Grand Hotel du Lac, Vevey
|Rue d'Italie 1, 1800, Vevey, Vaud, SWITZERLAND.|
Description: Grand Hotel du LacThis historic property enjoys a fabulous location of lake Geneva, and is situated in a magnificently restored hotel, originally built in 1868. Recently having undergone a thorough renovation under the direction of the renowned interior architect Pierre-Yves Rochon, Grand Hotel du Lac now offers five-star accommodation, gastronomic cuisine and exclusive bespoke services in a matchless lakeside setting.
Luxury is the byword at Grand Hotel du Lac, and is present in all corners of the hotel. Offering fabulous views of the lake and the French Alps, the hotel is perfect for both business and pleasure visits to the historic town of Vevey, which has a number of important landmarks, including the Aile castle and the Swiss Museum of Photography. On site amenities include the Swiss Bellefontaine Health & Wellness Centre, with a Turkish bath, sauna, a fitness room and a relaxation area. There is also a large outdoor swimming pool.
Fine cuisine is not forgotten at Grand Hotel du Lac, and the hotel boasts a number of fine dining options, including the Michelin-starred Les Saisons restaurant, which also holds 16/20 Gault-Millau points, and La Veranda, offering regional specialities and a spectacular view of the gardens and the lake. The hotel also has three-hundred square metres of fully equipped conference facilities, ideal for VIP presentations, seminars and gala dinners.
Type of rooms: Grand Hotel du LacSuperior Double or Twin Room:
The Superior rooms enjoy modern day comforts and face the city of Vevey. They are fully equipped with air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom and mini-bar. One king-size bed or twin beds. Extra beds are not available in these rooms. Room size from 19 to 29 sq m.
Deluxe Double or Twin Room with Lake View:
These very spacious rooms offer fine views of Lake Geneva and the Alps. They come with an iPad/iPod docking station, and a balcony or terrace. One king-size bed or twin beds. Extra beds are not available in these rooms. Room size from 27 to 36 sq m.
The Junior Suite combine a bedroom, a bathroom and a combined lounge area. Some Junior Suites also have a balcony or a terrace. They come with an iPad/iPod docking station, and a Nespresso coffee machine. One king-size bed. One extra bed for children is available in these suites.
Suite size from 38 to 45 sq m.
This stunning Suite is decorated in red and black is designed like an apartment. It offers a superb view over the lake, the Alps and the hotel garden. It consists of a master bedroom, three walk-in closets, lounge, dining area, Kitchenette, Guests toilets, Clarins amenities Fax machine DVD player iPod docking station and two balconies. One king size bed. Suite size 110 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: individual air-conditioning; direct telephone line; work desk; in-room bar; 3-D satellite TV with full entertainment programme; electronic safe; hair dryer.
Additional information: Grand Hotel du Lac
Private limousine and airport shuttle services are available on request. Charges apply.
There is a small daily charge for pets.
Number of rooms: 50
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1868/2006Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms and a dedicated smoking area.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Les Saisons is open from Thursday to Saturday from 07:00pm. to 09:30pm.
Annual closing from June to September.
La Veranda is open daily.
Breakfast, from 07:00am. to 11:00am.
Lunch, from 12 noon to 02:00pm.
Dinner, from 07:00pm. to 10:30pm.
Sunday brunch, from 12 noon to 03:00pm.
GPS Coordinates: 46° 27' 27.19'' N 6° 51' 7.32'' E
Nearest airport: Geneva International Airport - 88,7 km.