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A Guide to Geneva’s Carouge District

Carouge Geneva’s Carouge district is a true locals’ neighbourhood; awash with pretty cottages, independent galleries, theatres, and trendy cafés, this laid-back, bohemian area is just begging to be explored. And, set on the pristine banks of Lake Geneva, a stay with us at the elegant Hotel d’Angleterre will put you in… [read more]
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The Best Autumn and Winter Events in Geneva

Header_Geneva-Events_Equestrian_Credit-Agathe-Poupeney The autumn and winter months in Geneva look set to be a sparkling, culturally-stimulating, and pretty festive affair. From equestrian ballet to an entire festival devoted to chocolate, world-class show jumping to open-air swimming competitions in Lake Geneva, you can enjoy all the best events in Geneva with a stay… [read more]
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Grilled Scallops Recipe from the Indian Food Festival

Header_Indian-Food-Festival-Recipe_Spices_Credit-Krzysztof-Slusarczyk_iStock_Thinkstock_www.thinkstockphotos.co Calling all foodies: the Indian Food Festival has returned to the acclaimed Windows Restaurant at Hotel d’Angleterre in Geneva for the 13th consecutive year. With renowned Chef Alfred Prasad heading up the kitchen, this year’s menu promises to be as delicious as ever, with innovative dishes like Lamb chops in… [read more]
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Six Beautiful Walks Near Geneva

Header_Credit-SerrNovik_iStock_Thinkstock_www.thinkstockphotos.co With verdant vineyards, towering mountains, and charming Swiss villages mere footsteps from your sumptuous guestroom at the lakeside Hotel d’Angleterre, there’s every reason to explore some of the beautiful walks near Geneva. Whether you want a leisurely amble among the vineyards or a challenging hike, there’s something for everyone in… [read more]
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Things to do Around Lake Geneva this Summer

SummerOntheLake_Lakeandflowers_CreditSuteracher_istock_Thinkstock_www.thinkstockphotos.co One of Europe’s largest lakes, Lake Geneva is surrounded by verdant woodland, World Heritage vineyards, and chateaux that look like they sprang from the pages of a fairy tale; it’s no wonder that visitors like Lord Byron and Audrey Hepburn have been charmed by the lake’s Alpine beauty over the… [read more]
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Chef Michael Coquelle Returns to Windows Restaurant

Chef Michael Coquelle Ideally located in the heart of the city, guests staying at Hotel d’Angleterre don’t have to travel far to enjoy Geneva’s finest cuisine. A favourite among visitors and locals alike, Windows Restaurant serves its culinary creations against the incredible backdrop of Lake Geneva and the towering mountains in the distance.… [read more]
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Five Spectacular Lake Castles in Geneva

Lake Castles in Geneva From fairy tale castles to frightening dungeons, Geneva offers plenty of ancient lakeside chateaus to explore. And if it’s lake views you’re after, make sure to stay at our elegant Hotel d’Angleterre – set right on the banks of Lake Geneva, you’ll be ideally located to get out and see… [read more]
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The Best Spring and Summer Events in Geneva

HEADERgenevadefetes_VueQuais_2014_Geneve Tourisme_O.Miche From cultural attractions and music festivals to world-renowned sporting competitions, the spring and summer months offer up some of the most exciting events in Geneva. Situated on the shores of Lake Geneva, Hotel d’Angleterre is the ideal scenic retreat for those planning an upbeat cultural escape, located just minutes from… [read more]
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The Best Ski Resorts Near Geneva

The Best Ski Resorts Near Geneva Whether you’re an avid skier or a beginner on the baby slopes, there’s nothing like some fresh Alpine air to clear the head (and lungs). Luckily, there are a number of scenic mountain retreats within easy reach of Geneva and our beautiful lakeside Hotel D’Angleterre. Best enjoyed with a fresh… [read more]
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A Guide to Buying a Watch in Geneva

dAngleterre There’s no doubt that when it comes to buying a luxury timepiece nothing quite beats the ‘Swiss Made’ label. A symbol of quality, craftsmanship and style, there’s no better place to splurge on a beautiful watch than in Geneva. Our lakeside Hotel d’Angleterre is a short distance from the city’s… [read more]
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