This is a small, cozy hotel located in a pedestrian part of Lausanne. While being extremely near to all the hustle and bustle, this hotel is slightly tucked away. But don't expect any great comforts, for this is a simple hotel that takes pride in offering only the most basic of necessities. Bedrooms can be transformed into conference rooms catering to as many as eight people during the day, and then returned to their usual purpose at night. Although normally inaccessible via car, the hotel has organized a system whereby you can drive to the doorstep. An ideal location for a short stay in Lausanne.
Nicely located hotel with opportunity to relax in a shady park or an to enjoy a game of tennis or minigolf.
In a quiet location in the centre of Lausanne, only a 2-minute walk from the main train station, Alpha-Palmiers by Fassbind is surrounded by a tropical garden and offers 2 restaurants, a sauna, a steam bath, a fitness room, and free WiFi. Guests can enjoy Thai cuisine at Jardin Thaï and classic Swiss cuisine, including fondue, at the brasserie L’Esprit Bistrot. The Alpha-Palmiers also features a bar. The modern rooms offer individually controllable air conditioning, an LCD TV, large openable windows, a minibar, tea and coffee-making facilities, and a bathroom. Some overlook the tropical garden. Guests receive a pass for free use of public transport in Lausanne.
Novotel Lausanne Bussigny is located just 2 minutes off the A1 motorway and offers you air-conditioned and smoke-free rooms, a swimming pond, a sauna, fitness facilities and parking. The 17 bus to Lausanne centre stops only 50 metres away. You can relax on the terrace overlooking a leafy park while your kids have fun in the play area. WiFi is available in the entire hotel and the restaurant and the bar are opened until midnight. All children up to 16 years of age at the Novotel Lausanne Bussigny are accommodated free of charge and they can also enjoy free breakfast. The historic city centre of Lausanne and the Olympic Museum are 8 km away from the Novotel Lausanne Bussigny. Geneva Airport and the Palexpo are reachable within 55 km.
The family-run Hôtel de Chailly is located in the hills above Montreux, only 2 km from the town centre and 2 km from Geneva Lake, and features a restaurant with a shady terrace. The Villars-sur-Ollon Ski Area is a 30-minute drive away. Delicious seasonal cuisine from locally sourced ingredients are served in the restaurant. 3 dishes of the day are served daily at lunchtime. Seminar and banquet rooms are at your disposal as well. The Montreux exit of the A9 motorway is very close to Hôtel de Chailly. Don't miss to explore the UNESCO-protected terraced vineyards of Lavaux and the rich cultural life of the Montreux Riviera.
Located mere steps away from the city's main train station, Alagare is a simple, no frills hotel. Popular with young travelers, who do not want to stay in a youth hostel and loved by the business travelers in town for a day or two, this hotel has rooms that are very typical of Switzerland: small but clean. Rooms have different lay-outs, so feel free to ask for room that is more spacious. If quiet is what you seek, get a room that faces the back and not rue Simplon.