Ibis Lausanne Centre

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Average rate: $94 - Hotel class: 2 stars
20 rue du maupas, Lausanne, Switzerland

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Ibis Lausanne Centre Reviews

ajhno ajhno
3 reviews
Pretty good hotel especially for 2-stars May 11, 2011
I was impressed from when I walked in. The location, while a brief walk from the train station, is good and convenient to Old Town. The hotel radiates warmth and newness that I did not find in my other lower-priced Swiss hotels. It reminded me of a Holiday Inn Express in the US; not a lot of frills, stuffy service, or dozens of people running around, but compact, colorful, and friendly. I was surpised it is only rated 2-stars; in the US, I would think it would be 3-stars, and maybe even 3-1/2 if they had more than one person at the front desk.

The room was quite nice. Decent sized, with a nice, comfy bed, attractive bed linens (although a bit warm), and a nice room layout. The bathroom was equally nice. It did feature the typical budget European soap/body wash/shampoo, so bring your own shampoo if you're finicky.

The staff didn't know a lot about traveling nearby, or at least didn't understand my English pronounciations. They did recommend a few sights in Old Town, however, and directed me to a nearby Coop store to get a few cheap grocery items.

Wifi is free in the lobby and it's pretty efficient. The lobby is comfortable and attractive. I didn't have breakfast because it's not included and seemed expensive. But it looked like a better breakfast than the day-old croissant and yogurt routine I had at other hotels.

I had one run-in with a staff member, which was resolved. Overall, service isn't phenomenal, but is passable and the hotel is really nice and new. It was a bit hard to find the hotel initially, not because it is inconveniently located, but because it is a ways from the train station and a close-up map didn't help. After getting directions, it was a snap (although a bit of huff and puff).
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Ibis Lausanne Centre Overview

This hotel is situated to close the central area of the city and proximate to public transportation. Guests of the Ibis Lausanne Centre can amuse themselves at the many commercial addresses located in the city center. There are also a great many museums and nightlife establishments to explore in this city. Public transit is extensive. Guests of this establishment may use the city's main rail station to reach the Geneva International Airport, the nearest large airport to the Ibis Hotel Lausanne Centre. The trip takes 45 minutes.

This establishment has modern rooms furnished with numerous amenities. Internet connectivity, satellite television service and direct-dial telephone service are all standard amenities at the Ibis Lausanne Centre Hotel. All of the rooms are air-conditioned.

This establishment provides its guests with access to a bar. Guests are also able to order snacks at the bar. This entire establishment is non-smoking. There is car parking available for those who arrive in their own transportation. The Ibis Lausanne Centre Hotel provides its guests with a pass for the local public transportation.

Ibis Lausanne Centre Amenities

  • Business Center
  • High-speed Internet
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Airport shuttle
  • Disabled Access
  • Valet Parking
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Wake-up Service
  • Hair Dryer
  • TV
  • Photocopier
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Cots
  • Luggage Storage

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