides adequate seating. All visitors to Geneva wish for a view of Lake Geneva from their hotel room or, at the very least, a chance to stroll along the lakefront. How many would ever dream of viewing the lake and Jet d’Eau, from sunrise to sunset, from the premium vantage point of the lake itself? Owner and captain Jean-Luc goes above and beyond to ensure an outstanding time for all guests. Think of it - a gorgeous Continental breakfast with homemade jam, fresh bread, cheeses, cold juice, seagulls, the slightly undulating waves of Lake Geneva, the freshest air, and Jet d’Eau arcing in the distance. Perfect for a romantic Geneva getaway, the boat’s rooms are cozy, intimate and comfortable. A short distance from many of Geneva’s attractions - the Flower Clock, St. Peter’s Cathedral, Parc la Grange, the U.N - the best of land and lake are at your fingertips.
HOTEL VIEW: JET D'EAU, LAKE GENEVA, GENEVA CITYSCAPE, MOUNTAINS