Discover Genevathe lake, the old town, shopping...

Our hotel's location near Lake Léman, in the heart of the city and the business district, is the perfect place to soak in Geneva's unique atmosphere. It is just a short walk from the city's great monuments, luxury shopping on the rue du Rhône, the shores of Lake Léman, and all the beauty of nature...
From your base in our hotel, discover a city brimming with charm - its historic centre with its famous flowered balconies, booksellers and the Saint Pierre Cathedral, its gardens, its river banks, and its museums. History, culture, art and nature are all on the menu as you explore Geneva.

The Old Town - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

The Old Town

As you stroll through the paved streets of the old town of Geneva, you will discover the city's hidden gems: Saint Gervais on the right bank of the Rhône and Cité-Centre on the left bank. The fortified medieval city, home to the Hôtel de Ville and the Jardin Anglais, nestles under the protective shadow of the Saint Pierre Cathedral.

Saint Pierre Cathedral - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

Saint Pierre Cathedral

The cathedral is the most visited monument in Geneva. Just 10 minutes away from the Hôtel de la Cigogne, Saint Pierre Cathedral's towers offer you a unique view of the city of Geneva and Lake Léman.

The Water Jet - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

The Water Jet

You can admire Geneva's famous Water Jet, or Jet d'Eau, which rises over 140 metres into the air in the heart of the Bay, from our hotel near Lake Léman. This symbol of Geneva, created in the 19th century to relieve pressure in the municipal water system, is illuminated every evening. The best viewing spot is the Bains des Pâquis beach.

The flower clock - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

The flower clock

Just 100 metres from the hotel, discover Geneva's most visited flowerbed! This floral masterpiece, which changes with the seasons, has existed since 1955. It features the world's biggest second hand! 

The Palace of Nations - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

The Palace of Nations

The Palace of Nations, initially built to house the League of Nations in the early 20th century, is now home to the United Nations' headquarters. Unesco, the Human Rights Council and other groups hold over 8000 meetings here every year. The Palace and its outbuildings are located in Ariana park, with its peacocks and views of the lake.

Geneva's museums - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

Geneva's museums

The city of Geneva is home to 40 museums dedicated to the arts (the Art and History Museum, Centre for Contemporary Art), botany (the Conservatory and Botanical Garden), literature (the Voltaire Institute), science (the Natural History Museum), clock making (the Patek Philippe museum), and more. The International Red Cross museum is also not to be missed.

Lake Léman - Hotel Geneva in Geneva

Lake Léman

One of the great pleasures of discovering Geneva and its surrounding area is exploring the lake, famous for its Riviera-like ambiance. Walks along the lake shore and pleasure cruises on the lake will add charm to your stay in our hotel near Lake Léman.