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Hotel Royal - Manotel Geneva

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Not up to 4 star standard decor And size of room poor bathroom clean but tired expect better Good location for getting around geneva Food expensive and hall carpet very tired and worn! Disappointing for the amount of money you are paying and given 4 star standard falls short!

Thank Mbeaumobt
Reviewed 19 August 2013

Absolutely gorgeous hotel! 10 minute walk from main tourist area. Beautiful, clean facilities, amazing breakfast, room was huge and spotless. Geneva itself didn't have too much going on but we were lucky to have stayed at this hotel. Staff were extremely helpful and friendly, trying their very best to speak english to us.

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dblanc, E-Business Manager at Hotel Royal - Manotel Geneva, responded to this review

We thank you for your nice comment about our hotel Royal.We are glad you enjoyed it so much and would be pleased to welcome you back for a next trip to Geneva.

Dublin Ireland
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I have stayed at many hotels in Geneva, on business, several times per year, over many years. The choice is made for me, based on availability and price, so I get some variety! The Royal Manotel claims to be a 4 star hotel. Location is on the rather run down Rue de Lausanne, next door to a Lidl supermarket (which...

1Thank RonnieDublinIreland
Menlo Park, California
Reviewed 13 August 2013

This comfortable hotel has a welcoming, attentive, well-informed staff. The junior suite was comfortable for an 8-night stay. Good air conditioning kept us comfortable throughout the hot spell (up to 90 degrees F) that lasted much of our visit. The hotel is a short tram ride (one stop) from the rail station that serves as Geneva's public transportation center. At...

Thank NIPSparticipant
Reviewed 10 August 2013

This hotel is in a decent central location but is mediocre for the money you pay. If you have a car, add on an extra 45CHF for parking in their basement (no other option). Ask for a non-smoking room (unless, of course, you're a smoker) because the smoking rooms really smell very stale and bad. We were informed that breakfast...

1Thank westendie
Reviewed 10 August 2013 via mobile

We stay for one night because the next we flight to NYC. It was our honey moon trip and the staff upgrade us a superior to junior suite!! The hotel is next to train and easy walk to the river and old city!! Nice room with nespresso machine!! I think the staff the location(train station) and the price for a...

Thank george02
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Spent two night at the Royal. The Staff was friendly and the rooms spacious. However, while I understand that energy conservation is good they overdid it. In one of the rooms the AC was not working and even though we complained (twice) they came up to check and left without solving the problem - the result was a hot and...

Thank Imelda M
Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The hotel and service were average for a hotel in Europe. The rooms were smallish but in shape. Great location...tram stop outside the door...close enough to shopping, short walk to the lake...a little longer walk to Old Geneva but still doable and with the tram stop outside you can walk and/or hop on the tram. My main beef is that...

1Thank Jay F
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Second stay at Hotel Royal Manotel - positive experience once again during a longer (8 night) stay. Rooms smallish, typical for Europe, but well appointed - very clean, quiet, location excellent a short walk from the train station. Breakfast excellent - huge variety of hot and cold selections. Housekeeping somewhat inconsistent - face cloths missing, toiletries, etc. Expensive, but not...

Thank DandDe
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2013

My husband and I stayed here for one night and were sorry not to be staying longer. The hotel is lovely. It is in a very convenient location, close to public transport, shops, supermarkets and restaurants. The shores of Lake Geneva are a few minutes walk away. Our room was very comfortable, tastefully decorated and furnished. The bathroom was well...

Thank julietheoracle

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The contrasting combination of heritage and innovation distinguish this traditional hotel. Inspired by a neoclassical architectural style the Hotel Royal offers a cocoon of homely warmth, voluptuous comfort and accessible luxury. Located in the City centre, close to the train station and between the lake and the United Nations. Discover our rooms, from Classic to the Suites. You can enjoy our complimentary services (2 business corners, fitness center, WiFi and Internet connection). We give you also a free public transportation card during all your stay. A parking lot is available. All your wishes will be satisfied in our hotel thanks to our Bogie's bar and our restaurant Le Duo, with its two side, Coté Bistro and Coté Resto (16/20 Gault&Millau) are also available for lunch and dinner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Royal - Manotel Geneva

Address: rue de Lausanne 41-43, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva
Price Range: RM604 - RM1,722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Royal - Manotel Geneva 4.5*
Number of rooms: 202
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Manotel Royal Geneva
Manotel Royal Hotel Geneva
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#21 Luxury Hotel in Geneva
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“Try to get a room not on the sideof the hotel near the rail lines.”
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