Decked out in fairy lights, Geneva is the city of 1001 delights. Welcome to the gateway to the Alps, a peaceful lakeside haven. The cradle of watchmaking and home to the greatest Swiss chocolate makers, Geneva promises you an original and enriching stay.
Hotel Metropole is the only 5* hotel located on the left bank, on the iconic Rue du Rhône, in the heart of the shopping and business districts.The English Garden and the Flower Clock are only a few steps away, along the lakeside and the 140m high Jet d’Eau fountain that dominates the bay.
On the other side of the lake is the Pâquis neighborhood, with its vibrant atmosphere and the “Bain des Pâquis”, a Geneva institution. It’s a great place to relax, have a snack and drink and enjoy the view over the lake.The United Nations, the Place des Nations and the Museum of the Red Cross are all within easy reach by foot or tram.On the edge of the city is the Botanical Garden, an exceptional microcosm of over 16 000 plant species.
A 5 minutes walk from the hotel is the Old Town, its antique shops, art galleries, the Cathedral Saint Pierre and the Museum of History and Arts.
All-year-round, discover Geneva from a different perspective on the CGN Belle Epoque Boats
The latin neighborhood of Geneva, with its local market, restaurants and wine bars
Ideal place for a hike during summertime and a gorgeous view over Geneva, easily accessible by cable-car
The terraces of this UNESCO site cover the lower slopes of the mountainside between the villages and the lake