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Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind
Ranked #4 of 46 Hotels in Lausanne
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

I've booked this hotel for my parents on a road trip through Lausanne and they loved every minute of it. Their wows were about the incredible breakfast view, the amazing quality of sleep that they've got (apparently the pillows blew their minds:)), the interesting decor of the hotel and its polite stuff. They say they'll confidently recommend this hotel to anyone!

Room Tip: Dont miss the breakfast, the view is incredible from up there!
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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Hook, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 September 2013

Stayed on a business strip, as usual Switzerland is extremely expensive otherwise its a great hotel at a excellent location. The transport links are great in and around city and you can also walk to Lake Geneva from the hotel.

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled on business
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2013 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently located within steps from the train station. The rooms are clean, with a Scandinavian flair. No real "wow" factor, a bit pricey, but overall a very good hotel. Don't let the communist, concrete exterior deter you from staying.

  • Stayed May 2013
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Reviewed 24 August 2013

However, I would suggest that if you have a car; don't stay in Lausanne, Vevey or Montreux as your Lac Leman base. Go for Rivaz or St. Saphorine.

The hotel is very newly refurbished; so everything is very well thought of. The rooms are tiny; we went for the superior rooms and even that was tiny. Breakfast buffet is limited. Location is fantastic. The hotel has a garage, but make sure you book your place in advance as space is limited - you go down via an elevator.

The only turn-off in this nice city base is the uninterested staff attitude. The same trait went on with the three members of staff we interacted with; and this makes me think there is a problem with management policies.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 11 August 2013

Very clean, very practical, Swiss themed hotel. Look quite strange from outside, but nicely done inside. Bed and mattress are absolutely fabulous - it was one of our best sleeps ever! We really enjoyed our stay and will very likely come back! A bit pricey ( we paid around 150€ per night w/o breakfast) but other than that, we have zero complaints.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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London
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Reviewed 20 July 2013

A Swiss themed hotel? That sounded rather strange and I wondered what I had booked. Actually Agora Swiss Nights in Lausanne turned out to be a well located hotel (3 minutes' walk from the station) with nice rooms. The breakfast was rather pricey but the view from the breakfast room of Lake Lausanne made it worthwhile. Alternatively you could pay a few Swiss Franc for takeway coffee and a croissant in the lobby if you are in a rush. The nearby Cafe de Grancy is nice for dinner (may need to book). I would stay here again for convenience.

Room Tip: Try to get one of the upper floors. I was below ground and I think the higher-up rooms would be nic...
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  • Stayed July 2013, travelled on business
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Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 9 July 2013

The hotel is quite basic but at the same time comfortable. The hotel gives you the sense that you are in a youth hostel, although the rooms are comfortable (althouhg very small). They don't have cable to watch TV that is not in French. The service is just ok, you need to be lucky with who is in the counter.

Room Tip: The breakfast is buffet, so make sure you have time enough to enjoy it. Also on the corner there is...
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  • Stayed June 2013, travelled on business
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Property: Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind
Address: Av. Du Rond-Point 9, Lausanne 1006, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Vaud > Lausanne
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Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lausanne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Agora Swiss Night by Fassbind 4*
Number of rooms: 147
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Hotel with an ultra modern exterior, restaurant, bar and parking; located near public transportation; staff is multilingual. ... more   less 
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