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Gold List 2010

Beau-Rivage Palace, Lausanne 

17-19 Place du Port


Tel: 41 21 613 33 33

On a ten-acre parkland on Lake Geneva's shore, this "elegant and subtle" Belle Époque hotel has a wooden pier left over from the steamboat days of the small port Ouchy. Cathedral-ceiling rooms have been updated with Asian carpets and bathrooms "full of marble." Chef Anne-Sophie Pic invents seasonal surprises at her eponymous restaurant, where a selection of aged Armagnacs is at hand. Stained glass windows surround the hotel's main staircase.

(168 rooms)
Also featured on the: Gold List for 2005, Gold List for 2006, Gold List for 2007, Gold List for 2008, Gold List for 2009, Gold List for 2011
Amenities: Pool, Spa, Tennis

Overall Score: 94.6

  • Rooms: 92.7
  • Service: 89.1
  • Food: 89.1
  • Location: 94.5
  • Design: 94.4
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