La Cour des Augustins Boutique Hotel, Geneva
|Rue Jean Violette 15, 1205, Geneva, Geneva Canton, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: La Cour des Augustins Boutique HotelLa Cour des Augustins Boutique Hotel is situated in the picturesque Latin Quarter of Geneva, between the pedestrianized Jean-Violette Street and the peaceful St-François Square. In the surrounding streets are Geneva's art district, shopping centre and the Sardinian village of Carouge.
In 2006, in collaboration with Swiss designer Philippe Cramer, this luxury apartment hotel was created by joining two buildings dating from the mid-19th Century via a central interior courtyard. The result is a stylish blend of contemporary and classic chic hotel accommodation.
Hotel La Cour des Augustins consists of 16 rooms and 24 suites, all individually designed with modern furniture and designer objects, a funky breakfast room, stylish boutique and permanent art exhibition.
Hotel La Cour des Augustins based its design concept on providing guests with individuality and space: with its self-catering apartment suites, unique modern style and first-class hotel service, there is little doubt that La Cour des Augustins has succeeded and even exceeded its intentions.
Type of rooms: La Cour des Augustins Boutique HotelLa Cour des Augustins contains 40 luxury rooms and apartments all fully equipped with a Wi-Fi internet system, complementary ADSL internet access, direct line telephone, an LCD television with web-radio and Pay-TV, a minibar and a safe.
Superior Executive Suite: Stunning 50m2 suite for one to four persons with two separate bedrooms with double beds, a fully-equipped kitchen, a lounge with a sofa and dining table as well as a bathroom with a bathtub and separate toilet.
Loft Suite: Spacious suite of 50 - 70m2 with a double bed, a fully-equipped kitchen, a lounge with a sofa and a bathroom with a bathtub or shower.
Executive Suite: Lovely 50m2 suite with a separate bedroom with double bed, fully-equipped kitchen, lounge with sofa and dining table, plus a bathroom with bathtub and separate toilet.
Junior Suite: 35m2 Suite with a double bed, fully-equipped kitchen, lounge with sofa and bathroom with bathtub.
Open Space Room: 30 m2 room with double bed and a bathroom with shower.
Essential Room: Single 20m2 room with a double bed and a bathroom with shower.
Additional information: La Cour des Augustins Boutique Hotel
Restaurant: La Cour des Augustins serves a continental buffet breakfast of pastries, bread rolls, cheeses, cured meats, fresh fruit and cereal. English breakfast is also available on request.
Art Gallery: La Cour des Augustins houses a significant private collection of African Art, with over 1000 pieces distributed throughout the hotel. The Swiss artist Stéphane Ducret also exhibits in the common areas and certain rooms.
Boutique: The Boutique at La Cour des Augustins stocks designer furniture and furnishings, contemporary lighting ideas and modern art objects.
Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Number of rooms: 40
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 19th Century/2006.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: French, English.Smoking policy: Smoking not permitted in the rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 46° 11' 39.00'' N 6° 8' 42.37'' E
Nearest airport: Cointrin (GVA) - 5.6km.