Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva  5 stars

Quai Du Mont Blanc 19, Geneva, Switzerland, 1201  show mapSave
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Overview

The unique 5-star Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva is set in a cultural area minutes away from Patek Philippe Museum, La SIP and Eglise Russe. The hotel opened in 1980 and since then remains an example of traditional architecture in Geneva.

Set in short walking distance from stunning beaches close to lakes. Waterfountain, Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) and Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral are 10 minutes away.

This hotel is ideally based close to boutiques, nightclubs and shopping centers.

5 minutes' drive from Geneve-cointrin airport and 10 minutes' walk to Genève train station.

Rooms

There are 410 en-suite rooms that come with modern amenities, such as a minibar, a laptop-size safe, Wi-Fi, a private balcony and individual climate control. Most rooms offer breathtaking views, overlooking Alps and Lake Geneva. They feature en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a bidet.

Eat

A deluxe breakfast is served every morning. The authentic restaurant provides fresh meals. Free Wi-Fi, a dance floor and a terrace are provided in Floortwo bar.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs CHF 40 per person per night.  A buffet breakfast is served at the price of CHF 50 per person per night. 

Work

Aside from medical service, 24-hour reception and limousine service, guests can also make use of a hairdresser, a garage and a barber shop.

Relax

Spa facilities at Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva include massage, soothing massage and a health club. The fitness center features a jogging track, a gym and aerobics classes.

Internet

Hotspot Wi-Fi wireless internet access is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is CHF 35 per day.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   412.

City Center Geneva - 5000 ft
Airports Geneve-cointrin (GVA) - 2.8 mi, Saint Exupéry Airport (LYS) - 61.4 mi
Train Stations Gare de Cornavin - 2300 ft, Gare de Genève-Sécheron - 5000 ft
Bus stop - 2300 ft
Restaurants Windows Restaurant at Hotel d'Angleterre - 300 ft, Leopard Lounge & Bar (cuisine: International) - 300 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Drugstore/pharmacy
  • Gift/News stand
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Boutiques
  • Trouser Press
  • Hairdresser
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Limousine service
  • Valet parking
  • Medical Facilities Service
  • Laundry
  • Shuttle service
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet corner
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
  • Children's play area
  • Video games
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Tennis
  • Health club
  • Beach access
  • Jogging track
  • Solarium
  • Steam bath
  • Night club
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Live entertainment
  • Whirlpool
  • Sun terrace
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Hammam
  • Animation
  • Beauty treatment
Room view
  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view
  • Lake view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Smoking
  • Work desk
  • Patio
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Connecting rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Terrace
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Walk-in closet
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Sitting area
  • Armchair
Bathroom
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Bidet
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Instant hot water
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dining Table
  • Ice machine
Bedroom
  • Foam pillows
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Sofa bed
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • Analog data port
  • Voice mail
  • Speaker phone
  • Free movies/video
  • Dual voltage outlet
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Hi-Fi
  • iPod docking station
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Room windows open

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay at the price of CHF 50 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CHF 100 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Deluxe Lake View Room
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Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Deluxe Lake View Room
Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or Double Or Twin Beds
Size: 485 sq. feet
View: Lake view

Enveloped with soft, neutral tones and energized by the evocative art that brings the colors of outside in, through vast windows you can enjoy direct views of the high-arching water of Jet d’Eau tower over the sun-shimmering lake, as the aroma of fresh coffee floats in to gently wake you.

Room facilities
    Deluxe Room
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    Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Deluxe Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or Double Or Twin Beds
    Size: 485 sq. feet

    Comfortable room with contemporary interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone and private bathroom.

    Room facilities
      Superior Room
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      Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Superior Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or King Size Bed
      Size: 325 sq. feet

      Comfortable room with classical interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone and private bathroom.

      Room facilities
        Classic Room
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        Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Classic Room
        Bed type: Double Bed or One Single Bed or Double Or Twin Beds
        Size: 325 sq. feet

        With ergonomic dimensions that will exceed your highest expectations, recently renovated with vibrant colors, the room offers a quiet sanctuary in the heart of Geneva. Beyond your marble bathroom, through floor-length windows, the exciting old town and neighborhood life await your exploration.

        Room facilities
          Deluxe Junior Suite Lake View
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          Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Deluxe Junior Suite Lake View
          View: Lake view

          Comfortable room with contemporary interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone and private bathroom.

          Junior Suite
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          Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Junior Suite Deluxe Junior Suite Lake View
          Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Junior Suite Deluxe Junior Suite Lake View
          Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Junior Suite Deluxe Junior Suite Lake View
          Bed type: King Size Bed
          Size: 755 sq. feet

          Comfortable room with contemporary interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk, rest zone and private bathroom.

          Room facilities
            Presidential Suite
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            Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Presidential Suite
            Size: 1295 sq. feet

            The room is thoughtfully designed to appeal to every taste. With its private bathroom, bedroom furnishing, work desk and comfortable seating the room creates special relaxing atmosphere.

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              Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva LocationWhat's nearby

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions
              • Bains des Pâquis
                700 ft
              • lake parade
                1000 ft
              • Jet d'Eau
                1400 ft
              • BAGHERY'S fondeée en 1984
                1700 ft
              • Waterfountain
                2700 ft
              • cathédrale saint pierre
                3300 ft
              • Hafen Genf
                3700 ft
              Train stations
              • Gare de Cornavin
                2000 ft
              Shopping areas
              • Shopping Area Geneve
                2300 ft
              Amusement
              • Central-Cinéma
                2000 ft
              Monuments and Landmarks
              • Geneva Town hall
                3700 ft
              • Palazzo
                4000 ft
              Museums
              • museum d'histoire naturelle
                4300 ft
              • Batiment des Forces Motrices(BFM)
                4300 ft
              Parks
              • Parc La Grange
                4000 ft
              Theaters
              • AMARPROD Sàrl
                2700 ft
              • ARTISTES ET PROMOTION Sàrl
                3700 ft

              Local Attractions

              • Eglise Russe
                5000 ft
                18 Rue De Beaumont, Geneva
              • Patek Philippe Museum
                1.0 mi
                Rue des Vieux-Grenadiers 7, Geneva
              • Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporaine
                5300 ft
                10 rue des Vieux-Grenadiers, Geneva
              • Parc Trembley
                1.0 mi
                Avenue Giuseppe Motta, Geneva
              • Geneve-Plage
                1.1 mi
                Quai de Cologny, 5, Geneva

              Near the hotel

              • Jet d'Eau
                1600 ft
                quai Gustave-Ador, Geneva
              • Mont Blanc
                1500 ft
                Switzerland
              • Barbier-Mueller Museum (Musee Barbier-Mueller)
                3200 ft
                Rue Jean-Calvin, 10, Geneva
              • Musee International de la Reforme
                3300 ft
                4 rue du Cloitre, Geneva
              • Old Town Lucerne
                3600 ft
                LucerneSwitzerland
              • Cathedrale de St-Pierre
                3700 ft
                24 place du Bourg de Four, Geneva
              • Musee d'Histoire des Sciences
                3700 ft
                Parc de La Perle du Lac, Geneva

              Restaurants Nearby

              • Windows Restaurant at Hotel d'Angleterre

                80% likes this, based on 125 reviews

                300 ft
                17 Quai du Mont-Blanc

                Phone: 41 (0)22 906 5514

              • Leopard Lounge & Bar

                74% likes this, based on 26 reviews
                Cuisine: International
                Price Range: USD 29 - USD 96

                300 ft
                Quai du Mont Blanc 17

                Phone: +41229065537

              • Le Chat-Botte

                82% likes this, based on 103 reviews

                500 ft
                13 quai du Mont-Blanc

                Phone: +41 227166920

              • Bistrot du Boeuf Rouge

                73% likes this, based on 167 reviews
                Cuisine: French

                800 ft
                17 Rue Alfred-Vincent

                Phone: 022-732-7537

              • Cottage Cafe

                72% likes this, based on 118 reviews
                Cuisine: Swiss

                800 ft
                7 Rue Adhemar-Fabri

                Phone: +41(0)22 7316016

              Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva

              Average guest rating

              7.8
              out of 10
              Excellent
              Based on 124 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              7.9
              Service
              7.0
              Value
              7.4
              Dining
              8.5
              Location
              9.2

              Individual guest reviews

              • Group of friends

                It was comfortable, good quality of spa and restaurants.

                Service personnel disrespected us. We have been angry at them. Also, you took 500 franks for nothing. Someone noised in next door but we must pay. We'll never stay in your hotel again.

                • Average rating
                  5.8
              • Single

                excellent staff and amenities good value for money

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Couple

                location

                Horrible service, dirty room, bad food. really bad experience

                • Average rating
                  5.4
              • Older travelers

                Location of the hotel Luxury hotel Nice staff

                The bed is not comfortable The room is small No coffee machine in the room The room not looking to the lake

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Older travelers

                Luxury hotel - what do I have to say? Certainly, there are smal inconveniencies - a smudge over there, dirty ashtray on the balcony, sometimes strange kind people in the lobby - but all is very good generally.

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Older travelers

                Friendly staff...

                No espresso machine in rooms, for an early cup of coffee.. Breakfast way too expensive... Upon arrival, no fruit greeting basket, not even water...very cheap on their part... Room cleaning was much too hasty...missing spots here and there, not thorough...

                • Average rating
                  6.2
              • Single

                The elegance and charm of the ambient was very nice and professional.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
              • Group of friends

                The best location in Geneve

                Unbelievable rip-off and poor services of staffs. Hotel facilities and value for the money is so terrible that I would rather not to visit Geneve again.

                • Average rating
                  5.0
              • Family with children

                The concierge gave false/conflicting answers/suggestions most of the time.

                • Average rating
                  8.2
              • Single

                Restaurant was good, room servive and shops.

                Staff at the reception was not really professionel because i was waiting 20 mns to find the booking reserversation that i made with you.

                • Average rating
                  6.6
              • Older travelers

                The Grand Hotel Terasse (2nd floor) for breakfast & for a relaxing coffee with a view of the lake & the city are a must!

                The size & structure of the room were inconvienient!

                • Average rating
                  7.0
              • Older travelers

                very friendly staff good location free internet i booked classic room in the first visit it was spacious and newly renovated nicely designed with very nice bathroom in my second visit they upgraded me to superior room which was in my opinion lower level and the bathroom especialy the shower definately needs to be renovated

                no coffee maker no complementary water bottle (most 5 stars hotel do now) no iron in room very expensive cafe/ dinning

                • Average rating
                  7.8
              • Couple

                Almost everything (excellent rooms, heath club, swimming pool, service, breakfast, restaurant, staff, location, etc.)

                Internet (wifi connection) a bit expensive

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Group of friends

                I really like the staff

                I did't see price list for mini bar or other things found in the room so, they made me wounder . There's not kettle or coffee maker !

                • Average rating
                  9.2
              • Single

                Staff are very good, And there is a lounge on the second floor is very impressive,

                Sower somewhat old.

                • Average rating
                  10.0
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