Best hotels in Geneva, Switzerland

Here you'll find a list of the best hotels in Geneva which have been recommended by critics from The New York Times, The Guardian, Lonely Planet and many more. All hotel recommendations are referenced with customer reviews from several booking platforms and all listed hotels have a rating of at least 4 out of 5 stars.

4.4 Mandarin Oriental Geneva

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Geneva

New York Times

“The elegant, but pricey, Mandarin Oriental is located in the charming and quiet Saint Gervais neighborhood on the right bank of the River Rhône. It offers luxurious rooms, impeccable service, and three restaurants, including the top-notch contemporary Indian establishment, Rasoi by Vineet Bhatia.”

Shortlisted in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Geneva, Switzerland.

4.4 La Cour Augustines Geneva

La Cour Des Augustins Boutique Hotel, Geneva

Lonely Planet

“With a selection of bright, playful guest rooms, suites and long-stay apartments, this funky design hotel on the fringe of the Old Town is popular with repeat visitors to Geneva, and for good reason.”

4.5 Beau Rivage Geneva

Hotel Beau-Rivage, Geneva

Lonely Planet

“Boasting an evocative setting where the Rhône meets Lake Geneva and offering exceptional views across the lake to the Swiss Alps, the Beau-Rivage is a 19th-century jewel.”

4.7 Hotel-DAngleterre-geneva

Hotel d’Angleterre, Geneva


“Situated on the banks of Lake Geneva facing the Jet d’Eau fountain, this family-run hotel is a landmark in its own right. It’s been around since 1872, and is considered Geneva’s ultimate grande dame hotel thanks to its Old World elegance and A-list clientele.”

4.6 Fraser Suites Geneva

Fraser Suites Serviced Apartments, Geneva

New York Times

“The Fraser Suites Geneva located downtown in the city center and offers business-style spacious suites, with living rooms that close off from the bedroom and great urban views. There’s no bar or restaurant, but rooms do have kitchenettes.”

Shortlisted in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Geneva, Switzerland.

4.2 Starling Residence Geneva

Starling Residence, Geneva

Lonely Planet

“For something different, this low-cost option operated by Geneva’s hotel-management school offers excellent value. Service levels are exceptional and the spacious rooms, studios and fully-fledged apartments are modern and spotlessly clean.”