Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, Hotel Angleterre & Résidence is a four-star haven of luxury and tranquility in the heart of Lausanne. Minutes from the charming old town, and with the mountains and the lake at your door, there are plenty of things to see and do. Explore the city’s many boutiques, museums, and restaurants. Enjoy a gourmet meal with family and friends. Have an adventure on the slopes or on the lake.
The hotel itself is the perfect place to relax. Six pavilions, dating from the 18th, 19th, and 21st centuries, sit on the shores of the lake, nestled within landscaped gardens, perfectly blending historic elements with contemporary design. There are just 75 rooms housed in four buildings, each with its own distinct style, offering something for everyone. All rooms are tastefully decorated, creating comfortable and inviting environments, some with balconies and views over the garden and the lake.
Authenticity, comfort, and luxury combine in a harmonious atmosphere at Hotel Angleterre. Guests will appreciate the high standards and attentive service of the friendly, professional staff, and the opportunity to completely surrender to the beauty of nature at this spectacular site in Lausanne.
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Hotel Angleterre & Résidence Information
- Location & Getting There:
Located on the shores of the world famous Lake Geneva, Hotel Angleterre & Résidence is a five minute walk from the Old Town and a 40-minute drive from Geneva International Airport.
Hotel Angleterre & Résidence is a study in contrasts where modern design blends seamlessly with traditional décor. The hotel is spread over six historic pavilions. The buildings centre around a central lobby, a stunning glass structure nestled within lush gardens, with views of colourful flora from every angle.
75 comfortable and elegant rooms are housed in four of the pavilions (the fifth is home to conference facilities, the sixth is the lobby). The historic façades of Angleterre and Lutetia reveal contemporary interiors within. Florissant is reminiscent of an English cottage, with cozy furnishings and traditional design. Last, but not least, Longchamp is a modern masterpiece, offering luxuriously large bedrooms, many with terraces overlooking the garden and the lake. Whether opting for a bedroom or junior suite, guests will appreciate the comfort, luxury, and technology available throughout.
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Lausanne occupies an enviable position at the centre of three mountains, in the middle of nature’s spectacular beauty, and Hotel Angleterre & Résidence is at the centre of it all. Switzerland’s fourth largest city offers a vibrant cultural life, coupled with cosmopolitan conveniences, and a plethora of outdoor activities. There’s something for every taste.
In town discover an excellent selection of restaurants, galleries, museums, shopping, and more. Take in an exhibition, tour a medieval village, or simply head out for a stroll. With both lake and mountains on its doorstep, there are also plenty of outdoor adventures to be had from the hotel.
In the summer, go for a swim or take to the lake for a journey on the electric boat. Come winter, the ski slopes are just an hour away. The Terraced Vineyards of Lavaux, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are incredible to behold. Guests also have access to the tennis courts and award-winning spa at partner hotel, Beau-Rivage Palace. There are endless options to make unforgettable memories.
The hotel welcomes families and young guests.