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Hotel du Boulevard - Lausanne

2 star Hotel Lausanne

51 Boulevard de Grancy - Lausanne

1-877-662-6988
Price starting from CHF 99.00
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Built in 1895, this beautiful residence in neoclassic style combines all the modern technologies with the charm of an historical building. It is located only 300 meters away from Lausanne railway station and 800 meters from the Léman lake.

Entirely renovated in 2006, Le Boulevard offers all the comfort of a modern residence at very competitive prices. This is the perfect place for medium-long stays in Lausanne: you will enjoy autonomy and freedom in the comfortable rooms, most of which feature a kitchenette with fridge.

The hotel has an off-site reception desk and at your arrival you will have to enter a code which will give you access to the hotel and then to your room.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.3 Good
Based on 13 hotel reviews © 2014 Venere.com

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Facilities at Hotel du Boulevard

  • Luggage room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Lift/elevator
  • Laundry room
  • Pets accepted

Know before you go

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before noon.


This property offers self-service check-in for guests. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Policy

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: CHF 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.50 per person, per night
 

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

National rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating in Switzerland. This property is rated 2 stars and is displayed on this page as 2 stars.

Hotel du Boulevard is also known as

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8.3

Clean

7.8

Location

7.2

Quiet

7.2

Spacious

6.8

Service

Hotel du Boulevard reviews

5.9 Ordinary
  • April 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Australia

No staff at hotel has a reception in another hotel. Power went out in our room and we had to shift. Hard to speak to person at reception.Close to train station and food places.

9.4 Outstanding!
  • April 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Israel

If you come prepared to the fact you are not going to find a staf (it's all electronic, but very easy to manage) its a great place to stay for such a price. the cleanness of the room is not 100% but enough if you are not very obbsessive about that.

7.9 Good
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Australia

This was a great hotel, reasonably priced and in a fantastic location. The staff were helpful and overall it was a good experience. The only negative was that it was very very loud, particularly on weekends, as the street on which it is located is bustling until the early hours of the morning.

3.4
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • United Kingdom

I don't really like the idea that we can't communicate with the receptionist of the hotel face to face. We were impressed with the system used by the hotel, i.e. called us and instructed us over the phone to retrieve the keys from lockers. However, for visitors like us, who are looking forward to understand what to see and do in Lausanne..was immediately cool off by need to call number 11 to obtain any information. With the price we paid, we expected a better service.

7.0 Good
  • July 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • United Kingdom

This first experience of an automatic, unmanned hotel was a bit strange. The system actually worked quite well and we found our way to our room without any difficulty. As strangers to the locality we missed the ability to seek advice from the staff. One must recognise, however, that the saving that is made by not having staff on site adds significantly to the value for money that can be offered; to offset this, the security of the building is entirely dependent on the concientiousness of guests and there were occasions when the outside door was left open. The hotel is conveniently located near the railway station but this, togehter with the adjacent main roads, inevitably results in a certain amount of noise - a fact that was not helped by visiting during the Euro 2008 football competition. Overall we had a pleasant stay without any problems.

7.3 Good
  • February 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Germany

The venere site stated that there was free parking, but there isn't any parking available at this hotel. Keep in mind that parking in the public garage is 21 swiss francs per night. Also, there isn't a front desk, which can be a bit strange, but ultimatley isn't a problem.

9.1 Wonderful!
  • February 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Switzerland

The room was really very spacious, clean and well equipped (incl. kitchenet). There is no reception and no restaurant. The hotel is fully and very well electronically managed. A nice restaurant is situated across the road for lunch and dinner (Italian cuisine) where breaktfast can also be taken.

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6.5 Fair
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Argentina

7.5 Good
  • October 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Argentina

6.6 Fair
  • March 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

7.9 Good
  • August 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

8.9 Excellent
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Switzerland

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at the 22-room Hotel du Boulevard. Cable TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers visiting the Lausanne area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks and safes.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with hair dryers. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs.

Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Cable TV
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Hotel du Boulevard

By car
From the Genève-Lausanne motorway take exit Lausanne Ouchy. At the roundabout la Maladière turn right. On Place Bellerive square, turn left on Ave des Bains. Follow Av. de Milan and Blvd de Grancy and you will find the hotel on your right side.

By bus
Lines 1 and 5 stop in the vicinity of the hotel (get off at Epinettes stop).

By train
The hotel is located only 300 metres from the Lausanne railway station.

By airplane
From Geneva International Airport there is a direct train every 10 minutes for the Lausanne railway station.

Distances from Hotel du Boulevard

International Institute for Management Development - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Lausanne Historical Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Lausanne Cathedral - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Olympic Museum - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Palais de Beaulieu - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
International Olympic Committee - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
CIG de Malley - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Parc Bourget - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
University of Lausanne - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Lutry Pier - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Lavaux Vineyard Terraces - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Palais Lumieres - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
Evian Casino - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel du Boulevard is Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.) - 50.8 km / 31.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.