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Hotel du Marche - Lausanne

2 star Hotel Lausanne

Rue Pré-du-marché 42 - Lausanne

1-877-662-6988
Price starting from CHF 69.00
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Boasting a wonderful location between a lake and mountains, Hôtel du Marché is a 2-star hotel in the heart of Lausanne, not far away from Geneva, and offers a peaceful atmosphere despite its position in the city center.

Easily reachable by public transport, this city accommodation, which is encased in a single building, provides the perfect spot to start your sightseeing in Lausanne. Located close to the Palais Beaulieu, as well as close to restaurants and many shops, this hotel is an ideal solution for both tourists and business travelers. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available for guests in public areas.

With a friendly ambience and thoughtful staff, Hôtel du Marché will satisfy guests searching for a relaxing stay in Lausanne, on the shores of Lake Geneva. 
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.0 Very Good
Based on 50 hotel reviews © 2015 Venere.com

Good location close to bus station, walking distance to Palais de Rumine, Cathedra...

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Breakfast at Hotel du Marche

Breakfast is served each morning for a fee.

Facilities at Hotel du Marche

  • Dogs allowed
  • Lift/elevator
  • Garden
  • Pets accepted
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • City tour
  • Internet/Email services
  • Restaurant/Dining

Know before you go

  • Children 10 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Check-in: between 3 PM and 10 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.

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.

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between CHF 5 and CHF 15 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: CHF 30 per pet, per day

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


You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.10 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.

8.6

Clean

7.7

Location

8.5

Quiet

7.8

Spacious

8.2

Service

Hotel du Marche reviews

5.8 Ordinary
  • July 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Turkey

The girl at the reception was very helpful. The only good thing about the hotel is she.

8.3 Very Good
  • April 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • GB

Central location of this progressive 2 star hotel makes it and attractive proposition and availabity of single room + shared shower + wi fi suited my needs. I previously stayed here 4 years ago and the improvements made showed that feedback had been taken on board. Staff helpful, friendly. Lausanne travel card helful addition, TV in room with wide international options, kettle and tea/coffee suplies provided and small fridge useful. Excellent budget value option for Swizerland

9.0 Wonderful!
  • October 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Czech Republic

Quiet nice small place next to the very city centre.

9.4 Outstanding!
  • May 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • GB

Excellent and lovely staff, especially at the reception. Nice guests to meet and chat at the small terrasse in front of the hotel. Central location.

5.8 Ordinary
  • May 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Denmark

Okay rooms, but no information beforehand on single rooms available, though I travelled alone. All kind of people, youngsters, elderly

9.2 Wonderful!
  • May 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Serbia

The hotel is in the city center but in a quite place. The ratio price/quality is very high. I really recommend Hotel du Marche.

9.9 Outstanding!
  • March 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • USA

The staff was excellent, kind, helpful and knowledgeable. The room was spotless. Small bathroom, but no problem. Nice large thick towels. English speaking channels, tea/coffee in room. It was a wonderful stay.

8.3 Very Good
  • January 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Italy

Hostess very very nice!!

8.1 Very Good
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Australia

Suggest obtaining clear directions as a little difficult to find. This was the only hotel stay we had which provided a room kettle etc & a refridgerator. Shared bathroom facilities. Stay was quite adequate.

8.8 Excellent
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Spain

The bed was very comfortable. It was in the middle of de city, easy to go walking to the center. My experience was good.

5.9 Ordinary
  • April 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Canada

I was shocked at the fact that their office is closed during the night; from 22:00 to 7:30 Hrs. and NO PHONE in the rooms. I realize that most people today have a cell phone with them. BUT if a tourist is visiting from another continent they very likely do not have their cell phone with them. I did not. It really made me and my granddaughter uneasy staying there. I would not stay there again.

7.8 Good
  • June 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • USA

It is overpriced. We showed up at 11pm and had difficulty getting the caretaker/manager to open the doors for us. Helpful with holding the baggage after checkout for the day.

7.1 Good
  • December 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Australia

The hotel was comfortable, but the bathroom was extremely small, uncomfortably so. Breakfast was adequate and the hotel had a family feel. Lausanne itself, had little to offer for anyone wishing to experience what I had hoped Switzerland would he. It was hazy and you could see no further than 50mtrs across the lake. Also extremely hilly.

7.3 Good
  • November 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • United Kingdom

Nice enough hotel, good value for money, breakfast fine, access not too good - up a couple of flights of steps -not easy at my age with a suitcase !

8.4 Very Good
  • November 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • France

Not far from the city. Big room, quiet and clean.

7.9 Good
  • August 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Germany

Breakfast was very good.

9.2 Wonderful!
  • July 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • USA

A little far from the train station. You have to take a bus to the outskirts of the centre-ville and then walk for about 5-10 mins. We had heavy backpacks so this was a little frustrating. Other than this, we enjoyed our stay here and felt that the rooms were some of the nicest we stayed in during our 3 week vacation across Europe. The quality of the bathroom and shower (which we shared with the rest of the floor) were excellent, although small. The room itself was very nice and clean with a sink and television included. The neighborhood is very quiet, as was the hotel. The only other problem was the absence of staff members the morning of checkout. They require that you check yourself out. We were going to ask to leave our packs somewhere in the hotel so we could explore Lausanne that morning, but there was no one around! Finally, we felt that it was a little expensive,t but that is the unfortunate result of traveling in Switzerland.

6.4 Fair
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • USA

My only comment is that we left a jacket behind. I emailed the hotel at the venere email address, hoteldumarche@venere.com, but no one has responded. The email was sent Monday May 19, it is now Tuesday May 27.

9.4 Outstanding!
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

Basic but clean and good value, good sized room with coffee-making facility.

9.3 Wonderful!
  • January 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

7.3 Good
  • November 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Ireland

8.8 Excellent
  • June 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • France

9.4 Outstanding!
  • May 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Switzerland

7.8 Good
  • November 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Netherlands

7.0 Good
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

5.6 Ordinary
  • May 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • China

7.5 Good
  • March 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • France

9.0 Wonderful!
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

9.7 Outstanding!
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Israel

5.9 Ordinary
  • August 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Netherlands

8.0 Very Good
  • February 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

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8.4 Very Good
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Argentina

8.6 Excellent
  • February 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Spain

9.5 Outstanding!
  • December 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

9.2 Wonderful!
  • January 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

7.9 Good
  • April 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

8.7 Excellent
  • May 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Belgium

7.6 Good
  • March 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

8.3 Very Good
  • March 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • France

7.7 Good
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

6.0 Fair
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Canada

8.1 Very Good
  • March 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

8.6 Excellent
  • January 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

8.4 Very Good
  • August 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • France

8.9 Excellent
  • November 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

7.2 Good
  • July 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

7.7 Good
  • March 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

7.5 Good
  • March 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Spain

7.8 Good
  • February 2015
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at the 26-room Hotel du Marche. Cable TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Corporate travelers visiting the Lausanne area will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks. Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Cable TV
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Hotel du Marche

By car
From the highway take the Lausanne-Nord exit. Then follow the direction of Palais Beaulieu from where you will see signs indicating the hotel.

By public transportation
From the train station take bus no. 1 to Blécherette and get off at the Rue Neuve stop.

Distances from Hotel du Marche

Place of Riponne - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Lausanne Cathedral - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Lausanne Historical Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Palais de Beaulieu - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
University Hospital of Lausanne - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
International Institute for Management Development - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Olympic Museum - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Ouchy Port - 2 km / 1.2 mi
CIG de Malley - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
International Olympic Committee - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Parc Bourget - 3 km / 1.9 mi
University of Lausanne - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Lutry Pier - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards - 9.6 km / 6 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel du Marche is Geneva International Airport (GVA) - 51.7 km / 32.1 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 km and mile.