Hotel Alpha-Palmiers By Fassbind in Lausanne - 4 HOTEL INFO stars

This is what awaits you:

  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Free use of the sauna
  • WLAN in room

Hotel description Alpha-Palmiers By Fassbind

Business hours of reception: 24 hours

Hotel Alpha-Palmiers is a four-star hotel located in the city centre of Lausanne. The hotel was entirely renovated in 2000. A futuristic building, rooms with panoramic view and external lifts made of glass make the new Alpha a unique establishment in the area.

The hotel can now welcome its guests. The new Hotel Alpha-Palmiers features a modern architecture surrounded by gardens, which will make you forget being in the centre of Lausanne. In the auditorium of the hotel, a bamboo wall of 6 m height has actually been planted.

The 210 rooms are spacious and quiet, comprising an area of 30 to 50 m², and offer exceptional comfort. There is plenty of daylight in the bathroom and dressing area. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, WLANinternet access and mini-bar. The hotel has an on site fitness facility, as well as a playground for children.

Hotel Alpha-Palmiers has 2 restaurants, one serving traditional and international dishes and the other one serving Swiss specialities.  

Please note that a visitors’ tax per person and night is to be paid separately on site.

New since January 2008: Free public transport in Lausanne. Once you have checked-in and, until the day of your check-out included, you will benefit from free transport by bus, metro and train within the regional public transportation network.

Free public transportation (busses, metros and train in the regional public transportation network) in Lausanne from check-in until check-out. *** Large choice over 150 DVDs rented at Chf 8.00 per DVD. ** The Internet access is now available for free to all our customers Reception hours: On business days: from 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 2002, Last complete renovation 2005, Last partial renovation 2005, Number of floors 6, Total number of rooms 187, Number of single rooms 15, Number of double rooms 170, of which have 2 separate beds 15, of which have a double bed 155, of which are suitable as three-bed rooms 25, Rooms with connecting door 30, Number of suites (separate rooms) 15, Number of junior suites 15, Number of apartments 25, Number of rooms with air conditioning 187, Hotel open all year round, Reception manned from 00:00, to 23:59, Earliest check-in 15:00, Latest check-out 12:00, Multilingual staff on hand 24 hours a day, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Number of luxury rooms 100, Number of business rooms 87, Hotel, City hotel, Station hotel, Business hotel, Art/design hotel, Trade fair hotel, Boutique hotel, Trade fair/conference hotel, family-run hotel, child-friendly hotel, Women's hotel, Hostel/Youth hostel, Cycling/biker hotel, Hiking hotel, No-smoking hotel, Gay and lesbian-friendly hotel, No-smoking room 60, Children's beds/cots 10

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Rue Du Petit-Chene 34, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland


  • Station (Lausanne - Railway Station) 0.15 km
  • City centre (Lausanne (Waadt)) 0.23 km
  • Airport (Geneva Cointrin International Airport (GVA)) 50.67 km
  • Highway (Maladiere) 3.0 km

Service times

Reception open:

12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Earliest check-in:

3:00 PM

Latest check-out:

12:00 PM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Diners Club
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Travelers' checks

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Public Internet terminal Hourly rate 6,00 CHF
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 30 CHF
  • Secure parking
  • Parking for women at hotel
  • Marked disabled parking space
  • Garage in the hotel Fee per 24 hours 30 CHF
  • Secure parking for bicycles/motorbikes
  • Coach parking space at hotel
  • Executive/business floor
  • Restaurant(s) 2 open from 12:00.00 until 14:00.00 and from 18:00 until 23:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Café/bistro
  • Garden/park
  • Garden terrace
  • Roof garden
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Fitness room
  • Beauty parlor
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Sprinkler system
  • Automatic emergency wake-up alarm
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby Hourly rate 0 CHF Fee per day 0 CHF
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Fitness centre
  • WLAN operator Monzoon
  • Vegetarian food available
  • Wholefood available
  • Diabetic food available
  • Senior Comfort suitable communal rooms
  • Seating with armrests in reception area
  • Interior lighting in public areas with motion sensors
  • Within walking distance of public transport max. 500m
  • Background music not louder than 40 db
  • Car parking is near the entrance, min. 350 cm wide and on firm ground.
  • Senior Comfort suitable food service
  • Various main meals available for half or full board
  • All meals also available as small portions (reduced price)
  • Easy-to-read menu (font at least Arial 12)
  • Table service
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel has emergency lighting
  • Hotel staiways ventilated
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws
  • Audible smoke alarms in guest room
  • Audible smoke alarm in hallways
  • All guest rooms equipped with sprinklers
  • All hallways equipped with sprinklers
  • Hotel auto linked to fire station (Alarm automatically notifies fire station)
  • Emergency exits for each floor
  • Building meets all current local, state and country building codes
  • Parking areas patrolled
  • Parking area equipped with lights
  • Hotel staff trained in first aid
  • Selection of Chinese dishes in restaurant and room service
  • Chopsticks in hotel restaurant

Room facilities

  • Special facilities for the disabled (visually impaired/deaf)
  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0 CHF Cost per day 0 CHF Provider Monzoon
  • Easy access for wheelchairs
  • Wheelchair-friendly rooms in accordance with DIN 18024, 18025 Number 187
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • Desk
  • Seating area
  • Separate luggage store
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Voicemail
  • Fax connection
  • Analogue modem connection
  • Room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Kitchenette in 15 rooms
  • Fridge
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker
  • Iron + ironing board
  • Centrally controlled air conditioning
  • Temperature controls in 215 rooms
  • Centrally controlled ventilation
  • Individually controlled ventilation in 215 rooms
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Make-up mirror
  • Full-length mirror
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with window
  • Emergency information
  • Plan of emergency exits
  • DVD player
  • DSL/broadband Internet access
  • TV with international news channel
  • Senior Comfort suitable room incl. bath
  • Remote control for heating + air conditioning
  • Separate reading light for bed
  • Sound-absorbent doors
  • Separate luggage storage space
  • Separate coat rack
  • Spacious wardrobe (linen shelf, hanging options)
  • Bed at least 50 cm high
  • Hooks for bath robes in bathroom
  • Additional seating option in bathroom
  • Generous storage space in the bathroom
  • Complimentary slippers provided in room
  • Chinese TV channel
  • Water boiler in room
  • Free tea supplies in room

In-house services

  • Large dogs permitted Fee per day 0 CHF
  • Pets permitted Fee per day 0 CHF
  • Hotel safe
  • Safety deposit boxes at reception
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Meets ISO 14001 environmental management standard
  • DVD/video rental
  • Classic concierge service
  • Express check-out
  • Porter service
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Business center
  • Secretarial services
  • Car rental
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Laundry service
  • Shoe-polishing service
  • Shoe-polishing machine
  • Use of an Internet terminal at the hotel
  • Free use of the sauna
  • WLAN in room
  • Pets not allowed
  • Hairdresser/barber
  • Babysitter
  • Limousine service
  • Medical service
  • Chemist and doctor can be contacted via reception
  • Various daily newspapers available
  • Excursion offers, e.g. for day trips or other excursions which can be run either unescorted or for groups
  • Information material about the hotel, region and local events
  • Local map and destination/city information in Mandarin
  • Adaptor for Chinese/US plugs
  • Daily weather forecast in Mandarin

Hotel location

Rue Du Petit-Chene 34, 1003 Lausanne - Vaud, lake Geneva Region

Evaluations of Alpha-Palmiers By Fassbind

Overall 168 ratings, including comments: 85 ratings
7.4 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
92% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Corporate customers
7.7 / 10
November 2015

Good location close to main station. Well maintained, spacious room with large clean bathroom. Hotel restaurant was excellent.

Corporate customers
8.3 / 10
October 2015

+ Big table :)

- Open bathroom. - There wasn't clear what are payment possibilities

Corporate customers
10 / 10
November 2014

Great, cozy room. Totally secluded and updated design.

Bit of a long trip from the reception area (had to take 2 elevators). But this is not a deal-breaker since the room is really nice and has a good price.

Corporate customers
9.4 / 10
November 2014

Great room, friendly, staff, excellent fitness center.


Corporate customers
6.7 / 10
December 2012

- Rooms and there size are fine

- No special price for hotel guest for parking - Breakfirst to expensive - Fitness miserable for such a big hotel - Fitness cannot be used at 6.a.m.

Corporate customers
4.2 / 10
July 2012

nice clean hotel, close from city center / train station

too expensive

Corporate customers
7.0 / 10
May 2012

Good location, close to the train station.

High variance in prices depedning on travel time.

Corporate customers
6.8 / 10
May 2012

Smell of kitchen was very strong in the rooms.

Corporate customers
9.6 / 10
August 2011

The room was large and clean, the staff was very helpfull. It is close to the station

Corporate customers
6.9 / 10
January 2011

Very good and nice furbished rooms

Wellness Room was not opened at 7 am // although it was indicated to be open from 6 am.

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