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This property is a 4-minute walk from the beach. Located in the center of Geneva, 650 feet from the lake and 1,950 feet from the Cornavin Train Station, Hotel Balzac features a snack bar and free WiFi access in all areas. The property is 0.8 mi from the United Nations Geneva.

Each room at the Balzac hotel features a flat-screen satellite TV, a refrigerator, a sofa and a private bathroom with shower or bath tub. The rooms offer views of the city.

A supermarket and restaurant are just 50 feet from the house.

The public transport stops are opposite the hotel, the PalExpo is 2.2 mi away and Geneva International Airport is 2.5 mi away. Free public transport tickets are provided on request.

This is our guests' favorite part of Geneva, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Balzac has been welcoming guests since Sept 19, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Geneva, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.8

Private parking at the hotel


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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Leman Theatre
    0.2 miles
  • Bains des Paquis
    0.3 miles
  • Jet d'Eau
    0.4 miles
  • Flower Clock
    0.6 miles
  • Shopping Area Geneve
    0.6 miles
  • St. Pierre Cathedral
    0.8 miles
  • United Nations Geneva
    0.8 miles
  • Parc La Grange
    0.9 miles
Top attractions
  • Victoria Hall
    0.9 miles
  • Geneva Town Hall
    0.9 miles
  • Palazzo
    0.9 miles
  • Stade de Geneve
    2.6 miles
  • Annemasse Train Station
    4.2 miles
  • CERN
    4.9 miles
  • European Council for Nuclear Research
    5.1 miles
  • The Hamlet of Santa Claus
    10 miles
  • Divonne-les-bains thermal center
    10.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Lac Léman
    0.1 miles
Public transit
  • Train Cornavin Train Station
    0.4 miles
  • Train Geneve-Secheron Train Station
    0.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Geneva International Airport
    2.4 miles
  • Chambéry-Savoie Airport
    41.8 miles
  • Lyon - Saint Exupery Airport
    61.4 miles
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Amenities of Hotel Balzac
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs CHF 15 per day.
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
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House rules Hotel Balzac takes special requests – add in the next step!


1:30 PM - 9:30 PM


Until 11:30 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa EC-Card Diners Club American Express Hotel Balzac accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the parking spaces are limited. You can reserve a parking space in the special request box during the booking process.

FAQs about Hotel Balzac

  • The nearest beach is 1,000 feet from Hotel Balzac.

  • Hotel Balzac is 2,150 feet from the center of Geneva.

  • Check-in at Hotel Balzac is from 1:30 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

  • Room options at Hotel Balzac include:

    • Double

  • The prices at Hotel Balzac may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Balzac offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Balzac (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Private Parking
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