Le Richemond, Geneva

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Set on the banks of Lake Geneva, by the famous Jet d’Eau, Le Richemond is at the heart of a city known for its style and grace. 

Le Richemond is ideally located at the heart of the city, a few minutes by walk from the main train station and 15 minutes by car from the International Airport. Just over the bridge, on the rive gauche, guests can discover the old city and the Cathedral Saint-Pierre, the museums district and the luxury boutiques of the Rue du Rhône.  

The iconic five-star hotel is celebrating this year 140 years of history. In 1875, the hotel was a small family hotel with only 25 beds owned by Adolphe-Rodolphe Armleder. For over a century, Le Richemond has welcomed distinguished guests, from Hollywood icons and artists to international dignitaries and authors, all enjoying the unique cosmopolitan atmosphere and alpine scenery. The clientele has included some of the greatest names of the 20th century - from Charlie Chaplin and Louis Armstrong to Sophia Loren, Rita Hayworth and Marc Chagall. 

Renovated in 2007, Le Richemond has been decorated in a contemporary style with a strong emphasis on comfort, elegance and state-of-the-art facilities. Le Richemond features 109 rooms including 22 suites with a lake or courtyard view. Signature suites are spacious with luxurious marble bathrooms and offer breathtaking views on the Brunswick Gardens and snow-capped Mont-Blanc. 

At Le Jardin, Chef Philippe Bourrel offers a simple and modern French cuisine. Le Jardin is part of the “Ambassadeur du Terroir Genevois”, as products used come mainly from Geneva and Switzerland.   

Le Richemond also features the only urban Sisley Spa in Switzerland. Enjoy a world of well-being at the heart of the city with a relaxation room, a hammam, a steam bath and a fitness room offering the latest TechnoGym equipment. Fitness and spa are not restricted to the hotel clientele. 


Le Richemond
Rue Adhémar-Fabri 8-10,
1201 Geneva, Switzerland

Tel: +41 22 715 7000
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This exciting city straddles the River Rhône, and the hotel is situated at its heart on the north bank, ideally located for the business centre and for visiting the famous landmarks of the city, as well as the numerous museums and galleries. Find out about local attractions

Local temperature 21°C(70°F)

Local time 1:02 AM

Time zone GMT +1 hour

Currency Swiss Franc

Language Spoken French, German, Italian

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