$118 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Jan 17, 2015 Check-out: Jan 18, 2015

Hotel Continental

4 stars
Hotel Continental, 2, Place de la gare, Lausanne, 1001
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.0
out of 5
2 reviews
Convenient Hotel

Well worth its 4-star billing, this is a very professional and well looked after hotel. Centrally... See full review

  • Giacomo
  • Apr 1, 2013
Good location, great value

Directly across train station from Lausanne. Location cannot be beat as you are right between lake... See full review

  • TerryNYC
  • Jun 18, 2012
The Hotel Continental was originally built for the 1964 exposition in Lausanne. The hotel has 116 rooms, all recently totally refurbished. The Continental offers each traveller comfort and useful technology in the room, with a great focus on service quality and cleanliness. All rooms are non-smoking and equipped with Free WIFI internet access and air conditioning. The Continental offers furthermore 7 flexible meeting rooms which have been originally decorated with a masterpiece by the world famous Swiss painter Hans Erni. The "Fresques" have been inaugurated at the opening in 1964 for the world exposition in Lausanne. NEW: Parking facilities from 7 CHF per night!

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Hotel Continental Rooms

ECONOMY - single
Newly refurbished single economy room, 15 sqm, 120 cm bed.NON-SMOKING
ECONOMY - single
Newly refurbished single queen economy room, 20 sqm, queen bed (140 - 150 cm), large working space. NON-SMOKING
ECONOMY - double
Newly refurbished double economy room, 20 sqm, two twin beds (95 cm), seating area. NON-SMOKING
CLASSIC - double
Newly refurbished double classic comfort room , 28 sqm, chalet touch, two twin beds (100 cm), large working space and lounge area. NON-SMOKING

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • Airport shuttle
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Services
Business center
In-Room Safe
Conference facilities
Internet
Free internet
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled

Nearby points of interest

  • Federal Court of Justice: 0.1 mi
  • Main Train Station: 0.1 mi
  • Le Flon: 0.2 mi
  • Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Rue de Bourg: 0.5 mi
  • Parc Olympique: 0.5 mi
  • Ouchy: 0.5 mi
  • Olympic Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Jardin Botaniques: 0.7 mi
  • Fondation de l'Hermitage: 1 mi
  • Stade Olympique de la Pontaise: 1 mi
  • Theatre Vidy: 1.1 mi
  • Lac de Sauvabelin: 1.6 mi
  • CIG de Malley: 1.7 mi
  • University of Lausanne: 2.4 mi
  • Federal Court of Justice: 0.1 mi
  • Main Train Station: 0.1 mi
  • Le Flon: 0.2 mi
  • Cathedral: 0.4 mi
  • Rue de Bourg: 0.5 mi
  • Parc Olympique: 0.5 mi
  • Ouchy: 0.5 mi
  • Olympic Museum: 0.6 mi
  • Jardin Botaniques: 0.7 mi
  • Fondation de l'Hermitage: 1 mi
  • Stade Olympique de la Pontaise: 1 mi
  • Theatre Vidy: 1.1 mi
  • Lac de Sauvabelin: 1.6 mi
  • CIG de Malley: 1.7 mi
  • University of Lausanne: 2.4 mi
  • Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne: 2.9 mi

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Three fully equipped conference rooms available. From board meetings to large cocktail receptions we offer perfect setting for your prestigious events. Centrally located and easily reachable by public transports (Metro, buses or trains) the Continental Hotel offers a huge range of different meeting packages including Food and Beverages and allocation.

Dining

Grill Olympia
At the Grill Olympia you will be able to taste a very local and authentic cuisine. The ingrediens are all taken from very local suppliers with the greates emphasize on quality. Specialities of the Steak House Olympia are the different grilled meets as well as the tiger fish and the meet fondue.
Restaurant Boky (Asian cuisine)
At the adjacent restaurant Boky you will find different asian specialities. From famous thai dishes to chinese specialities you will be able to choose from a very vast menu. Moderate prices and good quality make this restaurant a very valid option for tired travellers that want to stay in house rather than exploring the city
Bar Olympia
The Bar Olympia, situated on the ground floor, just oposite the reception desk is a very lively Bar that offers every kind of snack from 8 am till 22.30 pm 7 days a week. Whether a croissant and a capuccino or a light snack/sandwich for lunch or even a good night cup, just ask the bar man what is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (2)

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Continental

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
2 out of 2
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3.5
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
suzie
Not Provided
Sep 12, 2010

Excellence hotel with good breakfast.

Excellence hotel with good breakfast. Will stay in this hotel again on our next visit.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of Hotel Continental

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Giacomo
Business
Milan
Apr 1, 2013

Convenient Hotel

Well worth its 4-star billing, this is a very professional and well looked after hotel. Centrally located, across the road from the central train station.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: In Hotel

You will receive a ticket for unlimited local travel in Lausanne from the hotel (part of your hotel tax).

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Review of Hotel Continental

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
TerryNYC
Business
NYC
Jun 18, 2012

Good location, great value

Directly across train station from Lausanne. Location cannot be beat as you are right between lake and old town. You can walk anywhere in town or take the Metro which is right below the hotel. Staff cannot be more friendly and helpful. Will return again if in the area.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: In Hotel

Unlimited pass for public transportation in Lausanne is included with all rates.

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