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Super confortable photographer's design loft with exceptional view of lake&city

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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Your accommodation is an attic of 245sqm, situated in an 18th century house with a contemporain design recently restored by a local art photographer. The view of the lake&city is exceptional. 3 large bedrooms - 100sqm living room dining room & huge all equipped kitchen. You re 20' walk, along the lake&parks to the business&shopping heart of Geneva. If you work in the international quarter, you get a beautiful ride across the water by regular boat line & up the park in 30'. Public transport at door step or free parking space for your car. The village of Cologny is the most prestigious of the city. All the facilities you need are 2' walk, bakery,butcher,groceries store, pharmacy, best restaurants in town (relais & Chateaux), museum, and nature. Beautiful fruit trees garden overlooking the l...Your accommodation is an attic of 245sqm, situated in an 18th century house with a contemporain design recently restored by a local art photographer. The view of the lake&city is exceptional. 3 large bedrooms - 100sqm living room dining room & huge all equipped kitchen. You re 20' walk, along the lake&parks to the business&shopping heart of Geneva. If you work in the international quarter, you get a beautiful ride across the water by regular boat line & up the park in 30'. Public transport at door step or free parking space for your car. The village of Cologny is the most prestigious of the city. All the facilities you need are 2' walk, bakery,butcher,groceries store, pharmacy, best restaurants in town (relais & Chateaux), museum, and nature. Beautiful fruit trees garden overlooking the lake. Beware, people sensible with dogs & their smell should consider, the stairs case that takes you up to the apartment front door is shared with our only neighbor & dogs.They often leave hair & a strong Labrador's smell. This is 10 sec of tough time but totally relief once in the flat. The beds, linen & towels are top quality.Your steeping in a boutique hotel type of accommodation. All you need for an ideal retreat! Ideal for families or working collages. Easy access from the train station 15' and airport 25' at normal traffic hours.More
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About the Owner
philippe s
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2016
Interaction with guests
Unfortunately I won t be there to welcome you, but don't worry everything is organized to make sure you find your way up. Notes are waiting for you with most explanations on how to enjoy the place. I'm reachable for any questions you would have. There is an efficient wifi covering all the apartment. The kitchen is fully equipped with induction plate, oven, steam oven, micro wave. There's also a washing machine for clothes, iron, hairdryer...each bedroom has it's independent shower. Cable TV, video, Bang&Olufsen stereo and bluetooth UE boom speaker.
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Reviewed 17 May 2019 via mobile

The owner is not lying in his description of both the daunting entrance past the smelly and dirty dog kennel and the subsequent spectacular spacious modern apartment. The living room and kitchen are huge, the view of the lake is spectacular, the 3 bedrooms (each...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank erikthoomes
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Great spacious apartment with killer views and super comfy beds all appliances perfect Dogs and doglady "katherine" downstairs were fine.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank nikkorock
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

The ad for this flat is totally correct, the view of Lake Geneva is amazing and there is a kennel as a first floor neighbor. The owner is responsive and seems very nice, however we had to cut our stay short by one night as...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank Juli K
Connector504052, VR Owner at Super confortable photographer's design loft with exceptional view of lake&city, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Juli, thanks for expressing your concerns witch helps to improve the place. I will have a close look to all those details you mentioned. All the best and we hope you ll come to see us again with all those improvements.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: February 2018
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Thank you Philippe for sharing your fabulous apartment during our recent sabbatical in Geneva. The apartment was stylish and comfortable and had everything we could want or need. The views of the lake and Geneva are truly spectacular and there was nothing nicer than returning...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank GlobeGenie
Management response:Responded 29 December 2017

Dear guests, thank you very much for your beautiful review witch reflect so well the situation of the place. I m glad you had such a great time and I hope on your next stay, we'll find more occasions to spend time together.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Garden
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a dining room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Cologny is the most upmaket part of Geneva. All the famous hide on this hill that dominate the town and the lake, basically the best spot. In the morning, you just need to walk around the house to get the warm croissant from the village baker, on your way, you can have a quick expresso at the bar 'le coin des cerises'. For lunch you can go to 'la Closerie' italian gastronomie and in the evening at 'Le Lion d'Or', relais & chateau, one of the three best table in Geneva. All that 100m appart! The museum Bodmer world knowed for its most amazing collection of books from antique times. The reknown Golf of Cologny and the société nautique who won the America's Cup sailing trophy.( I was part of the team). You're at the door of nature for hiking.
Getting around
You are 2.5 km from the fountain, so basically 20-30' walks from the heart of the city, the old town, the shopping streets. Idealy, you can rent an electric bicycle that will allow you to reach any part of interest in less than 15'. More fun less worry. If you have a car, you can park for free at the door step. There is also the A bus that leaves at your front door every 20-30'. The stop is called Cologny temple. You get off at the terminus, 'Rive' witch is the center. Nerver the less, the best is to walk down the hill 5' and you catch the yellow regular boat line that takes you to the center or across.
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