Hotel Features. The Fairmont Le Montreux Palace is known as the Pearl of the Swiss Rivieria. Built in 1906 in a mix of architectural styles, it features a lobby with a marble floor, chandeliers and a sweeping stairway.
The flagship Jaan restaurant serves French cuisine with Oriental touches. Dishes include roast Vendee pigeon with parsley polenta and cumin sauce. Breakfast is served in the palm-lined La Palmeraie, with floor-to-ceiling windows and panoramic lake views. La Brasserie du Palace offers Swiss classics and bistro fare in a sunlit dining room, while La Terrasse du Petit Palais serves fresh fish, meat and salads on a flower-filled terrace.
The hotel has banqueting and meeting halls for up to 1200 people. The Grand Hall boasts chandeliers, mahogany furniture and ornate Baroque architecture. Meetings can also be held the lakeside La Coupole. Wireless Internet access is available in all public areas.
Guests can swim in the hotel's indoor and outdoor pools or relax in the onsite Asian-inspired Amrita Wellness Centre. There's a sunlit gym, a sauna and steam room, and 10 treatment rooms offering shiatsu and other massages.
Guestrooms. Decorated in Belle Epoque style, the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace's 146 climate-controlled guestrooms feature deep red carpets and dark wood furnishings. All rooms offer wireless Internet access (surcharge), minibars, satellite television and remote lighting. Marble bathrooms offer baths, bathrobes and slippers. Most rooms offer balconies with lake views.
Expert Tip. The Fairmont Le Montreux Palace attracts many of the performers at the Montreux Jazz festival, held every July.
Fairmont Room - Single Occupancy: One king bed for one adult. Bathed in a combination of red, yellow, and beige fabrics, dark timber furniture, and thick red carpet. Short corridor leads into the room, off which is located a marble bathroom. Wireless Internet access (surcharge). Bathroom has makeup mirror, hairdryer and heated towel rails.
Fairmont Room - Double Occupancy: One queen bed or two twin beds (sleeps two adults). View of Montreux city. 24 square metres. Writing desk and armchairs. In-room safe and minibar. Wireless Internet. Marble bathrooms with toiletries, heated towel rails, and hair dryer.
Fairmont View Room - Single Occupancy: One king bed for single adult. Desk. Wireless Internet connection (surcharge). TV with premium cable channels and pay movies. Clock radio. Minibar. Hair dryer. In-room safe.
Fairmont View Room - Double Occupancy: One queen bed or two twin beds (sleeps two adults). Full view of Lake Geneva. 27 square metres. Writing desk and armchairs. In-room safe and minibar. Wireless Internet. Marble bathrooms with toiletries, heated towel rails, and hair dryer.
From Geneva International Airport (GVA):
Distance to Raffles Le Montreux Palace is 60 kilometres, approximately 50 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The airport's train station is a 300-metre walk from the Arrivals and Departures floors. Trains link to destinations across Switzerland. All trains stop at the central Geneva- Cornavin station, and departures are approximately every 20 minutes. Single tickets cost 5 CHF. Bus number 10 runs every 10 minutes to the city centre. Bus number 18 runs every 30 minutes to the United Nations building. Single tickets cost 2.20 CHF. Aero Ski Bus serves many French ski stations, and tickets can be purchased at the airport. Taxis wait in the terminal forecourt and cost about 35 CHF to central Geneva. Prices are all subject to change. The Raffles Le Montreux Palace is located on the boulevard overlooking Lake Geneva.
Getting around. The hotel is located on the lakeside Grand Rue in Montreux. Local buses run along the Montreux waterfront and to sights beyond town, such as Château Chillon. The closest bus stop to the hotel is Centre des Congrès. The hotel can order taxis on request. Secure garage parking is available (surcharge).
Driving directions. From Geneva International Airport:
Head towards Lausanne on the A1 motorway.
Take the A9 towards Simplon-Grand St-Bernard.
Exit at Montreux, drive to Lake Geneva and then turn left.
The hotel is about 500 metres further on.
- Sauna High Speed Internet
- Pets Allowed Sauna
- Business Center Whirlpool
- Dry Cleaning Service Restaurant(s)
- Airport Transportation Fitness Equipment
- Babysitting or child care Swimming pool - indoor
- Spa tub - Throughout Hotel Parking (valet)
- Coffee shop or cafe Banquet facilities
- Internet public area - dial-up Conference room(s)
- Comp newspapers in lobby Laundry service
- Beauty services Bar/lounge
- Meeting room (small groups) Full-service health spa
- Library Ballroom(s)
- Currency exchange Room service (24 hours)
- Concierge services Breakfast services
- Massage-treatment room Internet public area - high-speed
Room Amenities: , , • Sewing kit • Massage - available in room • Remote lighting/drapery/curtai • Makeup mirror • Electronic/magnetic keys • Extra towels/bedding in room • Window opens • Rollaway beds • Cribs (infant beds) available • Premium TV channel(s) • Bathroom telephone • Soundproofed rooms • Pay movies • Climate control • Housekeeping (daily) • Multi-line phone • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Direct-dial phone • Premium bedding • Bathroom scale • Bathtub only • Bidet • Child care (in room, surcharge
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