Hotel Cristal - Geneva

4 Rue Pradier, Geneva, Switzerland, 1201  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Cristal - Geneva

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Overview

The contemporary 3-star Hotel Cristal provides non-smoking rooms with a fantastic view of the lake. The hotel occupies 7 floors and was renovated in 2001.

The major location in Saint-Gervais / des Grottes district of Geneva offers an easy access to International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, which is about 25 minutes` walk. The property is in a 20-minute walk to Geneva city center.

The hotel is set next to a museum and a cathedral.

A 5-minute walk from Gare de Cornavin train station. A 10-minute drive will take you to Geneve-cointrin airport.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of standard twin room and standard triple room that come with English décor as well as individual climate control, an in-room safe, a minibar, coffee/tea makers and direct dial telephone. Many guestrooms offer views of Lake Geneva. They are fitted with modern bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with buffet breakfast served at the restaurant. Le Pradier is about 50 meters away and serves Swiss specialties.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of CHF 19 per person per night. 

Services

There are currency exchange, a storage room and a lift at guests' disposal.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   79.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib CHF 40
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed CHF 50
Children above
3 years or adults
Extra bed CHF 50
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Cristal - Geneva Geneva location
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Hotel Address:

4 Rue Pradier, Geneva, Switzerland, 1201

Get directions
City Center
  • Geneva
    1.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gare de Cornavin
    200 m
  • Gare de Genève-Sécheron
    1.5 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Le Pradier (cuisine: Swiss)
    10 m
  • L'Entrecote Couronne
    310 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    79

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Rooms and availability

Hotel Cristal photos Room Standard Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Hotel Cristal photos Room Standard Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio

Hotel Cristal Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • lake parade300 m
  • BAGHERY'S fondeée en 1984300 m
  • Hafen Genf600 m
  • Bains des Pâquis800 m
  • cathédrale saint pierre900 m
  • Jet d'Eau900 m

Places of interest

  • Flower Clock800 m
  • St. Pierre Cathedral900 m

Train stations

  • Gare de Cornavin100 m

Shopping areas

  • Shopping Area Geneve700 m

Amusement

  • Central-Cinéma100 m
  • Billard de Plainpalais1.1 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Bains des Paquis800 m
  • Geneva Town hall1.1 km

Museums

  • Batiment des Forces Motrices(BFM)800 m

Theaters

  • ARTISTES ET PROMOTION Sàrl800 m
  • AMARPROD Sàrl1.0 km

Local attractions

  • Collections Baur, Musee des Arts d_Extreme-Orient1.5 km
    8 Rue Munier-Romilly, Geneva
  • Eglise Russe1.7 km
    18 Rue De Beaumont, Geneva
  • UNOG - Palais des Nations1.9 km
    8 - 14 avenue de la Paix 1211 Geneva 10, Geneva
  • Museum of Natural History 1.6 km
    1 Route de Malagnou, Geneva
  • Musee Ariana1.8 km
    10 av. de la Paix, Geneva

Near the hotel

  • Mont Blanc410 m
    Switzerland
  • Jet d'Eau960 m
    quai Gustave-Ador, Geneva
  • Le Musee Rath900 m
    Place Neuve, Geneva
  • Maison Tavel940 m
    6 rue du Puits-St-Pierre, Geneva
  • Schtroumph Buildings620 m
    23-29 rue Louis Favre, Geneva
  • Barbier-Mueller Museum 850 m
    Rue Jean-Calvin, 10, Geneva
  • Espace Rousseau930 m
    Grand-Rue 40, Geneva

Restaurants nearby

  • Le Pradier10 m

    Address: Rue Pradier 6

    75% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: Swiss

  • Bistrot du Boeuf Rouge340 m

    Address: 17 Rue Alfred-Vincent
    Phone: 022-732-7537

    72% likes this, based on 176 reviews
    Cuisine: French

  • Le Bistrot de Charlotte350 m

    Address: Place des Bergues 3
    Phone: 0227318181

    61% likes this, based on 99 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 30 - GBP 55

  • L'Entrecote Couronne310 m

    Address: 5, rue des Paquis
    Phone: +41 22 732 84 45

    75% likes this, based on 152 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 68

  • Terroirific320 m

    Address: new address at the beginning of 2014
    Phone: 0041774915103

    81% likes this, based on 39 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish
    Price Range: GBP 8 - GBP 24

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    79

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Hotel Cristal Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Cristal

Average guest rating

7.4out of 10
Very good
Based on 286 reviews

Rating by category:

Dining
0.0
Location
10.0
Rooms
8.0
Service
8.0
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • 1.6

    Customer service.

    Don’t like the translucent bathroom “doors” — too revealing!

  • 1.6

    Convenient location helpful & friendly staff.

    If room @ the back hotel there is alot of noise from revellers & early morning street cleansing, emptying bins but not so bad that it would stop me using the hotel again.

  • Salem
    May  2016
    8.6

    Excellent location across the street from train and bus stations and within a walking distance to Geneva Lake and for the shopping district for those seeking that.

    Friendly environment and service; it meets my needs when travelling on business trips.

    None.

  • Single
    6.6

    It is an incredible location (probably the best in town), and the price makes it the best value in Geneva.

    The room was incredibly small, but effecient. The Internet was horrible. It was broken the entire time so that no one in the hotel could use it. Down for an hour or two, fine. For more than 1.5 days? Not acceptable.

  • Single
    8.2

    Very Clean. New. Good location.

    The fee to use Wireless LAN is very expensive. it was 20CHF. Considering this fee, the room price is not so reasonable. If you don't need it, this hotel is really reasonable.

  • Group of friends
    4.2

    Lack of storage, too many mirrors. Dizzy

  • Single
    10.0

    Clean, well designed, great location and friendly staff

    Internet access was intermiyyant

  • Single
    8.8

    Great location, very clean rooms , great room design

  • Group of friends
    3.8

    Your hotel sucks!!

    No internet connection and no announcements...

  • Single
    7.8

    Great value for money

    No frills accommodation but worth it

  • Single
    7.8

    New designed Hotel, friendly staff and good facility extras which help you when needed (ironing possibilities, energy transformer, mini bar, taxi call, etc.. which helps you in case of needs. In the city, next to bus/train station (and Starbucks, McDonald's).

    A bit of 'cold' design style 2 min walk to Red Light District

  • Single
    8.8

    Fresh newly designed hotel with a comfortable good room

    All ok

  • Single
    10.0

    Excellent location- just next to the Geneva train main station. Clean, comfort and desgin was verygood. Excellent value of money.

  • Single
    7.4

    Location. Price and friendly staff.

    Poor WiFi and lack of technical know how/training of staff on this matter.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Location next to the station and the information centre which give us tips to see Geneve in one day the hotel give us the public transport for one day pass which is excellent we have been everywhere in 6 hours including the harbour cruise

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Cristal - Geneva Geneva location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

4 Rue Pradier, Geneva, Switzerland, 1201

Get directions
City Center
  • Geneva
    1.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Gare de Cornavin
    200 m
  • Gare de Genève-Sécheron
    1.5 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Le Pradier (cuisine: Swiss)
    10 m
  • L'Entrecote Couronne
    310 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    79

Hotel Awards

SwissHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedGenevaHotel Cristal

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

Use Badge