Well worth its 4-star billing, this is a very professional and well looked after hotel. Centrally... See full review
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
Jun 18, 2012
The Hotel Continental was originally built for the 1964 exposition in Lausanne. The hotel has 116 rooms, all recently totally refurbished (2009). 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 3 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. The breakfast is included in all room offers and will be served from Monday to Friday from 6.30-10.00am as well as Saturdays and Sundays from 6.30-10.30am. NEW: Parking facilities from 5 CHF per night!
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
Situated just in front of the central train station the hotel Continental in Lausanne is reachable within 45 minutes (65 km) from Geneva airport by train.
This traditional 4 star hotel is strategically situated in front of the central train station and only a few walking minutes away from the Lake side. Public transport as well as the M2, Lausanne's underground, is available directly outside the hotel and permits its guests to reach every point in Lausanne, whether for Leisure or business, within 10 minutes. An ideal retreat for business travellers and tourists visiting the city.
Nearby points of interest
Federal Court of Justice: 0.1 mi
Main Train Station: 0.1 mi
Cathedral: 0.4 mi
Ouchy: 0.5 mi
Olympic Museum: 0.6 mi
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
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.
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.
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
habe nur eine nacht verbracht,war aber sehr zufrieden. die zimmer sind klein aber fein und sauber dusche und wc sehr modern und praktisch. direkt beim bhf und man kriegt ein tagesticket für die metro womit man schnell an die uni oder den see
kommt. parken kann man etwo 5 gehminuten entfernt für 5 sfr pro tag wer es schneller haben will im bhf für 22sfr pro 24 h. frühstück ist gut mir hat es an nichts gefehlt. tip: wenn man kein französisch kann, kein problem einfach immer nicken es erklärt sich alles von selbst :-)