We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Beau-Rivage Palace

Travellers' Choice award winner
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Beau-Rivage Palace
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]}}
Add Photo Write a Review

1,082 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Beau-Rivage Palace
See the most recent reviews
Showing 571: English reviews
babgkok
Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

Enjoyed my three days stay at this traditional Swiss hotel. Staff were friendly, breakfast was excellent and Internet worked fast. Three servers in restaurant, one each from Panama, Czeck Republic and Turkey, were very friendly and efficient. Housekeeping may need attention to small details. I discarded one pair of socks in rubbish bin because I didn't want them. The next...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank manatch
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The Hotel is very old style stylish and yet very comfortable. A large choice for breakfast in an elegant dining room overlooking the lake. Our room was comfortable and quiet with a very modern bathroom. Situated on the lake it is a few metro stops or taxi ride into town. The receptionist was very helpful and there are a choice...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank judy011
Kyiv, Ukraine
Reviewed 23 November 2014

I could give enough praise to the staff of this hotel, who keep it immaculately clean, running it effeciently and providing the highest level of service imaginable, starting from check-in. The property itself is at the best location of the city, in the secluded area from public promenade with its own park, but just 50 meters from Leman lake, with...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Kostiantyn
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

My son is 8 years old and he loves the Beau Rivage. He's been a guest several times as a baby, toddler and young boy. I'm positive he'll keep enjoying this hotel as a teenager, young man and father with his children and grandfather with his grandchildren. Winter, spring, summer or fall this is the best place to stay in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Francisco S
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 19 November 2014

My Home in Lausanne I’ve been often in Lausanne for the last 3 years (for business and to visit my son who is a student at the local university). Obviously, the location and the view are unique in Lausanne. But what makes me coming back is the amazing view, the choice of restaurants (all are pretty good!) and the staff....

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Pierre G
Cincinnati
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

The Best Rivage Palace is one of the most beautiful hotels in Europe. It combines old style elegance with swiss comfort. Especially the rooms with lake view are spectacular. Several restaurants of different quality and price level offer food for every taste and budget. Fitness room ok but with limited equipment. Only opens at 6:30.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Werner G
Reviewed 13 November 2014

This amazing hotel/ resort is located on the shore of Lake Geneva in Lausanne. It is incredibly luxurious, one of the finest hotels in which I have ever stayed in the world. It has fantastic restaurants and an exquisite 16,000 sq ft spa; also an outdoor pool on gorgeous grounds. A significant feature that really makes this hotel impressive is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MamasitaPerry
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 9 November 2014

An historic hotel that lives up to its palace name. Beautiful and traditionally grandeur but rooms are fitted with all the updated amenities including a TV in the bathroom mirror. The bed and bedding was extremely comfy; felt like I was enveloped in a soft but supportive cloud. While our room was one of the smaller ones, the bathroom size...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank AdkLuv
Paris, France
Reviewed 6 November 2014

This grand hotel exudes old world charm but with modern amenities and decor. The room we stayed in was a bit on the small side but was luxurious and comfortable. The bed, duvet and pillows were so comfy that I didn't want to get out of bed. The bathroom had a built-in TV in the mirror over the double sinks,...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ainparis
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Beautiful, historical hotel with fully upgraded and modern facilities in the rooms. There is an atmosphere of quiet luxury here, with tapestries, chandeliers, wood panelled lift and views of the lake. What really impresses is the high level of service provided by the staff. Unfailingly polite, friendly and courteous, the staff make the stay here even more pleasant.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jeffinmoscow

1,461 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (958)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (217)
Viewed
Dining (52)
Viewed
View from Room (60)
Viewed
Room/Suite (129)
Viewed
Bathroom (35)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (43)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (6)
Viewed
0:48
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (415)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (386)
Viewed
Amenities (39)
Viewed
Deluxe Room Beau-Rivage (34)
Viewed
Indoor Pool (4)
Viewed
Junior Suite Beau-Rivage (45)
Viewed
Junior Suite Palace (43)
Viewed
Outdoor Pool (11)
Viewed
Dining (45)
Viewed
Superior Room Palace (29)
Viewed
Superior Room with Lake View (30)
Viewed
Superior Room with Town View (28)
Viewed
The Hotel (78)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (117)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (27)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (45)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Other (18)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Lausanne hotels
0.2 mi away
Hotel Royal Savoy Lausanne
0.1 mi away
Angleterre & Residence Hotel
0.5 mi away
Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 mi away
Le Chateau d'Ouchy
Le Chateau d'Ouchy
#10 of 46 in Lausanne
386 reviews
0.3 mi away
Movenpick Hotel Lausanne
0.9 mi away
Hotel Des Voyageurs
Hotel Des Voyageurs
#5 of 46 in Lausanne
129 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in 10 acres of private gardens on the banks of Lake Geneva, only 40 minutes from Geneva Airport, the elegant Belle Epoque buildings of the Beau-Rivage Palace, a Leading Hotel of The World, command breathtaking views across the lake and Alps. The 168 guest rooms and suites are richly appointed and offer the utmost in elegance and comfort. Luxury 8 Executive suites were created to be different and unique in style. The restaurants provide guests ample cuisine from which to choose. From the 2 Michelin star restaurant “Anne-Sophie Pic au Beau-Rivage Palace” to the “Cafe Beau-Rivage”, the Italian restaurant “L’Accademia” and the refined sushi restaurant “Miyako Lausanne”. The Cinq Mondes Spa offers pure relaxation on over 1,500 square meters; discover the beauty rituals from the world over. The Beau-Rivage Palace provides impeccable service including also a special kids program to make your stay truly unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Beau-Rivage Palace

Address: place du Port 17-19, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
Price Range: £319 - £451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Beau-Rivage Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 168
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Cancelon, Orbitz, Travelocity, Agoda, Priceline, TripOnline SA, HotelQuickly and HRS so you can book your Beau-Rivage Palace reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Beau Rivage Palace Lausanne
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
#1 Spa Hotel in Lausanne
#1 Family Hotel in Lausanne
#1 Romantic Hotel in Lausanne
#1 Business Hotel in Lausanne
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Beau-Rivage Palace staff and other travellers.
9 questions
Ask a question
Arlington, Virginia
over a year ago

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Beau-Rivage Palace staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms are great but facing the lake is really nice.”
L87SGmichaelr, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the lake are he most desirable.”
l0nnieand, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“We always like to overlook Lake Geneva!”
NadineHack, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lake view.”
TGMueller, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Staying in Lake View rooms will give you a chance to enjoy Geneva Lake and Alps views”
larisa902, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5
Booking.com
US$493* /night
View Deal
TripAdvisorUS$493
CancelonUS$569
Agoda.comUS$502
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates