The Best Hotels in Geneva

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and coolest hotels in Geneva. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Hôtel Les Armures

Rated 9.2 in 932 reviews

The unique Hôtel Les Armures hotel housed in a 17th-century building in the heart of Geneva's old town boasts a unique… See more

The unique Hôtel Les Armures hotel housed in a 17th-century building in the heart of Geneva's old town boasts a unique historic atmosphere, charming rooms and fine cuisine.

Within a 10-minute walk you can reach the shopping district, the lake-front promenade and the main museums.

The hotel offers you luxurious yet unpretentious accommodation and excellent dining. Guests will sleep within walls steeped in history beside the adjoining St. Pierre Cathedral.

Guest rooms are all air-conditioned and lavishly furnished, feature marble bathrooms, thick bathrobes and the latest technology including free wireless internet access and satellite TVs.

Café Hôtel Les Armures is a city landmark and Geneva's oldest coffee house, a popular spot among locals and a must-see for visitors. The restaurant serves classic French gourmet cuisine while in the cellar the Carnotzet offers cheese specialities including Raclette and Fondue.

Hôtel Les Armures has been a magnet for foreign dignitaries wishing to discover the true soul of this international city. Hôtel Les Armures has welcomed such famous guests as presidents Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter and John F. Kennedy.

Rooms from $462

Mandarin Oriental, Geneva

Rated 8.6 in 672 reviews

Situated in Geneva, 700 metres from Gare de Cornavin, Mandarin Oriental, Geneva features accommodation with free bikes… See more

Situated in Geneva, 700 metres from Gare de Cornavin, Mandarin Oriental, Geneva features accommodation with free bikes, private parking, a fitness centre and a terrace. Featuring a restaurant, the property also has a bar, as well as a sauna and a hammam. The accommodation provides room service, a business centre and currency exchange for guests.

All rooms are complete with a private bathroom and air conditioning, and certain rooms are fitted with a balcony. The rooms have a safety deposit box.

The daily breakfast offers buffet, à la carte or continental options.

The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at this 5-star hotel.

Speaking Arabic, German, English and Spanish at the 24-hour front desk, staff are always on hand to help.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Jet d'Eau, St. Pierre Cathedral and Victoria Hall. The nearest airport is Geneva International, 7 km from Mandarin Oriental, Geneva, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $723

Completely renovated in 2017, the historic and prestigious The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva is located in the… See more

Completely renovated in 2017, the historic and prestigious The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix, Geneva is located in the heart of the city, on the shore of Lake Geneva. Geneva's old town and the main city attractions are only a 5-minute walk away.

Decorated with luxurious fabrics, the spacious, elegant and comfortable rooms and suites are air-conditioned and feature a minibar, an Illy coffee machine, free Wi-Fi and Diptique toiletries. All rooms offer views of the lake or the Montblanc Square.

The Living Room Bar & Kitchen restaurant serves international fusion cuisine made with local products all day. The Fiskebar offers a new Nordic inspired cuisine concept.

A fitness centre with the latest equipment is available, and valet parking and 24-hour room service are featured at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel de la Paix.

Cornavin Train Station is a 7-minute walk away from Hotel de la Paix.

Rooms from $719

Hôtel Longemalle

Rated 8.5 in 1385 reviews

Just a 3-minute walk from the Old Town, the English Garden and from Lake Geneva, the elegant Hôtel Longemalle offers you… See more

Just a 3-minute walk from the Old Town, the English Garden and from Lake Geneva, the elegant Hôtel Longemalle offers you air-conditioned rooms equipped with period furniture, an HD LED TV and free WiFi.

The hotel is located in the pedestrian area. You can take advantage of concierge services.

Buffet breakfast can be enjoyed in the hotel's dining room, on the terrace or in your own room. The hotel's new Lebanese restaurant is open daily between 12:00 and 22:00.

The Hôtel Longemalle is situated in the heart of Geneva’s business, shopping and banking district, on the edge of Geneva's Old Town.

Rooms from $344

Ruby Claire Hotel Geneva

Rated 8.5 in 5055 reviews

Ideally located in the centre of Geneva, Ruby Claire Hotel Geneva offers free WiFi throughout the property and a bar… See more

Ideally located in the centre of Geneva, Ruby Claire Hotel Geneva offers free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. The property is located 3.3 km from United Nations Geneva, 4.9 km from Stade de Genève and 6.1 km from PalExpo. The property is allergy-free and is set 1.2 km from Jet d'Eau.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At Ruby Claire Hotel Geneva all rooms include bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available every morning, and includes buffet, continental and vegetarian options.

Non-stop information is available at the reception, where staff speak English and French.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Gare de Cornavin, St. Pierre Cathedral and Flower Clock. The nearest airport is Geneva International Airport, 8 km from Ruby Claire Hotel Geneva.

Rooms from $103

Hotel Bristol

Rated 9.0 in 1184 reviews

The 4-star superior Hotel Bristol is situated in the centre of Geneva, facing the quiet Mont Blanc Square and only at a… See more

The 4-star superior Hotel Bristol is situated in the centre of Geneva, facing the quiet Mont Blanc Square and only at a few steps away from the lake and the main train station. The award-winning gourmet restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine, and guests benefit from free WiFi and free use of the spa area.

The Bristol Hotel offers spacious and soundproofed rooms with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and a Nespresso coffee machine. A free bottle of water is provided on arrival in all rooms.

The elegant Côté Square restaurant features in the Gault Millau Guide with 15 out of 20 points and one toque. The daily breakfast buffet includes champagne. The Bristol Hotel offers 24-hour room service.

The spa area includes various saunas, a hot tub, a hammam, a colour therapy lounge, and a fitness room. Access is free for hotel guests. Massages can be booked upon request as well.

A free pass for Geneva's public transport (including airport train) is provided on arrival. The airport is only a 10-minute train ride away. A public car park is provided within 200 metres from the hotel.

Rooms from $335

Hôtel Métropole Genève

Rated 8.2 in 668 reviews

Hôtel Métropole Genève features a shared lounge, terrace, a restaurant and bar in Geneva. With free WiFi, this 5-star… See more

Hôtel Métropole Genève features a shared lounge, terrace, a restaurant and bar in Geneva. With free WiFi, this 5-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is less than 1 km from the city centre and a 9-minute walk from Jet d'Eau.

Guest rooms at the hotel come with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. All rooms include a wardrobe.

Continental and American breakfast options are available daily at Hôtel Métropole Genève.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Gare de Cornavin, St. Pierre Cathedral and Flower Clock. The nearest airport is Geneva International Airport, 6 km from Hôtel Métropole Genève.

Rooms from $632

Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery

Rated 8.5 in 919 reviews

The Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery can be found in the centre of the city, only a 5-minute walk from the Cornavin Train… See more

The Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery can be found in the centre of the city, only a 5-minute walk from the Cornavin Train Station and a 3-minute walk from Lake Geneva. The 4-star superior boutique hotel offers free WiFi in all areas.

The air-conditioned rooms come with a 43" flat-screen TV and a minibar. There is a fireplace. Two complimentary bottles of water are provided upon arrival.

Homemade French dishes including fresh and seasonal products are served in the L'Artisan restaurant. Other places to relax include the hotel bar and a fireplace.

Guests at the Hotel Rotary Geneva - MGallery have free access to a fitness centre and a sauna.

A free card for Geneva Public Transport - bus, tram, boat "Mouette" and the train to the airport - will be sent to you by email.

Public car park 5 minutes' walk from the hotel.

Rooms from $241

Eastwest Hôtel

Rated 8.8 in 851 reviews

Enjoy the atmosphere of a private home in the heart of Geneva, in this haven of discreet luxury, a few steps from the… See more

Enjoy the atmosphere of a private home in the heart of Geneva, in this haven of discreet luxury, a few steps from the lake and close to the shopping and business area.

The Eastwest Hotel represents the harmonious combination of a stunning contemporary décor, eastern and western traditions and modern technology, in a subtle play of light and shade.

Elegant and comfortable rooms, all equipped with individually controlled air-conditioning/heating, a pleasant, functional working area with a broad-band and wireless internet access, an interactive cable TV with a large flat screen and a Nespresso coffee machine contribute to an atmosphere of ultimate luxury.

The Eastwest's restaurant serves inventive cuisine inspired by fresh market products in a refined and intimate setting, looking out onto an open-sky patio. The lobby bar offers a selection of original cocktails.

Guests can relax in the sauna or get active in the fully equipped fitness area of the Eastwest Hotel.

Rooms from $220

N’vY Manotel

Rated 8.3 in 3600 reviews

The Hotel N’vY Manotel is just 300 metres away from the banks of Lake Geneva, a stone's throw from the train station and… See more

The Hotel N’vY Manotel is just 300 metres away from the banks of Lake Geneva, a stone's throw from the train station and a 15-minute walk from the centre and the UN. The stylish rooms have a flat-screen HD TV, a Hi-Fi system, a multi-media plug, ambient lighting and free wired and Wi-Fi internet access.

Tag's Café offers food to take away or to eat in, in a setting with a relaxed New York vibe. Customers can use the tablet computers. The exclusive design was created by Meres One, the renowned graffiti artist and lends the space an urban, non-conformist feel.

At the heart of the hotel sits N'vY Bar offering a wide range of sophisticated cocktails. N'vY Bar offers tasty tapas and burgers.

Located on a slightly elevated mezzanine, the Trilby restaurant offers gourmet dishes with fresh seasonal and local ingredients. Children under 12 years benefit from free breakfast, if parents book breakfast at the hotel.

Rooms from $178

Tiffany Hotel

Rated 8.3 in 1034 reviews

In a quiet street in the heart of Geneva’s Bohemian quarter near the Grand Theatre, the Tiffany Hotel featuring a… See more

In a quiet street in the heart of Geneva’s Bohemian quarter near the Grand Theatre, the Tiffany Hotel featuring a wellness area and a library, is only a short walk from Lake Geneva . Free Wi-Fi is available.

Hotel Tiffany is decorated in an Art Nouveau style and offers rooms with individual air conditioning, double-glazed windows, and an interactive flat-screen TV. On request, tea and coffee making facilities are provided.

The restaurant Tiffany invites guests to enjoy the ambience of a chic brasserie. Creative cuisine based on fresh products is served. The bar is decorated in the style of a traditional English club and serves a wide range of carefully selected wines.

Guests can also use the Tiffany Hotel’s wellness area with a fitness room, a sauna and a hammam.

Many shops and boutiques are nearby. Cornavin Train Station is 1.5 km away and can be reached with a direct tram line stopping only a few steps away.

Rooms from $194

Novotel Genève Centre

Rated 8.0 in 2814 reviews

Just a 2-minute walk from Lake Geneva and 5 minutes from the Cornavin Train Station, the Novotel Genève Centre offers a… See more

Just a 2-minute walk from Lake Geneva and 5 minutes from the Cornavin Train Station, the Novotel Genève Centre offers a fitness and spa centre, free WiFi and a free pass for public transport.

You can enjoy healthy and balanced cuisine in the Gourmet bar or in your room.

The 200 m² fitness and spa area includes a sauna, hammam, a relaxation room, a rain shower and massage services to be booked at least 24 h prior.

Free WiFi is available in all rooms of the Novotel Genève Centre. Parking is available for cars lower than 1.70 metres.

Rooms from $192

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva

Rated 9.1 in 351 reviews

Designed by the renowned interior architect Pierre-Yves Rochon, the elegant Four Seasons Hotel Geneva is set in a… See more

Designed by the renowned interior architect Pierre-Yves Rochon, the elegant Four Seasons Hotel Geneva is set in a historic building from 1834, directly at the shores of Lake Geneva.

All rooms at Four Seasons' are characterised by a unique luxurious style with classic French furnishings and offer views of the city, the garden or the lake.

The fine dining restaurant Il Lago serves Italian cuisine and local products and features wines of Italy, France and Switzerland. At the Bar des Bergues, guests can enjoy drinks in a fine atmosphere. Buffet breakfast with a hot dish is available.

The spa area includes an indoor infinity-edge pool and a fitness room. Massages are available on request, also in the rooms.

Four Seasons Hotel Geneva provides a wide range of business services, a multilingual concierge, valet parking in the garage and free WiFi. Children's amenities are provided as well as a babysitting service.

The hotel is located in the centre of Geneva, a 10-minute walk from the train station and just beside the Mont Blanc Bus Stop.

Rooms from $1 108

Conveniently set in Geneva, The Woodward - an Oetker Collection Hotel provides air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi… See more

Conveniently set in Geneva, The Woodward - an Oetker Collection Hotel provides air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, free private parking and room service. Providing a restaurant, the property also has a fitness centre, as well as an indoor pool and a sauna. Guests can make use of a bar.

At the hotel, rooms have a desk. Each room includes a safety deposit box, while selected rooms are fitted with a balcony. All units will provide guests with a minibar.

The Woodward - an Oetker Collection Hotel offers a terrace. The area is popular for skiing and cycling, and bike hire is available at this 5-star hotel.

Speaking German, English, French and Italian, staff will be happy to provide guests with practical guidance on the area at the reception.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Gare de Cornavin, Jet d'Eau and United Nations Geneva. The nearest airport is Geneva International, 5 km from The Woodward - an Oetker Collection Hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $1 316

Beau-Rivage Genève

Rated 8.9 in 506 reviews

Located in the heart of Geneva close to the UN's Palais des Nations, Hotel Beau Rivage offers panoramic views of Lake… See more

Located in the heart of Geneva close to the UN's Palais des Nations, Hotel Beau Rivage offers panoramic views of Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc. Free Wi-Fi is available.

The Beau Rivage's Le Chat Botté restaurant provides French cuisine and is rated with 1 star in the 2015 Michelin Guide and with 18 out of 20 points in the 2012 Gault Millau restaurant guide. There is also the chef's private table in the kitchen for up to 8 guests.

Guests can relax in the peaceful atrium and, in summer, on the lakeside terrace.

The business and shopping area and Cornavin Train Station are only a 5-minute walk away. An airport limousine transfer is available at an additional cost.

Each room at Beau-Rivage Geneva is unique in its decoration and colors, hence the photos presented do not represent all the rooms in the category.

Rooms from $538

Hotel d'Angleterre

Rated 8.9 in 558 reviews

Offering panoramic views of the lake and Mont Blanc, this luxurious, elegantly renovated 5-star hotel is located right… See more

Offering panoramic views of the lake and Mont Blanc, this luxurious, elegantly renovated 5-star hotel is located right on the shore of Lake Geneva. The UN headquarters, the financial district and the Rue du Rhone can be reached in a short walk.

Hotel D’Angleterre’s spacious, air-conditioned rooms feature an elegant furnishings and luxurious bathrooms with bathrobes and slippers. Facilities include a flat-screen TV, an iPod docking station, and soundproof windows. Interconnecting rooms are available on request.

Guests of the D'Angleterre are welcomed with a drink, homemade chocolate, and fresh fruits. Services include 24-hour room service and twice daily maid service.

The stylish Windows restaurant serves Swiss and international gourmet cuisine. It offers direct views of the lake, with Mont Blanc in the background.

In the elegant Leopard Bar, guests can relax in front of the fireplace and enjoy live music on 6 days a week.

Cornavin Train Station is 700 metres away, and Cointrin Airport can be reached in a 15-minute drive.

Rooms from $531

9Hotel Paquis

Rated 8.2 in 2334 reviews

Well situated in Geneva, 9Hotel Paquis offers a buffet breakfast and free WiFi throughout the property. Conveniently set… See more

Well situated in Geneva, 9Hotel Paquis offers a buffet breakfast and free WiFi throughout the property. Conveniently set in the Paquis district, this hotel provides a bar, as well as a sauna and a hot tub. The property is allergy-free and is set 400 metres from Gare de Cornavin.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Certain rooms will provide you with a kitchenette with a microwave and a minibar. At 9Hotel Paquis every room includes bed linen and towels.

Speaking German, English, Spanish and French at the 24-hour front desk, staff are willing to help at any time of the day.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Jet d'Eau, United Nations Geneva and St. Pierre Cathedral. The nearest airport is Geneva International Airport, 5 km from 9Hotel Paquis.

Rooms from $176

citizenM Geneva

Rated 8.5 in 4720 reviews

Ideally located in the city centre, just 250 metres from Lake Geneva, citizenM Geneva offers air-conditioned rooms, a… See more

Ideally located in the city centre, just 250 metres from Lake Geneva, citizenM Geneva offers air-conditioned rooms, a restaurant and a bar. Boasting a shared lounge, the hotel is close to several main attractions, around 70 metres from St. Pierre Cathedral, 1.2 km from Jet d'Eau and 1.1 km from Geneva Town hall. The property is allergy-free and is set 3.7 km from United Nations Geneva.

At the hotel the rooms are equipped with a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. With the room iPad, or the free citizenM app, all guests can control room lights, black-out blinds, curtains, temperature, as well as TV and radio channels. They can also stream from their own Netflix, Prime or Disney+ accounts (and many others), by connecting their phone, tablet or laptop to the TV via Chromecast (at no extra charge).

Guests at citizenM Geneva can enjoy a breakfast buffet.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Flower Clock, Victoria Hall and Palazzo. The nearest airport is Geneva International Airport, 6 km from citizenM Geneva.

Rooms from $155

Hotel Bernina Geneva

Rated 8.7 in 3517 reviews

Benefiting from a prime location opposite Geneva's Main Railway Station, Hotel Bernina is adjacent to a big shopping… See more

Benefiting from a prime location opposite Geneva's Main Railway Station, Hotel Bernina is adjacent to a big shopping centre and only a 5-minute walk from Lake Geneva.

All rooms at the 3-star-Superior hotel are completely soundproofed and feature air conditioning, heated wooden floors and a minibar.

The hotel is next to the bus terminal and the business district as well as the commercial area of the city. The United Nations and other international organisations are approximately 1.6 km away.

Rooms from $171