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Geneva is by far one of the most high-end cities in Europe. All luxury brands will meet in Geneva and some streets like the famous Rue du Rhone are the perfect place for luxury shopping. From fashion to jewelry, shoes, and watches, Geneva is the perfect place for a long weekend of shopping and relaxing. The lake and the surrounding mountains represent beautiful opportunities for walks and enjoying the fresh air of the Alps. But one of the important questions for a successful staying is: “Which luxury hotel should I book?”. While big important luxury hotel chains are present in the city, there are little jewels that are worth paying attention to. Here are our top 5 secret luxury hotels you should know and eventually book next time you want to come to Geneva.

1- The Tiffany Hotel


Housed in a 19th C. building in the Arts District, at the foot of the Old Town, the Tiffany Hotel has the timeless appeal of Art Nouveau style with a contemporary twist. The 65 rooms and suites offer modern technology in a refined setting. Guests will also appreciate the relaxing atmosphere of our wellness area, the atrium with its bright and airy glass ceiling, the library, and the cozy atmosphere of the bar. There are also great facilities for business meetings which can be a plus while you are traveling for work.


Featuring state-of-the-art Technogym equipment, the gym leads the way to the spa, with its sauna, hammam, and massage room. Guests may enjoy a deep relaxation session with the multi-sensory Alphasphère Lounger. Adjoining changing rooms and showers.
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2- Les Armures


Les Armures is a beautiful boutique hotel, housed in a 17th-century building in the heart of Geneva’s old town. It is the oldest coffee house in Geneva and remains a popular spot among locals. The restaurant serves classic French gourmet cuisine while in the cellar the Carnotzet offers cheese specialties including Raclette and Fondue. This immaculately decorated, elegant yet intimate establishment offers all the charm and discretion you would expect of a boutique hotel.


Exuding a cozy yet stylish vibe, they offer a warm and refined place in which to stay, where old exposed stonework and wood sit alongside sleek, modern fittings. No matter the season, you will always experience a great journey with Les Armures. You can connect with this hotel by visiting the official website:

3- La Cour des Augustins


Enjoying a quiet location in the heart of Geneva’s Quartier Latin, La Cour des Augustins is a modern-style boutique hotel offering you the atmosphere of a private house. The Pont d’Arve tram stop is just 100 m away and within a 5-minute ride, you can reach the old town, as well as Carouge.


An intimate and arty address that modernizes the concept of Boutique Hotel reconciling heritage and architectural interiors Contemporaine. With the collaboration of the Swiss designer Philippe CRAMER, the concept was envisioned and based on personalization and diversity spaces.

For your business stays in Switzerland, your romantic weekend or long stays in Geneva, the hotel quiet rooms, comfortable suites, and our fully equipped apartments await you in a subtle, contemporary atmosphere. You can see more about this beautiful hotel by visiting the following website:

4- Hotel Auteuil Manotel


A blend of design and warmth, the 4 star Hotel Auteuil offers the perfect mix in the centre of Geneva. Pictures of the greatest movie stars and a unique collection of photographs welcome you to the lobby. Attentive service, the rooms with their contemporary atmosphere, the fitness area and its picture windows are all designed for your well-being. Come to the Auteuil to enjoy the city to the full.


Elegance, peace and hospitality are the 4 star Hotel Auteuil’s unique hallmark. Touches of colour and clean lines are an open invitation to relax. Every detail reflects our determination to make your stay our number one priority. You can read more about this nice hotel by visiting the official website:

5- Hotel d’Angleterre


Hotel d’Angleterre is probably the only five stars boutique hotel in town. It offers 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.

Enjoy exquisitely decorated rooms and suites, delicious international cuisine in Windows All of our 39 luxury guest rooms and six suites cast their own magical spell. Some are richly decorated, while others make the most of stunning views across Lake Geneva. All reflect the five-star grandeur and European style and comfort for which Geneva is famous.


The restaurant room has a magnificent view of the lake and the Alps. The service is very qualitative and you will feel relaxed in such an atmosphere. Please visit the hotel website for more information here:

Some of these places have amazing chefs in their restaurants. Therefore, even if you just go to one of these hotels for a meal, you will not regret it. I hope you will find your way thanks to this article and that your stay in Geneva will be good. Luxury Hotels are important choices for the luxury traveler. LuxuryActivist has been working as a luxury travel blog and as a good advisor to many people around the world. The more we share, the best we travel.

José Amorim
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