Lake Geneva is a French-Swiss lake situated in the canton of Vaud in Geneva. Its northern part belongs to the Swiss while the south-eastern part comes under the jurisdiction of France. Considered to be the biggest natural lake in central Europe, it occupies an area of 582.4 km². It attracts numerous visitors with its beauty, its leafy surroundings and the Jet d'Eau fountain. It also offers visitors sporting activities such as fishing as well as cultural activities.
On the shores of Lake Geneva, many tourists flock to enjoy the beach and water activities in summer. But if you prefer to spend a quiet holiday, there are plenty of footpaths to enjoy a unique view of the lake and the Alps. A hotel on the shores of Lake Geneva will also ensure a pleasant holiday in Savoie.
A trip to Switzerland or France, who said you had to choose? By booking a hotel on Lake Geneva, you open the doors of one of the most remarkable lakes in Europe.
Whether you're in love or with your family, on a road-trip or just to relax, for a cruise, for long walks or a Michelin-starred lunch with a view: a weekend by the Lake of Geneva has something to seduce young and old alike!
Take time to explore Geneva, the city that is inseparable from the lake, and admire the Jet d' eau, its emblem, which rises more than a hundred metres above the water. If you like to stay in the city while enjoying nature, Geneva is a dream destination to enjoy a beautiful hotel overlooking Lake Geneva. It is also a great opportunity to discover Swiss watchmaking, the house of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, the famous cultural centres of the city, its museums and the special charm of the Upper Town.
From your hotel on the shores of Lake Geneva and Geneva, you can go to Evian or Montreux by boat. Beyond the charm of the journey, you will experience a crossing of the largest fresh water reservoir in Europe!
You can also plan to go around France to Switzerland, passing for example in Messery in France, with its pebbles and the calm that reigns in this small village. And if you prefer the attraction of a beautiful white sandy beach, you will also be surprised by your weekend at the edge of Lake Geneva, since the turquoise water and clear sand of the bay of Coudrée await you on the south shore. The program: sunbathing according to the season, but also and above all water sports and why not, family kite session. In winter, of course, you are just a stone's throw away from the ski slopes, which also make Switzerland's reputation!
Don't hesitate to go off the beaten track to discover breathtaking panoramas on the lake. The icing on the cake? Book a hotel with a view of Lake Geneva, to wake you up with an unforgettable panorama and have breakfast in front of the lake. This can be particularly romantic if you're going on a double date or planning a special request...
With or without a view, a hotel near Lake Geneva is the ideal starting point for your walks and activities in the region. Small confidential hotel or urban palace with its feet in the water, charming mansion or chic rural atmosphere: book your hotel near Lake Geneva in advance, to make sure you live the weekend or the holidays that you fully resemble you.
By TGV, airplane or car: not to spoil anything, the Lac Léman region is easy to reach, particularly thanks to the remarkable connections that Geneva enjoys. This will allow you to book a weekend of lightning or quickly arrive on holiday. A destination to discover or rediscover without delay!