Blog Archive: Fairmont Le Montreux Palace Hotel

Blog Archive: Fairmont Le Montreux Palace Hotel

Originally Published On: 23rd March 2012

 Starting with… Is this RIGHT for you?

A luxury five star hotel situated on the shores of Lake Geneva overlooking the Alps, with exceptional views of breathtaking scenery.

Nestled in a sheltered bay on Lake Geneva, the breathtaking backdrop of the snow-covered Alps and surrounding vineyards are a spectacular sight and only a two-hour flight journey from most European destinations. Montreux is only an hour away from Geneva. The journey to the destination is a selling point in itself. Not only are the trains ultra efficient and of the highest standard, the scenery is just picturesque. It is the perfect way to start and finish your journey, taking advantage of all the luxury features the hotel has offer.

Activities at this location include a visit to Chillon Castle, ideal for receptions and gala dinners. Lake Geneva Shipping Company is perfect for luncheons on the lakeside resort, and, of course, there is the skiing, sailing and golf.

The famous Montreux Jazz Festival takes place in June/July and features concerts on a variety of stages and parks. And thanks to the mild climate, Montreux is known as the capital of the Vaud Riviera, with exceptional weather all year round.


*A statue was unveiled as a tribute to Freddie Mercury and overlooks Lake Geneva