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SURAH serviced apartment charming 1920 house

Suite Surah Living & dining room
14 reviews
Suite Surah Living & dining room
Suite Surah Bedroom 1
Suite Surah Bedroom 2
Suite Surah Bathroom
Suite Surah Staircase
Surah Kitchen
Surah Kitchen
Suite Surah Swiss tourism certification ****
Suite Surah Front door
Suite Surah Snow in garden
Suite Surah Retour de chine
Surah Steam boat
Surah Barque du Leman
Overlooking the lac
Lausanne Cathedral
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Lausanne, Canton of Vaud
Halfway between the center of the town and the lake, self contained 3 rooms, serviced apartment, located under the roof of a charming 1920 house, renovated in 2009, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, run by the owner, who lives in house. The suite SURAH is located on 2nd floor, has 2 bedrooms (3 single beds 90/200cm) a sitting room, kitchen, bathroom. Interior is refinely composed of a mix of modern and antique fittings and furniture. This accommodation is oriented towards people searching for short or long term lease 1 week to a year, either for a family gathering or as a base for tourism, business matters, Close to IMD,University campus, International Olympic Committee IOC.
Parking space provided next to the house.
Listing #FKN3832920
About the Owner
Brigitte Anne / Nicola M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:33%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
As landlady living on the ground floor of the house 'Retour de chine'I personally care with my husband after the well being of my guests. Upon arrival, I hand out the keys, give indications with regard to moving in the city, location of stores, banks, amenities, etc.
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Reviewed 23 July 2015


Reviewed 30 November 2014

We have just spent a delightful three months at "Retour de Chine" in Chemin du Reposoir in Lausanne. Our stay was made especially pleasant because of the charm of Brigitte and Nicola Mercier, the owners. They made us very welcome. The flat is clean and...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2014

We spent 3 weeks in Lausanne at Retour de Chine with our children in the SURAH suite during the summer. The landlady welcomed us in a friedly way from our arrival and made us feel like we were coming home every day! The apartment is...More

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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
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Suite SURAH rate depends on the number of occupants and duration of the stay.
For exemple, rate in swiss francs:
Rate per week CHF 1'880.00 up to 2 people / 2'215.00 up to 3 people
Rate per month CHF 4250.00 up to 2 people / 4780.00 up to 3 people
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About the neighbourhood
Lausanne is an historical city, offering magnificient views over the lake and the mountains. It also is very dynamic town adapted to the XXI century, although conveniant and charming given its small scale. Here you will find a high-ranking university, polytechnical school, hospital, Business school IMD, International firms, International Olympic Committee IOC, etc..
For the leisure, we have lake and mountains nearby, golf course, opera, theater, museums, etc..
Getting around
Bus at the door
Walking distance to the train station 15 minutes as well as to downtown or the lake.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Geneva Airport: 56.0 km
Railway: Lausanne: 1.0 km
Ferry: Boat (no ferry) at Lausanne Ouchy : 1.0 km
Depending of the mean of transportation either:
By plane. from Geneva Airport, direct train to Lausanne 4 times per hour or limousine service or car rental.
Highway exit 'Maladière' then head 'Lausanne center'. Retour de chine is located approximately 500m away.
My address and phone numbers appears on the rental confirmation.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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