Le Richemond, Geneva

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. Le Richemond features 109 rooms including 22 suites with a lake or courtyard view, a restaurant and a bar with terraces and the only urban Sisley spa in Switzerland . 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 shares his authentic, simple and delicious cuisine which was rewarded 16/20 points from the Gault & Millau guide in 2016. Recognized “Ambassadeur du Terroir Genevois”, Le Jardin restaurant is proud to be Swiss, using local ingredients and wines.

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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3 Nights for the Price of 2

Our 3 Nights for the Price of 2 offer is the perfect excuse to stay and enjoy a complimentary night of luxury with us. Book a room or suite at a Dorchester Collection...

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Restaurant & Bar Events

Throughout the year, Le Jardin and Le Bar present a series of special events: jazz evenings with Werner Kuchker; Wine and dine events; Thanksgiving; an oyster and caviar bar...

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Le Spa by Sisley

Discover a world of tranquillity at Le Spa by Sisley. Enjoy special treatments, hammam and sauna or exercice in the fitness studio

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About Le Richemond

Le Richemond has been a feature of life in Geneva since 1875. Discover 140 years of history of the most iconic hotel in Geneva

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Suites & Rooms

Le Richemond has 109 rooms including 22 suites. All lake view rooms have balconies with panoramic views of the Gardens, Lake Geneva and Mont Blanc

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Restaurant & Bars

Nestled between Brunswick Gardens and Lake Geneva, this intimate restaurant attracts a clientele that favors simplicity and authenticity.

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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.

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